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Shirley Manson Discusses 'Taking The Power Back' For Women In Music Industry

'I think any festival that doesn't follow suit, I don't think we should buy their tickets' she also goes on to say 'we have to get smart and start with the money, you want to facilitate change, start with the money'.
Kate Brennan Harding
Kate Brennan Harding

10:22 PM - 6 Jun 2019



The Paul McLoone Show

Shirley Manson Discusses 'Taking The Power Back' For Women In Music Industry

Kate Brennan Harding
Kate Brennan Harding

10:22 PM - 6 Jun 2019

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Garbage front woman Shirley Manson tells it likes it is, when asked about Primavera taking a stand and insuring their line up was 50/50 female, Shirley says 'I think any festival that doesn't follow suit, I don't think we should buy their tickets' she also goes on to say 'we have to get smart and start with the money, you want to facilitate change, start with the money'.

Garbage are coming to The Iveagh Gardens on July 18th and ahead of that date, Kelly Anne Byrne caught up with Shirley Manson about touring, getting the band back in studio and more. Did you know they were told for years that an Irish audience didn't want to see them? Madness!

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