Thats the word from Joy Rose, one of the organizers of Mamapalooza, a music festival that starts tonight (May 19) in New York and features more than 200 motherly musicians.
Rose who plays guitar in a mom-oriented rock group called Housewives On Prozac says being a rock musician is a great way for moms to reinvent themselves and be passionate about something besides getting the kids to soccer games.
Even better: Rose says Mom Rock allows moms to turn real-life events with their kids into songs, like her own composition, Eat Your Damn Spaghetti.
Rose feels the Mom Rock movement has the potential to be as culturally significant as punk and predicts that record stores will devote a whole section to the genre within four years.
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