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Until their plane crashed in the Andes mtns all members of the band were pronounced dead.40 years later the lead singer was noticed on tv modeling women's clothes. After being dogged by a local reporter he finally relented and gave the following statement, "yes the plane crashed , but all members of the band parachuted out and into a very large field of Marijuana , so they decided to stay and smoke the whole field". As for the rest of members , when he last saw them they were rolling a 8ft long and would not follow him back to civilization. Written by tflndn

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A True Rock Story

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Rated PG-13 for drug and alcohol abuse | See all certifications »
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This film erroneously claims several times that Sweetwater opened the 1969 Woodstock Festival. In truth, Sweetwater was the second act on the bill, after actual opener Richie Havens, but they were the first band to play. See more »

Quotes

Alex: [In Alex's garage all these years later] You looking for a band?
Nancy Nevins: You looking for a singer?
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great for every one !
21 August 1999 | by (sulphursprings , texas) – See all my reviews

i especially loved the historical content as well as the actors and actresses amy joe johnson is a real tribute to her art shes a one of a kind among actors and actresses alike in general i,d have to say great going guys it,s a real rarity among movies these days a tribute to our musical heritage etc.


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