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The Road To The Great Escape  announces full Dublin lineup and venue breakdown

The Road To The Great Escape  announces full Dublin lineup and venue breakdown


The Road To The Great Escape will return to Dublin this May ahead of the Brighton new music showcase festival that weekend in 2023.

The two-day festival is taking place on Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th May 2023 in venues across Dublin including Whelan’s, Grand Social, Workman’s Club, and Academy 2, and the festival has announced its full lineup and venue breakdown.

Additions to the line-up include Canadian singer Cate, gothic post-rock Londoner Heartworms, songwriter RØRY, party animals Fat Dog, RCA signee Isabel Larosa, Sottish singer-songwriter Katie Gregson-MacLeod, YouTuber Hannah Grae and Scottish folk artist Rianne Downey, as well as an Irish contingent including Khakikid, Spider, and SIIGHTS.

Here’s how it’s looking:

Line Up, venue split:

Day 1 – 8th May 2023
Whelan’sWorkmansGrand SocialAcademy 2
49th & MainHeartwormsKatie Gregson MacLeodRØRY
SebChalkVictor RayHannah Grae
Calum Bowie
Day 2 – 9th May 2023
Whelan’sWorkmansGrand SocialAcademy 2
Sorcha RichardsonVacationsKean KavanaghKhakiKid
Sammy CopleyYot ClubIsabel LaRosaNix Northwest
Rianne DowneyGirl and GirlCateSurya Sen

Venue tickets €15.90 including booking fees on sale Friday 17th February at 10am from Ticketmaster.

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