See Vintage Photos of Woodstock, Newport and Other Legendary American Music Festivals

Jun 10, 2015

With the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival kicking off in Manchester, Tenn., on Thursday, the summer concert season is upon us.

Before you head out to your next show, take a look at these great photos from festivals past, including those that made news for reasons good (Live Aid, which counts because it took place in the U.S. and the U.K. at once) and bad (Altamont).

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The Dixie Chicks (May 29, 2006)JILL GREENBERG FOR TIME
The Dixie Chicks (May 29, 2006)
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