Girls to the Front

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When: Wednesdays, 9:00 - 10:00 PM 

 

Get your weekly dose of powerful feminine energy on Girls to the Front, an hour of all female fronted bands and musicians across all of your favorite genres. Join your host Isabella every Wednesday night from 9-10 PM on 90.9 FM KSLU.

 

Previous Shows

Week 1: Women in early post-punk (78-82)

  1. Typical Girls – The Slits
  2. Go Away (Demo) – Strawberry Switchblade
  3. Mind Your Own Business – Delta 5
  4. Spooky – Lydia Lunch
  5. Arabian Nights – Siouxsie and the Banshees
  6. Wax and Wane – Cocteau Twins
  7. Dance – ESG
  8. Lola – The Raincoats
  9. Set-Up – Au Pairs
  10. Nice – Kleenex
  11. Too Many Creeps – Bush Tetras
  12. Talk It – ESG

 

Week 2: Women in underground electronic

  1. Are You Leaving – SASSY 009
  2. Oblivion – Grimes
  3. Ariadna – Kedr Livansky
  4. What Did He Say – Nite Jewel
  5. Raingurl – Yaeji
  6. Love Caboose – Geneva Jacuzzi
  7. Sick Beat – Kero Kero Bonito
  8. Bad Baby – Negative Gemini
  9. Music With A Melody – Sateen
  10. Throwing Lines – Kelly Lee Owens
  11. VYSEE – SOPHIE
  12. Wherever, Boy – LA Vampires
  13. Did You Feel Me Slip Away? – BEA1991
  14. Filthy Believer – BEA1991
  15. Where U Are – Rina Sawayama

 

Week 3: Women in underground hip-hop/r&b

  1. Self Importance – Kilo Kish
  2. Fruit – ABRA
  3. Dontcha – The Internet
  4. Video Girl – FKA Twigs
  5. Call Me – Kali Uchis
  6. Take Me Apart – Kelela
  7. Childs Play (ft. Chance the Rapper) – SZA
  8. Dragons – Princess Nokia
  9. Closer (Ode 2 U) – Ravyn Lenae
  10. Cranes in the Sky – Solange
  11. Ultraviolet – FKA Twigs
  12. Know What I Want – Kali Uchis
  13. Bad Girls – Solange
  14. Rewind – Kelela
  15. Treat Me Like Fire – LION BABE

 

Week 4: Women in jazz

  1. I Put A Spell On You – Nina Simone
  2. 'Round Midnight – Betty Carter
  3. I'm Glad There Is You – Julie London
  4. Do Nothing 'Til You Hear From Me – Abbey Lincoln
  5. Save Your Love For Me – Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson
  6. Cry Me A River – Dinah Washington
  7. I'm A Fool To Want You – Billie Holiday
  8. In A Sentimental Mood – Ella Fitzgerald
  9. 'Deed I Do – Blossom Dearie
  10. The End Of The World – Julie London
  11. Tenderly – Sarah Vaughan
  12. Put A Little Sugar In My Bowl (Live) – Nina Simone
  13. Nice Girls Don't Stay For Breakfast – Julie London
  14. I'll Be Seeing You – Billie Holiday
  15. Waiter, Make Mine Blues – Anita O'Day
  16. The Masquerade is Over – Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson
  17. If I Had You – Etta Jones

 

Week 5: Women in modern soul/funk/r&b

  1. Watching You – Charlotte Dos Santos
  2. Honeycomb – Kadhja Bonet
  3. Atoll – Nai Palm
  4. Red Clay – Charlotte Dos Santos
  5. Why Don't You – Cleo Sol
  6. Don't Wanna Be – Xenia Rubinos
  7. Biggest Joke of All – Fatima
  8. Sweet Time – Raveena
  9. Remember The Rain – Kadhja Bonet
  10. Love Falls Down – Poppy Ajudha
  11. Where Do You Go? – Charlotte Day Wilson
  12. The First Time – Nicotine
  13. Still Dreaming – Raveena
  14. Back To Me – Moonchild
  15. Devil's Juice – Poppy Ajudha

 

 Week 6: Women in Indie Pop 2009-2012

  1. Blouse – Roses
  2. Beetles – Warpaint
  3. While You’re Sleeping, I’m Dreaming – Tamaryn
  4. Civilian – Wye Oak
  5. Wicked Game (Chris Isaak Cover) – Widowspeak
  6. Lover of Mine – Beach House
  7. To The Lighthouse (Demo) – Memoryhouse
  8. Kill For Love – Chromatics
  9. The Choke – Austra
  10. Don’t Fall In Love – Still Corners
  11. Shadows – Au Revoir Simone
  12. Let Me Take You Out – Class Actress
  13. Grown Up Blues – Chairlift

 

Week 7: Women in Folk

  1. How Did the Feeling Feel to You – Karen Dalton
  2. Tonight – Sibylle Baier
  3. Hey, Who Really Cares? – Linda Perhacs
  4. Lady-O – Judee Sill
  5. Ask Me No Questions – Bridget St. John
  6. Love Song – Vashti Bunyan
  7. Fairest Of The Seasons – Nico
  8. Something On Your Mind – Karen Dalton
  9. Forget About – Sibylle Baier
  10. I Don’t Know Where I Stand – Joni Mitchell
  11. A Case Of You – Joni Mitchell
  12. Child Of God – Josephine Foster
  13. Easy To Be Around – Diane Cluck
  14. Bushel Hyde – Jessica Pratt
  15. The Kiss – Judee Sill

 

