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7 news items tagged as ball and chain:



Happy Birthday Mama Cass!
19 September 2016 @ 8:26 am

Celebrate Cass Elliot's birthday checking out this clip of her watching Janis' perform "Ball And Chain" at the Monterey International Pop Music Festival.

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#FlashbackFriday
17 June 2016 @ 7:45 am

This weekend in 1967 Janis awed audiences at the Monterey Pop Festival with her stunning version of "Ball & Chain."

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Quote of the Day
16 May 2016 @ 3:11 pm

"Her wailing rendition of 'Ball and Chain' signaled the arrival of a feisty blues shouter who made up in attitude what she may have lacked in technique." - BBC Music, 2008 Listen here: http://found.ee/BallChainSpotify

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Quote of the Day
26 October 2015 @ 8:39 am

"On 'Ball and Chain' a JJ showcase, earth shaking, reverberating feedback shakes everything but JJ's sex-powered boosted voice." - International Times, October 1968.

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"Cheap Thrills" Review
14 November 2014 @ 7:20 am

"On 'Ball and Chain' a JJ showcase, earth shaking, reverberating feedback shakes everything but JJ's sex-powered boosted voice. Dig that the greatest electronic feedback record of all isn't a psychedelic freak record but a blues one. Sell anything to get this one." - International Times' review of "Cheap Thrills", October 1968.

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Janis Live
19 February 2014 @ 9:47 am

Mama Cass just can't handle Janis' incredible performance. "Wow," she says at the end of "Ball and Chain" at Monterrey Pop Festival. "Just Wow."

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Marie Claire
13 December 2013 @ 7:26 am

Marie Claire thinks the moment that sums up Janis' infinite coolness is her walk through the crowd singing "Ball and Chain" at Woodstock. What is your most indelible Janis moment? http://bit.ly/1hg7jO6

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