Kate Tempest

Owen Jones And Kate Tempest: Wake Up And Love More

Kate Wyver | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Kate Wyver

"too concerned with their own thoughts to think about the weather But we see clouds like furious ink Thick liquid sinks and whips the wind Pitch shift...

Is Iceland The Best Place In The World To Be A Female Musician?

Vanessa Reed | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Vanessa Reed

I've just returned from Iceland Airwaves, an international music festival and industry meeting point I've long wanted to attend for its other-worldly ...

Why Support for Industry Showcasing Is So Important to Musicians Across the World

Vanessa Reed | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Entertainment
Vanessa Reed

Last night, we organised an event in Parliament with the UK's Minister of Culture and Digital Economy, Ed Vaizey, to celebrate ten years of the Intern...

Who's Been Nominated For This Year's Mercury Prize?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

The 12 albums shortlisted for this year’s Barclaycard Mercury Prize 2014 have been announced, with Damon Albarn, Bombay Bicycle Club and Royal Blood...

Brand New Ancients - 4 Stars - The Young Vic‏

Pete Strauss | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Pete Strauss

Tempest shuffles onto the stage with a kind of affable apprehension and informally introduces us all to the show, keen to emphasise that the typical barriers between performer and audience don't apply here

Have We Grown Too Impatient for Poetry and Spoken Word?

Jack McSweeney | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jack McSweeney

Why do I get the sense that spoken word remains a niche cultural avenue? I'm not here to pose the tired question, 'Is poetry dead?' but rather: Have we become unreceptive to the word?

Spoken Word Steps Out of the Shadows

James Bunting | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Comedy
James Bunting

Another year and another Edinburgh fringe passes. Arty types have all patted each other on the back, Edinburgh businesses have all patted their wallets, and the beautiful old town can return to normal.

Sam Parker

Meet Kate Tempest, The Most Exciting Young Writer In Britain

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Parker | Posted 12.09.2012 | Home

As her new solo play Brand New Ancients gets underway at the BAC, we speak to Kate Tempest, Britain's leading young poet, playwright and rapper about ...