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At it's apex in the late 1960s, psychedelic rock has long remained one of rock's most popular genres. Popularized by the Summer of Love, the best psychedelic rock bands were able to fuse elements of other sounds - in particular those of the non-Western variety - to replicate the trippy, groovy feeling that was popular during that era. Psychedelic rock became a more underground rock movement since the late 1960s, but that doesn't mean it's not any less relevant.

Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit

Jefferson Airplane "White Rabbit" Live on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour.

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Jefferson Airplane were pioneers of psychedelic rock in the '60s. They were honored with the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2016.

The Doors - The End

Doors song The End full and uncensored.

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The Doors were an influential psychedelic/acid rock band. They were the first American band to achieve 8 consecutive gold and platinum LPs.

12 Underrated Psychedelic Bands You Need to Hear | Flavorwire

This week, stoner rock stalwarts The Warlocks released Skull Worship, their first album in three years. Unfortunately, I haven’t heard many people talking about the band, onetime signatures of legendary indie label Bomp! and creators of some of the best psych of the last decade. In fact, there’s a whole host of psychedelic bands that are all too frequently ignored; here are some of the genre’s most inexplicably overlooked acts from the past 50 years.

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