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Kenickie Britpop

Britpop Style File: Kenickie

Britpop Style File: Kenickie

These days, Lauren Laverne is famous for her work as a BBC TV presenter. In the ’90s, she fronted Kenickie. Kenickie combined the best elements of Elastica’s punk rock attitude, the Manic Street Preachers’ glam sensibilities and the Spice Girls’ “girl power” message. Lauren along with Emmy Kate Montrose and Marie du Santiago developed their […]

Britpop Girl Power Anthems, Pt. I

When we think of the 90s and girl power, one group immediately springs to mind: the Spice Girls. While they were certainly fun, it was the ladies of Britpop who really showed us what girl power was all about. Kenickie – “Come Out 2Nite” Lauren Laverne and the girls snarl their way through this […]