After the success of the inaugural HRH Prog festival in Rotherham back in April, the first bands for next years festival have been announced.

HRH Prog 2 runs from March 20-23 2014 and relocates to Wales. The first acts confirmed for next years festival include ex-Marillion frontman Fish, Dutch progressive band Focus, The Pineapple Thief, Quasar, Hawklords (featuring ex-members of Hawkwind) alongside up and coming prog bands Purson, The Physics House Band, Chimp Spanner, Crimson Sky and Deadly Circus Fire. We understand that more acts will be added over the next few weeks.

HRH Prog 2 will take place at Hafan y Môr Holiday Park, Pwllheli, Gwynedd, North Wales. If you're wondering what all the fuss is about you can check out a promo vid of the inaugural event here.