by / January 25th, 2011 /

The Great Escape Festival line-up so far

This year Ireland has been announced as the lead partner for The Great Escape Festival in the UK.

“Ireland has been chosen due to its continually excellent live music and recording scene and with a host of new talent emerging from Ireland this is the right time for the Irish artists and music businesses to be in the foreground at The Great Escape.”

Held in Brighton from May 12th to 14th, 300 acts will play in 30+ venues. This year’s festival will see performances from the likes of Twin Shadow, Villagers, Warpaint, Seams, Friendly Fires and many more.

Early bird tickets are on sale now, a mere £35 for all 3 days.

Line-up announced so far:
Friendly Fires
Warpaint
Twin Shadow
Seams
Teeth
Visions of Trees
D/R/U/G/S
Becoming Real
PVT
Villagers
Katy B
Dutch Uncles
Tribes
Big Deal
Marques Toliver
Worriedaboutsatan
The Heartbreaks
Nedry
Spark
The Mountain and the Trees
The Soft Moon
Said the Whale
The Jezabels
Team Me
Tripwires
Little Dragon
SBTRKT
Lucy Swann
DZ Deathrays
Bonjay
Woodhands
gable
Brother
The Holidays
Deep Sea Arcade
Seekae
Winter Gloves