John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.
Toria Garbutt is a spoken word artist from Knottingley - a former mining town in West Yorkshire
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.
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.
For two decades, Gretchen Peters has been one of Nashville's most beloved and respected artists.
Mike Garry was a librarian for 15 years before becoming a poet.
Hailed as “a raw and thrilling new talent”, Freya Beer is a singer-songwriter from West London.
If you are going to a Beth Nielsen Chapman concert get ready to laugh and cry and, well, just fasten your seat belt.