Doug Garry

Doug Garry is a core founder of Loud Poets. He is also an up-and-coming young voice in the Scottish spoken word scene. He was captain of the winning 2014 Edinburgh University UniSlam team, and a winner of the Edinburgh University Literature Society Slam and Edinburgh Antislam. He also belonged to the 2016 winning UniSlam team, and went on to be part of the first international team at CUPSI in Texas. In 2016, he supported three-time world slam champion, internationally acclaimed poet Buddy Wakefield as part of his worldwide tour. As well as being a regular and recognised performer across Glasgow and Edinburgh, he has released collections in both CD and paper form, with Poems and 30 Night Sketches.

Photo: Perry Jonsson