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Race Horses – Furniture

Written for The Music Fix. When Race Horses emerged, fresh faced, from Aberystwyth a couple of years ago they seemed readymade to fill the spiritual void left by the split of treasured psych-folk predecessors Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci. Endorsed by Gorky’s … Continue reading

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Race Horses – Corsica Studios, London – 7 December 2011

Written for The Music Fix. Euros Childs’ old band Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci was a singular force in Welsh pop music up until their final album dropped in 2003. Nearly ten years later, his protégés Race Horses have worked from the … Continue reading

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Albums of 2010: 20-11

20. Dirty Projectors + Björk – Mount Wittenberg Orca It’s probably because of their innovative use of vocal techniques that Dirty Projectors can count Björk among their fans, and her interest led to the composition of this collaborative song cycle. … Continue reading

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The Playlist, pt. 1

Listen on: Spotify / we7* 1. Race Horses – ‘Disco Pig’ Race Horses are the finest purveyors of inventive pop music to come out of Wales since Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci (whose Euros Childs produced their debut album). Trumpet fanfares, a … Continue reading

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