Liner Notes (October 12th)

Janis Joplin, Robert Plant and Billy Joel make up the October 12th installment of “Liner Notes.”  Rock on!

 

Michelle Williams Latest Actress Attached To Janis Joplin Biopic

It seems like Hollywood has been trying FOREVER to make a Janis Joplin biopic.  Countless actresses have been rumored to play the late icon, and now another actress has been added to the list.

Per Variety, Academy Award nominated Michelle Williams (Brokeback Mountain, My Week With Marilyn, TV series Dawson’s Creek) is now in talks to play Joplin in Janis, which will be directed by Sean Durkin.  A production start date has yet to be determined.

 

Robert Plant’s Austin City Limits Premiering October 15th

If you have plans for October 15th, you’ll want to set your DVR for this week’s episode of Austin City Limits, which will feature Robert Plant.  Check your local PBS station for show times, and get a sneak peek at the episode below!

Watch Robert Plant on Austin City Limits October 15th

Catch Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters on Austin City Limits on your local PBS station on October 15th. Watch Austin City Limits on PBS. For more visit acltv.com About the Episode Enjoy new classics and fan favorites from music icon Robert Plant.

 

Billy Joel Opening Renovated Nassau Coliseum

Like anyone else could reopen Nassau Coliseum?!

Per Newsday, the Long Island venue will get a grand reopening after a massive $261 million renovation on April 5, 2017 courtesy of Billy Joel, one of Long Island’s favorite sons.  Tickets are $49.50, $99.50 and $129.50 and go on sale to the general public this Friday (October 14th) at 10 AM at Ticketmaster.com.

 

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.