Beat Generation

Newstalgia Pop Chronicles - The Beatniks - 1959
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles with a documentary produced by KNX Radio in Los Angeles in 1959 entitled The Beatniks, narrated by noted Astrologer Sydney Omar and featuring recordings and interviews from local purported Beat Hangout The Gas House in Venice California. Read more...
The State Of Dissent In 1960
(While mainstream America pondered dissent - HUAC was going full blast) [media id=12892] I suppose just how naive our state of media was in 1960 i Read more...
Weekend Gallimaufry - Jean Shepherd
(Jean Shepherd - Occupation: Cheerful Chaos Merchant) Living on the West Coast, I didn't have the opportunity of experiencing Jean Shepherd as so m Read more...
Weekend Gallimaufry - The Cool Rebellion - 1960
(Jack Kerouac - the endless quest for something resembling truth) The Beat Generation (a label some people cringe hearing) has become something of Read more...