The truly inventive leading lady of the tUnE-yArDs, Merrill Garbus has been getting a ton of press these days for good reason. She's always experimenting with a new look or a new sound that at first may seem cacophonous, but after a few bars is sweet music to my eyes and ears.
The ladies of Wild Flag have known each other for over a decade. After performing in a number of bands, the fearsome foursome got together to put together one amazing album in 2011. You may recognize Carrie Brownstein from her work on the hit series Portlandia, but she's been a rocker long before she ever graced us on the tube.