The second half of Woodstock is about the second half of the concert. They have some much more notable groups during the second half such as Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix. I was disappointed to see that Mountain was not included in this biography, though. Also, some people go skinny dipping in a nearby pond. Food is provided to people. People in the town are interviewed. Also, people at the concert call their families to let them know they are doing well.
It was good to see Jimi Hendrix during the second half of this biography. He plays four songs in the biography; Voodoo Child, Star Spangled Banner, Purple Haze and a Woodstock Improvisation. He played for two hours during the concert, but most people had left by the time he had started playing, so only thirty thousand out of the original two hundred thousand people were there to watch Jimi Hendrix play. It find it ironic that one of the best music performers at Woodstock had the smallest audience out of any of the groups. However, it was cool to watch Jimi Hendrix play the guitar for the first time ever after listening to his music for two years. His hand really was all over the fret board. It was also cool to see him play with his teeth, which was a popular technique for Jimi Hendrix when he played his guitar.
Janis Joplin had some decent vocals. I am not a big fan of hers, but she is a decent vocalist. Her facial expressions were interesting as well. Ironically, she would die at the same age as Jimi Hendrix at the age of twenty seven, also from drugs.
The music from Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplina was probably the most noteworthy from the second half of the biography. Jimi Hendrix played some great guitar and Janis Joplin sang some great vocals. However, there was also Jefferson Airplane and Santana, which were a couple more great groups to play some good music. Also, there was one guy who sang an interesting, controversial song about Vietnam and got the audience to sing along. These really were the hippies, who strongly disliked war and were all about love and peace.
I would have to say that this biography was pretty good over all. It had some great music and it covered many different areas. It really was like a journey during the Woodstock concert. Also, the editing was interesting. Sometimes there would be several camera shots on the screen at the same time. I am glad that my dad showed me this Woodstock biography, and I would recommend it to you, too, if you are interested in classic music like I am.