Glenn McKay
b. 1936

Glenn McKay, a painter, began performing light shows after attending one of Ken Kesey’s Acid Tests at the Fillmore Auditorium in January of 1966, where Martin had provided the visuals. The Acid Tests featured bathtubs full of LSD, a light show by Tony Martin, and performances by the Grateful Dead. McKay did hundreds of shows with the Jefferson Airplane and the Dead, mostly at the Winterland Ballroom. In 1968, his group staged “An Evening with Glenn McKay’s Headlights” at the …

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Altered States Part I (Free Love) (1999)