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On Friday night, I headed to Space. No doubt you’re expecting to see pictures of The Whole Of The Moon. Well, that’s the wrong band, that’s The Waterboys. 335 more words


Sunday Poem - Anna Lewis

I’m writing this very late at night, because instead of getting on with my blog post, I distracted myself with watching the highlights of the London marathon.   1,372 more words

A bedroom demo

As played by Cerys Matthews in January


Looks like Catatonia singer Cerys Matthews' rock and roll days are over

Back in the 90s, Cerys Matthews was THE number one rock chick and you couldn’t turn on a radio without hearing the phrase ‘you give me road rage’. 266 more words


Review: Hook, Line and Singer by Cerys Matthews

The Blurb

From Cerys Matthews, radio 6 DJ, ex-singer of Brit Pop band Catatonia and one of Britain’s best known music devotees, comes Hook, Line and Singer… 510 more words


Album review: Ghazalaw "Ghazalaw"

‘Ghazalaw’ is a fascinating project which more than succeeds in its aim of connecting two apparently divergent and ancient cultures, using the ebb and flow between voices, instruments and sounds to great effect in a hypnotic and immersive listening experience. 1,037 more words

Folk Radio UK

Known mononymously as Selda

I’m using Wikipedia’s reference to this Turkish folk singer-songwriter, guitarist and music producer.

By following the link I learn that a better example of someone known by a mononym is Plato