Legendary riot grrrl lady punk rockers Bikini Kill stunned us all this yr with the announcement of reunion reveals, which might deliver them again on tour for the primary time in a very long time. For New York, this was their first time taking part in reveals right here in 20 years. Their New York-run started with a pair of bought out reveals at each Brooklyn Metal and Terminal 5 after which introduced them again to Brooklyn once more for a bought out two-night stand on the lovely Kings Theatre.

I used to be too younger to ever catch the band of their heydey, which made the possibility to see them carry out stay in any case these years a can’t miss alternative. So I’ve no prior performances to check, however primarily based on what I witnessed on June 4th, the primary night time at Kings Theatre, the band had been again and working confidently with their new lease of life.

Frontwoman Kathleen Hanna was full on the passionate vitality that you simply count on, tightly navigated via the 26- song setlist along with her bandmates Kathi Wilcox, Tobi Vail and new guitarist Erica Daybreak Lyle (filling in for authentic member Billy Karren). We had been handled to fairly a shock with the legendary Joan Jett popping out to affix the band on the becoming common set nearer “Insurgent Lady,” which had the bought out crowd at Kings going each bit as psychological as you’d count on.

It was a tough second to high however the band tried their finest with not one, however two encores, with the finale of “Double Dare Ya,” “Suck My Left One,” and “For Tammy Rae,” sending the group house blissfully comfortable.

Discover a full gallery of pictures posted together with the setlist under.

Bikini Kill setlist:

1. Carnival
2. Jigsaw Youth
3. New Radio
4. Don’t Want You
5. Feels Blind
6. I Hate Hazard
7. In Accordance to Pure Legislation
8. Demi Rep
9. Reject All American
10. Alien She
11. No Backrub
12. Sugar
13. Hamster Child
14. Inform Me So
15. This Is Not a Check
16. Capri Pants
17. Resist Psychic Loss of life
18. Outta Me
19. For Solely
20. Distinct Complicity
21. Magnet
22. Lil’ Crimson
23. Insurgent Lady (with Joan Jett)


24. Double Dare Ya
25. Suck My Left One

Encore 2:

26. For Tammy Rae