1000 Poets and Musicians for Change Venue: Grand Central Pub Brighton
The organisers of the invited me to join them and photograph/document the afternoon of poetry readings and live music by various local poets and musicians that had volunteered or been asked to headline. The afternoons entertainment was held at The Grand Central public house in central Brighton with proceeds from seat sales and merchandise auctions going to two charities - ‘Sanctuary on Sea’ a refugee organisation run by volunteers and ‘First Base’ a homeless organisation in Brighton.
Organisers: Tony Frisby, Alanna & Jo Merriman
in order of sequence: Mike/Dr Blue, Tony Swift, Stevie, Laura and Jason, Front-Room Folk, Alanna, Dawn, Akila, Ian, Helen and Nicola, Mike / Dr Blue
Open Mic in order of sequence: Rod Cunningham, Duane Kahlhamer, Charlie Moss, Adam Webb, Paul Crompton, Umit Ozturk, Jillianna Rannicar-Breese, Tim Shelton Jones, Terry Godwin, Susi Oddball, Simon J Keenan