Toys in Babeland
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local bands (and singer-songwriters) we love:
Farrell - formerly of Moxiestarpark
The Dan Emery Mystery Band
Major Matt Mason, USA
Schwervon! - Nanner's side project with Major Matt
The Color Guard
Muckafurgason
Sit n' Spin
Full Throttle Aristotle
Kittyhawk
Squint
Triple Creme
John S. Hall
Tony Hightower
Galvanized
The Hissyfits
The Trouble Dolls
Palomar
Jon Berger - Poet guy

other favorite musical types:
Sleater-Kinney - official KRS site
Le Tigre - official Mr. Lady site
Summer's Le Tigre site - fan site
Jill Sobule - official site
Jane Siberry/Sheeba Records - official site
The Kirby Grips - official site
The Kirby Grips - cool fan site for this San Francisco band
Fair Verona - amazing, rockin' band out of Nashville, TN
The Hulas - Pittsburgh, PA (now disbanded, but they're still great!)
Space and Noise Productions - South Bend, IN band...the indie Backstreet Boys...but much cuter and waaaay more talented!
Frogdog - another Pittsburgh band w/ 2 former members of The Hulas

places we like to play:
DUMBA - community arts space in DUMBO (that's in Brooklyn)...very cool
Meow Mix
Luna Lounge
The Saint
Brownies
Baby Jupiter

cool upcoming events:
Ladyfest Scotland - August 12th - 14th, 2001
Ladyfest East - August 2nd - 5th, 2001 (BF is involved with this one!)
Ladyfest Midwest - BF is playing this one too! It's taking place from April 5th - 8th, 2001 in Bloomington, IN.
Ladyfest Midwest, Chicago - August 16th - 19th, 2001

rockin' indie labels:
Kill Rock Stars
Mr. Lady
K Records
Fortified - the brain child of Lach, anti-folk singer-songwriter extraordinaire
Olive Juice - community label showcasing the likes of Major Matt Mason USA, Schwervon, Pre-War Yardsale, Never Louder than Lovely, and Randi Russo!

music resources and other related stuff:
Persygrrrl's Women in Musica
insound - on line zines out the yinyang!
Go Girls
FEMMUSIC
Indiegrrl
Garageband.com
CMJ Online - that's the College Music Journal
Harmony Central
Indie411.com
Getsigned.com
The Muse's Muse - songwriting tips & tools
CD Man - cd manufacturing...hey, they did our debut cd!
WBIM Radio - radio station out of Bridgewater, MA...BF played there!
Women in Rock Directory
ArtistLaunch.com
Twisted Rico - a Boston-based management company/record label...with links to some really kickass bands!
Tacowagon - online radio station run by some adorable boys!
Girl Media - This is a whole site dedicated to promoting girl media-type stuff, and it has a kickass online radio station where you can go and request Bionic Finger's "Melting Ice." It's on the Pop/Rock and Alternative playlists.

- Music Industry News Network

Digital Club Network Check out BF's webcast! It's in the archives...just do a band search.

artists, photographers, etc.:
Tom Weis Photography - amazing photography by Pammer's brother
Devil Doll - Emily Keyshian's artistic visions come to life (she did BF's 1st album logo!)
Spit East - They're poets...they're women...they're outrageously talented...they rock.
Azodnem - This guy Robert Mendoza is a graphics designer and has a gorgeous site...plus a groovy BF page!

good readin':
Drummergirl - very cool site that recognizes female drummers...now why isn't Pammer on this list???
Rockrgrl Magazine - online version of the well-known zine...not quite as complete as the real thing, but worth the trip
Punknet.com - online zine surrounding tri-state punk scene and other cool stuff
Picasso's Crayon - online zine covering all sorts of artistic types in NYC (including BF)
Bust - you know you love it
Girls On
Breakup Girl on Oxygen - guess
Nerve - erotica, and sex, sex, sex
gURL.com
coolgrrrls.com - online zine covers international nightlife scenes...focus is on music...writers are all women!
Rockerchick - zine covers the NYC girlband scene, and has lots of kickass articles!
Heroine Magazine - as in women to admire! This zine was started by Joan Osborne...it's got definite potential.

hmmm...interesting (plus, stuff we can't help loving):

Toys in Babeland - woman-owned sex toys shop (one of our favorite places!)
Urban Myths - find out whether that chain letter you got is true or false
Web Monkey - for the html illiterate who strives to be a computer geek!
Buffy The Vampire Slayer - the only show worth a weekly vcr setting
Muggles for Harry Potter - this site has articles written by people for and against this incredible series of books...and you can show your support by becoming a "Muggle for Harry Potter!"
Beqi's - Good Clothes for Bad Girls
Dirty Al - She's always ready for a good time! (Note: best viewed w/ Explorer)
Bravenet.com

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