The Hold Steady and Trans will join Courtney Barnett, Arc Iris, Syd Arthur, The Rails, Alice Boman, PHOX and Ethan Johns on the Uncut stage at this year's Great Escape festival in Brighton. Meanwhile, the festival, which takes place at 35 venues in Brighton between May 8-10, have also confirmed details of another 100 artists who will be performing.
The Hold Steady and Trans will join Courtney Barnett, Arc Iris, Syd Arthur, The Rails, Alice Boman, PHOX and Ethan Johns on the Uncut stage at this year’s Great Escape festival in Brighton.
Meanwhile, the festival, which takes place at 35 venues in Brighton between May 8-10, have also confirmed details of another 100 artists who will be performing.
Last month, Wild Beasts and These New Puritans were confirmed for the event, along with Jon Hopkins and The Strokes’ guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr.
Other acts set to appear in Brighton this May include Telegram, East India Youth, Ratking, George Ezra, The Bohicas, Phantogram, Girl Band, Gorgon City, Blessa, All We Are, Big Ups, Eyedress, Jamie Isaac, Lizzo and The Neighbourhood.
As previously announced, Kelis will play Brighton Dome on May 10 in support of her sixth album Food, which is scheduled for release in April. Other names who appeared on the first line-up announcement in January included Jungle, Chlöe Howl, Royal Blood, Carli XCX, Circa Waves and Fat White Family.
Tickets can be purchased from The Great Escape website here, or in person at Resident records in Brighton.
You can read Uncut’s coverage of last year’s The Great Escape festival here.
Artists announced for The Great Escape today (March 26)
Bang Bang Bang
Bite The Buffalo
Calling All Cars
Dizraeli And The Small Gods
Dog Is Dead
Eagles For Hands
Eliza And The Bear
Eyes And No Eyes
Frànçois And The Atlas Mountains
Future Folk Orchestra
Gomad! & Monster
I Have A Tribe
Josh Flowers & The Wild
Mise En Scene
Norma Jean Martine
Smoove And Turrell
The Amazing Snakeheads
The Diamond Age
The Royal Concept
The Wet Secrets
Whilk And Misky
William Carl Jr
You Are Wolf
Young And Sick
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