The Sad Machines is an electro concept album all on the theme of depression. It has spoken word tracks which pack even more or a punch with a backing of synthy music which swings between hypnotic, heartbeaking and the kind of badass where you need a long coat billowing in the wind and a choreographed fight scene.
Confidence Tricks is touring the UK October & November 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Obs74QTufTA This tour is possible thanks a grant from the Spirit of the Rainbow Heron Project, a trust set up in memory of Dora Rachel Franks Daniel. You can read more about Dora’s life here and more about the trust here. 04/10/2016 London, Hackney Attic 07/10/2016 Norwich, Take … Continue reading Confidence Tricks – Video
Dates and links to Facebook events, Eventbrite, etc all below, but the poster is here: 07/10/2016 Norwich, Take 5 10/10/2016 Cambridge, Frank Lee building 11/10/2016 Brighton, Komedia 13/10/2016 London, The PAD, Dagenham 20/10/2016 Glasgow, The Project Cafe 21/10/2016 Edinburgh, Banshee Labyrinth 25/10/2016 London, Hammersmith 26/11/2016 Sheffield Hallam Uni
I’ve been asked a few times about if I’m doing the Fringe this year. I will be up at the Fringe for 2 weeks (13th-29th) but I won’t have my own show this time.* I’ll be doing some guest spots - dates below - as well as various slams and open mics. If you’d like … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe Appearances 2016
Dear pet crematorium Can you please talk me through The four poems you gave me Three apparently written by my dead cat Two of them addressing me as ‘mum’-?
Filmed in April last year at the Tate Modern, courtesy of Queersay, Apples and Snakes and Out in South London. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ld93NyNJ2gg
The wonderful Tyrone Lewis - Roundhouse Slam Champion, photographer, video editor and all-round lovely chap - has made a documentary about the London open mic scene and you should totally watch it. Trailer: Whole documentary: