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Woodstock 1999
Woodstock ’99: 15 Years Later, The Clouds Still Cover the Rainbow
Nostalgia

It doesn’t take your dad’s old hippie friend to tell you that music festival culture isn’t what it used to be. The large gatherings originated with the vision of microcosmal peace and understanding¬†-sharing a toke here and some love there. The past decade has given way to a new culture¬†fueled by brand names, party drugs, Whole Foods tents, and the same headliners over and over again. It’s a sign of the times, nobody’s fault really. Conveniently placed in the middle of the original Woodstock and today’s Coachella, however, is what I consider to be the most fascinating music event of our time: Woodstock ’99. More