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Music show: Welsh musician Gruff Rhys on his new album inspired by a volcano

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Cool Cymru artist Gruff Rhys rose to fame making psychedelic indie with Welsh band Super Furry Animals. FRANCE 24 spoke to him about his seventh solo album "Seeking New Gods", which was inspired by an active volcano on the Chinese-North Korean border, and some of his creative plans for the future and live shows. We also look at the test concerts and festivals that will be going on in France this week, as well as new releases by late rapper DMX, Mereba plus Angel Olsen & Sharon Van Etten.

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