Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton: A Consideration of 1967 Trios
A rumination on the limitations, benefits and outcomes of three-instrument bands
The Grateful Dead Did Get It: Reporters and Cops
A drug raid at the band's Haight-Ashbury headquarters nets arrests and laughs
Album Reviews: Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton
The rock innovators' 1967 LPs showcase their respective dynamic trios
The Year of 1967 Read More +Less -
The Hippie movement officially kicked off just two weeks into 1967 with the Human Be-In at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. A flood of young people headed west to experience the "Summer of Love." The cover of our very first issue – a still image from John Lennon's movie How I Won the War – instantly establishes the mix of politics, culture and music that has come to define the magazine.