Live At The Carousel Ballroom 1968 = Digipack = (CD)
Columbia/Legacy Recordings is proud to announce the release of Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968, a previously unavailable live concert recording of Big Brother and the Holding Company featuring Janis Joplin, recorded June 23, 1968 by legendary soundman Owsley Stanley, a/k/a "Bear," who supervised the mastering of this release before his fatal car accident on March 12, 2011, in his adopted homeland of Australia. The release of the album marks the one-year anniversary of his passing and is dedicated to Bear. "Care was taken to preserve and ensure the integrity of the music as well as to present an accurate snapshot of the masterful talent of one of the greatest singers of her generation and one of the hottest live bands in the San Francisco scene," wrote Bear's widow, Sheilah Stanley, in her dedication to Live at the Carousel Ballroom 1968. "This is Bear's vision how he heard the band live, and how he wanted to transmit that to you... this truly is Bear s presentation of this phenomenal band and inspirational music."
01 Combination Of The Two 02 I Need A Man To Love 03 Flower In The Sun 04 Light Is Faster Than Sound 05 Summertime 06 Catch Me Daddy 07 It's A Deal 08 Call On Me 09 Jam - I'm Mad 10 Piece Of My Heart 11 Coo Coo 12 Ball & Chain