The Poetry Potion Podcast is about poets and poetry. You’ll hear poets speak about their work, read their poetry, hear reviews and analysis as well as news on poetry events and books published. It is hosted by our editor, Quaz Roodt.
The Poetry Potion Podcast is broadcast on Sundays 10am-12pm SAST on ubrfm.net
Alfred Lord Tennyson, Black Kids Republic, He and I, Hear My voice, Lesego Rampolokeng, Magnum Opus, Memphis Poets, Modise Sekgothe, Poetry Relief fund, Rabbie Wrote, Toni Stuart, vangile gantsho, Vusumzi Ngxande, Yamoria
Quaz speaks to Cape Town-based poet and educator Toni Stuart about her recent collaboration with vangile gantsho and Vusumzi Ngxande titled ‘forgetting.and.memory’.
Quaz also speaks to Rabbie Wrote about the work they do at Black Kids Republic.
Quaz Roodt – Just A moment
All Things Will Die – Alfred Lord Tennyson
Magnum opus – Soulb2
Toni Stuart – There is a woman in the mountain this morning
OPEN MIC POEMS:
1. Mamolefe Molefe – Abyss
2. Benji Tshibanda – Gold and silence
3. Joy Dayi – Women
4. Donel – Untitled
5. Jack – Untitled
6. Jason De vos – Harts Begeerte
7. Psycho – Tattooed memories
POETRY MIX TRACKLIST:
1. He and I – Rains
2. Mzwake Mbuli – The Day shall dawn
3. Memphis Poets – Black Lives Matter
4. Modise Sekgothe – Solitude
5. LesegoRampolokeng – Johannesburg
Sabelo Soko, Tinashe Taferinyika, Mafika Gwala, Pick Me Up Poetry, Keitumetse Tlhako, Raya Wambui , Tanya Evanson, Rabbie Wrote, Sibusiso Ndebele, Nomfundo Khambule, Qabaniso Malewezi, Tjawangwa Dema, Napo Masheane, Thobani Mntambo
OPEN MIC POEMS:
Bonolo Mashego, Busi Siliga, Catherine Labiran, D’bi Young, Hear My Voice, Layla Howa, Myesha Jenkins, Natalia Molebatsi, Noluthando, Pick Me Up Poetry, Poetry Relief Fund, Quaz Roodt, Raven Aflekete, Strider, Thando Fuze, The Pharoah Express, Vangile Gantsho, Wanga Fosiko, Word N Sound, Xabiso Vili
Host Quaz speaks to Xabiso Vili, a poet based in the city of Tshwane. They cover poetry slams, the online workshops Xabiso hosts and his Word N Sound poetry league winning poem ‘A Love Poem, Because.’which he recites at the end of his interview.
Amiri Baraka, Belita André, Blindfold, Ewok, Fred Wisdom, Hear My Voice, iDLE, Keorapetse Kgositsile, kwame write & blood drum spirit ensemble, Mak Manaka, Mandisa Vundla, Mo’Afrika Wa Mokgathi, Modise Sekgothe, Mutle Mothibe, Paul Urbanek, Phillippa Yaa De Villiers, Poetry Relief Fund Livestream Series, Quaz Roodt, Raheem Kemet, Sabelo Soko, Sammy & Zee, Sonia Sanchez, Titilope Sonuga, Toni Stuart, Ursula Rucker, Vuyelwa Maluleke, Wazi M Kunene, Yamoria Sunsets, Zee