Peter Finch was born in Cardiff where he still lives.
He is a poet, critic and Psychogeographer best known for his declamatory poetry readings and his series of books on his native city, Real Cardiff.
He has been a publisher, a magazine editor, a bookseller and a literary agent.
Until 2012 he was CEO of Literature Wales, the literature promotion agency. His most recent book is Roots of Rock From Cardiff To Mississippi And Back (Seren). His Real Cardiff The Flourishing City will appear from Seren in 2018.