Related Information for Huggy Bear Huggy Bear was an English riot grrrl band, formed in 1991 in Brighton, England. Rising up in tandem with the Olympia, Washington-based riot grrl movement led by feminist bands like Bikini Kill, Huggy Bear called themselves "boy/girl revolutionaries," both in reference to their political philosophy and the gender makeup of their band.During the course of their existence, they refused to be photographed or interviewed by mainstream press, nor gave their full names once they.. read more