gwenno saunders

Gwenno x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: Y Gwefrau (The Charges)
I had to include Y Gwefrau as they went to the same secondary school as me and are from Cardiff. This is more at the pop end of the spectrum but I love this video, it's just young women being carefree and having a laugh and there's nothing more empowering than that...
Gwenno x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: Fflaps
Excellent punk band, Fflaps, filmed this in Berlin in 1990. I love Ann Matthews's voice, it goes against every expectation or rule of what a female singer should sound like that a very conservative Welsh establishment has set over the years, and that is to be celebrated...
Gwenno x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: Llwybr Llaethog (Milky Way)
Welsh dub-electronica pioneers Llwybr Llaethog have been going for over 30 years. They met at school in Blaenau Festiniog, a mining town in north Wales and moved to Peckam during the 80s. They're a prolific and massively underrated band in my opinion and capture industrialised, inner-city livin…
Gwenno x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover: Datblygu (Develop)
Datblygu are arguably Wales's seminal band. They have been a constant and consistent reminder of the love and frustrations of life, they have always sung in Welsh but that has never deterred the legions of fans that they've gathered across the globe, and rightly so - they're brilliant…
Gwenno x Gorilla vs. Bear takeover
We're psyched to hand over the site to former Pipettes frontwoman Gwenno Saunders, who released her own brilliant solo record Y Dydd Olaf last year, and will be touring the States starting next week, including a stop at Moogfest on May 21. Gwenno will be sharing some incredible obscure Welsh electro…