Mary Bridget Davies -- the Cleveland blues singer who has gone on to national fame channeling Janis Joplin on tours with Big Brother and the Holding Company and in theatrical productions of "Love, Janis" and "One Night With Janis Joplin" -- woke up recently to some very good notices in Los Angeles.
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The sagas of three legendary ladies topped the entertainment bill o' fare last month. For starters, Mary Bridget Davies is rocking them in the aisles at the Pasadena Playhouse with her incredibly accurate portrayal of Janis Joplin in "One Night with Janis Joplin.
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Clive Davis with rock singer Janis Joplin in 1969. Joplin was Davis' first discovery of a future star. In 1968 Davis recorded -- and, according to allmusic.com, personally reedited the single to -- her hit song "Piece of My Heart." "To this day, there's nobody, nobody that sounds like Janice Joplin," Davis told Cynthia McFadden. WATCH THE FULL INTERVIEW TONIGHT AT 12:35 A.M....
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Lil Mama, 23, whose real name is Jessica Kirkland, has officially been cast as the fallen member of the R&B girl group in a VH1 biopic about TLC that's currently in pre-production.
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Pink Floyd, the Ramones, Janis Joplin, and more have moved onto the great gig in the sky: Some of their most notable works have been selected for preservation by the Library of Congress.The Dark Side of the Moon, the Ramones' landmark self-titled 1976 debut, and Joplin's second album, 1968's Cheap Thrills, are among the 25 newest recordings to receive this highly esteemed...
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Amy Winehouse, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix were twenty-seven when they died.
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Pinterest's newest update for both iOS and Android finally brings us some long-awaited mobile features including notifications, @mentions, and saved search histories.
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Lenny Kravitz has dropped out of the long-anticipated Marvin Gaye biopic Sexual Healing to be replaced by Law & Order alumnus Jesse L Martin Directed by Julien Temple the film has long been in the works but is finally set to begin filming later this month in Europe Deadline Hollywood reports Martin who also appeared...
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Janis Joplin Offered Sex Act to Seal Deal, Davis Writes
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