British Female Guitarists

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Dido
(Singer-songwriter)
Dido
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Birthdate: December 25, 1971
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England
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PJ Harvey
(Singer-songwriter, Composer, Artist, Singer, Guitarist)
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Birthdate: October 9, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bridport

Tinged with themes of female sexuality, the lyrics of PJ Harvey have redefined the place women occupy in rock music. While she was initially part of a musical trio named after herself, she later charted her own path as a solo musician. She is only artist to have earned the Mercury Prize twice.

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Shirley Manson
(Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Musician, Model, Songwriter)
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Birthdate: August 26, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Edinburgh
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Corinne Bailey Rae
(Singer-Songwriter Best Known for Her 2006 Single ‘Put Your Records On')
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Birthdate: February 26, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Leeds, England
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Kate Nash
(Singer-songwriter)
Kate Nash
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Birthdate: July 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Harrow, London, England, UK
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Amy Macdonald
(Singer-songwriter)
Amy Macdonald
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Birthdate: August 25, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bishopbriggs, Scotland
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Karen Elson
(Model, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Singer)
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Birthdate: January 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oldham
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Mollie King
(Singer from the girl group The Saturdays)
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Birthdate: June 4, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Wandsworth, London, England, United Kingdom
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Genesis P-Orridge
(Singer-songwriter)
Genesis P-Orridge
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Birthdate: February 22, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Manchester, England
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Laura Marling
(Brit Award Winning British Folk Singer-Songwriter Known for Albums like 'Song for Our Daughter')
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Birthdate: February 1, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England
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Joan Armatrading
(British singer-songwriter and Grammy and BRIT Award winner who has released popular singles like "Drop the Pilot.")
Joan Armatrading
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Birthdate: December 9, 1950
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis
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Lianne La Havas
(British Record Producer and Singer-Songwriter)
Lianne La Havas
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Birthdate: August 23, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London

Lianne La Havas is a British record producer and singer-songwriter. Apart from releasing award-winning albums like Lianne La Havas and Is Your Love Big Enough, La Havas also headlines concert tours. Her work has received nominations for the prestigious Grammy Awards and Brit Awards.

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Justine Frischmann
(Was the Lead Singer of the Britpop band 'Elastica' and Co-Founder of the Rock Band 'Suede')
Justine Frischmann
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Birthdate: September 16, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England
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Rebecca Pidgeon
(Actress and Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Film ‘Homicide’ and Album ‘Behind the Velvet Curtain’)
Rebecca Pidgeon
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Birthdate: October 10, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
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Tracey Thorn
(Singer)
Tracey Thorn
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Birthdate: September 26, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brookmans Park, Hertfordshire, England, UK
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Beth Gibbons
(English Singer-Songwriter and Member of the Trip Hop Band 'Portishead')
Beth Gibbons
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Birthdate: January 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bristol, England, UK
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Bat for Lashes
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer, Pianist)
Bat for Lashes
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Birthdate: October 25, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brighton
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Ella Edmondson
(English Singer-Songwriter and Daughter of Comedians Ade Edmondson and Jennifer Saunders)
Ella Edmondson
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Birthdate: January 22, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith
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Natalia Kills
(Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Model, Songwriter)
Natalia Kills
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Birthdate: August 15, 1986
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bradford
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Leona Naess
(Singer)
Leona Naess
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Birthdate: July 31, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
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Gillian Gilbert
(Musician)
Gillian Gilbert
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Birthdate: January 27, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Whalley Range, Manchester Whalley Range, Manchester, England
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Beth Orton
(Singer-songwriter)
Beth Orton
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Birthdate: December 14, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: East Dereham, Norfolk, England
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Viv Albertine
(Musician)
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Birthdate: December 1, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
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Cait O'Riordan
(She played bass guitar for the Irish punk/folk band the Pogues from 1983 to 1986)
Cait O'Riordan
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Birthdate: January 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
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Cait O'Riordan
(She played bass guitar for the Irish punk/folk band the Pogues from 1983 to 1986)
Cait O'Riordan
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Birthdate: January 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
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Shingai Shoniwa
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)
Shingai Shoniwa
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Birthdate: September 1, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
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Nerina Pallot
(Singer who is known for albums like Dear Frustrated Superstar, Fires, and Year of the Wolf)
Nerina Pallot
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Birthdate: April 26, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
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Deborah Curtis
(Musician)
Deborah Curtis
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Birthdate: July 15, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom
Died: May 18, 1980
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Jo Ann Kelly
(Singer, Guitarist)
Jo Ann Kelly
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Birthdate: January 5, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Streatham, South London, England
Died: October 21, 1990
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Lay Low
(Singer)
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Birthdate: September 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England