These people are not just amazing because they’re performing with us. They are whole other lots of amazing. Do click through to their websites and see just how amazing!
Editor of Ferment Zine
Poet, musician, one of Tamara’s Martyrs
Co-host of Oxford Hammer & Tongue, slam poet extraordinnaire and one of eight cuts’ biggest crowd-pleasers.
Editotr of For Books’ Sake
Denizen of Oxford’s undergroundest underground and author of a blog that is a glorious, insightful paean to punk
editor-in-chief at Philistine Press
author of Going Back
Editor of Quickies and purveyor of flash fiction.
Musician, composer, author of the extraordinary and brilliant Verruca Music
David Gaffney lives in Manchester. He is the author of Sawn Off Tales
(2006), Aromabingo (2007), Never Never (2008), and Sawn off opera a
set of operas with composer Ailis Ni Riain. He has written articles
for the Guardian, Sunday Times, Financial Times and Prospect magazine.
and his new collection of short stories, The Half Life of Songs, is
Unique, compelling, unlike anyone or anything. Author of The Zoom Zoom, commended by the Guardian First Book Award judges as “a lively and original new voice in poetry”
Our first ever musical collaborator, whose stunning compositions and unique voice have taken her to some amazing musical places. It’s a privilege to announce we are working with her again
Author of the Joslin De Lay mysteries and many many others, and part of Authors Electric digital publishing collective
Winner of the 2010 Tower Poetry Prize, and author of Typewriter on the Bed
Award-winning author of The White Road and Other Stories
MC Of the open mic at Oxford Pride, coordinator of Oxford International Women’s Festival Poetry Night, and author of the jawdropping Tales of Unrequited Love
um, that’s me
Author of The Homeless Oratorio
Experimental electronica like nothing else.
editor at Metazen, columnist for Huffington Post. Poet.
Author and host & founder of Brighton Fringe’s fabulous, award-winning Grit Lit
Host of Allographic, Poetry Kapow and Hammer and Tongue Cambridge
Founder of the Alliance of Independent Authors
2010 Oxford Hammer and Tongue Champion
The Purple Poet
Musician and host of Oxford’s legendary Queen of Clubs Cabaret
Winner of the 2011 Not the Booker Prize
James Purcell Webster
peroformance editor at Sabotage Reviews