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Big Brother & the Holding Company

Big Brother & the Holding Company
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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 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.
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Big Brother & the Holding Co — Hold Me - Live in Germany Big Brother & the Holding Co — Hold Me - Live in Germany
(Dig Music DIG127, 2007, CD)
Big Brother & the Holding Company — How Hard It Is Big Brother & the Holding Company — How Hard It Is
(Acadia ACA 8028, 1971/2002, CD)
Big Brother & the Holding Company — Be a Brother Big Brother & the Holding Company — Be a Brother
(Acadia ACA 8026, 1970/2002, CD)
Big Brother & the Holding Company — Cheap Thrills Big Brother & the Holding Company — Cheap Thrills
(Columbia CK 65784, 1968/1999, CD)
Big Brother & the Holding Company — Big Brother & the Holding Company Big Brother & the Holding Company — Big Brother & the Holding Company
(Columbia CK 66425, 1967/1999, CD)
Big Brother & the Holding Company — Live in San Francisco, 1966 Big Brother & the Holding Company — Live in San Francisco, 1966
(Varese Sarabande 302 066 344, 1966/2002, CD)

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