16 June 2017

Monterey Pop

this seminal festival happend a half century ago this weekend.

my generation will never forget this performance:

in 1980 I wrote this poem based on that footage.


                                    13 years later

we still echo
a dead mama’s wow

& heat our ink
on your fire


1 comment:

cinemage books said...

I was lucky to see her perform 3 times in a very short time span of course.