Tag: Gruff Rhys

FFS Advent Calendar | Gruff Rhys – Post-Apocalypse Christmas

If you’re in need of an alternative Christmas record, look no further than Gruff Rhys’ 2011 Atheist Xmas EP, because it doesn’t get more alternative than this. We’ll leave ‘Slashed Wrists This Christmas’ for another day, but here’s a live…

Live | Gruff Rhys @ Birmingham Hare and Hounds

Whether as the frontman of Super Furry Animals, through his synth concept albums with Neon Neon, recent film score work or genre-straddling collaborations with the likes of Gorillaz and Mogwai, Gruff Rhys has always displayed a pioneer spirit. Last year’s ‘American…

News | Gruff Rhys announces new 2015 tour

Gruff Rhys has today announced that 2015 will see him head out with a full band for a series ok UK live dates. Gruff will be heading up a super-group of collaborators he’s worked with live in the past that…

#574 Gruff Rhys – Lost Tribes

If Gruff Rhys has never quite enjoyed the mainstream success he seems to deserve, perhaps it’s because he writes songs about things like 18th century explorers who go off on quests to find Welsh tribes in America. That’s what this…

News | Gruff Rhys receives triple nomination for American Interior

Gruff Rhys’ American Interior has been nominated for three prestigious awards: one of them for music, two for literature. American Interior the album – Gruff’s highest charting solo album to date – is up for Independent Album Of The Year at the AIM Independent Music Awards while the book…

Album | Gruff Rhys- American Interior

Gruff Rhys doesn’t like doing things by halves. This, his fourth (and latest) solo album, comes as part of a trifecta, encompassing a book and film, both to be released in the not too distant future. American Interior is a…

News | Gruff Rhys New Solo Album

Welsh legend Gruff Rhys has announced that his fourth solo album, ‘American Interior’, is due to be released on the 5th of May. In support and celebration of the new album, Rhys plans to hold a week-long residency of intimate…

Record Store Day | The FFS shopping guide

With over 400 special releases planned, this year’s will easily be the biggest Record Store Day to date. We can’t imagine such a huge array of vinyl will leave anyone short of ideas, but you might just be overwhelmed by…