Roky Erickson at Webster Hall in 2010 (more by Kurt Christiansen)
Psych rock legend Roky Erickson is on the move, playing a few dates around the country, mostly in association with festivals. In addition to playing the Orion Music & More Festival in NJ on on June 23, the former 13th Floor Elevator frontman will also play a much more intimate show at Maxwell's the night before (June 22). Tickets for the Maxwell's show are on sale AND the Orion festival are on sale. All Roky Erickson tour dates are listed below.
In other news, Roky's performance at last year's Austin Psych Fest 4 has been immortalized on video in the form of a new DVD which is out now. In addition to Roky the concert film also has footage of Spectrum, A Place to Bury Strangers, The Fresh & Onlys and more. This year's Austin Psych Fest recently wrapped up, and you can check out pictures of day 1 HERE and day 2 HERE.
Check out the trailer for the Austin Psych Fest 4 DVD and the list of Roky Erickson tour dates below.
Austin Psych Fest 4 DVD Trailer
ROKY ERICKSON - 2012 TOUR DATES
May 19 2012 Nelsonville Music Festival, Nelsonville, OH, US
May 20 2012 The Empty Bottle, Chicago, IL, US
Jun 22 2012 Maxwell's, Hoboken, NJ, US
Jun 23 2012 Bader Field, Atlantic City, NJ, US
Jul 13 2012 The Kessler, Dallas, TX, US