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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 blog • On SoundCloud • Also on: Apple MusicAmazon

    LISS

    Saturday 21 May, 21:00 at Coalition
  • LISS - Miles Apart

    Posted by 1 blog • • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

    Vallis Alps

    Thursday 19 May, 22:30 at Brighthelm Thursday 19 May, 12:15 at Komedia
  • Vallis Alps - Young Imad Remix +4 more

    Posted by 1 blog • • Also on: Apple MusicAmazon

    Pional

    Saturday 21 May, 00:30 at Patterns
  • Pional - T.A.M.B. John Talabot's Sunset Edit

    Zak Abel

    Saturday 21 May, 20:30 at Shoosh
  • Zak Abel - Say Sumthin

    Posted by 15 blogs • 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 blogs • 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 blogs • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

    Greywind

    Thursday 19 May, 22:00 at The Hub
  • Greywind - Afterthoughts

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

    Jadu Heart

    Saturday 21 May, 23:15 at Coalition
  • jadu heart - The Love

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

    Anna Of The North

    Saturday 21 May, 20:45 at The Arch
  • ANNA OF THE NORTH - Someone

    Ardyn

    Saturday 21 May, 20:00 at Coalition
  • Ardyn - Together

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

    Mahalia

    Saturday 21 May, 13:30 at Spiegeltent
  • Mahalia - Sober

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

    MMoths

    Friday 20 May, 22:00 at Sallis Benny Theatre
  • MMOTHS - 0034

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

    Mt Wolf

    Thursday 19 May, 20:00 at St George's Church
  • Mt. Wolf - Heavenbound

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

    Will Joseph Cook

    Thursday 19 May, 19:30 at The Haunt
  • Will Joseph Cook - Beach HONNE Remix

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

    Amber Arcades

    Thursday 19 May, 23:30 at Latest Music Bar Friday 20 May, 15:30 at Komedia
  • Amber Arcades - It Changes

    Eera

    Thursday 19 May, 15:30 at Patterns
  • EERA - Drive With Fear

    Posted by 11 blogs • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyAmazon

    Frankie Cosmos

    Thursday 19 May, 20:00 at Paganini Ballroom Saturday 21 May, 00:30 at The Haunt
  • Frankie Cosmos - Sinister

    Posted by 34 blogs • 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 blogs • On SoundCloud • Also on: SpotifyApple MusicAmazon

    Mabel

    Friday 20 May, 16:30 at Wagner Hall Friday 20 May, 20:30 at Patterns
  • Mabel - Finders Keepers

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

    Bonzai

    Thursday 19 May, 00:00 at Green Door Store
  • bonzai - Cruel

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

    Let's Eat Grandma

  • Let's Eat Grandma - Rapunzel

    Posted by 7 blogs • On SoundCloud • 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 - Desire CRIM3S Remix

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

    Pumarosa

    Thursday 19 May, 22:00 at Komedia
  • PUMAROSA - Lions’ Den

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

    Smerz

    Saturday 21 May, 18:25 at The Arch
  • Smerz - Because

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

    Lady Leshurr

    Friday 20 May, 21:30 at Patterns
  • Lady Leshurr - Queen's Speech 4

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

    Alice Jemima

    Friday 20 May, 19:30 at Komedia Studio Bar
  • Alice Jemima - When You Dance

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

    Bleached

    Thursday 19 May, 22:15 at Horatios
  • Bleached - Can You Deal?

    Posted by 27 blogs • 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 - Stormy

    Actor

    Thursday 19 May, 20:30 at Prince Albert
  • Actor - Power

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

    Her

    Thursday 19 May, 13:30 at Queens Hotel Thursday 19 May, 18:30 at Wagner Hall
  • H.E.R. - I Won't

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




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