Hard Out Here For Feminism – Lily Allen, Hard Out Here – Review

In the wake of the ongoing Miley Cyrus chatter, and Blurred Lines being (rightly) banned in yet more student unions across the UK, Lily Allen’s return to music has brought us something fresh, intelligent and surprisingly honest. Her music video for Hard Out Here takes a tongue in cheek yet brutal look at the sexism … More Hard Out Here For Feminism – Lily Allen, Hard Out Here – Review

All The Single Ladies – Misogyny in the Music Industry

During the annual John Peel lecture 2013, Charlotte Church has announced that the music industry has a “culture of demeaning women”, a statement that adds further fuel to the now blazing debate about ‘appropriate’ behaviour from young stars, particularly young women. After Miley Cyrus, Rihanna, Sinead O’Connor and Amanda Palmer contributed loudly to the conversation, … More All The Single Ladies – Misogyny in the Music Industry