Tag: Roxy Petrucci

CELEBRATING WOMEN IN METAL BOOK AVAILABLE NOW

  Music journalist and band manager Jill Hughes Kirtland has self-published a book entitled, Not Just Tits in a Corset: Celebrating Women in Metal.  DORO PESCH wrote the foreword to the book. Told in their own voices-through a series of intimate interviews and photographs of prominent and influential women in the metal industry-Not Just Tits …

Surviving Members Of Classic VIXEN Lineup Resurrect Band In Honor Of Fallen Guitarist

Singer Janet Gardner, drummer Roxy Petrucci and bassist Share Ross (Pedersen) will honor their friend and bandmate, guitarist and founder of VIXEN, Jan Kuehnemund, by performing as VIXEN in 2014. The band was committed to reunite in 2012 but Kuehnemund‘s cancer diagnosis caused what was thought of at the time as a delay. Sadly, however, after a fierce battle, Kuehnemund succumbed to her illness in October 2013, …

VIXEN Guitarist JAN KUEHNEMUND Dies

The official Facebook page of the platinum-selling all-female ’80s band VIXEN has been updated with the following message: “It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of VIXEN founder and lead guitarist, Jan Kuehnemund, who lost a fierce battle with cancer on Thursday, October 10, 2013. “Though most well known for her gifted guitar playing and other musical talents, Jan was …