Pics, sound, & art from the 1960's Texas music scene of psych/garage.

Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton in 1967.

Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton in 1967.

ZZ Top, May 1970.

ZZ Top, May 1970.

The Sixpentz perform at the Living Eye Teen Club, 1493 Silber Rd, Houston, TX.  This was in 1966.  The Living Eye was a small club, but the Elevators and all the other big bands played it, too.  Kind of the hub of Spring Branch.

The Sixpentz perform at the Living Eye Teen Club, 1493 Silber Rd, Houston, TX.  This was in 1966.  The Living Eye was a small club, but the Elevators and all the other big bands played it, too.  Kind of the hub of Spring Branch.

A go-go dancer in a window at the Act III A-Go-G0 on South Main in Houston, October 1, 1966.  This was not a strip club; anybody could see her through the window as they walked by.  

A go-go dancer in a window at the Act III A-Go-G0 on South Main in Houston, October 1, 1966.  This was not a strip club; anybody could see her through the window as they walked by.  

13th Floor Elevators, Easter Everywhere lineup, goofing off between shots with Leland Rogers of International Artists in the back middle.

13th Floor Elevators, Easter Everywhere lineup, goofing off between shots with Leland Rogers of International Artists in the back middle.

Roky Erickson and his mom, Evelyn, in 1966.  

Roky Erickson and his mom, Evelyn, in 1966.  

Billy Gibbons and Moving Sidewalks open for the Doors, Sam Houston Coliseum, 7/10/68.

Billy Gibbons and Moving Sidewalks open for the Doors, Sam Houston Coliseum, 7/10/68.

Billy Gibbons, Moving Sidewalks period, playing his Gibson Flying V at the Catacombs, Houston, 1968 or 69.

Billy Gibbons, Moving Sidewalks period, playing his Gibson Flying V at the Catacombs, Houston, 1968 or 69.

13th Floor Elevators in Austin at the Teodor Jackson Benefit at the Methodist Student Center, 1966.

13th Floor Elevators in Austin at the Teodor Jackson Benefit at the Methodist Student Center, 1966.