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  1. Haunting pop for Halloween peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... and "The Monster Mash" on your Halloween Eve playlist . Few artists are as Halloween-ready as cult favorite Roky Erickson , the frontman of mythic Texas psychedelic rock act The 13th Floor Elevators, who put out their own brand of electric jug-led ...

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  2. Roky Erickson plays El Club Read MoreRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | Metro Times

    Austin, Texas. 1966. Eighteen-year-old Roky Erickson drops out of high school to form the Spades, and writes what, to our mind, is one of the best rock 'n' roll songs of all time: "You're Gonna Miss Me."

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  3. Happy 2016 Birthday to A True Legend, Tommy Hall of the Thirteenth Floor ElevatorsRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | Aquarius Papers

    ... But I found a bit, so enjoy one of the most unique sounds in the history of modern music! For your enjoyment, Roky Erickson, Tommy Hall, and the Thirteenth Floor Elevators! Here's where the legend began! Rare footage of Roky and the Elevators in ...

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  4. Fanatics! Go See Kid Congo and the Pink Monkey Birds If They're Playing Your TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... I Walk For Miles / Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not 02. Lost Sounds - You Must Be A Witch / Memphis Is Dead 03. Roky Erickson - The Wind And More / Casting the Runes 04. Generation X - Night Of The Cadillacs / Radio 1 Sessions 05. The Damned - Sick Of ...

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  5. Fanatics! This Week's Show Features Bullfrogs and the Occasional ToadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | LA Weekly

    ... The Stairs / Kiss Of The Damned 13. Screamin' Jay Hawkins - Alligator Wine / Cow Fingers And Mosquito Pie 14. Roky Erickson - Cold Night For Alligators / Gremlins Have Pictures 15. The Four of Us - The Alligator / Teenage Shutdown Vol. 01 16. Miles ...

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  6. Roky Erickson, Texas Pioneer of Psychedelic Rock, Heads to DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Dallas Observer

    Roky Erickson means many different things to many different people. To most, he's a torchbearer of psychedelic rock and beloved Texas institution.

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  7. Piece of My HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Texas Highways

    ... in March 1966 in Austin, when she shared a bill with the 13th Floor Elevators and their shrieking frontman Roky Erickson. Janis Joplin was born and raised in Port Arthur and attended the University of Texas at Austin, where she sang folk music ...

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  8. Saturday Night Attitude Dancing at the 2016 Birthday of Two...Read the original story

    Jul 16, 2016 | Aquarius Papers

    ... smoking version of "Heat Wave" We now move into a birthday tribute to my old friend from Austin, the legendary Roky Erickson (July 15, 1947). He was the screaming lead vocalist for the Thirteenth Floor Elevators, the first band to feature the word ...

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