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Quote of the Day
December 19 2014 @ 7:39 am

"They put me down, man, those square people in Port Arthur. They called me a slut. They threw rocks at me in class. But all I was looking for was some kind of personal freedom and other people who felt the way I did."

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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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