John Giorno (born 1936) is an American poet and performance artist. He founded the artist collective Giorno Poetry Systems and coined its mass communication experiment Dial-A-Poem. He became prominent as the subject of Andy Warhol's film "Sleep". He is also an AIDS activist and fundraiser.
Bernard Heidsieck (born 1928) is a French sound poet. He is the former vice-president of the Banque Française du Commerce Extérieur in Paris and former president of the Commission Poésie at the Centre National du Livre.
Glenn Weyant is a sound sculptor, journalist, baker, educator and so on and so forth living in Tucson, Arizona USA. Visit www.sonicanta.com for extensive information, downloads, images and other stuff.