Spinners: Turkey's first all-female punk band

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honorflagraiser
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Guys, I don't know if it draws your attention or not... but I've written the story of Turkey's first all-female punk band, Spinners, from the late '80s. In fact, it is one of the first Turkish punk bands. But at that time it was two-times difficult to be a punk and a woman in Turkey-especially if you didn't live in Istanbul and they didn't.

Here you can read it: https://pashascrate.medium.com/spinners ... fedeccfd6e

And this is their only demo recording:


It contains The Exploited cover, "Maggie" as well:
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an interesting read, thank you. :notworthy:
"Well I was handsome and I was strong
And I knew the words to every song.
'Did my singing please you?'
'No! the words you sang were wrong' "

SISTERS FOREVER, FOREVER SISTERS
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