Lita Ford

Lita Ford

Lita Ford (born Carmelita Rossanna Ford on September 19, 1958 in London, U.K.) is a hard rock singer and guitarist who achieved popularity during the 1980s. Ford was born in London but is of Italian heritage. She moved with her family to the United States while still very young. She began playing the guitar at age 11. In 1976 at the age of 17 she became one of the founding members of the legendary teenage all-female proto-punk-metal band The Runaways. There she played lead guitar.

Vintage Magazines with Lita Ford

Screamer Magazine March 1988

Screamer Magazine March 1988
Issue: March 1988. Featuring: MSG. Also Included Aerosmith, Dokken, Jailhouse, Lizzy Borden, D'Molls, and Much More.

Articles with Lita Ford

MONSTERS OF ROCK CRUISE 2018 Final Public Sale Begins Today (10/19) Updated Lineup Announced

As music fans begin to plan their 2018 vacations, Monsters Of Rock Cruise, the world’s premier hard rock/heavy metal experience at sea, has announced that its final public sale begins today (10/19). Limited cabins are available at MonstersOfRockCruise.com, with prices beginning at $1,299 per person, double occupancy. Government fees, taxes, and gratuities are additional and… Read more »


LITA FORD Debuts New Song

LITA FORD is set to release her latest album Time Capsule on SPV/Steamhammer on April 15, 2016. Thevery special and unusual recording turns back the clock to a time when honest, down-to-earth rock music was still handmade and recorded without digital tricks and contraptions. Time Capsule is a “throwback” record that boasts identifiable voices and… Read more »


LITA FORD To Release New Album “Time Capsule” April 15, 2016

American vocalist/guitarist LITA FORD is set to release her latest album Time Capsule on SPV/Steamhammer on April 15, 2016. Thevery special and unusual recording turns back the clock to a time when honest, down-to-earth rock music was still handmade and recorded without digital tricks and contraptions. Time Capsule is a “throwback” record that boasts identifiable… Read more »


Stacey Blades Of Let It Rawk, On RadioScreamer 5-7-14 at 4:00PM PT, Premiere New Single, American Rebels

LET IT RAWK, is an All Star 80’s Metal Revue based in Las Vegas, featuring Jamie St. James from Black N’ Blue on vocals, Stacey Blades of L.A. Guns and Roxx Gang on guitar, Oz Fox of Stryper on guitar, Eric Brittingham of Cinderella on bass and Scot Coogan of Ace Frehley, Lita Ford and… Read more »


Lita Ford Appearing at Dean Markley NAMM Booth #5766

Dean Markley announces a meet and greet opportunity with Lita Ford at 3:00PM on January 24th, at booth # 5766 along with Orianthi and Alice In Chain’s Mike Inez during this year’s National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) show in Anaheim, California. After spending all of last year on tour supporting her latest release, she… Read more »


Lita Ford – LIVE Corona, CA 1-11-14


LITA FORD – LIVE at The Whisky 01/09/14

There are concerts, and then there are concerts. The concerts are the ones you talk about for years, when you witness something special that in all likelihood will never be duplicated. Lita Ford’s concert at the Whisky in Hollywood was one of those rare events. The Whisky is holding a series of concerts in commemoration… Read more »


LITA FORD – The Bitch is Back…Live

Live albums are always a challenge. They capture a spontaneous moment in the history of a band. Lacking the endless tinkering, overdubs and electronic effects that go into a studio recording, a live album is the answer to a simple question: Can the band bring it on stage? With The Bitch Is Back…Live, Lita Ford… Read more »


LITA FORD – The Bitch Is Back!

Even over the phone, the fatigue is clearly evident in Lita Ford’s voice. She’s calling from the East Coast, and asked how things are on the other side of the continent, she replies “I don’t know, I just landed! I came from Chicago; we did the Days of the Dead convention. I got stuck in… Read more »


LITA FORD The Bitch is Back…Live

The Bitch is Back…Live is a brand new live album from the queen of Hard Rock and Metal LITA FORD.  Hot on the heels of her TRUE comeback album “Living Like a Runaway”, LITA took to the stage at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, California in early October of 2012 to showcase the new material as well as LITA FORD classics. Originally set for release October… Read more »