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Welsh Word Of The Day ( 9/25/2021 ) trafferth - trouble
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N'FAMADY KOUYATÉ - SENGL 'AROS I FI YNA' FT LISA JEN BROWN ALLAN NAWR AR LIBERTINO / N'FAMADY KOUYATÉ - SINGLE 'AROS I FI YNA' OUT NOW ON LIBERTINOLibertino · N’famady Kouyaté - Aros I Fi Yna Mae'r brif sengl oddi ar EP cyntaf N'famady Koyaté ‘Aros i Fi Yna’ yn teimlo fel heulwen braf yr haf bach...@ceri-shaw • 2 days ago • comments: 0
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FOLK POP AFICIONADOS 'LOST TUESDAY SOCIETY' ANNOUNCE BRAND NEW 'BEE SKIN RUG' ALBUM AND ARE SET TO UNVEIL THEIR NEW UPLIFTING SINGLE 'LIGHTS'Swansea Folk-pop aficionados ‘Lost Tuesday Society’ have announced a brand new album entitled ‘Bee Skin Rug’ which will be released independently on Friday 22nd...@ceri-shaw • 3 days ago
Welsh Word Of The Day ( 9/25/2021 ) pam na - why not
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LATEST BLOGSSwansea Folk-pop aficionados ‘Lost Tuesday Society’ have announced a brand new album entitled ‘Bee Skin Rug’ which will be released independently on Friday 22nd of October. ‘Lights’ the first single to be taken from the ‘Bee Skin Rug’ album is a terrific uplifting burst of energy that works as a fantastic preview of what we can expect from their new works. Harmony flooded and certainly becoming a real automatic-earworm, ‘Lights’ really excels and shows off ‘Lost Tuesday Society’s new material to a T, and accompanied with the production of acclaimed long-time friend and producer Joe...
Read MoreLibertino · N’famady Kouyaté - Aros I Fi Yna Mae'r brif sengl oddi ar EP cyntaf N'famady Koyaté ‘Aros i Fi Yna’ yn teimlo fel heulwen braf yr haf bach mihangel yn ein cofleidio. Yn un o uchafbwyntiau cerddorol perfformiadau hwylus a llwyddiannus y band mewn sawl gŵyl o Dyn Gwyrdd i Ganolfan Mileniwm Cymru, i enwi ond ychydig. Mae 'Aros i Fi Yna' yn cynnwys perfformiad gan Lisa Jên Brown (9Bach), yn gân serch sy'n estyn dros gyfandiroedd ac sy'n cael ei fynegi drwy gerddoriaeth afieithus a chywrain N'famady. Mae ei gerddoriaeth wedi'i wreiddio yn nhraddodiad Mandingue o'i...
Read More***English below Artist: TAPESTRI Title:Save your love Format: Single Label: Shimi Distribution: PYST Digital Release Date: October 8th 2021 Genre: Americana / Folk Artist: TAPESTRI Teitl: Arbed dy gariad Fformat: Single Label: Shimi Dosbarthu: PYST Dyddiad Ryddhau Digidol: Hydref 8fed 2021 Genre: Americana / Gwerin Mae Tapestri, band Americana Lowri Evans a Sera Zyborska yn rhyddhau fersiwn Gymraeg a Saesneg o'r un gân, Arbed Dy Gariad / Save your Love. Gellir gwrando ar y ddwy gân trwy'r linciau uchod. “Absolutely...
Read MoreWales’ largest youth movement, Urdd Gobaith Cymru is pleased to announce that applications are now open for its brand-new choir – Côr yr Urdd – which will travel to Alabama in 2022. The choir will be formed to mark the Urdd’s centenary in 2022 and offer a once in a lifetime opportunity for young people across Wales to come together and perform in Alabama. Any individuals between the ages of 18 and 25 can apply to be part of the choir and grab a seat on the exclusive trip. There is no need to be a member of a choir already or have previous experience of singing in a choir....
Read MoreFollowing on from lead single ‘You’re The Summer’, ‘National Anthem’ is the next offering from the collaboration between the Cardiff electronic post-rock duo Ritual Cloak, and writer, comedian and spoken word performer Autumn Juvenile. The track is taken from: 'A Human Being is the Best Disguise’, which is a reworking of Ritual Cloak’s self-titled debut release, with new lyrics and vocals by Autumn Juvenile. Autumn Juvenile outlines the thinking behind ‘National Anthem’: “This is about Cardiff and the UK becoming a building site. It is about a vision of the high street becoming a...
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8 Sep 2021No Thee No Ess · Dimmer Switch Cardiff Psych Rock phenomena 'No Thee No Ess' are poised to release their 2nd single from anticipated new 'Dimmer Switch' Album out via Surk Recordings this September. 'Dimmer Switch'' is the 2nd single to emerge from the new LP and will be released on Friday 27th August, and 'Dimmer Switch' Album will be released on Friday 17th September 2021. No Thee No Ess is a collaboration between Paul Battenbough (The Cosmic Array, King of Despair) and Andy Fung (Derrero, Cymbient). The two musical and visual artists first met whilst working in the kitchen...
Read MoreI’m slowly working on family genealogy and I got some wonderful family photos recently. Ceri had done his article on a Welshman who was at Little Big Horn and I have an ancestor with a very tangential connection to this. My first (so far) Welsh ancestor in North America was James B. Morgan, Sr. I haven’t got to see much in the way of primary source documents so far, only research other people have done, so I’ve got a ways to go to reach confident certainty on his history. James Morgan was born in Llandaff, which is now part of modern-day Cardiff, in 1607. In about 1635, James...
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23 Aug 2021Cardiff Psych Rock phenomena 'No Thee No Ess' are poised to release their 2nd single from anticipated new 'Dimmer Switch' Album out via Surk Recordings this September. 'Dimmer Switch'' is the 2nd single to emerge from the new LP and will be released on Friday 27th August, and 'Dimmer Switch' Album will be released on Friday 17th September 2021. No Thee No Ess is a collaboration between Paul Battenbough (The Cosmic Array, King of Despair) and Andy Fung (Derrero, Cymbient). The two musical and visual artists first met whilst working in the kitchen of a Cardiff arts centre and bonded...
Read More(Curriculum vitae) he cuts the lawns of an empty property the cable of the mower in his hands is the microphone lead of a famous crooner on a 1970s television light entertainment show cracking the whip on kitten backing singers what will the neighbours think in their own private theatres? in the evening when it is more seemly he pours two glasses of rosé wine equally mainly by sound and during subsequent replenishment he thinks he can hear the chorus of the hymn mae’r Iesu yn geidwad i mi (Jesus is my saviour) in the meeting of drink and glass the music that follows work’s end in vino...
Read More1 CommentsGladfest 2021 details click here AmeriCymru: Hi Rhian and many thanks for agreeing to this interview. What can you tell us about the location and history of the Gladstone Library. Rhian: Hi Ceri, nice to chat with you. Gladstone's Library is based in beautiful Hawarden in Flintshire, North Wales. The library collection was originally based in a temporary building set up by William Gladstone, who was prime minister several times over. After his death, a new building - the one which stands today - was designed and built. It has been described as an...