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Janis Joplin Slept Here
"...of Texas for this documentary on its legendary nightlife. Janis Joplin Slept Here uses the psychedelic Sixties as the..."

April 29, 1994 Movie Review by Margaret Moser

Janis Joplin, Texas, and the Big Beat
How East Texas Shaped Rock's First Female Superstar
"...the birthplace of rock & roll's first female superstar, Janis Joplin. In retrospect, Port Arthur's most famous daughter both..."

Jan. 12, 1996 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Day Trips: Janis Joplin's Porsche in Port Arthur
Museum of Gulf Coast wants the Lord to buy them a Porsche
"...Janis Joplin's 1965 Porsche with the psychedelic paint job is..."

Oct. 2, 2015 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Clementine Hall on Janis Joplin
"..."Janis was a friend to us, a really, really good..."

Aug. 20, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Where Did All Those Kids Go?
From summer 1968 to ‘One Night with Janis Joplin’ in 2013
"...Summer 1968, Janis Joplin and her band Big Brother & the Holding..."

July 31, 2013 Music Post by Charles Beard

Festival Express
Hurtling across Canada during the summer of 1970 was a trainload of musicians – among them Janis Joplin, Jerry Garcia, and Buddy Guy – who partied and played music ’til the very end of the line.
"...across the Canadian countryside. Among the locomotive’s passengers were Janis Joplin, Buddy Guy, members of the Grateful Dead and..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Dirt Road to Psychedelia
This documentary traces the changeover of Austin's youth culture from beatniks to hippies, folkies to rockers, and potheads to day-trippers – with side trips into all the music along the way.
"...the story, with stops along the way to examine Janis Joplin's Austin years, the 13th Floor Elevators, the Vulcan..."

Feb. 15, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Forty Years Later
Back to Max Yasgur’s farm
"...of the film adds performances from Canned Heat and Janis Joplin and extends the Jimi Hendrix performance by several..."

June 10, 2009 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Get It While You Can
"...What was Janis Joplin running from? She must have been running from..."

March 19, 1999 Books Feature

Love, Janis
This double-sided tribute to Janis Joplin works as engaging story and rocking concert
"...Love, Janis..."

July 10, 2009 Arts Review by Hannah Kenah

One Night With Janis Joplin
Zach makes this soulful portrait of the blues-rock queen an exhilarating concert that'll have you on your feet
"...One Night With Janis JoplinZach Topfer Theatre, 202 S. Lamar, 512/476-0541 Through..."

Aug. 2, 2013 Arts Review by Jillian Owens

Los Zafiros
"...5 stars -- Kate X Messer JANIS JOPLIN..."

Aug. 27, 1999 Music Feature

Tribute Records
Tammy Wynette Remembered

Jan. 1, 1999 Music Review

Janis Joplin
Record review
"...Janis Joplin..."

July 1, 2005 Music Review by Christopher Gray

The Half-Century Psych of Shiva's Headband
13th Floor Elevators weren't the only local psych act exploring Austin's outer limits – and still doing so
" impact and others helping point the way forward: Janis Joplin, Powell St. John, and Lanny Wiggins uniting as..."

Dec. 1, 2017 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

After a Fashion
Who dat? Why, it's Your Style Avatar!
"...through her long, side-parted hair, she resembled a young Janis Joplin. With a powerful voice and stage presence, I..."

Feb. 12, 2010 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Texas Platters

July 31, 1998 Music Review

Dancing About Architecture
Heaven's Got a Helluva Band...
" in town, too. I swear I'm gonna swoon! Janis vs. Janis..."

May 9, 1997 Music Column by Ken Lieck

A Walk in Austin's Shoes
Curious tidbits and Austin arcana
" on this, but don't ask how we know. Joplin Was Here..."

March 19, 2010 News Feature by the News Staff

Off the Record
Soaring gas prices put local bands in a pinch at the pump and a homecoming of sorts for Janis Joplin and the Butthole Surfers
"...Janis Joplin left Texas, June 1966, nervous and a bit..."

June 13, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

Playback: And the Armadillos Went Wild
Threadgill’s World Headquarters goes the way of its predecessor, the Armadillo World Headquarters, plus Black Fret offers more than just money
" memorabilia edifying proto-'Dillo patron saints Kenneth Threadgill and Janis Joplin...."

Dec. 7, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, the Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix & Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock
The history of Woodstock – the town, not the festival
"...sorts of rock & roll provided by Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Paul Butterfield, and a multitude of..."

June 17, 2016 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Day Trips
Port Arthur's the home of Janis Joplin's psychedelic Porsche
"...went to Port Arthur primarily to see one thing: Janis Joplin's Porsche...."

March 9, 2007 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

The Kingdom of Heaven
Psychedelic pioneer Powell St. John, on the Right Track Now
"...was playing harmonica and singing with Lannie Wiggins and Janis Joplin as the Waller Creek Boys. The early folk..."

Dec. 22, 2006 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

The Scenic Route
Bob Smeaton on 'Festival Express'
"...Band's Richard Manuel bleeding "I Shall Be Released" and Janis Joplin crying, pleading, hollering "Tell Mama," Festival Express rides..."

Oct. 1, 2004 Screens Feature by Raoul Hernandez

High Baptismal Flow
In search of rock & roll's psychedelic pioneers, Austin's 13th Floor Elevators
"...Jets, and the Waller Creek Boys (featuring a young Janis Joplin and Powell St. John, who later wrote many..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Adult Audio Coloring Book Sampler
A look back at illustrated album covers old and new
"...balked, this chart-topper made good on the promise of Janis Joplin and Big Brother's career-making 1967 performance at the..."

July 29, 2016 Music Feature by Michael Toland

The Poughkeepsie Kid
Shadowing Austin City Limits Executive Producer Terry Lickona
"..."It was Janis Joplin at an armory in Albany. That was also..."

Oct. 3, 2014 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Off the Record
Threadgill's reopens its original location in historic fashion, Spoon gets remixed, and Neil Young's Greendale takes the stage
"...pen hits for both the 13th Floor Elevators and Janis Joplin, for a brief acoustic set. No two occasions..."

April 4, 2008 Music Column by Austin Powell

The Miller's Tale
Swinging across the century with Ernie Mae Miller, 'a little blues, a little bawdy'
", "Little Girl Blue." Is it a coincidence that Janis Joplin also recorded "Little Girl Blue" on her 1969..."

July 6, 2007 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

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