Guitarist and songwriter with the 1980s rock band, the Go-Gos.
She played the bass with a punk band in Los Angeles before switching to guitar.
She wrote the Go-Gos' hit "We Got the Beat."
She married Jeff McDonald, the singer and guitarist for Redd Kross, in 1993. She has a daughter named Astrid.
She co-wrote Keith Urban's #1 country song "But for the Grace of God."