RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Woodstock Festival (1969)

A collection of news and information related to Woodstock Festival (1969) published by this site and its partners.

Top Woodstock Festival (1969) Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Get to know the bands

    As the Detroit Bar nears its end, the OC Music Awards' Best Live Band Showcase Series will stop there for a five-band show Jan. 21. The annual live competition will make one more stop in Costa Mesa before the finals — this one Feb. 11 at the Boathouse Collective — but in the meantime, here are the basics on the lineup at the Westside institution:
  • 'House of the Rising Sun' to set on Costa Mesa

    'House of the Rising Sun' to set on Costa Mesa
    The press release for Costa Mesa's 60th anniversary celebration contains a quote from Mayor Jim Righeimer noting "the unique place" that Eric Burdon and the Animals hold in the city's history. "Unique" is a mild way of putting it. And if the Animals get...

    Honoring his father's mission

    Honoring his father's mission
    He still performs the original words. When Arlo Guthrie was a boy, he sat in the backyard with the guitar he'd gotten for his fifth birthday and listened as his father taught him the end of "This Land Is Your Land" — the lyrics, cut in many...

    Concert Review: This 'Kid' is an old soul

    Concert Review: This 'Kid' is an old soul
    Arlo Guthrie didn't perform "Alice's Restaurant Massacree" Saturday night at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, but the song, in a way, was there in spirit. Guthrie's signature tune from 1967 (better known simply as "Alice's Restaurant") works partly as...

    It's A Gray Area: Government needs to step out of center debate

    So should the Muslim community be "allowed" to build a mosque or religious center two blocks away from the former World Trade Center site? Actually President Obama gave us the answer. Numbers of times in these pages I have been critical about some of...