Joan Jett

The rock & roll icon talks to Jodi Rudoren

Hear boundary-breaking guitarist/singer/songwriter Joan Jett, discuss her new documentary “Bad Reputation,” which traces her historic journey from teenage dreamer to rock and roll rule breaker, with Jodi Rudoren.

Jett may be the coolest person in the room, and an inspiration to anyone who feels like an outsider or misfit, but beneath her tough-as-nails exterior is a musician with depth and versatility. Hear Join Jett discuss rising to the top of the patriarchal music industry, bouncing back from disparaging reviews, and how she never compromised her ethics or creative integrity along the way.

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