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Hosted by Isabel Corp, founder of the feminist music blog A Grrrl's Two Sound Cents, "Sounding Out with Izzy" invites a wide range of women and queer folks in the music industry to geek out about their favorite records and engage in honest discussions about navigating the music world and how their livelihoods and identities intersect therein.

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Hosted by Isabel Corp, founder of the feminist music blog A Grrrl's Two Sound Cents, "Sounding Out with Izzy" invites a wide range of women and queer folks in the music industry to geek out about their favorite records and engage in honest discussions about navigating the music world and how their livelihoods and identities intersect therein.

    Loving The Finite with Ruth Theodore

    Loving The Finite with Ruth Theodore

    For today's episode, I chat with folk singer-songwriter Ruth Theodore, who joins me to discuss her new album 'I Am, I Am.' Ruth and I discuss her battle with breast cancer and how it influenced the making of the album, her love of Nina Simone, and losing and regaining confidence.

    ✨ MORE ABOUT RUTH THEODORE ✨

    Ruth Theodore is a folk artist based in the UK, whose unique style and sound dissolves the boundaries of gender and genre and subverts the typical singer-songwriter conventions. Her latest album 'I Am, I Am,' is out now via Ani DiFranco's label Righteous Babe Records.

    ✨ KEEP UP TO DATE WITH RUTH THEODORE ✨

    Website: https://ruththeodore.com

    Instagram: instagram.com/ruththeodore

    Twitter: x.com/rutheodoremusic

    Facebook: facebook.com/ruththeodoremusic

    ✨ CONNECT WITH IZZY ✨
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    • 43 min
    The Taste of Sweet Revenge with Emily Wolfe

    The Taste of Sweet Revenge with Emily Wolfe

    Today I'm joined by Austin-based rocker Emily Wolfe to discuss her latest song "Kill The Love," and self-producing her most recent album, 'The Blowback.' We discuss Emily's unorthodox method approach to recording the album opener "Silencer," touring with the legendary Joan Jett and Heart, and why living well is the best revenge.

    ✨ MORE ABOUT EMILY WOLFE ✨

    Emily Wolfe is a singer-songwriter and guitarist based in Austin, TX who is known for her mile-long riffs and anthemic, politically-charged rippers. She just released a brand new song called "Kill The Love," in addition to a mini-documentary about the making of her latest self-produced album 'The Blowback,' released in October 2023.

    ✨ KEEP UP TO DATE WITH EMILY WOLFE ✨

    Website: www.emilywolfemusic.com

    Instagram: instagram.com/emilywolfemusic/

    Twitter/X: x.com/EmilyWolfeMusic

    Facebook: facebook.com/emilywolfemusic

    Spotify: open.spotify.com/artist/0WUpndpcj

    YouTube: youtube.com/@emilywolfemusic

    Apple Music: music.apple.com/us/artist/emily-wolfe/

    ✨ CONNECT WITH IZZY ✨

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    • 31 min
    Tornado Warnings with Las Nubes

    Tornado Warnings with Las Nubes

    For today's episode, I am joined by Ale and Emile from Las Nubes to discuss a variety of topics including writing songs about the Power Puff Girls, playing in Iggy Pop's band, creating their upcoming album 'Tormentas Malsanas,' (out June 19th) and more!

    ✨ MORE ABOUT LAS NUBES ✨

    Las Nubes is a multilingual garage rock/dream pop duo based out of Miami, Florida made up of Ale Campos (vocals, guitar) and Emile Milgrim (drums, vocals). Known for their giant and "fucking loud" DIY lo-fi sound, the band has rubbed shoulders with the likes of Iggy Pop and Calvin Johnson. Their new album 'Tormentas Malsanas,' comes out on June 19th.

    ✨ KEEP UP TO DATE WITH LAS NUBES ✨

    Website: www.lasnubesband.com

    Bandcamp: lasnubes.bandcamp.com

    Instagram: instagram.com/lasnubesband/

    YouTube: youtube.com/@lasnubesband/videos

    Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0HvajeNY1

    ✨ CONNECT WITH IZZY ✨

    YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠youtube.com/channel/agrrrlstwosoundcents⁠⁠

    Website: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠agrrrlstwosoundcents.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ 

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    Twitter: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠twitter.com/grrrlsoundcents⁠⁠

    • 37 min
    Thinking of the Future with Ekko Astral

    Thinking of the Future with Ekko Astral

    Today I'm joined by Jael Holzman, lead singer of the rising DC noise punk band Ekko Astral, to talk about her carefully crafted and intentional lyric writing process, art's profound ability to change lives, and what working as a climate and energy reporter has taught her about the failures of modern media.

