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German National Association of Commercial Employees

The German National Association of Commercial Employees, also known as the German National Union of Commercial Employees was a German nationalist and anti-Semitic labour union founded in Germany in 1893. It had links with the German Social Party ...

Anna Campbell

Anna Montgomery Campbell, also known as Hêlin Qereçox, was a British feminist, anarchist and prison abolition activist who fought with the Kurdish Womens Protection Units in Syria. Campbell was born in Lewes, East Sussex, the daughter of progress ...

Feminist Improvising Group

The Feminist Improvising Group were a five- to eight-piece English free improvising avant-garde jazz and experimental music ensemble formed in London in 1977 by Scottish vocalist Maggie Nicols and English bassoonist/composer Lindsay Cooper. Their ...

Go! Push Pops

Go! Push Pops, formally named The Push Pop Collective is a queer, transnational, radical Feminist art collective under the direction of Elisa Garcia de la Huerta and Katie Cercone.

Lydia DUstebyn Ladies Swing Band

Lydia DUstebyns Ladies Swing Orchestra was a British feminist swing band of all female musicians. Lydia DUstebyn was not a real person, but a fictional character based on Ivy Benson - a famous London woman band leader. The band would frequently a ...

Ociciwan Contemporary Art Collective

Established in 2015 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on Treaty 6 territory, the founding core collective members were Jade Nasogaluak Carpenter, Tiffany Shaw-Collinge, Erin Sutherland, Becca Taylor, Kristy Trinier, and Missy LeBlanc. Current Core Co ...

Polvo de Gallina Negra

Polvo de Gallina Negra was a collective founded by Mexican visual artists Maris Bustamante and Monica Mayer in 1983, the first group of the feminist art genre in Mexico. For ten years, their activities included demonstrations, exhibitions, confer ...

Robin Tewes

Robin Tewes is a Queens-born, New York City-based artist, known since the early 1980s for her representational paintings of frozen, narrative-like moments. She has shown her work in numerous solo exhibitions in New York City, as well as nationall ...

Sapphire and Crystals

Sapphire and Crystals is a collective of women artists of African descent based in Chicago, IL and founded in 1987 by ceramicist and teacher Marva Lee Pitchford-Jolly and visual artist Felicia Grant Preston. The still active collective has held g ...

Sister Serpents

Sister Serpents was a radical feminist art collective that began as a small group women in Chicago in the summer of 1989, as a direct response to the Webster v. Reproductive Health Services Supreme Court decision. They continued their work throug ...

SubRosa

subRosa is a cyberfeminist organization led by artists Faith Wilding and Hyla Willis. subRosa Manifesto: "subRosas name honors feminist pioneers in art, activism, labor, science, and politics: Rosa Bonheur, Rosa Luxemburg, Rosie the Riveter, Rosa ...

We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-1985

We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 is an exhibition held in the Brooklyn Museum of Art from April 21, 2017 through September 17, 2017. Exhibition surveys the last twenty years of black female art and presents more than forty art ...

Ewa Charkiewicz

Ewa Charkiewicz is a Polish economist, socialist feminist, and member of the Green Party. She conducts transdisciplinary research and lectured at universities in the Netherlands, the United States and India. She combines academic work with involv ...

7 Year Bitch

7 Year Bitch was an American punk rock band from Seattle, Washington that was active for 7 years, between 1990 and 1997. Their career yielded three albums, and was impacted by the deaths of their guitarist Stefanie Sargent and close friend Mia Za ...

Adickdid

Adickdid was an all-female punk rock band started in the early 1990s in Eugene, Oregon by Kaia Wilson, Nalini Cheriel, and Sara Shelton Bellum. They toured alongside other riot grrrl bands. Their first single "All American Girl" b/w "Columbus" wa ...

All Saints (group)

All Saints are an English-Canadian girl group formed in London in 1993. They were founded as All Saints 1.9.7.5 by members Melanie Blatt, Shaznay Lewis and Simone Rainford. The group struggled to find commercial success upon being signed to ZTT R ...

