Unformatted text preview: There is no question that bands such as the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane enjoyed chemical recreation from time to time, and these bands featured prominently in Ken Kessey’s “Acid Tests” where many people were introduced to drugs such as LSD for the first time. I personally like the folk and psychedelic music of the 60s. I like the message that a lot of folk music puts out to live simply and care for others, as well as the sound of the Bay Area bands. Like many other people, I wish I could have been around for Woodstock, which was a one of a kind event that showed that people could coexist peacefully in an atmosphere centered on community, freedom, and a love of music....
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- Summer '09
- San Francisco, Bay Area, The Band, Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Woodstock Festival