L7 - First Show With Original Lineup In 18 Years Streaming Live Tonight
May 28, 2015, 8 years ago
"Hello friends far and wide," says the recently reunited L7. "To show you our love and gratitude, we will be audio streaming our first show with original line-up in 18 years tonight, May 28th, from The Echo in Los Angles at 10:30 PST. Live, worldwide and Free! Flaws and all, just like we like it. Here's the link to listen: tunein.com/spacelandradio.
Los Angeles based, all-girl group L7 are known for their heavy, catchy, riff-oriented guitar rock. Since their recording career began in 1987, L7 have released six studio albums, one live album, and one greatest hits release spawning underground and mainstream hits: "Shove", "Pretend We’re Dead", "Shit List", "Andres", and "Fuel My Fire". Their music has also been featured in numerous film soundtracks including Natural Born Killers, and video games such as Rock Band 2.
L7 have toured the world over in small clubs, concert halls, and large festivals. They also starred in John Water’s 1994’s Serial Mom, and a rockumentary The Beauty Process directed by Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic.
The L.A. based band formed in 1985 consisting of Donita Sparks - guitar and vocals, Suzi Gardner - guitar and vocals, Dee Plakas - drums, and at various times: Jennifer Finch, Gail Greenwood, and Janis Tanaka on bass have also performed at numerous benefit concerts for Greenpeace, Act Up L.A., and Rock For Choice (which they formed in 1991 with the Feminist Majority Foundation).
Now, L7 has returned with a string of new concert dates:
7 – Nuremburg, Germany – Rock im Park
8 – Berlin, Germany – Zitadelle (supporting Slash)
11 – Prague, Czech Republic – Lucerna Music Bar
13 – Nickelsdorf, Ausstria – Novarock Festival
14 – Donnington, UK – Download Festival
15 - Glasgow, UK – Garage
16 – London, UK – Electric Ballroom - SOLD OUT
17 – Paris, France – Bataclan
19 – Vitoria, Spain – Azkena Festival
20 – Clisson, France – Hellfest Festival
17 – Los Angeles, CA – The Fonda
8 – New York City, NY – Irving Plaza – SOLD OUT
9 - Brooklyn, NY – Warsaw
11 – Philadelphia, PA – Trocadero Theater
(Photo by Rob Sheridan)