Skirters in the Music Industry

Discussion of fashion elements and looks that are traditionally considered somewhat "femme" but are presented in a masculine context. This is NOT about transvestism or crossdressing.

Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby shadowfax » Fri Aug 24, 2018 9:12 pm

Fish from Marillion, in a kilt.
Lavender by Marillion - You Tube video
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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sat Aug 25, 2018 2:50 pm

Martin Gore of Depeche Mode appears to have been a prominent skirter in years gone by.

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A fan video celebrating Gore's legs :-)
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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sat Aug 25, 2018 5:49 pm

Couple of pics off Pinterest where the musicians name is not listed.

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sun Aug 26, 2018 3:26 pm

Anthony Kiedis of Red Hot Chili Peppers fame

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Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day.

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sun Aug 26, 2018 5:12 pm

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 12:36 am

Jon Fishman of the band Phish.

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:08 am

Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy.

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Thu Aug 30, 2018 12:10 am

Keith Richards.

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby skirtyscot » Thu Aug 30, 2018 10:04 pm

The guy in the jacket, short blue dress and tights is just some guy busking, AFAIK. There's a video of him (the pic is a still from the video) on YouTube, but I can't find it. It was linked to from hereabouts a while back.

He looks completely comfortable in the outfit, like it's a normal thing to wear. And it looks really good.
Keep on skirting,

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby r.m.anderson » Fri Aug 31, 2018 1:49 am

skirtyscot wrote:The guy in the jacket, short blue dress and tights is just some guy busking, AFAIK. There's a video of him (the pic is a still from the video) on YouTube, but I can't find it. It was linked to from hereabouts a while back.

He looks completely comfortable in the outfit, like it's a normal thing to wear. And it looks really good.


Yes agree - that short blue dress must be a skirt cause the top is a collared shirt ?
Wished there was more photos of him - a really snazzy well coordinated outfit !
The footwear appears to be clogs - or whatever the Dutch call their footwear ?
Maybe a clue to finding out the whereabouts of this guy.
"Kilt-On" -or- as the case may be "Skirt-On" !
WHY ?
Isn't wearing a kilt enough?
Well a skirt will do in a pinch!
Make mine short and don't you dare think of pinching there !
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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:55 pm

Simon LeBon of Duran Duran

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sun Sep 02, 2018 1:56 pm

John Taylor, also of Duran Duran

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:20 pm

Johnathan Davis of Korn

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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby mishawakaskirt » Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:40 pm

I just ran across a group that wears kilts. Celkilt At least in their music videos.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=gGJJ-V9xlD0

If you want bizarre Japanese music there is a group called lady baby, watch the videos featuring lady beard

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=M8-vje-bq9c
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Re: Skirters in the Music Industry

Postby FranTastic444 » Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:40 pm

Yep, I've come across Celkilt before (see this skirtcafe anthem thread)

The other video is just plain bonkers :-)
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