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18th October, Rich Mix, London


Our only London show of the Autumn!  Tickets here



13th October, Cheltenham Literature Festival


Tongue Fu for Kids in the afternoon. Full fat Fu in the evening with Salena Godden, Buddy Wakefield and Vanessa Kisuule. Tickets here

4th October, Arnolfini, Bristol


National Poetry Day special, in association with Boat Poets, with guests Salena Godden, Toby Campion, Amerah Saleh, Craft D, Ruth Sutoyé and Chris White. Tickets here


You can also watch this online live via 7.30pm



15th September, Jaminaround, Dorset


Gig inside a hill – amazing venue. Chris & the Fu band plus sets from Hejira, Alice Zawadzki & Soundspecies. Tickets here

4th August, ATN Festival, Ireland

With Oisin McKenna and Abby Oliveira

28th July, Camp Bestival

Tongue Fu For Kids with Ghecko and Simon Mole

27th July, Port Eliot Festival

With Rosy Carrick, Luke Kennard and Jemima Foxtrot

30th June / 1st July, Jazz TM Festival, Romania

With Amy Leon, Dizraeli, Vanessa Kisuule

May 31st, Rich Mix, London


Come join us for our final Rich Mix show of the season with guests; poet, playwright and firebrand, Joelle Taylor, Yomi Sode – poet, theatre maker and promoter of Boxed In, TV’s Toby Campion – UK Slam Champion and Bethany Black – comic and TV actor.

Tickets here


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April 19th, Rich Mix, London


A line up to shake us all up. Rob Auton – stand-up poet clown philosopher and star of all the TVs, Ansuman Biswas – translator of Tagore’s poetry, designer of underwater sculptures, toured with Bjork!, Belinda Zhawi – former London Laureate and associate poet at ICA and Caroline Teague – slam winning poet, storyteller and singer. Tickets here


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29th March, Rich Mix, London


Our March show features award winning poet, writer and publisher, Anthony Anaxagorou, Bloodaxe published poet, Miriam Nash, UK slam champion, Usaama Minhas & poet and theatre maker, Shagufta Iqbal. Tickets here



16th March, Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival


We play the Folk House as part of Bristol Jazz and Blues Festival with special guests, world slam champ and BBC R4 regular, Elvis McGonagall, NYC singer/poet, Amy Leon and Bristolian poet and theatre maker, Rebecca Taunton. We’re also running a workshop for poets interested in working with music. Tickets here


Tongue Fu portrait 2017 (credit Steph Dray

22nd February, Rich Mix, London


We are joined by the wonders, Hollie McNish, JJ Bola and Hannah Jane Walker Tickets here


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15th February, Tongue Fu for Kids – Royal Albert Hall


We bring our family show to the RAH’s Elgar Room. Chris Redmond is joined by world class storyteller, Jan Blake and slam champion, Sara Hirsch. Tickets here




25th January, Rich Mix, London


We launch a fundraising campaign for our very first studio album, currently in production. Guests joining Chris Redmond will include Hugh and Benin City frontman, Joshua Idehen, Palestinian poet and activist, Rafeef Ziadah, poet and playwright, Zia Ahmed and more. Tickets here



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