Music Line-up

Legendary headliners and the hottest indie outfits alike flock to our festival to put on a show without equal. Whether it's exhilarating, forward-thinking dance music you're after, or intimate gigs with enchanting singer-songwriters, every taste is well and truly catered for at HowTheLightGetsIn.

"The art and soul of the party" ~ Harper's Bazaar

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Nitin Sawhney

Molotov Jukebox

Molotov Jukebox

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CoCo and the Butterfields

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Aoife O'Donovan

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Belle and Sebastian (DJ Set)

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Wiyaala

20 01 22. Ren Harvieu

Ren Harvieu

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Ayanna Witter Johnson

20 01 22. Linton Kwesi Johnson

Linton Kwesi-Johnson

20 01 22. Melt yourself down

Melt Yourself Down

20 01 22. Omg its the church

Oh My God! It's The Church

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Stealing Sheep

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Ferris & Sylvester

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Harpo Smith

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The Correspondents

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Flats & Sharps

20 01 22. Mr Tea and the minions

Mr Tea and the Minions

20 01 22.The Urban Voodoo Machine

The Urban Voodoo Machine

20 01 22. peetbox

THePETEBOX

Black Kat 3

The Black Kat Boppers

20 01 22.Tugboat Captain

Tugboat Captain

Blaenavon Male Voice Choir

Blaenavon Male Voice Choir

Day Sessions

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Day Sessions

20 01 22. Andy Grant

Andy Grant

20 01 23 marionio pionio

Marionio Pionio

20 01 23.sascha osborne

Sascha Osborn

20 01 23 george nash

George Nash

20 01 22. Burning Salt

Burning Salt

20 01 23 rebecca hurn

Rebecca Hurn

20 01 23 the people versus

The People Versus

20 01 23.sadie horler

Sadie Horler

20 01 23 mark harrison

Mark Harrison

20 01 23 cilliam

The Cilliam

20 01 22.camisayo

Camisayo

20 01 23 mr h

Mr H

20 01 22 an eagle in your mind

An Eagle In Your Mind

20 01 23 hanging bandits

The Hanging Bandits

20 01 22.ceri ridge hawkers

Ceri Ridge Hawkers

20 01 22. George Cheetam

George Cheetham

20 01 23 the fordsons

The Fordsons

20 01 23 mica jane

Mica Jane

l20 01 22 ucy shaw

Lucy Shaw

20 01 23 tomos

Tomos Newman