Kevin Shields to appear on Roky Erikson tribute album

13th Floor Elevators man plays with Shields on the compilation

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Acclaimed UK indie label Sonic Cathedral is set to release a tribute album to former 13th Floor Elevators frontman Roky Erikson.

‘The Psychedelic Sounds Of The Sonic Cathedral’ features contributions from the likes of Dead Meadow, A Place To Bury Strangers and an appearance from Erikson himself.

Erikson will be backed by My Bloody Valentine‘s Kevin Shields and The Black Angels on a live rendition of 13th Floor Elevators‘ classic, ‘Roller Coaster’.


The album will be released on June 7.

The tracklisting for ‘The Psychedelic Sounds Of The Sonic Cathedral’ is:

Roky Erickson & The Black Angels – ‘Roller Coaster’


The Strange Attractors – ‘Reverberation (Doubt)’

All The Saints – ‘Don’t Fall Down’

A Place To Bury Strangers – ‘Tried To Hide’

Dead Meadow – ‘Kingdom Of Heaven’

Darker My Love – ‘She Lives (In A Time Of Her Own)’

Sarabeth Tucek – ‘Splash 1 (Now I’m Home)’

Lower Heaven – ‘Fire Engine’

Hush Arbors – ‘Dr Doom’

Cheval Sombre – ‘You Don’t Love Me Yet’

Le Volume Courbe – ‘I Love The Living You’

Black Acid – ‘Unforced Peace’

I Break Horses – ‘Goodbye Sweet Dreams’

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