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Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin

REVIEW: Janis Joplin, 'Janis: Little Girl Blue' Soundtrack, Columbia/Legacy Recordings >>

It is said that by the time Janis Joplin reached fame and fortune, most of her voice had been blown out. The soundtrack to Amy J. Berg's highly anticipated 'Janis: Little Girl Blue' (Columbia/Legacy Recordings) starts out with the pre-fame little girl in question belting out Lead Belly's "Careless Love." She was, after all, a blues singer, first and foremost.

Betty Fox

REVIEW: Betty Fox Gets Down, Dirty on 'Slow Burn' >>

A combination of Janis Joplin and Joe Cocker, Betty Fox's covers of Otis Redding and Willie Nelson have driven crowds crazy in Norway, Denmark and her native Florida. She cuts a dynamic figure on stage and that appeal crosses over to 'Slow Burn.'

Maya Beiser

Maya Beiser to Perform "Beauty is Power" Concert at Jewish Museum >>

The Jewish Museum will be presenting a concert titled “Bang on a Can: Beauty is Power” featuring cello player Maya Beiser. The concert is tied to the Museum’s exhibition, Helena Rubinstein: Beauty is Power, the fist exhibition about the legendary cosmetics entrepreneur and trendsetting art collector.

'A Night with Janis Joplin' Off-Broadway Reopening Postponed >>

Fans will have to wait for their more intimate night with Janis Joplin Off-Broadway, but diva-themed shows are popping up all over.

'A Night With Janis Joplin' and David Byrne's 'Here Lies Love' Musical Updates >>

Music lovers and musical lovers, lend us your ears: We've got some updates on several of New York City's pop-music-oriented productions, specifically the Janis Joplin musical A Night With Janis Joplin and David Byrne's conceptual biography of Imelda Marcos, Here Lies Love.

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