Janis Joplin

2:47pm

Tue February 17, 2015
Arts & Culture

Remembering Sam Andrew: lead guitarist for Big Brother and the Holding Company

Robert Fried at leiros202 through Creative Commons at Flickr

One of the men who helped make Janis Joplin a household name died Thursday. Sam Andrew was a founder and guitarist for Big Brother and the Holding Company. The San Francisco band gained fame in the mid-1960s as part of the city’s psychedelic rock scene.

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10:00am

Mon August 5, 2013
My Mix Tape

"Piece of My Heart" by Janis Joplin

The first time Seth Rosenfeld heard Janis Joplin's voice he was sitting in his family's Chevy Impala, parked in the driveway, listening to the radio. 

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