Merthyr Rock Festival

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Country and Region United KingdomWales
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Merthyr, Wales, UK
Festival Contact Information


Festival Description

The festival features live acts, DJs and workshops that include instruments, design, journalism and photography. The festival’s capacity tops 4,000 making for an intimate gathering under a large tent that keeps festival goers and acts under cover come rain or shine.

Festival Dates August 31 - September 2, 2012
Festival Links

Festival Events:

Main Stage lineup 2012:
  • Razorlight
  • Skindred
  • Kids in Glass Houses
  • and more to be named…
Lostprophets Takeover - September 1, 2012:
  • Pulled Apart by Horses
  • Save Your Breath
  • Neil Starr & Gavin Butler
  • Exit_International
  • Black And Reds
  • Bastions
  • Astroid Boys
  • The Dead Formats
Curated by The Blackout Takeover - September 2, 2012:
  • A (festival exclusive)
  • Canterbury
  • Marmozets
  • Proxies
  • Page 44
  • Blowgoat
  • Verses
  • Buried in Alaska


Other Sources:

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Social networks:
  • Twitter!/merthyrrock
  • Skills boost for musicians ahead of Merthyr Rock (BBC News, September 3, 2011)


Practical Info:

  • Cyfarthfa Industrial Park


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