The Great Escape 2017 - Friday Highlights

Following on from our The Great Escape 2017 - Thursday Highlights last week, AfterDark presents another 10 great artists to watch out for at TGE17, this time taken from Friday's line-up. Our picks include some homegrown talent as well as acts from Europe, New Zealand and USA. Who are you looking forward to seeing most? Day tickets have now sold out but you can still buy weekend tickets and Friday/Saturday combi tickets - but act fast as they will sell out soon! BUY TICKETS HERE

The Great Escape 2017 - Friday Highlights 


#1 AINE CAHILL - One Church - 10:30pm 

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND - Pop - Listen to Aine Cahill on SoundCloud


#2 BABA SHRIMPS - Komedia (Studio) - 1:30pm/ Sticky Mike's Frog Bar - 7:15pm

SWITZERLAND - Electro/Indie Pop - Follow Baba Shrimps on Facebook


#3 DAN CROLL - Komedia - 10:30pm

UK - Alternative Pop - Watch 'From Nowhere' on YouTube


#4 HAZEL ENGLISH - Friday: Horatio's - 3:15pm/ Saturday: Brighthelm Centre - 9:30pm

UNITED STATES - Indie-Pop - Listen on SoundCloud


#5 JESSE SHEEHAN - One Church - 12:30pm

NEW ZEALAND - Acoustic Folk - Watch his videos on YouTube


#6 KIM JANSSEN - Komedia - 1:30pm

THE NETHERLANDS - Pop Soul - Listen to his new album Cousins (March 2017)


#7 ME + MARIE - Komedia (Studio) - 2:30pm

SWITZERLAND - Blues Rock - Follow ME + MARIE on Facebook


#8 THE GIFT - Sallis Benny Theatre - 8:00pm

PORTUGAL - Indie Pop-Rock/ Electronica - Listen to The Gift on SoundCloud


#9 - THIS IS THE KIT - St Mary's Church - 9:45pm

UK - Folk - Read an interview with This Is The Kit 


#10 TOM HICKOX - MARINE ROOM, Harbour Hotel - 7:15pm

UK - Singer-songwriter/ Pop - Listen to Monsters In The Deep (2017)




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