Originally Posted by tamadrm
Pearl is WAY overdue for this honor.The woman was a pioneer in the industry as sure as Etta James was.I wonder if any members of the Full Tilt Boogie Band or Big Brother and the Holding Company are still alive.They should be there for this too.
It's fitting that Kristofferson sing the tune in her honor,since he actually wrote it.
Clive...sit this one out.
I'm pretty sure Big Brother stills tours to this day, albeit with another female "singer" (ouch!). No idea what members are original to the band though.