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Arlo Parks And Holly Humberstone Among First 50 Acts Confirmed For The Great Escape 2021

Thursday, 19 November 2020 Written by Jon Stickler

The Great Escape has announced the first 50 acts for its 2021 line up.

After being forced to cancel this year's edition due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Brighton festival will return next spring to host hundreds of up-and-coming artists over three days at multiple live music venues and pop-up stages.

Among the first acts confirmed for the festival's 15th anniversary bill is London-based artist, poet and songwriter Arlo Parks (pictured), R&B singer and rapper Berwyn, rising artist Holly Humberstone and Hackney rapper and songwriter Bree Runway.

The Road To The Great Escape has also revealed the first acts to play the live music showcase that stops off in Glasgow between May 8 and 9, and Dublin on May 10 and 11, taking select artists and acts due to appear at the main festival. 

What? Discover your new favourite emerging artists as you wander through the Brighton streets, soaking up the cultural history.

Where? Various venues in central Brighton.

When? May 12 - 15, 2021.

Who? The first 50 acts announced for the line up are 220 Kid, Aaron Smith, Alex Amor, Ama, Another Michael, Arlo Parks, Baby Queen, Bad Boy Chiller Crew, Berwyn, Blu Detiger, Bob Vylan, Bree Runway, Che Lingo, Chubby and the Gang, Cmat, Cole Lc, Denise Chaila, Emma-Jean Thackray, Gabe Coulter, Geese, Ġenn, Holly Humberstone, Joey Maxwell, Juice Menace, Kennyhoopla, Lizzie Reid, Lucy Blue, Luz, Mae Muller, Matilda Mann, Michelle, Molchat Doma, Newdad, Niko B, Olivia Dean, Oscar Lang, Pa Salieu, Peach Tree Rascals, Pip Millett, Porij, Poutyface, R.A.E, Remi Wolf, Tayo Sound, Skullcrusher, the Magic Gang, Tiagz, Thomas Headon, Voodoos, and Walt Disco. More acts will be confirmed in the run-up to the event.

Those making appearances at The Road To The Great Escape include Berwyn, Baby Queen, Oscar Lang, Remi Wolf, and Chubby and the Gang. Glasgow will see exclusive performances by Lizzie Reid, Walt Disco, and others, while Dublin will host exclusive sets from CMAT and Denise Chaila. Find out more here.

Tickets? Tickets are on sale now. Click here to get yours through Stereoboard.

The Great Escape Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Wed May 12 2021 - BRIGHTON Various Venues
Thu May 13 2021 - BRIGHTON Various Venues
Fri May 14 2021 - BRIGHTON Various Venues
Sat May 15 2021 - BRIGHTON Various Venues

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