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Female Bassists and Drummers

From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
Length: 59:00

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Usually when a woman is in a band she is singing or playing an instrument that society has deemed a "woman's" instrument. Very seldom do we see a female drummer or bassist. In this episode of Rock School, Joe Burns and Beth West discuss why the world is lacking in women bassists and drummers. Read the full description.

Rs_logo_small Usually when a woman is in a band she is singing or playing an instrument that society has deemed a "woman's" instrument. Very seldom do we see a female drummer or bassist.  In this episode of Rock School, Joe Burns and Beth West discuss why the world is lacking in women bassists and drummers.

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Usually when a woman is in a band she is singing or playing an instrument that society has deemed a "woman's" instrument. Very seldom do we see a female drummer or bassist.  In this episode of Rock School, Joe Burns and Beth West discuss why the world is lacking in women bassists and drummers.

Timing and Cues

Outcue: "Back in a minute on Rock School."

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Kool Thing Sonic Youth Goo. Geffen, DGC 1990 04:00
Feelin' Alright Joe Cocker Single (Cover). A&M 1976 03:21
Really Very Small Esperanza Spalding Chamber Music Society. Heads Up 2010 02:37
Voices Carry 'Til Tuesday Voices Carry. Epic 1985 04:10
Voices Carry 'Til Tuesday Voices Carry. Epic 1985 04:10
Are You Gonna Go My Way Lenny Kravitz Are You Gonna Go My Way. Virgin 1993 03:38
Who Invited You The Donnas Spend the Night. Atlantic 2003 03:28
Rag and Bone The White Stripes Icky Thump. XL Recordings, Warner Bros. 2007 03:48
You Drive Me Wild The Runaways The Runaways. Mercury 1976 03:03

Additional Credits

Beth West

Related Website

http://kslu.org/rock_school/index.php