Chip Monck was there when music history was being made.
Chip served as the Ringmaster for Woodstock. It was his voice you heard in all of the announcements. He then worked for the Rolling Stones from 1969 – 1972.
He has worked on the Newport Folk Festival, the Monterey Pop Festival, with Crosby, Stills and Nash and concert guru Bill Graham.
For the past 20 something years Chip Monck has been living in Melbourne, Australia and at the ripe old age of 72 is about to embark on his next adventure, One Great Night On Earth.
One Great Night On Earth is a fundraiser to help Australian’s devastated by natural disasters like bushfire, floods and drought.
Read more: http://www.vintagevinylnews.com/2012/04/interview-woodstock-legend-chip-monck.html#ixzz1vpXlaU54
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