APPLY TO PLAY

Calling all artists. Artist registration for The Great Escape 2022 is now officially open in partnership with Family In Music. Whether you are a band, a singer-songwriter, a rapper, DJ, collective or duo, it doesn’t matter, we want to hear from you.

The Great Escape welcomes artists from every genre across the globe to apply for a chance to play at the world’s most renowned festival for breaking new talent. You will be performing with the beautiful seaside backdrop of Brighton, where 450+ acts will be filling over 35 venues, making 11th-14th May 2022 one hell of a weekend and a great opportunity to meet key music industry figures who come to TGE looking for the next big thing.

Previous artists who have performed at The Great Escape include Adele, Stormzy, Ed Sheeran, HAIM, AJ Tracey, Vampire Weekend, Mura Masa, Skepta, Slaves, Charli XCX, Wolf Alice, Little Simz, Aitch, Foals, Loyle Carner, Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, Bon Iver, Lewis Capaldi and many more!

If you are interested in submitting your act for consideration, all you have to do is apply to play  HERE

All submissions will be reviewed by our bookings team. Artists chosen to perform will be contacted directly over the coming months. Artist registration will close 13th February 2022

Family in Music are building a global growth engine to empower creators and professionals with the knowledge, people, and tools to take control of their own careers. They’re here to support everyone working in independent music, launching with a focus on songwriters. First to create, last to get paid. They’re in beta, so welcome your feedback. The platform is currently free of charge. Create a profile at www.familyinmusic.com today.