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Saturday, June 18, 2011

Backstage at Bonnaroo 2011 with Buffalo Springfield

Buffalo Springfield @ Bonnaroo 2011
Photo by DanMud

It's always fun to get backstage -- especially when Buffalo Springfield is onstage at a mega event concert like Bonnaroo 2011.

And we never get to see Rick "The Bass Player" Rosas or Joe "The Drummer" Vitale, either it seems. So these (photo) notes are for you!

Richie Furay and Rick Rosas
Photo from Rick Rosas Facebook Wall Photos (62)

Rick Rosas, Ivan Neville, Joe Vitale
Photo by John Nunu Zomot | Facebook - Bonnaroo 2011 (60)

Stephen Stills and Daniel Lanois Interview Backstage at Bonnaroo 2011

Stephen Stills and Richie Furay Backstage with Buffalo Springfield at Bonnaroo

From Buffalo Springfield: Stills and Furay on the band's future | Rolling Stone New and Hot Videos by Eric Helton, Matthew Murphy:
"'It's really neat to reconnect with these guys,' Furay says. 'When we were young we didn't know what we were doing. I don't remember the bickering and the fighting...I think people want to add something that wasn't there because lots of times it's more fun if there's a little dirt.' Furay says that the band has '30-plus' dates for the fall - a number the freaks Stills out. 'They better have a break in there, he says. 'If we had this much trouble with six, I can't imagine 30.'

Richie Furay talks Bonnaroo, reunion and fall tour

Buffalo Springfield Drummer Joe Vitale's Kit
Photo from Joe Vitale's Photos - Facebook Profile Pictures (60)

More on Buffalo Springfield at Bonnaroo Festival 2011.

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At 6/19/2011 12:43:00 AM, Blogger Johnny 1P5 said...

Come down to Australia guys, do as Crosby, Stills and Nash did in December 2007 and play the Wineries like at Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley (same place Leonard Cohen played as well), be awesome to see Buffalo Springfield in that setting.

At 7/07/2011 12:31:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yeah, i agree with Johnny 1P5. Please come to Australia, i am sure there would be plenty of fans hoping to see Buffalo Springfield live. I myself would love to see Buffalo Springfield in concert. PLEASE, PLEASE COME DOWN UNDER !!!


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