Festival Experiences

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Ordering
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
November 24, 2019
Total Experience
 
4.0
Musician

I played violin at this festival in 1969 with Daevid Allen’s group.

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Gerry Field
November 08, 2019
Total Experience
 
5.0
Lincoln Festival 1971

I still tell people about this but I'd got to the point where I was beginning to doubt my own memory. What a line up. Tim Hardin had been indulging...

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Francis
October 01, 2019
Total Experience
 
4.0
Satsop River Fest 1971

Remember most of it hazily, but WISHBONE ASH!! Hadn't heard of them then. They cast a variety of spells on the crowd, frm hard rock to contemplative mellow. I was...

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Scot Groupe
September 17, 2019
Total Experience
 
5.0
History
Pink pop ticket

A fantastic line up some of the best acts of the 80s

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Malcolm Sissons
September 02, 2019
Total Experience
 
3.0
1970 Sky River Rock Festival Washougal Washington

I was 10 years old, my brother took me with him, I remember there was people handing out bottles of Boone's Farm wine and other things, not sure why...

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Dave Dethman
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