Renowned for his unpredictability and cantankerous disposition, there was slight trepidation that Van Morrison was not going to be on top form on Sunday at Wales Millennium Centre, a venue so perfectly designed for musical excellence.
Housing the finest British art and an assortment of exclusive South Walian pieces, Fountain Fine Art offers a diverse yet tried and tested formula.
As Laetitia Sadier acknowledges early on in her trio’s set, this is the first time she’s performed in Cardiff for roughly a decade. The last appearance was upstairs in this venue with Stereolab, the band she sang lead vocals for from 1990 until the proverbial ‘indefinite hiatus’ three years ago.
Soundtrack Festival kicks off this week, and there’s plenty to get excited about.
Recent times have seen us question the many power battles fought between investigative journalism and the government. The Telegraph exposed the expenses scandal and News Of The World resorted to criminality in the ‘line of duty’. But who really holds the power?
Headlong Theatre’s take on Euripides’ Greek tragedy holds a lot of potential: transferring the action to modern day suburbia allows writer and director Mike Bartlett to explore some thought provoking themes surrounding gender and infidelity.
An introduction to the classical music experience at St David’s Hall.
It seems to be a rite of passage for most women to have seen the film Dirty Dancing and, to at some point in their life, have wished that they were the character of Baby having a good old session (dancing), with Patrick Swayze’s character of Johnny.
Rebecca Bogue, owner of Port Talbot-based Lunacy Boutique, talks unique selling points, charity fashion shows and being voted one of the best shops in the UK by fashion bible Vogue.
Ever since shoddy sound and a genuine fear of meeting a swampy death scuppered my plans to see The Killers live at Glastonbury 2007, I’ve been keen for another chance to find out if the Las Vegas showboys are as, well, killer live as everybody keeps telling me they are.