Pretties for You was the debut album by Alice Cooper. At this time, the name "Alice Cooper" referred to the band, not its lead singer, though the... Read more
Hurricane Camille, the USA's second strongest 20th century hurricane, hit the Gulf Coast in 1969.
Camille became a hurricane on Aug. 15, 1969... Read more
Woodstock Music & Art Fair (informally, Woodstock or The Woodstock Festival) was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition", held at Max... Read more
Saturday, August 16
The day opened at 12:15 pm, and featured some of the event's biggest psychedelic and guitar rock headliners.
* Quill,... Read more
Sunday, August 17 to Monday, August 18
Joe Cocker was the first act on the last officially booked day (Sunday); he opened up the day's events at... Read more
Over the last twenty years of his life, Mies developed and built his vision of a monumental "skin and bones" architecture that reflected his goal... Read more
Alice's Restaurant is a 1969 movie adapted from a song by Arlo Guthrie. The song is Guthrie's most famous work, a talking blues based on a true... Read more
My Cherie Amour is a 1969 album by American recording artist Stevie Wonder on the Tamla (Motown) label. The album yielded a couple of major hits,... Read more
Thirty-five years ago on August 31st, 1969, at 9 PM, a light plane tried to land in bad weather at a small airport outside Newton, Iowa. The pilot,... Read more