The people who make Southern Comfort, they ought to send me free whiskey because I’m such a good advertisement for them.
– Janis Joplin
Some famous shots of Janis Joplin with a bottle of Southern Comfort taken in 1968 on backstage at the legendary San Francisco’s music venue, Winterland Ballroom by concert promoter Bill Graham.
“Janis was a great subject to photograph, because she was not afraid of the camera and came alive onstage – that was her world. She was very real and still a little girl when she died; a very famous little girl.” – Jim Marshall
This shot of Janis with a bottle of Southern Comfort was taken by Linda McCartney (Eastman) on backstage at the Winterland Ballroom in 1968.
Janis with Noel Redding…