'WRPM Newspaper Cuttings 1999-2003 (one 2006)'

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File containing press cuttings largely from 'The Guardian' newspaper, predominantly covering reviews and profiles of women musicians, as well as articles on the position of women in the music industry. Artists covered include: Amalia Rodrigues, Helen Chadwick, Miriam Makeba, Sezen Aksu, Natacha Atlas, Laurie Anderson, Missy Elliot, Queen Salawa Abeni, Peppercorn, Hong Thanh, Tori Amos, Abbey Lincoln, Bjork, Tracy Chapman, Susana Bacca, Kirsty Macoll, Mariza, Dixi Chicks, Alicia Keyes, Fannypack, and Cheikha Rimitti. Other articles cover: women in music radio, Riot grrl revival, women drummers in rock, and Ladyfest gathering. Most cuttings include a handwritten annotation indicating date of publication.

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