Stick the kettle on mate! Join stand-up poet Laurie Bolger “Round @ Laurie’s” every Sunday evening for some decent spoken word and fine tunes you can digest your Sunday roast, or nurse your hangover to.

Laurie is a London-based poet and presenter with a talent for getting UK audiences’ tears rolling and shoulders shaking. Before joining Roundhouse Radio, she was a runner and presenter at Wired FM Limerick, Camden Community Radio, Hospital Radio Bedside and Fire 107.6 FM Bournemouth.

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15 May 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie Bolger brings you an eclectic mix of new and exciting stand-up poets and some bloomin Listen
8 May 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie is joined by extremely talented Roundhouse Resident Artist Jay Johnson, Round @ Laurie Listen
17 Apr 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonights lineup is a BANGIN? one! Laurie gives away tickets to London?s best stand-up poetry night Bang Said The Gun, her Dad drops in with the word that?s wound him up this week and all the poets and musicians say great words LIVE on from the Roundhouse Listen
10 Apr 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie Bolger brings you an eclectic mix of new and exciting stand-up poets and some bloomin? great musicians. Listen
3 Apr 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Round @ Laurie?s we?ve gone all acoustic. A playlist of chilled tunes and some proper good poetry thrown in too. So stick the kettle on and tune in! Listen
6 Mar 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight live from Roundhouse London it's mega chilled "Round @ Laurie's" as far as music goes but poetry wise it's bloomin' mental. Stick the kettle on and enjoy! This is a gooden x Listen
28 Feb 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie brings you some seriously chilled out tunes and brilliant poets with words that are well worth leaving the pans to soak to. Stick the kettle on mate! Listen
14 Feb 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight snuggle up with Laurie Bolger for a "Round @ Laurie's" for an anti-Valentines day special packed full of tunes and poems to pop all those heart shaped balloons to. Listen
24 Jan 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie speaks her show from the swanky new studios the Roundhouse and asks you - William Wordsworth or Will.I.Am - "Who the BANGIN' 'ELL Said It", @RoundhouseRadio to get your hands on @bangsaidthegun tickets! So lend your fine ears here and tune Listen
10 Jan 2016 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie Bolger brings you an eclectic mix of new and exciting stand-up poets and some bloomin? great musicians. Listen
13 Dec 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie brings you all the best poets and musicians Round @ Laurie?s. Laurie?s Actual Dad #LAD pops in and has a word, as well as some shout outs for you lovely listeners and competition you will not want to miss. Stick the kettle ON and tune in! Listen
6 Dec 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie brings you the cream of the crop poetry from the likes of Mark Grist, Sally Jenkinson, Rob Auton and my Roundhouse Radio Poet In Residence, Oh Standfast. As well as loads of tunes that are good for your Sunday ears! Stick the kettle on and Listen
29 Nov 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm On tonight's show Laurie brings you a playlist featuring Mercury Music prize winners and nominee's plus some great poetry for your lug holes. Stick the kettle on! Listen
15 Nov 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie brings you the words of mega-poets Rob Auton, Laurie Ogden, Daniel Cockrill and Jonny Fluffy Punk plus a playlist of mega-bathtime tunes. Sunday night mega-chill out. Tune in! Listen
9 Nov 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie brings you the words of mega-poets Rob Auton, Laurie Ogden, Daniel Cockrill and Jonny Fluffy Punk plus a playlist of mega-bathtime tunes. Sunday night mega-chill out. Tune in! Listen
8 Nov 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight's Laurie bring you stand-up poetry from the likes of Robert Auton Daisy Thurston-Gent, the BBC 1Xtra's #WordsFirst crew Rae and Will plus London's first ever Young Poet Laureate Warsan Shire. There's also a word from Laurie's Actual Dad #Lad on tw Listen
1 Nov 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm This week "Round @ Laurie's" it's all about chilled out tunes and poetry to warm your bones to. Stick the kettle on mate. Beautiful! Listen
25 Oct 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm This week Laurie brings you some lush poets from Kate Tempest to Inua Ellams and some luscious tunes too. Laurie's Actual Dad #LAD has a word too! Oh and there's a giveaway to make you go megalols. Now stick the kettle on....milk one sugar in mine please. Listen
4 Oct 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie Bolger brings you an eclectic mix of new and exciting stand-up poets and some bloomin? great musicians. Listen
16 Aug 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie hosts the fabulous Roundhouse Poetry Collective "Spare The Poets" as well as bringing you a cracking Sunday playlist of tunes and banter including and a word from her dear old Dad #LAD Nice one. Listen
9 Aug 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm This week Laurie brings you Poetry from Edinburgh?s finest Oh Standfast and Rob Auton as well as a cracking interview with ranting poet Chip Grim and lots of tunes to celebrate the sun with! Listen
26 Jul 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie brings you all sorts of poetry and music, from Don Patterson to Jemima Foxtrott, from Future Islands to Lisa Hannigan. It?s all about the Sunday chill out, poetry giveaways and even a bit of banter from Laurie?s Actual Dad #LAD too?so stick Listen
19 Jul 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm This week ?Round @ Laurie?s? brings you a pretty nifty giveaway in ?Who The Bangin? ?Ell Said That? the poet or the musician? As well as that Laurie?s award winning father joins her on the show with ?The Word That?s Pissed Him Off This Week? and there?s l Listen
12 Jul 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight it's a fairly chilled acoustic playlist Round At Laurie's plus some brilliant poets thrown in for good measure. As requested, Laurie throws in a poem of her very own, plus there's a guest appearance from her old man #LAD Listen
5 Jul 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie Bolger brings you an eclectic mix of new and exciting stand-up poets and some bloomin? great musicians. Listen
28 Jun 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie brings you an alternative Glasto soundtrack full of brilliant poets and musicians?get in. Stick the kettle on and get this one in your ears. Lush! Listen
21 Jun 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie rounds up some of the hottest poets on the scene for some spoken word to sort your Sunday. Oh and a carefully crafted playlist of tunes to chill to. Lovely Jubbly. Listen
14 Jun 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm A chilled playlist and some incredible spoken word; what more do you want from a Sunday?! Listen
7 Jun 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie is joined by brilliant lady poet Jemima Foxtrot for chats about poetry, dating, body image, politics and being a full-time legend. Stick the kettle on and tune in! Listen
31 May 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie has highlights from the Last Word Festival, interviews with spoken word artists Jack Rooke and Sophie Rose, plus a word from her dad! Listen
17 May 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Laurie brings some brand new music, as well as featuring some extracts from a handful of artists performing at Last Word Festival! Listen
3 May 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight Laurie chats to amazing poets Cecilia Knapp, Maria Ferguson and Becci Fearnley about their brand new spoken word shows to be scratched at Roundhouse's Last Word Festival later this month. Listen
26 Apr 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm It's all things BANG Said the Gun "Round @ Laurie's" this evening...live highlights and tickets to give away plus some gorgeous music and poetry from Rosie Hopkins and Amy Acre...Sunday chill...sorted. Listen
19 Apr 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm You'll love this! Rosie and Royce join me for a live session in the studio this evening, performing material from their exclusive EP to be released shortly...lovely jubbly. Listen
12 Apr 2015 7:00pm - 8:00pm Tonight's playlist Round at Laurie's includes the likes of?Anthony Anaxagorou, alt-J, Super Spokes and Jemima Foxtrot. Proper chill out for a Sunday evening. Stick the kettle on! Listen