The legendary American poet, painter and writer who has influenced two generations of artists  recorded this album based on his texts back in 1986, shortly before his death.

After a brief involvement with the Surrealists, Gysin was one of the first anglo-saxons who moved to Morocco in the early Fifties. He became  a close friend of William Burroughs’, and invented the cut-up technique, which was largely used by the author of “The Naked Lunch” throughout his work. 

His fertile mind and wide range of original ideas were a source of inspiration for artists of the Beat Generation in Paris, as well as to innovative ...


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BRION GYSIN - Self-portrait Jumping
Self-portrait Jumping

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Contains videos & live footage, free mp3s & streams, pictures, press quotes & clippings, and maybe even personal contributions from the artist.