On this date in 1969 one of the greatest moments in live TV for that period arrived: Dick Cavett on his ABC show somehow booked some of the leading acts of the day fresh from the Woodstock festival, which had wrapped up just the day before, for live TV--with some swell performances and semi-stoned chitchat. Included were CSNY, Jefferson Airplane and Joni Mitchell. Here's the Airplane, then Joni (with the song that gave Chelsea Clinton her name).
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Woodstock, the Day After
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