A Benefit Concert and Tribute For The Monterey International Pop Festival
Join Real Live People Party and Retro69 hosting a Monterey Pop 1967 tribute concert to benefit Save One Person. Save The World, A Project Of The Meaningful Life Center. For your enjoyment, the music will run non-stop from 6:00 to 11:00 PM.
WHEN: Thursday, June 19, 2008 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: The Triad Theater, 158 West 72nd St (Columbus & CPW)
COST: $20.00 Prepay or w/RSVP
Ira and Maxine Stone recorded and performed with Bert Sommer on the first day of Woodstock 1969 and will be headlining the event around 8:00 PM. Although the majority of the show will feature songs from the 1967 Monterey International Pop Festival, Ira and Maxine Stone will be playing a selection of songs they performed together with Bert Sommer at Woodstock.
The concert will closely follow the songs of the bands that performed at the June 1967 Monterey Pop Festival event. Artists to be covered at the event may include The Association, Lou Rawls, Johnny Rivers, Simon & Garfunkel, The Animals, Canned Heat, Big Brother & The Holding Company, Country Joe & The Fish, Al Kooper, The Butterfield Blues Band, Quicksilver Messenger Service, The Steve Miller Band, The Electric Flag, Moby Grape, Hugh Masekela, The Byrds, Laura Nyro, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T & The MG's, Otis Redding, Ravi Shankar, The Blues Project, Buffalo Springfield, The Who,The Grateful Dead, The Jimi Hendrix Experience and The Mamas & The Papas.
All musicians are performing for free, and Peter Martin, owners of the Triad will assure that all money collected at the door will go to the charity.
Official Website: http://www.reallivepeopleparty.com
Added by Real Live People Party on June 12, 2008