best of the month

WAR Picks | Best of June

Outstanding Achievement

Alexander Duncan exhibits in Bilbao

Swansea artist Duncan has recently opened his first International Solo Exhibition ‘blow in’ at Aldama Fabre Gallery, Bilbao, Spain

Live Music

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

A vintage year for Cardiff’s world renowned singing competition.

Visual Arts

Roger Cecil at MOMA Machynlleth

A comprehensive and affectionate exhibition of the much-missed Welsh artist.

Theatrical Production

Boho (Theatr Clwyd & Hijinx)

‘A stunning piece of musical theatre’.

Book of the Month

Writing Motherhood, A Creative Anthology edited by Carolyn Jess-Cooke

A ‘ free, unbridled ‘account’ of motherhood.’


Bernie Sanders at the Hay Festival

The US Senator’s Hobsbawm Lecture.

Blog of the Month

Only a Game: Football and Identity Politics by Richard Gwyn

Politics, literature and the Champions League Final in Cardiff.

Best in Music

Bach by Bethan Mai

A beautiful debut solo release from the Rogue Jones singer-songwriter.