Published on 01-20-2014 09:21 AM
Released by: MVD Visual
Released on: December 3rd, 2013.
Director: Glenn Aveni
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Financed entirely by former Apple bigwig Steve Wozniak, the US Festival (the US stood for "Unite Us In Song" – it wasn’t any sort of nationalist rallying cry) was held over four days during the Memorial Day weekend in 1983. Wozniak’s intent was "to throw a big party in the middle of nowhere" and the end result was that a whole lot of people (over 670,000 by some accounts) travelled out to California for three days of music and partying in one massive collision of pop culture and technology.
Out of those three days came a lot of great live material from a lot of great bands, and a very small