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Esotouric's Where the Action Was Rock History Bus Tour - 6/28/2008

Singer-songwriter Ruthann Friedman ("Windy") is the guest star on Esotouric's Where the Action Was rock history bus tour, departing from Amoeba Music in Hollywood at noon on Saturday 6/28 Ruthann was a friend of Janis' and among the sites we are visiting is the Landmark Hotel, where Janis died.

To read Ruthann's memories of some of her celebrated friends and collaborators, visit

To get a seat on the bus, and a big bag of Amoeba swag, visit

[ added 2008-06-19 ]

Esotouric's Where the Action Was Rock History Bus Tour - 6/28/200847th Annual Grammy Awards (Lifetime Achievement Award)

Joss Stone and Melissa Etheridge perform during a tribute to Janis Joplin during the 47th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles February 13, 2005. Stone and Etheridge performed 'Cry Baby' and 'Piece of My Heart.'

[ added 2005-02-14 ]

Photograhic Image Gallery

An exhibit of never before seen pictures of Janis at the Photograhic Image Gallery on 240 SW 1st in Portland.

Starts June 6th and goes through July 31st. It's not just Janis, though. There are supposed to be only 10-20 pictures of her. It's free and the phone number is (503) 224-3543. The museum is open Monday-Saturday from 10:00-5:30. *Special thanks to Luke for the information.

[ added 2000-07-03 ]