All-female band comments on gender politics through songs, music videos

Alumna Libby Hsieh dons a suit and mustache in her band’s latest music video.

In the music video for the band Girl Friday’s song “12 Hour Turnaround,” Hsieh, the band’s bassist, depicts a man, while a fellow female band member dresses as a 1950s housewife. The getups are meant to be a commentary on stereotypical gender roles in society, Hsieh said.

The music video is just one example of the band’s attempts to fuse gender politics with music. The band members took the typically...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Alumna Libby Hsieh [+]    Girl Friday [+]    Hour Turnaround [+]    Hsieh [+]   

More #news: