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Waitin for the Night: 3rd Studio Album, 1977 Since 7/30/97
This album was released in 1978 on Mercury's Phonogram label.
The running time for the album is: 39:10 .
Produced and Directed by: Kim Fowley
The members that appeared on this album, are as follows:
Joan Jett : Vocals, Guitars
Sandy West : Vocals, drums
Lita Ford : Vocals, Guitars
Vicki Blue : Bass

All songs written, and sung by Joan, except as noted.
Little Sister (Written by: Joan Jett and Inger Asten
Wasted (Written by Kim Fowley)
Gotta Get Out Tonight (Handclaps: The Runaways, Rodney Bingenheimer and Harvey Kubernik)
Wait for Me: Backup Vocals Sandy West
Fantasies (Written by Lita Ford; Tree Bell and Gong: Sandy "Hot shot" West)
School Days (Written by: Kim Fowley and Joan)
Trash Can Murders: (written by Lita)
Waitin' For the Night: (Written by: Kari Krome, Kim Fowley and Lita) Sandy and Joan did backup vocals
You're Too Possesive: Sandy and Joan did backup vocals

Other songs on the album:
Don't Go Away


Well, I must say that I prefer Cherie's singing, but this is a terrific album. It also has my second favorite Runaways cover. It shows the girls behind barbed wire (I suppose it is a reference to their jailbait/ rebel image. Considering that this is their first album without Cherie and Jackie, they do a very good job of meshing, I just wish that Sandy and Lita had done more lead vocals. I mean Lita wrote two songs on the album, why couldn't she sing them?

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Created 3/4/97