Up and coming women artists sign up for Great Escape

Posted On 03 Feb 2010 at 11:00 am

Two hotly-tipped young women singer songwriters are to appear at May’s Great Escape festival.

Ellie Goulding, a folk artist who has embraced electronic music, topped the BBC’s Sound of 2010 poll, voted for by critics and industry insiders.

Welsh singer songwriter Marina and the Diamonds, aka Marina Diamandis, came at number two. Former winners have included Adele, Little Boots and Keane.

The other acts confirmed yesterday for the three day event from May 13 to 15 are:


Chase & Status

Broken Social Scene

Esben and The Witch

Crystal Fighters

Slow Club

Cold Cave



Real Estate

Timbre Timbre

Darwin Deez

Best Coast

The Cheek

Wild Palms

The Ruby Suns

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