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August 05, 2019 - 8:22 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Shortly after Woodstock organizers announced the shambolic 50th anniversary concerts were off after months of setbacks and holdups, Woodstock co-founder Michael Lang summed up the drama in six words: "It's been a really bizarre trip." Over the last six months, Lang, 74, moved...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Woodstock 50 is officially canceled. Organizers announced Wednesday that the troubled festival that hit a series of setbacks in the last four months won’t take place next month. The three-day festival was originally scheduled for Aug. 16-18, but holdups included permit denials and...
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May 13, 2019 - 8:48 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Woodstock 50 festival organizers and their onetime financial partner traded accusations of broken promises as they argued Monday over whether the anniversary show can go on. With under 100 days to go, the two sides clashed in a New York courtroom over money, control, changes in...
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April 30, 2019 - 1:00 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Woodstock 50 will go on despite the loss of a major financial partner, according to the organizers of the beleaguered anniversary event. In a statement released late Monday, Woodstock 50 co-founder Michael Lang and Woodstock LLC said that they were "committed to ensuring that...
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(WBEN) - Tickets for the Woodstock 50th Anniversary festival at Watkins Glen were supposed to go on sale Monday, but that date has been pushed back to some time in the near future with no explanation given. It's the latest in a series of events that have made people question whether or not the...
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