WOODSTOCK

Latest update on 19/10/2015

Artist: Joni Mitchell
Author: Joni Mitchell
Label: 20th Century Fox
Year: 1969

At the Big Sur Festival, one month after Woodstock. There's footage of her trying to teach this complicated song to the crowd in film Celebration At Big Sur, made by Baird Bryant & Johanna Demetrakas and released in 1971. Joni missed Woodstock. She got stuck in the traffic jam, went back to her New York hotel room and wrote this song watching tv showing helicopter overviews of the chaos.

Covers:

1970:

Matthews Southern Comfort [n°1 UK]

1970:

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young [they actually made it to Woodstock (and how)]

1970:

Assembled Multitude

1990s:

Eva Cassidy

1993:

Big Country

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