Saw him (Joe Cocker) at Devenshire Downs 3 day concert in Northridge Ca......I was dressed to warm & had nothing to change into....I got sweaty, dirty, hungry, & my friends 12 string guitar got stolen when he put me up on his shoulders to see Hendrix, but I treasure the experience of it all.
Newport '69 Festival, Devonshire Downs, Northridge, California June 20-22th 1969---attendance 150,000---tickets $4.50---PERFORMERS included Jimi Hendrix, Taj Mahal, CCR, Jethro Tull, Spirit, Joe Cocker, Ike and Tina Turner, The Rascals, Johnny Winter, the Byrds, Booker T and the MG's, Eric Burdon and more. There were violent gate-crashing and other destructive incidents. A motorcycle gang, The Street Racers, had been hired for security.
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