WorldCat Identities

Jett, Joan

Overview
Works: 253 works in 583 publications in 4 languages and 7,901 library holdings
Genres: Rock music  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Drama  Autobiographies  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Crime films  Detective and mystery films 
Roles: Author, Performer, Actor, Singer, Composer, Other, Creator, Lyricist, Author of introduction, Instrumentalist, Originator
Classifications: M1630.18.J48, 782.42166
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Most widely held works about Joan Jett
 
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The punk singer : a documentary film about Kathleen Hanna( Visual )

2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the life of activist, musician, and cultural icon Kathleen Hanna, who formed the punk band Bikini Kill and pioneered the "riot grrrl" movement of the 1990s
Big driver( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and German and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tess Thorne, a famous writer, faces a long drive home following a book signing. On a lonely New England road, her tire blows out, leaving her stranded. Relieved when another driver stops and offers assistance, Tess quickly discovers her savior is actually a serial killer who assaults her. Left for dead, Tess escapes, determined to find her attacker and seek revenge
White American youth : my descent into America's most violent hate movement -- and how I got out by Christian Picciolini( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As he stumbled through high school, struggling to find a community among other fans of punk rock music, Christian Picciolini was recruited by a now notorious white power skinhead leader and encouraged to fight with the movement to "protect the white race from extinction." Soon, he had become an expert in racist philosophies, a terror who roamed the neighborhood, quick to throw fists. When his mentor was arrested and sentenced to eleven years in prison, sixteen-year-old Picciolini took over the man's role as the leader of an infamous neo-Nazi skinhead group. Seduced by the power he accrued through intimidation, and swept up in the rhetoric he had adopted, Picciolini worked to grow an army of extremists. He used music as a recruitment tool, launching his own propaganda band that performed at white power rallies around the world. But slowly, as he started a family of his own and a job that for the first time brought him face to face with people from all walks of life, he began to recognize the cracks in his hateful ideology. Then a shocking loss at the hands of racial violence changed his life forever, and Picciolini realized too late the full extent of the harm he'd caused. Awe-inspiring, and heartbreakingly candid, White American Youth tells the fascinating story of how so many young people lose themselves in a culture of hatred and violence and how the criminal networks they forge terrorize and divide our nation."--Back cover
Bad reputation( Visual )

7 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's true, Joan Jett became mega-famous from the number-one hit "I Love Rock n Roll," but that's only part of the story. This documentary gives a wild ride as Jett and her close friends tell you how it really was in the burgeoning's 70s punk scene and the rocky road to rock stardom decades on. Their interviews are laced with amazing archival footage
Greatest hits by Joan Jett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 21-track retrospective of the Blackhearts including eight songs featured in the film The Runaways, starring Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning, as well as one previously unreleased track
Unvarnished by Joan Jett( Recording )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Jett returns with her first new studio album in more than seven years. It breaks new lyrical ground while remaining true to her signature sound. Also included are appearances from Dave Grohl and Against Me's Laura Jane Grace
I'm the one that I want by Margaret Cho( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film captures comedian Margaret Cho at home in San Francisco, in her first appearance at the Warfield Theater. The spine of the show is the appalling true story of her experiences starring in the short-lived ABC sitcom "All-American Girl," the first mainstream television comedy built around an Asian-American family. Although her character was based on herself, the network decided to revamp her appearance and her personality. Her kidneys collapse, her show is canceled, and she begins a descent into booze, pills, and self-loathing. Ms. Cho spins lack of self-esteem into comic gold, and the eventual resurrection of her own voice, her own shape, and satisfaction with being the one she wants
Fit to be tied : great hits by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts by Joan Jett( Recording )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Runaways : music from the motion picture( Recording )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I love rock 'n roll by Joan Jett( Recording )

31 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hit list by Joan Jett( Recording )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Up your alley by Joan Jett( Recording )

16 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I love rock 'n' roll by Joan Jett( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joan Jett's second album would go against the synthesizer heavy sound of the early 80s with its hard rock attitude and punk spirit. The album also features the hit title tracks as well as Crimson and Clover
Sinner by Joan Jett( Recording )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tomorrow show with Tom Snyder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected episodes from Tom Snyder's late-night talk show featuring live performances and interviews with punk rock icons
Highlander. TV series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the adventures of Duncan MacLeod, an Immortal warrior, who in the present day owns and operates an antique store with his lover and soul-mate Tessa Noel, the only mortal to know his secret
New Wave : Dare to Be Different( Visual )

3 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In August, 1982, a small group of radio visionaries knew they couldn't compete with the mega-stations in New York City. With one brave decision, they changed the sound of radio forever. In this riveting and star studded documentary, Program Director Denis McNamara, the 'LIR crew and the biggest artists of the era tell the story of how they battled the FCC, the record labels, corporate-radio and all the conventional rules to create a musical movement that brought the New Wave to America
The Rolling Stone women in rock collection( Recording )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad reputation by Joan Jett( Recording )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Romantic violence : memoirs of an American skinhead by Christian Picciolini( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"At 14 years old, Christian Picciolini, a bright and well-loved child from a good family, had been targeted and trained to spread a violent racist agenda, quickly ascending to a highly visible leadership position in America's first neo-Nazi skinhead gang. Just how did this young boy from the suburbs of Chicago, who had so much going for him, become so lost in extremist ideologies that would horrify any decent person? 'Romantic Violence: Memoirs of an American Skinhead' is a poignant and gripping cautionary tale that details Christian's indoctrination when he was barely a teen, a lonely outsider who, more than anything, just wanted to belong. A fateful meeting with a charismatic man who recognized and took advantage of Christian's deep need for connection sent the next decade of his life into a dangerous spiral. When his mentor went to prison for a vicious hate crime, Christian stepped forward, and at 18, he was overseeing the most brutal extremist skinhead cells across the country. From fierce street brawls to drunken white power rallies, recruitment by foreign terrorist dictators to riotous white power rock music, Picciolini immersed himself in racist skinhead culture, hateful propaganda, and violence. Ultimately Christian began to see that his hate-filled life was built on lies. After years of battling the monster he created, he was able to reinvent himself. Picciolini went on to become an advocate for peace, inclusion, and racial diversity, co-founding the nonprofit Life After Hate, which helps people disengage from hate groups and to love themselves and accept others, regardless of skin color, religious belief, or sexual preference."--Page 4 of cover
 
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I'm the one that I want
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Joan Jett
Alternative Names
Džoana Džeta

Joan Jett Amerikaans zangeres

Joan Jett amerikansk gitarrist, sångare och kompositör

Joan Jett amerikansk guitarist, sanger og komponist

Joan Jett amerikansk musikar

Joan Jett amerikansk musiker

Joan Jett ator

Joan Jett cantant i guitarrista de rock

Joan Jett cantante e chitarrista statunitense

Joan Jett cantante y guitarrista de rock

Joan Jett chanteuse rock américaine

Joan Jett música estadounidense

Joan Jett muzikante amerikane

Joan Jett pemeran perempuan asal Amerika Serikat

Joan Jett US-amerikanische Rock-Sängerin und Gitarristin

Joan Jettová

Larkin, Joan 1958-

Larkin, Joan 1960-

Larkin Joan Marie

Larkin, Joan Marie 1958-

Τζόαν Τζετ

Джетт, Джоан

Джоан Джетт

Джоун Джет американска рок певица и китаристка

Џоун Џет

ג'ואן ג'ט שחקנית אמריקאית

جون جت گیتاریست، خواننده، و آهنگساز آمریکایی

조앤 제트

ジョーン・ジェット

瓊·傑特

Languages
English (132)

German (4)

French (1)

Swedish (1)