alice bag

Alice Bag, Belinda Carlisle, Lorna Doom, Jane Wiedlin, Hellin Killer, Pleasant Gehman and many more punk ladies at The Masque in Hollywood.  The Masque was Hollywood’s place-to-be for early LA punks, 1977. 

One of the greatest documents of a fascinating time in the history of American music and culture has got to be Alice Bag’s online archives of interviews with women in L.A. punk. Covering roughly a five year period from 1975 - 1980, these interviews are a testament to a fleeting moment when race, gender, class, color and pretty much every other bullshit distinction was blown aside in the name of total creative freedom and the pursuit of fun.

Read it here:…/women-in-punk-interview-with-…