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About Us

We are Erica and Jerry Joplin, expatriate Texans living in Colorado. Inspired by Dimebag Darrell & Janis Joplin, we started The Hell Raisin’ Hippies in 2015 to produce and perform unique music with psychedelic videos.

Genres: Electronic, Psychedelic, Experimental


Social Media Impact

SocialFollowersViewsListens
Facebook84,800615,000
Twitter16,65082,000
YouTube1,728650,000
Instagram2,6158,400
Spotify1,83355,000
Sound
Cloud
4491,300,000
Total108,0751,355,4001,355,000

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Biographical Information

Erica Joplin

RoleManager, Vocals
HometownDallas, Texas, USA
Experience5 years focus on music,
Time as a professional dominatrix
InfluencesStevie Ray Vaughn, Dolly Parton, Mr Rogers, Mae West
First Musical
Composition
“Hippie Freek Fag” – an expression of societal and sexual angst
Musical
Goals
Erica’s enjoys finding fans because we frequently become their fans!

Jerry Joplin

RoleProducer, Musician, Vocals
HometownFort Stockton, Texas, USA
Experience5 years focus on music,
BS Computer Science
InfluencesDimebag Darrell, Janis Joplin, Tony Iommi, Bach, Beethoven and Chopin
First Musical
Composition
“Defende Nos” – a combination of Latin chant and heavy metal guitar
Musical
Goals
“Trip out” the entire world with psychedelic music and videos.

Press Coverage

  • pr.com: Hippie Trance from The Hell Raisin’ Hippies Gains Worldwide Popularity
  • IssueWire.com: Enjoy the ‘Rejuvenating Composed’ by the Talented Jerry Joplin
  • MusicPC: Brilliant Artist Jerry Joplin is Gaining Massive Popularity Worldwide

Stage Plot

Our stage plot for Hippie Trance is a minimal DJ-like configuration.  Jerry Joplin can perform Hippie Trance with a computer and midi keyboard.    Outputs are two video feeds and left/right audio main.

The stage plot to include Psychedelia requires a guitar and Mic via USB.

Stage Plot
Stage Plot Setups

Discography

Albums

  • Hippie Trance
    Release Type: Album
    Genre: Electronic, EDM, Dance
    Release Date: 08/16/2019
    UPC: 859733041992
  • Psychedelia
    Release Type: Album
    Genre: Electronic, Experimental
    Release Date: 04/22/2017
    UPC: 859720580572
  • Sessions In Madness
    Release Type: Album
    Genre: Heavy Metal, Electronic
    Release Date: 09/21/2016
    UPC: 859717296738
  • Rise!
    Release Type: Album
    Genre: Heavy Metal, Electronic
    Release Date: 11/13/2015
    UPC: 859715340976
  • B&D S&M Session Music 1.0
    Release Type: Album
    Genre: Heavy Metal, Electronic
    Release Date: 09/01/2015
    UPC: 859715343274

Singles

  • The Brown Acid
    Release Type: Single
    Genre: Electronic, EDM, Dance
    Release Date: 04/20/2019
    UPC: 859731716779
  • Aliens Are Programming Our Brains
    Release Type: Single
    Genre: Electronic, EDM, Dance
    Release Date: 04/13/2019
    UPC: 859728857171
  • Date With A Dominatrix
    Release Type: Single
    Genre: Heavy Metal, Rock
    Release Date: 05/13/2016
    UPC: 859717267318
  • Hippie Freak Fag
    Release Type: Single
    Genre: EDM, Dance
    Release Date: 09/11/2015
    UPC: 859715547962

Ringtones

  • Ave Maria
    Release Type: Ringtone
    Genre: Electronic, Experimental
    Release Date: 10/29/2015
    UPC: 859715805598