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 Isle of Wight Festival 1970

Col Underhill collection
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Chicago

The late Terrry Kath of Chicago . Friday night .

Pentangle

Bert Jansch

John Renbourne of Pentangle

The Audience

 

 

 

Richie Havens

 

 

The Who

 

 

 

  

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