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March (103 posts)

  1. Radio Wales Music Day: Is Welsh music the best in the world?

    Friday 30 March 2012, 16:09

    James McLaren James McLaren

    The Radio Wales phone-in this morning brought together promoter John Rostron, musician Cheryl Beer and film-maker Dan Harris to debate the issue with presenter Jason Monhammad.

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  2. I want a smoke machine, a wind machine and a pair of ruby slippers...

    Friday 30 March 2012, 16:04

    Laura Sinnerton Laura Sinnerton

    When I was young I loved music theatre. Mother bought me a monthly publication called The Magic Of The Musicals and I would eagerly await its arrival. I would put the CD on, read the synopsis of the plot, carefully slip the sleeve notes out of the CD cover and listen again whilst following the lyrics...

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  3. Record breaking March

    Friday 30 March 2012, 15:56

    Derek Brockway Derek Brockway

    It sure has been a marvellous March with record breaking daytime temperatures.

    The March high of 23.9 Celsius recorded in 1965 still stands but a few local records have been broken.

    John Goodger, who runs a weather station at Velindre near Glasbury in Powys, recorded 21.2 Celsius on Wednesday afternoon...

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  4. Radio Wales Music Day: Cuba Cuba live

    Friday 30 March 2012, 15:44

    James McLaren James McLaren

    Cuba Cuba perform their song 50 A Night live on the Jamie and Louise show, kicking off Radio Wales Music Day 2012 on 30 March.

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  5. Joy Formidable tour diary - day four

    Friday 30 March 2012, 15:32

    Adam Walton Adam Walton

    Today has been - against my best intentions - probably a de facto touring band experience... i.e. calling into a city (Philadelphia) but not having the energy, or time (despite having little better to do than sit down and watch Full Metal Jousting on TV [seriously!], to go and check the city itself out...

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  6. Radio Wales Music Day: Greta Isaac live

    Friday 30 March 2012, 15:01

    James McLaren James McLaren

    Greta Isaac performs her song Don't Go live on the Jamie and Louise show, kicking off Radio Wales Music Day 2012 on 30 March.

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  7. Radio Wales Music Day: Greta Isaac in conversation

    Friday 30 March 2012, 14:52

    James McLaren James McLaren

    Singer-songwriter Greta Isaac joined Jamie and Louise this morning for BBC Radio Wales Music Day. Just 16 years old, she talks about learning guitar in a year and balancing music and school.

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  8. Radio Wales Music Day: Georgia Ruth live

    Friday 30 March 2012, 14:01

    James McLaren James McLaren

    Georgia Ruth performs her song Mapping live on the Jamie and Louise show, kicking off Radio Wales Music Day 2012 on 30 March.

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  9. Radio Wales Music Day: The Dirty Youth talk Korn

    Friday 30 March 2012, 12:41

    James McLaren James McLaren

    The Dirty Youth joined Jamie and Louise this morning for BBC Radio Wales Music Day, talking all about their time touring with American superstars Korn.

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  10. Radio Wales Music Day: The Boy Royals live

    Friday 30 March 2012, 12:07

    James McLaren James McLaren

    The Boy Royals (formerly Town) perform their song Voice Of The Future live on the Jamie and Louise show, kicking off Radio Wales Music Day 2012 on 30 March.

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