Woodstock Performer List

Here’s the listing and times of the performers at Woodstock Music Festival, 1969. This was compiled from various sources on the Internet. If you have suggestions or improvements to this list please contact us via this form. Feel free to also add a post on the main page if you feel you have something to add.

According to this list there were 249 songs played at Woodstock. Of course this depends on your interpretation of “song”. There were many songs and sets that melted together into something else (if you know what I mean).

Day One (Friday August 15th)
Additional information
Richie Havens (5:07PM)
1. Minstrel From Gault

2. High Flyin’ Bird
3. I Had A Woman
4. I Can’t Make It Anymore
5. With A Little Help from My Friends
6. Strawberry Fields For Ever / Hey Jude
7. Handsome Johnny
8. Freedom
includes “Motherless Child” lyrics
Swami Satchadinanda (6.55PM)
-Meditation chant
A little bit of meditation for the masses

Sweetwater (7:15PM)

1. Motherless Child
2. Look Out
3. For Pete’s Sake
4. Day Song
5. What’s Wrong
6. Crystal Spider
7. Two Worlds
8. Why Oh Why

Bert Sommer (8:20PM)

1. Jennifer
2. The Road To Travel
3. I Wondered Where You Be
4. She’s Gone
5. Things Are Going My Way
6. And When It’s Over
7. Jeanette
8. America
9. A Note That Read
10. Smile

Tim Hardin (9:10PM)

1. Misty Roses
2. If I Were A Carpenter

Ravi Shankar (10:20PM)

1. Raga Puriya-Dhanashri / Gat In Sawarital
Shortened set due to rain
2. Tabla Solo In Jhaptal
3. Raga Manj Kmahaj –
-Alap Jor
-Dhun In Kaharwa Tal
-Medium & Fast Gat In Teental

Melanie (11:30PM)

1. Beautiful People
2. Birthday Of The Sun
Melanie had an out-of-body experience, yep, loonie-toons

Arlo Guthrie (11:55PM)

1. Coming Into Los Angeles
2. Walking Down The Line
3. Amazing Grace

Joan Baez (1:00AM)

1. Eleanor Rigby
Audience recording from her free stage set
2. Joe Hill
3. Sweet Sir Galahad
4. Drug Store Truck Driving Man
5. We Shall Overcome
6. Swing Low Sweet Chariot
Day Two (Saturday August 16th)

Quill (12:15PM)

1. Waitin’ For You
May have been by the Incredible String Band and not Quill
2. They Live the Life
Short set due to band sulking at audience response to their music
3. Bby
4. jam
Country Joe McDonald (1:05PM)
1. Janis (I Find Myself Missing You)

Improvised set as not expecting to play till Sunday
2. Rockin’ Round The World
3. Flyin’ High
4. Seen A Rocket
5. Fish Cheer / I-Feel-Like-I’m-Fixing-To-Die-Rag

Santana (2:30PM)

1. Persuasion
2. Savior
3. Soul Sacrifice
4. Fried Neckbones
5. Waiting
6. You Just Don’t Care

John B. Sebastian (3:30PM)

1. How Have You Been
Improvised set as not expected to play
2. Rainbows All Over Your Blues
3. I Had A Dream
4. Darlin’ Be Home Soon
5. Younger Generation

Keef Hartley Band (4:20PM)

1. Believe In You
Could possibly be titled “Spanish Fly”
2. Rock Me Baby
3. Leavin’ Trunk / Halfbreed / Just To Cry / And Sinnin’ For You

Incredible String Band (5:10PM)

1a. Invocation
short poem
1b Sleepers Awaken
2. Catty Come
3. The Letter
4. This Moment Is Different
5. When You Find Out Who You Are

Canned Heat (6:35PM)

1. A Change Is Gonna Come / Leaving This Town
2. Woodstock Boogie
3. Going Up The Country
4. Let’s Work Together
5. Too Many Drivers At The Wheel
6. I’m Her Man
7. I Know My Baby
8. On the Road Again

Leslie West/Mountain (8:15PM)

1. Blood of the Sun
2. Stormy Monday
3. Long Red
4. For Yasgur’s Farm
untitled at the time of playing
5. Theme from an Imaginary Western
6. Waiting To Take You Away
7. Dreams Of Milk And Honey
8. Blind Man
9. Blue Suede Shoes
10. Southbound Train
11. You And Me
or possibly “Mississippi Queen”

Grateful Dead (9:50PM)

1. St. Stephen
2. Mama Tried
3. Dark Star / High Time
4. Turn On Your Lovelight

Creedence Clearwater Revival (11:10PM)

1. Born On The Bayou
2. Green River
3. Ninety-Nine And A Half
4. Bootleg
5. Commotion
6. Bad Moon Rising
7. Proud Mary
8. I Put A Spell On You
9. Night Time Is The Right Time
10. Keep On Choogin’
11. Suzy Q
Day Three (Sunday August 17th)

Janis Joplin (1:20AM)

