Cerys Matthews

at Kings Place, London

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Blurred Lines

To launch the festival, award-winning musician Cerys Matthews, whose BBC 6 Music Sunday morning show is the most listened to programme on digital radio and includes weekly poetry features, hosts an evening celebrating some of the world’s favourite poems and lyrics in the company of a line-up of inspiring guests. Together they’ll walk along the blurred lines between song and verse.

Cerys Matthews

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Cerys Matthews first achieved fame as lead singer of the group Catatonia. She had an equally successful parallel solo career duetting with Tom Jones on the perennial classic Baby It's Cold Outside and with Space on The Ballad of Tom Jones, plus three critically acclaimed solo albums Cockahoop, Never Said Goodbye and Don't Look Down. Nowadays you're more likely to find her hosting radio shows on both BBC 6Music (Sunday mornings) and BBC Radio 2 (Monday evenings).

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Kings Place

  • 90 York Way
  • London
  • N1 9AG

020 7520 1490
Disabled Booking:
020 7520 1490
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