Roky Erickson
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Roky Erickson: Youre Gonna Miss Me: A Film About Roky Erickson [DVD]
8 Aug 2007 // 5:00 PM

You're Gonna Miss Me is a documentary that unfolds like a mystery story, each anecdote and interview revealing another layer that helps explain who Roky Erickson was, who he became, and who he is now.

Roky Erickson: I Have Always Been Here Before: The Roky Erickson Anthology
9 May 2005 // 5:00 PM

Erickson's status as a cult legend is based in large part on his sci-fi rockers, but to dismiss this portion of his music as lunatic kitsch would be a grave error.


Musical Genius & Its Discontents (i): American Style
20 Jul 2009 // 9:10 PM

F. Scott Fitzgerald was wrong. Artists as various as Roky Erickson, Brian Wilson and Shuggie Otis prove there are second acts in American popular music.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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