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February Bill Haley - And His Comets rehearsing at the Dominion Theatre, London. Bass player Al Rex plays his double bass while lying on it. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)

Janis Joplin!

Freedom is Just Another Word For Nothing Left to Lose. It Aint Nothin Honey if it Aint Free ~ Janis Joplin, Born Port Arthur, Texas!

Bill Haley's first hit was "Crazy, Man Crazy" in 1953, the first rock and roll song to hit the American charts reaching # 15. With the Comets he recorded "Rock Around the Clock" in 1954 and "Shake, Rattle and Roll" later that year.

Bill Haley's first hit was "Crazy, Man Crazy" in the first rock and roll song to hit the American charts reaching # With the Comets he recorded "Rock Around the Clock" in 1954 and "Shake, Rattle and Roll" later that year.

Bill Haley & His Comets

THIS DAY IN ROCK HISTORY: January Bill Haley and his Comets play two sold out shows in Newcastle, Australia. Not only is it the first time the group plays outside the US it's also the first rock show in the land down under.

July 9, 1955. "(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley  His Comets hits #1 on the U.S. top 40 chart, signaling the beginning of the rock era. It stayed there for 8 weeks.

July "(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley His Comets hits on the U. top 40 chart, signaling the beginning of the rock era. It stayed there for 8 weeks.

♥Willie Nelson♥

I've included this picture because Willie Nelson is a great example of country music at it's best. If a band of country music were to look for inspiration, Willie Nelson would be a great icon to look up at.

Mugshots: photography? Lol

Frank Sinatra Elvis Presley Johnny Cash Jimi Hendrix Jim Morrison David Bowie Mick Jagger Janis Joplin and Kurt Cobain

Jimi Hendrix in  London, 1966 or 1967, possibly Carnaby Street...,those "birds" thought he was cool!

Jimi Hendrix Carnaby Street London June a tour of rock'n'roll locations in London with an expert guide! (There will be time for shopping in the iconic street too!

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"Woodstock was a pale pot scene. This is a heavy hallucinogens scene." – 25 Amazing Photos Captured Daily Life at the Powder Ridge Rock Festival, 1970

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