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).