Bethan Elfyn presented ‘Session In Wales’ and ‘Introducing In Wales’ for BBC Radio One from 1999 to 2010. She has been fronting BBC Radio Wales’ music show on Saturday nights since 2010. She is the go to person for info on up-and-coming bands in Wales and has done stints at BBC 6 Music as a music pundit and has covered for Tom Robinson in his ‘Introducing’ show.
Formerly co-host on Welsh TV show ‘The Pop Factory’, Bethan has become involved in developing TV ideas for BBC Wales this year. She is an in-demand DJ on the festival circuit and has appeared at Reading Festival, SxSW, Wakestock, Latitude, Truck, Venn, Swn, Tapestry, Greenman, and the National Eisteddfod.
Bethan also co-runs alongside two very Peski kids, a small independent label in Cardiff, Peski Records, which supports new Welsh artists and has released music by Radio Luxembourg, Cate Le Bon, Jakokoyak, David Mysterious, Evils, Land of Bingo and many more.
From 50s rock n' roll & doo wop, right the way through to 90s Shoegaze and Britpop, and the last ten years everything from hardcore punk to minimal electro - my ears have become a mixed bag of musical emotions! Favourite Albums of All time: Teenage Fanclub Bandwagonesque, Joni Mitchell Blue. ...to be continued.