January 1st, 2018 | 1 hr 20 mins
anna thompson, ballet, boss ve-20, classically trained dancer, creativity, dance, eating disorders, electronic, electronica, erika laing, female, feminism, looper, modern dance, music, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, productivity, slowdanger, synth, tara molesworth, vocalist, woman, women, writing
Classically trained dancer Anna Thompson of the unique dance-plus-electronica duo Slowdanger joins Petticoat Rule to share her journey of self-expression by developing musicianship to enhance her avant-garde dance movement.
December 4th, 2017 | 1 hr 11 mins
creative writer, creative writing, creativity, drummer, erika laing, essential machine, family, family band, female, female drummer, feminism, greensburg, husband, indie rock, karen dietrich, memoir, mother, motherhood, music, musician, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, poet, poetry, son, synth, tara molesworth, woman drummer, women, writing
Lady drummer Karen Dietrich of Pittsburgh-based indie rock band Essential Machine joins Petticoat Rule to discuss how she has uniquely integrated her passions for music, writing, and family into one full creative life.
October 23rd, 2017 | 1 hr 36 mins
action camp, activism, afrofuturism, appalachian, bitch planet, doom pop, doula, empathy, erika laing, female, female musician, feminism, feminist, garter shake, gender bending, maura jacob, midwife, music, musician, pennsylvania, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, podcast, post-punk, punk, punk rock, social work, synth, tara molesworth, the freshes, tribute, woman, women
Authentic and compassionate, Maura Jacob of Pittsburgh's doom pop punk band Action Camp steps into the studio to chat about how she fights for the vulnerable through her music and her social work.
September 10th, 2017 | 1 hr 12 mins
brazilian wax, diy, erika laing, female, female musician, feminism, feminist, genderqueer, jen sabol, ladyfest, music, musician, non-binary, petticoat rule, pittsburgh, podcast, punk, punk rock, riot grrrl, steph flati, synth, synth pop, tara molesworth, the lopez, vulvapalooza, woman, women
Ladyfest Pittsburgh organizers Steph Flati and Jen Sabol stop by the Petticoat Rule studio to talk about putting together the weekend-long festival celebrating under-represented musicians. We also hear about their bands The Lopez and Brazilian Wax.