Great Photos from Toronto Pop Festival, June 1969

The Toronto Pop Festival was held on June 21st and 22nd in 1969 at the Varsity Stadium, just a few months before the Woodstock Festival. Over the weekend bands such as Blood Sweat and Tears, Sly and The Family Stone, Dr John, Steppenwolf and The Velvet Underground took to the stage.

Take a look at the photos from Saturday afternoon, including shots of Chuck Berry, Ronnie Hawkins in a purple suit, Edwin Starr with his white-suited backing band, Blues man Slim Harpo, Procol Harum and rockers Motherlode.

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