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Roky Erickson

Ian Fortnam, Uncut, January 1999

While it's an established fact that an extended tour of duty within the darkest recesses of the psychedelic jungle will extinguish myriad illuminations within the cranial pleasure dome of the average Lysergic explorer, only a handful of intrepid acid casualties can boast as much mental dilapidation as Roky Erickson.

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