As if we here at theTVaddict.com weren’t already excited enough for MARVEL’s JESSICA JONES, the newly released teaser has us wishing November would get here, well… yesterday! Shot against the backdrop of Joan Jett’s “Bat Reputation, the teaser shows Jessica (Krysten Ritter) in her element — a bar in Hell’s Kitchen — bellying up to the bar […]
Jessica Jones gets a nightcap in Hell's Kitchen, to the tune of Joan Jett's "Bad Reputation."
Marvel’s Jessica Jones gave us a clever tease of our new Netflix hero by its first preview footage, and now the second Defender gets even more pulverizing by the latest. Crank up the Joan Jett, Jessica Jones is knocking back shots and knocking back bars by her latest brawl. Continue reading…
Speaking of barnyard animals, here’s a crappy picture of Joan Jett, boss hen of the Cracker Compound: She looks a little the worse for wear for having endured a long, hot summer, but she’s recovering from molting season splendidly. She takes exactly zero shit from her coop-mates. It shows in her eyes, doesn’t it? I admire [Read more...]
With producer Phil Spector, the singer Darlene Love made exactly one timeless pop song, 1963’s “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home).” She sang the song on Letterman every year for almost 30 years. But mostly, she’s spent the the decades since then working as a backup singer. On the new album Introducing Darlene Love, though, she’ll […]
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts head to the Joint at Hard Rock Hotel on Friday, Sept. 18.
Check out what the fighters from Saturday’s UFC 190 pay-per-view event in Rio de Janeiro went with as their backing tracks.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos
Joan Jett’s “Bad Reputation” trumpeted another dominant performance from bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey on Saturday in Brazil.
Jackie Fuchs, a former bass player for The Runaways, made waves earlier this month after publicizing the story of her alleged rape by band manager Kim Fowley at a New Years Party on the eve of 1976. After a bigger-than-expected response to her story, she joined HuffPost Live on Thursday to discuss the aftermath of going public. Show More Summary
We all know that Joan Jett loves rock 'n' roll, but what else does she love? Why silly, she loves YOU (and herself) as evidenced by our flashback to 1984 and I Love You Love.
Joan Jett, quit breaking my heart.
In a damning, graphic, and disturbing report released last week, the Huffington Post narrated the story of how Runaways founder Kim Fowley raped the band’s former bassist Jackie Fuchs as her bandmates, Cherie Currie and Joan Jett, 16 and 17 years old respectively, watched. In 1975, when Fuchs was 16, a roadie gave her Quaaludes and instructed […]
It's been a tumultuous few days for Jackie Fox of the Runaways The former bassist for the iconic '70s band, whose real name is Jackie Fuchs, was the subject of an devastating story recently published in the Huffington Post. The article...Show More Summary
Jackie Fuchs' bombshell claim that she was brutally raped in 1975 by the Runaways' manager while bandmates Joan Jett, Cherie Currie, and a host of other people watched was met with immediate denials by both Jett —who said she "was not aware of this incident"—and Currie, reports Vulture. In...
Joan Jett, and former bandmate Cherie Currie, claim they never saw Kim Fowley rape Jackie Fuchs. Randy Miramontez / Shutterstock.com • Last week, Runaways' bassist Jackie Fuchs (known as Jackie Fox during her time with the band) told the story of how she was raped by the group's producer Kim Fowley on New Year's Eve 1975. Show More Summary
Last week, the Huffington Post ran an interview with Jackie Fuchs—who went by Fox—former bassist for rock group, the Runaways. Fuchs gave a chilling account of Kim Fowley, the band’s manager and producer, raping her at a party in front of a room full of people, which included other band members. Show More Summary
Denis Leary has a number of guest rock stars appearing in his new FX show Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll which airs on FX on July 16. Lined up are Joan Jett, Foo Figethers’ Dave Grohl and Greg Dulli of The Afghan Whigs. But if his series gets a...Show More Summary
Speaking with the Huffington Post recently, Jackie Fuchs alleged that former Runaways manager Kim Fowley raped her in front of her former bandmates. One of those former bandmates, Joan Jett, issued a response, saying she “was not aware of the incident.” Now another Runaways member, Cherie Currie, has offered her... More »
Earlier this week, the former Runaways bassist Jackie Fox (née Jackie Fuchs) devastated the music community when she said the band’s producer, Kim Fowley, had raped her in front of her bandmates when she was 16 years old. Now one of those bandmates, rock legend Joan Jett, has issued a... More »