What is psychedelic?

  • (adj): Having the vivid colors and bizarre patterns associated with psychedelic states.
    Example: "A psychedelic painting"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on psychedelic:

List Of Psych Folk Artists
... Psychedelic folk or psych folk is a loosely defined form of psychedelic music that originated in the 1960s through the fusion of folk music and psychedelic rock ... of folk, but added musical influences common to psychedelic rock and the psychedelic experience ...
A Monstrous Psychedelic Bubble Exploding In Your Mind: Volume 1
... A Monstrous Psychedelic Bubble Exploding In Your Mind Volume 1 is a 2008 compilation album with selections by Amorphous Androgynous It was released on CD in November ... Cosmic Space Music is the first in the series, and focuses on the band's psychedelic side, featuring everything from 60s pop to film scores and modern ...
List Of Blues Rock Performers - 1960s
... Animals Rhythm and blues, blues rock, rock and roll, psychedelic rock Bob Dylan Blues rock, folk rock, roots rock, country rock, singer-songwriter Jeff Beck Group Blues rock ...
Phantasmagoria In Two
... The song - which is dominated by hauntingly psychedelic intertwining guitar and piano sequences - is lyrically much like the majority of the other Buckley solo compositions of ... musically, it is perhaps the most deeply psychedelic of Buckley's published recordings ... in June 1967, it was the height of the psychedelic era and yet despite being very much of its time, the single failed to reach anything like a significant chart position ...
A Psychedelic Psauna
... A Psychedelic Psauna (In Four Parts) is the name of a compilation album released by record label Delerium in 1991 ... label and to promote the first artists who were signed, mainly psychedelic bands ...

More definitions of "psychedelic":

  • (adj): Producing distorted sensory perceptions and feelings or altered states of awareness or sometimes states resembling psychosis.
    Example: "Psychedelic drugs like psilocybin and mescaline"
  • (adj): Of a mental state characterized by intense and distorted perceptions and hallucinations and feelings of euphoria or sometimes despair.
    Example: "A psychedelic experience"

Famous quotes containing the word psychedelic:

    Nobody stopped thinking about those psychedelic experiences. Once you’ve been to some of those places, you think, “How can I get back there again but make it a little easier on myself?”
    Jerry Garcia (1942–1995)