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Jefferson Airplane: The Woodstock Experience

Jefferson Airplane: The Woodstock ExperienceIn celebration of Woodstock’s 40th anniversary this summer, Sony Legacy is releasing The Woodstock Experience, a collection of double CD sets from a variety of bands who performed at the landmark festival.

Each set includes the band’s 1969 album on one disc, and their complete festival performance on the other. This is the first time the complete concert recordings are available on CD.

Woodstock’s first confirmed act in 1969 was Jefferson Airplane, and their early Sunday morning performance including material from the band’s then-upcoming Volunteers album. The band’s lineup included Jack Casady on bass, Grace Slick and Marty Balin on vocals, Paul Kantner and Jorma Kaukonen on guitars and vocals, Nicky Hopkins on piano and Spencer Dryden on drums.

Jefferson Airplane: The Woodstock Experience contains 24 tracks (10 from album, 14 from Woodstock)

The CD set track lists include:

Disc 1:
1. We Can Be Together (album version remastered)
2. Good Shepherd (album version remastered)
3. The Farm (album version remastered)
4. Hey Frederick (album version remastered)
5. Turn My Life Down (album version remastered)
6. Wooden Ships (album version remastered)
7. Eskimo Blue Day (album version remastered)
8. A Song For All Seasons (album version remastered)
9. Meadowlands (album version remastered)
10. Volunteers (album version remastered)
11. Introduction (Woodstock performance)
12. The Other Side Of This Life (Woodstock performance)
13. Somebody To Love (Woodstock performance)
14. 3/5 Of A Mile In 10 Seconds (Woodstock performance)
15. Won’t You Try/ Saturday Afternoon (Woodstock performance)
16. Eskimo Blue Day (Woodstock performance)

Disc 2:
1. Plastic Fantastic Lover (Woodstock performance)
2. Wooden Ships (Woodstock performance)
3. Uncle Sam Blues (Woodstock performance)
4. Volunteers (Woodstock performance)
5. The Ballad Of You & Me & Pooneil (Woodstock performance)
6. Come Back Baby (Woodstock performance)
7. White Rabbit (Woodstock performance)
8. The House At Pooneil Corners (Woodstock performance)

Preview the set:

Blogcritics Music’s Glen Boyd posted a great review of the set.