The Great Escape


Our Noisey Stage at The Great Escape Festival Went Off

Take a look at snaps featuring Greentea Peng, Murkage Dave, Westerman, Aitch and Tiana Major9.
Noisey UK Staff
The Great Escape

Yes, Yes, Yes, The Great Escape Festival Is Here

... and here's the line-up for our stage.
Noisey UK Staff
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
Noisey Guide To

slowthai’s Guide to Northampton

Wanna know where to get a kebab in the East Midlands town? Here you go.
Niloufar Haidari

If You Go to One Great Escape Festival Party, Make it Ours

Uh... where else are you going to see Slowthai, Octavian and Jaz Karis all in the same building?
Ryan Bassil
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
the great escape 2017

How to Break a Band at the Great Escape in About Four Hours

My mission to see how PR people manage hyping acts non-stop at the annual music industry festival.
Alex King; Photos: Theo McInnes

Our Party at the Great Escape Was Lit and Here Are All the Photos to Prove it

A bunch of people performed including 67, a very gassed Abra Cadabra and, as a surprise guest, Nadia Rose.
Noisey UK Staff

Coco Won’t Pretend to Be Someone He’s Not

The Sheffield MC on his first 16, working with Toddla T and making positivity his MO.
Tshepo Mokoena
Festivals 2017

You’d Be Silly to Miss Our Great Escape Party at Patterns

We'll be taking over the seafront venue on Friday 19 May, with set times announced for sets from 67, Abra Cadabra, Coco, and more.
Noisey Staff
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
Remembering Things

How Blur's Self-Titled Album Brought Them Back from the Brink

Burnt out by Britpop and a failure to break America, 20 years ago Blur were disintegrating, but somehow they wrote their biggest song, and one of the best LPs of their career.
Kevin EG Perry