From the gutter in Rhyl to the bright lights of London, Bright Young People kick the beggar on the sidewalk, flick the V’s at the cameras and act cooler than cool in the name of rock and roll… Make that dirty rock and roll. Their debut (proper) 5 track EP gives a nod to sunny Rhyl with the title ‘Sunshine Town EP’ and is loud, gritty and uncompromising with it’s Stooges swagger and spit you in the face attitude. (itunes) READ MORE »
V Festival was announced today – what a line-up! What a complete pile of shit! I’ve said this for a few years… Imagine forking out £200 to see probably four or five decent bands amid a turgid dirge of talent show wannabes performing their one ‘hit’, which’ll be a cover version, and pad the rest of their karaoke set with more cover versions? READ MORE »
With Wales Online revealing The 50 Most Stylish People In Wales – I thought it’d be good for a giggle to reveal the ten scruffiest..!
Let the countdown commence…
Hailing from that dump of an area called Deeside, North Wales, you may even have a twinge of sympathy for these dirty smelly, sweaty, noisy bastards. The aftermath of a gig by Falls is usually one of shed chest hair and dandruff. READ MORE »
A mysterious 15 second video appeared on YouTube today, posted by the Super Furry Animals.
Offering nothing than a loop of If You Go Down To The Woods Today – it has set the rumour mill turning…
Are we likely to see a reunion of the band after their 5 year hiatus?
Are they simply piquing interest in the light of the new ‘Rise of The Super Furry Animals’ book by Ric Rawlins?
The guessing game is under way… Woods? Maybe a Festival No.6 appearance?
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No need for a Parental Advisory sticker on this new single from Wrexham’s Orient Machine, a Public Health Warning would be more fitting. If Hector was an earthquake it would render Richter redundant. It is like a confused storm; Hector is warm, cold, sometimes beautiful and also absolutely ferocious. READ MORE »