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)

Albert Albert

Alice Boman

Amatorski

Ambassadeurs

Annie Eve

Antimatter People

Audience Killers

Badbadnotgood

Ballet School

Bang Bang Bang

Billy Lockett

Bite The Buffalo

Blizzard

Bo Saris

Boreal Sons

Brns

Brolin

Buffalo Daughter

Calling All Cars

Carnival Youth

Charlie Cunningham

Childhood

Claire

Clare Maguire

Clean Bandit

Coely

Coves

Dizraeli And The Small Gods

Dog Is Dead

Drowners

Eagles For Hands

Eliza And The Bear

Etches

Ethan Johns

Eyes And No Eyes

Ezra Furman

Frànçois And The Atlas Mountains

Freddie Dickson

Future Folk Orchestra

Gavin James

Glass Animals

God Damn

Gomad! & Monster

Grumbling Fur

Hannah Peel

Hidden Orchestra

His Clancyness

Hollie Cook

Honeyblood

I Have A Tribe

Ichi

Jargon V.A

Jenn Grant

Jess Glynne

Jlyy

Josh Flowers & The Wild

Josh Record

Jungle Doctors

Kate Miller-Heidke

Khushi

Kid Wave

Kieran Leonard

Kimberly Anne

Lay Low

Le1f

Lisa Knapp

Little Dragon

Lola Colt

Looks

Luke Howard

Major Look

Marmozets

Mayu Wakisaka

Mazes

Meanwhile

Men’s Adventure’s

Mise En Scene

Mister Wives

Misty Miller



Neighbour

Norma Jean Martine

Pale Grey

Panama Wedding

Pearls Negras

Persian Rabbit

Prides

Rachael Dadd

Rare Monk

Rhodes

Roger Molls

Salt Ashes

Seoul

Serafina Steer

Sheppard

Shift K3y

Smoove And Turrell

Sophie Jamieson

Sticky Fingers

Superfood

Taro&Jiro

Tcts

Team Me

Ted Zed

The Amazing Snakeheads

The Animen

The Coronas

The Diamond Age

The Rails

The Royal Concept

The Subways

The Wet Secrets

The Xcerts

Tomas Barfod

Trans

Twin Atlantic

Ulla Nova

Vimes

Werkha

Whilk And Misky

White Hinterland

William Carl Jr

Xxanaxx

Y.O.U

You Are Wolf

Young And Sick

Zhala

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