USA, 1968, blues rock / psychedelic rock

Big Brother & The Holding CompanyCheap Thrills

Janis is the draw here for me. Without her, they’d be a competent blues band but nothing to catch my interest. But you know…it’s Janis. Her voice, and that definitive live version of “Piece of My Heart”—classic vocal blues. At 37 minutes, this album is not a minute too short.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s