Lunachicks is a Riot Grrrl style all-women band, formed in New York City in 1987. They play a mix Punk Rock and Heavy Metal influenced by bands like Plasmatics, Wendy O. Williams and Chrissie Hynde.
== Band Members =
Theo Kogan (lead vocals) (Born: December 23, 1969)
Gina Volpe (guitar, vocals)
Squid Sydney Silver (bass guitar, vocals) (Born: November 11, 1969)
Sindi Benezra Valsamis (guitar, 1987-97)
Mike (drums, 1987-88)
Becky Wreck Susan Rebecca Lloyd (drums, 1989-92)
Chip English (drums, 1993-99, 2002-present)
Helen Destroy (drums, 2000-01)
Lunachicks started in New York in 1987. Theo, Gina, Squid, Sindi and Theo's then-boyfriend Mike started rehearsing in Gina's Bedroom for about a year, before playing their first gig in 1988. In early 1989 drummer Becky Wreck (Susan Rebecca Lloyd) joined the Lunachicks. The band released their first full-length release "Babysitters On Acid" (Produced by Wharton Tiers) in 1990 on the english label Blast First. Two years later "Binge & Purge" was released. In early 1993 Chip English replaced Becky Wreck. Later the Lunachicks got signe...
|music genre||Punk Rock|