"That Was The Whiskey is an absolute hit." - Amy Ray, Indigo Girls
"Antigone Rising is carrying on the feral spirit of The Runaways." - Joan Jett

Live tonight on SiriusXM Q106! 

Tune in tonight, April 8 at 8:20PM. The band will be live on the Derek and Romaine show - SiriusXM Q106. 
Be sure to follow along on twitter and Instagram for photo and tweet updates. 

Listeners and fans are welcome to participate by calling 866-305-6887.  For those who don't subscribe to Sirius, a free online trial is available at: http://www.siriusxm.com/outqoffer

Landmark Conversation on Main Street 2/4/15 

Join us this Wednesday night, 2/4/15 for an in depth conversation and intimate acoustic performance FREE OF CHARGE at the Landmark Theatre on Main Street in Port Washington, NY. Sponsored by the Women's Fund of Long Island and moderated by David Kilmnick, Executive Director of the GLBT Network of Long Island, the evening promises to be one to remember. Join us. More info on tourdates page. 

Early Access to Whiskey & Wine Volume 2! 

For those who pledged through our Pledge Music campaign for a hard copy or digital download of Whiskey & Wine VOLUME TWO, an email went out with instructions on how to download the first three finished tracks! Be sure to respond to the email to get your access and code for downloads. 

Thanks for your support! 

Your Music, Your Rights, Your Career!  

Kristen will be part of a music industry panel - YOUR MUSIC, YOUR RIGHTS, YOUR CAREER! - hosted by Cyber PR's Ariel Hyatt and composer, Michael Whalen on Saturday - January 10, 2015 from 12-6PM in New York City. 

4:45-5:30 PM – Crowdfunding Panel Moderator: Ariel Hyatt • With Kristen Henderson (Founding member of Antigone Rising), Benj Rogers (President & Founder, Pledge Music) & Special Guest.  
It’s no secret that artists are getting fewer advances from publishers and labels.  So, if you want to fund your dream, crowdfunding is an answer.  However there are things you need to know to do it right.  Hear what Kristen Henderson who has successfully completed three crowdfunding campaigns and Benji Rogers who has helped countless artists get over the finish line, have to say.


We are proud to announce that our song "That Was The Whiskey" has been nominated for BEST FOLK/COUNTRY SONG & BEST VIDEO OF THE YEAR by Out Music Awards! We will see you on January 19th at Town Hall in NYC for the awards show hosted by Lea DeLaria and Sir Ari Gold! 

Live on OutQ 106 Tomorrow night 12/4/14 

The band will be live on the Derek & Romaine show this Thursday night - 12/4/14. Tune in to Sirius XM OutQ 106 at 9PM. For those who don't subscribe to Sirius, a free online trial is available at www.siriusxm.com/outqoffer. Also, fans are welcome to call in and participate by calling: 866-305-6887.

Cathy, Nini and Kristen with Derek from The Derek and Romaine Show!

  • Mid show selfie
    Mid show selfie
  • Buckle up Buttercup.
    Buckle up Buttercup.
  • Game on.
    Game on.
  • Whiskey & Wine II release NYC sound chickens.
    Whiskey & Wine II release NYC sound chickens.
  • The road takes you to some interesting places...
    The road takes you to some interesting places...
  • Bakers
  • Bunny action
    Bunny action
  • Fireball hotties at the @glaad awards. #gotyourback #glaadawards @ninicamps
    Fireball hotties at the @glaad awards. #gotyourback #glaadawards @ninicamps

Kristen & wife Sarah Kate Ellis on the cover of Time Magazine's historical DOMA issue - April 8, 2013


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