This is a poster for a new documentary featuring Bob Weir and others airing on the History Channel - Saturday, April 19th, 2008 at 10:00pm: It's called Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey and tells the story of Harvard Professor Richard Evans Schultes and his discovery of sacred hallucinogenic plants of the native peoples of the Americas....and how his discoveries helped kick of the psychedelic era. Presented by National Geographic Explorer in Residence Wade Davis and featuring Bob Weir, Dr. Andrew Weil, Dr. Albert Hofmann (100 yr old inventor of LSD) and many more....featuring tracks by the Grateful Dead.
Clips on You Tube and www.gryphonproductions.com
You may want to tune into our show- Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey and catch Bob Weir and others, plus music by the Dead on April 19, 2008 on the History Channel. Check Local Listings.
That's a must see. A very interesting history on LSD and hallucinogenic plants, this documentary is a relevant source of information for people who want to know more about certain drugs today. As a drug rehab center counselor it's almost like a duty to me to see the doc.