Reviews // 2 Articles
Day Two: From Jimi Hendrix to the Rolling Stones
25 Nov 2008 // 4:00 PM
The last quintet of choices show how the blues reclaimed its basis for a dozen hard rock hymns, argued for the importance of following one's singer/songwriter muse, and proved that not every significant sound coming out of the UK was Beatle-based.
Big Brother and the Holding Company: Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968
15 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM
This concert is not only the single best live Joplin-related release you can name, but it is also the best sounding record in her entire catalogue.
Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin: Nine Hundred Nights [DVD]
28 Mar 2004 // 5:00 PM
Big Brother, good or bad, were caught in some remarkable crosswinds, and the tension of occupying their position makes compelling drama.