The event also includes seminars for people interested in the music industry, and DJ masterclasses.
In addition, Radio 1 DJs including John Peel, Jo Whiley, Steve Lamacq and Gilles Peterson will be broadcasting live sets.
The event kicks off on October 20, with David Gray performing live at Cardiff University Student Union Bar on Jo Whiley‘s afternoon show.
Live music will be broadcast on the Radio 1 Evening Session and the John Peel show throughout the week, starting October 23 with Mansun, Soulwax and King Adora on Monday, Idlewild, Crashland and Hundred Reasons (Session) and Gorkys Zygotic Mynci, Melys and Reviver Gene (Peel) on Tuesday, Coldplay, JJ72 and Zabrinski (Session) and Topper, Derrero and Murry The Hump (Peel) on Wednesday, Leftfield and Utah Saints (Session) and PJ Harvey, Tystion and … And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead (Peel) on Thursday.
For updates, check the Radio 1 website, www.bbc.co.uk/radio1.