We’ve all seen Michael Wadleigh’s Woodstock, the Academy Award-winning 1970 documentary about the Woodstock Music and Art Fair.
Now here’s a record with a story; well, two stories.
Traffic was the bane of Sweetwater’s existence. Scheduled to open Woodstock, the band lost that slot to Richie Havens due to the traffic jams leading to the site. Four months later lead […]
Twenty-eight year old Richie Havens had twelve years under his professional belt when he was shoved onto the Woodstock stage. The date was Friday, August 15, 1969, opening day, and traffic already […]