Saturday, July 23, 2005

Another Monterey International Pop Music Festival? It could happen...

Adding my memories of music festivals from 2002 just reminded me of how great they are and the Monterey International Pop Music Festival was one of the first and greatest (if not the first and the greatest?). Here is a great site from someone who actually attended

I found this line-up from this 60’s Music Festival website

Friday Evening,
June 16, 1967

The Association
The Paupers
Lou Rawls
Johnny Rivers
Eric Burdon & The Animals
Simon & Garfunkel

Saturday Afternoon,
June 17, 1967

Canned Heat
Big Brother & The Holding Company
Country Joe & The Fish
Al Kooper
The Butterfield Blues Band
Quicksilver Messenger Service
The Steve Miller Band
The Electric Flag

Saturday Evening,
June 17, 1967

Moby Grape
Hugh Masekela
The Byrds
The Butterfield Blues Band
Laura Nyro
Jefferson Airplane
Booker T & The MG's (with the Mar-Keys)
Otis Redding

Sunday Afternoon,
June 18, 1967

Ravi Shankar

Sunday Evening,
June 18, 1967

The Blues Project
Big Brother & The Holding Company
The Group With No Name
Buffalo Springfield
The Who
The Grateful Dead
The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Scott McKenzie
The Mamas & The Papas