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A style of rock music of the late 1960s having a prominent repetitive beat and lyrics that suggest psychedelic experiences.
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(Pop Music) a type of rock music characterized by electronically amplified bizarre instrumental effects
[C20: from acid (sense 3), alluding to its supposed inspiration by drug-induced states of consciousness]
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rock music notable for electronic distortion, psychotropic allusion, and stridency of sound and lyrics.
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|Noun||1.||acid rock - a musical style that emerged in the 1960s; rock music inspired by or related to drug-induced experience|
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