Did you know...
... that today is Janis Joplin Day? On this day in 1966, Janis Joplin, with her band Big Brother and the Holding Company, debuted on stage at the Avalon ballroom in San Francisco. Their 1968 album Cheap Thrills is considered one of the masterpieces of the psychedelic sound of San Francisco; it reached number one on the Billboard charts, and was ranked number 338 in Rolling Stone's the 500 greatest albums of all time.
Today's Inspirational Quote:
"We don't forgive people because they deserve it. We forgive them because they need it... because we need it. We all need it."
-- Janis Joplin