Live at Winterland ’68 – Janis Joplin – 1998

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Album Live at Winterland '68 by Janis Joplin
Album Live at Winterland '68 by Janis Joplin

“Live at Winterland ’68” is a live album by Janis Joplin, the influential American rock singer known for her powerful and soulful vocals. The album was released in 1998 and captures a live performance by Janis Joplin and her band at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco in 1968.

Winterland Ballroom was a historic concert venue that hosted numerous iconic performances during the late 1960s and 1970s. This particular recording showcases Janis Joplin’s incredible stage presence and her ability to deliver emotionally charged and captivating performances.

“Live at Winterland ’68” features a selection of songs from Joplin’s repertoire, including tracks like “Down on Me,” “Piece of My Heart,” and “Ball and Chain,” among others. These live recordings highlight the raw energy and intensity that made Joplin such a revered performer.

The album provides a glimpse into the vibrant and dynamic music scene of the late 1960s and showcases Janis Joplin’s unique talent and her impact as one of the era’s most powerful and influential vocalists.

Live at Winterland ’68 is a must-listen for any fan of music that is real, raw, and passionate. It is a timeless album that still resonates today.

 The personnel of the album are:

  • Janis Joplin – vocals
  • James Gurley, Sam Andrew – guitar, vocals
  • Peter Albin – bass guitar, vocals
  • David Getz – drums, vocals

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