‘Not Just Tits In A Corset: Celebrating Women In Metal’ is a new book now available from music writer/band manager Jill Hughes Kirtland. The book features photos and interviews with some of metal’s most notable women, looking at their triumphs, challenges, and unique stories.

Featured rockers include Lita Ford, Roxy Petrucci (Vixen), Ann Boleyn (Hellion), Betsy Bitch (Bitch), Lzzy Hale (Halestorm) Leather Leone (Chastain), Maria Brink (In This Moment), and many more. It also features a foreword by German metal queen Doro Pesch (Warlock, Doro).

Told in their own voices – through a series of intimate interviews and photographs of prominent and influential women in the metal industry – “Not Just Tits In A Corset” details the unique history, challenges and triumphs women have encountered throughout their careers in metal music, while also celebrating the compelling global community these women have created amongst each other and the fans. It’s not just musicians featured, but the women behind the scenes also tell their stories, all of them offering inspiration and support to the up-and-comers.

The book is available now as in hardcover, softcover or e-book on the Kirtland’s web site: www.jillkirtland.com and will be available through other online retailers soon. A book launch party open to the public (all ages) will take place on Thursday, April 3rd at 6:30 p.m. at Roxy & Duke’s Roadhouse in Dunellen, New Jersey.

Not Just Tits In A Corset book cover