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Janis Joplin

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Clive Davis To Release Autobiography Next Year

The memoir, due out in February, will tackle the record business legend’s early beginnings, going from an orphaned teen to a Harvard Law School graduate and eventually becoming the hit maker we know now.

09/13/2012

Tony-winning actress Nina Arianda, who'll portray Janis Joplin in an upcoming biopic. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Janis Joplin Biopic Now Has Lead Actress

From pop star Pink to indie dream girl Zooey Deschanel, big name actresses have been attached to the lead role in Janis Joplin’s biopic. But it will be recent Tony Award-winning actress Nina Arianda that will play the title role in Joplin.

07/10/2012

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Jane’s Addiction, Janis Joplin To Receive Walk of Fame Stars

Jane’s Addiction is due to receive its star in 2013, alongside powerhouse ’60s vocalist Janis Joplin, Usher and the Backstreet Boys.

06/26/2012

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This Week’s New Releases

A number of new releases featuring classic artists came out this week. Whether you get your music via downloading, online ordering or going to an actual store and buying it, here’s some music that’s available […]

04/20/2012

Rock Flashback: Beyond “Brown Sugar”

As we noted earlier this week, “Brown Sugar” by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Rolling Stones[/lastfm] hit the Billboard Hot 100 forty years ago. It was the highest-debuting song of the week. A couple of the other new songs […]

05/07/2011

Today In Music History: September 22nd

On September 22, 1958, [lastfm]Elvis Presley[/lastfm] boarded the USS General Randall and set sail for Germany with the rest of the 3rd Armored Division. [lastfm]The Springfields[/lastfm], made up of [lastfm]Dusty Springfield[/lastfm], her brother Tom and […]

09/22/2010

This Weekend in 1971

This isn’t a hit list; it’s a “time capsule” from this weekend in 1971!  WHERE were YOU? Lots of interesting things were goin’ on, music-wise!

04/23/2010

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