Why does very little happen in the Valleys?

Why does Cardiff get all the good gigs?

What can we do about it?

Join us for a open discussion on the difficulties and possible solutions of staging music events in the Valleys with a panel speakers, all of whom are festival organisers in the Valleys.


Thursday April 7th 2016

The Black Sheep, Pentwyn Road, Blackwood, NP12 1HN


**After the discussion, there will be an open mic night so bring your guitar – there will be music management in the building!**


Guest speakers:

Iain Richards, Organiser of Velvet Coalmine Festival, Blackwood

Anthony Bunko and Lyn Williams, Organisers of Merthyr
Rising Festival, Merthyr Tydfil

Spike Griffiths, Organiser of Young Promoters Network and FORTE project

Jamie Richards, Organiser of Brain Freeze Festival Ebbw Vale