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The Gits Documentary Movie – Mia Zapata, The Band And More

Tweet Mia Zapata’s band called themselves the Gits. The name was shortened from the original Snivelling Little Rat Faced Gits, a phrase taken from a famous skit by Monty Python. They really were her band since she was the singer, songwriter, and front- woman. Her voice was a distinctive, strong, almost bluesy instrument, and the band was  centered around her. In the growing Seattle music scene of the early 1990s, the Gits thrived after the move from the more provincial Ohio. They quickly established a fan following due to their energetic shows and creative musical abilities. They began recording as … Continue reading

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