Wavy Gravy (born Hugh Nanton Romney) (born May 15, 1936) is an American entertainer and activist for peace, best known for his hippie appearance, personality and beliefs. His moniker (the name he uses day to day) was given to him by B.B. King at the Texas International Pop Festival in 1969. "It's worked pretty well through my life," he says, "except with telephone operators – I have to say 'Gravy, first initial W." Romney's clown persona resulted from his political activism…
50 years after the Acid Tests, participants reflect on the seminal psychedelic happenings where Beats, Del Close held court and seeds of Grateful Dead were sown.
It's almost 4/20 - Thursday! Annual Gathering of the Moonalice Tribe @slimsSF Thursday! Plus DOOBIE DECIBEL SYSTEM And our favorite clown Wavy Gravy is the M.C! Posters for everyone in attendance & Many of the poster artists will be there!
Wavy Gravy, "Nobody's Fool", launched the first Nobody for President campaign, on behalf of the Birthday Party in 1976, with such slogans as: "Nobody's Perfect, Nobody Keeps All Promises, Nobody Should Have That Much Power."