Wales

Featured artist: Estrons

Fierce Welsh rockers Estrons are overflowing with fiery social statements and good humoured defiance, a ballsy stance they stand by in their music too...

Interview: Brollyman

Emmy Award-winning Welsh composer Brollyman shares his views on the health of the screen composing and TV industries, offers tips for new composers and reveals the key influences that have shaped his sound.

Interview: Gwenno

Welsh artist Gwenno on songs, sci-fi and championing her homeland’s mother tongue with her ace LP, Y Dydd Olaf.

Playlist: Swn Festival 2015

Our latest playlist celebrates Swn Festival, which takes over venues across Cardiff for two days of musical mayhem. With a track record for unearthing great talent, we've scoured this year's line-up for future hitmakers...

30 seconds interview: Bloodflower

Bloodflower are Jonnie Owen and Tom Manning, a Welsh duo whose euphoric electronics and grandiose lyricism recall the mid-eighties synth heyday. Don't miss them at Swn Festival!

Featured artist: Pretty Vicious

Armed with bags of delinquent charisma and enough breakneck riffs to give early Manics a run for their money, there’s no doubt that baby-faced Welsh rockers Pretty Vicious are ready for combat.