The Great Escape

Buzz bands, popsters and "an artist waggling a dildo around" - here's the BIG Dork report from The Great Escape 2023

We sent our intrepid scribblers and snappers down to the seaside to capture all the best of the action.

This is what went down when Dork and Chess Club Records teamed up for a packed showcase at The Great Escape

Coach Party! Lip Filler! SOFY! Trout!

Arlo Parks reminds us she's always had something special at The Great Escape

Before she undoubtedly levels up again, it's really special to see Arlo in a venue like this.

Dork's The Great Escape showcase shuts down Brighton Pier with Lime Garden, English Teacher and more

As the buzziest bands and industry whispers sweep Brighton for The Great Escape, the Dork's Night Out takeover rolls into town, heading to Horatio's at the end of the pier.

Believe the hype - The Last Dinner Party attract queues round the block at The Great Escape

We’d predict big things for The Last Dinner Party, but everyone’s already done that.

Five Canadian acts you should probably catch at The Great Escape 2023

If you're heading to Brighton for The Great Escape, alongside all the other new music and buzzy bands, you should be getting ready for an exciting showcase of Canada's independent artists too.

Heading to The Great Escape? Here's a bunch of acts we'd advise you definitely don't miss

As an aid to those of you heading to Brighton to catch some music, we've put together a few recommendations.

Dork is heading to The Great Escape, with Lime Garden, Coach Party, English Teacher and loads more

We're off to the Brighton seaside with loads of our favourite new acts.

Marika Hackman and Unknown T are among several new names for The Great Escape

Plus, The Rills, SNAYX, Michael Aldag and more.

Coach Party, VLURE, HotWax, Mac Wetha and more have joined the line-up for The Great Escape 2023

The Great Escape will take place from 10th-13th May 2023
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