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Archive for March, 2012

9Bach at Pesda Roc – Previewing some new songs

We are very excited to be playing a special acoustic show on April 7th at Neuadd Ogwen, Bethesda, as part of a weekend of shows at Pesda Roc. We’ll be previewing some new songs for the first time, and also looking forward to seeing Heather Jones perform on the bill

March, 13, 2012.

Black Arm Band visit – the songs take shape


Lisa & Martin have just spent a week with Lou and Shellie of the Black Arm Band in North Wales, and as well as showing them the mountains of Snowdonia, feeding them fine Welsh dishes, and finishing off the homemade stocks of Sloe Gin, some time was spent in a rehearsal studio in Galeri Caernarfon, working on songs for Mamiaith – Mother Tongue , the project that the two bands have been commissioned by the British Council to play at the 2012 London Cultural Olympiad in July.

The songs are really starting to take shape, and the two different sounds and styles of both bands are coming together well, to create something different and special. The week was finished off with a special work in progress show of the songs in stiwdio 2 of Galeri Caernarfon.


Hard work, working on songs

Apart from more sending recording back and forth to each other via email, the 2 bands wont see each other again until July, when they have 5 days to rehearse before performing a special warm up show in Galeri on July 19th, before heading down to London to play the Cultural Olympiad on July 21st