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Terence McKenna (November 16, 1946 – April 3, 2000) was an American philosopher, ethnobotanist, lecturer, writer and author who spent much of his life speaking and writing about a variety of subjects. He was very passionate about shamanism, psychedelic drugs, plant-based entheogens, metaphysics, language, environmentalism, culture, technology, and the nature of human consciousness as a whole. You can learn a lot from spending some time reading through some of his words or giving a listen to some of the many discussions available online.  As an introduction to the great mind of Terrence here are a handful of some amazing quotes to get you thinking! 1. “The artist’s task is to save the soul of mankind; and anything less is a dithering while Rome burns. If artists cannot find the way, then the way cannot be found.”   2. “I think of going to the grave without having a psychedelic experience like going to the grave without ever having sex. It means that you never figured out what it is all about. The mystery is in the body and the way the body works itself into nature.”   3. “If the words ‘life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness don’t include the right to experiment with your own consciousness, then the Declaration of Independence isn’t worth the hemp it was written on." art by Alex Grey   4. “You are a divine being. You matter, you count. You come from realms of unimaginable power and light, and you will return to those realms.”   5. “Psychedelics are illegal not because a loving government is concerned that you may jump out of a third story window. Psychedelics are illegal because they dissolve opinion structures and culturally laid down models of behavior and information processing. They open you up to the possibility that everything you know is wrong.”   6. “We tend to disempower ourselves. We tend to believe that we don’t matter. And in the act of taking that idea to ourselves we give everything away to somebody else, to something else.”   7. “The shaman is not merely a sick man, or a madman; he is a sick man who has healed himself.”   8. “If you don’t have a plan, you become part of somebody else’s plan.”   9. “Nature is not our...

Probably the Best Cover of Comfortably Numb You Will Ever Hear!

I stumbled across this today and had to share!  Not only is is an amazing cover, but it's on a harp guitar!   Well done sir!  If you have a cover, or want share your thoughts with us on this one, please share in the comments! 

You Have FREE Tickets waiting from Ticketmaster!

Give your miracle finger a rest, because you already have free tickets waiting! Due to a class action lawsuit filed in 2003, Ticketmaster has been forced into giving its past customers discount codes and FREE TICKETS! The Schlesinger v. Ticketmaster class action lawsuit claimed that the fees charged on tickets "are excessive and deceptive." Fortunately for us, Schlesinger won! If you purchased tickets from Ticketmaster between 1999 and 2013, which most of us have, then you should check your TM account! You may be surprised what you find! All you need to do to check what ya have waiting is log in to your account here. After logging in, click on "my account" from the top right menu, and look for "active vouchers" on the left side menu. If you have any discounts or free tickets, they will be there. There is one large problem right now - the list of available concerts leads to an error page...Hopefully this will be fixed soon and you can make your concert plans!There are plenty of free tickets waiting! Some report to having over 20 free ticket vouchers in their cart. So, share this post with your friends and have a party! :D     *We are taking a tally on the average amount of free tickets given. Let us know in a comment how many were in your account!