Tag Archives: Joe Cocker

Hendrix was reportedly Woodstock’s highest paid performer

When a guy can play “The Star-Spangled Banner” with his teeth, you don’t haggle over his booking fee. That seems to be the lesson from a collection of recently unearthed documents that purports to show how much the promoters of Woodstock shelled out for each of the legendary festival’s top performers — a list that tops out at the $18,000 ... Read More »

Joe Cocker Dies At 70

Sad news to report today as singer Joe Cocker has died at the age of 70. According to his management, the Grammy winning singer lost his battle with lung cancer. Cocker saw most of his success in the 60’s and performed his last concert this past June in Hammersmith, London. He will be missed. Read More »