The Great Escape Festival 2014: First 100 Acts Announced

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The UK’s answer to SXSW, The Great Escape Festival have announced their first batch of artists for this year’s New Music showpiece.

Amongst the artists confirmed so far are: The Oscillation, Charli XCX, Baby Strange, Shy Nature, Satellite Stories, Fat White Family & Darlia, with Kelis set to headline Brighton, Dome. A further 300 acts are due to be announced in due-course.

The Brighton festival takes place over May 8-10 this year. Tickets are available here priced at £45.

The full list of acts confirmed today are as follows:

  • Amber Run
  • Andy Shauf
  • Arc Iris
  • Arthur Beatrice
  • As Animals
  • Autobahn
  • Baby In Vain
  • Baby Strange
  • Beard Of Wolves
  • Beautiful Boy
  • Benjamin Clementine
  • Black City Lights
  • Blaenavon
  • Broken Twin
  • Charli XCX
  • Cherub
  • Chlöe Howl
  • Circa Waves
  • Cleo T
  • Courtney Barnett
  • D/C
  • Dark For Dark
  • Darlia
  • Denai Moore
  • Dive In
  • Dolomite Minor
  • Doom Squad
  • Douglas Dare
  • Dune Rats
  • Ella Eyre
  • Erotic Market
  • Fabienne
  • Fat White Family
  • Female Smell
  • Femme
  • Flux Pavilion
  • Flyte
  • Ftse
  • Future Islands
  • Fyfe
  • Gianna Lauren
  • Ginger And The Ghost
  • Glory Glory
  • Hannah Georgas
  • Hermitude
  • Holy Strays
  • Hsy
  • Human Pyramids
  • Jaakko Eino Kalevi
  • Jay Arner
  • Jeremiah Jae
  • Jeremy Neal
  • Jungle
  • Kelis
  • Labyrinth Ear
  • Leon T Pearl
  • Lonely The Brave
  • Lovepark
  • Major Leagues
  • Marika Hackman
  • Matthew And The Atlas
  • Max Marshall
  • Mickey Lightfoot
  • Money For Rope
  • New Desert Blues
  • Oliver Wilde
  • Orval Carlos Sibelius
  • Oy
  • Pawws
  • Phox
  • Powder Blue
  • Rejjie Snow
  • Rosie Lowe
  • Royal Blood
  • Russian Red
  • Saint Raymond
  • Samaris
  • Satellite Stories
  • September Girls
  • Shopping
  • Shy Nature
  • Sin Cos Tan
  • Slaves
  • Stubborn Heart
  • Sundara Karma
  • The Bony King Of Nowhere
  • The Creases
  • The Crooked Brothers
  • The Darlingtons
  • The Oscillation
  • The Scenes
  • Theo Verney
  • Tove Lo
  • Traams
  • Traumahelikopter
  • Travis Bretzer
  • Wet
  • White Lung
  • Wilsen
  • Womans Hour
  • Young Summer
  • Youth Man
  • Yumi And The Weather