NOTE: This content is old - Published: Wednesday, Dec 5th, 2012.
Following the much praised 2012 event, Focus Wales Music Festival & Conference returns to Wrexham in April 2013.
Focus Wales will once again take over the town centre of Wrexham for three days and nights, showcasing over 100 bands from Wales and around the globe, and presenting a series of high profile
and educational music industry seminars & events, hosted across various venues within the town.
Building on the success of the 2012 event, Focus 2013 acts announced so far include Welsh star CHARLOTTE CHURCH – who will be performing material from her latest solo release ‘ONE’. Germany’s MICHAEL ROTHER, founder member of cult ‘krautrock’ bands NEU! & Harmonia will play the music of both bands, alongside a host of the best new Welsh talent – including Wrexham’s own GALLOPS, MAN WITHOUT COUNTRY, WE ARE ANIMAL, JOHN LAWRENCE and SŴNAMI.
Other international acts announced include Japan’s MOJA, who return by popular demand following a memorable performance at FOCUS 2012, and a special focus on music from Canada; represented in five showcase slots by Mise En Scene, Darren Eedens and Ingrid Gatin of Toronto, Mushy Callahan (Alberta) and Noble Thiefs (Winnipeg).
Focus Wales 2013 takes place on 25th, 26th & 27th April across various venues in Wrexham.
Full 3 day wristbands for admission to all FOCUS events are available now at www.focuswales.com/tickets from £25 each.