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The 1970 Isle of Wight Festival. 26th - 30th August 1970. 


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This new batch of photos courtesy Roy Bowen !
    On the Saturday we managed to get a little closer to the stage, and the photograph of the balloon was taken directly after the fantastic performance of Tiny Tim, who really woke the audience up.

    The picture above shows the stage and I believe Sly and the Family Stone are playing. I remember they took ages to set up and the crowd were getting quite restless waiting for them to play.

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