Trailblazing grunge girl band L7 are getting the documentary treatment. The first trailer for L7: Pretend We’re Dead just dropped and it features rock heroes like Garbage’s Shirley Manson and Nirvana’s Krist Novoseli getting deep on the band’s legacy.
“They were openly, brazenly feminist, and I really responded to that,” Shirley says over gritty footage of heckers gigs and wild tour antics. The doco follows the band over their lit 16-year career during which time they recorded six albums and built up a solid cult following. Gritty archival footage from 1985-2001 is interspersed with original interviews with the likes of Joan Jett, Lydia Lunch, Butch Vig, Brody Dalle, Veruca Salt’s Louise Post and many more. Get into the grungy af trailer below.