9Bach announce forthcoming live album ‘Ar Y 9’

Following a series of single live tracks released from their 2019 10th Anniversary UK tour, Welsh band 9Bach have announced a forthcoming live album, set for digital release on Friday 17 July 2020.

The album is titled Ar Y 9a phrase which is the equivalent Welsh expression to “dressed up to the nines”— and reflects the band’s feeling after the addition of Andy Gangadeen to the line-up, whose more electronic sensibility and unique drumming style are evident in the recording.

Today, another preview track from the album ‘Pontypridd’ is available to stream and download, and anyone pre-ordering the album on iTunes will receive the track immediately.

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Following their successful series of #GigsBach9Bach live stream performances from their home in North Wales, Lisa and Mart will be playing a gig for The Live Room on Friday 7 August, at 8pm.

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  • Ar y 9

    9Bach

    Released 17 July 2020

    An 8-track live album recorded during the band’s celebratory UK tour of 2019, in support of the 10th anniversary re-release of their debut album. The recording features songs from each of 9Bach's three studio albums, and introduces their newest member, drummer Andy Gangadeen.

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Main image: Lisa Jen Brown, Kings Place, London. Photo credit: Tom Oldham.

Published on Fri, 26 June 20

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