Editors’ Notes The Woodstock Experience couples Jefferson Airplane’s landmark 1969 studio album Volunteers with their legendary performance at the 1969 Woodstock Festival, where their Saturday night headlining appearance became an early Sunday morning performance with the sun breaking out for a new day. There’s no sign of a Sunday morning come down here. The band plays ferociously from the first quaking moments of “The Other Side of This Life” into its most established hit, “Somebody to Love.” Six of the tracks are previously unreleased, including a 21-minute version of “Wooden Ships” and a 15-minute jam on “The Ballad of You & Me & Pooneil.” The extended jams put a greater focus on guitarist (and future Hot Tuna leader) Jorma Kaukonen, whose incendiary guitar work brilliantly matches the anarchic, political tone of the material. There’s a punkish energy to the band’s brutal charge. “3/5 Of a Mile In 10 Seconds” serves up a ferocity made more implicit by the banshee wails of singers Grace Slick and Marty Balin. The group was surely primed for revolution of any sort.

SONG
We Can Be Together (Remastered 2004)
1
5:47
 
Good Shepherd (Remastered 2004)
2
4:21
 
The Farm (Remastered 2004)
3
3:11
 
Hey Frederick (Remastered 2004)
4
8:30
 
Turn My Life Down (Remastered 2004)
5
2:55
 
Wooden Ships (Remastered 2004)
6
6:23
 
Eskimo Blue Day (Remastered 2004)
7
6:32
 
A Song for All Seasons (Remastered 2004)
8
3:27
 
Meadowlands (Remastered 2004)
9
1:04
 
Volunteers (Remastered 2004)
10
2:03
 
Introduction (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
11
0:23
 
The Other Side of This Life (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
12
8:17
 
Somebody to Love (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
13
4:31
 
3/5 Of a Mile In 10 Seconds (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
14
5:30
 
Won't You Try / Saturday Afternoon (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
15
5:06
 
Eskimo Blue Day (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
16
6:55
 
Plastic Fantastic Lover (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
1
4:35
 
Wooden Ships (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
2
21:25
 
Uncle Sam Blues (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
3
6:12
 
Volunteers (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
4
3:16
 
The Ballad of You & Me & Pooneil (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
5
15:29
 
Come Back Baby (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
6
6:05
 
White Rabbit (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
7
2:27
 
The House At Pooneil Corners (Live at The Woodstock Music & Art Fair, August 16, 1969)
8
9:17
 

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