In June of 1967 Monterey, California played host to a 3 day concert event. Known as the Monterey International Pop Music Festival embodied the counterculture movement, heralded in the ‘Summer of Love’ and showcased some of the biggest performers of the late 1960s.
Here is Otis Redding performing ‘Try A Little Tenderness’ over shots of the Monterey concert goers and the atmosphere of the event. See if you can spot Mama’s Michelle Phillips and Cass Elliot in the crowd. Enjoy!
You can listen to music from Otis Redding, The Mamas and The Papas and other artists from the ‘60s daily on Dusty Discs Radio.