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Gruff Rhys
Gruff Rhys

Background information
Birth name Gruffydd Maredudd Bowen Rhys
Born July 18, 1970
Born place Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales
Origin Bethesda, Wales
Genre(s) Alternative Rock
Years active 1988—present
Label(s) Rough Trade Records
Team Love Records
Associated acts Gorillaz
Super Furry Animals
Ffa Coffi Pawb
Neon Neon
Boom Bip
Website Website

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Gruffydd Maredudd Bowen Rhys (Welsh pronunciation: [ˈɡrɨ̞fɨ̞ð maˈrɛdɨ̞ð ˈbowɛn ˈr̥ɨːs]; born 18 July 1970 in Haverfordwest) is a Welsh musician, performing solo and with several bands, including the Super Furry Animals who obtained mainstream success in the 1990s. He also most recently formed the electro-pop outfit Neon Neon with Boom Bip. Their album "Stainless Style" was nominated for the 2008 Nationwide Mercury Prize.

Hotel Shampoo (2011) Candylion (2007) Yr Atal Genhedlaeth (2005)

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Gruff Rhys, Johnny Flynn, Cherry Ghost, Trophy Wife Added To Line-Up For Truck Festival 2011

March 9, 2011
Gruff Rhys, Johnny Flynn, Cherry Ghost and Trophy Wife have been added to the line-up for this year's Truck festival. The event, which takes place at Hill Farm, Oxfordshire between 22-24 July, will also include performances from Bellowhead, John Grant and The Duke & The King.  Read more 

Beirut, Gruff Rhys To Play End Of The Road Festival 2011

January 13, 2011
Beirut are set to headline this year’s End Of The Road festival, it’s been announced. The event takes place at Larmer Tree Gardens, North Dorset from September 2-4.  Read more 

Gruff Rhys Announces 2011 UK Solo Tour

December 6, 2010
Gruff Rhys has announced details of a UK tour, which is due to take place in February next year. The Super Furry Animals frontman will play twelve dates, starting in Sheffield on February 14 and concluding at St George’s Hall in Bristol on February 28.  Read more 

Gruff Rhys Announces New Album 'Hotel Shampoo' Tracklisting

November 9, 2010
Gruff Rhys has announced tracklisting for his new solo album 'Hotel Shampoo'. The record, which is the Super Furry Animals star's third solo effort, is released on February 14.  Read more 

Gruff Rhys Announces New Solo Album, UK And Ireland Tour

October 18, 2010
Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys has announced plans to release a new solo album. The singer's third solo effort, which is currently untitled, is due to be released in February 2011.  Read more 

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