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Gruff Rhys: The History of Nails

Gruff Rhys recently made a film about last year’s trip to Siberia for the British Council. The History of Nails explores the long gone possibility of a communist utopia on the far east side of Russia. It’s a truly fantastic piece of work. The film was recently premiered on Nowness.

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Set Fire To The Stars

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The mighty Gruff Rhys finally releases the soundtrack to the Dylan Thomas movie Set Fire To The Stars via crate-diggers extraordinaire Finders Keepers. The soundtrack – a mix of astral jazz and blissful Americana is out on September 30th.

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Show Me Magic!

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The hardest working man in showbiz returns to active service with the greatest psychedelic rock band Britain has ever produced, Wales’ finest Super Furry Animals. Happy Saint David’s Day.

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“He’s a genius isn’t he?”

Gruff Ebbw Vale NME

Gruff Rhys’ recent show in Ebbw Vale is this week’s NME gig of the week. Damn right.

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Paranoid

Gruff Rhys covers the Sabbath classic. In Welsh.

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Gruff Rhys

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A beautifully listenable, engaging piece that is original without trying too hard and goes beyond its creator to tell a remarkable story.” The Times, 5* (album of the week)

An album full of wit, originality and indelible tunes.” The Guardian, 5*

These are epic soundtracks for the lost adventurer within us all.” Mojo 4*

Rhys has now been a conduit for good ideas for over two decades. You can’t help wishing there were more like him.” Q 4*

With over 15 albums behind him, in one guise or another, Rhys’ seemingly limitless imagination is breathtaking. You’ve heard the album, now get the book, film, app.” Record Collector, 5* (album of the month)

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