Gigs coming up…


November Wednesday 27th reading at St Mungos Mirrorball, CCA Glasgow

September Friday 20th 7pm reading at the Climate Strike Solidarity Gig at Leith theatre

August Saturday 31st 8pm The Ceilidh Place, Ullapool

August Friday 23rd: as Claquer at Jupiter Rising

July Saturday 14th, 3.30pm part of an all-dayer at Leith Depot, as Claquer

July Saturday 13th, 6pm, words, loops and layers as part of GTAC fundraiser, Glasgow

July Friday 5th, 6.30pm as Claquer as part of Tragicom at the Patriothall Gallery Edinburgh,

March 6-10th: StAnza Poetry Festival, St. Andrews

March Friday 8th: from 9pm: reading at International Womens day gig, Edinburgh, Henrys Cellar Bar.

February Wednesday 20th: 7.45pm: Claquer celebrating Bell Lungs EP launch, Edinburgh, Henrys Cellar Bar.

February Wednesday 13th, 7pm – October Books, Southampton, 189 Portswood Rd, Southampton SO17 2NF.

February Sunday 10th, 6-7pm – Housmans, London, 5 Caledonian Rd, Kings Cross, London N1 9DY.

February Thursday 7th, 7pm – Hydra Books Bristol, 34 Old Market St, Bristol BS2 0EZ.

February 5th 7.30pm, reading as part of Vespers, Edinburgh.

February 5th 2pm: StAnza preview (see March) at Central Library Edinburgh.


November Friday 30th – Glasgow, Project Cafe, 7pm. I’ll be reading poems from Faultline at Express Yourself poetry night organised by Tell is Slant Poetry bookshop folk.

Wednesday November 28th – Glasgow, Glad Cafe, 7.30pm. I’ll be reading text from Faultline as part of a duo Claquer with Jer Reid and harpist Catriona McKay, mixing text, guitar, loops, noise and harp based around a poem (Prayer for the Blackfish) which we’ve recorded for a compilation cd to mark Remembrance day for lost species.

Friday November 23rd – Edinburgh, Leith Depot, 7.30pm  I’ll be reading text from Faultline as part of a duo Claquer with Jer Reid, mixing text, guitar, loops, noise, at the Refugee Benefit night #24

Friday November 16thEdinburgh, Lighthouse Books 7pm. The Edinburgh launch of Faultline. The first 15 tickets are free, after that they cost £3 (which counts towards the cost of any copy of Faultline you might buy there).

Wednesday November 7th Faultline Glasgow Launch Night, The Glad Cafe, from 7pm. By donation to cover costs. Not for profit. No one turned away for lack of funds. I’m really excited to be joined for that night by Alison Smith, Helen Moore, Andra Simons and Raman Mundair who will be reading/performing their own work in relation to some of the pieces in Faultline. And I’ll be playing with Jer Reid as part of our duo Claquer, joined by Alison Roe on Taiko drum, improvising with the Faultline text, and sound. Djing inbetween and after by Letitia Pleiades… More info about everything below!