Category: music

Here’s how much each artist was paid at Woodstock ’69; Jimi…

Here’s how much each artist was paid at Woodstock ’69; Jimi Hendrix is believed to be on top with $18,000!

1. Jimi Hendrix – $18,000
2. Blood, Sweat and Tears – $15,000
3. Joan Baez – $10,000
4. Creedence Clearwater Revival – $10,000
5. The Band – $7,500
6. Janis Joplin – $7,500
7. Jefferson Airplane – $7,500
8. Sly and the Family Stone – $7,000
9. Canned Heat – $6,500
10. The Who – $6,250
11. Richie Havens – $6,000
12. Arlo Guthrie – $5,000
13. Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young – $5,000
14. Ravi Shankar – $4,500
15. Johnny Winter – $3,750
16. Ten Years After – $3,250
17. Country Joe and the Fish – $2,500
18. Grateful Dead – $2,500
19. The Incredible String Band – $2,250
20. Mountain – $2,000
21. Tim Hardin – $2,000
22. Joe Cocker – $1,375
23. Sweetwater – $1,250
24. John B. Sebastian – $1,000
25. Melanie – $750
26. Santana – $750
27. Sha Na Na – $700
28. Keef Hartley – $500
29. Quill – $375

Musicians having fun Los Angeles, 1950s.

Musicians having fun Los Angeles, 1950s.

The bad girl of Rock ‘n’ Roll: Fascinating vintage…

The bad girl of Rock ‘n’ Roll: Fascinating vintage photos of a young Ronnie Spector in the 1960s and 1970s.

Donna Summer was the Queen of Disco: See photos of her wild…

Donna Summer was the Queen of Disco: See photos of her wild Disco fashions in the 1970s.

Candid snapshots of ’80s punk culture through an amazing…

Candid snapshots of ’80s punk culture through an amazing Instagram account.

22 rare vintage photographs that capture Brazilian punk culture…

22 rare vintage photographs that capture Brazilian punk culture in the 1980s.

15 rare and adorable childhood photos of Björk from the 1960s…

15 rare and adorable childhood photos of Björk from the 1960s and 1970s.

18 hilariously awkward haircuts of vintage Christian album…

18 hilariously awkward haircuts of vintage Christian album covers.

Pictures of David Bowie performing with Cher on the ‘Cher…

Pictures of David Bowie performing with Cher on the ‘Cher Show’ in 1975.

30 photos of the beautiful Courtney Love when she was young.

30 photos of the beautiful Courtney Love when she was young.