Apollonia 6

After a number of disputes with Prince, Vanity Denise Matthews, the lead singer of the Prince-created Vanity 6, fled the Prince entourage in 1983 to pursue solo endeavors, recording with Motown Records and acting in films. She left open an acting ...

Azure Ray

Azure Ray is an American dream pop duo, consisting of musicians Maria Taylor and Orenda Fink. Formed in Athens, Georgia in 2001, they later moved to Omaha, Nebraska joining the Saddle Creek Records music scene, which also included Bright Eyes, Th ...

Blame Sally

Blame Sally is a collaboration of four solo female singer-songwriters from San Francisco who have recorded and performed together frequently over the past decade. The members of the group include Pam Delgado, Renee Harcourt, Rob Strom, Jeri Jones ...

Bratmobile

Bratmobile was an American punk band. Bratmobile was a first-generation "riot grrrl" band, which grew from the Pacific Northwest and Washington state underground. It was influenced by several eclectic musical styles, including elements of pop, su ...

Callow (band)

Callow is a Dream Doom duo based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Its members are Gared Moses and Sami Knowles. They are known for their dark and doom-y music, and evocative live shows.

CLAVVS

CLAVVS is a Brooklyn-based indie pop duo originally from Atlanta, Georgia. Composed of four-time Grammy Award-winning producer and multi-instrumentalist Graham Marsh and writer/vocalist Amber Renee, CLAVVS was formed in 2013 in East Atlanta Villa ...

Cruel Youth

Cruel Youth is a band fronted by Teddy Sinclair, who previously recorded two solo albums under the name Natalia Kills. In 2016, Sinclair started the band with her husband, Willy Moon. The bands first EP, +30mg, was released on September 16, 2016.

Destinys Child

Destinys Child was an American girl group whose final and best-known line-up comprised Beyonce Knowles, Kelly Rowland, and Michelle Williams. The group began their musical career as Girls Tyme, formed in 1990 in Houston, Texas. After years of lim ...

Estrons

Estrons were a Welsh alternative rock band from Cardiff, Wales. The band featured Tali Kallstrom, Rhodri Daniel, Steffan Pringle, and Adam Thomas. The bands debut album You Say Im Too Much, I Say Youre Not Enough was released in 2018. The band of ...

The Ethical Debating Society

The Ethical Debating Society are a three-piece DIY punk, post-riot grrrl group from London, England. They have been described as "one of the most exciting DIY bands" in the UK.

Femina

In 2004, friends Clara Miglioli and Sofia "Toti" Trucco formed Femina in San Martin de los Andes, Argentina. The trios name Femina means female in Latin. The trio chose the name because they liked its sound and message. Band member Toti elaborate ...

First Aid Kit (band)

First Aid Kit is a Swedish folk duo that consists of the sisters Klara and Johanna Soderberg. When performing live, the duo is accompanied by a drummer, a pedal steel guitarist, and a keyboard player. In 2008, they gained some Internet popularity ...

Frightwig

Frightwig is as an all-female punk rock band from San Francisco, California, formed in 1982 by Deanna Ashley and Mia Levin. After many line-up changes, Frightwig retired in 1994 to raise children and focus on other career paths. Frightwig reforme ...

G.L.O.S.S.

G.L.O.S.S. was a trans-feminist hardcore punk band based out of Olympia, Washington. The group formed in 2014 and consisted of members Corey Evans, Sadie "Switchblade" Smith, Jake Bison, Tannrr Hainsworth, and Julaya Antolin.

H.A.T (group)

H.A.T is a Vietnamese pop girl group formed in 2004. H.A.T consist of Lương Bich Hữu, Pham Quỳnh Anh và Thu Thủy. Thu Thủy was replaced by the Mắt Ngoc former member, Ngo Quỳnh Anh in 2004 after she left the group. In the career, H.A.T released t ...

Hole (band)

Hole was an American alternative rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1989. It was founded by singer and guitarist Courtney Love and guitarist Eric Erlandson. It had several different bassists and drummers, the most prolific being drumm ...

Indigo Girls

Indigo Girls are an American folk rock music duo from Atlanta, Georgia, United States, consisting of Amy Ray and Emily Saliers. The two met in elementary school and began performing together as high school students in Decatur, Georgia, part of th ...

