Richie Havens 1969 Woodstock – Freedom

Written by on August 17, 2020

August 15, 1969: Its the first day of the Woodstock Music & Art Festival in Bethel, New York. An estimated 400,000 will attend the three day event, held on the 600 acre dairy farm of Max Yasgur.

The festival was opened by Richie Havens; also on the bill today were Sweetwater, Ravi Shankar, Melanie, Arlo Guthrie and Joan Baez.

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