Sunday 30th April 2017,
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All posts by CrystalErickson

Meeting of the Minds: “When Björk Met Attenborough”

Despite its intriguing subject matter, the over-edited and awkward dialogue in this documentary film only leaves viewers wanting more. [...]

June 16, 2014 Articles, Features

Janelle Monáe: October 22, 2013 in Minneapolis

While whispers of Prince's guest appearance filled the theatre, once Janelle Monae hit the stage, she was the only act that mattered. [...]

October 28, 2013 Shows

Let’s Start a Pussy Riot (Curated by Emely Neu and Edited by Jade French)

Let's Start A Pussy Riot, curated by Emely Neu and edited by Jade French, is a celebration of both the now-famous Russian punk band and feminism. [...]

August 15, 2013 Articles, Reads

The Riot Grrrl Collection (edited by Lisa Darms)

Archivist Lisa Darms compiles her Riot Grrrl Collection (housed at NYU) into a book we can all enjoy. [...]

June 24, 2013 Articles, Reads

Pussy Riot! A Punk Prayer For Freedom (edited and published by Feminist Press)

Pussy Riot’s trial and global outcry of support is further proof of music’s ability to change the world, in times when nothing else seems to work. [...]

April 6, 2013 Articles, Reads

Women Make Noise: Girl Bands from Motown to the Modern (Edited by Julia Downes)

In a book that so heatedly asks why women making influential music are being left out of the history books, the omissions are hard to ignore. [...]

March 19, 2013 Articles, Reads

Introducing … Carmen Villain

Carmen Maria Hillestad grew up in Norway, where she eventually worked as a supermodel before realizing she needed a career change. [...]

March 11, 2013 Articles, Features, Interviews