The Tommy Flowers Community Pub Lucia Scazzocchio went to the launch of a new community pub in Poplar conceived by arts collective Fitzrovia Noir and dedicated to a local personality (and soon to be national hero?) computer engineer Tommy Flowers. Tommy Flowers Pub
Studio interview with Abigial Tarttelin Interview with Hackney based Abigail Tarttelin author of Dead Girls a feminist crime thriller just published with Mantle books following her critically acclaimed novel Golden Boy
This month Pearl Wise speaks to Hackney based author Abigail Tarttelin about her newly published feminist crime thriller Dead Girls, we delve into the vaults with Nia Charpentier’s piece on pigeon whistles, Pearl reports from the opening of a community pub in Poplar commemorating World War II computer engineer Tommy Flowers, Mae-Li Evens takes us behind the scenes of Raw Materials an exhibition at Bow Arts plus live music from Jonathan Holder & The Good Thinking.
Hakeem Kazeem from The Batty Mama
Interview with Hakeem Kazeem, from The Batty Mama an organisation specialised in Queer black and brown performance arts and events.
Alt Queer Black P.R.O.M, 27 April at Hackney Showroom.
EASTCAST AWAY RESONANCE FUNDRAISER 8TH FEB
If you missed our EastCast Away Listening lounge on the 8th February, you can listen to what happened via our podcast!
Or listen online here
EastCast leaves the radio studio for a live listening lounge (an open mic for radio) in East London featuring audio works by talented local producers and live music. Part 1 features A Most Amazing Journey by Clare Lynch, Castaway by Mae-Li Evans, What happens when we talk about periods? By Femi Oriogun-Williams and Jessie Krish, Swipe Left Swipe Left (podcast show reel) by Claire Crofton and Gavin Sheik’s Arrival by Lucia Scazzocchio, The life and times of Fangora du Carcuss by London Compass (Theo Johnson and Joel Cox), Starting conversations – Sex by Jessie Lawson for EastCast, Laura by Lucy Dearlove from the Lecker podcast. Live performance of Odysseus in Westfield by Mike Brooks.
Part 2 Live music by A-Mens, The Climb by Mae-Li Evans, Extract from Sound Inside by Tom Glasser, Now Then (show reel) A podcast by Jessie Lawson, The Book Club by Rebecca Lloyd-Evans Everyone Else (show reel) A podcast by Eva Krysiak, The Posh Club by Lucia Scazzocchio for EastCast. Live music by King Tides.