2/04/2009

RIOT GRRRL COVER SHOW

[Flyer by Jacki Sulley]


+ For the Birds will be tabling at the ANTI-VALENTINE'S DAY RIOT GRRRL COVER SHOW on February 14th. We are co-releasing the GIMME COOTIES compilation with Kathi K., which will be debuting at the show. I'm doing the cover art for the comp. Cynthia, Kathi, Krista and I are doing Bikini Kill.

Here's the info:

Saturday, February 14th, 2009: Anti-Valentine’s Day Riot Grrrl Cover Band SHOW!

This will also be the release for the GIMME COOTIES Comp!

We will be tabling with the FOR THE BIRDS distro @ THE 1087 LOFT[ www.myspace.com/the1087loft ]

8:00 PM SHOW with

BLATZ
HUGGY BEAR
EXCUSE 17
SLEATER KINNEY
BIKINI KILL
RAOOUL
LYDIA LUNCH
& THE GOSSIP

INFORMATION ON THE GIMME COOTIES COMPILATION:

"CD release of the GIMME COOTIES comp: featuring 18 live tracks of allgirl/girl fronted bands in brooklyn + the surrounding east coast area.these tracks were recorded throughout 2008-9 in basements and allages/diy spaces, and have been compiled to document a new wave ofbadass girls playing music and to reinforce the notion that the upkeep of grrrl punk love is contagious.
don’t get your cootie shots.

listen to this comp.

now go start a band with your girlfriends.

tracks include songs by:
carnal knowledge (RIP)
cheeky
bad dates (RIP)
screaming females
witches
trophy wife
each other’s mothers
the homewreckers
handjobs

get yr cooties at the show! co-released by FOR THE BIRDS COLLECTIVE.
available as CDs and tapes, 3 bux.

xo kathi"

+ Here's us with the For the Birds distro at the show at Purchase College last Saturday. Cheeky played, too:


[L to R: me, Jess, Sandra, Cynthia, Aria
photo from cynthia ann]

Check out my entry on the For the Birds blog about some of the new items we have in stock, and Cynthia's famous cupcakes!

SEE YOU ON THE 14TH!