The Complete Monterey Pop Festival


A 3 DVD box set of material filmed at the Monterey International Pop Festival in 1967.

The contents of the set are:

Disc 1: A high definition digital version of the original 1968 D.A. Pennebaker film Monterey Pop. The digital transfer was supervised by Pennebaker. The movie has a new 5.1 audio mix by recording engineer Eddie Kramer. Bonus features include audio commentary by Festival producer Lou Adler and D.A. Pennebaker; new video interviews with Lou Adler, D.A. Pennebaker; new audio interviews with John Phillips, Derek Taylor, Cass Elliot and David Crosby; a photo essay by photographer Elaine Mayes; original theatrical trailer and a Monterey Pop scrapbook.

Disc 2: High definition digital versions of the films Jimi Plays Monterey and Shake! Otis at Monterey. Digital transfer was supervised by Pennebaker. Both movies have new 5.1 audio mixes by Eddie Kramer. Bonus features include audio commentary on Jimi Plays Monterey by music critic and historian Charles Shaar Murray; audio commentaries on Shake! by music critic and historian Peter Guralnick; an interview with Phil Walden, Otis Redding's manager from 1959 to 1967; original theatrical trailer for Jimi Plays Monterey and Pete Townshend on Monterey and Jimi Hendrix.

Disc 3: Monterey Pop -- The Outtake Performance. Two hours of performances not included in the original film. Includes performances by Buffalo Springfield, The Association, Big Brother and the Holding Company, The Blues Project, The Byrds, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Country Joe and the Fish, The Electric Flag, Jefferson Airplane, Al Kooper, The Mamas and the Papas, Laura Nyro, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Simon and Garfunkel, Tiny Tim, and The Who.

Buy DVD set from amazon.com