Michael McClure’s GHOST TANTRAS published by City Lights in new edition

Ghost Tantras by Michael McClure

Originally self-published in 1964 and long out of print, Ghost Tantras is one of McClure’s signature works, a book mostly written in “beast language.” A mix of lyrical, guttural and …{read more}

In Honor of Michael McClure’s Birthday

Michael McClure at the Sweetwater

Today, October 20, is Michael McClure’s birthday. Here are a few videos to celebrate!

Michael McClure, Bob Weir, Rob Wasserman, Jay Lane, & Jason Crosby

From a performance at the …{read more}

Michael McClure at the Berkeley Video & Film Fest! 10.25.13

Berkeley Video Film Fest 2013

YOU are cordially invited to the
Opening Party and Screening
BERKELEY VIDEO AND FILM FESTIVAL
EAST BAY MEDIA CENTER
1939 Addison Street (downtown Berkeley, near the Berkeley Rep)

Friday Oct …{read more}

Rob Wasserman, Michael McClure & Jay Lane – Music & Poetry – Sept. 12, 2013

Rob Wasserman, Michael McClure, and Jay Lane

Rob Wasserman • Michael McClure • Jay Lane

New Music!

Thursday, September 12th • 8:00 p.m.
Sweetwater Music Hall
19 Corte Madera Ave., Mill Valley, CA 94941
Limited Seating • …{read more}

Michael McClure, George Brooks & Rob Wasserman Perform in SF 7/26/13!

From Michael McClure:

Dear Friends,

Hope this finds you well. This week, George and Rob and I will be performing together in San Francisco, to celebrate summer and the de …{read more}

Michael McClure will appear at the 1st Annual JAZZ POETRY FESTIVAL – San Francisco June 8, 2013

1st ANNUAL
SAN FRANCISCO JAZZ POETRY FESTIVAL

Saturday, JUNE 8
2 shows, 7:30 & 9:00 …{read more}

AL YOUNG accompanied with bass
MICHAEL McCLURE with GEORGE BROOKS on sax
SFJAZZ Laureate ISHMAEL

Michael McClure & Ray Manzarek – The Piano Poems: Live From San Francisco

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Released by Oglio Records in August 2012, Piano Poems: Live in San Francisco is a collaboration between Ray Manzarek and Michael McClure, this live performance, recorded at an old San …{read more}

Nov 14, ’12: The Big Mix at Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, CA

BIG MIX

What do you get if you take Beat icon Michael McClure (who penned Janis Joplin’s “Mercedes Benz”), add Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Famer Ray Manzarek (Doors keyboardist), stir in …{read more}

New Poetry Collection: Visions of the Drowning Man by Dee Sunshine

Visions of the Drowning Man by Dee Rimbaud

Dee Sunshine’s third poetry collection, “Visions Of The Drowning Man”, has recently been published.

What other writers are saying about the book:

“His work reminds me of Blake’s proverb about …{read more}

Michael McClure & Ray Manzarek – The Piano Poems: Live From San Francisco

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McClure & Manzarek’s third CD

Listen to tracks / buy at Amazon:
Piano Poems: Live in San Francisco

A collaboration between Ray Manzarek and Michael McClure, this live performance, recorded …{read more}