Acts include Jefferson Airplane, Arthur Brown, Tyrannosaurus Rex and Pretty Things. There are about 150,000 attendees in 1969 and 600,000 in 1970, with Jimi Hendrix‘ making one of his last appearances.
See also: List of music festivals
Canadian-American rocker Neil Young releases masterpiece 3rd studio album After the Gold Rush. (CA#5,US#8,UK#7)
Single Only Love Can Break Your Heart makes US#33. Beginning in the late 90s, most polls put the album in the top-100 albums ever; in 2003 Rolling Stone names it #71 of their Top 500 albums. ▷Popspot:Gold Rush▹
1972 followup album Harvest (US,AU,CA,UK #1), also overlooked by critics, is named the all-time #1 Canadian album in Bob Mersereau‘s 2007 book The Top 100 Canadian Albums. (I’m not Canadian but I’ll stick with Gold Rush.) Young enters the ▷Rock HoF in 1995▹ .
( Website ) Charlie Rose interview
Gold Rush When You Dance