1. Raise Your Hand
2. As Good As You’ve Been To This World
3. To Love Somebody
4. Summertime
5. Try (Just A Little Bit Harder)
6. Kosmic Blues
7. Can’t Turn You Loose
8. Work Me Lord
9. Piece Of My Heart
10. Ball and Chain

Sly & The Family Stone (3:00AM)

1. M’Lady
2. Sing A Simple Song
3. You Can Make It If You Try
4. Every Day People
5. Stand!
6. Love City
7. Dance To The Music
8. Music Lover
9. I Want To Take You Higher

The Who (5:00AM)

1. Heaven And Hell
2. I Can’t Explain
3. It’s A Boy
4. 1921
5. Amazing Journey
6. Sparks
7. Eyesight To The Blind
8. Christmas
9. Tommie Can You Hear Me
10. Acid Queen
11. Pinball Wizard
-Abbie Hoffmann Incident
Pete Townshend hits Mr. Hoffmann over the head with his guitar.
12 Do You Think It’s Alright
13. Fiddle About
14. There’s A Doctor I’ve Found
15. Go To The Mirror Boy
16. Smash The Mirror
17. I’m Free
18. Tommy’s Holiday Camp
19. We’re Not Gonna Take It
20. See Me Feel Me
21. Summertime Blues
22. Shakin’ All Over
23. My Generation
24. Naked Eye

Jefferson Airplane (7:00AM)

1. The Other Side Of This Life
2. Plastic Fantastic Lover
3. Volunteers
4. Saturday Afternoon / Won’t You Try
5. Eskimo Blue Day
6. Uncle Sam’s Blues
7. Somebody To Love
8. White Rabbit

Joe Cocker (2:30PM)

1. Delta Lady
2. Some Things Goin’ On
3. Dear Landlord
4. Just Like A Woman
5. Do I Still Figure In Your Life
6. Feeling Alright
7. Forty Thousand Headman
8. I Don’t Need No Doctor
9. Let’s Go Get Stoned
10. I Shall Be Released
11. With A Little Help From My Friends

Country Joe & The Fish (6:00PM)

1. Rock And Soul Music
2. Barry’s Caviar Dream
3. Not So Sweet Martha Lorraine
4. Thing Called Love
5. Love Machine
6. Fish Cheer / I-Feel-Like-I’m-Fixing-To-Die-Rag

Ten Years After (8:00PM)

1. Good Morning Little Schoolgirl
2. Help Me
3. I Can’t Keep from Crying Sometimes
4. I May Be Wrong, But I Won’t Be Wrong Always
5. I’m Going Home
Alvin Lee does the bizz

The Band (10:30PM)

1. Chest Fever
2. Don’t Do It
3. Tears Of Rage
4. We Can Talk About It Now
5. Long Black Veil
6. Don’t Ya Tell Henry
7. Ain’t No More Cane on the Brazos
8. Wheels On Fire
9. Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever
10. The Weight
11. I Shall Be Released
Day Four (Monday August 18th)

Blood Sweat And Tears (12:00 Midnight)

1. More And More
2. All In a Day
3. Something Coming On
4. I Love You Baby More Than You Ever Know
5. Spinning Wheel
6. I Stand Accused

Johnny Winter (1:45AM)

1. Johnny B. Goode
2. To Tell the Truth
3. Six Feet in the Ground
4. Leland Mississippi Blues/Rock Me Baby
5. Mama Talk to Your Daughter
6. Mean Mistreater
7. I Can’t Stand It
with Edgar Winter
8. Tobacco Road
with Edgar Winter
9. Mean Town Blues

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (3:30AM)

Set One – Acoustic
1. Suite: Judy Blue Eyes
2. Blackbird
3. Helplessly Hoping
4. Guinnevere
5. Marrakesh Express
6. 4 + 20
7. Mr Soul
8. Wonderin’
9. You Don’t Have To Cry
Set Two – Electric
Crosby, Stills, and Nash were joined onstage by Neil Young
10. Pre-road Downs
11. Long Time Gone
12. Bluebird
13. Sea Of Madness
14. Wooden Ships
15. Find The Cost Of Freedom
16. 49 bye-byes

Paul Butterfield Blues Band (5:15AM)

1. Driftin’ Blues
2. All In a Day
3. Everything’s Gonna Be Alright
4. Born Under A Bad Sign
5. All My Love Comin’ Through To You
6. Love March

Sha-Na-Na (7:00AM)

1. Na Na Theme
2. Yakety Yak
3. Teen Angel
4. Jailhouse Rock
5. Wipe Out
6. Who Wrote The Book Of Love
7. Duke Of Earl
8. At The Hop
9. Na Na Theme

Jimi Hendrix (8:30AM)

1. Message To Love
2. Getting My Heart Back Together Again
3. Spanish Castle Magic
4. Red House
5. Master Mind
6. Here Comes Your Lover Man
7. Foxy Lady
8. (Jam Back At the House) Beginnings
9. Izabella
10. Gypsy Woman
11. Fire
12. Voodoo Child (Slight Return) / Stepping Stone
13. Star Spangled Banner
14. Purple Haze
15. Woodstock Improvisation / Villanova Junction
16. Hey Joe