So the story goes that Albert Hoffman took a “wide-eyed bicycle ride” after accidentally creating the chemical compound he called a “problem child,” which of course hugely influenced the early days of the Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia‘s musical upbringing.
Happy Bicycle Day! We’re delighted to share this year's limited edition screen print by @EMEKstudios celebrating Albert Hofmann’s wide-eyed ride on April 19th, 1943 and the creation of his “problem child” which would have an indelible influence on Garcia. https://t.co/CxDASpqIzP pic.twitter.com/k9f3P3B37b
— Jerry Garcia (@jerrygarcia) April 19, 2020