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Rocking the boat

Honored tonight at Berklee, Fanny made music history as the first female band to hit it big

Fanny released five albums between 1970 and 1974. 'We were blazing a trail and it was definitely a challenge,' says Jean Millington, the band's bass player. Fanny released five albums between 1970 and 1974. "We were blazing a trail and it was definitely a challenge," says Jean Millington, the band's bass player.
By Joan Anderman
Globe Staff / April 20, 2007

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GOSHEN -- June Millington is sitting on the edge of her living room sofa in a polka-dot blouse and sweatpants, watching herself on TV. She has scoured shelves and drawers in her 1816 farmhouse to unearth a tape of the fifth episode of "The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour," which aired on Aug. 29, 1971, and featured two guest stars: ... (Full article: 1453 words)

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