Steelhouse confirm first batch of bands for 2018

Last night, a photo of a flyer from Steelhouse appeared on Facebook ahead of the official announcement from the festival organisers. Today, Steelhouse has confirmed that the bands announced on the flyer are indeed the first bands to be announced… Continue Reading

Steelhouse line-up leaked early?

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Part of 2018’s Steelhouse Festival line-up appears to have been leaked early on a flyer handed out with goody bags at this years Rockstock Festival. The Black Star Riders are the first headliner to be revealed along with Stone Broken,… Continue Reading

Steelhouse 2018 Announcement due on Friday.

The first announcement for the 2018 running of the Steelhouse Festival will be made on Friday at noon. Later than usual could indicate that a lot of negotiation has gone on behind the scenes. A big name coming to the… Continue Reading

I’m still in…

Two of Steelhouse’s favourites are back in town next year at the St David’s Hall. Europe and King King will be back in September 2018. Tickets go on sale Friday November 24th at 9am from axs.com

Thank you from the Save Womanby Street campaign.

The threat to live music venues in Cardiff has been lifted thanks to you and the campaign to Save Womanby Street. A post on Facebook from the campaigners wants to let you know what has happened in the last six… Continue Reading

Another step to save Womanby Street

The Cardiff City Newsroom has posted a statement on the future of the derelict site next door to Clwb Ifor Bach on Womanby Street. This gives the campaign hope for the future of live music in the center of the… Continue Reading

Womanby Street Planning Application Withdrawn

The planning application to turn the abandoned building next to Clwb Ifor Bach on Womanby Street into flats has been dropped by the developer. The reason for the withdrawal hasn’t been disclosed but the protests against the development must have… Continue Reading

Can you help Metal Wales?

Hello friends, Metal Wales uses a plug-in called the Events Calendar by Modern Tribe. This is a tool that goes through Facebook pages and extracts information from those pages into our database. It then presents a list of gigs happening… Continue Reading

The Other Side of Nowhere

Everyday Heroes are a four piece band from Newport. We’ve been following their progress since seeing them take the crown at the Steelhouse 2016 Battle of the Bands competition in Fuel. At that time, they had prepared their self titled… Continue Reading

Fundraising for Steelhouse?

One of the problems with hosting a music festival on top of a mountain in the height of the Welsh summer is always going to be the weather. It’s make or break for some of the attendees and certainly in… Continue Reading