ruth weiss, “Goddess of the Beat Generation” live with jazz at Monroe – June 15th
“…hopeful and laughing, mournful and wary as the wash of Big Sur beckons.”
The real story behind the long-lost, drug-fuelled ‘Holy Grail’ letter that inspired On The Road
Joan Anderson Letter finally hits the auction block
Lawrence Ferlinghetti turns 97 today.
Every Tuesday this April, our poetry and jazz series returns to the Top of the Mark.
On March 12th, Jack Kerouac would have been 94 years old. Here are three ways on three different coasts to celebrate his life and work.
In Lowell, Massachusetts, Jack Kerouac’s hometown, there is some uncertainty about the future of two important landmarks: The Grotto, and the Stations of the Cross, both of which feature prominently in Doctor Sax, and reside on the grounds of the Franco-American School (known as the Franco American Orphanage in Jack’s time) which, it has been […]
A treasure trove of 6,000 Bob Dylan pieces has been acquired by the George Kaiser Foundation in Tulsa.
If you’re a Beatles fan, you’ll love the numerous alternate covers that were considered for Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Heart Club Band