Michael Bourne's Weird 1969 Journey to Woodstock

Aug 16, 2019

Michael Bourne was a young reporter who thought he was going to experience a great New York rock concert in 1969 and interview Joe Cocker. Only he can tell us what really happened.
Credit David Tallacksen for WBGO

WBGO's Michael Bourne has experienced thousands of musical events throughout his amazing career as an announcer for the greatest jazz station in the world.

But before he came to WBGO, he was a young reporter who got a chance to cover Woodstock 50 years ago.

His journey was unforgettable.

Click above to hear Michael retell his trip to Woodstock.