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Today's Local Music: Big Brother & the Holding Company

It’s throw back Thursday, when we go back to the Summer of Love, in 1967...

Today’s music is by a San Francisco band with a unique name: Big Brother & the Holding Company. Janis Joplin, the group’s lead singer, has been drawing a lot of attention on her own.

Big Brother & the Holding Company is one of several acts appearing this weekend at the Monterey International Pop Festival.