Two Montserratian artistes, Chadd Cumberbatch and Gavin 'Scrappy' Johnson's Work to be Featured on UK Radio


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Release Date

Monday, February 11, 2019


The works of two Montserratian artistes, Chadd Cumberbatch and Gavin ‘Scrappy‘Johnson will be featured on UK Radio, Chapel FM, during March 2019.

“Angles of Light” Readings of Caribbean Poetry, which will be aired on Chapel FM in Leeds, will feature two poems written and performed by Cumberbatch, following which a song by Garvin "Scrappy" Johnson will be performed, in the latter of this two-part broadcast.

Part 1, which was aired in January 2019 can be found on chapel FM's website as a podcast.

This features an introduction to Caribbean poetry by Professor O.P Adisa and readings by Edward Baugh, Merle Collins, Philip Nanton, Esther Phillips, and Joanne Hillhouse. Cumberbatch’s work is mentioned in Professor Adisa’s opening remarks to this collection of outstanding and relevant poetry coming out of the Caribbean region.

Angles of light is coordinated by Juleus Ghunta and hosted by “The Love of Words” host Peter Spafford.

The date and time for part two of the broadcast will be announced shortly.

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