Inspired by the late greats Dimebag Darrell and Janis Joplin, The Hell Raisin’ Hippies open up our minds to a vividly described experience you won’t be able to forget easily with ‘Trance of the Alien Vaccine‘.
Erica and Jerry Joplin aka The Hell Raisin’ Hippies is a Colorado-based, Texas-born indie-electronic act who joyously live the 420 hippie life to the fullest.
”The underlying concepts of our music are intellectual freedom, individualism, and of course – UFOs. We use an amusing and light-hearted approach to convey existential and intellectual messages to people who consider themselves citizens of the world.” ~ The Hell Raisin’ Hippies
As far as music ventures go that has you admiring the sheer volume of authenticity that is wrapped inside a thought-provoking narrative to light up, The Hell Raisin’ Hippies are surely one of the most distinct bands in the world. There is a mysterious beat to unravel that has you looking around curiously – as you wonder if what you actually believe is the truth – or a false story that has been twisted so many times it’s bent a false picture into your eyes.
‘Trance of the Alien Vaccine‘ from free-minded Colorado-based experimental electronic act The Hell Raisin’ Hippies, is a really enlightening track that is filled with sounds from another world and samples from the news, as we are driven into a unique release to truly savour. This is a music duo who choose to think differently to many, and must be commended on delivering a single that that has you pondering the very world that we find ourselves locked inside.
Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen