Record Launch

Wed 11 Dec 18.30

Wed 11 Dec 18.30

FREE Booking essential

Join artist Aaron Hughes and special guests Syrian Kings and GemArts, Gateshead to celebrate the launch of the record Poetry Despite/Music Despite (Eternal War Requiem), produced as part of Hughes’ project for BALTIC Artists' Award 2019.

Tea will be shared as part of Hughes’ ongoing Tea Project alongside the premiere of the LP, recorded live at BALTIC that features performances by maestro Karim Wasfi, Iraqi-American poet Dunya Mikhail, Iraq War veteran poets Kevin Basl and Carlos Sirah and very special guests Syrian Kings and GemArts, Gateshead.