Spoken word artists have their own unique combination of lyricism, storytelling and performance. In each episode you'll hear 3 performances alongside an interview, a free write challenge and more. From the comedic and entertaining to the passionate and purposeful, poetry is healing for both the writer and the listener.
Solomon Adams: Self Empowerment, Intelligent Movement and Perseverance
Solomon Adams is a poet with soul. His music and poetry combine to take your mind elsewhere. Through pensive and thought provoking verses Solomon's work addresses spirituality, mental health and self discovery. The three pieces we get to hear are...
George Lawrence: Technophobia, Growing Pains and Carbonated Cans
George Lawrence’s work combines his man about town attitude with a sensitivity and emotional awareness only the art form spoken work could elicit. His softly uttered verses explore the complexities of manhood, the inner mind of an awakened social critic...
Henry Beckwith: Motherhood, Fit Bits and Self Affirmation. 1 YEAR ANNIVERSARY with Aiz
WORD SPOKEN IS A YEAR OLD! For the 1 year anniversary special, this episode is hosted by the man who helped kick everything off, Aiz. We talk about how I got into spoken word, why I started the podcast and I answer the questions sent in by the...
Sonny Green: Cocaine, Instagram and Milk Bottles
Sonny Green is a lyrical mastermind. Rapper come mentor come poet come MC come lyricist. Founder and host of Trouble Tongues. His new track GRENADE is OUT NOW! Make sure you get streaming. We get to hear, 'Substance Beneath the Surface', 'Obsessed' and...
#TakeTheMic - Open Mic Competition
#TakeTheMic is here and we've got a KILLER line up for you. There were over 120 people applying with over 200 entries, whittled down to just 10! From romance, to punk, to the political to the lyrical, this episode is brings the variety and energy of an...
Becksy Becks: Hindsight, Anxiety and Balance
Becksy Becks utters her poetry with casual delivery, yet purposeful writing. Her work explores her reactions to the world around her, relationships, loved ones and life itself. We hear 'Silence', '10 Things' and finally 'Tribute'. @BecksyBecks is the...
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Helps me get through dem Monday blues! Love it.
Fun, accessible show about the London spoken word scene x
Spoken word hero’s of the future
What a great platform for the spoken word hero’s of the future. Great variety of artists