Deborah Frost
May 20, 1994 at 04:00 AM EDT

Viva Zapata!

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
Producers
C/Z
genre
Rock
We gave it an A

This gut-wrenching response to the drug and alcohol-related death of Stephanie Sargent, the guitarist for this all-female Seattle-based band,as well as to the unsolved murder of friend Mia Zapata of the Gits,is a howl of truth and clarity perhaps rivaled only by Allen Ginsberg. Viva Zapata!is a moving acknowledgment of excruciating loss and a sheer celebration of life. Its driving yet grunge-free riffs and insistent but screech-free feminism also make it rather revolutionary. A

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