Cass Elliot opened the door for others like Janis Joplin and Grace Slick of Jefferson Airplane. I adored her voice, you couldn’t help but like her and she helped establish a genre of independent women.” – DJ Annie Nightingale
Mama Cass paved the way and opened the door for women in music. What other icons wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for Mama Cass?
Remembering the great Janis Joplin on what would’ve been her 75th birthday! Cass Elliot watching Janis Joplin with Big Brother and The Holding Compañy performing “Ball and Chain” at the Monterey Pop Festival. 🎥: D.A. Pennebaker