Saturday, October 27, 2007

Halibutt




So when I said the Day of The Dead Beats promo segment would be playing on Literature For The Halibut last night at 7 I lied,it will actually be playing NEXT Thursday the day before the actual Day of The Dead Beats.Tune in to 88.1 KDHX next Thursday November 1st from 7-8 P.M. to hear a short promo segment for St.Louis' annual Day of The Dead Beats which will feature Brett Underwood reading selections from the works of William S. Burroughs,Joseph Sulier' reading two poems by Charles Bukowski,and Chris King reading three poems by Kenneth Rexroth.For those of you not in St.Louis you can stream to show live at www.kdhx.org .The 2007 Get Born anthology gets back to us on Monday,they collect the first 4 issues of Get Born along with some bonus goodies,98 pages in all,they will be available on our upcoming tour.Also available on tour will be a new book featuring Joe Wetteroth and Mathieu Paul,a new collection from Jim Swill,and possibly a new collection from Joseph Sulier' as well.We leave for tour next week on November 3rd so please make it out to the Day of The Dead Beats next Friday to not only give us a good send off and maybe a donation or two but also to celebrate our very own Jim Swills 21st birthday.More information at www.myspace.com/getbornbeat .

Also be sure to head over to The Heartworm Press to pre-order their latest book release "Indestructible Wolves of The Apocalypse Junkyard" by Max G. Morton.Check em' out at www.theheartworm.com and www.myspace.com/heartwormpress .

Monday, October 15, 2007




11/02/2007 07:00 PM - Schlafly Bottleworks
7260 Southwest Avenue, Maplewood, 63143 - TBA

Day of The Dead Beats.An evening of ressurection as St.Louis’ finest local poets recite the poetry of the long dead Beat Generation.Mariah Richardson (Actress, filmmaker, poet and playwright): reading Amiri Baraka Stefene Russell (poet, actress, Senior Editor and writer at St. Louis Magazine http://www.stlmag.comand 52nd City editor): reading Ann Waldman or Diane DiPrima Joseph Sulier (poet and Get Born organizer): reading Charles Bukowski Philip Gounis (literary journalist, poet, concert and book reviewer http://www.ihaveatheory.com): reading Lawrence Ferlinghetti Matthew Questionmark (poet): reading Herbert Huncke Joe Unfortunate (poet): reading Kenneth Patchen K. Curtis Lyle (St. Louis Warrior Poet and writer for the St. Louis American http://www.stlamerican.com): reading Bob Kaufmann Ann Haubrich (co-host of KDHX’s "Literature for the Halibut"): reading Jack Kerouac Brett Underwood (Writer, producer, gadabout, bartender and Day of the Dead Beats organizer): reading William S. Burroughs Michael Castro (poet): reading Gregory Corso Mama Blu: ??? Kevin McCameron (St. Louis Poetry SLAM! master): ??? Reading "HOWL": ??? Aaron Belz (Poet and Observable Readings organizer): Michael McClure Bob Wilcox (theater and film critic and co-host of dhTV’s "Two on the Aisle"): ??? Agnes Wilcox: ??? Chris King (editor of the St. Louis American and co-founder of Poetry Scores): Kenneth Rexroth Ken Brown (poet, author, plant man): Bob Dylan Greg Hazleton (Washington University grad student/English instructor and bartender): reading Gary Snyder Marcia (Actress): reading Allen Ginsberg Mathieu Paul: reading Hubert Selby “Psalm 16”

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11/03/2007 07:00 PM - Quimbys
1854 W. North Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60622 - TBA

Day one of Get Borns reading tour featuring:Joseph Sulier’,Jim Swill,Mathieu Paul,and Joe Wetteroth.

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11/05/2007 08:00 PM - Goloka Gallery
1001 E. 2nd Street, Dayton, Ohio TBA - Free

Featuring:Joseph Sulier’,Jim Swill,Joe Wetteroth,Mathieu Paul,Realicide,Romance of Young Tigers,and Evolve.

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11/06/2007 07:00 PM - Michelles’ Cafe
611 Main Street, Clarion, Pennsylvania TBA - TBA

Featuring:William James,Aaron Lauricia,Mark Paich,Joseph Sulier,Joe Wetteroth,Mathieu Paul,Jim Swill,and TBA www.michellescafe.com

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11/07/2007 07:00 PM - The Stain Bar
766 Grand St., Brooklyn, New York 11211 - Free

Featuring:Joseph Sulier’,Joe Wetteroth,Mathieu Paul,Jim Swill

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11/09/2007 06:00 PM - Robins’ Bookstore
108 S. 13th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107 - TBA

The final day of the Get Born poetry tour featuring:Joseph Sulier’,Joe Wetteroth,Jim Swill,and Mathieu Paul.6 P.M.

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These are all the dates we have coming up.There will be two new issues of Get Born available from us on tour.If you would like to make flyers for us if you happen to be in any of the above cities please feel free.