The Gits


Music, photos, film, video, lyrics, art and a time line of  THE GITS work.  The site will be evolving over the coming weeks and months. This is a collection of  visual and sonic media and hopefully a culturally relevant and historically accurate archive.  Listen to THE GITS for free on “The Gits Radio”, purchase a classic Gits hoodie or any of the 4 albums at seller Cdbaby.COM.  Add your name to the mailing list to get significant  updates to this site.

Mia Zapata : American Artist – Born August 25, 1965

Site Updates

07/15/19 – New limited run merch available!

09/09/18 – Evil Stig CDs posted in shop!

09/04/18 – We still haven’t been able to reach a handful of people who contributed to the kickstarter we did.

06/18/18 – Just launched! ART, ROCK and REVOLUTION: And the Punk Grace of Mia Zapata

03/16/18 –  GITS PACK #1: Bootleg, Frenching The Bully, Single and CD SIGNED!

02/26/18 – Make sure to join our newsletter!

10/18/17 – New Gits store on eBay!

10/16/17 – Limited Art Rock Revolution T-shirts and Hoodies!

06/24/17 – Gits fan site back up after a hiatus!

12/04/16 – We are getting down to last of our apparel (for now) before we reorder some for the new year! We currently have these hoodie sizes left: Small, Large and 3XL. T-shirts: Small, Medium and 3XL. Check out the shop!

09/06/16 – Check out “ART, ROCK, & REVOLUTION” a bi-lingual novel. For more info and how to donate go to

06/04/16 – Website changes: Official Site, Fan Site

05/01/16 – A new Gits show with Rachel Flotard has been added!

Saturday, June 11 at 8 PM Location: Fisher Pavilion, Seattle Center 305 Harrison St, Seattle, Washington 98109

The Gits will headline with Black Lips, Ravonettes and Ming City Rockers.

Facebook event link  More details TBA

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Previous Site Updates

11/24/15 – The Gits to perform first show in 20+ years with Visqueen singer Rachel Flotard! A Benefit For James Atkins featuring: Hammerbox (Carrie and Harris of Hammerbox) // The Gits feat. Rachel Flotard (Of Visqueen) // Selene Vigil (of 7 Year Bitch) // Alcohol Funnycar // Coffin Break // STAG // Gretta Harley at Chop Suey December 4th at 7:00PM.

08/19/15 – Check out this article in biggest daily paper in Bogota, Columbia. By staff writer Alejandra Medina.

07/12/15 – Check out our NEW page on Facebook Second Skin – The Gits Fans Community!

07/07/15 – The Gits official site launched 3 years ago today! Viva Zapata!

02/25/15 – NEW Gits pins!

01/14/15 – NEW page, Gits store site map, where ALL the merch is listed!

01/22/14 – Check out Steve Moriarty’s interview with Rolling Stone Gits Drummer Blasts NBC for Exploiting Mia Zapata’s Death on TV.

01/06/14 – Messenger bags  and punk patches are now available again in the store!

08/30/13 – NEW fan pics on The Gits Fan Page!

07/07/13 – The Gits official website opened 1 year ago today!

06/28/13 – Found more Gits live in Portland 1993 bootlegs! Zip & pull over hoodies options now at the Gits store!

06/15/13 –  NEW section for band updates & news.

05/03/13 –  NEW Gits stickers with Second Skin single! Free Vervein CD with clothing purchase while supplies last!

05/01/13 –  The Gits Second Skin/Social love re-issue is finally available!

04/06/13 –  Pre-order the limited edition Second Skin/Social love re-issue!

03/30/13 –  Check out our Gits Fan Page! Submit a fan photo or Fan Review!

01/31/13 –  All our t-shirts, hoodies, stickers and patches are done by MCL Screenworks. → See how they’re made!

01/14/13 –  Check out the NEW  Home Alive Documentary trailer!

01/12/13 –  We found 9 more copies of the bootleg and put them up in the store!

01/08/13 –  Opening Friday February 22nd “These Streets”, a film about women musicians in Seattle during the famed grunge years featuring music by The Gits.

12/19/12 – Gits bootlegs SOLD OUT! Promo posters are also sold out.

12/15/12 – NEW limited edition Gits live in Portland 1993 bootleg posted in the store. Only 15 copies! 

12/10/12 – Added NEW Fan section with Gits fan photosvideos and reviews. To submit your fan photo email

11/09/12 – Added NEW white Gits shirts to the store.

10/18/12 – The NEW Gits Store has launched!  Updated Contact page.

10/07/12 – NEW Links page,  Audio clips page, and updated The Gits Store, lots more updates to the store coming soon!

09/15/12 – NEW Evil Stig page, updated Gits hoodie page, and new Reviews page.

08/25/12 – NEW page for Mia Zapata under the Biography section in honor of what would be her 47th birthday.

07/07/12 – The Gits Official site launched.