Bands and Musicians scheduled in the lineup (but not necessarily showed) were; the Grateful Dead, Santana, Country Joe and the Fish, Muddy Waters, Buffy St. Marie, Richard Pryor, Dino Valenti, Freedom Highway, Blues Feedback, Sandy Bull, Cleanliness and Godliness Skiffle Band, John Fahey, Byron Pope Ensemble, H.P.Lovecraft, Nina and Catina, Country Weather, Easy Chair, Floating Bridge, Frumious Bandersnatch, New Lost City Ramblers, It's a Beautiful Day, My Indole Ring, Mother
Greg Garton has posted this privately-owned image by Torre Ofteness, (which you may remember having seen at his exhibit last year at (SRRF17'.) for a purpose; to see if we can identify folks who were at SRRF68, as you might imagine. Many of us have speculated as to whether straight-looking older guy with buzzcut is photographer Larry Dion, who shot the images with the Seattle Times 'article' in 1968. They were re-used later in the Seattle Times article by Paul Barros in 2011.
Welcome to the Sky River Rock Festival! This year marks the 50th anniversary of the festival from 1968. This was the Woodstock one year before Woodstock, held in Washington State. Spirit of 1968 in a Modern Setting - We are excited to be hosting this festival in a great location that is perfect for capturing the spirit of 1968 in a modern setting. Musicians - There will be amazing local talent from Washington State to entertain throughout the day on the main stage. The local
This is a page from (presumably) the 20 page 'Sky River Rock Festival and lighter than Air fair' edition' of the Helix, summer of 68'. I would give attribution here, if I could remember who turned me on to the (now forgotten by me) link. #summer68 #GregGarton #SkyRiverRockFestival