Web Exclusive! Insiders share their Monterey Pop reflections

Wonder what it was really like at the Monterey Pop Festival? Find out from the insiders who were there, including Michelle Phillips (Mamas & The Papas) ? Peter Lewis (Moby Grape) ? Jim Yester (The Association) ? Ritchie Furay (Buffalo Springfield) ? Larry Taylor (Canned Heat) ? Steve Cropper (Booker T and the MGs)!
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Michelle Phillips
The Mamas & The Papas

?We didn?t really know where the money was going at the time. We were going

to have a music school in Watts and other things. We asked these big acts to

play for free! Initially they were laughing in our faces and they had never

heard of playing for free.