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Barbara Nicks Talks About Janis and Stevie
Penguin

Florida Times Union, October 22, 1997

Long before Fleetwood Mac star Stevie Nicks hit the big time and opened for Janis Joplin, she was imitating the '60s chanteuse. 'It was always Janis Joplin,' Nicks' mother, Barbara Nicks, said of an adolescent Stevie spinning one Joplin record after another in her room. Nicks attributes her daughter's singing style to Joplin. 'She and Lindsey Buckingham opened for Janis in San Francisco, and she was just so excited. She gave me one of Janis' jackets, and I have it in a closet,' Nicks said. Fleetwood Mac's reunion tour plays Phoenix' the Nicks family's hometown, today.


Date: 1997-10-22         Number of views: 1183

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