Woodstock '99 (also called woodstock 1999), held between july 22 and 25, 1999, was the second large-scale music festival (after woodstock '94) that attempted to emulate the original woodstock festival of 1969.
Woodstock 99 was a triumph of commercialism, but to my eternal shame, if they hold another one in 2019 for the 50th anniversary, i'll be there.
Woodstock, she would recount later, struck her like a modern-day fishes and loaves story for a herd of people that large to co-operate so well, it was pretty remarkable, and there was a tremendous optimism. When the organizers of woodstock 1999 planned the third edition of the peace-promoting music festival, they sought to extinguish the unruly atmosphere that plagued the 1994 iteration. James brown essay examples 6 total results a biography of michael jackson, a popular american singer 807 words an analysis of the goals and failures of the first and second reconstructions 5,732 words 13 pages a personal recount on going to woodstock 99 festival 429 words 1 page an introduction to the life and literature by david.
The new york state police turned to the world wide web as a tool to help round up a small group of vandals and looters who came to woodstock '99 and turned the three-day music festival into a riot.
My personal favourites are message to love, showing the terribly british shambles that was the isle of wight 1970, and the awesome festival express, with the band, grateful dead, janis joplin, flying burrito bros and more packed on to a train careening across canada.
Music from woodstock 1999 was released on a two-disc compact disc set, woodstock 1999 the album features 32 performing artists, and was released on epic records in october 1999 a dvd of concert highlights entitled woodstock 99 was released in march 2000.