A look at Neal Cassady, who was an icon of the Beat Generation of the 1950s and the psychedelic movement of the 1960s, perhaps best known as the inspiration for the character of Dean Moriarty in Jack Kerouac's classic On the Road.
Going on the road made him a legend. Now he just has to live it down.
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References Rebel Without a Cause
Honky Tonk Man
Written by Johnny Horton
, Howard Hausey and Tillman Franks
Performed by Johnny Horton
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