Kate Nash’s After School Rock N Roll Club for Girls launched in March in order to address the serious gender imbalance in the British music scene. Check out this awesome series of interviews with British women musicians as they talk about what it’s like to be a woman in the music scene, how to get started, and how to shut out the haters.
Brigitte Aphrodite says it thusly: “If what you’re making sounds weird or freaky or even stupid, it’s probably really good. Get it! Get it out there! And if even one person laughs at you—loads of people have laughed at me—then just ignore them, brush yourself off.”