I know how you feel. I got taunted at my old school, and it really… pissed me off. I even complained about it to the faculty. And they were sympathetic and all, but you could just tell that nobody really cared. It was like ”Hey, if you’re gay, your life’s just gonna be miserable, sorry. Nothing we can do about it.” So I left. […] You can refuse to be the victim. Prejudice is just ignorance.
So Haim took over BBC Radio 6 for two hours and chose an all-female playlist for International Women’s Day. Here is the eclectic perfection that followed. Enjoy!
p.s. Alana also happened to choose Jess’ and my request (Aretha) to play on the radio - NO BIGGIE. WE’RE TOTALLY OVER IT.
Forever - Haim // Femme Fatale - Velvet Underground & Nico (Haim’s pick) // Marilyn - Bat For Lashes (Haim’s pick) // Love Out Of Lust - Lykke Li (Haim’s pick) // A New England - Kirsty MacColl (Este’s pick) // Oblivion - Grimes (Este’s pick) // Heart Of Glass - Blondie (Este’s pick) // Cannonball - The Breeders (Este’s pick) // Milkshake - Kelis (Este’s pick) // Love Is To Die - Warpaint (Este’s pick) // More Than A Woman - Aaliyah (Este’s pick) // Hounds Of Love - Kate Bush (Danielle’s pick) // Searching Through The Past - Bleached (Danielle’s pick) // Brass In Pocket - Pretenders (Danielle’s pick) // Doo Wop (That Thing) - Lauryn Hill (Danielle’s pick) // Sprout and the Bean - Joanna Newsom (Danielle’s pick) // California - Joni Mitchell (Danielle’s pick) // Jolene - Dolly Parton (Alana’s pick) // Tears Dry On Their Own - Amy Winehouse (Alana’s pick) // Rolling in the Deep - Adele (Alana’s pick) // Chain Of Fools - Aretha Franklin (Alana’s pick) // Sacrilege - Yeah Yeah Yeahs (Alana’s pick) // Rainy Days And Mondays- Carpenters (Alana’s pick)
Sophie Turner for Tatler UK (April 2014)
@DarrenCriss: @msleamichele omg Lea I love u so much ur album #LOUDER is so good I can’t wait to see you 2moro xoxo I’m already in line!!! #gleekoftheweek
television: favorite shows
Welcome to the real world. It sucks. You’re gonna love it.