I will be performing pieces from Sleevenotes at the following events:

24 Jan

Compering the Burns Eve Poetry Slam at the National Library of Scotland

6.00 pm
3 Feb

Compering Tricolour, monthly poetry night at National Library of Scotland, featuring Agnes Torok, Michael Pedersen, and Jem Rolls

6.00 pm
25 Feb

Performance, poetry, at Talking Heids (Sofi's Bar)

7.00 pm
3 March

Compering Tricolour, monthly poetry night at National Library of Scotland, featuring Brian Johnstone, Trio Verso, and Robin Cairns

6.00 pm
9 March  

Performance of Sleevenotes at StAnza poetry festival in a shared set with Rachel Amey.  More details to follow

 TBC

 

Previous events

Here is a list of poetry performances / readings going back to 2004.  I think there are a few missing but I can't recall the details.  There was certainly a small gig in a pub in St Andrews courtesy of the wonderful Milton BalgoniAnyway, here are the ones I can account for:

2013 - 4 December, The Accelerator, Edinburgh
2013 - 27 October, Shore Poets, Edinburgh
2013 - 17 October, Word Up, Stirling
2013 - 23 June, Outspoken, Edinburgh
2013 - 7 April, Inky Fingers / Bletherskites, Edinburgh
2013 - 16 February, Rally and Broad, Edinburgh
2013 - 13 February, Inky Fingers / Craigmillar Writers Group, Edinburgh
2012 - December, Ten Red, Edinburgh
2012 - 7 August, Inky Fingers Minifest, Edinburgh
2012 - March, Ten Red, Edinburgh
2011 - 9 December, Stone Soup, Edinburgh
2011 - 6 April, Stone Soup, Edinburgh
2010 - 29 March, Last Monday at Rio, Glasgow
2010 - 28 February, Is This Poetry, Edinburgh
2010 - May, performance at adult education seminar on performance poetry, Edinburgh University
2009 - Two performances at Underword as part of the Edinburgh Free Fringe Festival
2009 - Three performances at Utter as part of the Edinburgh Free Fringe Festival
2009 - 29 June, Last Monday at Rio, Glasgow
2008 - ConFab, Glasgow (can't remember the date but it was cold and dark as I recall)
2008 - 4 September, Licence Pending, Glasgow
2008 - VoxBox, Edinburgh (pre-summer I think)
2008 - 25 February, Last Monday at Rio, Glasgow
2007 - 21 July, Wickerman Festival, Spoken Word tent
2005-2008 - Several performances at Big Word, Edinburgh
2004 - August, street performances on Royal mile, outside St Giles, Edinburgh.
2004 - Manchester Pride.

 

And here is a summary of poetry slam success :

October 2013 - Winner - Luminate Slam
August 2012 - Finalist - BBC Edinburgh Fringe Slam
March 2009 - Finalist - Scottish Poetry Slam Championships at Aye Write festival in Glasgow
March 2008 - Winner - Scottish Poetry Slam Championships at Aye Write festival in Glasgow.
September 2006 - Winner (Team) - Three Nations Poetry Slam at Bristol Old Vic.
March 2006 - Winner - Big Word Slam, Edinburgh.