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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.

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.

Piece Description

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