Swn Festival is a British city festival, specialising in new music, that takes place at various venues in Cardiff, Wales.
Formed in 2007, by Radio 1 DJ Huw Stephens and John Rostron, it was the winner of the NME Best Small Festival Award in 2014.
The festival has seen performances from the likes of The Vaccines, Marina and the Diamonds, The Cribs, Sweet Baboo, Dananananaykroyd, Johnny Foreigner, Los Campesinos, the Twilight Sad, Cate Le Bon, The Go! Team, The Big Moon, Vant and Clean Cut Kid, She Drew The Gun, The Skints, Sacred Paws, Songhoy Blues, Aquilo, Jen Cloher, Dan Bettridge, Vistas and Touts, This Is The Kit, The Amazons, Tom McCrae, Peace and loads more!
Swn Festival returns for another year in October 2018. The 12th edition of the multi-venue Cardiff event will be headed up by the team behind Clwb Ifor Bach, with founders Huw Stephens and John Rostron handing over the reins. The first line up announcement is topped by Gwenno, Boy Azooga, Drenge and the Go! Team, joined by Bo Ningen, Dream Wife, the Blinders, Great News, Cosmo Sheldrake, Suuns, Argrph, Breichiau Hir, Buzzard, Cassia, Cowtown, Fling, Giant Party, Goat Girl, Heavy Rapids, I See Rivers, Keir, Los Blancos, Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard, Martha, Marged, Mellt, Teddy Hunter, Viva la Void and Wasuremono. Catch them live by checking out the festival dates and ticket information below on Stereoboard.