Though there are many music festivals round, there’s no doubting the particular cultural affect of Woodstock.
The occasion — which was held from Aug. 15-18, 1969 — introduced collectively among the most well-known musicians of the ’60s in Bethel, N.Y. Attendees heard units from influential artists equivalent to Joan Baez, Jimi Hendrix, Santana and The Who.
Joe Cocker — identified for hits equivalent to “You Are So Stunning” and “Up The place We Belong” — carried out for the 1000’s of pageant goers in a tie-dye short-sleeved T-shirt and striped denims.
Joe Cocker acting at Woodstock in August 1969.
Hendrix stepped out onstage in a daring fringed, suede-like long-sleeved high with denims beneath. The “Purple Haze” singer had his hair pulled again with a hippie-like headband.
Jimi Hendrix in fringe at Woodstock in August 1969.
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Festivalgoers ate rationed meals and frolicked on high of their automobiles — the traces of automobiles went on and on on the pageant, with lots of the autos changing into mud-splattered. Their appears had been equally ’60s stylish, with tie-dye, flared denim and floppy hair.
Pageant goers hanging out on high of a automobile at Woodstock.
Over the course of the wet weekend, 32 acts carried out outside. The enduring musical second was captured in a 1970 Oscar-winning documentary, “Woodstock.”
A 50th anniversary pageant is deliberate for Aug. 16-18 of this yr, with massive acts equivalent to The Killers, Miley Cyrus, Probability the Rapper, Jay-Z and Halsey making up the lineup.
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