Eve Piper – Creatures of the Rave – Audio

A first-person account following the arc of one night of illegal raving, the anticipation beforehand, the rush at its peak and the come down of its closure.  Creatures of the Rave is an immersive soundscape poem exploring the atmosphere and thrill of attending underground raves.

Eve Piper is a Mancunian poet and languages graduate based in Bristol. Since moving South, her spoken word has seen her selected for 1Xtra’s Words First and booked at Glastonbury Festival. She is interested in peripheral perspectives and draws influence from political street art and drum and bass.