Attila the Stockbroker

Scope and Content

Consists of letters and proofs relating to the published poetry works of Attila the Stockbroker.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Baine (21 October 1957, Southwick, Sussex, England), better known by his stage name Attila the Stockbroker, is a punk poet, and a folk punk musician and songwriter. He performs solo and as the leader of the band Barnstormer. He describes himself as a "sharp tongued, high energy social surrealist poet and songwriter." He has performed over 2,700 concerts, published six books of poems, and released 30+ recordings (CDs, LPs and singles).