Hip-hop activist Lowkey makes a triumphant return to the live scene off the back of Ghosts of Grenfell – a devastating event that he witnessed first hand. showcasing Lowkey in fine form,
His legendary back catalogue fuses politically charged lyrics and deft dissection of topics such as race, war, global poverty and politics with anthemic choruse showcase in unrelentingly energetic live performances.
Lowkey is a towering figure of the scene who renews the old tradition of conscious hip-hop activism for the war on terror generation.
The Sun Ra Arkestra, under the able direction of altosaxophonist Marshall Allen since Sun Ra left the planet in 1993, returns to Edinburgh in April.
James Yorkston returns to Summerhall to celebrate the release of his new album The Route to the Harmonium on Feb 22nd 2019. With support from Viking Moses.
Grace Petrie is a folk singer, songwriter and activist from Leicester, UK, she has been writing, recording and touring relentlessly ever since. Her unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over audiences everywhere.
Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed. Here, she will be joining us to perform poems, read from and chat honestly and openly from her latest poetry collections.