In the second episode of Cymru am Bop! A new podcast from Wales. Bill Cummings talks to Neal Thompson one of the organisers of Focus Wales. The annual multi-venue new music showcase that is based in Wrexham. This year, the event which takes place between the Thu, 7 May 2020 – Sat, 9 May 2020, celebrates its tenth birthday with a brilliant line up including The Twilight Sad, Stealing Sheep, Gruff Rhys, Lucy Spraggon, Georgia Ruth God Damn, Chroma, Melin Melyn, Rosehip Teahouse, Chinatown Slalom, Twst and much much more on the 250 plus line up of artists from Wales and around the globe.
We talk this year’s line up, how they put it together, the Focus Wales conference, his highlights of the last ten years of Focus Wales and more. We also hear songs by Battles, Neck Deep, Catrin Finch, Adwaith, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard, Altin Gun, Neck Deep, Neighbours Burning Neighbours, Richard Hawley.
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