After two years off due to COVID, May 11-14, Brighton’s multi-venue new music festival will return from May 11-14, with hundreds of acts already announced.
Also among the hundreds of new names announced for the new music bash today are Frankie Stew and Harvey Gunn, Kid Brunswick, Rachel Chinouriri, Thomas Headon and The Parrots.
See the full list of additions below.
Our biggest wave of new artists for #TGE22 is here!
— The Great Escape (@thegreatescape) March 30, 2022
In January The Great Escape announced a host of additions including Yard Act, The Amazons and Rebecca Black, while earlier this month (March 3), the festival announced 120 more acts for their first in-person event in three years, including MUNA, Alfie Templeman, Willow Kayne and Stella Donnelly.
Also joining the event is Kid Kapichi, Blackhaine, Chrissi, Casisdead, Lido Pimienta, Ajimal, Lauran Hibberd, HighSchool, Billy Nomates, Bob Vylan, Porij, spill tab, STONE, Bru-C and Penguin Café, and many more.
The Road To The Great Escape – a live showcase in Glasgow and Dublin – will also take place between May 6-7 (Glasgow) and May 9-10 (Dublin).
The spin-off events will bring some of TGE’s “most exciting new talent” to Scotland and Ireland, including Dublin singer-songwriter Abi Coulibaly, south London producer and multi-instrumentalist Conor Albert as well as Dylan Fraser, Eli Smart and English Teacher.
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