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See Allman Brothers Band's energetic full set at Woodstock '94

Some fine acts performed at Woodstock '94. Once such performance was by the Allman Brothers Band.

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As opposed to the original Woodstock event, Woodstock '94 (even though promoted as "Two More Days of Peace & Music") was less about peace and love. The promoters, of course, stated it was a success, but there were moments of anarchy (and more mud!) present. However, it did not verge on total destruction like Woodstock '99's reported violence and fire episodes. It was more or less a regular festival with the Woodstock brand attached to it. More a cha-ching moment than a generational zeitgeist. Not that there's anything necessarily wrong with that. Some fine acts performed. Once such performance that dignified the event's (north) stage was by the Allman Brothers Band.

The '94 festival started on the added date of Friday, August 12, but ABB performed on the 14th. The band featured the legendary Gregg Allman on organ (and acoustic guitar) with guitarist Dickey Betts, drummers Butch Trucks and Jaimoe, and the additional strength of guitarist Warren Haynes and bassist Allen Woody. A blistering 80-minute set (shown above) included the classic cuts "Jessica," "Midnight Rider," "Whipping Post" and "Blue Sky," then three tunes from their then current Where It All Begins album.

ABB's 1994 "Where It All Begins"

ABB's 1994 "Where It All Begins"