Music festival

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The Woodstock Music and Art Fair began on this day (August 15th) in 1969.

A crowd exceeding 400-thousand, many without tickets, descended on Max Yasgur‘s farm in Bethel, New York for day-one of the three-day festival. I was only 14 at the time, but THAT would have been a great […]

94.5 KOOL FM–08/15/2013

Paul McCartney (Janette Pellegrini/Getty Images)

Paul McCartney Rules Outside Lands 2013 Day 1

Taking the stage just after 7 p.m., McCartney launched into a nearly 3-hour set heavy on hits from the Beatles and McCartney’s ’70s band Wings, like a pyrotechnics-packed rendition of “Live and Let Die.”

08/10/2013

Axl in action. (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Guns N’ Roses Rock NYC’s Governors Ball – On Time!

After a tumultuous first day filled with consistent storming and canceled sets from Kings of Leon and more, New York’s Governors Ball got back on track Saturday (June 8) with near-perfect weather. That’s not to […]

06/09/2013

Neil Young, Metallica And Stevie Wonder Rule At Outside Lands 2012

All-American rock and roll legends Metallica, Stevie Wonder and Neil Young & Crazy Horse topped the bill at this year’s Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco with lots of volume, scores of classic songs and even some good, old-fashioned love.

08/13/2012

The Doors (Courtesy of Rhino Records)

The Doors To Be Honored By Marilyn Manson, Bad Religion & More At Sunset Strip Music Fest

A number of bands have name-checked The Doors as a musical influence through the years, but now an unlikely group of music stars will honor the Los Angeles rockers at the city’s Sunset Strip Music […]

06/14/2012

CBGB Lives On With Music Festival (Scott Gries/Getty Images)

CBGB Lives On With Music Festival, Possible NYC Reopening

Legendary NYC rock club CBGB closed its doors on October 15, 2006, remaining only as a memory to those who experienced the club’s intensity during its heyday in the ’70s and ’80s. Today, it is […]

05/08/2012

The Eagles Close Out Austin City Limits In A Big Way!

  (Review by Dave Morales) When you have a “hit list” like [lastfm]The Eagles[/lastfm], it’s not so much a question of what to play, it’s more like “how do we fit everything in a two-hour set?” […]

10/11/2010

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