LIVE: Warrant

Have your cake and "Cherry Pie," too: Glam rockers Warrant took over Pechanga Resort & Casino on July 3, with a leather-clad Lita Ford opening the set.

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Glam metal masters Warrant gave an arresting performance at Pechanga Resort & Casino on July 3.
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Lita Ford (pictured, right) warmed up the stage.
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Formed in 1984, Warrant has undergone many transformations and changing lineups.
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The Hollywood-formed group's debut record, "Dirty Rotten Filthy Stinking Rich," earned them the No. 10 spot on the Billboard 200.
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From that 1989 album came four hit singles: "Heaven," "Sometimes She Cries," "Down Boys" and "Big Talk."
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The group's second record, "Cherry Pie," featured a number of guests, including Poison's C.C. DeVille.
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Though rooted in metal, Warrant toyed with grunge in their fifth studio album, "Belly to Belly," released in the mid '90s.
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Former lead singer Jani Lane, whose songwriting had a huge influence on the band's rise to popularity, left the Warrant to pursue solo projects in the early '90s.
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The band attempted a 20-year reunion, with Lane back at the mic. But it never panned out.
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Robert Mason took over as lead singer in 2008.
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Lita Ford, another name in glam rock, opened for Warrant at Pechanga.
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Ford is a former member of the '70s all-girl group the Runaways.
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Joan Jett is another notable former Runaways member.
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Ford started playing guitar when she was just 11 years old.
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By the time she was 16, she was recruited to play in the Runaways.
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