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Woodstock Turns 50

August 2019 marked the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, the granddaddy of all music festivals. It wasn’t the biggest festival ever, and certainly not a profitable endeavor, at least not initially. What set Woodstock apart was its agrarian nature. Set amongst … Continue reading

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Peace Out to Richie Havens

In the aftermath of the Boston bombing, the Texas fertilizer plant explosion and the Senate going belly up on passing gun control legislation, it seemed ironic that noted New York City folk singer Richie Havens, who was so closely associated … Continue reading

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Still Dead and Still Dreaming, Jimi Hendrix Releases New Disc

Jimi Hendrix remains alive and well, especially for a man who died 42 years ago. On Tuesday his estate released, “People, Hell and Angels,” a new Hendrix CD featuring 12 previously unreleased tracks, though a few of these have come … Continue reading

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