Tag Archives: Lita Ford

What are You Doing Here?’: The memoirs of a black woman in the heavy metal scene

While my interest in heavy metal music is peripheral at best, I’m incredibly fascinated by one of the great incongruities of music subcultures: how can an outcast group, formed on the margins, manage to marginalize people? Much has been made of Riot Grrl, formed as a response to hyper-macho punk scenes, but Girlschool and Lita […]

The Runaways Hint At Reunion

The Runaways Hint At Reunion News Source:  www.noise11.com Author : VVN MUSIC Bad blood may finally be behind former Runaways members Cherie Currie and Lita Ford, at least according to a post made last week by Currie on her official Facebook page. Former bandmate, Joan Jett, did the matchmaking, leading to the meeting between guitarist […]