With the exceptions of a couple of appropriate jags and ledges, the musical mountain scaled by Diane Ward is almost perfectly vertical. Despite her lithe blond beauty, she was a hard-hitting drummer who sometimes shattered sticks until, damn near twenty years ago, she stepped from behind the kit to front a band called Bootleg, which evolved into the Wait. Though formative, a few releases and numerous live shows displayed solid rock songwriting lifted high by the intensely smoldering, sometimes explosive vocals of... More >>>