105 relations: All Hands on the Bad One, All Songs Considered, All Tomorrow's Parties (festival), AllMusic, Alternative rock, Anti-war movement, Bass guitar, Bikini Kill, Bob's Burgers, Bratmobile, Brisbane, Bust (magazine), Cadallaca, Call the Doctor, Candy Ass Records, Carrie Brownstein, Chainsaw Records, Classic rock, Consumerism, Corin Tucker, Crystal Ballroom (Portland, Oregon), Cypher in the Snow, D♭ tuning, Dig Me Out, Eddie Vedder, Evergreen State College, Excuse 17, Fat Mike, Feminism, Fred Schneider, Free to Fight, Gender role, Grant McLennan, Greil Marcus, Harvey Milk High School, Heavens to Betsy, Hedwig and the Angry Inch (musical), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (soundtrack), Indie rock, Interstate 5, Into the Wild (soundtrack), Janet Weiss, John Doe (musician), John Goodmanson, Katie Harkin, Kill My Blues, Kill Rock Stars, Lacey, Washington, Laura Macfarlane, Lead guitar, ..., Left-wing politics, Mary Timony, Mecca Normal, Merge Records, Mirror Traffic, Ninetynine, NME, No Cities to Love, NOFX, NPR, Olympia, Washington, One Beat, Patti Smith, Pearl Jam, Peter Buck, Poly Styrene, Portland, Oregon, Portlandia (TV series), Punk rock, Punk subculture, Quasi, R.E.M., Real Emotional Trash, Rhythm guitar, Riot grrrl, Robert Christgau, Robert Forster (musician), Rock Against Bush, Rock music, Sarah Dougher, Seattle, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Siouxsie Sioux, Sleater-Kinney (album), Social conservatism, Social liberalism, Sonic Youth, Spin (magazine), Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, Stereogum, Sub Pop, The B-52's, The Friends of Rachel Worth, The Go-Betweens, The Hot Rock (album), The Minders, The Oregonian, The Woods (album), Throwing Muses, United States, Wig in a Box, Wild Flag, Wild Flag (album), X-Ray Spex, 1,000 Years. Expand index (55 more) » « Shrink index
All Hands on the Bad One is the fifth studio album by the American rock band Sleater-Kinney, released on May 2, 2000, by Kill Rock Stars.
All Songs Considered is a weekly online multimedia program started in January 2000 by NPR's All Things Considered director Bob Boilen.
All Tomorrow's Parties was an organisation based in London that promoted music festivals, concerts and records throughout the world for over ten years.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
An anti-war movement (also antiwar) is a social movement, usually in opposition to a particular nation's decision to start or carry on an armed conflict, unconditional of a maybe-existing just cause.
The bass guitar (also known as electric bass, or bass) is a stringed instrument similar in appearance and construction to an electric guitar, except with a longer neck and scale length, and four to six strings or courses.
Bikini Kill was an American punk rock band formed in Olympia, Washington, in October 1990.
Bob's Burgers is an American animated sitcom created by Loren Bouchard that premiered on Fox on January 9, 2011.
Bratmobile was an American punk band.
Brisbane is the capital of and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.
BUST is a women's lifestyle magazine that is published six times a year.
Cadallaca is an indie rock band formed at a party in Portland, Oregon in 1997.
Call the Doctor is the second studio album by the American rock band Sleater-Kinney.
Candy Ass Records was an independent record label in Portland, Oregon that was run by Jody Bleyle, a member of the bands Team Dresch and Hazel and of the queercore bands Family Outing and Infinite Xs.
Carrie Rachel Brownstein (born September 27, 1974) is an American musician, model, writer, actress, director, and comedian.
Chainsaw Records is an independent record label run by Donna Dresch that is devoted to Queercore bands.
Classic rock is a radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock (AOR) format in the early 1980s.
Consumerism is a social and economic order and ideology that encourages the acquisition of goods and services in ever-increasing amounts.
Corin Lisa Tucker (born November 9, 1972 in Eugene, Oregon) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known for her work with rock band Sleater-Kinney.
Crystal Ballroom, originally built as Cotillion Hall, is a historic building in Portland, Oregon, United States.
Cypher in the Snow were an all women queercore band from San Francisco.
D tuning, also called C tuning, is an alternative guitar tuning.
Dig Me Out is the third studio album by the American rock band Sleater-Kinney, released on April 8, 1997, by Kill Rock Stars.
Eddie Vedder (born Edward Louis Severson III; December 23, 1964) is an American musician, multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and one of three guitarists of the American rock band Pearl Jam.
