Welsh writers share the bardic tradition with stories and adventures written for over a millenium. Today we can enjoy story telling in many formats and this celtic skill has adopted the new mediums. Wales ...
Wales has a fine theatrical reputation to live up to with some of the worlds best actors, actress' and screen writers born and bred in this anchient land! Even more suprising is how many Hollywood stars ...
... Top twenty singles in the process!
Singer and writer Matt Davies along with guitarists Kris Coombs-Roberts and Darran Smith are supported by a solid engine room consisting of bass guitarist Gareth Davies ...
... on Saturday night. I remember one of his guests was the late Sammy Kahn, one Frank Sinatra's favourite writers. You could tell Sammy was impressed with Vic's talent. I saw him play a couple of supper clubs ...
Signed artist with a number of highly successful albums released.
Connection: Daughter of screen legend Sir Anthony Hopkins.
comment by:EdWelsh Released her first album 'smile ...
Adam Hussein Chain
With 'Goldie Lookin' Chain', UK Media presence late 2004.
Connection: From Newport.
greatest hits the manifesto, self suicide and guns don?t kill people ...
... North London. Her biological dad was "a really big Welsh guy who works on the ships and stuff".
comment by:Cymruambyth One of three "new-wave" female Welsh singer-songwriters alongside Duffy and ...
Her whole life seemed to be one huge achievement as she became the first opera singer to perform all over the world.
Connection: Although Born in Madrid, she adopted Wales as her home. ...
Democrat Presidential candidate, controversially 'defeated' by George W Bush. (and relative of writer Gore Vidal).
Connection: Of Welsh descent.
The word "defeated" ...
British opera star.
Connection: Born 23rd April 1898 in Cwmbran, Monmouthshire.
comment by:Cwmcarvan Alec John was the top British tenor operatic singer and performer from the 1920's ...
A classical tenor soloist. Winner of the blue-riband at the National Eisteddfod of Wales, Swansea 2006; and "Singer of the Year" at the Llangollen International Eisteddfod, 2005. He recorded ...
Choirboy (charted with smash hit 'Walking in the air'). Musicals, radio and TV presenter.
Connection: From Ynys Mon.
aled released in october 2002 this was ...
Drummer with Catatonia.
Connection: From Llanelli.
international velvet featuring modern classics like mulder and scully, road rage and ten other numbers ...
Bass player, (late) 'Kula Shaker', now bass in 'Johnny Marr's Healers'.
Connection: Welsh parents.
comment by:ilyawh He's one of the greatest bass players I ever heard of, really... ...
Chief Conductor of the Berlin Symphony Orchestra. He has appeared with more than a hundred orchestras and opera companies.
Connection: Born in Troedyrhiw.
Composer and president of the Cardiff Music Festival.
Connection: Born in Bargoed, Caerphilly, Wales.
comment by:DdraigGoch RingThing says he is also Professor of Music at Cardiff. ...
Writer and playwright.
Connection: Born in Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taf, South Wales.
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Wrote '(Mr) Bach Goes to Town', made famous by Benny Goodman.
Connection: Born Cardiff, 1909.
Blind pianist and composer. Lived in USA from 1936 and became ...
Bass guitarist for Oasis.
Connection: Born in Cardiff.
Working with 'Oasis'.
... songwriters and musicians the world all over. He used to write real lyrics, sometimes pessimistic but full of words of wisdom, metaphors, joy of blues. It is impossible for me to tell you what a wonderful ...