25 episodes

A live performance podcast hosted by World Poetry Slam Champion Harry Baker featuring special guests from the worlds of poetry, comedy and music.

Something Borrowed Podcast With Harry Baker Harry Baker

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A live performance podcast hosted by World Poetry Slam Champion Harry Baker featuring special guests from the worlds of poetry, comedy and music.

    S2E5: Inua Ellams - From Anger With Love

    S2E5: Inua Ellams - From Anger With Love

    Happy Easter! This week I am joined by the completely wonderful Inua Ellams, a fantastic poet and playwright who I last shared a stage with in a crowded basement in early March 2020 in one of the last gigs pre-pandemic. Since then he had had his debut...

    • 40 min
    S2E4: Isabel - Find The Poets

    S2E4: Isabel - Find The Poets

    Welcome back! This week I am joined by fellow Roundhouse Poetry Collective alumni and brilliant musician Isabel. As well as a shared love for attempting covers of pop songs with cheap keyboards and mutual appreciation of Zia Ahmed, we discuss the sea...

    • 41 min
    S2E3: Jake Wild Hall - Blancmangetout

    S2E3: Jake Wild Hall - Blancmangetout

    Hey friends, we have a birthday special this week! Not only is it my birthday and sort of the birthday of the show (after first trying out the format on a little thing called Instagram live as a mini-party online because we were just entering a...

    • 34 min
    S2E2: Zena Kazeme - In The Arab World, Live

    S2E2: Zena Kazeme - In The Arab World, Live

    It's Episode 2! This week it was such a treat to get to speak to and hear from the Wonderful Zena Kazeme - We both shared some old old poems and some new old poems, as well as borrowing some stunners from our all-time faves, before finishing on a...

    • 46 min
    S2E1: Gecko 2 - It Must Be Love

    S2E1: Gecko 2 - It Must Be Love

    We're back baby! Season 2 of Something borrowed kicking off with a bang in the form of the lizardy wizard Gecko. Since season 1 Gecko has released a new album from which he treats us to a new song, as well as a gorgeous cover, another creative response...

    • 44 min
    Ep 20: Rachel Long - The Blueness Of Youth

    Ep 20: Rachel Long - The Blueness Of Youth

    It's the season Finale! The Incredible Rachel Long, founder of Octavia Collective and author of the brand new My Darling From The Lions joined me on Zoom and I can't think a more perfect way to bring season one to a close.Alongside me sharing two poems...

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

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LittleRockQueen ,

Lovely to meet you

Hang out with Harry and his brilliant artist guests. Fun format of creations through the lens of something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue.

sarah202087 ,

One of my favorites!!!

I love Harry’s poetry, so I was super excited when he came out with this podcast! It’s a great way to be exposed to a variety of poetry. I can’t wait for more episodes!

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