’69 Vets Highlight Confirmed Woodstock 50 Lineup

By Dave Lifton

Source: Ultimate Classic Rock

As rumored two weeks ago, the Black Keys and Robert Plant will be among the big rock acts that will be playing this summer’s Woodstock 50 festival. But Michael Lang, who co-produced the original gathering, has also made good on his promise to bring in some of the artists who performed on that historic weekend. Today (March 19), the preliminary lineup was announced, and it includes such names as Santana, John Fogerty, David Crosby and Dead & Company, the group consisting of three original members of the Grateful Dead.

You can see the full lineup below, and it features John Sebastian, Melanie, Country Joe McDonald, Canned Heat, all of whom were at Woodstock. Amy Helm, whose father Levon Helm played the festival as a member of the Band and has released two solo albums, is also on the schedule.

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