A generation speaks! Hear Woodstock memories from the people who lived it during WLIW21’s 40th anniversary special Woodstock Remembered.
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Louis and Emanuel Denaro
Louis Denaro shares his experience as an unsuspecting 7-year-old with his parents on the way to a Catskills weekend retreat suddenly surrounded by hippies and chaos! Louis recalls the fun, while his father Emanuel remembers the incident as one of the worst days of his life.
Rock fan Francis Dumaurier traveled from France to New York in search of rock ’n’ roll three days before Woodstock.
Rock fan Jeremiah Horrigan paints a picture of the festival experience, from buying tickets to witnessing Jimi Hendrix’s closing set.
Sandra Johnson explains how the three-day festival changed her life.
Official Woodstock photographer Elliott Landy shares his unique perspective of the festival.
Glenn Nystrup shares his memories of winding up in Janis Joplin’s hotel room and seeing his favorite band, Jefferson Airplane.
Colleen Plimpton remembers exiting the festival covered in mud with her boyfriend, and later seeing that moment captured in Newsweek.