This week NAWR welcomed the Modern Ritual tour to Swansea. The concert featured Laura Cannell, Charles Hayward, Roofus, Jennifer Lucy Allan, Luke Turner and special guest Rhodri Davies.Check out other photos from the concert here.
This week The BBC Radio 1 Academy came to Swansea. The Swansea Laptop Orchestra spent a day at The Adademy demonstrating and performing in The Swansea Grand Theatre.The photo above is of one of SwanLork's newly hacked musical interface controllers.You can view some more of my photos of the day here.
This week we welcomed Vicky Langan & Ailbhe Nic Oireachtaigh to Swansea for our third NAWR ANOIS concert. Ailbhe played a number of lovely amplified Viola pieces and Vicky performed a very moving minimalist piece which culminated with an excerpt of The Palms, a field recording made by Vicky in the grotto in Granard in 2014 on the 30th anniversary of the death of Ann Lovett.
Sam Mc Nicholl of Connolly's of Leap has published a Spotify playlist with music from each band and artists that has played in the amazing West Cork venue over the last 2 years. It's a fantastic roster of Irish names and music!