What a line up!3CR's annual 24 hour broadcast celebrating International Women's Day 2014 kicks off at 12am Saturday morning with 2 hours of rocking women exploring the multi-faceted and expansive moral universe presented by Girls Radio Offensive, followed by current affairs, protest music, Solidarity Breakfast, the fight against the ever expanding nuclear industry, women from the Asia Pacific, women in film, Tamil Women, the defence of government schools, Intersectionality: The Interactions of Oppression, Freedom of Species, women who fly the freak flag, Nepalese Women, the Victorian Jazz Club and so much more, culminating in the Women of Rock - a free music festival featuring live music from Bahdoesa, Illana Atkinson, Ninetynine, Dead River, Darts, The Villenettes, She's The Band, Empat Lima, DJ Kira Puru & DJ Long Dong! Women of Rock celebrates Melbourne's proud tradition of rockin' female musicians and will be Broadcast Live on 3CR 855am, Digital and Streaming. Everyone is welcome. Women of Rock is at The Public Bar from 6pm to late. So turn up or tune in!
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Music Matters without borders! A 3CR benefit at The Public Bar, North Melbourne, on Friday 7 February. Featuring from Beijing - Alpine Decline, post-punk/noise act - The Primary, 3 piece noir rock band - Tangrams, plus experimental, oriental, paganfolksy, dubby ...and country with a bit of punk combo - Crybones.