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Adam Hadley moving to Brisbane for a bit

By 13 April 2012 17

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Last night I was listening to Brisbane community ration 4ZZZ’s chat to slam poet Darkwing Dubs mostly to hear what they had to say about Canberra’s Bad!Slam!No!Biscuit! poetry slam.

So I was a bit surprised to learn from this unlikely source that Canberra’s champion of the spoken word, Adam Hadley (aka Hadley, aka Jacinda), is moving to Brisbane.

Talking to him last night he’s not seeing this as a permanent move as much as “a bit of an adventure” and at the moment he’s talking about it being a six month stay.

But the temporary has a funny way of becoming permanent (and vice versa).

So safe travels Hadley and I hope Canberra sees you back here sooner rather than later for my own selfish entertainment needs.

[Photo from Asher Floyd's Twenty Photos of One Person series, you can see more of Asher's work on his photoblog]

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17 Responses to
Adam Hadley moving to Brisbane for a bit
Baldy 2:48 pm
13 Apr 12
#1

hmmm. Does this mean the end of Mr Fibby as well????

johnboy 2:48 pm
13 Apr 12
#2

A hiatus at least locally one would imagine.

The Feldons 3:19 pm
13 Apr 12
#3

All the best to Hadley, without doubt the most vociferous and incredible compares we know. Hos performances at the phoenix are, were, legendary.

Oh, and if you ever get a chance to hear his poem about F*** Sean, then do. The line about the cat had us in hysterics.

Solidarity 3:56 pm
13 Apr 12
#4

Random dude moves to Brisbane.

You heard it here first, folks.

johnboy 4:11 pm
13 Apr 12
#5

Solidarity said :

Random dude moves to Brisbane.

You heard it here first, folks.

I feel really sorry for you.

Sorry because you’ve obviously never had the joy of experiencing one of Hadley’s performances.

Sorry because you’re too stupid or lazy to click the provided link to get a tiny taste of what he’s contributed to this town.

And sorry because he’s leaving town before you’ve had a chance to realise how wrong you are.

EvanJames 4:16 pm
13 Apr 12
#6

Is this the same Hadley as who posted the very funny and incisive comments in capitals on the topic about that harridan who slagged off Canberra? I didn’t realise he was famous.

johnboy 4:17 pm
13 Apr 12
#7

I don’t think I’m breaching his privacy in saying that is indeed the same Hadley.

beep 4:20 pm
13 Apr 12
#8

Awesome he’ll have a blast. I moved to Brisbane a year ago. Best thing I ever did.

I still read the riot-act daily of course.

poetix 4:22 pm
13 Apr 12
#9

HAVE FUN.

Baldy 4:34 pm
13 Apr 12
#10

Hadley will be missed. I think I am being very selfish here when I say that I hope his trip to Brisbane is only 6 months and I hope he continues with the organising the Majestic at the next Folk Festival. This year was brilliant.

Ko. 4:37 pm
13 Apr 12
#11

He should have a suburb named after him, or a wild west styled saloon.

Solidarity 4:46 pm
13 Apr 12
#12

johnboy said :

Solidarity said :

Random dude moves to Brisbane.

You heard it here first, folks.

I feel really sorry for you.

Sorry because you’ve obviously never had the joy of experiencing one of Hadley’s performances.

Sorry because you’re too stupid or lazy to click the provided link to get a tiny taste of what he’s contributed to this town.

And sorry because he’s leaving town before you’ve had a chance to realise how wrong you are.

Is he random? Yes, look at his clothes.

Is he a dude? Yep. Well, I assume so.

Is he moving to Brisbane? Yep.

Was it reported here first? Yep, probably.

bloodnut 5:34 pm
13 Apr 12
#13

Solidarity said :

johnboy said :

Solidarity said :

Random dude moves to Brisbane.

You heard it here first, folks.

I feel really sorry for you.

Sorry because you’ve obviously never had the joy of experiencing one of Hadley’s performances.

Sorry because you’re too stupid or lazy to click the provided link to get a tiny taste of what he’s contributed to this town.

And sorry because he’s leaving town before you’ve had a chance to realise how wrong you are.

Is he random? Yes, look at his clothes.

Is he a dude? Yep. Well, I assume so.

Is he moving to Brisbane? Yep.

Was it reported here first? Yep, probably.

The whole article is about it being reported first on Brisbane radio.

so you’re still about as clever as when you started.

Solidarity.

Thumper 7:17 pm
13 Apr 12
#14

All the best man…

Endrey 3:47 pm
14 Apr 12
#15

This is the first reason I’ve ever seen to move to Brisbane.

Jethro 5:37 pm
14 Apr 12
#16

Endrey said :

This is the first reason I’ve ever seen to move to Brisbane.

Brisbane is awesome.

That is all.

Pots 11:38 am
03 May 12
#17

Also a good reason to remove the prohibition against cloning humans. The he could leave behind one Adam dedicated to doing Mr Fibby gigs and all the other stuff (a list too long to write). Possibly a clone would be a better Noimporant anyway.

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