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Flashes Of Finch: Fully Funded!

Hurrah! Jennifer Finch’s Kickstarter campaign to fund the preservation of her epic/historic photographic archive via digital scanning has crossed the metaphorical finish line with 284 backers, and a purse of $12,463 (well over the $9,100 she was hoping for). I … Continue reading

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Flashes Of Finch [Updated!!!]

Jennifer Finch is a multi-talented woman… not only is she an “axe”-wielding-singer-songwriter (with bands such as L7, Other Star People, and The Shocker), she’s also been an “amateur” shutter-bug since the age of 13, taking thousands and thousands of photographs … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Ian “Lemmy” Kilmister (1945-2015)

I’m woefully late to mark the passing of “Lemmy” Kilmister, founder and lead-singer of the seminal English rock band Motörhead, because I was wrestling with the supposed theme of this blog, i.e. “women I admire”… but really there’s no conflict … Continue reading

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Not Dead Yet! [Victory Lap]

Good news, everyone! The L7 Pretend We’re Dead Kickstarter campaign reached its funding target of $97,000 with several days to spare, and has been slurping up the gravy ever since… finishing with over $130,000 in the kitty! I’m proud to say … Continue reading

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Not Dead Yet!

Good news for fans of grunge-punk grrrls L7 (still one of my top-five fave bands of all-time): The classic, chart-storming line-up is reuniting for a couple festival gigs this summer*, with “more shows to be announced” over the coming weeks. … Continue reading

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Lying and Crying: Chapter Three

[This post is part of a series, inspired by the book Why Men Lie and Women Cry (2003) by Allan & Barbara Pease. Previous entry: Chapter Two] Chapter Three: Why Women Cry Apparently there are three known purposes for tears: … Continue reading

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