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Come and Take It

Come and Take It is a talk show about Texas, by Texans. Three friends born and raised in Texas share their views on the state’s history, culture, and just what it means to be Texan.

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Mike Zolkoski
Scott Elfstrom
Sean McIver

#315: Texas' Woodstock: The Texas International Pop Festival

34 minutes

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In the summer of 1969, tens of thousands of young Americans travelled across the country to experience an outdoor music festival like no other…in Texas! This week we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Texas International Pop Festival, Texas’ Woodstock.

Before we begin… What’s the best outdoor music festival you’ve been to in Texas?

  • Historical footage of the TExas International Pop Festival from WFAA:
  • More documentary footage:

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