Harsh Toke – Light Up and Live – Review

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Light Up and Live (Tee Pee Records)
release date: 11/19/2013
by Mike Delano

The name Harsh Toke might get you thinking this is some aggressive stoner stuff, but “Plug In To The Moon,” from the band’s debut record, reveals that this San Diego crew is really much more interested in some cosmic feel-good vibes. I’m imagining hearing these sweet psychedelic guitar sounds, lounging on a lawn chair out in the middle of a desert valley at sunset, at one with the universe. This is seriously good stuff: Recreational drugs not even required for enjoyment. But if you happen to have any…