We weren’t in the best of moods as we got stuck in road works for over an hour on the notorious A55 on a grey murky Friday evening on our way to see what could only be loosely described as a “Happening” READ MORE »
Posts tagged Datblygu
(review by Rhys Mwyn – pic by Dai Eastwood)
This gig, let’s call it a ‘Cultural Event’ (far better description) could have taken place somewhere like Düsseldorf or Brussels and would have made perfect sense. An event celebrating experimental / electronic music. READ MORE »
This is the DIY compilation LP released 30 years ago that kick started a Welsh music revolution that still reverberates around today.
Released by Rhys Mwyn on the Anhrefn Label and picked up by John Peel, this album spawned Anhrefn, Datblygu, Super Furry Animals and Catatonia. It made the ignorant English based music media realise there was more to Wales than just sheep shagging farmers. There were sheep shagging musicians too…! READ MORE »
Triskedekaphilia is a collection of previously unreleased session tracks for Radio Cymru’s Heno Bydd Yr Adar Yn Canu between 1991 and 1995. The show, hosted by Nia Melville provided the first port of call for anyone interested in hearing the best in contemporary Welsh music. This collection features early appearances, rare tracks,cover versions and all sorts of strange sounds by your favourite Welsh language underground superstars! READ MORE »