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Live from Festival No 6

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I spent most of my weekend in one of my favourite places on the planet – Portmeirion in Gwynedd – for Festival No. 6.

I'll gather my many half-remembered thoughts and visions in the form a review in due course (no, really I will!).

This week's show came live from the main field. For the fist hour, My Bloody Valentine keep us company from 30 yards away with an unceasing sonic onslaught that made having your head stuck in a jet engine sound like a peaceful alternative.

We have live performances from Yr Ods, TG Elias, The Wave Pictures and Heymoonshaker – who I'd DJd for (well, in the same venue as, to be technically correct) the night before and then persuaded to come and play for us the following night, as they were also performing at Festival No. 6.

The story is less complicated than the sentence. And they do a remarkable session for us.

I speak to Sweet Baboo and Islet, concurrently, which makes for some fine confusion – especially as none of us could hear what anyone was saying on account of My Bloody Valentine's aural Agent Orange.

Our aim was to bring you to the festival without you having to leave the warmth and un-gale-like conditions in your house.

I hope you enjoy the experience.

RON GRAINER ORCHESTRA, THE - 'Main Titles'
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TELEGRAM - 'Follow [7" Version]'
London/Cardiff

NEIL CRUD - interview At Festival No. 6
Bangor/Rhyl

RADIO RHYDD - 'Cymunedau Nid Cyfelafiaeth'
Bethesda

BELGIAN GIRLS - interview At Festival No. 6
Bangor/Rhyl

DOOM REGGAE - 'Arubaito (radio Edit)'
Llanfairfechan

SWEET BABOO - '12 Carrots Of Love (Album)'
Bangor/Cardiff

SWEET BABOO - interview At Festival No. 6
Bangor/Cardiff

ISLET - 'Citrus Peel'
Cardiff

ISLET - interview At Festival No. 6
Cardiff

SWEET BABOO - 'Cate's Song'
Bangor/Cardiff

HELEN LOVE - 'Our Mum And Dad'
Swansea

SLYMOOVE - '90's Fade'
Barry/Cardiff

YR ODS - 'Gad Mi Lithro (Yn Fyw O Festival No. 6)'
Gwynedd

HOUDINI DAX - 'Our Boy Billy'
Cardiff

EUROS CHILDS - 'Tête à Tête'
Pembrokeshire

JOANNA GRUESOME - 'Madison (Album Version)'
Cardiff

SHHH… APES! - 'Fall'
Cardiff

TG ELIAS - 'Mend And Make Do'
Manchester

TG ELIAS - interview At Festival No. 6'
Manchester

TG ELIAS - 'Pure As The Driven White Snow'
Manchester

LIGHTS THAT CHANGE - 'Beautiful Soul'
Mold

HYPERMETRIX - 'Droidiac'
Newport

R. SEILIOG - 'Ostisho [Minotaur Shock Remix]'
Peniel/Cardiff

ASTROID BOYS - 'Hunger Strikes'
Cardiff

HEYMOONSHAKER - 'Swinger In G'
England

HEYMOONSHAKER - interview At Festival No. 6
England

HEYMOONSHAKER - 'Celeste'
England

HYSTERICAL INJURY - 'Visions Of Trees'
Bath/Llandeilo

FUTURE OF THE LEFT - 'Prescriptions [Mini Album]'
Cardiff

WAVE PICTURES, THE - 'Red Clouds Road'
Wymeswold

WAVE PICTURES, THE - 'Atlanta'
Wymeswold

CIAN CIARAN - 'Sewn Up [Radio Edit]'
Bangor

WIRE - 'Outdoor Miner'
London

YR ODS - 'Pob Un Gair Yn Bôs (Yn Fyw O Festival No. 6)'
Gwynedd

GENTLE GOOD, THE - 'Erddigan Chengdu'
Cardiff

VICTORIA AND JACOB - 'Theia Mania (Soundhog Remix)'
London/Ruthin Remixer

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