About us

Expert, helpful, creative, professional... An agency service built on experience

Edge Street Live provide professional, creative event management, concert promotion, artist management and more. 

We are specialists in the areas of food and drink and live music - our team brings together decades of experience within these sectors – but we work across a wide spectrum of projects. 

We’re a passionate team who believe in personal service, long hours, realistic planning, fuss free communication, attention to detail and positive thinking!

Our team founded the biggest food festival in the UK and have staged some of the nation’s most iconic music events. We have a breath of experience, contacts and ideas that’s in a league of it’s own. Our team are accredited and trained in food safety, first aid and are also personal license holders. 

Take a look at our services and client portfolio pages to get a full flavour of what we do… 


Dr. John Cooper Clarke

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.

Henry Normal

Henry is a writer, poet, TV & Film producer, founder of the Manchester Poetry Festival (now the Literature festival) and co-founder of the Nottingham Poetry Festival.

Brian Bilston

Brian Bilston has been described as the Banksy of poetry and Twitter’s unofficial Poet Laureate; with over 200,000 followers on social media, Brian has become truly beloved by the online community.

John Robb

John Robb talks about a life in music, his best selling art of darkness book, being the first person to interview Nirvana, inventing the word britpop and adventures on the post punk frontline...

Nigel Planer

Nigel Planer was an original member of the comedy groups at the centre of the ‘Alternative Comedy’ movement in the 1980s and starred in the seminal TV series The Young Ones, and The Comic Strip Presents.

Clare Ferguson-Walker & Robin Ince

Clare is an award winning performance poet, comedienne sculptor and singer who's first spoken word show "California Scheming" toured the UK to rave reviews.

Luke Wright

Whether he’s opening for the Libertines or reciting Georgian ballads down your local, Luke Wright is adept at taking poetry places it doesn’t normally go.

Toria Garbutt

Toria Garbutt is a spoken word artist from Knottingley - a former mining town in West Yorkshire


John Cooper Clarke

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.

Since then his career has spanned cultures, audiences

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