My first concert, as I've shared before was...
"BOYD GRAFMYRE PRODUCTIONS, INC.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 1, 1969
Spectacular fireworks, arts and crafts displays, a variety of food service and more than twenty top musical performers are scheduled to highlight the FIRST ANNUAL SEATTLE POP FESTIVAL set for July 25, 26 and 27 at Gold Creek Park, Woodinville, Washington.
Representing the total spectrum of "pop" music today, nationally and internationally known artists set to appear are: CHUCK BERRY, TIM BUCKLEY, ERIC BURDON, THE BYRDS, CHICAGO TRANSIT AUTHORITY, ALBERT COLLINS, BO DIDDLEY, THE FLOCK, FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS, GUESS WHO, IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY, LED ZEPPELIN, CHARLES LLOYD, MURRAY ROMAN, SANTANA, SPIRIT, TEN YEARS AFTER, IKE AND TINA TURNER REVUE, VANILLA FUDGE, AND THE YOUNGBLOODS.
"Gold Creek Recreation Park is a perfect setting for a family event such as this," said Boyd Grafmyre promoter of the POP FESTIVAL. "In addition to the continuous entertainment scheduled daily, the facility includes swimming pools, large picnic areas, golf driving ranges, a miniature train and much more."
The Festival opens at 12:00 (noon) Friday, July 25 and will run from noon until midnight daily. The Retina Circus Light Company from Seattle will provide a special light show each evening at dusk designed specifically for the artists participating in the festival."
yeah, the others, even those I can clearly remember, tend to pale in comparison. ;-0
Rail (& Co.), 1978, in the cafeteria. (we still deny it really happened) But, it did.