Not The Actual Events: One On One with War On Women’s Shawna Potter

“If you see something, say something”. That’s essentially the message that Baltimore, Maryland thrashy punk band War On Women brought to the table all summer on the Vans Warped Tour, providing a powerful catalyst for social change through 25-30 minutes of absolutely plastering music. Now that the run is over, what’s next for the band? The mission continues.

Part of the Safer Spaces initiative this summer as well, I talked with War On Women frontwoman Shawna Potter about hate speech, politics, and of course, the band’s message they’re bringing to the table. Check it out below.

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