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Steelhouse Festival 2024 – The Final Four!

German metal titans, ACCEPT make their Steelhouse debut on Saturday the 27th of July, in what is a UK exclusive performance. Joining them is one of the most white-hot bands of the genre – Mexican metal sisters, THE WARNING. Talking of “buzz-worthy”, goth/shock-rockers, SOUTH OF SALEM will make their first …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2023 – Sunday

Black Stone Cherry, Steelhouse FEstival

Hafod y Dalal Farm Ebbw Vale Sunday July 30th Review and photos – Danni Wilkins/Rob Wilkins/Celtography Friday review, here Saturday review, here More information on Steelhouse Festival can be found here.  It is said that the Eskimo have a multitude of words for snow. I’m pretty sure that Welsh hill …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2023 – Saturday

Hafod-y-Dalal FarmEbbw Vale Saturday July 29th Friday review, here.Review and Photos – Danni Wilkins/Rob Wilkins/CeltographyI wake after a sound sleep, woken occasionally by the sound of passing showers on the motorhome roof, and somewhat nervously open the skylight blind. To my surprise I am dazzled by the sun rather than …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2023 – Friday

Whilst this review covers the first “official” day of Steelhouse Festival 2023, for a large proportion of the crowd, the festival starts a day earlier on the Thursday, if you are lucky enough to own a campervan. I arrive well before the 6pm opening time to find myself one of …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2022 – Sunday


Having drifted off to sleep to the sound of rain, knowing the Sunday forecast was for worse weather than on Saturday, it was typical of the swiftly changing weather at this altitude that Sunday dawned bright and sunny and continued in that vein all day! Arriving in the arena ready …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2022- Saturday

When I wake on Saturday morning I am quite surprised not to hear the patter of raindrops on the motorhome roof as the forecast for the rest of the weekend was for morning rain. There was an eerie quiet though, which only made sense when I opened the curtains and …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2022 – Friday

Inglorious, Steelhouse Festival

Steelhouse truly is a unique festival. Aimed at a Classic Rock audience (ie middle-aged in the main and looking for comfort, good beer, and bands from their past) it somehow found a home in the most unlikely location, on top of a Welsh Mountain, on a sheep farm. Created by …

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Steelhouse Festival: Full-On Friday Bigger Than Ever

Steelhouse Festival is excited to reveal the full SIX band Friday line-up which offers a potent dose of the very best of the NWOCR. Previously serving as a curtain-raiser for the main weekend event, Friday is now a full-blooded first day in its own right. Kicking things off in fine …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2021 – Sunday

Steelhouse Festival 2021 – SundayHafod y Dalal FarmReview and Photos – Rob WilkinsA much quieter night from the weather meant that Sunday’s entry to the arena was quick and easy and the forecast looked good (Steelhouse really is a festival where the weather is the stuff of legends, hence the …

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Review: Steelhouse Festival 2021 – Saturday

Steelhouse Festival 2021 – SaturdayHafod y Dalal FarmReview and Photos – Rob WilkinsThe Welsh weather Gods appeared somewhat dissatisfied with our offerings as the night bought weather reminiscent of previous Steelhouse festivals. The van rocked as the gales hit, thunder crashed around the hillside and a deluge fell from the …

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