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Rock Chronology #210: Me and Bobby McGee

“Me and Bobby McGee”, Janis Joplin, 1971 It’s time to kick off the new year right! And by “new year” I mean 1971. “Me and Bobby McGee” was actually written by Kris Kristofferson. Janis’ version is the definitive version of … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #204: Lookin’ Out My Back Door

“Lookin’ Out My Back Door”, Creedence Clearwater Revival, 1970. Here is a song that represents everything that CCR is. It’s Country music about tripping on psychedelics. They even mention Buck Owens, a Country singer from California. A lot of CCR’s … Continue reading

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