This Thursday at the Leeson Lounge, Upper Leeson Street, Dublin 2 at 8pm. Free
Poet Kevin writes:
It’s always a good mad mash up of music and word, an anarchic arc taking you from folk to rap, bards to beats. Money in hat. And a great night guaranteed. Kicks off 8pm this time because of the extensive line-up…
Soulful spoken wordsmith Kevin Barrington (of controversial cat women poem fame) and friends take to the informal stage of the Leeson Lounge, Leeson Street, Dublin to rant rave laugh and sing TOMORROW at 9pm.
We managed to smuggle this recording through the Dalkey Book Festival Stalinist publicity clamp-down.
Kevin Barrington performing Van Gogh Is Such A Sneaky Painter at the Dalkey Book festival, Dalkey, Co Dublin. at the weekend.
Meanwhile, in Paris, France TOMORROW?
“Mercredi prochain, dans le cadre de la Périphérie du Marché de la Poésie, grande soirée jazz et poésie avec Niwel Tsumbu & The Multiverse et les poètes Kevin Barrington, Caya Makhele, Maxime Ndebecka, Gabriel Okoundji. €7. 7.30pm.
Translation: Kevin is performing tomorrow night at a jazzy soiree at the irish Cultural Centre, 5 rue Irish, Paris . 8.30pm.
Rapid-talking, Dublin-born, beatnik bard Kevin Barrington [performing ‘Jack Kerouac’, above] returns [following a recent now happily resolved health issue] to the Monday Echo spoken word night at the International Bar, Wicklow Street, Dublin.