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Aaron Irons

Aaron Irons

Lillie Mae isn’t quiet. At first approximation, she could pass as a punk pioneer of the Riot Grrrl movement– even with a fiddle. The moppish Mohawk she sports above her wide doe eyes would’ve seemed out of place in country music 40 years ago. Her clothes too— a mish-mash of consignment cute and bowery

In 1975 David Bowie challenged that rock n’ roll was dead, a “toothless old woman”. New Musical Express writer, Anthony O’Grady, asked Bowie if he really believed that– and if so, what was next? David was sure his phone was being tapped, but he replied, “Dictatorship.” Bowie prophesied an “extreme