Wireless have just announced the first wave of acts for this year’s festival and, judging by the fact it sold out in about three seconds, it’s a pretty good lineup. So you’ve got your tickets, you’re excited for Stormzy, can’t wait to shout ‘VERSACE’ 200 times when Migos perform, and // Read More
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AFROPUNK may have been held in New York since 2005, but last year was the first time it made the foray across the Atlantic, and into London. As much a political statement as a music festival, the event promises “an eclectic line-up and an audience as diverse as the acts they // Read More
Knucks has just come off stage and sat down in what is normally the VIP area of Shoosh, a Brighton nightclub that’s hosting the GRM Daily stage at this year’s Great Escape Festival. Today it’s the backstage area for the artists playing, and instead of champagne in the cooler there’s // Read More
The final week of our 20 ones to watch for The Great Escape, and we thought we’d wake you up a bit by suggesting a few more out-there artists to go and see. We can’t promise everyone on this list is good in a conventional sense, but they’re all interesting, // Read More
Another week, another five acts. It’s bloody exhausting, isn’t it? But it’s worth it, because all of them are great, so stop complaining. See below for this week’s five, don’t enjoy yourselves too much (but do enjoy yourself a little bit). Salen Salen is a village in Sweden with 652 // Read More
You’ve had a whole week to listen to the five acts we recommended for The Great Escape, so if you’ve done that then well done. If you haven’t then we aren’t angry, we’re just disappointed. But don’t worry, here’s five more you can check out to make up for it! // Read More
The Great Escape is all about new music. Sure, there are bands like Slaves playing, but they’re just to sell tickets to the unassuming. Dig deeper and it’s all sweet, sweet new music. “But I don’t know any new music!” We hear you wail, wiping your dribbling nose on the sleeve // Read More
Boundary Brighton is a new addition to this summer’s festival lineup and adds to a list of exciting events Brighton has to offer.
We teamed up with QM Records and London-based host Peggy to bring you the first episode of a new series called Peggy’s World. Filmed in various locations including London and Lewes, Peggy’s World brings you insightful interviews through the microphone of a very excitable host. This episode features some of // Read More