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You're Gonna Miss Me: A Film About Roky Erickson
Detailed here is the long, tangled saga of Erickson, the visionary lead singer of the 13th Floor Elevators, whose trip to fame detoured though mental institutions.
"...a Mr. Potato Head, unshaven – this is the Roky Erickson we see early in the film. Thirty years..."

Oct. 20, 2006 Movie Review by Audra Schroeder

Playback: Roky Erickson at 70
Austin's native psych and horror rock pioneer Roky Erickson reaches 70 and throws himself a birthday concert to mark the milestone
"...Everyone in Austin is invited to Roky Erickson's birthday party, a shindig titled "God, Devil, Alien,"..."

July 14, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

7 Roky Erickson Moments at the Austin Music Awards
"...One of my fondest memories of that show was Roky Erickson playing with the True Believers. The set was..."

March 3, 2017 Features Feature

Record Store Day Unearths a Roky Erickson Rarity
Reanimating one of the great Austin tributes
" surprises. Where the Pyramid Meets the Eye, the Roky Erickson tribute album I produced in 1990, is being..."

April 21, 2017 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

Roky Erickson: Bleib Alien
They watch the Sci Fi channel up on the 13th floor.
"...Roky Erickson: Bleib Alien..."

July 25, 2008 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Roky Erickson
Sun., 7:30pm, Reverberation stage
"...Roky Erickson pauses momentarily at the entrance to Patagonia at..."

April 26, 2013 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

Let Us All Celebrate Roky Erickson
"...that during the time I lived there, a certain Roky Erickson, of 13th Floor Elevators fame, lived right in..."

Jan. 11, 2006 Postmarks

Austin Psych Fest Live (Sunday): Roky Erickson/The Black Angels/The Moving Sidewalks
Lone Star lysergia’s frontier days past and present
"...Roky Erickson, whose pioneering work as frontman of the 13th..."

April 29, 2013 Music Post by Scott Schinder

Margaret Moser Tribute: Roky Erickson
On Margaret’s personal and passionate way of writing about music

June 30, 2017 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

After Two Roky Covers and Two Major Features, Roky Deserves Better Press
"...Dear Editor, Re: Roky Erickson article [“Starry Eyes,” Music, Dec. 30]: I am..."

Jan. 10, 2006 Postmarks

Roky Road
The 2005-06 Austin Music Awards
" belted out by this year's Music Awards headliner, Roky Erickson. "I'm on the Right Track Now," another highlight..."

March 24, 2006 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Roky Gets the Praise and Respect He's Due
"...but I couldn't resist after reading this article about Roky Erickson [“Starry Eyes,” Music, Dec. 30]. It makes me..."

Feb. 22, 2006 Postmarks

The Rapture of Roky
"...was floored (pun intended) when I saw the magnificent Roky [Erickson] on the cover of the Chronicle [Dec. 30]!..."

Jan. 3, 2006 Postmarks

Impressed by Roky Documentary
"...I was truly impressed with Keven McAlester's film about Roky Erickson from the 13th Floor Elevators (You're Gonna Miss..."

March 24, 2005 Postmarks

Ludicrous Response to Roky Article
"...[“Postmarks Online,” Jan. 5] to Margaret Moser's article about Roky Erickson [“Starry Eyes,” Music, Dec. 30] ... it made..."

Jan. 11, 2006 Postmarks

Missing out on Roky
"...but where were you? And, as the birthday boy [Roky Erickson] took the stage, there was a universal meltdown,..."

Aug. 23, 2005 Postmarks

Roky Fan
"...Dear Editor, That shot of Roky Erickson on your cover is fantastic [March 18]. It's..."

March 21, 2005 Postmarks

Not Roky, Not Sumner, It Should Have Been About Me, Me, Me
"...with bemusement your article, by Margaret Moser, on Sumner Erickson [“Starry Eyes,” Music, Dec. 30]. The first inaccuracy in..."

Jan. 5, 2006 Postmarks

Roky Fan for Life
"...Dear Editor, I met Sumner Erickson at the Sarasota Film Festival, and I saw the..."

April 26, 2006 Postmarks

Starry Eyes
Roky Erickson's monumental comeback
"...Roky I..."

Dec. 30, 2005 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Please, Judge
Roky Erickson's first studio album in over a decade proves Will Sheff and Okkervil River's genius once again
"...After jumping the fence at Austin State Hospital, Roky Erickson was transferred to the maximum security Rusk State..."

April 16, 2010 Music Feature by Austin Powell

If You Have Ghosts
Erickson acolytes sound off on ‘True Love Cast Out All Evil’
"...are countless unsung heroes in the resurrection saga of Roky Erickson. The Chronicle polled a few of them about..."

April 16, 2010 Music Post by Austin Powell

Red Temple Prayer (Two Headed Dog)
A Valentine's Day mix for KOOP
"...with Austin and Texas. Yesterday's plea-mail for funding a Roky Erickson doc fit right in...."

Feb. 14, 2012 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Levitation Q&A: Wayne Coyne
Flaming Lips leaders remains deep-down freaky
"...up as he goes along. We touched base on Roky Erickson, whose 13th Floor Elevators celebrate a 50th anniversary..."

May 8, 2015 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Tour of Psychedelic Austin, Part 1
Roky Erickson and Okkervil River hit the historic streets
"...Will Sheff uses two microphones when Okkervil River backs Roky Erickson in concert: one for his serene harmony on..."

April 29, 2010 Music Post by Austin Powell

High Baptismal Flow
In search of rock & roll's psychedelic pioneers, Austin's 13th Floor Elevators
"...creative source of the band, Hall and Elevators vocalist Roky Erickson rank in the highest order of songwriting teams..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Our readers talk back.
"...with bemusement your article, by Margaret Moser, on Sumner Erickson ["Starry Eyes," Music, Dec. 30]...."

Jan. 13, 2006 Column

I Am the Resurrection
Ignore Jim Morrison - do not cancel your subscription to the resurrection, because Roky Erickson is Lazarus unbound.
"...When Roky Erickson stepped onstage in Zilker Park last September at..."

March 10, 2006 Music Feature by Raoul Hernandez

Steady As He Goes
From cosmic cowboys and Americana to punk rock and legacy acts, Freddie Steady Krc keeps the beat
"...with one of the true godfathers of the movement, Roky Erickson...."

Nov. 30, 2012 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

The Trees
Online music trading that "leaves" the RIAA and music industry in the underbrush.
"...I can't imagine that the [13th Floor] Elevators or Roky Erickson gain in any way from most of the..."

Oct. 3, 2003 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

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