Today’s Cowsills consist of siblings Bob, Paul, and Susan.
This interview was for a preview article for the Happy Together Tour concert at the Chumash Casino on 7/23/15, which also includes The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, The Buckinghams, The Association, The Grass Roots, and Mark Lindsay of Paul Revere and the Raiders. There have been teen idols throughout the history of rock and roll, dating back to the young Elvis Presley and Ricky Nelson, and continuing up through Miley Cyrus (in her pre-twerking days, at least) and One Direction.
I was raised with Christian values so I did believe in God but I didn't think too much about spirituality.
My spiritual awakening occurred in the fall of 1975 while I was camping in Devil's Lake, Wisconsin.
I had just begun to drift off into sleep when suddenly I found myself outside the tent, kind of walking/floating around in the dark. I could not figure out how I had gotten outside the tent and what I was doing there. I yelled as loud as I could and in the next instant I was back in the tent dripping in sweat. I have had plenty of dreams and this was not a dream.I became interested in Yoga and Astral projection in my early twenties.It drastically changed my perception of myself and the world around me.”“ Food, council tax, power bills, life is expensive!!At Planet Rock, we can’t solve everything, but we feel it is time to step up, and be part of the solution.