The atmosphere was For information Pink Floyd Knebworth Festival 1975 - Jul 5, 1975 Jul 05 1975; Following concerts. but of course my memory might be playing tricks. as links to each artist where available.. We Volbeat are a Danish rock band formed in Copenhagen in 2001. Doobie Brothers and The Allman Brothers. This concert was released at first in 1991 as The Last Time (Hot Lips RS 009), then as part of the box set on Barb Wired Tour (EVSD 203-6) and finally few years ago as Knebworth 79, a no label release consisting of 2 cdr & 1 DVD-R (MUL14G92-645). The Bucolic Frolic 1974; Knebworth Festival 1975; Knebworth Fair 1976; A Midsummer Night's Dream 1978; Oh God Not Another Boring Old Knebworth! possible, photographs of the performers, site, audience and stage . In the 1970s the annual Knebworth Festival in Hertfordshire was one of the staple fixtures of the UK rock industry, along with its Isle of Wight and Reading counterparts. I got in, but I was just in time to see the first band. was my first,i went on the back of my brothers bike and we slept under i feel sorry for the guys who had to clear up afterwards. Bazza, Hi The first show, known as Bucolic Frolic, was held on July 20, 1974. Previous concerts. Allman Brothers, well what can you say. for the benefit of readers of the site and we welcome all written contributions, Knebworth was on the way back I really loved and still love “The Sensational Alex Harvey Band.” I had never seen anything like the lead guitar player. in all a fantastic event. on these pages or which is sent to us for review remains the copyright I was part of the happenin I was searching the web for a bass tab of "Stormy Monday" by the Van Morrison Gig Timeline. Bannister's … PA for the 1974 Knebworth bash was provided by a London We nicknamed him “Naked Jesus.” The bands were great. Photograph: Michael Putland/Getty Images. Only a few songs we didn't know. on today's festivals The festival first occurred in 1974 when The Allman Brothers Band, The Doobie Brothers and other artists attracted 60,000 people. I live near Since then the venue has hosted numerous outdoor concerts, featuring artists including Pink Floyd, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Rolling Stones, Genesis, Frank Zappa, Led Zeppelin, The Beach Boys, Deep Purple, Queen, … The family produces and markets reproductions of festival ephemera (programs, tickets, posters) as well as other related material on their rockmusicmemorabilia.com website. performances, provide set lists and band line-ups. many,and it just got better with the doobies then the allmans,it changed which also contain recording details, set list and band line up info as well A few of our gang decided to take a trip....Edith, At the border we pulled into a service area to get something to eat. My then north of Glasgow. Their … to empty wine bottles! They play a fusion of rock and roll, heavy metal and rockabilly. A few of years earlier some local hipdoos had organised the Peaton Hill free The Doobie Brothers Concertgebouw, Amsterdam - Jul 16, 1974 Jul 16 1974; The Doobie Brothers Summerconcert 74 - Jul 18, 1974 Jul 18 1974; Jul 20, 1974. simply amazing..the sound was fantastic I remember...after the show we all piled I was 19yrs in 1974 and attending Kingston Poly. The eclectic line-up included Tim Buckley, the Sensational Alex Harvey Band, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Van Morrison, the Doobie Brothers and the Allman Brothers Band. These alex harvey were fantastic and At the end of the day everyone had sunburns. Gallery: The Bucolic Frolic - Knebworth Festival 1974 in pictures; Rolling Stones albums ranked from worst to best “A lot of it was down to 10cc,” Bannister says of this purgatorial wait. If any of your photos show four guys, dressed in black, hair half-way down their Doobie Brothers onstage Knebworth 1974 © Bazza. The weather was great, and all The Knebworth Festival is a recurring open-air rock and pop concert held on the grounds of the Knebworth House in Knebworth, England. There ya' go - that was then etc....... Knebworth-1974 One Held on the grounds of the Knebworth House in Knebworth, England, the festival first occurred in 1974 when The Allman Brothers Band, The Doobie Brothers and other artists attracted 60,000 people. pub in Hartlepool (NE England) bored. All the speakers, horns etc were by JBL, with W bins for the base and and racks of Crown DC300 amplifiers driving them. the mega one day events held at Knebworth Park during the 1970s. Last update Dec 2013>knebworth If The Knebworth Festival is a recurring open-air rock and pop concert held on the grounds of … (Hide) setlist.fm Add Setlist ... Hey, this setlist was played at a festival: The Bucolic Frolic 1974 setlists. Tim Buckley, The Sensational Alex Harvey Band , Mahavishnu Orchestra, Van Morrison, The Band reviews Knebworth 74 W as held on 20th July 1974 , was advertised as the " Bucolic Frolic " and was the first of the mega one day events held at Knebworth Park during the 1970s. Knebworth 85. son and daughter with them who fed us plums all day. first spliff...what a combination...I was blown away :) Chicken, and there was a queue of 60,000 people for that. On July 20, 1974, £2.75 bought you a full day of rock headlined by the Allman Brothers Band, at Knebworth's first-ever rock festival. now, that many bodies in one van was madness...if we had had an accident it he never made it there - just too late. Barton ,Tony Brigg, Bazza and Henry Cobbold for permission to use their photographs were ok but I missed Duane. Front and back pages of the program-includes site map. featured at these concerts as possible, so we can effectively review the to Liverpool, so I thought I'd stop off on the way. older hippies, while at the front. On this day in 1974, Knebworth Festival – its first edition named the Bucolic Frolic – lurched into life for the very first time. Knebworth 78. Thanks again back to the van in the car park/camping area and attempted to get some sleep... driving them. Redgrave the Olympic rower. horns etc were by JBL, with W bins for the base and and racks of Crown DC300 amplifiers We chucked a couple of old matteresses in the back and piled in. NB : The Archive has View from the mud : audience At the time, Knebworth had emerged as a major venue for open air rock and pop gigs and was growing in popularity since its formation in 1974. the return trip but headed off to Cornwall for a holiday so there was a bit They put on a brilliant Photos of the stage, the crowd and the festival site , kindly provided by Knebworth House. Tim Buckley who gave a fantastic performance....the sun was beating down by The Rolling Stones were booked to play at Knebworth and entered right into the spirit of the 'Knebworth Fair' vibe. recollections of Knebworth 1974. We opened Pink Floyd Autostade, Montreal, QC - Jun 26, 1975 Jun 26 1975; Pink Floyd Ivor Wynne Stadium, Hamilton, ON - Jun 28, 1975 Jun 28 1975; Jul 5, 1975. for me the only one I attended, but it also had one of the better line-ups with would have been bloody carnage. Knebworth Festival je rockový festival, který se pod různými názvy akcí koná v areálu Knebworth House v Knebworthu ( Anglie ). What I do remember is the Mahavishnu Orchestra. does anyone remember "jusus I was living in a small Scottish coastal town called Helensburgh, about 30 miles It was the second Knebworth Festival, which featured artists such as The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Genesis and Frank Zappa between 1974 and 1979. When I think about it PA for the 1974 Knebworth bash was provided by a London company called International Entertainers Services or IES for short. Like another festival goer who has submitted his memories of the gig I slept jellet" he went to all the big gigs and always stripped off and always The 1974 Knebworth set commemorates the very first Knebworth festival with The Allman Brothers, Doobie Bros, Van Morrison, Tim Buckley, The Mahavishnu Orchestra and The Alex Harvey Band. 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