Lenny Bruce
Kaddish
At Carnegie Hall
William S. Burroughs

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Beat Poetry is the name given to spoken-word performances recorded by members of the famed postwar literary movement dubbed the Beat Generation, and is represented by writers including Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs, and Allen Ginsberg reading their work against a musical backdrop.

Beat Poetry Artists Highlights

Lenny Bruce
Lenny Bruce
William S. Burroughs
William S. Burroughs
Allen Ginsberg
Allen Ginsberg
Tom Waits
Tom Waits
Ron Carter
Ron Carter
Danny Simmons
Danny Simmons

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Beat Poetry Album Highlights

Kaddish
Allen Ginsberg
Kaddish
At Carnegie Hall
Rod McKuen
At Carnegie Hall
The Lenny Bruce Originals, Vol. 2
Lenny Bruce
The Lenny Bruce Originals, ...
Let the Buyer Beware
Lenny Bruce
Let the Buyer Beware
Closing Time
Tom Waits
Closing Time
If You Go Away: The RCA Years 1965-1970
Rod McKuen
If You Go Away: The RCA ...

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Beat Poetry Song Highlights

Title/Composer Performer Stream
Seasons in the Sun Rod McKuen
Closing Time Tom Waits
The Statue Rod McKuen
Future Speeding on Swift Wheels
Allen Ginsberg
Prayer Blues - 1972
Allen Ginsberg
All Broadway Musicals Sound the Same, Especially the Baritones
Lenny Bruce
Heigh Ho
Tom Waits
Charlie Parker Steve Allen / Jack Kerouac

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