Tickets are selling fast for The Great Escape in Brighton, and you can play there!

Barfly are proud to present the return of The Great Escape in Brighton on 17th – 19th May 2007

The Great Escape Festival returns on the 17th-19th May bringing the best of live music from across the World back to Brighton.


The Great Escape is proud to announce that The Rakes, Jack Penate, Gallows and Does It Offend You Yeah are the latest additions to this years exceptional line up.

Other fighters for the title of next big thing to be announced this week are: Ali love, Children Collide, Daniel Benjamin, My Device, The Envy Corps, Frank Turner, The Hours, The Immediate, Indigo Moss, The Noisettes, Oh No Ono and The Whip.

The rest of the line up so far includes an exciting selection of the most hotly tipped artists for 2007 including: Archie Bronson Outfit, Magenta Skycode, The Pigeon Detectives, Les Breastfeeders, The Draytones, We Are The Physics, Hello Saferide, The Immediate, The Metros, Cherry Ghost, Ghosts, 1990s, Polarkreis 18, The Lionheart Brothers, Black Ghosts, Good Shoes, Hot Club De Paris, Kate Nash, Art Brut, The Dash, The Enemy, Goose, The Heights, I Say Marvin, Navel, Neil’s Children, Trailing Laces, The Besnard Lakes, Blood Red Shoes, CSS, Dan Mangan, Foals, Hadouken, Help She Can’t Swim, I Like Trains, Kubichek, Mechanical Bride, Mumm-ra, Mr. Hudson & The Library, Nouvelle Vague, Orange Lights, Passenger, Patrick Watson, The Prayers, The Strange Death Of Liberal England, Ripchord, Rubik, We’re Marching On, Willy Mason, Wintersleep and Yes Boss.

We will be making regular announcements over the coming weeks as more and more bands and speakers are confirmed for this highly anticipated event.


Tickets are now on sale and are expected to sell fast, so get your Early Bird tickets from or call the ticket hotline on 08700 600 100 and join us for round 2 of this fabulous festival by the sea.  1 wristband will get you access to over 15 venues showcasing more than 150 of the world’s best new artists over 3 days.  There are a limited number of these £35, 3 day wristbands available – dont miss out!

Artist Submissions for 2007 – its not too late to apply!

For the second year running, The Great Escape has teamed up with Windows Live Spaces and this year are offering a unique registration process for bands wishing to submit unsolicited applications to perform at the Great Escape Festival 2007.

The Windows Live Spaces mechanism is free for artists and enables them to register their details and maintain their Spaces profile for viewing by the public as well as The Great Escape Bookings Team.

So if you think youve got what it takes go to or to register!

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