The Welsh weekender announces their first wave of acts

The fairly new Welsh festival, Wales Goes Pop has announced the line-up for their fourth weekender next year.

Los Campesinos!, who originally formed while at university in Cardiff a decade ago, will top off the festival, alongside Hefner frontman Darren Hayman.

Other names added to the line-up include This Is The Kit, Gwenno, The Spook School, The Loves and Shopping.

Wales Goes Pop takes place over Easter bank holiday weekend (March 25-27) next year at The Gate, a converted church in Cardiff.

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The full line-up announced so far is below, with more names to be released next month.

Los Campesinos!
Darren Hayman & The Secondary Modern
This Is The Kit
Gwenno
The Spook School
The Loves
Shopping
The School
Mammoth Penguins
Papa Topo
Chorusgirl
Cosines
Peaness
Baby Brave
¡Ay Carmela!
Laura K
Instructions
They Is They Is They Is
Ani Glass