Ireland is Lead Country Partner at The Great Escape 2022

Ireland is Lead Country Partner at The Great Escape 2022

Ireland is Lead Country Partner at The Great Escape 2022

Eighteen Irish artists will showcase at this year’s The Great Escape (11 – 14 May) in Brighton, UK marking Ireland’s designation as Lead Country Partner. The artists are supported through the Music from Ireland programme which is supported by Culture Ireland and delivered by First Music Contact.

Over two days, each act will perform to an international audience of music industry professionals, including management, agents, bookers, record labels.

In addition to these performances, Ireland’s activities the lead country partner, will also include a panel on the challenges facing artists touring in a post Brexit UK, a Country Connections speed- meeting session with UK industry and a country reception & networking event.

The eighteen Irish artists who will feature are:

o Aby Coulibaly
o Ailbhe Reddy
o April
o Bicurious
o CMAT
o EFÉ
o Kynsy
o Lucy McWilliams
o Malaki
o Naked Lungs
o Nixer
o Sinead O’Brien
o Sprints
o The Clockworks
o The Scratch
o The Mary Wallopers
o THUMPER
o Tolü Makay

Full details of all the artists and the schedule are available here: http://www.musicfromireland.org/

More information on The Great Escape is available here: https://greatescapefestival.com/line-up/

Posted: 10.05.22