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GIG REVIEW – Rabo De Toro, The Immediate, Dilation @ The Skerries, Bangor

By |September 20th, 2018|1 Comment

It’s a bustling night in the university city of Bangor, all the Freshers are milling around town… The pubs are full and the takeaways are booming…. The Skerries is no exception, with three bands of exceptional quality…

NEW RELEASE – Chugga – Kings Of Tea EP

By |September 19th, 2018|0 Comments


Link2wales Records are proud to announce the release of Chugga‘s ‘Kings Of Tea EP.’
This 8 track CD is available to buy now for a whopping £3.50 (inc postage) and features such wonderment like Considerate Mosh, Gravel Splodge and Ode To Rik and a lyric sheet so you can singalong.
Chugga are from Colwyn Bay, and the two-piece of Tinman and Brute have CVs that include raucous duties for Stuntface, Global Parasite, Seize The Day, The Cox, Spam Javelin and Out Of Use.
Release is limited to 100 copies (or you can download for free) – Don’t delay… Buy today – click the box below and have a cuppa tea…

Neil Crud On TudnoFM – Show #125

By |September 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Liverpool’s Dataslaves have just released an ace new single Apathy Reigns – you can hear a live version of it along with three other equally impressive songs in session on tonight’s show… Band members Dave, Martin and Roy kindly made the trek from Llanrwst and Liverpool to deliver a great performance.
Check out their website…

Neil Crud on TudnoFM – Show 125
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GIG REVIEW – Pete Bentham & The Dinner Ladies @ Invisible Wind Factory, Liverpool

By |September 15th, 2018|0 Comments


[review by Rich Phillips]
[Neil Crud] Super, smashing, great – what a fantastic gig… Euphorically I stated ‘Gig of the year so far…’ and in the stark cold reality of the next morning, I’ll stand by that statement…
It’s a big thing to put on your own birthday party and hope people will turn up and pay to get in – we came in our droves… For tonight is a celebration, the tenth anniversary of Pete Bentham & The Dinner Ladies – a get together with all the previous members of this excellent off the wall not-quite-punk-but-not-post-punk-either band.
I’ll hand over the biro to Rich Phillips…

GIG REVIEW – Meilir @ Pie Records, Rhos-On-Sea

By |September 14th, 2018|0 Comments


It’s as much about the venue as it is the performers who appear here. The quirkiness of decor, the proprietor and the performer… It all adds up to a fine unconventional evening.