About this festival
The Great Escape is the UK's biggest new music showcase, championing unsigned and underground artists from a range of genres, including rock, indie, hip-hop, grime and electronic music.
Split across multiple venues in Brighton, the hip south-coast city, The Great Escape is your chance to catch rising stars and mix with industry professionals, such as publications, companies and labels, who will be imparting their knowledge at the variety of conferences and conventions throughout the festival.
Now renowned around the UK and beyond as the place-to-be if you're in the music business, the diverse festival brings one of the UK's most famous cities to life, reverberating through its music venues, theatres, pubs, bars, pop-up stages and street corners.
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