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Richie Havens
« on: August 07, 2017, 06:16:41 PM »
Richard Pierce "Richie" Havens (January 21, 1941 April 22, 2013)[1] was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist.[2] His music encompassed elements of folk, soul, and rhythm and blues. He is best known for his intense and rhythmic guitar style (often in open tunings), soulful covers of pop and folk songs, and his opening performance at the 1969 Woodstock Festival.

Richie Havens - Here Comes The Sun (live 1971)(Beatles cover)

Richie Havens - I Started A Joke(Bee Gees cover)

Richie Havens - Strawberry Fields Forever - Hey Jude(Beatles covers) - Woodstock 1969 - Full Extended Version

Richie Havens - Handsome Johnny

Richie Havens - The Times They Are A-Changin'  (Bob Dylan cover)

Richie Havens - High Flying Bird - How Late It Is (1969)

Richie Havens - Eleanor Rigby (Beatles cover)

Richie Havens - "All Along The Watchtower"(Jimi Hendrix cover) - Mountain Jam V - 5/31/09

Richie Havens - Freedom at Woodstock 1969

Richie Havens: Freedom @ Woodstock 40th anniversary (8/14/09)

Richie Havens-Going Back To My Roots


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Re: Richie Havens
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2017, 07:33:36 PM »
Richie opened The Woodstock Festival here is the performer lineup.

Woodstock Festival
Michael Lang John P. Roberts Joel Rosenman Artie Kornfeld
August 15, 1969   
Richie Havens, Swami Satchidananda,Sweetwater, Bert Sommer, Tim Hardin, Ravi Shankar, Melanie, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez
August 16, 1969   
Quill, Country Joe McDonald, John Sebastian, Santana, Keef Hartley, The Incredible String Band, Canned Heat, Mountain, Grateful Dead, Creedence Clearwater Revival
August 17, 1969
August 18, 1969   
Janis Joplin, Sly and the Family Stone, The Who, Jefferson Airplane, Joe Cocker and The Grease Band, Country Joe and the Fish, Ten Years After, The Band, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Johnny and Edgar Winter, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Paul Butterfield Blues Band ,Sha Na Na, Jimi Hendrix
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Hog Farm Collective List of performances and events My Generation The Road to Woodstock Taking Woodstock (book film) Wavy Gravy Woodstock (film) Woodstock '79 Woodstock Reunion 1979 Woodstock '89 Woodstock '94 Woodstock '99 Woodstock '09 Woodstock Nation Woodstock Nation (1969 book by Abbie Hoffman) Woodstock Revisited Max Yasgur
At the Woodstock Festival (1970) Woodstock: Music from the Original Soundtrack and More (1970) Woodstock 2 (1971) The Best of Woodstock (1994) Woodstock: Three Days of Peace and Music (1994) Woodstock Diary (1994) Live at Woodstock (Jimi Hendrix album) (1999) Live at Woodstock (Joe Cocker album) (2009) The Woodstock Experience (2009) Woodstock: 40 Years On: Back to Yasgur's Farm (2009) "Lay Down (Candles in the Rain)" (Melanie song) "Woodstock" (Joni Mitchell song)