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Only Britney Spears Could Have Caused the UK to Go Into Complete Meltdown

Was this the best, or worst, night of my entire life? Apparently it can be both.
Daisy Jones
8.8.18
In Photos

How Could We Have Done Anything But Smash It at The Great Escape?

If you weren't at our stage on Friday... sorry. We had Octavian, slowthai, Ebenezer, Jaz Karis and Jofi Stone, and, in all honesty, it went off.
Ryan Bassil
5.21.18
Premieres

Math-Rock Band Orchards Say “Fuck the Past” with a Pop Touch

Here's a first look at the recently Big Scary Monsters-signed Brighton band's new visuals for single "Luv You 2".
Lauren O'Neill
4.26.18
PROFILES

The Magic Gang Did It Their Way

Five years and a lost home later and the Brighton band have achieved something that sits apart from the current crop of new guitar bands.
Jamie Milton
3.23.18
Festivals 2018

Hell Yes, the Great Escape Festival Just Booked More Than 80 Acts

Superorganism! Nilüfer Yanya! Let's Eat Grandma! Slowthai! It's going to be a big one.
Lauren O'Neill
2.28.18
Interviews

Why Has Fatboy Slim Invited Me To His House To Eat Paper?

He’s been DJing for more than two decades, so we talked about a lot besides that.
Oobah Butler
8.15.17
Festivals 2017

Go On, Come Party with Noisey at The Great Escape 2017

We're hosting a party again this year, hosting Abra Cadabra, 67 and more.
Noisey Staff
3.23.17
Premieres

Brightonians and Friends, Please, Admire The Magic Gang's Video for "Only Waiting"

Does the term "Disco Bunny" mean anything to you?
Noisey Staff
12.5.16
Longreads Or Whatever

The Echochamp House Proves Brighton is Better For DIY Bands Than London

In-between anarchic house parties, a bunch of bands share the burden of rent in a knackered seaside base that's become a birthing pool of musical creativity.
Jamie Milton
7.6.16
festivals 2016

The Noisey Stage Shutdown the Great Escape Festival

Basically guys, it was a fucking great time.
Oobah Butler
5.23.16
Premieres

Premiere: BIRDSKULLS - "Good Enough"

The sound of being dumped and responding by kicking an empty can, mumbling "whatever" and walking off.
Emma Garland
5.13.15
Features

We Have Our Own Stage at The Great Escape Again, Plus More Parties

Last year we tore the non-existent roof off Brighton and it was so 10/10 that we’ve decided to do it all again.
Noisey Staff
4.23.15
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