The Great Escape Presents

27•28•29 November 2018•East London

FIRST FIFTY

Festival season 2019 starts here: The Great Escape, the festival for new music, internationally renowned for breaking the best and brightest new talent for over 13 years, is here to provide the soundtrack to your future with The Great Escape FIRST FIFTY – a series of exclusive gigs over 3 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 2019 and take next year’s festival season by storm.

Returning for the third year, this November 27th – 29th, The Great Escape comes to the musical hotbed that is East London to celebrate the announcement of the FIRST FIFTY acts playing 2019’s festival with this very special series of gigs featuring some of the most highly anticipated talent to feature on the announcement.

Get to know the artists playing FIRST FIFTY with our Spotify playlist

The Curtain - LP Room / presented by London in Stereo

Tuesday 27th November

Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen / presented by Live Nation Source

Tuesday 27th November

The Old Blue Last / presented by Dork

The Courtyard Theatre / presented by Clash

Tuesday 27th November

The Macbeth / presented by So Young

Zigfrid von Underbelly / presented by Amazing Radio

Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen / presented by Metropolis

The Old Blue Last

Wednesday 28th November

The Courtyard Theatre / presented by BBC Music Introducing

Wednesday 28th November

The Macbeth

Wednesday 28th November

Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen / presented by Ticketmaster New Music

The Old Blue Last / presented by Upset

Thursday 29th November

The Courtyard Theatre / presented by Notion

The Macbeth / presented by DIY

Zigfrid von Underbelly

Thursday 29th November