A look into woodstock music festival

Some of the original promoters are actually planning to stage another Woodstock festival to celebrate the 50th anniversary in There was also poor sanitation and a lack of food. We were glad to get to my in-laws place in Delaware, where we could get cleaned up and get some sleep.

And third, a Woodstock attendee who had kept a journal, as the festival was happening, donated the journal to the Museum.

Wall to wall people. Woodstock Whisperer Owsley Stanley was their sound tech also a huge influence on the Acid scene and had constructed a monstrosity of a sound system. But despite these conditions, and the size of the crowd, no acts of violence was reported. If you can correct any songlist, email me the correction.

In full tie-dye regale she pours some wine into a paper cup as she prepares to take the stage on Saturday night. Forty-nine years ago, one of the most iconic music festivals took place on a patch of farmland in White Lake, New York.

Tom Constantenwho played keyboard with the Grateful Dead at Woodstock, joined Jefferson Starship on stage for several numbers. Woodstock helped to save Warner Bros at a time when the company was on the verge of going out of business. Do you have any photos of me. There was no point in fighting — on our side or theirs.

I took a lot of drugs because of it. Barry Lincoln, Ne - Sunday, July 15, at Wine and smoking Jefferson Airplane may have performed first thing Sunday morning, but they were choppered in much earlier in the festival.

No ticket, no problem Tens of thousands of people showed up for Woodstock even before the concert began. But those flowers symbolize more than that, as we can see her sporting the Hare Krishna Flower look over her right shoulder as well.

I bought a ticket for all three days. Hey Joe Hendrix insisted on being the final performer and was scheduled to perform Sunday at midnight. I had just received a 1Y draft status so just headed out, leaving home behind for a few months. Talk about culture shock!! This photo was probably taken in the night, even as the bands played into the wee hours of the morning.

While the ship is considered a vital artifact of Australian history, the state of Rhode Island claimed ownership of all of the sunken ships inand they are overseen by the Rhode Island Historical Preservation and Heritage Commission.

Woodstock 1969 Lineup and Songlist

With the aid of Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, it looked trippy, man, and the art took hold of an entire generation. We were hanging out in north-east Philadelphia and one of the guys said hey lets go to the rock festival in NY so we piled in 2 cars we really did not plan ahead just went to the store and picked up some food.

Ben Schrecengost Cleveland, Ohio U. The phrase "the Woodstock generation" became part of the common lexicon. When army choppers starting swooping in, they brought more than food.

You have to admire blondey and afroman and you can probably understand why a photographer decided to snap their picture upon your first glance at this picture. According to legend, the Merry Pranksters invented it in when they squeezed model paint in mud puddles then put a white t-shirt on top.

Never Before Seen Photos of Woodstock

Looking back I am glad I had this experience. This particular dairy cow is being serviced by one, while others are simply drawn in by the spectacle. In one month, the promoters got the word out about the venue change, issued new posters and advertising, and constructed the festival site from scratch.

We climbed on top of the camper for the slow trip out and the locals sprayed us down with hoses. Looked up at the moon from the woods and heard humans were there. The set list of each performer is a little less precise. That was about the only thing we could see up on the hill where the storage trailers were.

I envy all the souls who were lucky enough to have been anywhere close to seeing this miracle actually happen. I think never will they ever be able to do this again that is why it was and is still the best concert ever.

To this day I regret missing the most famous concert of all time I will always remember this time of my life. Dumbest thing I have ever done! By the time we all climbed out of our tents the next day I couldnt believe my eyes.Woodstock was a music festival for the ages, featuring legendary bands such as Creedence Clearwater Revival and The Who, and legendary artists such as Santana and Jimi Hendrix.

It’s a little surprising that these two women are the only ones moving to the rhythm, but they’re certainly gyrating enough for the whole crowd. Some festival attendees look on their Woodstock experience as an adventure that changed their lives.

Others found it nothing but a muddy, disorganized debacle. Coming Into Los Angeles; Wheel Of Fortune; Walking Down The Line; Oh Mary, Don’t You Weep The Creation of the Woodstock Music Festival, New York: The Viking Press.

Archaeologists Excavate the Field Where Woodstock Was Held

This August marks the 49th anniversary of the famed Woodstock Music and Art Festival, which took place on Max Yasgur's acre farm in Bethel, New York. Every notable musician of the time, from.

Woodstock Music Festival concludes

Ahead, take a look at those who made it into the music festival's premises and became part of the renowned "Woodstock generation." View As: One Page Slides. Woodstock was a music festival held on a dairy farm in the Catskill Mountains, northwest of New York City, between August 15–18,which attracted an audience of more than[2] [3] [4] [5]Location(s): Bethel, White Lake, New York, U.S.

(original). The Woodstock Festival was a three-day concert (which rolled into a fourth day) that involved lots of sex, drugs, and rock 'n roll - plus a lot of mud. The Woodstock Music Festival of has become an icon of the s hippie counterculture.

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