The Great Escape 2012

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THE BASICS

logo WHERE:Brighton, UK
WHEN:May 10-12, 2012
TICKETS: £51.00 3-day pass
CAMPING: No
WEBSITE: Official Site

THE SCENE

Since being founded in 2006, The Great Escape has been firmly established internationally as the leading event for showcasing new music. Taking place in Brighton over 3 days in May, The Great Escape kicks starts the festival season, introducing 15,000 music lovers to the key artists and sounds of the year. Over 300 bands playing in 30 venues over 3 days, pre-publicized performances, and impromptu street gigs spring up all over town. The Alternative Escape, numerous club nights, label parties, industry showcases, unique collaborations and outdoor gigs all add to the festivities.

2012 LINEUP

  • AFRICA EXPRESS SOUND SYSTEM
  • A WINGED VICTORY FOR THE SULLEN
  • AVALANCHE CITY
  • BINARY BOS ANGELES
  • COLLEGE
  • COM TRUISE
  • DJANGO DJANGO
  • DOLDRUMS
  • DRY THE RIVER
  • DZ DEATHRAYS
  • EAGULLS
  • EMMA LOUISE
  • FRANÇOIS AND THE ATLAS MOUNTAINS
  • FRIENDS
  • FURGUSON
  • GRAPHICS
  • GRIMES
  • HALF MOON RUN
  • HAWK EYES
  • HOWLER INLAND SEA
  • JAMIE N COMMONS
  • JINJA SAFARI
  • JORDAN COOK
  • JUVENILES
  • MALLORY KNOX
  • MAX COOPER
  • ME AND THE BEES
  • MESPARROW
  • MOJO FURY
  • MUJERES
  • NILS FRAHM
  • OWLLE
  • PEACE
  • PERFUME GENIUS
  • PRINCESS CHELSEA
  • SEWARD
  • SING TANK
  • SLOW DOWN
  • MOLASSES
  • SONIC BOOM SIX
  • SPECTOR
  • STRANDED HORSE
  • THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
  • THE DARCYS
  • THE SOFT
  • TRUST
  • WE ARE THE OCEAN
  • WEIRD DREAMS
  • WHEN SAINTS GO MACHINE
  • WIM
  • YOUNG DREAMS
  • YOUNG MAGIC
  • YUKON BLONDE
  • ZULU WINTER
  • Δ (ALT-J)

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