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Quote of the Day
December 17 2014 @ 7:45 am

"Janis reads a lot, and these books (Tender Is the Night; Look Homeward, Angel; The Crack-Up) that she lugged about with her on her journeys had a curious effect, that almost approached possession, on her subterranean personal life, their words and images, like spores falling on fertile inner tracts, pollinating her daydreams." - David Dalton on Janis. What are you reading over the holidays?

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Fun Fact
December 15 2014 @ 7:10 am

Fun fact: In 1965, Janis recorded a few songs with Jorma Kaukonen of Hot Tuna and Jefferson Airplane. One of those tracks, "Hesitation Blues" wound up on Hot Tuna's debut album. Two of the tracks can be heard on Janis, the 3-CD retrospective.

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ICYMI
December 12 2014 @ 7:34 am

This New York Times article features unreleased footage of Janis in the studio: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/28/movies/d-a-pennebaker-and-chris-hegeduss-counterculture-archive.html

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