Krudas Cubensi

Krudas Cubensi, also known Las Krudas, is an activist hip-hop group with black feminist, queer and vegan politics. Born in Cuba in the 1990s, it is part of the Caribbean diaspora in the United States since 2006.

Little Mix

Little Mix are a British girl group formed in 2011 during the eighth series of the British version of The X Factor. They were the first group to win the competition, and following their victory, they signed with Simon Cowells record label Syco Mu ...

Lolita Storm

Lolita Storm is a digital hardcore band from the UK consisting of Nhung Napalm, Romy Bonilla Medina, Jimmy Too Bad and Spex. They released their single debut "Goodbye America"/"Get Back Im Evil" in 1999 on the Rabid Badger label. NME subsequently ...

Luscious Jackson

Luscious Jackson is an alternative rock/rap-rock group formed in 1991. The bands name was inspired by now-retired American basketball player Lucious Jackson. The original band consisted of Jill Cunniff vocals, bass, Gabby Glaser vocals, guitar, a ...

Mecca Normal

Mecca Normal is a two-piece indie rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, formed by Jean Smith and David Lester in 1984. Smith writes lyrics and sings in a style that is often confrontational and laced with feminist themes; Lesters me ...

Pink Champagne

Pink Champagne was a Swedish feminist punk band in the 1980s. It consisted of four women, Stina Berge, Ann Carlberger, Karin Jansson and Gunilla Welin. Kajsa Grytt was briefly a member. They released two full-length albums, Vackra pojke! and Karl ...

Real Like You

Real Like You are an English–Irish girl group composed of Luena Martinez, Halle Williams, Seorsia Jack, Virginia Hampson, Kellimarie Willis and Jess Folley. In 2019, they won The X Factor: The Band, and were subsequently signed to Syco Music.

Reel World String Band

In 1991, band members Karen Jones and Bev Futrell had a radio show, Wominsounds which was broadcast through Central and Eastern Kentucky from the Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond. The two-hour show was focused on music, readings, and annou ...

Retching Red

Retching Red was an Oakland, California-based hardcore punk band that formed in late July 2004. Their lyrics mainly deal with feminist and leftist political issues. The band consisted of founding members Cinder Block vocals, formerly of Tilt and ...

Rising Appalachia

Rising Appalachia is a folk music group led by multi-instrumentalist sisters Leah and Chloe Smith. The bands style ranges from simple harmonics to using a wide variety of percussive instruments, creating a mix of world, folk, and soul music.

Rockbitch

Rockbitch were an expat, British, mostly female, metal band, who performed nude and incorporated sexual acts and Pagan rituals into their performances.

Roda Bonor

Roda bonor was a feminist progg band formed in Lund in the mid 1970s. Roda bonor was one of the progg movements first real girl bands. The lyrics and music were written mainly by the band members. Their most famous song is Oh, Carol. Others inclu ...

Rouge (group)

Rouge are a Brazilian pop girl group formed in 2002, through the SBT and Disney Channel talent show Popstars produced by RGB. The group comprised singers Aline Wirley, Fantine Tho, Karin Hils, Li Martins and Lu Andrade. The groups debut studio al ...

Elizabeth Rowe (flutist)

Elizabeth Rowe is an American flutist, known for being the principal flutist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and for a gender discrimination lawsuit. Rowe grew up in Oregon where she started playing the flute as a child. She earned a music degre ...

Skinny Girl Diet

Skinny Girl Diet is a British political punk band, often described as riot grrrl, formed in London, England. The group consists of singer, songwriter and guitarist Delilah Holliday and drummer Ursula Holliday.

Sleater-Kinney

Sleater-Kinney is an American rock band that formed in Olympia, Washington, in 1994. The bands current lineup features Corin Tucker and Carrie Brownstein, following the departure of longtime member Janet Weiss in 2019. Sleater-Kinney originated a ...

Spice Girls

The Spice Girls are an English pop girl group formed in 1994. The group comprises Melanie Brown, also known as Mel B, Melanie Chisholm, also known as Mel C, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell, and Victoria Beckham. They were signed to Virgin Records and ...