Week 8: Women in Riot Grrl/Punk

  1. Rebel Girl – Bikini Kill
  2. Nothing Can Stop me – Heavens to Betsy
  3. What Kind Of Monster Are You? – Slant 6
  4. Feels Blind – Bikini Kill
  5. I’m Not Bitter (I Just Want To Kill You) – Voodoo Queens
  6. Are You A Lady? – Bratmobile
  7. Girls Like Us – The Julie Ruin
  8. Don’t Want You – Lunachicks
  9. Volcano Girls – Veruca Salt
  10. Sweet 69 – Babes in Toyland
  11. Deceptacon – Le Tigre
  12. Modern Girl – Sleater-Kinney
  13. Violet – Hole
  14. Hurricane – The Coathangers
  15. One More Hour – Sleater-Kinney
  16. Complicated – Heavens to Betsy

 

Week 9: Songs About Long Distance

  1. Daniel – Mr. Twin Sister
  2. Four Hours (Away) – Young Prisms
  3. Leather Glove – Love Inks
  4. Distance – Emily King
  5. Lovelier Girl – Beach House
  6. Winter Now – Broadcast
  7. The Moon Song – Karen O (Ft. Ezra Koenig)
  8. Birds – Electrelane
  9. Hollow Body – Pity Sex
  10. Nowhere Near – Yo La Tengo
  11. The Sweetest Thing – Camera Obscura
  12. For You – Sharon Van Etten
  13. Long Distance – Go Sailor
  14. Uncatena – Sylvan Esso
  15. I’d Like To Walk Around In Your Mind – Vashti Bunyan
  16. So Far Away – Carole King

 

Week 10: Women in Disco

  1. He’s the Greatest Dancer – Sister Sledge
  2. Love Sensation – Loleatta Holloway
  3. Fire – Lizzy Mercier Descloux
  4. Try Me, I Know We Can Make It – Donna Summer
  5. Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! – ABBA
  6. Ring My Bell – Anita Ward
  7. Take Me Home – Cher
  8. I Love the Nightlife – Alicia Bridges
  9. I Need A Man – Grace Jones
  10. Upside Down – Diana Ross
  11. I Love To Love (But My Baby Loves To Dance) – Tina Charles
  12. Autumn Changes – Donna Summer

 

Week 11: Women in Oldies Country

  1. Paper Roses – Rita Remmington
  2. I Fall to Pieces – Patsy Cline
  3. Strange – Patsy Cline
  4. The Pill – Loretta Lynn
  5. Don’t Come Home A-Drinkin’ (With Lovin’ on Your Mind) – Loretta Lynn
  6. Stand By Your Man – Tammy Wynette
  7. Your Good Girls Gonna Go Bad – Tammy Wynette
  8. Ode To Billie Joe – Bobbie Gentry
  9. Sunday Best – Bobbie Gentry
  10. Coat of Many Colors – Dolly Parton
  11. I Wasted My Tears – Dolly Parton
  12. Your Sweet Love – Lynn Anderson
  13. Rose Garden – Lynn Anderson
  14. Tennessee Waltz – Patti Page
  15. The End of the World – Skeeter Davis
  16. It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels – Kitty Wells
  17. I Can’t Stop Loving You – Kitty Wells
  18. To Know Him Is To Love Him – Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris\

 

Week 12: Women in Shoegaze

  1. Mad Girls Love Song – The Charlottes
  2. Dozen – Alison’s Halo
  3. Always April – Alison’s Halo
  4. Empty Words – Bowery Electric
  5. Fear of Flying – Bowery Electric
  6. Untogether – Lush
  7. Lovelife – Lush
  8. Loomer – My Bloody Valentine
  9. Lose My Breath – My Bloody Valentine
  10. Avalyn I – Slowdive
  11. Sleep – Slowdive
  12. Pancake – Swirlies
  13. Kinky Love – Pale Saints
  14. Another Day – Galaxie 500

 

Week 13: Girls to the Front Halloween Special

  1. Mysterons – Portishead
  2. Magic Man – Heart
  3. White Rabbit – Jefferson Airplane
  4. Sisters of the Moon – Fleetwood Mac
  5. Oktober – Chris & Cosey
  6. Spellbound – Siouxsie and the Banshees
  7. I Wanna Be Evil – Eartha Kitt
  8. Ghosts – Ladytron
  9. Crystal Ball – Grimes
  10. Casket – Geneva Jacuzzi
  11. Howling At The Moon – Phantogram
  12. Witch – The Bird and the Bee
  13. The Killing Moon – Novelle Vague
  14. The Wizard – Bat For Lashes

 

Week 14: Women in 90s/00s Trip-Hop and Electronica

  1. People Get Real – Saint Etienne
  2. Protection – Massive Attack (Ft. Tracey Thorn)
  3. Teardrop – Massive Attack (Ft. Elizabeth Fraser)
  4. It Could Be Sweet – Portishead
  5. Only You – Portishead
  6. You Make It Easy – Air (Ft. Beth Hirsch)
  7. All I Need – Air (Ft. Beth Hirsch)
  8. Pit Stop – Lovage
  9. To Catch A Thief – Lovage
  10. Private Road – Bent (Ft. Zoe Johnston)
  11. Swollen – Bent (Ft. Zoe Johnston)

 

Week 15: Girls to the Front End of November/Autumn Special

  1. Autumn in New York – Billie Holiday
  2. Sweet November – SZA
  3. November – Babeheaven
  4. Harvest Moon – Widowspeak
  5. Liquid Smooth – Mitski
  6. Orchard Fair – Wye Oak
  7. Meet the Frownies – Mr. Twin Sister
  8. Urge For Going – Joni Mitchell
  9. Apple Orchard – Beach House
  10. Autumn Fallin’ – Jaymay
  11. Autumn Lullaby – Bridget St. John
  12. Rose Hip November – Vashti Bunyan
  13. November Twilight – Julie London
  14. November – Shannon Lay