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13th Floor Elevators

13th Floor Elevators

13th Floor Elevators

13th Floor Elevators has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 27 episodes and was first played on 12 July 2013.

Hailing from Austin, Texas, the members of 13th Floor Elevators were one of the first artists to describe their music as psychedelic. Their lyrics and sleeve notes openly and religiously endorsed the use of drugs (particularly LSD) to alter human consciousness for the better.

The band rattled to the middle of the Hot 100 in 1966 with You're Gonna Miss Me, anchored by Roky Erickson's unforgettable yelping vocals, Stacy Sutherland's guitar, and Tommy Hall's electric jug runs. According to myth, Tommy's jug…

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Slip Inside This House
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You're Gonna Miss Me
The Thirteenth Floor Elevators
Contact Records1966
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May The Circle Remain Unbroken
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Everybody Needs Somebody To Love
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Roller Coaster
The 13th Floor Elevators
International Artists1966
Roller Coaster
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Rollercoaster
13th Floor Elevators
Eva Records1994
Rollercoaster
13th Floor ElevatorsEva Records1994
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Splash 1
Thirteenth Floor Elevators
International Artists1968
Splash 1
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Street Song
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Street Song
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May The Circle Remain Unbroken
The 13th Floor Elevators (Walt Andrus mix)
International Artists, Charly Records2011
May The Circle Remain Unbroken
The 13th Floor Elevators (Walt Andrus mix)International Artists, Charly Records2011
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Street Song
13th Floor Elevators
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Street Song
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