Flatyre EP

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Fresh from Japanese dates with countrymen Super Furry Animals, Cardiff's Rhys Edwards - the young man behind the zoned-out, otherworldly sounds of Jakokoyak - is creating quite a stir. Occupying a hazy position somewhere between The Beta Band, Serge Gainsbourg, Super Furry Animals' "Mwng" and Aphex Twin's "Selected Ambient Works", Jakokoyak's music is proof that Welsh-language music can be adventurous, forward-thinking and totally accessible - even if you don't speak the lingo! And on top of all that, he's been voted 20th sexiest man in Wales in a recent newspaper poll! (But he doesn't like to talk about that!)

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