The Great Escape a further 100 artists to play this year’s Brighton festival, featuring some of the most exciting names in new music, including Rebecca BlackThe AmazonsYard ActSinead O’BrienBaby Queen, and many more.

Kicking off the 2022 festival season, The Great Escape will be taking place from 12-14th May across 35+ walkable venues, alongside the music industry led TGE conference. Tickets for The Great Escape festival start from £75 and are on sale here.

From the UK live return of American queer hyperpop artist Rebecca Black, to rock riffs and licks from Reading’s The Amazons, The Great Escape 2022 line-up champions upcoming talent from a wide variety of genres.


Artists announced include Gen Z grunge pop singer Baby Queen, observational and acerbic post punk from Leeds’ Yard Act, post-punk poet Sinead O’Brien, TikTok star-turned-solo musician Abby Roberts, Scottish singer-songwriter Dylan Fraser, rising star Lola Young, American singer-songwriter Indigo De Souza, Liverpool alt rockers Crawlers, Irish rapper Malaki, Belfast post-punk rockers Enola Gay, and folk-rock singer-songwriter Madison Cunningham.

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