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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

LISS

Saturday 21 May, 21:00 at Coalition

LISS - Always

Black Honey

Friday 20 May, 22:00 at Horatios Friday 20 May, 20:30 at Wagner Hall

Black Honey - Into The Nightmare

Vallis Alps

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

Vallis Alps - So Settled

Zak Abel

Saturday 21 May, 20:30 at Shoosh

Zak Abel - Say Sumthin

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

Kloe

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

KLOE - Teenage Craze

Postaal

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

POSTAAL - City Lies feat. Jelani Blackman

Greywind

Thursday 19 May, 22:00 at The Hub

Greywind - Afterthoughts

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

Jadu Heart

Saturday 21 May, 23:15 at Coalition

jadu heart - The Cure

Kudu Blue

Saturday 21 May, 01:15 at Coalition

Kudu Blue - Mountain Song

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

Mahalia

Saturday 21 May, 13:30 at Spiegeltent

Mahalia - Sober

MMoths

Friday 20 May, 22:00 at Sallis Benny Theatre

MMOTHS - 0034

Mt Wolf

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

Mt. Wolf - Soteria

Eera

Thursday 19 May, 15:30 at Patterns

EERA - I Wanna Dance_ALASKALASKA (EERA cover)

Fake Laugh

Thursday 19 May, 14:30 at Queens Hotel

Fake Laugh - Surrounded

Frankie Cosmos

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

Frankie Cosmos - In the World

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

Samm Henshaw

Friday 20 May, 22:00 at Komedia

Samm Henshaw - Church (feat. EARTHGANG)

Mabel

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

Mabel - Fine Line

Bonzai

Thursday 19 May, 00:00 at Green Door Store

Bonzai - Cruel zotti Flip

Let's Eat Grandma

Let's Eat Grandma - It's Not Just Me

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

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 2 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music

Pumarosa

Thursday 19 May, 22:00 at Komedia

PUMAROSA - Dragonfly

Aldous Harding

Friday 20 May, 12:15 at Paganini Ballroom Saturday 21 May, 18:30 at Patterns

Aldous Harding - Stop Your Tears

Smerz

Saturday 21 May, 18:25 at The Arch

Smerz - Because

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

Lady Leshurr

Friday 20 May, 21:30 at Patterns

Lady Leshurr - Queen's Speech 4

Alice Jemima

Friday 20 May, 19:30 at Komedia Studio Bar

Alice Jemima - Electric

Bleached

Thursday 19 May, 22:15 at Horatios

Bleached - Can You Deal?

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

Hyphen Hyphen

Saturday 21 May, 00:15 at Brighthelm Saturday 21 May, 15:30 at Prince Albert

HYPHEN HYPHEN - Lonely Baby (feat. Kiiara)

Mothers

Friday 20 May, 19:30 at The Haunt

Mothers - BEAUTY ROUTINE

Posted by 7 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music




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


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