Cardiff-based musical collective Ghostlawns release their debut album Motorik through Bandcamp and streaming services on 30 October 2020. Recorded by renowned producer Charlie Francis (REM, Robyn Hitchcock), the album will be released through SUB Records.
There are a limited number of CDs available for purchase through the Ghostlawns Bandcamp page. Their album taster “Y Gorwel” and singles “Breaking Out” and “FFOI” have received international radio play, including on the BBC, across the UK, US, Canada, South America, Australia, France, and Germany.
The album features pulsating basslines, motoric guitar riffs, ambient synth melodies, and Welsh and English language vocals performed over live drums. Ghostlawns has performed at showcase festivals, including Focus Wales and Swn, and contributed songs for compilation albums Hope Not Hate and Iechyd Da (Gorky's Zygotic Mynci tribute).
The band is a dynamic part of the Welsh music scene, with members playing in bands including Right Hand Left Hand, Gulp, Gentle Good, Cotton Wolf and with Can legend Damo Suzuki on stages across the UK, Europe and the US.