Ranting verse sprang from punk and reggae in the early 1980s.
This grassroots poetry was angry, political, sweary, boozy and funny – a predecessor of the vibrant spoken word of today. 143 more words
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We’ve a bit of a do at London’s coolest bar, Vout-O-Reenees, on Thursday 23rd April 2015, 7pm.
The Big J, The Bro’s Grim, Emily Harrison, Joshua Idehen, Tim Wells and Attila the Stockbroker will be doing some of their own poems along with work from the likes of The Comrade, Rowena Tosh, Seething Wells and Michael Smith amongst others. 25 more words
Our run of Stand Up and Spit gigs starts today, 26th March 2015, at London’s most raucous venue Bang Said the Gun.
The Roebuck, 50 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4YG Ginger John and Emily Harrison will be ranting and I’ll be giving a brief talk about the project and reading a few choice poems from my early days and some faves from the likes of Seething Wells and The Comrade. 18 more words