Richie Havens recorded some wonderful albums for Verve Records prior to appearing at Woodstock, but it was the festival that defined his career.
The best Woodstock performances mark the high point of the 60s counterculture, underlining festival’s groundbreaking contribution to music.
The Brooklyn-hailing folk singer-songwriter was known for his inventive guitar playing and expressive cover songs.
The recordings were captured at Canterbury House, a Michigan venue that regularly hosted 1960s counterculture events.
Bob Dylan guitarist Bruce Langhorne who played on 'Mr.Tambourine Man' and Dylan's Bringing It All Back Home album has died aged 78.
The rise of Classic Rock in the 60s was nurtured with bands travelling across the Atlantic to play for crowds who saw music as something more than just pop.