Author Documents Woodstock Music Festivals For Event’s 50th Anniversary


THURSDAY IS THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF WOODSTOCK. PEOPLE ARE STILL TALKING ABOUT THE WEEKEND FROM 1969. AN AUTHOR TALKED ABOUT WHAT MADE IT SPECIAL. NOTHING LIKE THIS HAD REALLY HAPPENED BEFORE. NOT AT THIS SCALE OR SIZE. AND I THINK THAT THERE IS JUST THIS KIND OF UNSPOKEN SOCIAL CONTRACT AMONG EVERYONE WAS THERE THAT NO MATTER HOW MUCH IT RAINS, NO MATTER HOW MUCH MUD WE HAVE TO SLEEP IN WE’RE GOING TO KEEP IT TOGETHER. AND WE’RE GOING TO REMAIN PEACEFUL AND THIS WILL BE A PEACEFUL EVENT. AN EVENT COMMEMORATING IT