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75th Anniversary of “Bicycle Day!” Mountain Girl gives Hoffman Acid Test diploma

Today is the 75th anniversary of the first “Bicycle Day”

On April 19, 1943 at 4:20 p.m. — 75 years ago today — the Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann deliberately ingests 250 micrograms of LSD in the presence of his lab assistants at the New Products Laboratory division of Sandoz Pharmaceuticals in Basel, Switzerland.

Three days earlier, on April 16, Hofmann had accidentally absorbed a minute quantity of LSD through his fingertips and, in his words, experienced “a remarkable restlessness … a not unpleasant intoxicated-like condition characterized by an extremely stimulated imagination.”

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Live Stream Schedule: Thursday Apr. 19, 2018

Thursday Apr. 19, Live Streams feature bands and artists that include Tedeschi Trucks Band, Armin van Buuren, The String Cheese Incident, Electric Beethoven, Joan Osborne, The Disco Biscuits, Happy Dog, lespecial w/ Cycles, Ghost Light and Cabin Fever.

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Hear Jack Johnson Recount Getting High With Willie Nelson in New Song

On the short acoustic tune, Johnson recounts in a humorous manner himself and his band smoking pot with Nelson and then proceeding to lose all his cash to the country legend in a poker game. “I was $50 up and then my mind went funny,” he muses. “It really didn’t help that I didn’t know the rules of the game/ It probably didn’t help that I couldn’t remember my name/ After Willie got my stoned.”

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Jamcruise announces Ports, Chef’s & A 6 Day Adventure This Year

FINALLY! Jamcruise 17 partial details have arrived! This year the cruise will be held on January 15-21, 2019 on the Norwegian Jade, which is the same boat as last year. Your eyes did not deceive you, you read this right, Jamcruise will be embarking on a SIX NIGHT ADVENTURE this year, which means an extra port stop, more music and TONS OF FUN!

This year the cruise will leave from Miami (FL), and cruise to Belize City (BZ) (a port which was passed over on Jamcruise 15 because of weather), Cozumel (MX), and Progreso (MX) all aboard the Norwegian Jade.

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An Evening with Leftover Salmon – Intimate 100 Person Album Release Party

Join Leftover Salmon for their Intimate Album Release Party for their new album “Something Higher” on Monday, May 7th at The Bowery Electric.

For any band to thrive on the road for nearly thirty years, there needs to be a constant source of renewal, a fresh spring of creativity at the center of the music that brings each member back for more. For Leftover Salmon, one of the great purveyors of Americana, this source came first from the American roots music traditions they came up with: bluegrass picking, Cajun two-stepping, the country blues.

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