Festival season 2019 starts here: The Great Escape is here to provide the soundtrack to your future with the return of FIRST FIFTY – the biggest festival launch in the world; a series of exclusive gigs, across 6 venues over 3 days in East London from the very hottest new artists around. The artists announced today give a first glimpse of the talent lined up to play TGE 2019 and take next year’s festival season by storm.

Once again we continue to work with some of the biggest music tastemakers and best new music media supporters including; Amazing Radio, BBC Music, CLASH, DIY, Dork, In Stereo, Live Nation Source, Metropolis, Notion, So Young, Ticketmaster New Music and Upset.

Announced today are an eclectic mix of cutting edge new talent including Connie Constance, Fontaines D.C., Squid, Ed The Dog, Mathilda Homer, Kawala, Kwengface, Indoor Pets, Jvck James, L Devine, Kara Marni, Zuzu and many more.

To see the full FIRST FIFTY live shows line-up head here. Tickets are only £5 per gig and sell out fast so book your place at the worlds only festival live launch today.