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The Great Escape 2016: Blogger Picks

The Great Escape, Europe's leading festival for new music, is taking place in Brighton, England, on May 19-21, 2016. But with over 400 bands performing you have to make choices, so we've asked some of the UK's most in-the-know music sites to provide their ones to watch.

Elf Kid

Friday 20 May, 21:15 at Prince Albert

Elf Kid - Golden Boy (Zane Lowe) World Record Beats 1 Radio Rip

Posted by 1 site • On SoundCloud • Also on: Apple MusicAmazon

LISS

Saturday 21 May, 21:00 at Coalition

LISS - Always

Vallis Alps

Thursday 19 May, 22:30 at Brighthelm Thursday 19 May, 12:15 at Komedia

Vallis Alps - So Settled

Posted by 6 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Pional

Saturday 21 May, 00:30 at Patterns

Pional - XME (A Quiet Ceremony Mix) (Phonica Records)

Posted by 1 site • On SoundCloud • Also on: Apple MusicAmazon

Zak Abel

Saturday 21 May, 20:30 at Shoosh

Zak Abel - Say Sumthin

Posted by 15 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyAmazon

Kloe

Thursday 19 May, 20:00 at The Arch Saturday 21 May, 14:30 at Wagner Hall

KLOE - Teenage Craze

Posted by 4 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Postaal

Saturday 21 May, 12:30 at Sticky Mikes Frog Bar Friday 20 May, 12:15 at Brighthelm

POSTAAL - City Lies feat. Jelani Blackman

Posted by 7 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Greywind

Thursday 19 May, 22:00 at The Hub

Greywind - Afterthoughts

Posted by 8 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyAmazon

Jadu Heart

Saturday 21 May, 23:15 at Coalition

jadu heart - Harry Brompton's Ice Tea

Posted by 1 site • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Anna Of The North

Saturday 21 May, 20:45 at The Arch

ANNA OF THE NORTH - Lovers

Ardyn

Saturday 21 May, 20:00 at Coalition

Ardyn - Together

Posted by 4 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Mahalia

Saturday 21 May, 13:30 at Spiegeltent

Mahalia - Sober

Posted by 5 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

MMoths

Friday 20 May, 22:00 at Sallis Benny Theatre

MMOTHS - 0034

Posted by 7 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Mt Wolf

Thursday 19 May, 20:00 at St George's Church

Mt. Wolf - Soteria

Posted by 3 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Eera

Thursday 19 May, 15:30 at Patterns

EERA - Reflection of Youth

Posted by 2 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Fake Laugh

Thursday 19 May, 14:30 at Queens Hotel

Fake Laugh - On Loop

Posted by 2 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Frankie Cosmos

Thursday 19 May, 20:00 at Paganini Ballroom Saturday 21 May, 00:30 at The Haunt

Frankie Cosmos - Duet

Posted by 2 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Samm Henshaw

Friday 20 May, 22:00 at Komedia

Samm Henshaw - These Hands Oliver Nelson Remix +1 more

Posted by 3 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Mabel

Friday 20 May, 16:30 at Wagner Hall Friday 20 May, 20:30 at Patterns

Mabel - Fine Line

Posted by 1 site • On SoundCloud • Also on: Apple MusicAmazon

Bonzai

Thursday 19 May, 00:00 at Green Door Store

Bonzai - Cruel zotti Flip

Posted by 1 site • On SoundCloud • Also on: Apple MusicAmazon

Xylaroo

Thursday 19 May, 14:00 at The Pop-up Stage Friday 20 May, 13:00 at The Pop-up Stage

Xylaroo - Danger

Posted by 4 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Let's Eat Grandma

Let's Eat Grandma - Hot Pink

Posted by 4 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Partybaby

Saturday 21 May, 20:00 at Horatios

Partybaby - You Old Man

Dilly Dally

Friday 20 May, 20:30 at The Haunt

Dilly Dally - I Feel Free

Posted by 1 site • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Pumarosa

Thursday 19 May, 22:00 at Komedia

PUMAROSA - Dragonfly

Posted by 5 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Smerz

Saturday 21 May, 18:25 at The Arch

Smerz - Because

Posted by 27 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyAmazon

Lady Leshurr

Friday 20 May, 21:30 at Patterns

Lady Leshurr - Queen's Speech 4

Posted by 1 site • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Alice Jemima

Friday 20 May, 19:30 at Komedia Studio Bar

Alice Jemima - Electric

Posted by 9 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Lets Eat Grandma

Thursday 19 May, 20:30 at The Haunt Saturday 21 May, 01:00 at Latest Music Bar

Let's Eat Grandma - Hot Pink

Posted by 4 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Bleached

Thursday 19 May, 22:15 at Horatios

Bleached - Can You Deal?

Posted by 27 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Cash+David

Friday 20 May, 02:00 at Green Door Store

Cash+David - Bones

Coves

Saturday 21 May, 12:15 at Horatios

Coves - Run With Me ( BBC 6 Music - Blog Tip

Actor

Thursday 19 May, 20:30 at Prince Albert

Actor - Power

Posted by 9 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

Mothers

Friday 20 May, 19:30 at The Haunt

Mothers - BLAME KIT

Posted by 3 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon




10 UK music sites give you their picks for The Great Escape 2016


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