The Beat Generation

VARIOUS The Beat Generation (1992 UK 48-track compilation 3-CD box set tracing the roots of the Beat movement from the jazz musicians of the 1940s, the 1950s beatniks, hippies of the 1960s to the punks of the 1970s. Includes Jack Kerouac, Nelson Riddle, Lenny Bruce, Tom Waits and Allen Ginsberg and much more. Each disc is issued in a jewel case picture sleeve with a 56-page picture booklet - all housed in a 12" x 6" picture box R2/R470281)

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Release Year 1992 - 27 years ago
Condition Unless stated otherwise in the description above, all items are in at least excellent condition - so please read our descriptions carefully. We try to sell items as close to Mint condition as possible, and many will indeed be close to brand new and/or unplayed. Others may be 'used' - and all will meet our strict grading and are 100% guaranteed.
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Format CD Album Box Set
Record Label Rhino/Word Beat
Complete Stock List Go to Various Artists
Product Catalogue No R2/R470281
Music Genre POP, 70s Rock, 60s Pop, 60s Rock, 90's Pop, Rock, 70s Pop, 80's Pop
Country Comes from UK Comes from 'UK'
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Tracklisting & More Information

1. San Francisco Scene (The Beat Generation) - Jack Kerouac
2. The - Bob McFadden & Dor Beat Generation
3. Footloose in Greenwich Village - WNYC Radio
4. Blues Montage - Langston Hughes/Leonard Feather
5. Manhattan Fable - Babs Gonzales
6. Reaching Into In - Ken Nordine
7. Parker's Mood - King Pleasure
8. Route 66 Theme - Nelson Riddle
9. Diamonds on My Windshield - Tom Waits
10. Naked Lunch (Excerpt) - William S. Burroughs
11. Bernie's Tune - Lee Konitz/Gerry Mulligan Quartet
12. Like Rumpelstiltskin - Don Morrow
13. Oop-Pap-a-Da - Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra
14. Basic Hip - Del Close/John Brent
15. Christopher Columbus Digs the Jive - John Drew Barrymore
16. The - Charles Mingus/Jean Shepherd Clown
17. Murder of Two Men by a Young Kid Wearing Lemon Colored Gloves - Chamber Jazz Sextet/Kenneth Patchen

1. The - Lord Buckley Hip Gahn
2. Hendricks & Ross Twisted - Lambert
3. Hip Roc Heresy - Slim Gaillard & His Middle Europeans
4. Ha - Charlie Ventura & His Orchestra
5. Pull My Daisy - David Amram/Lynn Sheffield
6. October in the Railroad Earth - Jack Kerouac & Steve Allen
7. The - Howard K. Smith Cool Rebellion
8. Cosmic Rays - Charlie Parker Quartet
9. Kookie's Mad Pad - Edd "Kookie" Byrnes
10. Bebopper - The Gordons/Hank Jones
11. Hunger Is From - Ken Nordine
12. Please - Rod McKuen No Pictures
13. Like Young - Perry Como/Mitchell Ayres & His Orchestra
14. Married Blues - Kenneth Rexroth
15. Psychopathia Sexualis - Lenny Bruce

1. Here I Come - Tom Waits Jack & Neal / California
2. Readings From "On the Road" And "Visions of Cody" - Jack Kerouac/Steve Allen
3. Interview With Jack Kerouac - Ben Hecht
4. Kerouazy - Don Morrow
5. Cool - Del Close/John Brent
6. Jr. But I Was Cool - Oscar Brown
7. Uncool - Del Close/John Brent
8. High School Drag - Phillipa Fallon
9. Oop-Bop-Sh'bam - Dizzy Gillespie & His Sextet
10. Professor Bop - Three Bips & a Bop/Babs Gonzales
11. Beatnik's Wish - Patsy Raye & The Beatniks
12. Like Having Fun - Elmer Bernstein
13. On Beatniks - Carl Sandburg
14. Swinghouse - Gerry Mulligan Quartet
15. The - Charles Kuralt Greenwich Village Poets
16. America - Allen Ginsberg

Recording Artist Various Artists
Product Title The Beat Generation
Product Information Various Artists The Beat Generation UK CD Album Box Set.
Language All tracks are sung in English, unless otherwise stated in our description.
Additional info Deleted - A deleted or out-of-print item is one that is no longer manufactured. However, we stock thousands of out-of-print formats and we specialise in tracking down out-of-print, deleted and hard-to-find releases.
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