Multi-genre spanning festival In It Together (26–28 May 2023) has announced its first wave of artists for its second edition next summer. The family friendly festival is returning to Old Park Farm, Margam in May 2023. As well as welcoming international acts, the festival will also support over 50 Welsh artists.
Kelis and British DJ Tom Zanetti will be appearing on the Parc Stage; other artists to feature are Scottish rock band Twin Atlantic plus James Bay and Jake Bugg, Goldie Lookin Chain, and street dance troupe Diversity.
Tech house, dance and drum and bass at the Panchaia dance tent with Chase and Status taking the top spot on Sunday evening. Other highlight acts include creators of the iconic ‘Lola’s Theme’, The Shapeshifters, Lovely Laura and Ben Santiago and Bou.
The Rewind arena will host garage classics from Luck & Neat, Artful Dodger and So Solid mixed with trance favourites N Trance and Ultrabeat. On Sunday Rewind will showcase S Club, Louise Redknapp and Big Brovaz & Booty Luv.
The Paddock stage returns to the festival to host local bands and artists playing in both English and Welsh. Curated in conjunction with BBC Horizons and the fabulous industry festival Focus Wales, it promises to showcase the best of the best in upcoming talent. Representing North Wales and headlining the Saturday evening on The Paddock is alternative indie rock band Joy Formidable whilst garage punk four-piece Goa Express will close the stage on Sunday evening.
There will be even more opportunities for home grown talent in 2023 with the addition of Steelworks, and new outdoor stage focusing on the best in local underground bands and electronic dance music.
For festival goers looking for a bit of down time, The Retreat hosts yoga, meditation and mindfulness to massage, reiki and reflexology.
Mark Hopkins, Head of Festivals said: ‘‘We built the excitement with our inaugural festival in 2022 and we’re thrilled to be back for 2023 with even more stages, activities and an incredible line up to match.”
Tickets for In It Together – customers who have pre-registered will be able to purchase from 9am, Friday 7 October 2022 – only 1000 second release tickets will be available. Ticket prices start from £139 for a weekend camping ticket or £299 for family tickets (2 adults, 2 children and up to 4 grandparents).