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L7: Pretend We're Dead (2016)

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A real time journey witnessing the rise, fall, and ultimate redemption of the fierce feminist pioneers of American grunge punk: L7.

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Sarah Price
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Suzi Gardner ... Herself
Donita Sparks ... Herself
Jennifer Finch ... Herself
Dee Plakas Dee Plakas ... Herself
Gail Greenwood Gail Greenwood ... Herself
Janis Tanaka Janis Tanaka ... Herself
Valerie Agnew Valerie Agnew ... Herself
Exene Cervenka ... Herself
CSS CSS ... Themselves
Brody Dalle Brody Dalle ... Herself
Joan Jett ... Herself
Lydia Lunch ... Herself
Shirley Manson ... Herself
Krist Novoselic ... Himself
Louise Post ... Herself
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A real time journey witnessing the rise, fall, and ultimate redemption of the fierce feminist pioneers of American grunge punk: L7.

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Language:

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Release Date:

11 November 2016 (USA) See more »

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References Top of the Pops (1964) See more »

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Shove
Written by Donita Sparks and Suzi Gardner
Performed by L7
Courtesy of Sub Pop Records
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