Official website of spoken word artist Mat Lloyd #skaterpoet

"Mat Lloyd has the cap. Mat Lloyd has the words. All he needs now is the beard..." Scroobius Pip


Small town state of mind to bigger things…

Photo via Kris Webb A few years ago I wrote a piece called ‘This Town’, as a reaction to what I was seeing around me, something my friends and I called “small town state of mind”. This is when someone blames the town they live in for their current situation. You know the type, they’re constantly telling you how much… Read more →

Mark Grist

A Teacher, Eh?

I first met Mark Grist a few years back when I was invited to perform at a night he was co-hosting in Peterborough. I’ll always remember the evening as one of the most enjoyable spots I’ve ever had. On finishing my set I received a standing ovation from fifty percent of the crowd, the HIP HOP fifty percent of the… Read more →


A Guide to Cracks & Curbs: London

Can’t tell you how stoked I am to have been involved with this project for American Magazine ‘Stay Wild’. I have been eagerly awaiting the completed project to hit the web since mid December! As a poet and a skateboarder I jumped at the chance to be involved. Thank you to Hannah Bailey of Neon Stash for asking me to… Read more →


Spoken Word, Poetry & Skateboarding

I’m waiting eagerly for a video to be released online. One that I’m absolutely ‘stoked’ about! I’ve always wanted to mix my passion for spoken word, with my passion for skateboarding, and finally it’s happened. About ten days or so ago, my friend Hannah Bailey called me; she runs Neon Stash and is an awesome advocate for skateboarding and ladies… Read more →