In Concert (Janis Joplin album)

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In Concert
Live album by Janis Joplin
Released May 1972
Recorded 1968 and 1970
Genre Rock
Length 76:50
Label Columbia
Janis Joplin chronology
Pearl
(1971)
In Concert
(1972)
Janis Joplin's Greatest Hits
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone (favorable)[2]

In Concert is a live album by Janis Joplin. It was released in 1972, after Joplin's death, as a double-LP. The first record contains performances with Big Brother and the Holding Company, recorded at various locations in 1968 and 1970, and the second with the Full Tilt Boogie Band.

Track listing[edit]

Side A[edit]

  1. "Down On Me" – 3:06[3]
    • Recorded March 2, 1968, at The Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI
  2. "Bye, Bye Baby" – 4:27[3]
  3. "All Is Loneliness" – 5:45[3]
  4. "Piece of My Heart" – 4:06[3]
    • Recorded March 2, 1968, at The Grande Ballroom, Detroit, MI

Side B[edit]

  1. "Road Block" – 3:02[3]
  2. "Flower in the Sun" – 3:04[3]
  3. "Summertime" – 4:45[3]
    • 1-3 recorded June 23, 1968, The Carousel Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
  4. "Ego Rock" – 8:00[3]
    • Recorded April 4, 1970, Fillmore West, San Francisco, CA

Side C[edit]

  1. "Half Moon" – 5:16[3]
  2. "Kozmic Blues" – 5:45[3]
  3. "Move Over" – 6:38[3]

Side D[edit]

  1. "Try (Just a Little Bit Harder)" – 7:51[3]
  2. "Get It While You Can" – 7:04[3]
  3. "Ball and Chain" – 8:01[3]

The tracks on the second LP were recorded during the Canadian Festival Express concert tour in mid-1970. The first two songs on Side C are from Toronto, Ontario, on June 28, 1970. The rest were recorded in Calgary, Alberta, on July 4, 1970.

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  • In Concert Album liner notes

Track time reference[edit]

  1. ^ Ruhlmann, William. "Janis Joplin: In Concert" at AllMusic. Retrieved 10 September 2011.
  2. ^ Bangs, Lester (8 June 1972). "Janis Joplin: In Concert". Rolling Stone (Wenner Media). ISSN 0035-791X. Retrieved 10 September 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n "In Concert[Live]". Amazon.com. Retrieved 4 February 2010.