photo essay

Nylon magazine posted an article recently about the sexism that female musicians face, with quotes from some of the more mainstream frontwomen. Gender inequality in rock has always been an issue and it’s great that these women are using their voices to speak out against sexism and sharing their personal experiences of being treated differently because they’re female, but what about the female fans and musicians in the underground music scenes? These photos were taken at the RVIVR show at Acheron in Brooklyn, where I spoke to some really rad girls and asked them to weigh in.

portrait series: sexism in indie rock