Spillers Saturday Sessions: The Highlights

So it’s been a few weeks since the Spillers Saturday Sessions ended, and what a summer it was!

Every Saturday, folk gathered in the Big Little City exhibition to celebrate some of the finest music Wales has to offer from one of its beloved institutions, Spillers Records.

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Spillers Saturday Sessions No. 1: Goldie Lookin’ Chain

I don’t need many words to introduce this piece. Quite simply, for the first gig in a 12-week long stretch of Saturday sessions hosted by the wonderful Spillers Records, Goldie Lookin’ Chain performed a small set at the Big Little City exhibition at The Cardiff Story.

Safe to say, it was an intimate gig, but the exhibition was packed, and in their own words, it was a bit of a Health and Safety nightmare with cables everywhere and ‘Keith’ on the decks not really knowing what he was doing.

But hey ho, that’s just how they roll.

Enjoy the pictures, and remember, guns don’t kill people – rappers do.

Next week: Huw M

Free music courtesy of Spillers Records!

Fresh from the magnificent excitement of Record Store Day, Spillers Records, the oldest record shop in the world, which can be found in the Morgan Arcade, will be hosting live music Saturday sessions in the Big Little City exhibition just round the corner in the Cardiff Story every week for the next 12 weeks!

The events, which will be free (the best kind!) feature some of the best music in Wales, and will kick off at 3pm every Saturday.

I’ll try  my best to go to as many as possible and take photos, hope to see some of you there!

The line-up is as follows:

30th April: Goldie Lookin’ Chain – pictures now online
7th May: Huw M – pictures now online
14th May: Llywybr Llaethog (didn’t attend)
21st May: Soft Hearted Scientists – pictures now online
28th May: The Sunsets – pictures now online
4th June: Martyn Joseph – pictures now online
11th June: H.Hawkline – pictures now online
18th June: Meilir (no pictures)
25th June: Houdini Dax (didn’t attend)
2nd July: Sweet Baboo – pictures now online
9th July: Richard James
16th July: Christopher Rees

For more information, the best place is probably the Spillers Saturday Sessions Facebook event. Looking forward to it already!