When: Sat., Sept. 17, 8 p.m. 2016
The stories range as to who exactly said what, but when Austin’s legendary 13th Floor Elevators coined the term “psychedelic rock” during a rehearsal in 1965, Roky Erickson – the band’s longtime guitarist, lead singer and co-captain – was most certainly involved. Erickson’s life and career took a number of complex turns, including bouts with mental illness and drug abuse from 1968 onward, and for a time, it appeared as if he may never play again. He bounced back with the help of family and has been back at it for almost a decade. With Los #3 Dinners and Sunjammer.