The World's First-Ever Acid Trip Actually Kinda Sucked
A deep dive into Albert Hofmann's personal archives sheds startling new light on a signature moment at the dawn of the psychedelic era.
'Ego Death' Is the Trip Competitive Psychedelic Users Are Chasing
More and more psychonauts are looking for the ultimate high, but some are ruining their minds in the process.
James Supercave's "Come Alone" Video Is a Solo Trip Into Psych-Pop Bliss
The LA oddities have returned to spread their strange, psychedelic gospel.
Imagine If Michael Scott Took Some Acid
Watch the premiere of JJUUJJUU's new video for "Zionic Mud," and don't miss the LA psych rockers and Desert Daze founders on tour with Primus and Lumerians this fall and winter.
If You Haven’t Been Listening to Unknown Mortal Orchestra This Summer, You’ve Been Fuckin’ Up
'Sex & Food' is one of the year's best psychedelic records, so we talked to Ruban Nielson about what's coming next.
People Told Us the Wildest Things They've Seen While Tripping
"I was floating in the sea… a sea made out of dogs, dogs eating dolphins, dolphins eating dogs eating dolphins eating dogs."
Why Men Who Take Psychedelics Are Less Likely to Be Violent Partners
Researchers found men who tripped were half as likely to hurt a significant other, and "emotional regulation" may play a role.
6 Steps for Helping a Friend Through a Bad Psychedelic Trip
Start by not calling it a "bad trip."
The Psychedelic Connection Between Kacey Musgraves and Frank Ocean
On 'Golden Hour' and 'Blonde,' their masterpieces, the two artists find new colours and new worlds, a step to the side of our reality.
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Kacey Musgraves's 'Golden Hour' Is an Acid-Soaked Country-Pop Masterpiece
The country singer-songwriter's third album, streaming right now, is all full of wonder and love and LSD-induced bliss.
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How Different Generations Lost Their Party Drug Virginity
I spoke to Boomers, original ravers, Generation Landfill and modern sesh gremlins to see how first forays into substance use have changed over the decades.