Different Stokes, Not by Blokes

Victoria Roskams’ alternative playlist, and no men are present!

This article was originally published in Issue 10, December 2015. To read the full print magazine, visit: http://issuu.com/uobfemsoc/docs/twss_issue_10_winter_2015

Not tired of pop music? But tired of the same old guys with guitars? Here’s a handy list of heavy tunes with female vocalists, even some all-female bands, proving that girls can rock as hard as guys, if not harder.

» X-Ray Spex – Oh Bondage Up Yours!

» Siouxsie & the Banshees – Monitor

» The Slits – Heard It Through The Grapevine

» Hole – Celebrity Skin

» Veruca Salt – Number One Blind

» Garbage – Queer

» PJ Harvey – Long Snake Moan

» St. Vincent – Your Lips Are Red

» Anna Calvi – Love Of My Life

» Lush – Ladykillers

» Elastica – Vaseline

» Patti Smith – Kimberly

» Grace Jones – Demolition Man

» Sonic Youth – The Ineffable Me

» Grimes – Flesh Without Blood

» Noun – Loveblood

» Savages – She Will


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