Alongside Joan Jett, Ford made a name for herself as a hard rocking, hard living musician. “Living Like a Runaway. A Memoir” takes us through her career from struggling to be recognized as a female guitarist, to a video icon and darling of the 80's hair metal scene. Ford talked about her book, her life, and her passion for music
"Looking back. It was a ride. I'm glad it's over. Some of it was funny, some was painful, and it wasn't easy. I'm glad it's out. I put so much into what I do. I wanted the book to be real. I wanted it to be filled with a lot of things people didn't know about. It's hard to put down once you start reading it."
Ford left the music scene in 1994 to raise a family and live on an island. Ford talked about her coming back to the music scene.
"It was a shock because I didn't know I was missed so much. T…