The Great Escape #FIRSTFIFTY Is Back THIS MONTH! Here's Everything You Need To Know...

Written by Matilda Buckingham / November 12, 2018

Exciting news! After an incredibly successful past two years, The Great Escape are bringing #FIRSTFIFTY back later THIS MONTH 🎉

Not familiar with #FIRSFIFTY? Allow us to fill you in...


#FIRSTFIFTY is a series of exclusive gigs put on by The Great Escape festival featuring performances from the first fifty acts announced for next year's festival. The Great Escape have been breaking the best and brightest new talent for the last 13 years so the #FIRSTFIFTY shows give audiences a glimpse into the exciting talent set to take next year’s festival by storm.

When and where is it happening?

Gigs will be taking place across East London from 27th - 29th November at your favourite hipster haunts including The Curtain, Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, The Old Blue Last, The Courtyard Theatre, The Macbeth and Zigfrid von Underbelly.

Who's performing?

Whether you're into indie, hip-hop, garage, soul, psychedelic pop or anything in between, #FIRSTFIFTY have something for YOU! The Great Escape are proud to put on an eclectic mix of hot new talent including Kara Marni, Himalayas, Kawala, Dayo Bello, Sam Tompkins and many more. Check out the video above to discover the full line-up 👆

This year, LNSource will be hosting a stage at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen on Tuesay 27th November with an incredible lineup featuring rising drill star KWENGFACE, hip hop duo Blackwave and viral sensation REN. Grab your tickets here 🙌

You can also get familiar with the amazing artists performing by taking a listen to the #FIRSTFIFTY playlist below 👇

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