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Mix: Women, Vol. II

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On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was passed and women were granted the right to vote. Congress officially designated Aug. 26 as Women’s Equality Day in 1971.

In celebration of voting, equality and women’s rights, we bring to you a mix of women musicians we’ve voted into our music-loving hearts.

Listen below to some of The Spec editors’ favorite female musicians…

ALEXIS’ PICKS:

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m5H-YlcMSbc?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Grimes | Song: Oblivion

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5JWUr98hHY?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: The Organ | Song: Brother

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=802wcQrvZC4?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: She Keeps Bees | Song: Gimme

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=636k9Wlncjg?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Boardwalk| Song: I’m to Blame

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YV30G2_5DFc?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Pins | Song: Lost Lost Lost


DEE’S PICKS:

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kebq-cENNn0?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Savages | Song: She Will

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yxl3GrxoLYM?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Björk | Song: Innocence

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBAzlNJonO8?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Fever Ray | Song: If I Had a Heart

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqlZcfLwyro?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Cat Power | Song: Always on My Own

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9LYR9Z81uo?hl=en"><img src="http://thespecblog.com/wp-content/plugins/images/play-tub.png" alt="Play" style="border:0px;" /></a>Artist: Heliotropes | Song: Moonlite
You can read my review of HeliotropesA Constant Sea album here.


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