Balin looks back 50 years at some key Airplane-era achievements and provides an inside look at his two recent solo albums.
On Monday, January 25, actress China Kantner, the daughter of Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner and Grace Slick, celebrated her 45th birthday. Shortly afterward, her father suffered a heart attack and sadly, on Thursday, January 28, he passed away at the age of 74.
While many early female performers were teen idols or pop singers, plenty of others rocked every bit as hard as the boys. For those women who rock, we salute you with this edition of Picture Sleeve Archive.
“The solo is arranged so it’s really in-your-face guitar,” says Chaquico. “We argued over every second of it at one point.”
Rarities from The Beatles and Elvis Presley are expected to be among the most-sought lots in Backstage Auctions’ upcoming Vintage Pop and Rock Auction.