Festival Experiences

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November 05, 2020 (Updated: November 05, 2020)
Total Experience
 
5.0
Isle Of Wight 1970

I went to this with my friend Eric, in my mum's Morris 1000. It was amazing. So many people! I remember Jimi Hendrix playing at about 2am. I had to...

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Mike Boursnell
November 05, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
Lincoln Folk festival 1971

I remember seeing Sandy Denny, playing with Richard Thompson on guitar. It was the first time I'd seen him and I thought he was amazing! I remember Sandy Denny, before...

Lincoln Folk Festival 1971 - Sandy Denny
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Mike Boursnell
November 05, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
Nyborg 1971

Hi, this was my first festival. Hitch hiking from Leeuwarden to Nyborg in one day and in two days back home. Frank and I were here after visiting Odense and...

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Gerrit de Boer
October 13, 2020
original program book

I have an original program book for the first Aldeburgh Festival (1948) for sale. If you're interested, please contact me. Thanks!

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Erin Egloff
August 26, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
15 Year Old Experience

I was a naive 15 year old and attended this festival with my older brother who was attending UNR at the time. Show was to start at 12 noon and...

Carson City Labor Day Music & Art Festival 1972
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Corey Sprott
May 31, 2020
1970

First time I was tear gassed. The concert was awesome to a 14 year old but terrifying after with the rioting.

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Connie Smith
May 30, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
Experience

This was the first time I had been away from my home town without an adult. I was 16 and I had hardly been out of the house. I learned...

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Allen Graham
April 15, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
Rode in on an Army wrecker

About 20 of us (GIs) rode in at night on top of an Army wrecker. Three days of "where the hell are we man" "I haven't eaten since we got...

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Mitch Maier
April 07, 2020
Total Experience
 
3.5
Speyer Rock Fest

Music & dope all night. Hippies climbed trees in stupors. Never forget that.

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MORRIS L ELLIOTT
March 15, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
I was there!

I had just graduated from MacArthur High School in May. My classmate, Terrry Berry, and I attended this concert. It was hot, but the music was great! I really enjoyed...

Day of Joy Festival 1970
Day of Joy Festival 1970
Day of Joy Festival 1970
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Michael Graviano
March 02, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
Music in the trees

I was still in the US Army and attended this festival with several of my squad members. We brought Army pup tents and hooked them together. The music...

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Joe Scalzo
February 25, 2020
Total Experience
 
5.0
Wonderful

I am 77 and this was one of the most wonderful events of my life...partly because with me was a new girlfriend who became my wife for 48 years. I...

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Bill Geddes
February 06, 2020
Forest Hills Concerts 1969

There was a wonderful line up that year. I was back stage with Janis Joplin, Richie Havens and Paul Butterfield. Before the concert Janis, me and Paul walked the stadium...

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Rusty Rose
January 27, 2020
Newport 1969

I was in the audience on Friday night. The main thing that I remember was the set by Roland Kirk. I don't think I was alone in having never...

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David McClay
November 28, 2019
Total Experience
 
4.5
I was there

Great fun, wet and muddy, great music.

Satsop Riverfair 1971
Satsop Riverfair 1971
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Chuck Conner
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