BOOK BEAT / THE END IS HERE


Sea Urchin acts as the European representative of Cary Loren's THE END IS HERE productions from Oak Park, Michigan. European orders for THE END IS HERE products can be made through Sea Urchin Editions, US orders should be placed at THE END IS HERE c/o Book Beat, 26010 Greenfield, Oak Park, MI 48237. tel: +1.248.968.1190 fax: +1.248.968.3102 | bookbeat@aol.com | www.thebookbeat.com

Full-fledged psychedelic revivalism going on here, bathed in sitars, bells, vague religious musings, and even a reference to the Kent State shootings. Beginning with Lady of Shalot (adapted from a…
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Re-issue of the famous 1996 3-CD box, slimmed down to a simple but lovely 3-CD set of material by the original line-up of Destroy All Monsters, consisting of Niagara, Mike Kelley, Cary Loren, and Jim Shaw.
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Grow Live Monsters is a selection of 8mm, super-8, and 16 mm film phantasies from the period 1971-76. While still at high school Cary Loren started a correspondence with underground filmmaker, actor, and performance artist Jack Smith, which led to a meeting in the summer of 1973. Shortly after that the artists’ band Destroy All Monsters was formed by Mike Kelley. Jim Shaw, Cary Loren, and Niagara. Most films on this DVD revolve around this group of friends and the music they produced in basements and during live performances. The soundtrack is a…
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On this DVD Cary Loren compiles rare footage of the legendary MC5 dating from the late 60s. The footage was shot by Leni Sinclair, then wife of The MC5′s manager John Sinclair. Loren manages to turn this unique footage into a high-energy, psychedelic work of art itself. The DVD contains a lot of material that has not been seen before and combines it with live audio…
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Peyotemind is a project that began while researching the Music is Revolution CD (The End Is Here #10). A 1963 student notebook written by John Sinclair and an essay written while under the influence of peyote…
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