Category Archives: News

Martha’s Gig – thank you

Huge thanks to the hundreds of people who shared Martha’s Gig with us on Saturday night (17 October). The performers: John Hegley​, Dan Antopolski​, Maria Friedman, Richard Frostick and the Islington Music Centre, Three Little Birds, Jessie Glynn, Simon John Moffitt​ Olamiju Fajemisin, Soul of the City Choir, The Flaming Yaks of Tibet, Oliver Hayes​,

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Poetlical db8: This ballot’s got your name on it

Vote for music, vote for laughter, vote poetry, vote cake. Poetry and politics come together in a Night of Poetlicks. It’s our electrician spectral – where the candidates may speak only in iambic pentameters, thyming buckets, shining trumpets, or timing sublets.       At John Hegley‘s regular 4th-Monday hustings, Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will try

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Go Purple for the New Year

Post Christmas telly-ed out? Don’t retreat into your shell. Get into the swim of things with Diego Brown and the Good Fairy at the Purple Turtle, Reading. We’re surfing in John Hegley’s wake at Reading’s purplest venue for one night only. Don’t miss it. The Purple Turtle. Reading 9 Gun Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2JR T:

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Hunt down the autumn sounds

Rustle rustle at the Russet. Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will be sweeping along to the golden triangle that is Hackney Downs studios to play their so-called music between storytellers, illusionists and fruitfulness. On 12 November 2014 at 7:30pm. It’s Tailspin Cabaret’s new thing – a collective of award-winning storytellers, mashing the narratives with Diego Brown’s

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