Lead singer of currently broken up punk/alternative band the distillers
. Born in Australia. Became well known for harsh, screaming vocals not normally used by women (even in punk). Battled heroin addictions. Formerly married to rancid
frontman tim armstrong
. Divorced Tim and got together with Josh Homme
of Queens of the Stone Age
and Eagles of Death Metal
. Guitar playing was questionable at live shows, but otherwise considered a great performer and perfect example of women making a statement in the punk scene.