The Evergreen State College is a public liberal arts college and a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges, located in Olympia, Washington, U.S. Founded in 1967, Evergreen was formed to be an experimental and non-traditional college.
Excuse 17 was a punk rock band from Olympia, Washington, USA, that performed and recorded from 1993 to 1995.
Michael John Burkett (born January 31, 1967), known professionally as Fat Mike, is an American musician and producer.
Feminism is a range of political movements, ideologies, and social movements that share a common goal: to define, establish, and achieve political, economic, personal, and social equality of sexes.
Frederick William Schneider III (born July 1, 1951) is an American singer, songwriter, arranger, and musician, best known as the frontman of the rock band The B-52's, of which he is a founding member.
Free to Fight is a project consisting of a 1995 double album and booklet, and a single later released by Candy Ass Records.
A gender role, also known as a sex role, is a social role encompassing a range of behaviors and attitudes that are generally considered acceptable, appropriate, or desirable for people based on their actual or perceived sex or sexuality.
Grant William McLennan (12 February 19586 May 2006) was an Australian alternative rock singer-songwriter-guitarist.
Greil Marcus (born June 19, 1945) is an American author, music journalist and cultural critic.
Harvey Milk High School is a public high school in the East Village of New York City designed for, though not limited to, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender young people, as well as those questioning their sexuality.
Heavens to Betsy was an American indie-punk band formed in Olympia, Washington in 1991.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a rock musical about a fictional rock and roll band fronted by a transgender East German singer, Hedwig Robinson.
''Hedwig and the Angry Inch'' is a 1998 musical about a fictional rock and roll band fronted by an East German genderqueer singer.
Indie rock is a genre of rock music that originated in the United Kingdom in the 1970s.
Interstate 5 (I-5) is the main Interstate Highway on the West Coast of the United States, running largely parallel to the Pacific coast of the continental U.S. from Mexico to Canada.
Into the Wild is the debut solo studio album by Pearl Jam vocalist Eddie Vedder, and is based on his contributions to the soundtrack for the film of the same name.
Janet Lee Weiss (born September 24, 1965) is a rock drummer, best known as a member of Sleater-Kinney and currently also a member of Quasi.
John Nommensen Duchac (born February 25, 1953), known professionally as John Doe, is an American singer, songwriter, actor, poet, guitarist and bass player.
John Goodmanson (born 1968) is an American recording engineer and indie rock record producer.
Katie Harkin (born April 12, 1986) is an English musician and songwriter originally from Leeds.
Kill My Blues is the second solo album by Corin Tucker (of Sleater-Kinney) and her band, released on September 18, 2012 by Kill Rock Stars.
Kill Rock Stars is an independent record label founded in 1991 by Slim Moon and Tinuviel Sampson, and based in both Olympia, Washington, and Portland, Oregon.
Lacey is a city in Thurston County, Washington, United States.
Laura Sandra MacFarlane (also credited as Lora MacFarlane) is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter and audio engineer.
Lead guitar is a musical part for a guitar in which the guitarist plays melody lines, instrumental fill passages, guitar solos, and occasionally, some riffs within a song structure.
Left-wing politics supports social equality and egalitarianism, often in opposition to social hierarchy.
Mary Bozana Timony (born October 17, 1970) is an American independent singer-songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, and violist.
Mecca Normal is a two-piece indie rock band from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, formed by Jean Smith and David Lester in 1984.
Merge Records is an independent record label based in Durham, North Carolina.
Mirror Traffic is the fifth studio album by Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, released on August 23, 2011 by Matador Records.
Ninetynine (styled as ninetynine) is an indie band based in Melbourne, Australia.
New Musical Express (NME) is a British music journalism website and former magazine that has been published since 1952.
No Cities to Love is the eighth studio album by American rock band Sleater-Kinney, released on January 20, 2015, through Sub Pop.
NOFX is an American punk rock band from Los Angeles, California.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
Olympia is the capital of the U.S. state of Washington and the county seat of Thurston County. It was incorporated on January 28, 1859. The population was 46,479 as of the 2010 census, making it the 24th largest city in the state. The city borders Lacey to the east and Tumwater to the south. Olympia is a cultural center of the southern Puget Sound region. Olympia is located southwest of Seattle, the largest city in the state of Washington.
One Beat is the sixth studio album by the American rock band Sleater-Kinney, released on August 20, 2002, by Kill Rock Stars.
Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, poet, and visual artist who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.
