Alternative Tentacles, the record label founded by Jello Biafra of the Dead Kennedys, has released music by a variety of female vocalists or chanteuses. Here are a few notable examples:
1. Alice Bag – Alice Bag is a punk singer, author, and educator who was part of the early Los Angeles punk scene with her band The Bags. She released an album titled « Blueprint » on Alternative Tentacles in 2018.
2. Lydia Lunch – Known for her avant-garde spoken word performances and experimental music, Lydia Lunch has released several albums on Alternative Tentacles, including « 13.13 », « Conspiracy of Women », and « Death Valley ’69 ».
3. Nardwuar the Human Serviette – While not a traditional chanteuse, Nardwuar is a Canadian journalist, musician, and radio personality known for his offbeat interviews. He released an album called « Welcome to My Castle » on Alternative Tentacles in 1996.
4. Satan’s Cheerleaders – An all-female punk rock band from Los Angeles, Satan’s Cheerleaders released their self-titled album on Alternative Tentacles in 1996.
These are just a few examples of the diverse range of chanteuses who have released music on Alternative Tentacles. The label has always been known for supporting independent and alternative artists, and these women have made significant contributions to the punk and experimental music scenes.