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Friday | Northwest Music Scene

Kiss the Sky! The Orca Freedom Concert Tuesday April 22 at EMP's Sky Church

With all the recent controversy surrounding captive orcas, Ann and Nancy Wilson decided it was high time to celebrate the wild ones.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Friday | The Citizens' Voice

Rock 107 marks birthday in style

Andrew Krech / The Citizens' Voice Joan Jett & the Blackhearts headline the Rock 107 Birthday Bash on Thursday at the Woodlands Inn & Resort in Plains Township.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Orange County Register

Golden Gods to honor Joan Jett, Axl Rose

For a fistful of years, Revolver Magazine's annual Golden Gods bash has honored the best and biggest names in heavy rock while also paying homage to industry legends and spotlighting rising talents.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Guns N' Roses, Korn Ferry International, Korn, Human Resources, Hard-Rock, Dio


The Pretty Reckless Can't Top Joan Jett's Record, Chevelle Hits #1

Responding to Headline Planet's story about her band tying Joan Jett & The Blackhearts' long-standing record on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart, The Pretty Reckless singer Taylor Momsen Tweeted, "In good company with Joan Jett."


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

The Times-Tribune

Best Bets

Rock 107 34th Birthday Bash, with Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, doors open 7 p.m., the Woodlands, 1073 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, $15.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, US National Parks, Steamtown National Historic Site, Entertainment

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Summerfest Adds Arctic Monkeys, Cole Swindell, The Chainsmokers & More to 2014 Lineup

Summerfest officials are excited to announce an additional 23 headliners that will take the stage at Summerfest 2014.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Plain Dealer

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Predicting the Class of 2015

Now that the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony is behind us, it's time to take a look at next year's potential Class of 2015 .


Related Topix: Industrial, Pop/Rock, Nine Inch Nails, Husker Du, Punk, Cleveland, OH, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Blues, Disco, Chic, Music, Entertainment

The Times-Tribune

Joat Jett to headline Rock 107 Birthday Bash

Joan Jett built a career singing about her "Bad Reputation," reveling in a sneering, devil-may-care attitude that earned the raven-haired rocker a loyal fan following over the decades.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Runaways, Events

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Joan Jett likely to front Nirvana for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction: reports

Joan Jett will show just how much she loves rock 'n' roll by serving as the lead vocalist for Nirvana when the remaining grunge rockers, bassist Krist Novoselic, drummer Dave Grohl, guitarist Pat Smear - are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday night , according to multiple media reports.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Nirvana, Grunge, Foo Fighters, Music, Entertainment

Wed Apr 09, 2014

USA Today

We love the '80s, but did we love the 'Idol' Top 8?

Jena Irene, I Love Rock 'n' Roll . Attempting to put her stylistic stamp on Jett's classic, Irene starts the song softly, playing minor chords at the piano.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Police, Weather

Norwalk Reflector

Rib cook off slated for Memorial Day weekend

Music legends and Northeast Ohio's finest musicians are ready to rock out Memorial Day weekend at the 23rd annual Marc's Great American Rib Cook-Off & Music Festival, Friday, May 23 through Monday, May 26 at Jacobs Pavilion and the Nautica Entertainment Complex.


Related Topix: Memorial Day, Life, Holidays, Watches, Dance, Disco Inferno, Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Punk, Taking Back Sunday


Joan Jett + Nirvana: Five Reasons Why She's a Good Pick for Rock Hall of Fame

Unless someone in the Nirvana camp is playing an elaborate joke with the band's equipment , it seems nearly inevitable that Joan Jett will be joining the surviving members of Nirvana onstage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony tomorrow night.


Related Topix: Nirvana, Grunge, Pop/Rock, Foo Fighters, Cheap Trick

Sat Apr 05, 2014


Rock out with your walkout: The March walkout song review

So, last month's contest wasn't much of a contest. Ronda Rousey walked away with the clear victory and 41% of the vote for her continued choice of Bad Reputation by Joan Jett.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Phoenix New Times

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts - Arizona Bike Week's CycleFest at WestWorld - 4/4/14

Iconic female rocker Joan Jett played a solid set of old favorites and new tracks as her and the Blackhearts got the party started last night during Cyclefest at WestWorld in Scottsdale.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Arizona

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Sedalia News Journal

Mo State Fair announces 2014 grandstand entertainment

The Missouri State Fair will once again host outstanding entertainment in the Pepsi Grandstand, Director of Agriculture Richard Fordyce announced today in conjunction with Fair Director Mark Wolfe.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Christian Music, Pop/Rock, Mercyme, Sara Evans, Country, Ticketmaster, Sedalia, MO

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Joan Jett and the Blackhearts on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson tonight

JOAN JETT AND THE BLACKHEARTS OFFICIAL VIDEO Own "Unvarnished" today on iTunes: http://bit.ly/JJUnvarnished Order "Unvarnished" today on Amazon: http://amzn.to/16Se9im At 14, Joan Jett picked up her first guitar - and not long after that she helped turn the rock world upside down for female musicians.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Runaways

Sat Mar 29, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

W-B Ymca will host blood drive Tuesday

The Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA will host a blood drive on Tuesday from 3 to 7 p.m. at 40 W. Northampton St. Donors ages 21 and older will receive two tickets to the 34th annual Rock 107 Birthday Bash, headlined by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, at the Woodlands Inn in Plains Township on April 17. Photo ID and proof of age are required to redeem ... (more)


Related Topix: Wilkes-Barre, PA, Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Wed Mar 26, 2014


Summerfest Announces 2014 Grounds Stage Headliners

Summerfest officials are excited to announce over 75 headlining acts that will perform at the 2014 festival.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, USA Today, Publishing, Media, Kansas

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Business Journal

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts added to Rays concert series

Rockers Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will play the Tampa Bay Rays 2014 Summer Concert Series.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, The o'jays, Soul

Sun Mar 23, 2014


Top teenage bands of all time

The Strypes, an Irish band that is playing Saturday in S.F., prefer vintage R&B sounds over the pop music of today.


Related Topix: The Runaways, Pop/Rock, Family, Teenagers, Stiff Little Fingers, Punk, Music, Entertainment