Thursday 5 July 2012


Merthyr Rock, the UK’s new 3 day alt/rock festival in the heart of Wales is back for its second year.  

This boutique festival brings together a mix of indie and rock bands, both home-grown talent and further afield with the headline acts for the 3 days announced as Razorlight, Skindred  and Kids in Glass Houses...

The festival takes place from Friday 31st August- Sunday 2nd September in the beautiful historic Cyfarthfa Park. As well as the headliners other acts announced so far include: Deaf Havana, Saves The Day, Yashin, Arcane Roots, Lower Than Atlantis, Futures, We Are The Ocean, Exit Ten, Future of The Left, Straight Lines, Shadows Chasing Ghosts, Reaper In Sicily, Dead Wretched,  The People The Poet, The Lash, The Undivided and loads more to come.

Tickets are available now-
Weekend tickets- £65 
Day tickets- £20-25
Camping at Grawen Farm is £15 per person, for 3 nights (Fri, Sat, Sun)
For updates & tickets:
Stay tuned for more news coming soon including full band line-up, Jagermeister trucks, 
and Skate & BMX half-pipe action!

Twitter: @merthyrrock #mrock

We caught up with Deaf Havana on their recent headline UK tour chat about leaving 'screaming' in 2006, playing summer festivals and being the best that they've ever been. To read the interview and live review click HERE.