San Francisco rock and roll promoter who helped organized the 1967 Summer months of Like. He spent his early lifestyle in Missouri and Tx organizing civil privileges fundraising occasions. He arranged the Individual Be-ins’ on the city’s Golden Gate Recreation area and created psychedelic light shows on the Fillmore in addition to helped to form what became the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Sound. He was created in Santa Maria, California because the eldest of three sons of Novella and Chester Helms, who both passed away when Chet was nine. He brought Janis Joplin to SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA for what will be her breakout functionality, in 1966, on the Avalon.