Half a million concert-goers enjoyed the 3 days of Music and Peace festival 'Woodstock' as many big stars were presented on stage, back in 1969.
Jimi Hendrix was the last act to perform in Woodstock. Actually Hendrix took the stage at 8.30 am on Monday because of the rain delays that Sunday, when it was planned to performed midnight.
The Artists at Woodstock
The full list of bands and artists that performed at Woodstock were:
Friday, August 15 @ 5:07 pm - Saturday, August 16 @ 2:00 am
Saturday, August 16 @ 12:15 pm - Sunday, August 17 @ 9:40 am
Country Joe McDonald
Keef Hartley Band
The Incredible String Band
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Janis Joplin with The Kozmic
Sly & The Family Stone
Sunday, August 17 @ 2:00 pm - Monday, August 18 @ 11:10 am
Joe Cocker and The Grease Band
Country Joe and the Fish
Ten Years After
Blood, Sweat & Tears
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Sha Na Na
Jimi Hendrix / Band of Gypsys
Artists That Said 'No' to Woodstock
Besides the already-mentioned bands, others who declined the invitation to the monumental festival include Bob Dylan, The Beatles, The Doors, Led Zepellin, The Byrds, Chicago, Tommy James, The Moody Blues, Arthur Live and Love, Free, Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention, Mind Garage, Spirit, Joni Mitchell, Lighthouse, Roy Rogers, Procol Harum and Jethro Tull.
Some of the bands that declined the invitation, later 'regretted' (obviously).