Artist registration with CD Baby now open

Could you be the next Adele, HAIM or Stormzy?

The Great Escape is delighted to announce that it is welcoming 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 13th-15th May 2021 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, Mac Demarco, Alt J, Foals, Loyle Carner, Rag ‘n’ Bone Man, Bon Iver, Lewis Capaldi and many more!

To apply to play The Great Escape 2021 in association with CD Baby click here. It is free to apply and is the best way to get yourself heard by our festival booker.