Pearl Jam is an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington, in 1990.
Peter Lawrence Buck (born December 6, 1956) is an American musician and songwriter who is best known as co-founder and lead guitarist of the alternative rock band R.E.M. Throughout his career with R.E.M. (1980–2011), as well as during his subsequent solo career, Buck has also been at various times an official member of numerous 'side project' groups.
Marianne Joan Elliott-Said (3 July 1957 – 25 April 2011),, Digital Spy, 26 April 2011 known by the stage name Poly Styrene, was a British musician, singer-songwriter, and frontwoman for the punk rock band X-Ray Spex.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.
Portlandia is a sketch comedy television series set and filmed in and around Portland, Oregon, starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
Punk subculture includes a diverse array of ideologies, fashion, and other forms of expression, visual art, dance, literature and film.
Quasi is an American indie rock band formed in Portland, Oregon in 1993 by former spouses Sam Coomes (vocals, guitar, rocksichord, various keyboards, bass) and Janet Weiss (vocals and drums).
R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, that was formed in 1980 by drummer Bill Berry, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and lead vocalist Michael Stipe.
Real Emotional Trash is the fourth album by Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks.
In music performances, rhythm guitar is a technique and role that performs a combination of two functions: to provide all or part of the rhythmic pulse in conjunction with other instruments from the rhythm section (e.g., drumkit, bass guitar); and to provide all or part of the harmony, i.e. the chords from a song's chord progression, where a chord is a group of notes played together.
Riot grrrl is an underground feminist punk movement that began in the early 1990s in Washington state (particularly Olympia) and the greater Pacific Northwest.
Robert Thomas Christgau (born April 18, 1942) is an American essayist and music journalist.
Robert Derwent Garth Forster (born 29 June 1957) is an Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist and music critic.
Rock Against Bush was a project mobilizing punk and alternative musicians against the 2004 U.S. Presidential re-election campaign of George W. Bush.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Sarah Dougher (born September 15, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and teacher.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
Siouxsie and the Banshees were an English rock band, formed in London in 1976 by vocalist Siouxsie Sioux and bass guitarist Steven Severin.
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Sleater-Kinney is the debut studio album by the American rock band Sleater-Kinney, released in 1995 by Chainsaw Records.
Social conservatism is the belief that society is built upon a fragile network of relationships which need to be upheld through duty, traditional values and established institutions.
Social liberalism (also known as modern liberalism or egalitarian liberalism) is a political ideology and a variety of liberalism that endorses a market economy and the expansion of civil and political rights while also believing that the legitimate role of the government includes addressing economic and social issues such as poverty, health care and education.
Sonic Youth was an American rock band based in New York City, formed in 1981.
Spin is an American music magazine founded in 1985 by publisher Bob Guccione, Jr. The magazine stopped running in print in 2012 and currently runs as a webzine.
Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks is a rock band consisting of Stephen Malkmus, Mike Clark, Joanna Bolme, and Jake Morris.
Stereogum is a daily Internet publication that focuses on music news, song premieres, and irreverent commentary.
Sub Pop is a record label founded in 1986 by Bruce Pavitt.
The B-52s (styled as The B-52's prior to 2008) are an American rock band, formed in Athens, Georgia, in 1976.
The Friends of Rachel Worth is the seventh album by Brisbane indie band The Go-Betweens, released 12 years after their sixth, 16 Lovers Lane.
The Go-Betweens were an indie rock band formed in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia in 1977.
The Hot Rock is the fourth studio album by the American rock band Sleater-Kinney, released on February 23, 1999, by Kill Rock Stars.
The Minders are a band closely associated with The Elephant Six Collective.
The Oregonian is a daily newspaper based in Portland, Oregon, owned by Advance Publications.
The Woods is the seventh studio album by American indie rock band Sleater-Kinney.
Throwing Muses is an alternative rock band formed in 1981 in Newport, Rhode Island, that toured and recorded extensively until 1997, when its members began concentrating more on other projects.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Wig In A Box: Songs from & Inspired by Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a charity tribute album featuring versions of songs from the musical Hedwig and the Angry Inch.
Wild Flag was an American four-piece indie rock/post-punk supergroup based in Portland, Oregon and Washington, D.C..
Wild Flag is the sole studio album by American indie rock band Wild Flag.
X-Ray Spex were an English punk band from London that formed in 1976.
1,000 Years is the first album by The Corin Tucker Band, released on October 5, 2010, and the first album Tucker released since Sleater-Kinney went on "hiatus" in 2006.