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A Beginner’s Guide To MARTIN RUSHENT

Although he became a noted producer during the height of punk, it was with THE HUMAN LEAGUE’s ‘Dare’ that Martin Rushent’s reputation as an electronic music pioneer was forged. Focussing primarily on his work with synthesizers and technology, The Electricity Club looks back at the post-punk career of Martin Rushent. With a limit of one track per album project and presented in chronological order, here is a Beginner’s Guide to the late, great man… Continue Reading ›

ANI GLASS Interview

With the release of her debut EP ‘Ffrwydrad Tawel’, ANI GLASS has added a gorgeous ethnic resonance to the aesthetics of modern synthpop. The stage persona of Cardiff-based musician, photographer and artist Ani Saunders, she sings in her native languages of Welsh and Cornish to provide a politically charged soundtrack for the times. With a new single ‘Generaduron’ (‘Generators’) has just been unleashed, ANI GLASS kindly chatted about her artistic ethos and musical journey… Continue Reading ›

ANI GLASS Ffrwydrad Tawel

Her 2016 single ‘Y Ddawns’ marked ANI GLASS out as a socially conscious, avant pop talent. An experienced hand who has previously worked with Andy McCluskey and the late Martin Rushent, the Welsh synth songstress has now released her first EP ‘Ffrwydrad Tawel’. Included on this six song EP, ‘Y Ddawns’ (The Dance’) is a declaration of hope, a deeply voiced electronic adventure with a soaring uplifting chorus... Continue Reading ›

Introducing ANI GLASS

Ani Glass (photo by Rhodri Brooks)ANI GLASS is the stage persona of Cardiff-based musician Ani Saunders. No relation to VIVIEN GLASS, she is the younger sister of acclaimed songstress GWENNO. Like her sibling, ANI GLASS sings in her native languages of Welsh and Cornish. The brilliant new single ‘Y Ddawns’ (‘The Dance’) is a wonderfully exhilarating pop art adventure. Produced by W H Dyfodol, the song is a rallying call for those seeking inspiration in language and art. Continue Reading ›

GWENNO Fratolish Hiang Perpeshki

GWENNO Fratolish Hiang Perpeshki2016One of the best electronic albums of 2015 actually first broke cover in Autumn 2014. Reissued by Heavenly Recordings, ‘Y Dydd Olaf’ by Welsh songstress GWENNO confronted issues such as media manipulation, patriarchy and the decline of minority languages. ‘Fratolish Hiang Perpeshki’ is possibly the collection’s most uptempo number and has just received a yesterday’s tomorrow video treatment by directed by Jacek Davis. Continue Reading ›

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