    ✨ MORE ABOUT EKKO ASTRAL ✨

    Ekko Astral is a “mascara moshpit” noise punk band from DC made up of Jael Holzman (vocals, lyrics, guitar), Liam Hughes (lead guitar), Miri Tyler (drums), Guinevere Tully (bass), and Sam Elmore (rhythm guitar). Their debut album 'pink balloons' is out now on all platforms.

    ✨ KEEP UP TO DATE WITH EKKO ASTRAL ✨

    🔗: topshelfrecords.com/catalog/279

    Instagram: instagram.com/ekkoastral/

    Twitter: twitter.com/ekkoastral

    Bandcamp: ekkoastral.bandcamp.com

    Spotify: open.spotify.com/artist/5YaWzI756

    ✨ CONNECT WITH IZZY ✨

    YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠youtube.com/channel/agrrrlstwosoundcents⁠

    Website: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠agrrrlstwosoundcents.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ 

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    • 54 min
    Staying Hopeful Beyond Measure with Beams

    Staying Hopeful Beyond Measure with Beams

    For today's episode, my guest is Anna Mērnieks-Duffield, the lead singer of Toronto sextet Beams. Anna joins me to discuss the new Beams album 'Requiem for a Planet,' out May 3, working with trees as a consulting arborist, remaining hopeful for a better future, and more.



    ✨ MORE ABOUT BEAMS ✨



    Beams is a Toronto based art rock band consisting of Martin Crawford (electric guitars, lap steel), Mike Duffield (drums), Keith Hamilton (vibraphone, singing saw, vocals), Heather Mazhar (vocals), and Craig Moffat (bass), and Mērnieks-Duffield (lead vocals). The band’s modus operandi goes like this: feel the love, plan the work, work the plan.



    ✨ KEEP UP TO DATE WITH BEAMS ✨



    Web: beamstheband.com/

    Instagram: instagram.com/beamstheband

    Twitter: twitter.com/beamstheband

    Bandcamp: beamsbeams.bandcamp.com/



    ✨ CONNECT WITH IZZY ✨

    YouTube: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠youtube.com/channel/agrrrlstwosoundcents

    Website: ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠agrrrlstwosoundcents.com⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ 

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    • 38 min
    We Found Love at the Slaughter Beach, Dog Gig (Feat. Grace Robins-Somerville)

    We Found Love at the Slaughter Beach, Dog Gig (Feat. Grace Robins-Somerville)

    For today's episode, I'm joined by writer Grace Robins-Somerville to peel back the very nuanced layers of performing femininity online, the victories (and setbacks) of the boygenius renaissance, and why her favorite writers are the people who blend criticism with deeply personal reflections.


    ✨ MORE ABOUT GRACE ROBINS-SOMERVILLE ✨
    Grace Robins-Somerville is a writer and music critic who is currently pursuing an MFA in Creative Non-Fiction at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Her writing can be found in The Alternative, Swim Into Sound, Merry Go Round, Paste, Salvation South, and more. She also tweets (⁠⁠twitter.com/grace_roso⁠⁠).


    ✨ KEEP UP TO DATE WITH GRACE-ROBINS SOMERVILLE ✨
    Linktree: linktr.ee/gracerobinssomerville
    Twitter/X: ⁠https://twitter.com/grace_roso⁠
    Substack - Our Band Could Be Your Wife: ourbandcouldbeyourwife.substack.com/⁠
    Instagram: https://instagram.com/grace_roso/


    ✨ CONNECT WITH IZZY ✨
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    • 59 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

Suzi Blade ,

Fun and thought-provoking

I have discovered numerous musicians through this entertaining and friendly podcast. The host’s questions are excellent, getting rise to lively discussion.

Candygirl251 ,

Love it!

Izzy has a great ear for music and her dedication to supporting women and queer musicians is not only unique but refreshing and uplifting! Each week I get to discover a great new band, get to know the artists and feel solidarity with people like myself who care deeply about supporting women in every industry. Thanks for making an entertaining, fun and important podcast!

cappuccinoalmcocovegan1 ,

Best music/doc/interview podcast AND Youtube Channel

Excellent work!

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