Gruff Rhys teams up with Turner Prize nominee Phil Collins for short film

Super Furry Animals man also lines up new single 'Y Baban Bach'

Gruff Rhys has teamed up with Turner Prize nominee Phil Collins for a new short film.

The film, which is titled ‘The Meaning Of Style’, follows a gang of anti-fascist Malaysian skinheads and is soundtracked by the Super Furry Animals frontman.

The singer is due to release the track ‘Y Baban Bach’ from the film as a limited seven-inch single during his forthcoming ‘Hotel Shampoo’ tour in October.


The single will be limited to 300 copies and will also contain an instrumental version of the song on the B-side.

Gruff Rhys will play:

Llandudno North Wales Theatre (October 2)
Dublin Olympia Theatre (3)
Cardiff St David’s Hall (5)
Leeds Irish Centre (6)
Manchester Central Methodist Hall (7)
Edinburgh Bongo Club (8)
The Middlesbrough Crypt (9)
Reading Concert Hall (11)
London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire (12)
Ashford St Mary’s Church (13)

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