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Born an identical twin in Memphis, Tennessee, Allison Wolfe was raised in an all-female household by a lesbian feminist mother who started the first women’s health clinic in Olympia, Washington. She co-founded a punk feminist fanzine Girl Germs, an all-girl band Bratmobile, and third-wave feminist punk movement riot grrrl. Allison also sang in the bands Cold Cold Hearts, Deep Lust, Partyline, Cool Moms, Sex Stains and Ex-Stains, along with initiating the non-profit feminist music festival Ladyfest in 1999. She currently lives in Los Angeles where she hosts and co-produces a podcast “I’m in the Band” for Tidal, does freelance arts journalism, public speaking, DJ-ing, and sings in the band Scorpio Scorpio. A University of Southern California Annenberg Fellow, Allison completed a masters in specialized journalism in the arts with a focus on audio storytelling. She is also working on an oral history of riot grrrl.