Let us pay tribute to the legends who were openly using marijuana and rebelling against false propaganda with beautiful music. Here are 5 Great Stoner Bands
1. Bob Marley and the Wailers
This man and his band were more than music. They were human activists who had the ability to touch your soul through beautiful melodies and meaningful messages.
Get Up Stand Up! We know it isn’t easy but you have to do it.
2. Grateful Dead
Jerry Garcia was so dope they named a Ben and Jerrys ice cream after him. Jer Bear was a beast and his band was definitely by the people for the people.
Deadheads know why this band is awesome.
3. Willie Nelson
One of the few remaining legends from an era that inspired more stoners than you could possibly imagine.
We are still waiting for the Cannabis Cup movie man.
4. The Jimi Hendrix Experience
His 2 year mainstream reign changed the face of rock forever. A man who was ahead of his time in so many ways. His music and legacy will live on forever.
Purple Haze came out decades ago. Think about that.
5. Led Zeppelin
One of the greatest bands to come out of the U.K. and the world in general. From the vocals to the riffs and the drums there wasn’t much this band couldn’t do.
Listen to Dazed and Confused and you will understand what Robert Plant and Jimmy Paige felt when they were blazing.
We know there are a ton more and that these guys helped inspire many more but here lies some of the rock stoner core. What are some of your favorite classic or current stoner bands?