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Quote of the Day
December 7 2016 @ 10:33 am

"Janis is standing in front of [a] vehicle, an elongated '40s airport car, smoking a cigar and swigging from a bottle." - MOJO describes seeing Janis in person for the first time in San Francisco.

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Quote of the Day
December 5 2016 @ 9:15 am

"Against the busy saw-mill drone of Big Brother's guitars and ecstatic yelpings is that voice. It numbs you to all but its own engulfing presence." - David Dalton describing Janis' voice, 1966.

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Quote of the Day
December 2 2016 @ 8:37 am

"Janis abandoned modesty and dignity both, which is why she now sounds so naked and so far away. She belongs irrevocably to the '60s but that doesn't mean that she no longer has anything to say to us, or that her voice doesn't come howling down the years as a still unfulfilled yelp of desire, a wordless howl thrown after the disappearing back of a freedom big enough to match her need." - MOJO

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