beatniks


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a United States youth subculture of the 1950s

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You could hire one poetry-reading Beatnik for half-an-hour at EUR15, EUR200 got you three beatniks playing bongos and guitars.
The trend was firmly established a year later, in 1960, when Adam Faith (another ardent quiffer) starred in the cult film Beat Girl, the story of a teenager who falls in with a beatnik crowd.
It stars a young Peter Falk as Nico, the smooth-talking mentor to a gang of coffee-house beatniks.
It's a crime melodrama involving the then fashionable movie beatniks and an older brother's solving of the murder of his younger brother who had been fed ground glass in a hamburger.
The dark walls were covered at Saturday night's opening with graffiti art - ghoulish ogres and beatniks with bloodshot eyes, rotting teeth and curling, hairy tongues.
In an era of coffeehouses frequented by beatniks, social revolutionaries and the occasional Dylan wanna-be, there was the Ash Grove.
Sporting more than 30 new multi-stage missions, new characters and maps, a massive garage of 30 classic cars, and an incredible 60 minute period soundtrack featuring Ska and booty shaking music, Grand Theft Auto: London 1969 also introduces players to all the beatniks, famous faces, themes, hippies, and criminals of 1960s British life.
The enclosed space eventually will contain interactive touch-screen computer kiosks explaining the history and culture of the San Francisco Bay Area, ranging from the Gold Rush and the Great Quake of 1906 to the beatniks of the 1950s and the Flower Power generation a decade later.
Two sets of 12-foot numerals proclaiming "1992" flash on the underside of the Needle's spaceship-like halo and on the north side of the Needle's tophouse as "The Beatniks," entertaining the crowds since 9 p.
From the minute you enter the chrome and glass station, you're transported back to the time of greasers, beatniks, and cubes.
Beatnik Audio Technology to Use Intel(R) Integrated Performance Primitives