Poetry Smackdown guests announced

For those of you who are not aware, 091 Labs will be hosting the latest Poetry Smackdown, which has a usual residence in the Roisin Dubh. It will be an evening of music and poetry hosted by Laurie Leech with a number of guests performing on the night.

Anyone interested in getting up to perform a piece will be more than welcomed, and aggressively encouraged.

Poet Stephen Murray, who recently returned from his cycle to Africa in aid of Galway hospice. Stephen has a book of poetry published by Maverick Press and is currently working on a novel.

Poet Mags Treanor, who also has a book published by Maverick Press, currently hosts the Loose Lips story telling night in the Roisin Dubh, co-hosted by Tommy Tiernan.

Singer/Songwriter Elaine McDonagh, has a number of residences in various pubs around Galway. Most recently she has brought her wonderful voice to the Dublin Pride festival and the main stage at MILK 2010.

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