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  • Leonard Cohen’s final poetry book, ‘The Flame,’ to arrive October 2018

    Leonard Cohen’s final poetry book, ‘The Flame,’ to arrive October 2018

    Leonard Cohen was a man of many literary and artistic and talents. His ability to use the written word as stand-alone rhetoric or mixed together with a melody and instrumentation, proves that the late songwriter truly was the poet laureate of popular music. Fans of his writings and lyrical content...
  • Listen to JAY-Z’s inspiring new spoken word piece, ‘Dream On’

    Listen to JAY-Z’s inspiring new spoken word piece, ‘Dream On’

    “Dream on, dream until your dreams come true.” The lyrics to Aerosmith’s famous power ballad must have struck a pretty powerful musical chord with a young JAY-Z. The rapper shared a new spoken word piece on Wednesday morning, which coincides with his upcoming Labor Day weekend headlining performance...
  • The 400 Gallery is located in Park Slope, Brooklyn. 

    Brooklyn's 440 Gallery prepares to host a 'Small Works' exhibit, live music, poetry and theater

    New York City is a melting pot of arts and culture and the 440 Gallery in Park Slope, Brooklyn, is a prime example of  a small yet trendy gallery that is especially interested in showcasing contemporary art, music and theater. This fall, the gallery will be hosting live music and theatrical events...
  • Floetry to perform at House Of Blues

    Floetry to perform at House Of Blues

    Floetry will perform at the House of Blues Anaheim on Sunday, May 15, 2016. The show will begin at 8 p.m. The doors open at 7 p.m. For those AXS readers who are not familiar with Floetry, don’t stress it. Here is the scoop on the act in question: According to Floetry’s official Facebook band page...
  • First Friday Poetry Reading

    First Friday Poetry Reading Series welcomes Michael Sofranko

    Inprint serves as the host for the First Friday Poetry Reading Series in Houston, a series that has been active since 1975. Reading are the first Friday of every month (except when holidays intrude), and they begin at 8:30 p.m. with an open mike after the featured poet. The readings are a free...
  • US Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera at Cal State LA - January 28, 2016

    Cal State LA hosted US Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera

    U.S. Poet Laureate (2015-2016) Juan Felipe Herrera spoke to a large crowd at Cal State LA on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at an event that celebrated the 30th anniversary of the school’s Jean Burden Poetry Reading Series and the 10th anniversary of its Center for Contemporary Poetry and Poetics. Herrera...
  • The cover art for RiFF RAFF's mini album Trench Coat Towers.

    RiFF RAFF to release poetry book NEON ViBES and mini-album TRENCH COAT TOWERS

    RiFF RAFF is a man of many talents. You probably know the technicolor-donning artist for his ridiculous style of rap, but over the last few years he's added a few more skills to his resume - making country music, feuding with James Franco over his character in Spring Breakers, making an appearance...
  • Mike Hranica's 'Three Dots & The Guilt Machine,' a review

    Mike Hranica's 'Three Dots & The Guilt Machine,' a review

    Everyone knows just how talented the members of national bands are. These are people who aren't just creative when they have nothing else to do or only when they're giving a concert, they play and practice all the time - - - that's their job. Like other people go to the office they work in or do...
  • The Devil Wears Prada vocalist, Mike Hranica, to release new book

    The Devil Wears Prada vocalist, Mike Hranica, to release new book

    One of the great things about musicians like Nikki Sixx and Henry Rollins is that they haven't just offered us great music over the years, but also a peek into their other creative talents as well with their writing and poetry. And another gifted artist who is showing the world he's got a lot to...
  • Rattle: Poetry in NYC

    Rattle: Poetry in NYC

    Most individuals who dabble in poetry will instantly recognize the name “Rattle,” a renowned publisher of poetry and verses. Although Rattle is based in California, the organization reaches millions of people all over the world. Most Rattle issues focus on a theme and the latest theme is “New York...
  • Intellect healing with her artistry

    Intellect features at The Manila Bay cafe

    Friday May 1, 2015, Detroit, MI. The Manila Bay Café, located at 4731 Grand River, featured Detroit’s own Intellect “In the Spotlight”. The Manila Bay Café is an open mic poetry venue that features artist from across the world. Their peaceful atmosphere and positive vibes feel each patron and...
  • A 60th Anniversary Celebration of Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl'

    A 60th Anniversary Celebration of Allen Ginsberg's 'Howl'

    On Tuesday, April 7, The Theatre At Ace Hotel is presenting A 60th Anniversary Celebration of Allen Ginsburg's Howl. This is one of America's greatest – albeit indicting – poems about this country, by one of America's greatest poets. The artist lineup is as eclectic as you might expect from such a...
  • ‘Whispers of My Heart’ is a work of love and inspiration

    ‘Whispers of My Heart’ is a work of love and inspiration

    Dedicated to “the Boy in the Strawberry Fields”, Whispers of My Heart is the lyrical, poetic premiere of L.A.-based poet FL. Jewels. The book is an elegantly understated collection of thirty passionate, heartfelt poems born of Jewels' life-long, long-unshared joy of the art form. While her press...
  • 'Hearing Voices Seeing Visions' at Orr Street Studios Nov. 2014

    'Hearing Voices Seeing Visions' at Orr Street Studios Nov. 2014

    “Hearing Voices Seeing Visions” is a monthly literary and visual arts treat at Orr Street Studios. Last night, November 18, 2014, at 7:00 p.m., was no different. Rich Smith opened the talk as a poet who “has been all around.” He read from his published book of poems, All Talk, and then some new...
  • New Max Schwartz film 'Hyacinth' details friendship with Jim Morrison

    New Max Schwartz film 'Hyacinth' details friendship with Jim Morrison

    America has a tendency to forget its poets. Jim Morrison knew this and took a shortcut to get his poetry known, through rock ‘n’ roll. Upon reflection in a later interview he said that perhaps, “I would have gone for the quiet, undemonstrative artist, plodding away in his own garden.” That’s the...
  • An inter-generational experience with La Bruja at Pregones Theater

    An inter-generational experience with La Bruja at Pregones Theater

    Critically acclaimed poet, rapper, singer, actress, community leader, and all around entertainer Caridad De La Luz is known around the world over as La Bruja. However, the spells cast by this "witch" would make even The Supreme Fiona Goode shake in her broom closet. As brilliant as she is beautiful...
  • Movie Review: Poetry

    Movie Review: Poetry

    Like a perfectly profound poem, writer/director Lee Chang-dong's "Poetry" is open to interpretation. That is to say that the filmmaker does not tie up all of "Poetry's" loose ends, nor does he dictate how you should feel about the movie's unique chain of events. And although the Korean-language...
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