MUSIC

1st acts announced

1st WAVE ANNOUNCED

Including: Gruff Rhys, Altın Gün, Stealing Sheep, Flamingods, Georgia Ruth, JOHN, Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita, The Membranes, Gallops, The Breath, The Trials of Cato, Chinatown Slalom, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard, Art School Girlfriend, Accü + MORE
1st acts announced
Gruff

Gruff Rhys

The multi award winning artist, Gruff Rhys, makes his FOCUS Wales debut. His band, Super Furry Animals, broke through...
Gruff
Altin Gün

Altin Gün

The Grammy nominated Altin Gün will make their FOCUS Wales debut in May...
Altin Gün
Stealing Sheep

Stealing Sheep

Stealing Sheep are a critically acclaimed experimental pop band from Liverpool...
Stealing Sheep
Flamingods

Flamingods

International psych explorers Flamingods are a four-piece multi-instrumental band from Bahrain and based in London...
Flamingods
CF and SK

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

The multi-award winning duo, Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora maestro Seckou Keita have built a formidable global reputation since...
CF and SK
Georgia Ruth

Georgia Ruth

Welsh Music Prize winning artist Georgia Ruth joins the FOCUS Wales 2020 lineup with her 3rd album...
Georgia Ruth
JOHN

JOHN

BBC 6Music favourites JOHN join us in Wrexham following their UK tour support with IDLES, which...
JOHN
MUSIC

250+ BANDS!

Emerging talent alongside established names and exciting international acts.
MUSIC
20 STAGES

20 STAGES

Emerging talent alongside established names...
20 STAGES
APPLY TO PLAY

APPLY TO PLAY

Showcase for music industry reps from across the globe...
APPLY TO PLAY
TICKETS

TICKETS

FOCUS Wales 2020 tickets now on sale!
TICKETS

With 300+ live performances, the festival showcases the very best new talent emerging from the nation alongside established names and a selection of exciting international acts.

ARTIST APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED

Selected artists will be contacted before 31st January.

1st wave of acts for FOCUS Wales 2020 announced!

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Introducing the wave of acts for FOCUS Wales 2020! Including:
Gruff Rhys | Altin Gün | Stealing Sheep | Flamingods | Georgia Ruth | JOHN | The Membranes |
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita | Gallops | The Breath | The Trials of Cato | Chinatown Slalom |
Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard | Art School Girlfriend | Accü + MORE!

 
Browse our first acts announced below…



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