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Watch Bikini Kill play their first show in over 20 years


Iconic punk rock band Bikini Kill marked their return to the live stage with a whirlwind performance, their first in over 20 years.

The trio of Kathleen Hanna, Tobi Vail and Kathi Wilcox reunited to play the first of their scheduled three-date tour with a performance at the CA Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles.

The performance marked their first fill live performance since 1997.

The band, who had Red Hot Chili Peppers‘ very own Flea in the crowd, rolled into set opener ‘Carnival’ before playing classics ‘Rebel Girl’, ‘New Radio’ and ‘Lil’ Red’ before returning for two encores.

Below, view some fan-shot footage of the evening:

Bikini Kill at the Hollywood Palladium Setlist
‘New Radio’
‘Jigsaw Youth’
‘Don’t Need You’
‘Feels Blind’
‘I Hate Danger’
‘In Accordance to Natural Law’
‘Demi Rep’
‘Reject All American’
‘Alien She’
‘No Backrub’
‘Hamster Baby’
‘Tell Me So’
‘This Is Not a Test’
‘Capri Pants’
‘Resist Psychic Death’
‘Rah! Rah! Replica’
‘Outta Me’
‘For Only’
‘Distinct Complicity’
‘Rebel Girl’
‘Lil’ Red’

‘Double Dare Ya’
‘Suck My Left One’

Encore 2:
‘For Tammy Rae’