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'I Can’t Be the Only One': Docuseries on 'Women Who Rock'

Chaka Khan performs during rehearsals for the annual Fourth of July Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular in Boston on July 3, 2022. Khan is one of many female performers featured in the four-part docuseries “Women Who Rock” starting Saturday on Epix. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
Chaka Khan performs during rehearsals for the annual Fourth of July Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular in Boston on July 3, 2022. Khan is one of many female performers featured in the four-part docuseries “Women Who Rock” starting Saturday on Epix. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)
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New York (AP) -- As a percussion protégé growing up in the Bay Area, Sheila Escovedo would ask visiting bands if she could sit in. She was often told to beat it.

“They’re looking at me like, well, ‘You’re a girl. Go away.’ They would push their hand like, ‘Get out of here,’” Escovedo recalls. "I was told: "You’re a girl, you can’t and you won’t and you don’t. And there’s no way."