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SONG OF THE DAY Janis Joplin – Ball & Chain

If ever there was a cover that did justice to Big Mama Thornton’s original, this is most well and truly it!  Janis Joplin’s massively powerful rendition of Ball And Chain rips out your heart, beats and batters it beyond repair before returning it in … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Big Mama Thornton – Hound Dog/Down Home Shakedown

Wow! This is 8 minutes of Sunday boogie time that you do not want to pass up, throw down what you are doing and enjoy this explosion of blues! Written for Big Mama Thornton by songwriting and record producing partners … Continue reading

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