Columbia publish ‘Cheap Thrills’ by Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin featuring ‘Summertime’ and ‘Piece of My Heart’ (1968)

Big Brother and the Holding Company's 'Cheap Thrills' is their second album and their last album with Janis Joplin, released on August 12, 1968 by Columbia. 1 . Summertime & I Need A Man To Love (w/ Big Brother And The Holding Company ) 2 . Piece Of My Heart 3 . Ball And Chain (Monterey) Track listing : 1.Combination of the Two (Sam Andrew) - 05:47 . 2.I Need a Man to Love (Sam Andrew,…

Mainstream publish ‘Big Brother & the Holding Company’ their eponymous debut album featuring ‘Down on Me’ (1966)

Big Brother & the Holding Company' is their debut album featuring vocalist Janis Joplin and recorded on December 12–14, 1966 and released in August 1967 by Mainstream.Track Listing : 1.Bye, Bye Baby (Powell St. John) - 02:35 . 2.Easy Rider (James Gurley) - 02:21 . 3.Intruder (Janis Joplin) - 02:25 . 4.Light Is Faster Than Sound (Peter Albin) - 02:29 . 5.Call On Me (Sam Andrew) - 02:32 .…

Last week In Visual Artists 17

Matthew Rolston, Annie Leibovitz, David Myers, Frank Ockenfels, Director X, Mark Romanek, Robert Crumb, Norman Seeff, Ross Halfin, Patrick Demarchelier, Giorgio de Chirico, Wayne Isham. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 188 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Matthew Rolston - Photographer, Director and…

Otis Redding closes day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 - is the second day of the "Monterey International Pop Music Festival" in California. On today's bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

Janis Joplin rocks day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 - is the second day of the "Monterey International Pop Music Festival" in California. On today's bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

We Remember Paul Kantner

January 28, 2016 - Mr.Paul Kantner, American guitarist, co-founder of Jefferson Airplane and its offspring, Jefferson Starship passed away aged 74. He is remembered.Jefferson Airplane's 'Surrealistic Pillow' feat. 'Somebody to Love' is their second (but the first with Grace Slick and Spencer Dryden) album, recorded during November 1966 in Hollywood, California and released on February 1, 1967,…

We remember Hugh Masekela. ‘Just Hugh’

This day (January 23, 2018), in Johannesburg, died Hugh Ramopolo Masekela, a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer, and singer. Tracklist : Musicport Festival (2011) . Makoti . Melafestivalen (2010) . Hugh Masekela & Jabu Nkosi Ashiko - Sa Jazz Maestros . Conversations With Felicia . w/ Miriam Makeba - South Africa Freedom Song . Mandela (Bring Him Back Home)…

We remember Otis Redding. ‘Loving Him So Long’

This day (December 10, 1967), in Madison, Wisconsin, died Otis Redding, an American soul singer and songwriter.Tracklist : Try A Little Tenderness . I'Ve Been Loving You Too Long (To Stop Now) . My LoverS Prayer . I CanT Turn You Loose . At Ready Steady Go) - I CanT Get No Satisfaction & My Girl . At Ready Steady Go - I CanT Turn You Loose & Shake . Mr. Pitiful . My Girl . Tracklist :…

Happy Birthday Booker T Jones ‘Greener than Ever’

This day (November 12, 1944), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Booker T.Jones, singer, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and frontman of the band Booker T. and the MGs,Digest Tracklist : Hey Ya (2019) . Try A Little Tenderness (2017) . Take Me to the River (2013) . w/ The Mg'S - Booker-Loo (1968) . Everything Is Everything . w/ The Mg'S - Green Onions . Npr Music Tiny Desk Concert . w/ The Mg'S -…

As we wish Grace Slick a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Jefferson Airplane At Their Bests’ post

As we wish, today, American singer, Grace Slick a 'Happy @|#} th Birthday,' the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Jefferson Airplane CREDITSPhoto : Thomas HawkAudio : White Rabbit . Somebody to Love . Embryonic Journey . Today . Volunteers . Plastic Fantastic Lover . She Has Funny Cars . Comin' Back to Me . My Best Friend . It's No Secret . Video : Somebody To Love . White…

We remember Janis Joplin. ‘Moved Over’

This day (October 4, 1970), in Hollywood, California, died Janis Joplin, an American singer with (and without) Big Brother and the Holding Company, and later as a solo artist.Digest Tracklist : Cry Baby (1970) . Summertime (1969) . To Love Somebody . Little Girl Blue (1969) . Half Moon . Piece Of My Heart (1968) . Down On Me (1967) . w/ Big Brother & The Holding Company – Coo Coo (1965) .…

Janis Joplin starts the recording of ‘Pearl,’ her fourth album featuring ‘Cry Baby,’ ‘Me and Bobby McGee’ and ‘Mercedes Benz’ (1970)

Janis Joplin's 'Pearl' is her fourth (and released posthumously) album, recorded between September 5 and October 3, 1970 and released on January 11, 1971 by ColumbiaTrack listing : 1.Move Over (Janis Joplin) - 03:39 . 2.Cry Baby (Jerry Ragovoy, Bert Berns) - 03:56 . 3.A Woman Left Lonely (Dan Penn, Spooner Oldham) - 03:27 . 4.Half Moon (John Hall, Johanna Hall) - 03:51 . 5.Buried Alive in the…

This month In ’60s Throwback’ 08/12

Creedence Clearwater Revival, John Mayall, The Bluesbreakers, The Who, Jack Bruce, Blind Faith, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Jefferson Airplane, The Byrds, Big Brother, The Holding Company, Deep Purple, Yes, Taste They are the . '60s Throwback'" performers selected among the 1729 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Creedence…