Take your vinyl on a night out

20/09/2013 - Summer has been incredible but, we are super pleased to be back home in Ipswich, back in our own beds and here announcing the return of RSPV, our vinyl only open decks night. More >>


First SoapBox artists announced for Folk East

15/03/2013 - It is with great pleasure we announce the first group of artists to be booked on the SoapBox stage at Folk East. More >>


Words & Verses Recordings

14/03/2013 - As you may have heard we started recording all the Words & Verses spoken word open mic nights, held on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at The Spread Eagle, with a great many thanks to The Decibel Kid our friendly neighbourhood beat maker. More >>


Leanne Moden at Words & Verses

14/03/2013 - The Fenlend Poet Laureate Leanne Moden popped by to Words & Verses to read for us. This wickedly funny wordsmith has been a Box favourite for a long time and it was an absolute pleasure to welcome her back. More >>


Scroobius Pip & The Edinburgh Fringe

12/03/2013 - Big Marvellous News from the Box. One of our longest SoapBox-ers Scroobius Pip is taking his first show to Edinburgh Festival Fringe this year! Congratulations Pip. More >>


The Seven Year Itch

01/01/2013 - Happy New Year!2013 is already making me quiver with excitement. We celebrate 7 years of SoapBox gigs in 2013 so we are going to get a bit silly. More >>


SoapBox Videos

26/10/2012 - Here at SoapBox HQ we asked the fantastic Film maker Shaun Fosdyke from Loud Sounds to come and film a bit of our last gig at Kai Bar in Ipswich. More >>


Guitar George Flamenco Style

15/10/2012 - A lovely old video has been recently brought to my attention of Guitar George playing a rare solo set. More >>


National Poetry Day Youtube Playlist

04/10/2012 - So its National Poetry Day (I found out this morning cos Im proper on the pulse). Anyways it got me thinking about all the people I know who profess to hate poetry and being the kind natured person that I am I thought, you know, I can HELP these people ;) So welcome to my Top 20 UK Spoken Word artists, watch enjoy and spread the good WORD. More >>