Art As Social Change: Birthing the Dawn Of A New Day
CLIMBING POETREE and JOHN DENSMORE
“Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.” - Bertolt Brecht
John Densmore, legendary drummer of the Doors, joins visionary spoken word duo Climbing PoeTree in an exploration of creativity and social change. This episode of Bioneers Radio features exclusive interviews with the artists and a special Bioneers performance of Jim Morrison's poem, "American Prayer".
Series theme music: "Soiridh Leis" from the CD Journey Between by Baka Beyond. Used with permission from Hannibal Records, a Rykodisc label; www.rykodisc.com
“Ammunition” and “Ancestors Watching” by Climbing Poetree from the album AMMUNITION; www.climbingpoetree.com