Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Janis Joplin was born on January 19, 1943 / She is one of us

Listen to Johnny Cash singing "Me and Bobby McGee" in the year after Janis died.

"What about Janis, man?"
(from the film "Masked and Anonymous")

"It's gonna be a long hard drag, but we'll make it."
(Janis Joplin)

"I'm one of those regular weird people."
(Janis Joplin)


Dawn said...

thanks for Janis today Amanda. I love her, I loved her then and I love her now.

Carolyn H said...

Thanks for the reminder. Janis was unforgettable.

Carolyn H.

am said...

Dawn and Carolyn H.-- Thank you for celebrating Janis's birthday with me!