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  1. Rock pioneer Lita Ford to shred at Naperville's Last FlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Daily Herald

    Rock pioneer Lita Ford brings her heavy guitar music and raspy vocals to Naperville's Last Fling on Friday night. A rock 'n' roll pioneer, Ford started her music career at just 16 years old playing guitar in 1975 for The Runaways, an all-female group that broke down barriers in the punk era.

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  2. Lita FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Miami New Times

    Lita Ford was a heavy-metal wet dream for a generation of headbangers, scoring several hits in the '80s, including "Kiss Me Deadly" and "Close Your Eyes Forever" with Ozzy Osbourne.

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  3. Heavy-Metal Goddess Lita Ford is Back in Top Form and Tight Leather, Plays Pompano Beach FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Lita Ford was a heavy-metal wet dream for a generation of headbangers, scoring several hits in the '80s, including "Kiss Me Deadly" and "Close Your Eyes Forever" with Ozzy Osbourne.

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  4. 'Chopped' chefs are really 'Rock Stars' on Food NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Examiner.com

    ... episode are: Kelly Hansen of Foreigner, Dweezil Zappa of the tribute to his late father band Zappa Plays Zappa, Lita Ford of The Runaways and Eddie Ojeda of Twisted Sister. The 20-minute appetizer round mystery box contained: Drumsticks, Corn ...

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  5. Lita Ford and Kip Winger coming to the Capitol TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Lita Ford and Kip Winger will make their Capitol Theatre debut on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 8 p.m. A British born rocker who grew up on the streets of L.A., Lita Ford, is considered one of the most important female representatives of the rock genre. Ford is a founding member of the Runaways , one of the first girl groups who unexpectedly broke down barriers in the punk era as well as the male-dominated world or rock music, causing a stir with their six rebellious releases.

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  6. Why Lita Ford Still RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Psychology Today

    Ford is considered one of the greatest artists in hard-rock history, and her career longevity - including her upcoming show on Aug. 9 at the Heavy Montreal festival - is in and of itself is an impressive feat. Moreover, by being a member of the Runaways , the world's first all-female rock band, and one of the first women in rock to have a prominent solo career - which included hits such as "Kiss Me Deadly" and "Close My Eyes Forever" - she not only brought us some classic music, but also helped blaze a trail for women in rock.

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  7. Rock of AgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Cityview Online

    ... Meghan Walker whose 2014 debut album, "Remember Your Roots," was produced by Grammy-winning producer Paul Worley. Lita Ford, Thursday, Aug. 13, 8 p.m. Lita Ford has lived a life that seems like the template for "rocker girl." She's toured the world ...

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  8. Lita Ford Talks Tour, CHOPPED, New Book, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Gater 98.7 FM

    She is currently out on tour and will be making a couple stops in Florida next month, August 28th at Pompano Beach Amphitheater and August 30th in Melbourne, and later this year she will be on the KISS Cruise which leaves out of Miami at the end of October.

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  9. Dressed to kill: a Q&a with Lita FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Lita Ford rose to fame as the lead guitarist of The Runaways in 1975, and after their break-up in 1979 she went on to enjoy commercial success and stardom as a solo artist. Her hits "Close My Eyes Forever," "Kiss Me Deadly" and "Shot of Poison" all charted in the United States, solidifying her status as a rock icon.

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  10. Lita Ford, Great White on Naperville's Last Fling stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Lita Ford, who first gained fame with The Runaways and later had a hit duet with Ozzy Osbourne, will perform Sept. 4 at Naperville's Last Fling celebration.

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  11. Lita Ford and Warrant rock in the Fourth of July weekend in TemeculaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Lita Ford and Warrant kicked of the 4th of July weekend with a bang at Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, CA. Both bands brought their style of rocking 90's glam-rock to a crowd of about 800 fans of all ages for a rocking start to the long weekend.

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  12. Kenny Rogers, Dee Snyder, Lita Ford added to WI State Fair LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... . "Hair at the Fair" will happen on August 15. On this night, 80's rockers Dee Snider from Twisted Sister, Lita Ford, Lynch Mob, and Kix will hit the mainstage. Snider is best known for belting out the Twisted Sister hits, "We're Not Gonna Take It" ...

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  13. Kenny Rogers, Dee Snyder, Lita Ford added to WI State Fair LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... . "Hair at the Fair" will happen on August 15th. On this night, 80's rockers Dee Snider from Twisted Sister, Lita Ford , Lynch Mob , and Kix will hit the mainstage. Snider is best known for belting out the Twisted Sister hits, "We're Not Gonna Take ...

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  14. 2015 Leesburg BikeFest ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Motorcycle USA

    ... the middle of the thoroughfare. They turn their Towne Square into a music festival, bring in headlining acts like Lita Ford and Puddle of Mudd, offering up top-notch entertainment for free. Southern ambience is alive and well in Leesburg. Even ...

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  15. Tonight in live music: The Ting Tings, Lauris Vidal, Lita Ford & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... Bandele, Young Fella and Jimi Nu. Admission is $20. (Ybor Daily Market, Ybor City) -LP Lita Ford with Faster Pussycat The former Runaways guitarist turned lite-metal goddess inspired legions of young female musicians ...

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  16. Largo Cultural Center welcomes rock guitarist Lita FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    As both a solo performer and as a member of The Runaways, helped Lita Ford paved the way for female hard rock and heavy metal musicians. Lita Ford will perform Friday, April 17, 8 p.m., at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive.

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  17. Lita Ford rocked an acoustic set in Edwardsville FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... guitars she played throughout the evening and her voice sounded, for the most part, strong and full of energy. LIta Ford Setlist: The Bitch is Back (Elton John cover) Relentless Love 2 Hate U Living Like a Runaway Close My Eyes Forever Larger Than ...

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  18. Lita Ford returns to the Saint Louis area March 13 in EdwardsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The show marks the first time since 2012 Ford has been in the St. Louis area, and only the 2nd time in over 25 years. In 2012 Ford appeared at Chaifetz Arena on Def Leppard's Rock of Ages tour.

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  19. No Cities to LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... and "No Anthems" rides the organ buzz of "Highway Star"-era Deep Purple. And "Hey Darling" nicks a hook from Lita Ford's feminist hair-metal classic "Kiss Me Deadly" now that's ecumenical. Though Sleater-Kinney always had a way with wistful ballads ...

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