When Carla Black played bass in an all-female band in the early 1980s, a common question the band was asked was whether they were lip-syncing.
“I though it was very, very strange, and it wasn’t just in club situations where people had too much to drink, it was daytime shows and things like that,” Black said. “I got this idea: Why don’t people think women can play, why is it still a strange thing to see women playing rock music?”
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