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Posted May 9th 2019

The Unofficial Escape 2019

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A weekend jam-packed of so many amazing bands, where do you even begin? Here’s Melting Vinyl’s top picks of unofficial shows happening during The Great Escape Festival., you won’t need a wristband for any of them!


Acid Box & Abyss Brewing present SUPER FUZZ WEEKENDER

3 days rammed to the walls of some amazing talents from all over the world and it’s free!

Thursday night you can catch The Slaughter House Band, Big & The Fat, Creatures, The Nude Party & Snapped Ankles in the very intimate 70cap venue that is East Street TapEvent here

Friday they take you to the basement of Casablanca Jazz Club on Middle Street, where you’ll be able to enjoy music from the like of Sun Scream, Dry Cleaning, Nice Biscuit, The Cosmics and MV favourites Swedish Death Candy. Event here

Saturday sees them back at East Street Tap for a BITCH CRAFT special, where the ladies show you what it’s all about. Stonefield, Lauran Hibberd, Holiday Ghosts, Projector, Cryptic Street and Cable Ties. Not only that Flamingods and Acid box will be on the decks downstairs until the early hours of the morning. Event here

Love Thy Neighbour & Old Blue Last Beer present

Love Thy Neighbour have once again pulled out all the stops. Join them as they take over the downstairs of The Hope & Ruin with live music running Thursday through to Sunday.

Thursday you’re treated with, Drinking Boys & Girls Choir, BABii, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard, Secret Band!, Porridge Radio, Wives and The Wants. Event here

Friday the fun continues with, Secret Band!, Weakened Friends, Penelope Isles, Death By Unga Bunga, Secret Band!, Beach Riot and another Secret Band! Event here

And if that isn’t enough for you, then Saturday night includes, WOOZE, Bdrmm, Motherhood, Secret band!, Dog In The Snow and Creatures. Event here












Hand in hive + the most radicalist in association with Calm

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Foggy Notion

The Main Escape

Deadbeat Disco ESC

Fake Escape

Hand in hive + the most radicalist: