1969 DESERT TRIPPIN’
Keith Richards, Gram Parsons, Anita Pallenberg,
and Marianne Faithful at Joshua Tree
photos by Michael Cooper
In 1969, Keith Richards, Gram Parsons, and Anita Pallenberg took a trip to the
Joshua Tree National Park. Joshua Tree was a place Gram Parsons was quite
fond of. He’d spend days there on LSD getting lost, chasing UFOs, whatever.
Tragically it was there that it all ended for Gram.