- Sat, Oct 21, 2017 at 8pm
- Lita Ford
- Club Regent Event Centre
- 1425 Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Lita Ford -
Singer, songwriter, author, producer, Multiple Grammy Award nominated and Platinum-selling artist that grew up on the streets of Hollywood as the Lead Guitarist for the punk rocking group of teenage girls, THE RUNAWAYS. After The Runaways, Lita went solo and recorded several more Top 10 Hit singles like ”Close my eyes forever’’, a duet with Ozzy Osbourne and the groundbreaking ”Kiss me deadly’’ which were all over radio airwaves in heavy rotation in the late 80’s. Lita was given a Lifetime Achievement Award by Guitar Player Magazine when she returned to the music business with her autobiography; Living Like A Runaway in 2012 which is in stores today as a national bestselling book, distributed by Haper Collins. Lita Ford is rockin’ harder today than ever! Lita was dubbed “The First Lady of Rock Guitar” in 2017 by Guitar Magazine and given the Icon award along with the late great Jim Marshall himself! Lita Ford and her ass-kicking Band are literally rolling thunder on stage with their hard rocking sound and entertaining and talented musicians…together they will melt your face!
Lee Aaron - Canada’s Metal Queen
In 1984 Lee Aaron Metal Queen. The album’s title track, a hard driving anthem about female empowerment, catapulted Aaron to iconic status in the rock world. Relentless touring and chart-toppers like “Only Human”, “Whatcha Do To My Body”, “Hands On” and “Some Girls Do” resulted in multi-platinum sales in her home country and continued international success through the ’80s and ’90s. Chart Magazine proclaimed Bodyrock (1989) one of the 20 most influential Canadian albums of the ’80s, with Avril Lavigne, Alanis Morrisette and Shania Twain all “under Aaron’s influence.” MuchMusic’s Listed has consistently rated her in the Top Female Rockers Of All Time category.