“Vast Space,” being willing to “open up your heart and let the love
The “vast space” isn’t just the one within, either. The
natural world played a key part in the creation of these songs, some
written while Pryce and Leven were vacationing in the California desert,
others while road tripping through the Scottish Highlands (you’ll find
images of these adventures with the album art) .
Gulp is Guto Pryce (Super Furry Animals) and Lindsey Leven, with Gid
Goundrey providing guitar and Gwion Llewelyn (Race Horses) on drums.
Fuzzed-up bass, dream-folk vocals, acoustic and electronic drums and
synths…their cinematic and ethereal sound is a musical manifestation of
the road trip; the landscape and events along the way, filmic scenes and
melodies – from the sun-squinting, flickering saturation and lens flare
of the Californian desert to the gloamin of rural Scottish and Welsh