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Joan Jett - Fast Facts Birthday September 22nd Born Philadelphia PA USA Height Five feet five and a half inches Eyes Brown Hair Black Favourite Current Bands Fugazi Lungfish L7 Babes in Toyland Bikini Kill Kenny Laguna is Joan Jetts longtime musical partner collaborator producer and friend Kenny first met Joan in 1979 at the Riot House on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles California Initially he was asked to meet and produce what turned out to be the last Runaways album Joans former band The Runaways were a group of five teeneage girls from Southern California formed by Jett and Runaways drummer Sandy West Commercial success eluded the band in America but they found massive success in Japan where the group recorded their legendary live album Live in Japan in 1977 The Runaways gave their last performance New Years Eve 1978 in San Francisco In the spring of 1979 Joan was in England trying to get a solo project going While there she cut three songs with ex-Sex Pistols Paul Cook and Steve Jones two of which came out as a single in Holland only The third song I Love RocknRoll was included on the 1993 odds and sods release Flashback Back in Los Angeles Joan produced the debut album by local punk rockers the Germs and acted in a movie based on the Runaways with actresses playing the rest of the band called Were All Crazy Now the title was taken from the Slade song The movie was never released but one good thing came out of the project Joan met Kenny Laguna Her old manager called me and wanted to know if I would be willing to write some songs in a hurry with Joan Jett recalled Kenny My wife Meryl told me that I should go and meet Joan because she really liked what she had been reading about her in the press So I
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