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Violent Femmes

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About Violent Femmes
Genres:
Folk, Punk, Rock
Band Members:
Gordon Gano, Brian Ritchie, John Sparrow
Hometown:
Milwaukee, WI

Violent Femmes formed in 1981 as an acoustic punk band playing on the streets of Milwaukee. Their main influences at that time were Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps, and Th...
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Fan Live Reviews
Mando
Houston, TX@
House of Blues Houston
May 13th 2019
It was an amazing show... dunno why I waited 25 years but it was WORTH IT.
Lesley
Phoenix, AZ@
The Van Buren
May 9th 2019
1st time I've seen a drummer playing a grill, and a bassist playing a conch shell!
Ouida
Boston, MA@
The Royale
December 2nd 2018
The range of instruments is SO Fantastic! Something my teen self did not know when jamming as a fan and something that makes me love the band even more after finally getting to see them live. Ready to see you when you’re ready to “strut your stuff”
Rob
Chicago, IL@
The Vic
November 6th 2018
One of the most amazing shows I’ve ever been to, couldn’t have asked for a better show for my first time seeing the Femmes!!🤘🏻
Kathy
Boston, MA@
The Royale
October 31st 2018
Awesome show!! 5 stars but the app won’t let me give more than 4.5
July 26th 2018
I love the venue, but you guys have to get better at getting people inside faster. Especially when the external weather is awful. Still love this place.
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About Violent Femmes
Genres:
Folk, Punk, Rock
Band Members:
Gordon Gano, Brian Ritchie, John Sparrow
Hometown:
Milwaukee, WI

Violent Femmes formed in 1981 as an acoustic punk band playing on the streets of Milwaukee. Their main influences at that time were Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps, and Th...
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