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Lita Ford

by Alexandra Mrozowska – Sr. Columnist — A part of the groundbreaking all-girl band The Runaways in the 1970s and a successful solo artist in male-dominated industry throughout the 1980s, Lita Ford is undoubtedly an important figure in rock annals. However, the vast majority of [...]
by Alissa Ordabai – Sr. Columnist — January 20-24, 2016 at Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. — The U.S. musical instruments industry includes nearly 600 companies with combined annual revenue of approximately $2 billion. As a result, the winter show of the National [...]
by Alissa Ordabai – Sr. Columnist — January 20-24, 2016 at Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. — While the primary focus of NAMM is for the U.S. musical instruments industry to showcase new musical instruments and gear the event also brings out the celebrated musicians that [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — If you’ve ever visited the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall Of Fame or watched an induction ceremony, it’s instantly evident that the RNRHOF is incredibly confused about what constitutes Rock ‘n’ Roll. Need proof? Check out this [...]
by Anabel Dflux – Senior Photojournalist — January 20th, 2015 at Whisky-a-Go-Go in West Hollywood, CA. — Static X: With the unexpected passing of one of the most influential musicians in our industry, Wayne Static of Static X, his friends and family put on a benefit memorial show [...]
by Alexandra Mrozowska – Columnist — Not Just Tits in a Corset: Celebrating Women In Metal is a newly released photo-journalistic book by Jill Hughes Kirtland. It features in-depth interviews with the likes of Lita Ford, Doro Pesch, Betsy Bitch, Roxy Petrucci, Angela Gossow, Sharon den [...]
by Jonna Ambur – Senior Photojournalist — JANUARY 26, 2012, WOLF DEN, UNCASVILLE, CT — Lita Ford. Guitar player. Vocalist. Goddess of Rock!! Taking the stage with her band in support of her 2012 release, Living Like a Runaway, the Wolf Den was packed and the band was ready to kick [...]
Every year, Hardrock Haven staffers compile their Top 10 best releases. Here’s the writers’ favorites from 2012: Alex’s Top Ten for 2012 01. Van Halen – A Different Kind of Truth 01. Dokken – Broken Bones 02. Rick Springfield – Songs for the End of the World 03. Katy Perry – The [...]