THE LE SIGH is a blog that highlights women in music and art.

cynthiaschemmer:

essential-industry:

I’ll be selling my zines here on Sunday the 27th. Come on out. Last year’s event was a hoot!

—> I’ll be selling zines, along with a bunch of other rad Philly zinesters, at the Brooklyn Zine Fest this Sunday, April 27th! 
Also, a wee reminder to Philly-dwellers, my zine release reading is tomorrow at the Soapbox in West Philly! Info here!

cynthiaschemmer:

essential-industry:

I’ll be selling my zines here on Sunday the 27th. Come on out. Last year’s event was a hoot!

—> I’ll be selling zines, along with a bunch of other rad Philly zinesters, at the Brooklyn Zine Fest this Sunday, April 27th! 

Also, a wee reminder to Philly-dwellers, my zine release reading is tomorrow at the Soapbox in West Philly! Info here!

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Issue 6, Call for Submissions →

saltmagazine:

‘I wished [that that] woman would write and proclaim this unique empire so that other women, other unacknowledged sovereigns, might exclaim: I, too, overflow; my desires have invented new desires, my body knows unheard-of songs. Time and again I, too have felt so full of luminous torrents that I…

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officialscreamingfemales:

IMPOSE
{While the live album, recorded by Steve Albini (who helped the band become darlings with 2012’s Ugly), perfectly captures the Screaming Females’ talent, translating the band’s memorable and often better live versions of their catalogue to record, there’s something not quite captured. And that something is how downright fucking impressive Marissa Paternoster is, particularly when you see her face-to-face.}
LE SIGH
{Screaming Females has always been the type of band that never seeks assurance from anyone, and this has never been more evident than on Live At the Hideout. The group marinates in their time onstage, promising more than familiar versions of fan favorites. Screaming Females sound ferocious on their studio recordings, but this Steve Albini-produced record captures the raw intimacy of a tiny venue.}
CHICAGO READER
{You can hear it in the way Paternoster’s ringing, fuzzed-out guitar hangs over the end of “Leave It All Up to Me” to overlap with the quiet, downcast bass-­driven intro to “Foul Mouth”; you can hear it in the brief, mumbled banter Paternoster manages after her blustery shouting on “Lights Out”; and whenever the music dies down, you can hear it in the crowd’s rapturous cheering}
PITCHFORK
COOL DAD
ORDER THE ALBUM HERE

officialscreamingfemales:

IMPOSE

{While the live album, recorded by Steve Albini (who helped the band become darlings with 2012’s Ugly), perfectly captures the Screaming Females’ talent, translating the band’s memorable and often better live versions of their catalogue to record, there’s something not quite captured. And that something is how downright fucking impressive Marissa Paternoster is, particularly when you see her face-to-face.}

LE SIGH

{Screaming Females has always been the type of band that never seeks assurance from anyone, and this has never been more evident than on Live At the Hideout. The group marinates in their time onstage, promising more than familiar versions of fan favorites. Screaming Females sound ferocious on their studio recordings, but this Steve Albini-produced record captures the raw intimacy of a tiny venue.}

CHICAGO READER

{You can hear it in the way Paternoster’s ringing, fuzzed-out guitar hangs over the end of “Leave It All Up to Me” to overlap with the quiet, downcast bass-­driven intro to “Foul Mouth”; you can hear it in the brief, mumbled banter Paternoster manages after her blustery shouting on “Lights Out”; and whenever the music dies down, you can hear it in the crowd’s rapturous cheering}

PITCHFORK

COOL DAD

ORDER THE ALBUM HERE

— 2 days ago with 31 notes
#screaming females  #live at the hideout  #the le sigh 
midwesternmiscreant:

HELLO!! The Miscreant is turning 50, and we’re throwing a party. For 3 years, we’ve had the honor of serving you as a zine. Please come celebrate with us and enjoy the tunes of some of our cover babes! We will have copies of issue 50 available for you to pick up and feast your eyes on. 
More details here!

C U THERE

midwesternmiscreant:

HELLO!! The Miscreant is turning 50, and we’re throwing a party. For 3 years, we’ve had the honor of serving you as a zine. Please come celebrate with us and enjoy the tunes of some of our cover babes! We will have copies of issue 50 available for you to pick up and feast your eyes on. 

More details here!

C U THERE

— 3 days ago with 65 notes

summertimeinhell:

my friend stefanie wrote this cool song you should check out and get her album if ya want it’s pay what ya want
(seriously though who the fuck doesn’t do pay what you want these days get with the times)

but yea this song is cool and she’s pretty cool too.

Grown Up Joke by Stefanie Bannister

— 3 days ago with 33 notes
girlsdontzine:

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS 
for a non-profit zine making fun of societies expectations of women. e.g. girls don’t poop, have body hair, have a willy, cut their toe nails, ect.. taking submissions of illustration, photography, writing, whatever ya like really.please send submissions along with your name to girlsdontzine@gmail.com
and pretty please reblog this!! im really excited for this to happen and it cant unless you lovely people submit, so get the word out! 
thankyou!!!!! 

girlsdontzine:

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS 

for a non-profit zine making fun of societies expectations of women. 

e.g. girls don’t poop, have body hair, have a willy, cut their toe nails, ect.. 

taking submissions of illustration, photography, writing, whatever ya like really.

please send submissions along with your name to girlsdontzine@gmail.com

and pretty please reblog this!! im really excited for this to happen and it cant unless you lovely people submit, so get the word out! 

thankyou!!!!! 

— 4 days ago with 2128 notes