Woodstock

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Leslie West obituary
Founder of US band Mountain whose guitar sound proved to be a great influence on heavy metal

Adam Sweeting

27, Dec, 2020 @5:10 PM

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Baron Wolman obituary
Rolling Stone photographer who captured classic images of the most influential musicians of the 1960s and 70s

Adam Sweeting

17, Nov, 2020 @6:44 PM

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'In many ways, it was a miracle': looking back at Woodstock at 50
The influential, star-packed 1969 festival is remembered by those who organised, photographed and performed

Rob LeDonne

17, Aug, 2019 @5:00 AM

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TV tonight: a strangely straight look at the 1969 hippy pilgrimage to Woodstock
The fun and music goes backstage in favour of logistics and statistics in this feature-length documentary. Plus Nish Kumar seeks the hottest tickets at the Edinburgh festival. Here’s the evening’s best TV

Mike Bradley, Hannah J Davies, Hannah Verdier, Graeme Virtue and Paul Howlett

16, Aug, 2019 @5:19 AM

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'Groovy, groovy, groovy': listening to Woodstock 50 years on – all 38 discs
It was a blueprint for Live Aid and every mega-festival since. We survey a new archive box set – in full – to uncover the real story of these ‘three days of peace and music’

Bob Stanley

15, Aug, 2019 @11:29 AM

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Woodstock at 50: separate events struggle to maintain the original festival's spirit ... and site
Two concerts, two miles apart offer visitors a dilemma that has endured since the sixties: establishment or anti-establishment?

Edward Helmore

15, Aug, 2019 @11:16 AM

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The big picture: the highs of Woodstock
Fans scale the heights of Woodstock music festival

Killian Fox

04, Aug, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Woodstock 50: troubled festival in doubt after relocation to Maryland
The 50th anniversary celebration of the hippie-era musical love-in is to move from upstate New York but doubts remain over viability

Edward Helmore in New York

26, Jul, 2019 @7:32 PM

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Court battles and cash hassles: Woodstock 50 loses its stardust
Organisers are still upbeat but the future of festival to mark event’s anniversary is increasingly uncertain

Edward Helmore

02, Jun, 2019 @8:03 AM

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'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on
In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insight

Rob LeDonne

25, May, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Beyoncé rocks, but so did Woodstock | Brief letters
Brief letters: Roger Waters | Rock concerts | Use-by dates | Exercise | Smartphones

Letters

21, Apr, 2019 @4:43 PM

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Rival Woodstocks compete to keep the 60s hippy dream alive
Two events in New York to mark festival’s 50th anniversary promise, peace, love … and better toilets

Edward Helmore

02, Feb, 2019 @3:00 PM

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