Seattle rockers Thunderpussy have big plans for 2018. The band that has become so popular for the rock n’ roll theatrics are on tour and months away from releasing their first full-length album. At the beginning of this month, Thunderpussy kicked off a large tour that includes dates at SXSW and ends with the release of their debut album.
Methal Al Hammadi and her music is the product of the Arab revolution and riots known as the Arab Spring. But the cultural liberation and freedom of expression that was sought through the Arab Spring has been farcical, in that it has been incomplete. Methal’s dislocation to Montreal, Canada is an example of that.