Big Brother & The Holding Company

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Ball & Chain (Remastered) (Live At The Avalon And The Fillmore 1967-68)
Grape Jam (Remastered) (Live At The Avalon, 1967) [feat. Big Brother & The Holding Company]

Big Brother and the Holding Company is an American rock band that formed in San Francisco in 1965 as part of the same psychedelic music scene that produced the Grateful Dead, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and Jefferson Airplane. They are best known as the band that featured Janis Joplin as their lead singer. Their 1968 album Cheap Thrills is considered one of the masterpieces of the psychedelic s ...