FOCUS Wales 2023

May 4-6, 2023

Wrexham, Wales

The Scene
FOCUS Wales is an international multi-venue showcase festival taking place in Wrexham, North Wales, which places the music industry spotlight firmly with over 300 live sets.
2023 Lineup
Dream Wife
The Joy Formidable
  • A Guy Called Gerald
  • Acid Klaus
  • Adwaith
  • Afro Cluster
  • Al Lewis
  • Band Pres Llareggub
  • Ben Ottewell
  • Billy Nomates
  • Camera
  • Cerys Hafana
  • Dafydd Iwan
  • DEIJUVHS
  • Delta Radio
  • Dilettante
  • Dream Wife
  • Dresden Wolves (Mexico)
  • Edie Bens
  • Gallops
  • George Boomsma
  • Go Go Machine Orchestra (Taiwan)
  • Grubb & Eedens
  • Gwenifer Raymond
  • Hannah Grae
  • Hannah Scott
  • Heather Ferrier
  • HMS Morris
  • Immerse
  • Islet
  • Juice Menace
  • Katherine Priddy
  • Kidsmoke
  • Lemfreck
  • Maddie Morris
  • Mantaraybryn
  • MINAS
  • MOJA (Japan)
  • Mooi
  • N’famady Kouyate
  • Neue Grafik Ensemble
  • NoGood Boyo
  • Opus Kink
  • Paddy Hanna (Ireland)
  • Parisa Fouladi
  • Prima Queen
  • Sad Boys Club
  • sage todz
  • Shelf Lives
  • Skunkadelic
  • Sophie Jamieson
  • Sophie McKeand
  • Squid
  • SUN (France)
  • The Coral
  • The Joy Formidable
  • TVAM
  • Vri
  • Walt Disco (Scotland)
  • Will Joseph Cook
  • Ynys
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Nearby Concerts
May 04
Thu 6:00 PM
Olly Murs plus special guest Scouting For Girls
Resorts World Arena / Birmingham,
May 04
Thu 6:00 PM
Duran Duran
First Direct Arena / Leeds,
May 04
Thu 6:30 PM
Cardinal Black
Nottingham Rescue Rooms / Nottingham,
May 04
Thu 7:00 PM
Elderbrook
The Crossing Digbeth / Birmingham,
May 04
Thu 7:00 PM
ShxtsNGigs
O2 Academy Leeds / Leeds,
May 04
Thu 7:00 PM
Aston Merrygold
O2 Academy2 Leicester / Leicester,
May 04
Thu 7:30 PM
Graveyard & Kadavar
Manchester Academy 3 / Manchester,
May 04
Thu 7:30 PM
The Grogans
Manchester Gullivers / Manchester,
May 04
Thu 7:30 PM
James Orchestral Tour
Sheffield City Hall Oval Hall / Sheffield,
May 05
Fri 6:00 PM
Foals
O2 Academy 2 Liverpool / Liverpool,
May 05
Fri 6:30 PM
The Mary Wallopers
O2 Ritz Manchester / Manchester,
May 05
Fri 6:30 PM
Steve Mason
Nottingham Rescue Rooms / Nottingham,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Pop Evil
Rebellion Club / Manchester,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Crooked Colours
Manchester Gorilla / Manchester,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Corrosion of Conformity
The Bread Shed / Manchester,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Elderbrook
Manchester New Century Hall / Manchester,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Duran Duran
Utilita Arena Birmingham / Birmingham,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Dead By April
Asylum Bar and Venue / Birmingham,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
James Orchestral Tour
Symphony Hall / Birmingham,
May 05
Fri 7:00 PM
Hugh Cornwell
O2 Institute2 Birmingham / Birmingham,