Gaz Coombes and Lion Babe among final additions.
The Great Escape Festival is set to return to Brighton for its 10th anniversary, bringing with it yet another year of remarkable up and coming bands. The final 150 acts have now been announced, and there's plenty to look forward to.
The SXSW of the UK, Great Escape has played host to some of the best bands the world has to offer, and this year is no different. Across more than 30 venues, the festival will be showcasing hundreds of acts with a massive 18,000 fans expected to show up to experience the meaning of music. So just who's turning out to celebrate 10 years of awesome sounds?
The song was produced by Grammy winning Pharrell Williams.
Alternative funk two-piece from New York Lion Babe have opened up about their 'empowering' new single 'Wonder Woman', produced by Pharrell Williams. The duo admit it's all about becoming a role model for young women in the world.
Lion Babe to release new single 'Wonder Woman' in May 2015
Rising stars Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman are set to unveil their highly anticipated debut album soon, and have already presented us with a little taster in the form of 'Wonder Woman', with whom they worked alongside multi-award winning 'Happy' hitmaker Pharrell Williams. The video is equally as exciting, featuring Jillian acting out her band's namesake, voluminous curls at their max.
Continue reading: Lion Babe Open Up About 'Empowering' New Single 'Wonder Woman'
The New York duo will be joined by Seinabo Sey for five spectacular dates.
New York alternative soul duo Lion Babe are hitting the road in the UK for the very first time for a week of dates this Spring. The news comes after the release of their incredible latest single 'Treat Me Like Fire', and the announcement that they'll be hitting SXSW this year.
Lion Babe to embark on their debut UK tour
The pair; who are Jillian Hervey and Lucas Goodman; cross the pond for five co-headlining dates with Swedish singer Seinabo Sey from May 19th 2015, reaching audiences in Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and London, the latter of which will see them hit the famous Scala venue.
Continue reading: Lion Babe Set To Embark On Their Very First UK Tour This Spring
Enjoy Hype Hotel's amazing line-up without the wait.
Hype Hotel Presented by Feed the Beat aims to connect SXSW 2015 festival goers with the social media world in their 'Fast Pass' giveaway; a limited chance to gain immediate access to the venue where they'll be first in line to see some of the best new bands the world has to offer.
Hype Hotel is coming next week (March 17th - 21st)
While Austin's SXSW week may be one of the most sought after festivals to gain attendance to in the world, there's also that issue of pesky admission queues which are quite scary to think about. However, don't let that dampen your spirits if you're set to attend next week because Hype Hotel have teamed up with sponsors Mazda to offer a select amount of attendees a 'Fast Pass', with which they can jump those endless lines.
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