Screaming Females

Marissa Paternoster (Screaming Females) announces graphic novel MERRIMENT

By admin | January 10, 2024

the way we resolve the unrelenting tension that threads through every day

Best Albums Of 2023: Alphabetically By Artist

By Iman Lababedi | January 1, 2024

before Screaming Females say goodbye…

Best Albums Of 2023 Alphabetically By Artist Ending November 30th, 2023

By Iman Lababedi | December 3, 2023

rock and roll

Best Albums Of 2023 Alphabetically By Artist Ending October 31st, 2023

By Iman Lababedi | November 2, 2023

an intense and beautiful piece of pop orchestrations

Best Albums Of 2023 Alphabetically By Artist Ending September 30th

By Iman Lababedi | October 2, 2023

twangy voice and banjoing songs with amazing creativity for a 90 year old

Best Albums Of 2023 Alphabetically By Artist Ending August 31st

By Iman Lababedi | September 4, 2023

his first album of new material since 2015 is his best in decades

Best Albums Of 2023 Alphabetically By Artist Ending July 31st

By Iman Lababedi | August 6, 2023

an ode to feminine superiority (a sentiment I agree with wholeheartedly)!

Best Albums Of 2023 At The Halfway Mark: Alphabetically By Artist Ending June 30th

By Iman Lababedi | July 5, 2023

a gorgeous folk pop set of ear candy

Best Albums Of 2023: Alphabetically By Artist Ending May 31st

By Iman Lababedi | June 1, 2023

UK queercore duo

Best Albums Of 2023: Alphabetically By Artist Ending April 30th

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2023

hyperpop giants

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, Avril 3rd To 9th

By Alyson Camus | April 2, 2023

Muse are at Arena

Best Albums Of 2023: Alphabetically By Artist Ending March 31st

By Iman Lababedi | April 1, 2023

crossover Arabic Pop

Best Albums Of 2023 Alphabetically By Artist Ending February 28th

By Iman Lababedi | March 2, 2023

Marissa Paternoster is our greatest living guitarist

Brief Encounters: Top New Albums 2-17-23 – 2-23-23 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 23, 2023

their best since that 2009 – 2012 three album highlight

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, March 9th To 15th

By Alyson Camus | March 8, 2020

Tame Impala have two shows at the Forum


By Alyson Camus | October 7, 2018

Desert Daze 2018 is happening this weekend at Moreno Beach at Lake Perris

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 2-23-18 – 3-1-18

By Iman Lababedi | February 18, 2018

Marissa Paternoster laughs in the face of every guitar slinger cliche you’ve ever heard

Screaming Females With Hit Bargain And Street Eater At The Bootleg Theater, Thursday October 19th 2017

By Alyson Camus | October 21, 2017

appealing to a punk mind with Godzilla riffs

Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks And Screaming Females Added to July 11th, 4 Knots Line Up

By Iman Lababedi | June 10, 2015

So why am I so excited to hear that Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks are joining Super Furry Animals, oh and also the greatest guitar rock band in the world today, Screaming Females, at the Village Voice’s 4 Knots gig on Saturday, July 11, at Pier 48, Hudson River park? To put it simply, that is three great acts in a row, plus? Mikal Cronin, and for just the $25 admission ($50 for VIP).

NPR’s First Listen 2-16-15: The Pop Group, Screaming Females

By Iman Lababedi | February 21, 2015

Yeah, I haunt the first listen on NPR and seriously hit pay dirt from time to time. This week I have The Pop Group and Screaming Females new albums on heavy rotation. I might listen to these guys more than when the album is actually released.

10 Songs: Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | January 2, 2015

“People would always ask, “Hey play that song about the wishing well or whatever it’s called!”… I vaguely recall my wonderful aunt mentioning that we finally had written a song she liked. So if you’re in the market for a family-friendly Screaming Females song, this is your chance”

Modern Hut's "Moving On" On The Chris Gethart Show (Watch the Video Here)

By Iman Lababedi | June 19, 2014

The pace is slow, and weary, but the beat is much larger than we are used to, and while Joe has a sort of blank weird charm to him, the band look as though they’ve just arrived from 1978 –a mix of the Knack and Roxy Music. By the end of the song, Marissa is performing a sizzling solo to send it all back home.

Buy Marrisa Paternoster's Lithographs

By Iman Lababedi | June 17, 2014

She recently launched her own website, and has started selling her own art directly. This signed and numbered lithograph is the first piece she is selling and it is incredible. We will also be helping her sell the prints through our site

10 Songs, 4-14-14

By Iman Lababedi | April 14, 2014

The Panic Is On – Fats Waller – Zach’s best moment in “Bullets Over Broadway” is his completely revamped version of this masterpiece which takes a Great Depression metaphor and smarts it up the way only Waller ever has – A

That Was The Week of 4-7-14 That Was

By Iman Lababedi | April 13, 2014

Three songs? That’s it? I sat through knocking on five hours of Jann Wenner’s pomp and circumstance and for what? To see Cat Stevens perform three songs? Enough already Yusef, get off your ass and play the Beacon Theater. Meanwhile., I ended up on Stubhub for Lily Allen’s May 15th gig at Highline Ballroom

Be Here Now: Snapshot Reviews Of New Album Releases 4-8-14

By Iman Lababedi | April 8, 2014

Carter Girl – Carlene Carter – Mining her Carter Family history for material, she finds it and sounds better than she ever has on this excellent collection of Carter Family songs plus a coupla ringers. Also, while we knew Vince Gill would be up to the task, so is Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson vocal additions – Album Of The Week – A-

Screaming Females To Release Live Album Recorded By Steve Albini

By Iman Lababedi | March 9, 2014

Each band committed itself to a unique set of ideas, and it didn’t matter what other bands were doing or what the audience might expect. Screaming Females are that same kind of wide-open punk rock, from before it condensed into a style and every band had to be taken on its own terms

Don Giovanni Fest This February 2014

By Iman Lababedi | November 22, 2013

Any way there is always something and I plan to go on February 7th, the more mainstream of the three nights. Why? because Shellshag are playing and Shellshag are the proud owners of one of the best albums of 2013, the awesome Shellshag Forever.