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Visions of Gerard, a 1963 novel by Jack Kerouac. 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Jack Kerouac (March 12, 1922 – October 21, 1969) was an American novelist, writer, poet, artist, and one of the most prominent members of the Beat Generation. ...


  • 1963. Visions of Gerard, ISBN 0140144528

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According to Matthew and Luke, Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea to Mary, a virgin, by a miracle of the Holy Spirit.
Paul wrote that he only saw Jesus in visions, but that they were divine revelations and hence authoritative (Gal 1:11–12).
Even Jesus the Nazarene who imagined that he would be Messiah and was killed by the court, was already prophesied by Daniel.
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Gerard (King Records KICS 2837) and Empty Lie, Empty Dream (King Records KICS 2838) are the quintessential Gerard albums: still connected to Novela's fusion of melodic hard rock and heavy symphonic sound, but heavier on keyboards and slanted far more towards classically-influenced instrumental work than Novela's vocal-driven, extended pop song structures.
Gerard is a bit less consistent, suffering from a muffled and hollow sound and somewhat unassertive rhythm section; Empty Lie, Empty Dream is better in all areas, and perhaps their strongest overall studio work.
Gerard seem to be in their element onstage, where admittedly the nuances tend to wither and the music's essential reliance on pyrotechnics over development comes more apparent.
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