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even clean hands cause damage #10 Saturday 9 November @ Summerhill Bowling Club: All-dayer with Shopping, Halo Halo, ILL, Beauty Pageant, Expensive, No Ditching, Kinky, Elopes, Council Tax Band, Rexine & Witch Hands

October 6, 2013


even clean hands cause damage #10 all-dayer with Shopping, Halo Halo, ILL, Beauty Pageant, Expensive, No Ditching, Kinky, Elopes, Council Tax Band, Rexine & Witch Hands Saturday 9 November 2013 Doors at 3pm (first band at 3:30pm) Summerhill Bowling Club (Winchester Terrace, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 6EH) Advance tickets £6 from WeGotTickets or £8 on […]

Troublemakers: Queer//Feminist Academic-Activists in Cultural Theory & Activism

March 23, 2013


Okay so I have been doing, writing, thinking and teaching all things DIY culture for a while now.  I started out doing research on UK riot grrrl in 2005. At that time riot grrrl was still a pretty bad word and the oral histories I did were sometimes the first time they had talked about […]

even clean hands cause damage #7: roseanne barrr, fret! & beauty pageant @ Morden Tower Tuesday 13 November

November 4, 2012


This November I’m teaming up with the very excellent and audacious ladies of Beauty Pageant Marie and Helen to bring you a dirty noisy gig in an ancient monument because that’s how we like to do things in the North East. Roseanne Barrr are a drum/bass No Wave Noise Punk from South London, with songs about […]

Girl Gang Film Season @ Star & Shadow Cinema 2 – 13 September 2012

July 5, 2012


Ha! I wrote a press release for the GIRL GANG FILM SEASON I’m programming at the star & shadow that will conincide with loads of rad stuff happening in newcastle during September. no really. s’gonna be too rad. here it is: Look out as radical gangs of girls congregate on the streets of Newcastle-upon-Tyne this […]

march events… IWD, riot grrrl hi-jinks, dancing, V day, fall in love with derby, dykes assemble

March 3, 2012


woah, so march is shaping up to be a busy one as our city starts to wake up from a wintery depression slumber and we remember how close we are to the north sea and countryside. anyways here’s my pick of rad stuff with my usual queer girl angle… One fine excuse to have a […]

february events… town bike, first even clean hands gig, queer lady blind date, lady garden, another music in a different kitchen and feminist film season!!!!

January 31, 2012


TUESDAY 7TH FEBRUARY, FROM 8PM @ THE FISK TANK, DURHAM. THREE QUID IN. Facebook Event “Discount Horse & The Equestrian Collective presents… TOWN BIKE (Liverpool) Hook heavy powerpop FFO Kenickie, The Unlovables. MARTHA (Durham/Newcastle) More powerpop, semi-fictional FFO Exploding Hearts, Housemartins & DANIEL VS. THE WORLD (Newcastle) Piano pop from Chillingham Road’s most cynical barista. […]