Pics, sound, & art from the 1960's Texas music scene of psych/garage.
Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton in 1967.
tags: jimi hendrix eric clapton
tags: roky erickson
ZZ Top, May 1970.
tags: zz top billy gibbons
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.
tags: sixpentz living eye living eye teen club
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.
tags: go go dancer
13th Floor Elevators, Easter Everywhere lineup, goofing off between shots with Leland Rogers of International Artists in the back middle.
tags: 13th floor elevators easter everywhere leland rogers International Artists
Roky Erickson and his mom, Evelyn, in 1966.
tags: roky erickson evelyn erickson 13th floor elevators
Billy Gibbons and Moving Sidewalks open for the Doors, Sam Houston Coliseum, 7/10/68.
tags: billy gibbons moving sidewalks the doors Sam Houston Coliseum
Billy Gibbons, Moving Sidewalks period, playing his Gibson Flying V at the Catacombs, Houston, 1968 or 69.
tags: billy gibbons moving sidewalks
13th Floor Elevators in Austin at the Teodor Jackson Benefit at the Methodist Student Center, 1966.
tags: 13th floor elevators roky erickson
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