The complete Monterey Pop Festival

16 - 18 June 67, Monterey Pop Festival, Monterey

The Criterion Collection (official)


DVD 1:  "Monterey Pop" New high-definition digital transfer, supervised by D.A. Pennebaker

Combination of the Two  - Big Brother and the Holding Company

San Francisco  - Scott McKenzie

Creeque Alley and California Dreamin’  - The Mamas and the Papas

Rollin’ and Tumblin’  - Canned Heat

The 59th Street Bridge Song  - Feelin’ Groovy  - Simon and Garfunkel

Bajabula Bonke  - Healing Song  - Hugh Masakela

High Flyin’ Bird and Today  - Jefferson Airplane

Ball and Chain  - Big Brother and the Holding Company featuring Janis Joplin

Paint It Black  - Eric Burdon and the Animals

My Generation  - The Who

Section 43  - Country Joe and the Fish

Shake! and I’ve Been Loving You Too Long  - Otis Redding

Wild Thing  - Jimi Hendrix Experience

Gotta Feelin’  - The Mamas and the Papas

Raga Bhimpalasi  - Ravi Shankar



DVD2: "Jimi Plays Monterey"  (49 minutes) and "Shake! Otis at Monterey"(19 minutes)
             New high-definition digital transfers, supervised by D.A. Pennebaker

Jimi Plays Monterey

Can You See Me?

Purple Haze

Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Monterey  (by Eric Burdon and the Animals)

Killing Floor

Foxy Lady

Like a Rolling Stone

Rock Me Baby

Hey Joe

The Wind Cries Mary

Wild Thing


Shake! Otis at Monterey
Otis Redding with Booker T and the MG’s with the Mar-Keys



I’ve Been Loving You Too Long

I Can’t Get No Satisfaction

Try a Little Tenderness


DVD 3:  "Monterey Pop -- The Outtake Performance: Two hours of performances not included in the original film:

Day 1: 16 June

The Association — "Along Comes Mary" (a hit from the Festival's bow to buttoned-down, nerdy white bands)

Simon & Garfunkel — "Homeward Bound," "Sounds of Silence"


Day 2: 17 June (afternoon)

Country Joe & The Fish — "Not-So-Sweet Martha Lorraine"

Al Kooper — "(I Heard Her Say) Wake Me Shake Me"

The Paul Butterfield Blues Band — "Driftin' Blues"

Quicksilver Messenger Service — "All I Ever Wanted To Do"

The Electric Flag — "Drinkin' Wine"

Day 2: 17 June (evenig)

The Byrds — "Chimes of Freedom, "He Was a Friend of Mine," "Hey Joe"

Laura Nyro — "Wedding Bell Blues," "Poverty Train"

Jefferson Airplane — "Somebody to Love"


Day 3: 18 June

The Blues Project — "Flute Thing" (a jazz-hued pass-the-roachclip oddity introduced by Tommy Smothers and Paul Simon)

Janis Joplin, Big Brother and the Holding Company — "Combination of the Two"

Buffalo Springfield — "For What It's Worth" (introduced by Monkee Peter Tork, who gushes "they're my favorite group," the band is minus Neil Young, who'd quit the month before, and adds David Crosby on vocals signaling his imminent departure from The Byrds)

The Who — "Substitute," "Summertime Blues," "A Quick One While He's Away"

The Mamas and Papas — "Straight Shooter," "Somebody Groovy," "I Call Your Name," "Monday, Monday," joined by Scott McKenzie for "San Francisco," and finally "Dancing in the Street."