EXCLUSIVE: “I had nothing to supply anyone besides my very own confusion,” wrote Jack Kerouac in his traditional On The Highway.
Now, nevertheless, evidently the enduring beat author can supply the world a sequence of podcasts.
They’ll launch a 3 season present, every season consisting of ten episodes, primarily based on Kerouac’s Perception and Strategy of Trendy Prose, which was his musings on the artistic course of as requested by Allen Ginsberg.
The workforce are at the moment is constructing out the present and are planning episodes with all kinds of A-list musicians, writers, actors and others who’ve been influenced by Kerouac’s writings.
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The untitled sequence shall be produced by Wedge and Sherman’s Fort Level Media and Sal Paradise Media, the content material growth arm of the Jack Kerouac Property that features music and movie producer Jim Sampas, who’s the property’s literary executor, and music business veteran and content material creator Sylvia Cunha.
Kerouac wrote a slew of books, each fiction and non-fiction in addition to poetry and audio recordings, together with The Dharma Bums and Massive Sur.
Dave Wedge and Casey Sherman (left), who host and produce the true-crime podcast Saints, Sinners and Serial Killers, have written 5 bestsellers together with Boston Robust: A Metropolis’s Triumph Over Tragedy, which was tailored for the 2017 movie, Patriots Day starring Mark Wahlberg, 12: The Inside Story of Tom Brady’s Combat for Redemption, Looking Whitey: The Inside Story of the Seize and Killing of America’s Most Needed Crime Boss, and The Final Days of John Lennon.
The producers are at the moment in discussions with a number of networks for distribution.
“Jack’s legend is just rising and this partnership is the following step towards bringing his spirit and phrases to new generations searching for inventive inspiration,” Sampas mentioned. “Dave and Casey’s distinctive model of immersive storytelling and monitor document of success make them the proper associate to deliver Jack’s groundbreaking work to the podcast area.”
“Followers of Jack after all are going to like this venture, however all podcast listeners are going to be excited by the roster of expertise this present will embrace,” added Cunha.
“As writers who have been influenced by the counter-culture period that Kerouac helped create, we’re humbled and proud to be partnering with the Kerouac Property to share his genius with the podcast world,” Wedge and Sherman added. “It is a dream venture for us and we are able to’t anticipate individuals to listen to the tales of how Kerouac influenced a few of our most beloved artists and musicians.”
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