Video of the Week: Great 1977 Joan Jett Interview

In 1977, Joan Jett and Kim Fowley were two of the people who sat down with Tom Snyder on his Tomorrow Show program to discuss the then-current state of punk rock music. This is a great glimpse into what Joan was dealing with back then.

THIS is what Kristen Stewart is trying to embody. I think Kristen’s voice is a little deeper than Joan’s was back then, but that’s OK.

Kim Fowley is the one in the orange jacket and all the glam makeup. He’s definitely a character, isn’t he?

(By the way, if you like the Peaches t-shirt that Joan is wearing, you can order it from HERE.)


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Gift ideas for the Jetthead who has everything

Holiday shopping season is upon us, Jettheads! If you’re sick of getting Pat Benatar t-shirts from your near-sighted (yet well-meaning) relatives, then send them the link to this post to give them some new ideas for you.

1. Joan Jett. You read that right. For four more days, you can bid on a meet-and-greet with Joan Jett herself that will take place at the October 10, 2009 Jack’s Fourth show in Irvine, California at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. The auction is open until October 8, even though the Unite the United page’s auction widget is saying that it has already ended. You can bid on this and read the rules HERE. The winner will receive two tickets to the show, dinner, a meet-and-greet with Joan backstage, and other goodies. Proceeds from the auction benefit Music Saves Lives.

More Jetthead (and non-Jetthead) gift ideas after the jump. Continue reading