In 1969, summer camp became an unsettling yet fascinating place for this 12-year old camper.
“You can all go pound salt up your ass, because come August 15, we’re going to have a festival!”
The Jewish couple behind Plymouth Artisan Cheese create an award-winning and beautifully branded cheese set on the grounds of President Calvin Coolidge’s childhood home.
It’s not Yasgur’s Farm, but it’ll do Jerusalem’s Woodstock Revival show has become a must-see for Anglo immigrants of a certain age — and many of their kids, too. The first Jerusalem Woodstock Revival (www.woodstockrevival.com) was held in 2009, on the 40th anniversary of that notorious rock festival on Yasgur’s Farm in upstate New York. The third annual show took place in July, on the Astroturf of Kraft Stadium in Jerusalem. A motley crew of old and young came to hear Israeli musicians play songs of most of the legends who appeared on stage in August 1969. “I got in my ‘66 Pontiac LeMans, rolled down the windows, and I drove up,” reminisces concertgoer Ira Feldman, adding that his stimulant of choice these days is espresso rather than marijuana. “Everybody’s, like, dressed in hippie clothes, and it’s, like, we’re leaving our troubles at the door,” says Nadia Levene, one of original organizers. Downloads Videos: - HiRes: www.megaupload.com - HiRes No Narration: www.megaupload.com - Streaming: www.megaupload.com - Streaming No Narration: www.megaupload.com Documents: - SCRIPT: www.megaupload.com - INTRO: www.megaupload.com Please credit the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the State of Israel for any use of these videos