50 years after Creedence Clearwater Revival played Woodstock, their legendary performance is being released on 'Live At Woodstock' on 2 August.
The topped the Billboard 200 Albums chart a year after its initial release and eventually went platinum eight times over.
Released 23 May 1969, The Who's ‘Tommy’ is a masterpiece…a word that is applied to all too many recordings, but in the case it probably doesn't go far enough.
The three-day festival in August celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock has been officially cancelled, officials confirm.
Back in 1969 there were bands that played Woodstock more by luck than their stature on the international stage. The Keef Hartley Band was one of them.
The master Indian musician did more to introduce the music and culture of his home land than almost any other.
The event will take place 16-18 August in Watkins Glen located in upstate New York and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the original festival.
Recorded on 7 February 1969, ‘Pinball Wizard’ was pivotal to the success of ‘Tommy’, but the single very nearly didn't get recorded.
Alvin Lee’s performance at Woodstock in 1969 catapulted him to superstardom, and the guitarist is now remembered as one of blues rock’s finest ever.
On 14 February 1970, The Who took to the stage of the refectory of the University of Leeds to record the classic 'Live At Leeds.'
The 'Mad Dogs & Englishmen' concert movie premiered on 22 January 1971, showing Joe Cocker at the peak of his powers.
For some 1967’s Summer of Love had its origins on at this historic counter-culture event, the Human Be-In at the Polo Fields in Golden Gate Park.
Festival organiser Michael Lang has revealed the 50th anniversary event in August will be moving from Bethel to the new site.
The legendary original festival featured Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, The Who, Creedence Clearwater Revival and more.
'Blind Owl' Wilson, who died on 3 September 1970 and thus joined the infamous '27 Club,' was co-founder and principal writer with Canned Heat. This is their story.