MUSIC

MUSIC

1st ACTS ANNOUNCED!

Including: Richard Hawley | Gruff Rhys | The Twilight Sad | The Joy Formidable | Tim Burgess | Stealing Sheep | Flamingods | Georgia Ruth | Lucy Spraggan | JOHN | The Membranes | Catrin Finch | HENGE | Gallops | The Breath | The Trials of Cato | Adwaith | Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard | Accü | Art School Girlfriend | God Damn | Graeme Park | Nik Colk Void (Factory Floor) + LOTS MORE!
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Richard Hawley

RICHARD HAWLEY

The former PULP, and THE LONGPIGS, guitarist released his 9th studio album last year, Further, achieving his joint highest UK chart entry at number 3...
Richard Hawley
Gruff Rhys

GRUFF RHYS

His band, Super Furry Animals, broke through in the mid-90s, their freeform approach and penchant for psychedelia setting them well apart from their Britpop peers, with whom they were often grouped.
Gruff Rhys
The Joy Formidable

THE JOY FORMIDABLE

The Joy Formidable return to Wales following stadium tours with the likes of Foo Fighters, and following the release of their 4th album, AARTH, which was nominated for the Welsh Music Prize.
The Joy Formidable
The Twilight Sad

THE TWILIGHT SAD

Their most recent album, IT WON/T BE LIKE THIS FOREVER, felt like a long-overdue tipping point for a band now widely regarded as one of Scotland’s finest.
The Twilight Sad
Stealing Sheep

STEALING SHEEP

'The psychedelic trio have ditched the pagan folk for a hallucinatory new art-pop direction – but it’s not just limited to their recordings!' The Guardian
Stealing Sheep
Tim Burgess

TIM BURGESS

How inspiring it is to hear The Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess conjuring up exciting and life-affirming new sounds...
Tim Burgess
MUSIC

250+ BANDS!

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

20 STAGES

Emerging talent alongside established names...
20 STAGES
TICKETS

TICKETS

FOCUS Wales 2021 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.

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Introducing our 1st artists for the festival! Including:
Richard Hawley | Gruff Rhys | The Twilight Sad | The Joy Formidable | Tim Burgess | Stealing Sheep | Flamingods | Georgia Ruth | Lucy Spraggan | JOHN | The Membranes | Catrin Finch | HENGE | Gallops |
The Breath | The Trials of Cato | Adwaith | Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard | Accü | Art School Girlfriend |
God Damn | Graeme Park | Nik Colk Void (Factory Floor) + LOTS MORE!

 
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