Don’t miss the celebration of the opening of Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power at the EMP Museum, Friday, June 14, 2013. The evening includes a These Streets set with music by Gretta Harley, Kim Virant, Fiia McGann, Laura Weller, Bonnie Hammond, Stephanie Wicker Emery, Amy Stolzenbach & Faith Stankovitch, plus much more.
“Women Of Grunge Reclaim Rock History In ‘These Streets,” by Marcie Sillman, explores how the concept for These Streets was conceived, and interviews artists from the era. National Public Radio featured the piece on “All Things Considered” Tuesday, February 26.
In The Sunbreak’s review of These Streets titled “Home-Grown Rock Musical ‘These Streets’ Gets it Right,” Michael van Baker writes: “What’s perhaps most appealing about the show is its truthfulness, its grounded nature, and the interplay between the past and present.” Read the rest of the review at The Sunbreak:
Seattle Star’s José Amador shares his conversation with These Streets creators Gretta Harley and Sarah Rudinoff in “Gender Rocked: A Conversation With The Women Behind These Streets”
“New Life For Restored Memories From Seattle’s Female Rockers,” by Marcie Sillman, tells the story of how the concept for These Streets was conceived and what’s it’s evolved into. Listen the the piece on KUOW:
King 5’s New Day Northwest hosted These Streets creators Sarah Rudinoff & Gretta Harley. The piece includes a live performs of their original song “These Streets,” and an interview with host Margaret Larson. Watch the video on King 5:
A delightful and hilarious write-up about Sarah and the show in The Stranger‘s Homosexual Agenda. “Now, you will want to ask your grandparents about a little thing that happened in the Ancient Way-Before Times called ‘grunge.'”
Art Zone with Nancy Guppy goes behind the scenes with These Streets during one of their rehearsals. The 2/15 episode kicks off with live footage of the performers and interviews with the creators.
Carla DeSantis Black, Director/Founder of MEOW (Musicians for Equal Opportunities for Women), does a one-on-one interview with Gretta Harley about her experiences with the These Streets project:
In February’s cover story for City Art’s Magazine Hanna Levine crafts a full in-depth piece on the These Streets project, including interviews with creators Gretta Harley, Sarah Rudinoff, & Elizabeth Kenny.
Laura Dannen looks at the then and now of women in the Seattle music scene in the February issue Seattle Met Magazine…
The headline of this Seattle Times article captures it – “Overlooked slice of grunge gets its due.” Nicole Brodeur interviews Sarah and Gretta about the the story behind These Streets and their fundraising efforts.