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Polemic
Category
Music
Sexism

Sticky floors and Sticky Fingers

Perhaps we need to start thinking about the external influences that might be present at a live gig. We most definitely need to do this before we start talking about the attire or behaviour of women.

The biggest influence on crowds at festivals and intimate gigs is obviously the artists themselves.

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Type
Polemic
Category
Music
sexual harassment

For the love of the music

I saw the hashtag #metoo and listened closely to the stories of other women, but I also distanced myself from those public accounts. I didn’t want to admit that the hashtag is mine too. That I feel I do not have autonomy over my own body. That I feel I can’t stop others from violating my space.