Still moving along…

Sorry for lack of updates. I’ve been busy digging through old footage of Ron’s travels across the U.S. It’s been a fun experience watching the road unravel below Whitehead’s feet. There is some great footage here that will help flush out Ron’s character in the documentary. I still have around 15-20 hours of footage to go through.

Posters are still available. I think we’ve found a vendor so make an order and help us reach a budget. There are more interviews that require travel and all funds will go towards travel and production on the film.

“The only way to deal with an un-free world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.” – Albert Camus

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Short run posters

Hey everyone,

I’m going to be testing out some printers. If you’d like to get an early edition Outlaw Poet poster click on the donate button below. Enter $25 as the amount and let me know you would like an early run poster. I’m going to have Ron sign these. Also select which image you would like. Ron and Hunter S. Thompson or Ron/zombie wakerupperwarrior. As a test run there will only be 10 posters purchased, so if you want one act fast.

Thanks, Nick

Note: If you don’t have a credit or debit card or would rather pay by check send me an email here: storm.nick @ gmail.com and let me know.

Song to Whitehead

Support the Outlaw Poet film & the work of Russel Hulsey

Song to Whitehead

Song to Whitehead, Russel Hulsey 2010

53 x 42

acrylic, charcoal, & graphite on paper


Send an email to

storm.nick (at) gmail.com

to inquire about purchasing this powerful painting





Funds will be split between the artist and filmmaker

for film production costs

Outlaw Poet: A Documentary on Ron Whitehead
From producer/director: Nick Storm

The cinema verite story of Outlaw Poet and king of the underground Ron Whitehead. This feature length documentary film will be a journey through Ron’s life; from driving 60-miles an hour at 3 a.m. through the streets of Louisville, in reverse, with Hunter S. Thompson, to his relationships with Beat Generation juggernauts, complete with an introspective look at his childhood growing up on a farm in rural Ohio County western Kentucky.

Through images, interviews, and Ron’s own words, the story of Ron Whitehead will be documented as he travels to Iceland to share his latest book The Storm Generation Manifesto and on parting, the wilderness poems (produced by Gill Scott Holland’s Holland Brown Books www.hollandbrownbooks.com). He’ll read “The Viking Mountain” and “The Storm Generation Manifesto” atop The Viking Mountain plus readings from San Francisco crossing the USA to New York City to Ireland and Scotland and England and The Netherlands and Belgium and Italy and Germany and India and Nicaragua and Argentina and Beyond.

The film will include interviews & appearances from: Anita Thompson, Douglas Brinkley, Frank Messina, Birgitta Jonsdottir, Michael Dean Odin Pollock, Olafur Gunnarson (Iceland’s leading novelist), Black Pig Liberation Front and many more. Plus music from the Nappy Roots and other major bands/musicians.

To buy signed Outlaw Poet posters/dvd’s and other goodies:


The Interviews: Birgitta Jónsdóttir

Birgitta is a member of the Icelandic Parliament for the Movement. She is also a member of the following parliamentarian committees: Foreign Affairs committee, Environmental committee, EU application committee, Truth commission committee, Nato committee.
Jonsdottir is also a poet, writer, artist, editor, publisher, activist and internet pioneer. Her first poetry collection was published in her early 20’s by Iceland´s biggest publisher AB books, in 1989. Birgitta organized “Art against war” where a number of Icelandic artists and poets came out to protest the war in Iraq. Birgitta set up the first Icelandic online art gallery in 1996 for the Apple Shop in Iceland. Birgitta has participated in several international projects related to writing and activism including “Poets Against the War”, “Dialogue among Nations through Poetry”, and “Poets for Human Rights”. She also edited and published the two international books The World Healing Book and The Book of Hope which contains writings by Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Rita Dove, Dalai Lama, Rabbi Michael Lerner, John Kinsella, and Sigur Rós. Birgitta is a founder of Beyond Borders Press and Radical Creations. Birgitta is a part of International Network of Parliamentarians’ for Tibet.

Four poems of Ron Whitehead by Peter D. Pecere, Composer

Peter will soon present his composition of Four poems of Ron Whitehead soon and will be featured in The Outlaw Poet documentary.

Peter D. Pecere studied composition with Bright Sheng and Evan Chambers in Ann Arbor, Michigan
and also studied composition and theory with Karlheinz Stockhausen in Kürten, Germany. Pecere
studied music at Hofstra University, and Mannes College of Music in New York, N.Y. as a piano
performance major under Eugenia Monacelli. Later he continued his piano studies in New York with
Karl Ulrich Schnabel and continues to study with Frank Weinstock, at the Cincinnati Conservatory of
Music. Earlier piano studies were under Marion DeJesu, and he also studied theory with John Myszka.

A native of Amityville, N.Y., Pecere has performed numerous piano recitals and won both first and
second prizes in competitions such as the Bay Shore Music Lovers Association, Suffolk Symphony
Orchestra Concerto Competition, Knights of Pythias Competition, and others.

Pecere also worked as a studio musician for Cumberland Productions, Inc., in New York as a
keyboardist, arranger, and conductor. He produced and performed on recordings for pop groups such
as Pajent, The Grasshoppers, The Stone Project, and others. Pecere received critical acclaim for his
work in this field from the former Beatle, Sir Paul McCartney.

Pecere’s compositions are influenced by his background in mathematics. He holds a Bachelors of
Science degree in mathematics from State University of New York, Stony Brook, and a Masters of
Science degree in mathematics from Long Island University, Brookville, New York.

Pecere’s composition, “0, 1, 4750Å” appears on ERMMedia’s, “Masterworks of the New Era” Volume
15. His latest work, “String Quartet Number One, Alaska II” will appear on Volume 17 of the same
series, due sometime in 2011/2012. (Distributed by NAXOS and Apple iTunes®)

Outlaw Poet teaser poster 2

The cinema verite story of Outlaw Poet and king of the underground Ron Whitehead. This feature length documentary will be a journey through Ron’s life; from driving 60-miles an hour at 3 a.m. through the streets of Louisville, in reverse, with Hunter S. Thompson, to his relationships with Beat Generation juggernauts, complete with an introspective look at his childhood growing up on a farm in rural Ohio County western Kentucky where Bill Monroe birthed Bluegrass Music, Ron & Johnny Depp both birthed in Owensboro Kentucky.

Through images, interviews, and Ron’s own words, the story of Ron Whitehead will be documented as he travels to Iceland to share his latest book/cd/dvd The Storm Generation Manifesto and on parting, the wilderness poems (produced by Gill Scott Holland’s Holland Brown Books http://www.hollandbrownbooks.com). He’ll read “The Viking Mountain” and “The Storm Generation Manifesto” atop The Viking Mountain plus readings from San Francisco crossing the USA to New York City to Ireland and Scotland and England and The Netherlands and Belgium and Italy and Germany and India and Nicaragua and Argentina and Beyond.

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