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Published on May 8, 2007
Allen Ginsberg father of flower-power, co-founder of the Beat movement, reads his poem 'Fifth Internationale', (with UK poet Tom Pickard turning pages), on stage at the underground club-night megatripolis, (thursdays, Heaven nightclub London 1993-1996). Part of an awesome evening, at the second birthday of megatripolis filmed by Steve Teers of Diva Pictures www.divapix.co.uk (club archivist ) .
This is a short achive clip from Allen's performance lasting 40 minutes (sadly his last ever UK stage reading).
Thank you to Lee Harris who booked Allen at the club (www.leeharris.co.uk) Tom Pickard, uk poet, turning pages, Heaven nightclub, club crew, TWA. David Higham Assoc.
Released with the permission of The Wylie Agency (UK) Ltd C Copyright 1995 by Allen Ginsberg.
This performance was recorded and made into an archive dvd film 'Allen Ginsberg live in London' available on amazon (go to website www.allenginsbergdvd.com). myspace.com/allenginsbergliveinlondon