Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Ladyfest Boston



February 4, 2012 - Michelle Northam, vocalist of the DC-based hardcore band Sick Fix, performs at Ladyfest Boston at the Cambridge YMCA located at 820 Massachusetts Ave. in Cambridge. "I joined by first band when I was 30, and now I'm 35. It's awesome to see all these women here and I'm hoping that by the time I'm 40 there will be more 30-year-old women in punk and hardcore," said Northam before performing. Photo by Ali Donohue.



 

February 4, 2012 - Organizers of Ladyfest Boston provided the event-goers with supplies to contribute to a  Ladyfest "zine," which is a self-published mini magazine at Ladyfest Boston at the Cambridge YMCA located at 820 Massachusetts Ave. in Cambridge, MA. Ladyfest Boston is a female-centric music festival that aims to showcase women in music while raising money for the Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund. Photo by Ali Donohue.





February 4, 2012 - Annie Saunders of the Chicago-based punk band This Is My Fist performs at Ladyfest Boston at the Cambridge YMCA located at 820 Massachusetts Ave. in Cambridge, MA. This Is My Fist is a female-fronted four-piece punk outfit that has been active since 2001. The band is politically minded, singing songs about "hating George Bush, still," according to Saunders. Photo by Ali Donohue.




February 4, 2012 - Christine Wolf plays bass and sings in the Chicago-based punk band Daylight Robbery at Ladyfest Boston at the Cambridge YMCA located at 820 Massachusetts Ave. in Cambridge, MA. Ladyfest Boston is a female-centric music festival that aims to showcase women in music while raising money for the Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund. Photo by Ali Donohue.



February 4, 2012 - A crowd of people reacts to Chicago-based punk band This Is My Fist at Ladyfest Boston at the Cambridge YMCA theater located at 820 Massachusetts Ave. This Is My Fist is a female-fronted band that has been active since 2001. The band headlined the Saturday show of the three-day festival which aims to showcase women in music while raising proceeds for the Eastern Massachusetts Abortion Fund. Photo by Ali Donohue.

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