Ever wondered about the difference between rap and poetry? Intimidated by hardcore rappers jiggling lyrics carelessly from coarse tongues, blinging head to toe? Bored of narcissistic nerds nursing old love wounds in verse, slurping beer in the back of dingy open-mic friendly pubs? Would you like to see their crews go head-to-head in a no-holds-barred microphone wrestle? If so, this is probably your night!
Details are here, here and here, and the results are likely to be part of a 1xtra documentary. Bring it on!
I'm hoping to give a long-promised update later tonight, so more later, if you can't make it.... Also, check me, Angry Sam and Solo Cypher out in conversation on the matter for NTS radio's Re:Versed show on Monday.