presented by Neu! Reekie! Sold Out

1pm-5pm Sun 1st Jan 2017 – Sun 1st Jan 2017 FREE

Marking the 20th anniversary of his death, an array of our hippest brightest talents pay homage to the great Scottish makar Sorley MacLean. 

Orchestrated by the Neu! Reekie! collective, SORLEY:LAND mixes rocknpop, hiphop, poetry and film, including 8 contemporary poets/rappers performing work by the writers in Sandy Moffat’s famous Poet’s Pub painting.  Plus films by Timothy Neat, a Sorley exhibition, and more.

  • Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit)
  • Carla Easton (Teen Canteen)
  • G-Croft (Gaelic Rap)
  • Iona Lee (Scottish Poetry Slam Champion)
  • Eyes of Others (John Maclean Bryden - a relative of Sorley's)
  • Janette Ayachi (Scottish / Algerian Poet)
  • Louie John Lowis (Hector Bizerk)
  • Timothy Neat
  • Kevin Williamson
  • Michael Pedersen

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Important Info

  • Free ticketed event
  • Discover the unique landscape of Scot:Lands with the very best in music, art and theatre, created and curated by Scotland’s most innovative artists and musicians.
  • You will be randomly allocated your venues to visit, you can stay as long or as little as you like. Venues are located between two and ten minutes walk from each other, so be prepared to walk about as you discover the various lands
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