From Billy Elliot to Close The Coalhouse Door, When The Boat Comes In to The Pitmen Painters; now hear the songs and stories of The Pitmen Poets.

A celebration of the triumphs, tragedy, humour and hard times of north-east England’s coal mining tradition in an evening of music, song and spoken word.

Featuring ex-Lindisfarne singer and songwriter Billy Mitchell, Warhorse songman Bob Fox, leading exponent of Tyneside song Benny Graham, and much-covered Durham songwriter Jez Lowe.

After their sell out UK tour of 2017 the four Pitmen Poets return for their final tour in 2019.

 

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Derby Hall @ The Met
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