Janis Joplin

Woodstock at 50: 7 Performers Who Are No Longer With Us

It has been 50 years since just a few more people than expected made a pilgrimage to the middle of nowhere in upstate New York for Woodstock. By the time the music and arts festival that lasted parts of four days was over, an estimated 400,000+ had unknowingly taken part of history. From August 15-...
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15 Women That Have Shaped Rock N' Roll

Rock n' Roll would be in a much different place were it not for the talent and efforts of some of the greatest female artists that had a hand in shaping the music that we know and love today. From the days of classic rock in the '70s, to the hair-raising hairbands of the '80s, along with the grungy...
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13-Year-Old Girl Sings Just Like Janis Joplin on "America's Got Talent"

We didn't see that one coming. When we first see 13-year-old Courtney Hadwin walk out on to the America's Got Talent stage, we see a shy, timid teenage girl. But when the Black Crowes' song "Hard to Handle" kicks in, we see Courtney explode into a miniature Janis Joplin! Courtney's energetic...
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Janis Joplin, Foghat, Preacher Lawson, UFC 220

Skating, in and around the city this weekend. Where to go sledding in Boston. Friday January 19 A Night with Janis Joplin Shubert Theater Foghat Mohegan Sun Preacher Lawson The Wilbur Saturday January 20 UFC 220 TD Garden A Night with Janis Joplin Shubert Theater
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Oscar-Nominee Michelle Williams In Talks To Star In Janis Joplin Biopic

It's been a project long in the works, but it appears that the highly-awaited Janis Joplin biopic "Janis" is finally underway with Oscar-nominated actress Michelle Williams (not to be confused with Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child ) in talks to land the starring role. Directed by Sean Durkin ("...
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