Line-up for Merthry Rock 2012 Finalised
Merthyr Rock has finalised its full line-up of acts for its second year. The festival, which runs from 31 August-2 September, features Skindred, Razorlight and Kids In Glass Houses as headliners.
Welsh bands Lostprophets and The Blackout, headline the second stage at Cyfarthfa Park, have added a personal touch proceedings, each act has chosen acts to join them for the weekend bill.
English rockers A have reformed for the occasion to play The Blackout‘s stage.
Festival director Rhodri Jones said: “Neither Lostprophets nor The Blackout needed much persuading to go head-to-head.
“Lostprophets have always been a band keen to support emerging Welsh talent and The Blackout have been big supporters of the festival since day one. It’s turned out to be a great programme.
“Both bands put a lot of thought into their selections and have picked some amazing acts.”
The Line-up is as follows:
Razorlight; Saves The Day; Futures; The People The Poet; Dirty Goods; The Lash and The Undivided
Skindred; Yashin; Exit Ten; The Dirty Youth; Dopamine; Prosperina; The Dead Wretched; Pulled Apart by Horses; Save Your Breath; Neil Starr & Gavin Butler; Exit International; Back and Reds; Bastions; Astroid Boys; The Dead Formats
Kids in Glass Houses; Deaf Havana; We Are The Ocean; Future of the Left; Don Broco; Straight Lines; The James Cleaver; Quintet; Shadows Chasing; Ghosts; Reaper in Sicily; A; Canterbury; Marmozets; Proxies; Page 44; Blowgoat; Verses and Buried in Alaska.
We hope to be sendiong one of the team to the 3-day festival, watch this space.