Quicksilver Messenger Service's "Happy Trails," the band's second album

R.I.P. Gary Duncan, 1946(?)-2019


You likely haven’t heard of Gary Duncan. Or the band in which he played guitar, Quicksilver Messenger Service. But QMS was the prototype psychedlic band, a mainstage act at the legendary 1967 Monterey Pop Festival and Gary Duncan was a very good guitarist in that band. In early 1969, WC’s roommate, Steve, dragged WC to…