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Title Trouble girls : the Rolling Stone book of women in rock / edited by Barbara O'Dair.
Imprint New York : Random House, [1997]
Edition First edition.

Subject Women rock musicians -- Biography.
Alt Name O'Dair, Barbara.
Rolling Stones.
Add Title Rolling Stone book of women in rock
Subject Women rock musicians -- Biography.
Alt Name O'Dair, Barbara.
Rolling Stones.
Add Title Rolling Stone book of women in rock
Description xxx, 575 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 551-553) and index.
ISBN 0679768742 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 34951566
Table of Contents
 Preface / Ellen Willis 
 Introduction / Barbara O'Dair 
IThe Pioneers of Rock & Roll: Blues, Jazz, Gospel, Rhythm & Blues, and Country1
  Little Mamas, Wild Women, and Balls of Fire: The Blues - Mamie Smith, Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Memphis Minnie, Sippie Wallace, Victoria Spivey, Big Mama Thornton, Koko Taylor / Ariel Swartley5
  Our Lady of Perpetual Suffering, Revisited: Billie Holiday / Carol Cooper21
  Heavenly Creatures: The Great Gospel Singers - Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Clara Ward, Mahalia Jackson, Marion Williams / Susan Richardson29
  Smooth Sass and Raw Power: R&B's Ruth Brown and Etta James / Alice Echols35
  Hillbilly Fillies: The Trailblazers of C&W - The Carter Family, Kitty Wells, Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Tammy Wynette, Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris / Holly George-Warren43
IISparrows and Powerhouses: Pop, Folk, and Rock in the Fifties and Sixties67
  Pop Chicks: Fluff to Tough - Nancy Sinatra, Cher, Lulu, Petula Clark, Dionne Warwick, Dusty Springfield, and others / Karen Schoemer71
  Carole King / Roberta Burkely83
  Aretha Franklin / Ann Powers93
  Girl Groups: A Ballad of Codependency - The Chantels, the Ronettes, the Shangri-Las, the Crystals / Donna Gaines103
  Diana Ross / Diane Cardwell117
  Charmed Circle: Folksingers and Singer-Songwriters - Joan Baez, Odetta, Ronnie Gilbert, Judy Collins, Peggy Seeger, Alix Dobkin, Sandy Denny, and others / Leslie Berman125
  Laura Nyro / Patricia Romanowski137
  Red Blue Jeans: Wanda Jackson and Grace Slick / Ariel Swartley143
IIIElectric Ladyland: Rock in the Sixties and Seventies153
  Janis Joplin / Terri Sutton157
  Tina Turner / Christian Wright167
  Joni Mitchell / Lisa Kennedy171
  The Love You Make: Fans and Groupies / Ann Powers181
  Bonnie Raitt / Patricia Romanowski191
  Linda Ronstadt / Karen Schoemer197
  Bette Midler: A Divine Timeline / Ann Abel205
  Technophilia: Women at the Control Board / Andrea Odintz211
IVRebel Rebel: Pop and Punk in the Seventies219
  Midnight Train: A Teenage Story - Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Nina Simone / Kathy Dobie225
  Karen Carpenter / Sue Cummings237
  Yoko Ono / Arion Berger245
  Nico / Holly George-Warren251
  Marianne Faithfull / Stacey D'Erasmo263
  Patti Smith / Deborah Frost269
  Inside Was Us: Women and Punk - Patti Smith, Debbie Harry, Tina Weymouth, Exene Cervenka, and others / Carola Dibbell277
  Jayne County: Man Enough to Be a Woman / Donna Gaines289
  Shouting Out Loud: Women in U.K. Punk - Siouxsie Sioux, Poly Styrene, the Slits, Au Pairs, the Raincoats / Joy Press293
  Chrissie Hynde / Amy Raphael303
  Good Golly, Svengali: Donna Summer and Annabella Lwin / Carol Cooper309
VDivas and B-Girls: From the Seventies to Today321
  Bohemian Rhapsodies - Kate Bush, Stevie Nicks, Heart, Lene Lovich, Cyndi Lauper, the Roches, Kristin Hersh, Jane Siberry, Diamanda Galas, Bjork, Sarah McLachlan, and others / Ann Powers325
  Madonna / Mim Udovitch341
  Beyond Sucker MCs: Hip-Hop Women - Roxanne Shante, Salt-n-Pepa, Queen Latifah, Monie Love, MC Lyte, and others / Mimi Valdes349
  The Singer and the Song - Rickie Lee Jones, Annie Lennox, Suzanne Vega, Tracy Chapman, Natalie Merchant, k.d. lang, Melissa Etheridge, Sam Phillips, Sheryl Crow, Alanis Morissette, Joan Osborne / Elysa Gardner359
  Sinead O'Connor / Ann Powers377
  Janet Jackson / Danyel Smith383
  Smooth Operators: Contemporary R&B - Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Jody Watley, Mary J. Blige, TLC, and others / Amy Linden389
  Selena / Daisann McLane405
VIOh, You Pretty Things!: Toward the Millennium411
  Garageland - Goldie and the Gingerbreads, Fanny, the Runaways, the Go-Go's, the Bangles, L7, Luscious Jackson, and others / Deborah Frost415
  She's in the Band: Maureen Tucker, Tina Weymouth, and Tara Key / Evelyn McDonnell427
  Chicks With Picks / Gina Arnold, Shawn Dahl435
  Laurie Anderson / Gillian G. Gaar441
  Kim Gordon / Christina Kelly449
  Rebel Grrrls - Frightwig, Bikini Kill, Huggy Bear, Babes in Toyland, Fifth Column, Mecca Normal, Tribe 8, and others / Evelyn McDonnell453
  Courtney Love / Katherine Dieckmann465
  The Great Indie Debate / Emily White475
  Fierce Folkies: Contemporary Roots Music - Ferron, Lucinda Williams, Rosanne Cash, Barbara Manning, Ani DiFranco, Lois Maffeo, Iris DeMent, Victoria Williams, and others / Terri Sutton481
  Desolation Angels: The Misfits of Women's Lit - Exene Cervenka, Maggie Estep, Lydia Lunch, Marisela Norte, Pleasant Gehman, Dana Bryant, and others / Holly George-Warren495
  Neneh Cherry / Vivien Goldman507
  Me'Shell Ndegeocello / Sara Scribner511
  True Confessions: Alternative Sounds - Juliana Hatfield, Tanya Donelly, Aimee Mann, the Breeders, Elastica, Veruca Salt, and others / Jancee Dunn517
  The Soft Boys: The New Man in Rock / Terri Sutton527
  Liz Phair / Lorraine Ali537
  Polly Jean Harvey / Barbara O'Dair543