From Olympia, Washington comes Sleater-Kinney, a hard-rocking, stripped-down, punk trio. No, this ain’t 1979, but lead singer Corin Tucker does count punk godmother Patti Smith among her major influences, and it shows in this band’s often-savage sound. Tucker also claims a debt to Aretha Franklin, and that too comes through in her full-throated vocal attack. Tucker has range on top of range, and she uses her powerful, vibrato-saturated pipes to wail about topics ranging from failed relationships to parents from hell.
Track List of “Dig Me Out” – Album by Sleater-Kinney:
1. Dig Me Out