Sampa The Great, Tired Lion among new additions to The Great Escape

A hundred new artists have been added to this year’s line up for The Great Escape out in Brighton, UK in May. Widely regarded as the biggest festival in Europe for new music discovery, we’re stoked to see the likes of Sampa The GreatTired LionSlavesMarika Hackman and more join a stellar group of artists from all over the world.

Also included in the list are artists from Australia including Ainslie WillsGordi, The Goon SaxOlympiaBetty WhoLisa Mitchell and Gabriella Cohen, while Slaves’ special Pier Party is being touted as one of the unmissable Spotlight Shows of the festival. Tickets are now on sale for the May 18th – 20th event via www.greatescapefestival.com. Check out the full list of new additions below!

THE GREAT ESCAPE 2017 – ARTIST ADDITIONS 

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Adam Naas
Áine Cahill
Ainslie Wills
Avelino
Baba Shrimps
Baloji
Belly Squad
Betty Who
Bokito
Bryde
Busty and The Bass
Buvette
Catherine McGrath
Charlie Straw
Cheap Meat
Childcare
Club Drive
Cocoa Futures
Cosima

Dagny
Dan Croll
Dead Pretties
Diane Birch
Dream Wife
Fazerdaze
Francobollo
Freak
Froth
Gabriella Cohen
Gordi
Hare Squead
HMLTD
Homeshake
Horse Theif
Husky Loops
Ill
J. Bernardt
Jake Houlsby
Jerkcurb
Jesse Terry
John K. Samson
Jordan Mackampa
Judas

Kane Strang
King Nun
Kojo Funds
Kolars
Kudu Blue
Like a Motorcycle
Lisa Mitchell
Lowly
Mammut
Marika Hackman
Mauno
MC Sniper
Molly
Mosa Wild
Mullally

Native Dancer
Noga Erez
North Downs
October Drift
Odd Beholder
Off Bloom
Olympia
One Sentence. Supervisor
Our Girl
Parcels
Pauli.
Picture This
Pixey
Pumarosa
Rosborough
Sälen
Sampa The Great
Shogun
Slaves
Soshe
Stefflon Don
Steve James
Stevie Parker
Sultan of The Disco
Swimming Tapes

Tender
The Bay Rays
The Goon Sax
The Japanese House
The Magic Gang
The Parrots
The Rhythm Method
The Sandinistas
Tired Lion
Tom Grennan
Tsar B
Will Joseph Cook
Yellow Days
Young Blood
Youngr
Yowl
Zeal & Ardor

Photo by Briana Davis.