A brief history of Riot Grrrl – the space-reclaiming 90s punk movement

There’s a storm brewing in the Pacific North-West… When the beginnings of the Riot Grrrl movement first began to spring up, punk rock was loud, brash, and predominantly male. Up in Seattle, flannel-clad boys in grunge bands – most notably, Nirvana – were dominating the scene. Though Kurt Cobain personally resented macho swaggering, so-called “cock … Continue reading A brief history of Riot Grrrl – the space-reclaiming 90s punk movement