First acts for The Great Escape 2014 announced

The Great Escape announced the first 100 acts for 2014 today. The first Finnish bands on the bill are Satellite Stories, Sin Cos Tan, Jaakko Eino Kalevi and The Scenes. This year the lead international partner of The Great Escape is Finland.

For the 9th year running The Great Escape 2014 will open the UK festival season, showcasing 400 of the best emerging artists in Brighton across the weekend of 8th-10th May. Firmly established as Europe’s leading festival for new music, the 3-day festival will draw over 18,000 music lovers to the south coast of England, united in their pursuit to catch the next-big-thing performing in one of the 35 venues dotted across the city.

The Finnish programme at The Great Escape is produced by Music Finland. 

For full line-up, visit