Are you ready for Woodstock 50? The concert to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock in Watkins Glen this summer, has announced its performers.
It will be August 16 through August 18 at Watkins Glen International & tickets will go on sale on April 22. The prices for tickets have not yet been released.
A list of performers has been released on the Woodstock 50 website, which is a mix of legacy and newer acts. Personally i wish there was more of the former, but it should be a fun time ….
Friday, August 16
The Killers, Miley Cyrus, Santana, The Lumineers, The Raconteurs, Robert Plant, John Fogerty, Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats, Run the Jewels, The Head and the Heart, Maggie Rogers, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Anderson East, Princess Nokia, John Sebastian, Melanie, Grandson, Fever 333, Dorothy, Flora Cash, Larkin Poe, Brian Cadd, Ninet Tayeb
Saturday, August 17
Dead and Company, Chance the Rapper, Black Keys, Sturgill Simpson, Greta Van Fleet, Portugal. The Man, Leon Bridges, Gary Clark Jr., Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes, Dawes, Margo Price, Country Joe and the Fish, Rival Sons, Emily King, Soccer Mommy, Taylor Bennett, Amy Helm, Courtney Hadwin, Pearl, John-Robert, IAMDDB
Sunday, August 18
Jay-Z, Imagine Dragons, Halsey, Cage The Elephant, Brandi Carlile, Janelle Monae, Young The Giant, Courtney Barnett, Common, Vince Staples, Judah and the Lion, Earl Sweatshirt, Boygenius, the Zombies, Canned Heat, Hot Tuna, Pussy Riot, Cherry Glazerr, Leven Kali, The Marcus King Band, Victory, Hollis Brown, John raigie, Amigo the Devil, Liz Brasher
Of course there is another Woodstock celebration taking place in Bethel that weekend, site of the original concert. Included on their line up are Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band, along with Santana. More on that celebration here website
Keep Rockin’ – Tejay