Rather than miss out on another weekend's profits, the dealer would cut his own batch. Her last performance would be at Harvard Stadium, August 12, where she growled for 40, fans. Big Brother and the Holding Company would begin to make a name for themselves, eventually becoming the house band for The Avalon Theater. What happened next is based purely on speculation and investigation, but apparently she stripped to her panties and t-shirt waiting for the drug to kick in who hasn't done that? If different biographers have rearranged the balance on this seesaw — sister Laura thinks Janis never strayed nearly as far from tradition as her public image would suggest — Echols leaves it as tragic melodrama: a bird in a gilded cage, well fed and fawned over, but dying because it has traded away its freedom to live. By now, she was an alcoholic hooked on heroin, and spreading the clap all over God's green Earth.
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Step aside, Coachella. The event was billed as "three days of peace and music" and featured 32 of the most iconic artists in American music history. More than just a festival, Woodstock captured perfectly the free spirit of the s and became a cultural landmark that represents an entire generation of American youth. With thousands flocking to the small New York town, the roads became jam-packed and many abandoned their vehicles to set out on foot. A young man with head injuries who was thrown from the trunk of a car on the road leading to Woodstock. Ambulances were unable to reach the scene because of the traffic. The huge crowds began to overwhelm the small rural community. New York governor Nelson Rockefeller considered sending the National Guard, while Sullivan County actually declared a state of emergency. Two women give medical care during Woodstock. There were two recorded deaths at the festival: one from a heroin overdose and another when a tractor ran over a sleeping concertgoer.
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There are many versions of what went down at Keith Moon's 20th birthday party but they all involve the Who drummer ending up without pants. We know the bacchanal took place at the Holiday Inn in Flint, Michigan, and that Moon, fleeing sheriff's deputies, slipped on some birthday cake and chipped his tooth. As for the rest? Maybe the festivities began with the drummer dynamiting toilets. Maybe Herman's Hermits depansted him. Maybe he drove a Cadillac into the motel pool. Or maybe it was a Lincoln Continental.
If you find pics of Rock-girls in swimming suits will be more than cool. Jay Tobin is exec producing. The life of late vocalist Janis Joplin has been the subject of much discussion in Hollywood over the years, and it looks like a biopic on the singer will finally get made. At one point, Renee Zellweger and Brittany Murphy were attached to projects on Joplin, while directors Fernando Meirelles and Catherine Hardwicke have been on board to oversee past Joplin films that never made it to completion. This part is a dream role for the right actress. The make up people have their work cut out for them to make Amy look like Janis! She received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in. For a concert. August 12, Only ten thousand lucky fans were to be allowed in.