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This Day in Welsh History - December 1st
LATEST BLOGSAn interesting basic factual account of Welsh history in the Viking era. Part 1 of this series can be found here: Celtic Britons: the Origins of Medieval Wales - YouTube The channel features several videos on the history of the Celts in Europe and Britain. Click here for a complete listing.
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23 Nov 2022Following on from their second album (Divine Invasions), collaborations with Welsh poet Autumn Juvenile and Polish Artist Michal Iwanowski, plus an R.E.M cover, electronic post-rock duo Ritual Cloak are back with a brand new single. ‘Shell’ will be released on 23rd November across all digital platforms. Shell is about being in a dream where you’re constantly searching for someone but never quite finding them. It’s an idea that’s been floating around for a few years and gone through a number of different versions before becoming what it is now. Originally Shell was...
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21 Nov 2022Bethan Lloyd is a Welsh artist whose trance inducing vocals expand over an ocean of rave inspired production, harmonic layering and otherworldly ecstasy. Working within the unseen realms, Bethan has engaged deeply in the art of relinquishing control. Bethan takes her intense explorations of the spirit and emotional realms and blends them into something playful and danceable, a gritty experimental pop. Cutting Circuits is a celebration of relinquishing control, both internally and externally. Changing the pathways of one’s life and opening up to genuine and powerful...
Read More(For Owain Ddantgwyn our Owen of the white tooth in battle a bear Arth/Ursus/Arthursus/Arthur to his family a comfort to his kingdom a worthy leader warlike as the age demands) so meet me at the forum in old Viroconium city that vacated shell we fitted like a glove of mail of might of shade of light those men of Rome left in a hurry and tonight we can have our fill from their amphora so have a glass with me a toast for declining empires in the morning we will sharpen our minds and our blade edges ready for the latest wave of pagan invaders to imprint the sand of our beaches with...
Read More“What Jeremy Gluck has brought and continues to bring to music is what nobody else can bring, i.e. lyrical innovation and artistic integrity that goes far beyond the constraints of a business model.” Brendon Moeller (Beat Pharmacy, Echologist) Released in the wake of their debut collaboration on Plan for a Performance for Gluck's album The Self , and the subsequent SWND single Love/I Left the Left Page Blank, their new single The Benefactor is both intense and uncompromising, comprising one eleven-minute spoken word ambient electronic soundscape that builds to a juddering...
Read MoreLibertino · Rogue Jones - Triongl Dyfed (SCROLL DOWN FOR ENGLISH) 'Triongl Dyfed' oedd enw'r ardal o orllewin Cymru lle gwelwyd sawl UFO yn y 1970au a'r 1980au. Cysyniad canolog y gân yw damcaniaeth ddychmygol fod ymosodiadau bwriadol Meibion Glyndŵr i losgi bythynnod gwyliau wedi’u cyflawni gan estroniaid. Yn cael ei chanu yn bennaf o safbwynt yr estroniaid - mae'r gân yn benthyg o 'Mae Gen i Het Tri Chornel', yn dyfynnu rocwyr y 70au Edward H Dafis 'Mae'n Braf Cael Byw Mewn Tŷ Haf', ac yn enwi'r canwr ac actor chwedlonol Bryn Fôn, a gafodd ei arestio ar gam ar amheuaeth...
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30 Oct 2022With Support coming from Gideon Coe on BBC 6 Music , Bethan Elfyn and Adam Walton , BBC Radio Wales & Huw Stephens , BBC Radio Cymru, Frankie Francis and Charlie Ashcroft on Amazing Radio. Celebrated Welsh band Derrero continue an unstoppable 26-year trajectory with their new album Curvy Lines . Recorded back in Nov 2021 the album sees Derrero exploring new ways of working to expand upon their sonic palette and distinctive use of cut and paste song writing. Many ideas were traded across the web and new material was rapidly realised during 4 days of...
Read Morebubblewrap.collective · My Name Is Ian - Spooky Holiday Whilst the Cardiff three-piece multi-genre band My Name is Ian prepare for their upcoming brand new album - due out next year - we’ve got a little 2 minute nugget of Halloween pop-punk fun for you. 'Spooky Holiday' is out across all digital platforms from 21st October. Creatures of Cardiff, My Name Is Ian have already built a back catalogue that would have taken The Stone Roses millennia to mirror. Since 2010 their output of thirteen releases have dealt with break-ups, breakdowns, mysterious lion paintings...
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