In 1969 the world of music modified endlessly. Hundreds of 1000’s made the journey to Bethel Woods in Upstate New York for 3 full days of music and love. Of course, I’m referring to the legendary Woodstock music pageant. Where artists akin to Jimi Hendrix and Janice Joplin took the stage as a peaceable chaos descended upon the small, quaint city of Bethel, NY.
The pageant left an enduring cultural and musical impression that’s nonetheless felt as we speak. The pageant held 25th and 30th anniversary editions which featured massively fashionable teams of the 90’s. The occasions befell respectively in Saugerties and Rome, NY.
Bethel Woods was additionally dwelling to Mysteryland USA when the pageant existed from 2014-2016 earlier than it was canceled in 2017, when LiveStyle, the religious successor to SFX made a large blunder by trying to rebrand the EDM pageant to include acts in all genres of music. Ticket gross sales have been so low, it killed the younger pageant, which held large potential.
Woodstock 50th Anniversary Edition
In an interview with the Poughkeepsie Journal, Michael Lang, who is without doubt one of the unique promoters for Woodstock revealed that the 50th anniversary version of Woodstock is sort of near being finalized.
When requested about an announcement relating to the anniversary pageant he mentioned: “These are plans. This just isn’t a executed deal but. But it’s very shut.”
Stay tuned for extra info relating to this story. We are past excited to see Michael nonetheless working tirelessly to recreate the magic which occurred 50 years in the past.