Click Track: Roky Erickson


Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 11/08/2010

In concert: Roky Erickson at Black Cat

Roky Erickson didn't get too psychedelic on Friday night. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson) If you went to the Black Cat on Friday knowing nothing of Roky Erickson's troubled past of mental illness, you probably could have figured it out...

By David Malitz  |  11:05 AM ET, 11/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Roky Erickson

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 04/20/2010

Album review: Roky Erickson with Okkervil River, "True Love Cast Out All Evil"

By Allison Stewart Three decades ago, around the time Roky Erickson was incarcerated in the Rusk State Hospital for the Criminally Insane in East Texas, he wrote a bunch of songs: love songs, laments, judge-please-don't-lock-me-up songs. Several of these...

By David Malitz  |  09:45 AM ET, 04/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  Okkervil River, Roky Erickson