Festivals: The Joy Formidable, Eagulls & Black Honey join The Great Escape 2016

The Joy Formidable, Eagulls & Black Honey join The Great Escape 2016

Formation, Porches and Kero Kero Bonito are also set to play the Brighton weekender this year.

The Joy Formidable, Eagulls and Black Honey are just three of the latest acts - and there’s a whopping 150 of them - to be added to the line-up of this year’s The Great Escape.

Elsewhere on the mammoth announcement, there’s the likes of our Class of 2016-ers Formation, the experimental Porches, PC Music’s Kero Kero Bonito and Cali punks SWMRS, who will all be heading down to enjoy a bit of the seaside this May.

They join the likes of Mystery Jets, Oh Wonder and The Big Moon, who have all already been confirmed to play at this year’s weekender.

The full list of new additions to the fest - which also includes none other than Craig David’s TS5 - is as follows.

Albin Lee Meldau / Aldous Harding / Alice Jemima / Amber Arcades / Anne Marie / Ardyn / As Lions / Astroid Boys / Atlas Wynd / Ben Caplan / Black Foxxes / Black Honey / Bleeding Heart Pigeons / Bonzai / Boy Jumps Ship / Bry / Cadet / Charley Marley / Ciaran Lavery / Clean Cut Kid / Cloves / Craig David’s Ts5 / Cullen Omori / Cult Of Dom Keller / Day Wave / DBFC / D/C/ Dressmaker / Eagulls / Eska / Ex-Magician / Fai Baba / Fakear / Fews / Finn / Formation / Frances / Frankie Cosmos / Gaika / Get Inuit / Girl Friend / Good Foxy / Gordi / Guy Andrews / Haiku Salut / Halo Tora / Haus / Heavy Trackers / Highasakite / Holly Macve / Isaiah Dread / It It Anita / Jalen N’Gonda / James Tw / James Mac Cormack / Jodie Abacus / Joe Nolan / John Metcalfe / Jones / Joy Again / Kero Kero Bonito / Kevin Garrett / Keziah / Keziah Hodgson / Klyne / Larkin Poe / Lawrence Taylor / Let’s Eat Grandma / Limb / Lisbon / Living Hour / Louis Mattrs / Mass Gothic / Me And My Drummer / Meilyr Jones / Money / Mothers / Nadine Carina / Nap Eyes / Nessi / NZCA Lines / Oh Pep! / Pauw / Pixx / Porches / Queen City Stoop Kids / Rag N Bone Man / Rationale / Reigning Days / Rhys Lewis / Riko Dan / Riz La Teef / Rozelle / Shakka / Shvpes / Skinny Girl Diet / Skinny Living / Sly Johnson / Splurgeboys / Starling / Stephen Kellogg / Strong Asian Mothers / Surf Dads / Swmrs / Tangerines / Telegram / The Heavytrackerz / The Hunna / The Invisible / The Island Club / The Joy Formidable / The K / The Rubens / Sherlocks / The Shimmer Band / The Telerman / The Velveteins / The Wholls / The Wild Feathers / The Zolas / Tiggs Da Author / Tiny Ruins / Tom Misch / Trevor Sensor / Twin River / Vodun / Warhaus / We Are The City / White Miles / White Room / Wyvern Lingo / Yes We Mystic / Yonaka / Yungen

This year’s edition of The Great Escape takes place from 19th to 21st May, in various venues across Brighton. Tickets are available now.

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