Richie Furay 370.
(photo credit: Courtesy/PR)
Country rock legend Richie Furay will be the featured performer at the fourth
annual Woodstock Revival festival, taking place in Jerusalem at Kraft Stadium on
Furay, along with Neil Young and Stephen Stills, cofounded the
1960s supergroup Buffalo Springfield. His sweet tenor provided the lead vocals
for some of the band’s most lasting songs, including “Child’s Claim to Fame” and
Following the Springfield’s breakup, Young and Stills found
greater fame with Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, but Furay also thrived,
forming the upbeat country rock band Poco, a prime influence on the
Furay eventually turned to religion and became a minister, but
has continued to perform throughout the decades, including taking part in a
well-received reunion of the Springfield with Stills and Young last
Also appearing at the Woodstock reunion this year are return
performers Geva Alon, Libby and the Flash and Crystal Ship, among others. The
show is presented by AFI (American Football in Israel) and 2b Vibes.