Apparently James Brown is still right when it comes to music. As the Los Angeles Times pointed out 80% of the artists that performed at Coachella were males. The men might have the numbers but it’s the woman that are currently dominating.
Meanwhile at the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame ceremony. The surviving members of Nirvana made the brilliant decision to have Joan Jett, St. Vincent, Kim Gordon and Lorde (who also played a winning set at Coachella) fill in on vocals.
Here are just a few of those performances to prove that if it’s still a man’s world, the women are far more interesting.
Ellie Goulding “Starry Eyed” Coachella 2014
Haim “My Song 5” Coachella 2014
Chvrches “The Mother We Share” Coachella 2014
Warpaint “Disco//Very” Coachella 2014
Lorde “All Apologies” Rock Hall Nirvana Induction
St. Vicent “Lithium” Rock Hall Nirvana Induction 2014
Joan Jett “Smells Like Teen Spirt Rock Hall Nirvana Induction 2014