Turn Off Your Mind: The Mystic Sixties and the Dark Side of the Age of Aquarius

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Disinformation, Jun 1, 2003 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 430 pages
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How did a decade of love and peace end in Altamont and the Manson Family bloodbath? Gary Lachman explores the sinister dalliance of rock's high rollers and a new wave of occultists, tying together John Lennon, Timothy Leary, Mick Jagger, Brian Wilson, Charles Manson, Anton LaVey, Jim Morrison, L. Ron Hubbard and many more American cultural icons.

We will use advance copies to solicit reviews in national newspapers and magazines, as well as embarking on a radio interview campaign. The author is a well-known journalist and literary critic and interviews extremely well.

Gary Lachman was a founder member of Blondie and wrote the group's early hits. Born in New Jersey and a long-time resident of both New York and Los Angeles, he now lives in London.

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Meandering prose and a number of factual errors (several within the first few pages alone), but a selectively entertaining read. Read full review

Review: Turn Off Your Mind: The Mystic Sixties & the Dark Side of the Age of Aquarius

User Review  - Goodreads

Meandering prose and a number of factual errors (several within the first few pages alone), but a selectively entertaining read. Read full review

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Gary Lachman, as Gary Valentine, was a founder member of Blondie and wrote the group's early hits. Born in New Jersey and a long-time resident of both New York and Los Angeles, he currently lives in London

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