17 relations: BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Bethesda, Gwynedd, Candylion, Folk music, Gruff Rhys, Indie folk, Lisa Jên, Men's chorus, Peter Gabriel, Psychedelic folk, Pusherman, Repertoire, Rhys Ifans, Singer-songwriter, Welsh language, Welsh people, World music.
The BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards celebrate outstanding achievement during the previous year within the field of folk music, with the aim of raising the profile of folk and acoustic music.
Bethesda is a town on the River Ogwen and the A5 road on the edge of Snowdonia, in Gwynedd, north-west Wales, colloquially called Pesda by the locals.
Candylion is the second solo album by Welsh musician and Super Furry Animals front-man Gruff Rhys.
Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
Gruffudd Maredudd Bowen Rhys (born 18 July 1970 in Haverfordwest) is a Welsh musician, composer, producer, filmmaker and author.
Indie folk is a music genre that arose in the 1990s among musicians from indie rock scenes influenced by folk music.
Lisa Jên Brown is a Welsh actress and singer with the Welsh language folk band 9Bach.
A men's chorus or male voice choir (MVC) (German: Männerchor), is a choir consisting of men who sing with either a tenor or bass voice, and whose music is typically arranged into high and low tenors (1st and 2nd tenor), and high and low basses (1st and 2nd bass; or baritone and bass)—and shortened to the letters TTBB.
Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950) is an English singer-songwriter, record producer and humanitarian who rose to fame as the original lead singer and flautist of the progressive rock band Genesis.
Psychedelic folk (sometimes acid folk or freak folk) is a loosely defined form of psychedelia that originated in the 1960s.
Pusherman was an alternative rock band from London, England.
A repertoire is a list or set of dramas, operas, musical compositions or roles which a company or person is prepared to perform.
Rhys Ifans (born Rhys Owain Evans;Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005.; at ancestry.com 22 July 1967) is a Welsh actor and musician.
Singer-songwriters are musicians who write, compose, and perform their own musical material, including lyrics and melodies.
Welsh (Cymraeg or y Gymraeg) is a member of the Brittonic branch of the Celtic languages.
The Welsh (Cymry) are a nation and ethnic group native to, or otherwise associated with, Wales, Welsh culture, Welsh history, and the Welsh language.
World music (also called global music or international music) is a musical category encompassing many different styles of music from around the globe, which includes many genres including some forms of Western music represented by folk music, as well as selected forms of ethnic music, indigenous music, neotraditional music, and music where more than one cultural tradition, such as ethnic music and Western popular music, intermingle.