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Big Cakes

Big Cakes

Big Cakes takes no prisoners. The no nonsense rapper from Deptford doesn’t mince words and doesn’t suffer fools lightly. His music is food for thought: he combines reflective life observations with gritty story telling. His clever word play and sharp sense of humour all suggest that Big Cakes is one to watch for the future. His latest album S.K.I.M has been receiving rave reviews and it’s easy to see why.

Fresh – Poetry Meets Hip Hop

Apples & Snakes, England's leading organiser of performance poetry, presents a night of dynamic, accessible hip-hop poetry on Friday 16th March 2007. Californian hip hop poet Metis contemplates issues of race and identity through his passionate and fiery delivery whilst fusion artist Sean Graham weaves words with dance to create stories rich in everyday detail.
 

Mic Check 1, 2 - 2nd June, The Albany, Deptford

Mic Check 1, 2 – 2nd June, The Albany, Deptford

Apples & Snakes, England's leading poetry organisation established in 1982 commemorate the evolution of poetry to lyricism and RAP by celebrating hip-hop as a cross strand of performance poetry in its own right. Apples & Snakes’ provide a platform for poetry that is popular, relevant, cross-cultural and accessible and stretch the boundaries of poetry in education and performance.