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Bob Holman

Reading from Poems for the Millenium III, Bowery Poetry Club, NY, March 29, 2009

  • Complete Reading (10:26): MP3

PoemTalk Podcast #7, discussing Jerome Rothenberg's "A Paradise of Poets," May 28, 2008

Listen to the complete recording and read program notes for the episode at Jacket2.

Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode #101, "Mr. Holman tells all," with host Leonard Schwartz, 2006

complete recording (54:48): MP3

Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode #98, "Macular Hole and Other Oralities," with host Leonard Schwartz, January 22, 2006

complete recording (29:15): MP3

from Rattapallax, 2005

She Never Called Me Back (2:01): MP3

Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode #12, "Carved Water," with host Leonard Schwartz, December 8, 2003

Complete Reading (22:04): MP3

Reading at the Kelly Writers House, University of Pennsylvania, October 17, 2002

  1. "Praise Poem: Elizabeth Murray" (2:22): MP3
  2. "Bridget Riley Poem" (0:58): MP3
  3. "Big Praise; Big Poem for Big Sir and Jack Kerouac" (3:56): MP3
  4. "Poems from Short Fuse" (5:13): MP3
  5. "How Kora was Born as Sung by Papa Suso to Bob Holman" (3:39): MP3
  6. "Whatever I Was Thinking Of" (7:03): MP3

In With The Out Crowd

  1. Sung to the Tune of "The Weary Road" (0:51): MP3
  2. We Are the Dinosaur (Holman/Kramer-Ricci) (3:54): MP3
  3. For Jorge Brandon (Holman/Spedding) (6:55): MP3
  4. The Death of Poetry (6:52): MP3
  5. Impossible Rap (The Other Thought) (7:21): MP3
  6. Fire:Friend or Foe? (Holman/Ricci) (5:02): MP3
  7. Later for Now (Holman/Spedding) (1:56): MP3
  8. Forgotten Melody (The Poet and Peasant Overture) (2:59): MP3
  9. Cowboy Heaven (3:16): MP3
  10. Poetry By Number (1:53): MP3
  11. Levitatin' In Levittown (Holman/Spedding) (4:30): MP3
  12. I'd Rather Be Crazy Than Stupid (So How Come I'm Crazy for You?) (Holman/Neuwirth) (5:12): MP3
  13. That's Why (Holman/Spedding) (3:46): MP3
  14. Storyline (7:46): MP3
  15. Perfect Harmony (Holman/Neuwirth) (1:36): MP3
  16. After Li Po (0:47): MP3

Produced by Hal Willner

Bob Holman - poems/voice....Hal Willner - samples/needle-drops....Chris Spedding - guitar/bass....Wayne Kramer - guitar/bass....Bob Neuwirth - guitar/banjo/percussion....Brock Avery - drums....Ken Deifik - harmonica....Vito Ricci - sequencer....Tim Gennert - bass....Jenni Muldaur - voice....Bill Adler - sine qua non

cover art: Carroll Dunham

Reading for the Bloomsday Readings Series, St. Mark's Church in the Bowery Poetry Project, February 24, 1980

with Maureen Owen

  • complete reading (20:48): MP3

Appearing on Public Access Poetry with Rochelle Kraut, Barbara Barg, Jim Brodey, Daniel Krakauer, Steve Levine, Greg Masters, Alice Notley, Simon Pettet, Michael Scholnick, Jeff Wright, and Gary LenhartJuly 27, 1978

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Appearing on Public Access Poetry with Sara Miles, September 1, 1977

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Recorded Poem on Harry's House Vol 2 CD

  • Thrill - Bob Holman (00:17): MP3

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