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  • The Woodstock, GA 14U Intermediate Team
    Woodstock, GA team captures 2014 USTA Junior Team Tennis 14U Champs
    Another big win for the USTA Southern Section as the 14U junior team from Woodstock, GA captured the 2014 USTA Junior Team Tennis 14U Intermediate Championship over the weekend at the Cayce Tennis and Fitness Center in Cayce, S.C.On Sunday,...
  • Woodstock team at USTA Team Champs
    Woodstock, GA 14U team to compete in USTA Junior Team Tennis Champs
    A 14U team from Woodstock, Ga will compete this week and have a chance to win a national title at the 2014 USTA Junior Team Tennis 14U National Championships, held at the Cayce Tennis & Fitness Center in Cayce, S.C. The event runs from Oct. 17...
  • Savor Spa recently opened in the Hudson Valley at Woodstock, NY.
    Peace, Love, Ah: Sampling Woodstock’s new Savor Spa
    By Kathy M. Newbern & J.S. Fletcher(Part 2 in a Series)Our stay at the fun Hotel Dylan, which has the slogan Peace, Love, Stay, is what led us to Woodstock’s newest spa, Savor. We simply asked general manager Karen Ridder for a...
  • Hotel Dylan in Woodstock, NY
    Peace, Love, Stay: Hotel Dylan lures us to Woodstock (part 1)
    By Kathy M. Newbern and J.S. Fletcher ©2014(First in a Series)Woodstock, NY, home to the famed love, peace and music festival 45 years old this month ... Not so fast.That’s one of the first facts we learned upon checking into the new,...
  • Rock Hall Anniversary: Santana's Debut Album
    Rock Hall Anniversary: Santana’s Debut Album
    In a period where the charts were still ruled by psychedelic rock, it gets a taste of Latin rhythms by year’s end.In August 1969, Santana released their self-titled debut album. This was the album before the band used their famous emblem,...
  • Michael Shrieve: Woodstock, Santana, and Spellbinder
    Drummer Michael Shrieve talks about Santana, Woodstock and solo career
    Santana's legendary drummer performed one of the greatest drum solos ever at Woodstock. In 2009 I watched a documentary on Woodstock’s 40th anniversary. When they presented Santana's performance, that’s what truly got my...
  • On this Day in Movie History, August 15, 1969: Woodstock Music and Art Fair Open
    On this Day in Movie History, August 15, 1969: Woodstock Music and Art Fair Open
    It was on this day, August 15, 1969 the Woodstock Music & Art Fair (informally, Woodstock or The Woodstock Festival) was opened at Max Yasgur’s 600-acre dairy farm in the Catskills near the hamlet of White Lake in the town of Bethel, New...
  • Woodstock Soundtrack Album Cover
    They were half a million strong
    Here’s why this album should be in your collection!An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace and Music (Also known as the Woodstock Festival) began for an estimated 400,000 fans on August 15, 1969 at Max Yasgur’s dairy farm in Bethel, NY...
  • Saluting Jimi Hendrix: His top 5 songs and U.S. postage stamp
    Honoring Jimi Hendrix's greatest hits and U.S. postage stamp
    2014 marks the 45th anniversary of Woodstock and the release in March of Hendrix's U.S. postage stamp, the Forever Stamp. It is now time to pay tribute to five of his greatest songs everIn mid-March 2010 Jimi Hendrix made music history from...
  • David Sanborn at Woodstock
    Woodstock at 45: David Sanborn remembers
    Americans have a particular yen for marking anniversaries ending in 0 or 5, so there will be some buzz this weekend as we look back on the 45th anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival. Expect to hear the occasional reference to when...
  • Commemorating Woodstock and Santana's Top Ten Songs
    Celebrating Santana's 10 greatest hits of all time
    With the 45th anniversary of Woodstock on August 15-17, 2014 already past, here’s looking at one of the acts from that legendary three-day music festival in Upstate New York. Santana brought to the crowd their unique brand of Latin rock....
  • Johnny Winter
    Blues musician and producer Johnny Winter dead at 70
    Blues musician, singer, and producer, Johnny Winter, brother of Edgar Winter, died Tuesday July 16, 2014 in Zurich Switzerland. He was 70 years old.Born in Beaumont, Texas, Johnny Winter’s story reads as a veritable fairy tale with its ...
  • Rock Hall's Common Ground exhibit focuses on music festival history
    Rock Hall's Common Ground exhibit focuses on music festival history
    From festival veterans to those who never plan to spend a day with thousands of live music lovers as they endure hot temperatures or rainstorms, there’s something for you at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum’s exhibit, &ldquo...
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum takes you to a music festival
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum takes you to a music festival
    For anyone who has ever attended a multi-day music festival, there is no denying that it has probably left an indelible mark on them. For many, the experience transcended the music that was being featured there. You just never knew what you were...
  • Rock Hall to celebrate music festivals, asks fans to vote for all-time best
    Rock Hall to celebrate music festivals, asks fans to vote for all-time best
    A celebration of music festivals’ past and present takes place with an upcoming exhibit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland.“Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience,” which opens on April 25, will offer...