1969 Isle of Wight [Handbill]
August 30-31, 1969. 5 1/2" x 10”. Isle of Wight Festival. Two-sided version of handbill with burgundy front, black and white rear. Bob Dylan & The Band front image. NEAR FINE. Several folds, but stored flat.
The front of the handbill shows three small images of The Band above a larger image of Bob Dylan The flyer also lists the acts for the festival’s two days: The Who, Moody Blues, Joe Cocker, Free, King Crimson, The Band, Richie Havens, and more. Following his three-year disappearne following his motorcycle accident, IOW '69 marked Dylan's great return to the spotlight. Backed by The Band, he performed 17 of his hits, including 'Maggie's Farm,' 'It Ain't Me, Babe,' 'Mr. Tambourine Man,' 'Highway 61 Revisited,' and 'Like a Rolling Stone.'