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BreakOut West​ Festival To Bring Seven New Canadian Bands To Focus Wales

Friday, 11 January 2019 Written by Laura Johnson

Seven new acts have been added to the Focus Wales line up.

The multi-venue festival will return to Wrexham in North Wales next spring to host 200 bands across 20 stages, and music industry delegates, with the schedule consisting of interactive industry sessions, stand-up comedy, arts events, and film screenings, as well as live performances.

In previous years the event's line up has seen sets from Gaz Coombes, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Slaves, Future Of The Left, Bo Ningen, Allusondrugs, Jane Weaver, British Sea Power, Charlotte Church, Gwenno, Drenge, Los Campesinos, Gallops, 9Bach, Alffa, Andy Hickie, Art School Girlfriend, Bogans, Campfire Social, Cara Hammond, CaStLeS, and many more. 

What? A three day festival that serves as a showcase for the Welsh music industry alongside visiting artists.

Where? Various venues in Wrexham, North Wales.

When? May 16 - 18.

Who? Canadian festival BreakOut West has partnered with Focus Wales organisers to bring seven new Western Canadian bands to this year's event. Heading across the pond will be Bad Animal, FRANKIE, Yes We Mystic, Gunner and Smith, Miesha and the Spanks, Trash Hawks, and Malcom-Jay.

Neck Deep will play a hometown show at William Aston Hall in Wrexham on May 18, with Skindred set to headline the same venue on May 16. Also set to appear at the festival are Colorama, Worldcub, Boy Azooga, BC Camplight, Campfire Social, HMS Morris, Rachel K Collier, the Lovely Eggs, Sock, Ani Glass, Dan Bettridge, Islet, MADI, Red Telephone, Rosey Cale, Seazoo, Velvet Shakes and Zac White, among many others. Head here for the full line up to date, which includes 100 acts.

Tickets? Early bird weekend tickets are on sale now, priced from £35 plus fees. Tickets for Neck Deep and Skindred's shows are on sale separately, priced from £20 and £21.50 respectively, plus fees.

Head here to find out more about Focus Wales.

Focus Wales Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Thu May 16 2019 - WREXHAM Various Venues

Click here to compare & buy Focus Wales Tickets at Stereoboard.com.





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