Pasadena Waldorf School’s Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Mandate Group Welcomes Legendary Punk Rocker, Author, Feminist, Educator Alice Bag

Alice Bag. Courtesy Alice Bag Facebook page

Pasadena Waldorf School (PWS)’s Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity Mandate Group featured legendary punk rocker, author, feminist, educator Alice Bag, discussing her career as an Artivist on Sunday, October 10. The discussion was held live via Zoom.

“She’s an icon in the punk world of Los Angeles and beyond.” – LA Weekly

Alice Bag was the lead singer and co-founder of the Bags, one of the first bands to form during the initial wave of punk in Los Angeles. The Alice Bag Band was featured in the seminal documentary on punk rock, The Decline of Western Civilization. Alice went on to perform in other groundbreaking bands, including Cholita and Las Tres.

She is the author of the critically acclaimed books Violence Girl and Pipe Bomb For the Soul. Her self-titled 2016 debut album received critical acclaim and was named one of the best albums of 2016 by AllMusic. Her second album, Blueprint, was named one of the Best Albums of 2018 by NPR and the Los Angeles Times. Bag’s 3rd album, Sister Dynamite, was released in April 2020.

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