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Painkillers

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Painkillers

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Reprise Records
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

On Painkillers, a five-song EP (plus 32 minutes of live screech), this all-female Minneapolis thrash-metal trio rails poetically against the notion that aggressive women have a ”sickness” in need of a male cure. The Babes singer-guitarist Kat Bjelland scat-jabbers her point when necessary (”Angel Hair”) and busts out laughing when she feels like it.A-