BitchTapes: Rock Camp for Girls
Girls Rock NC is in it's 10th year of holding rock music feminist camps for girls in North Carolina. Their programs use music as a vehicle for building community and self-esteem in young girls. Each year, the camp gives the girls a mix CD of women who have rocked out before them. Camp co-founder Beth Turner put together this selection from some of those mixes, with songs ranging from Bikini Kill to Luscious Jackson.
Boyz – MIA
Click Click – Slant 6
Do the Zonk – Donna Loren
Erase You – ESG
Feels Blind – Bikini Kill
Freewheel – Team Dresch
Here – Luscious Jackson
Lloyd, I’m Ready to be Heartbroken – Camera Obscura
Love Guide – Ms. Thing
Mama Said – The Shirlies
Nude as the News – Cat Power
Our Lips are Sealed – The Go-Go’s
Shim Sham – Imperial Teen
Stop Sobbing – The Pretenders
Sunday Girl – Blondie
Upside Down – Donna Summer
Yeah Right – Girlschool
You’re No Rock and Roll Fun – Sleater Kinney
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