"I'm wondering if a person or two did wait around for the next year's show.
See, that's funny because there wasn't one?
I'm wondering if any impressionable kids went home and lit something on fire. Like the piano in the…"
We have come to the End of our Listen to the Monterey Pop Festival At 50.It was the first huge, outdoor concert with a new, innovative sound system.Along with Janis Joplin and Otis Redding, the 3rd act that blew an unsuspecting audience away was The Jimi Hendrix Experience, with their 1st major concert appearance in…See More
"You're going to do some hippy things during the break?
Please, tell me more.
Boy, Jefferson Airplane flew thru those songs, didn't they?
Duckie likes Otis.
Hey, at least this wasn't the Fyre Festival, amiright??????"
The 50th Anniversary of the Monterey Pop Festival was this past weekend.Monterey was the first multi-cultural concert, with both established and new acts.It was the first racially mixed, primarily white, audience for Otis Redding- who became a Pop Sensation as a result.But most importantly, all these disparate artists got…See More
"Jon,See previous part- my comeback concert schedule is available by request, lol!That’s what I call The Van Thing, we all know it- could be a yeah, a grunt, a lalalalala, The Van Thing!Yes, I was a little surprised Scott said that.All these…"
"Jon,Hahahahahahaha!I thought I was good.Listen again, “WHERE ARE YOU LITTLE STAR?”Speaking of Stars, one is born, LOL!I correctly conveyed the A-side after playing the B-side.Mission accomplished, I was spectacular!Thanks for the listen…"
"Yngve,No balls, traps- I just play what I feel at the moment from a stack in front of me.What was the song you forgot existed?I call that an “OH WOW” moment for people, and it’s the best feeling I get from these shows!Hey, clap on,…"
"Jon,You couldn’t get into it?After all the work I put into it? How dare you, you MUST be sick, lol?Drinking tequila all day will make you forget your cold.Damn show won’t play and I forgot what’s in there!And now I have ants in my…"
Again, it’s always hard to believe these things, but it’s the 50th Anniversary of the Monterey Pop Festival this weekend, a weekend just like back then- and regarded as the beginning of the Summer Of Love.The total attendance for the Festival varies widely, but no more than 100,00 for the whole weekend.And oh those…See More