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PEACE / IDLES / SEAZOO / CHROMA | LIVE REVIEW

PEACE / IDLES / SEAZOO / CHROMA | LIVE REVIEW   Tramshed, Cardiff, Fri 20 Oct The band kicking off this Swn Festival night was Pontypridd rock trio Chroma. High energy and lots of noise got the crowd warmed up and, despite the sound quality being quite poor throughout their set, managed to maintain their […]

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10 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK | MON 16 – SUN 22 OCT

10 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK | MON 16 – SUN 22 OCT

10 THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN WALES | MONDAY 16 – 22 OCT Clean Cut Kid and Callum Beattie at Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff – Mon 16th  Having only recently released their debut album Felt earlier this year, the Liverpool band are now touring with singer-songwriter Callum Beattie. They’ve already supported the likes of […]

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SWN FESTIVAL 2017 | MUSIC FEATURE

SWN FESTIVAL 2017 | MUSIC FEATURE

Cardiff’s annual celebration of the best new music in Wales is back, this time with no wristbands. Charlie Piercey takes a look at what to expect from this year’s festival.   Since last year’s momentous Sŵn 10 the question on everybody’s lips has been, “Will there be another?”, or was that the swansong to a […]

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JEN CLOHER | LIVE PREVIEW

JEN CLOHER | LIVE PREVIEW   Swn Festival @ Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff, Sun 1 Oct The Swn Festival comes up trumps again by unearthing more gems that us musos should be au fait with, bringing Australian singer-songwriter and label owner Jen Cloher to Clwb Ifor Bach to kick off October. Cloher has somehow passed […]

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SŴN | PHOTOGRAPHY

SŴN | PHOTOGRAPHY

Morgan Devine and David Griffiths document the 2016 Sŵn Festival with this series of photographs. photographers MORGAN DEVINE and DAVID GRIFFITHS

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SŴN FESTIVAL | LIVE REVIEW

SŴN FESTIVAL | LIVE REVIEW Various venues, Cardiff, Fri 21-Sun 23 Oct   SŴNRISE Tramshed, Fri 21 Sŵn’s 10th birthday opened with SŵnRise, a full line-up concert at Cardiff’s Tramshed. SŵnRise could be seen as a small cross-sectional example of what was to come over the rest of the weekend. As the audience trickle in, […]

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DIM SWN | LIVE REVIEW

DIM SWN | LIVE REVIEW   Various venues, Cardiff, Sat 9 Apr The Swn Festival has long been a staple in the Cardiff music scene and now, with Dim Swn, you can get a little Swn fix while you wait until the full festival comes around again. Dim Swn itself largely focuses around Welsh based […]

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WELSH MUSIC PRIZE | MUSIC PREVIEW

WELSH MUSIC PRIZE | MUSIC PREVIEW

WELSH MUSIC PRIZE | MUSIC PREVIEW Founded in 2011 by Radio 1 DJ Huw Stephens and John Rostron, the Welsh Music Prize celebrates Welsh music and helps put it on the map. Hannah Saunders looks into what we can expect this year. The roar of sports fans often fills every corner of Cardiff. You can’t seem […]

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DANIELLE LEWIS | BUZZ TV

Danielle Lewis is a 22 year old acoustic folk/pop singer songwriter from New Quay, West Wales and published with Welsh Songstress Charlotte Church's Company 'Bounce Publishing'. Website @ http://www.daniellelewis.co.uk/

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INTO THE ARK | BUZZ TV

Into The Ark, Dane Lloyd and Taylor Jones, Acousto-pop has been has been spreading up and down the country.