Episode 1: Monterey Pop Festival Revisited

Long before there was Coachella, Outside Lands Festival, and the popular music gatherings of today, the Monterey Pop Festival was the first of its kind.   Taking place in the fairgrounds of Monterey in the summer of 1967, the three-day festival brought to the stage the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and The Who.  Their…

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Welcome to The Echo Chamber

Welcome to The Echo Chamber, a new podcast that takes a closer at music and its effect on history and culture.  The first season will feature stories from the Monterey Pop Festival, the Jazz Ambassador program of the Cold War, St. John Coltrane Church and more. Stay tuned for the first episode, coming soon. For…

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