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Women In Rock (1987) - Documentary Film

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Sam Andrew, Bangles, Pat Benatar (Giraldo), Big Brother And The Holding Company, Blondie, Martin Chambers, Marvin Etzioni, Malcolm Foster, Aretha Franklin, James Gurley, Deborah/Debbie Harry, Ryan Hedgecock, Don Heffington, Susanna Hoffs, Whitney Houston, Chrissie Hynde, Ike & Tina Turner, Jefferson Airplane/(Jefferson) Starship, Janis Joplin, Carole King, Brenda Lee, Lone Justice, Madonna (Louise V Ciccone), Robbie McIntosh, Maria (Louisa) McKee, Bette Midler, Vicki Peterson, Soko Richardson, Linda Ronstadt, Grace Slick, The Pretenders, Tina Turner (Anna Mae Bullock), Tina Turner (Anna Mae Bullock), Ike (Izear Luster) Turner(, Jr.)

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Sweet Nothin's
  Date Performance: 1960, Running Time: 2:25
  Comments: by Brenda Lee
So Far Away
  Date Performance: 1971, Running Time: 3:57
  Comments: by Carole King
  Date Performance: 1967-02-00, Running Time: 2:23
  Comments: by Aretha Franklin
Proud Mary
  Date Performance: 1971, Running Time: 4:56
  Comments: by Ike & Tina Turner
Show Some Respect
  Date Performance: 1984, Running Time: 3:18
  Comments: by Tina Turner
Ball And Chain
  Date Performance: 1968-04-00, Running Time: 9:37
  Comments: by Big Brother And The Holding Company. Recordedd live at the Winterland Ballroom, San Francisco, CA.
  Date Performance: 1968, Running Time: 4:00
  Comments: by Big Brother And The Holding Company
Piece Of My HeartLyrics available
  Date Performance: 1968-05-20, Running Time: 4:15
  Comments: by Big Brother And The Holding Company
White Rabbit
  Date Performance: 1966-11-03, Running Time: 2:33
  Comments: by Jefferson Airplane
Tumbling Dice
  Date Performance: 1977, Running Time: 3:05
  Comments: by Linda Ronstadt
The Tide Is High
  Date Performance: 1980, Running Time: 3:54
  Comments: (Edit) by Blondie
Back On The Chain Gang
  Date Performance: 1982-07-20, Running Time: 3:54
  Comments: by The Pretenders. Recorded at AIR Studios, London
Show Me
  Date Performance: 1983, Running Time: 4:08
  Comments: by The Pretenders. Recorded at AIR Studios, London
You Better Run
  Date Performance: 1980, Running Time: 3:05
  Comments: by Pat Benatar
Beast Of Burden
  Date Performance: 1983, Running Time: 3:48
  Comments: by Bette Midler
Sweet, Sweet Baby (I'm Falling)
  Date Performance: 1985, Running Time: 4:12
  Comments: by Lone Justice
Manic Monday
  Date Performance: 1986, Running Time: 3:06
  Comments: by Bangles
Like A Virgin
  Date Performance: 1984, Running Time: 3:39
  Comments: by Madonna
Material Girl
  Date Performance: 1984, Running Time: 4:01
  Comments: by Madonna
How Will I Know
  Date Performance: 1984, Running Time: 4:34
  Comments: by Whitney Houston
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Billy Bremner, Tony Butler, Rosanne Cash, Cher (Cherilyn Sarkisian), Alannah (Joy) Currie, King Curtis (Ousley), Jackie DeShannon, Sheila E(scovedo), Gladys Knight, Annie Lennox, Darlene Love (Wright), Lulu (Kennedy-Cairns/Marie McDonald McLaughlin Lawrie), Christine McVie, Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt, Patti Smith, Donna Summer, The Go-Go's, The Shangri-Las, Tracey Ullman, Tina Weymouth, Jane M. Wiedlin

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Tom Dowd (Engineer), Rick Jarrard (Producer), John (Spier) Simon (Producer), Chris Thomas (Producer), Jerry Wexler (Producer), Howard (Anthony) Barrett (Songwriter), Bert Berns/Burns (Russell) (Songwriter), Eddie (Edward J.) Brigati (Songwriter), Terry (Terence Ernest) Britten (Songwriter), Peter H. Brown (Songwriter), Felix Cavaliere (Songwriter), (Garth) Tyrone Evans (Songwriter), John (Cameron) Fogerty (Songwriter), John (Cameron) Fogerty (Songwriter), George Gershwin (Songwriter), Ira Gershwin (Songwriter), Edwin DuBose Heyward (Songwriter), John (Kenneth) Holt (Songwriter), Chrissie Hynde (Songwriter), Chrissie Hynde (Songwriter), Mick Jagger (Songwriter), Mick Jagger (Songwriter), Tom/Thomas F. Kelly (Songwriter), Carole King (Songwriter), Maria (Louisa) McKee (Songwriter), Maria (Louisa) McKee (Songwriter), George Robert Merrill (Songwriter), Prince (Rogers Nelson) (Songwriter), (Jordan) Jerry Ragovoy (Norman Meade) (Songwriter), Robert S. Rans (Songwriter), Otis Redding (Songwriter), Keith Richard(s) (Songwriter), Keith Richard(s) (Songwriter), Shannon Alexandria Rubicam (Songwriter), Sue (Susan Linda) S(c)hif(f)rin(-Cassidy) (Songwriter), Ronnie Self (Songwriter), Grace Slick (Songwriter), Grace Slick (Songwriter), Billy/William E Steinberg (Songwriter), Ben(mont) (M.) Tench(, III) (Songwriter), Willie Mae (Big Mama) Thornton (Songwriter), (Little) Steven Van Zandt/VanZandt (Songwriter), Narada Michael Walden (Songwriter), Keith Olsen (Produced By), Nile Rodgers (Produced By), Narada Michael Walden (Produced By), Soko Richardson (Rearranged By), Soko Richardson (Rearranged By), Ike (Izear Luster) Turner(, Jr.) (Rearranged By), Ike (Izear Luster) Turner(, Jr.) (Rearranged By)

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This entertaining musical survey, produced by the minds behind the great Beatles documentary THE COMPLEAT BEATLES, not only highlights how diverse rock's female artists are, but also just how diverse the genre of rock music is itself. WOMEN IN ROCK uses rare historical footage, musical videos, live concert performances, and personal interviews to showcase such legendary women of rock and roll as soul diva Aretha Franklin, Spanish-influenced Linda Ronstadt, 60's rock goddess Janis Joplin, pop star Madonna, and 1980's rockers The Bangles.

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Stevie & Christine appear in interview clips in this documentary.

The above tracklisting is a list of the clips from promotional music videos (or for those before the days of MTV, lipsynched/live performance clips from various TV shows dating from the time of promotion) for these songs which were used in this documentary.

Personnel listed on these tracks refer to the original studio recordings of the tracks for indexing purposes.

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Discography entry submitted by Jeff Kenney.