Festival season 2020 starts here: The Great Escape, the festival for new music, internationally renowned for breaking the best and brightest new talent for over 14 years, is here to provide the soundtrack to your future with The Great Escape FIRST FIFTY – a series of exclusive gigs over 2 days in East London from the very hottest new artists around. The artists announced to play this series of exciting live shows give a first glimpse of the talent lined up to play TGE 2020, our 15th anniversary, and take next year’s festival season by storm.

Returning for the fourth year, this November 13th-14th, The Great Escape comes to the musical hotbed that is East London to celebrate the announcement of the FIRST FIFTY acts playing 2020’s festival with this very special series of gigs featuring some of the most highly anticipated talent to feature on the announcement.

Tickets to each show are only £5 and are very limited

Sebright Arms / presented by In Stereo

The Old Blue Last / presented by Metropolis Music

Colours / presented by Live Nation Source

The Courtyard Theatre / presented by BBC Music Introducing

The Macbeth / presented by Cool Brother

Sebright Arms / presented by Amazing Radio

The Old Blue Last / presented by DIY

The Courtyard Theatre / presented by Clash

The Macbeth / presented by Ticketmaster New Music

The Curtain - LP Room / presented by GRM Daily