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- Artwork By, Photography – Les Levine
Produced by Giorno Poetry Systems records.
Allen Ginsberg: I'm A Victim Of Telephones (From Planet News), recorded GPS, December 1968
Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche: Cynical Letter, A letter to Marpa, Sound Cycle (Aham), recorded Boulder, Colorado, March 1974.
John Giorno: Suicide Sutra, recorded GPS, September 1973.
William S. Burroughs: What Washington, What Orders, From Exterminator, recorded GPS, April 1, 1974.
Charles Plymell: 100 Flies On An Airplane Flying Around The World, From The Thrashing Of America, recorded St. Mark's Church, New York, February 6, 1974.
Michael Brownstein: Monologue From The Top, From Brainstorms, recorded GPS, February 7, 1974
John Cage: Silence (Excerpt), recorded Carbondale, Indiana, March 1969
This is actually the beginning of 'Diary:
How to Improve the World (You'll Only Make Matters Worse) continued 1967'
Anne Waldman: Fast Speaking Woman, recorded GPS, May 19, 1973.
Diane di Prima: Loba (excerpt), St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York, March 9, 1973.
Bernadette Mayer: Studying Hunger (excerpt), recorded the Museum of Modern Art, New York, May 3, 1973.
Robert Creeley: The Name, recorded First Unitarian Church, San Francisco, August 31, 1973.
Diane Wakoski: Exorcism, recorded, GPS, May 11, 1970.
Lorenzo Thomas: High Heel Jesus, recorded GPS, June 19, 1973.
Gregory Corso: Marriage, recorded The New School, New York, March 7, 1973.
Maureen Owen: Body Rush, recorded GPS, February 14, 1974.
Ed Sanders: Stand By My Side, Oh Lord, recorded GPS, May 9, 1973.
Charles Olson: The Ridge, recorded SUNY at Cortland, New York, October 20, 1967.
Allen Ginsberg: Jimmy Berman, recorded at The Record Plant, New York, November 1971.
Joe Brainard: More I Remember More (Excerpt), recorded GPS, February 11, 1974.
John Wieners: Memories In A Small Apartment (Excerpt), recorded St. Mark's Church, New York, February 13, 1974
Gerard Malanga: A Last Poem (Tentative Title), recorded Rutgers University, New Jersey, November 20, 1969.
John Perreault: Nude Death, recorded Museum of Modern Art, New York, May 3, 1973
Jack Spicer: Billy The Kid (Excerpt), recorded Art Gallery, Vancover, Canada, June 1965.
Jim Carroll: The Basketball Diaries, Age 13, Spring 1965, recorded GPS, April 25, 1973
Peter Orlovsky: All Around The Garden, recorded GPS, February 26, 1974.
Imamu Amiri Baraka (Leroi Jones): Our Nation Is Like Ourselves, recorded Buffalo State College, New York, April 24, 1970.
Michael McClure: Lion Poem, recorded St. Mark's Church, New York, March 13, 1974.
Ed Dorn: Recollections Of Grande Apacharia, recorded First Unitarian Church, San Francisco, August 31, 1973.
Frank Lima: The Hunter, recorded St. Mark's Church, New York, January 23, 1974.
Frank O'Hara: Adieu Norman, Bonjour To Joan And Jean-Paul, recorded Suny at Buffalo, New York, September 1964.
Bill Berkson: Stanky, recorded GPS, December 1968.
Larry Fagin: A Play, recorded GPS, April 1969.
Tom Clark: Little Aria, recorded Bolinas, California, June 19, 1972.
Paul Blackburn: The Once-Over (From Brooklyn Manhattan Transit), recorded by Jerry Newman and Eugene Brooks, New York, September 1963.
Philip Whelan: If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You Rich, recorded Reed College, California, October 27, 1965.
Ron Padgett: June 17, 1942, recorded GPS, February 9, 1974.
John Ashbery: The Tennis Court Oath, recorded GPS, February 26, 1969.
Clark Coolidge: Dews (Excerpt), recorded Mills College Tape Center, Oakland, California, April 1969.
Charles Amirkhanian: RADII, recorded Swedish Radio, Stockholm, April 1972.