Brighton, UK – 16th – 18th May 2013
“Sounds Australia is a really powerful initiative for the Australian music industry…This (TGE) is a great platform for Australian musicians and has helped acts such as Gurrumul to international success, so it’s a really important event on the international calendar.” Kym Fullgrabe – Senior Trade Commissioner to the UK, AUSTRADE
The Great Escape has established itself as the leading event in Europe for showcasing new talent from around the world, aimed at ‘export ready’ bands and industry professionals. TGE takes place in Brighton, UK over three days and nights every May with a total attendance of over 15,000 people including 5,000 industry professionals. A variety of insightful industry talks, panel debates, targeted networking sessions and key note interviews are run alongside performances from 350+ new local and international artists, themed parties and club nights in over 34 different venues.
The Great Escape 2012 Brochure