Video: Al Lewis “Symud ‘mlaen (Moving On)”

The new album from Al Lewis, ‘Te Yn Y Grug’ (‘Tea in the Heather’), is a beautiful piece of work.  60 years ago, Welsh author Dr Kate Roberts released a book of short stories with the same title. Roberts herself was inspired by the sweeping landscapes and village-life of her native North Wales.  Roberts’ stories provided the inspiration for the lyrics and an overall concept for the album.  Lewis’s voice is delicate but can also soar with the uplifting melody and is perfectly suited to this project.  Sit back and listen.


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About Andrew Frolish 740 Articles
From up north but now hiding in rural Suffolk. An insomniac music-lover. Love discovering new music to get lost in - country, singer-songwriters, Americana, rock...whatever. Currently enjoying Ferris & Sylvester, John Smith, Jarrod Dickenson, William Prince, Frank Turner, Our Man in the Field...

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