Geoff Ellis, director of TRNSMT festival famously explained away the lack of equality at Scottish festivals saying “it will be a while until there is a 50-50 gender balance on festival bills because there’s far, far less female artists”

Here’s this year’s lineup …

In tribute to Geoff here’s another listen to Iona Lee’s Girls Who Play Guitar Playlist …


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