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Rock for Rimbaud

Kings Place - 90 York Way, London N1 9AG

The poet Arthur Rimbaud is much admired by famous Rock stars and has inspired songs by (among others) Bob Dylan, The Doors, Van Morrison and Patti Smith. This fabulous event featuring the celebrated Rock journalist Chris Salewicz will explore and celebrate these musical influences, and will involve the spinning of a selection of the best songs inspired by Rimbaud.

The playlist will include some fascinating and unusual songs crowd-sourced from the Rimbaud and Verlaine community.

Come and enjoy with us what promises to be a guilty pleasure for all those who love both Rimbaud and Rock music....

Tickets cost £6.50 and can be booked here:

http://www.kingsplace.co.uk/whats-on/spoken-word/rock-for-rimbaud-why-rock-stars-love-the-19th-century-french-poet#.V1F4auTQgmt