WOMEN WHO ROCK DOC
Straight out of Cleveland and in partnership with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, arrives Women Who Rock, a documentary about the impact of women in contemporary American music. The film, produced by Carol Stein and Susan Wittenberg, covers female acts like Bessie Smith, Darlene Love, Bonnie Raitt, Debbie Harry, Cyndi Lauper, Aretha Franklin, Christina Aguilera, and even the impact of punk band, Bikini Kill, and their current work empowering young female students. There's also mention of how Tina Turner and Janis Joplin actually inspired male counterparts like Steven Tyler (Aerosmith) and Mick Jagger (The Rolling Stones). Girl power! You can check out the full doc right here thanks to the PBS video archive.