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YOU’RE GONNA MISS ME: A FILM ABOUT ROKY ERICKSON

Wednesday, September 11

(2005, USA, 91m) dir Keven McAlester. Outside Austin, Texas, a 53-year-old man sleeps to the melody of four radios, three televisions, two amps, a radio scanner, and a Casio keyboard, all screeching at the same time. Loudly. He has three teeth and his hair is matted into one huge dreadlock.

This is the story of Roky Erickson: manic frontman for the legendary band The 13th Floor Elevators, creators of psychedelic music and muse to Janis Joplin. You’re Gonna Miss Me is a disturbingly intimate portrait of an imploding family and the struggle between modernized medicine and religion.

Known for his colossal heroin & LSD binges, struggles with schizophrenia, and and unthinkable term at Rusk Hospital for the criminally insane, Roky went missing from the world.

You’re Gonna Miss Me reveals the shocking & triumphant truth behind one of Rock’s great mysteries.

7:00 $12


Showing at The Trylon Cinema

Wednesday Sept. 11, 7:00pm
$12.00
73 available

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Venue

The Trylon Cinema
2820 E 33rd St
Minneapolis, MN 55406 United States
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612-424-5468
Website:
https://www.trylon.org/

Showing at The Trylon Cinema

Wednesday Sept. 11, 7:00pm
$12.00
73 available

Please fill in all required fields