REGIME LIVE: Cwmcarn Hotel 22/06/18

Regime live @ Cwmcarn Hotel

Regime, one of the hottest bands in Wales, drop into one of the newest live venues in the valleys. The hills were alive with the sound of anticipation and expectation.

The Cwmcarn Hotel has been around for years, but in the last twelve months it has been taken over by new owners who are looking to create something more interesting than your typical valleys pub with covers bands, tribute acts and karaoke. If they are going to book bands like Regime, the signs bode well.

As we arrive there is the smell of paint in the air. Aerosol paint. And out back graffiti artists are in action, giving the pub a makeover that will set it apart from the rest of the village. Continue reading REGIME LIVE: Cwmcarn Hotel 22/06/18

Interview with Pat Fulgoni

A celebrated multi genre singer songwriter that has toured extensively across the UK, Europe, USA & China had his music featured on UK & US television is the owner & founder of chocolate fireguard records with a fierce loyalty to the West Yorkshire Music scene.

An activist / campaigner within both the Hands off HRI & The Love Music Hate Racism Movements…The man truly is a creative behemoth.

Read inerview with Saving Grace HERE

LISTEN AGAIN: Iguana Radio # 172 West Wales Vibrations

Last weekend the iguana crew spent many lazy hours looking out over Cardigan Bay, whilst soaking up some festival vibrations.

And it was as we looked out over the water, we came up with a cunning plan. A radio show made up entirely of bands we have seen in west Wales over the years.

Some were from last weekend, whilst some are from gigs going back to the last century.

Listen Again

Play list

  1. Transistor Sister: BY THE ELECTRIC GROOVE TEMPLE
  2. Fuck the Nazis: BY ZION TRAIN
  3. Borderline: BY RADICAL DANCE FACTION
  4. Superman iii: BY JOHNNY CAGE AND THE VOODOO GROOVE
  5. Vegetable attack: BY THE TOFU LOVE FROGS
  6. African Rave: BY DOO THE MOOG
  7. Tell the world: BY OK
  8. Tidal wave: BY JOHNNY ACTION FINGER
  9. Kick out: BY BACK TO THE PLANET
  10. Warrior: BY THE INEXPLICABLES
  11. Babylon Dub: BY BHANG II RITES
  12. Special Brew: BY THE ULULATORS
  13. Watching the grass grow: BY NIK TUNER’S SPACE RITUAL
  14. Have you seen Bruce Richards Reynolds: BY THE ALABAMA THREE
  15. Don’t let the bastards grind you down: BY CAKEHOLE PRESLEY
  16. Dub flag: BY MOLARA
  17. Rat brain: BY MIGHTY FUOD
  18. Pig: BY WITCHES DRUM
  19. Two Horizontal Hourglasses: BY SWANSEA LAPTOP ORCHESTRA

First broadcast on Dapper FM on 5th June 2018

Show sponsored by UNISON