riot grrrl

(redirected from riot girl)

riot grrrl

A form of feminist punk music that developed in the United States in the 1990s.
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Trying to be true to his religion, he finds himself among an unlikely group of Muslims--skaters, gays, and a riot girl in a burqa.
Featuring Vin Nebril (belly button wine) and Riot Girl Ros from Hip Chicks Do Wine in Portland.
I was given a little bit of shit from one girl who calls herself a riot girl and some other girls who think that they have to stay away from my blog because they think that the point of my blog is catering to men.
What I Say and What I Mean is an appropriate homage to riot girl, with a fittingly shouty chorus and driving guitar sound.
Her unending scream, baby doll dresses and commitment to rock made Kat Bjelland, at The Cluny in Newcastle tonight, the ultimate riot girl, but with motherhood and a new line-up, Emma Race asks her if anything has changed
But a riot girl or a grrrl is a more militant creature defined as a member of "a movement expressing feminist resistance to male domination in society.
Before bringing a gay sensibility to Piki and Poko, they created original Web content for PlanetOut, with a cast of characters that included oddball astrologers Tara, a bratty teen riot girl, and Chrystallah, an uptight New Age matron, as well as Marsha and Bibi, identical twin sisters-in-law sexologist messengers from the future.
But they refuse to fall into the glamour trap or be pegged as the next riot girl revivalists.
The original Riot Girl and former Babes in Toyland guitarist, was courted by Courtney Love for her new band, but she turned her down to front Katastrophy Wife with young Brummies Andrew Parker and Darren Donovan.
Big news for riot girls as Sleater Kinney have announced a reformation and a new album.
PUSSY RIOT GIRLS FREED-2: Russia on Monday released the two jailed members of anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot whose imprisonment prompted a wave of global outrage, with both women immediately vowing to fight injustice in Russian prisons.
htm) calling for the Pussy Riot girls to be released was Madonna, who has condemned the two-year jail sentence as "inhumane".