Piero Heliczer – You Coul(d) Hear The Snow Dripping… MC



“You coul(d) hear the snow dripping and falling into the deers mouth” features original recordings made in London in 1960. Underground filmmaker, publisher and poet Piero Heliczer (1937-1993) was one of the seminal figures in the New York magical scene of the sixties which also included Angus Maclise, Ira Cohen, Jack Smith, The Velvet Underground etc. His poetry is rich with images of visionary inner landscape journeys with traces of medievalism, surrealism, British 17th century metaphysical poets, the beats etc. Most of his books were self-published on his own the dead language press which he founded in the late fifties. Edition of 100 copies.