Michael Lang

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Birthday
11, 1944
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
11, 1944 (age 74)
Birthplace
New York

About

Known best as a creator and producer of the Woodstock Music and Art Festival, Lang also founded a music label called Just Sunshine Records and produced numerous music events and film projects through his Michael Lang Organization.

Before Fame

After briefly studying at New York University, he established a tobacco store in Coconut Grove, Florida, and subsequently produced the Miami Pop Festival of 1968.

Trivia

He helped produce director Wes Anderson's 1990s movie Bottle Rocket.

Family Life

He was raised in a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York. His marriage resulted in five children, including twin daughters named LariAnn and Shala.

Associated With

He produced a Delta blues album by the guitarist and singer known as "Mississippi Fred McDowell."