FIRETRAP x SPINDLE PRESENT:
THE ALTERNATIVE ESCAPE ALL - DAY SHOWCASE
FRIDAY 15TH MAY 12PM - 12AM
HORATIO’S – BRIGHTON PIER
**FREE ENTRY WITH RSVP**
FREE ENTRY WITH TGE WRISTBAND/BADGE
FREE ENTRY with RSVP VIA BILLETTO
– Subject to capacity of venue
Featuring over 14 live acts:
DRY THE RIVER (UK) ▲ IS TROPICAL (UK)
REMI (AUS) ▲LONGY (UK) ▲ AVEC SANS (UK)
YOUNG KATO (UK) ▲SUNFLOWER BEAN (USA) ▲SYRON (UK)
JP COOPER (UK) ▲JACK & ElLIZA (USA)
(UA) ▲ MATT WOODS (UK)
ALPHA CELESTE (UK) ▲ JOSH BARRY (UK)
+ VERY SPECIAL GUESTS
FIND & FOLLOW:
Firetrap x Spindle take over Brighton’s legendary Pier venue Horatio’s Bar for a free entry all-day Alternative Escape Festival showcase on Friday 15th May.
Bringing over 14 live acts from around the world and featuring some of the freshest up-and-coming music talents from across The Great Escape Festival, they’re providing intimate performances and amazing prize giveaways from their sponsors throughout the day in this infamous end-of-the-pier venue from midday right into the night. What better place to watch the sun set than whilst listening to some of the best new music talent at the festival?
Entry is FREE by RSVPing via Billetto
Already existing Great Escape wristband holders are eligible for entry.
Live sets on the day come from high-energy established bands and a generous serving of some of Spindle Magazine’s hotly tipped ‘Ones To Watch’ talents. The performances span across the length and breadth of the musical landscape and genres of today’s best emerging artists.
Firetrap champions the best in new music talent that celebrates style, culture, attitude and inspiration from the diverse sights, sounds and flavours that define today’s Lifestyle.
Spindle provides a creative outlet for writers, designers, artists, stylists, photographers and filmmakers from around the world and regularly hosts events bringing the ethos of the magazine to life.
For all the latest Spindle news check in at: www.spindlemagazine.com
FIRETRAP x SPINDLE @ HORATIO’S ARTIST SET TIMES:
JOSH BARRY (UK) - 12.00 - 12.20
Rising up through the UK’s underground dance scene, Josh Barry’s soulful vocals have seen him working with some of house music’s freshest new talent and we look forward to welcoming him fresh from his current tour with Gorgon City
ALPHA CELESTE (UK) - 12.50 - 13.10
Wildly imaginative, otherworldly, guitar-driven pop music described by the band as ‘Moon Rock’, their very own genre.
MATT WOODS (UK) - 13:40 - 14:00
Recently featured on BBC Introducing, Matt Woods shows all the signs of being a modern acoustic superstar, despite being classically trained. With beautifully produced pop tunes and a strong husky voice that’s capable of hitting falsetto notes with ease.
BLOOM TWINS (UA) - 14.30 - 14.50
Twin multi-instrumentalists with signature dark pop and sultry infectious sounds.
JACK & ElLIZA (USA) - 15.20 - 15.40
Precise yet affably cool and melodious with a sun-drenched pop sound. Inspired by 60s psychedelia, the duo takes a stripped-down approach to the technical virtuosity of bands like The Beach Boys and The Mamas & the Papas in their own music.
JP COOPER (UK) - 16.10 - 16.30
The rising songwriter hailed as the 'Future Sound Of 2015' recently sold out five nights in London and has a New EP 'When The Darkness Comes' out now.
SYRON (UK) - 17.00 - 17.20
With recent airplay on 1Xtra, Radio 1 and MTV, Syron has been hailed as ‘one of the UK’s coolest new female talents’. Her music has been featured far and wide across the blogosphere and beyond.
SUNFLOWER BEAN (USA) - 17.50 - 18.10
‘Neo psychedelic for the digital age’ - this Brooklyn band draw from a wealth of rugged lo-fi sounds, adapting the heroic charisma of UV psychedelia and Black Sabbath’s dark rock to fit their own generation’s drowsy ethos.
YOUNG KATO (UK)- 18.40 -19.00
Following a solid few years building their devoted fan base, and on the back of recent fan-favourite 'Sunshine EP', the Cheltenham sextet are ready to fully establish themselves amongst their musical contemporaries.
AVEC SANS (UK) - 19.30 - 19.50
Widely acclaimed, London based, electro-pop duo Avec Sans bring forth pulsing and emotive bangers, driven by a myriad of pop, electro and disco influences.
LONGY (UK) - 20.10 - 20.30
Recently dubbed by The Telegraph as ‘the next Rolling Stones’, Longy’s self-titled ‘Gospel Trash’ is a sure fire way to get him on the ‘Ones To Watch’ lists.
REMI (AUS) - 21.00 - 21.20
One of the fastest-rising Hip Hop acts in Australia, Remi are quickly gaining the attention of international tastemakers with the ability to whip crowds into a frenzy. Their new album ‘Raw X Infinity’ has received numerous awards, nominations and critical recognition from right across the globe.
IS TROPICAL (UK) - 22.00 - 22.45
Infamous London electro-rock upstarts IS TROPICAL are on a steady rise to dance floor domination.
DRY THE RIVER (UK) – 23.15 - 23.50
Described by the band’s frontman Pete Liddle as "folky gospel music played by a post-punk band" expect a signature bold, expansive, confident, cohesive and diversely sonic set.
Spindle is the must have lifestyle guide for fashion, music and the arts. Launched in 2010, Spindle is an online hub for a thriving creative community, located in the ideal location for likeminded creatives in Hackney Downs Studios, London.
By hosting events, such as this Great Escape Showcase, Spindle brings the magazine to life and allows the writers, designer, artists, stylists, photographers and filmmakers alike to join them in celebrating the creative outlet.
EVENT LISTINGS INFORMATION:
WHAT: FIRETRAP x SPINDLE present An Alternative Escape Festival takeover
WHEN: Friday 15th May
WHERE: Horatio’s – Brighton Pier
TICKETS: Entry is free all day with RSVP via RSVP on Billetto
#Firetrap // #SpindleMagazine
RSVP does not guarantee entry into FIRETRAP x SPINDLE show.
Only individuals who are directly RSVP’d to the FIRETRAP x SPINDLE event will be permitted free entry into FIRETRAP x SPINDLE Event on the day with an event stamp, and entry is subject to the approval of IM212 Production representatives through RSVP and available capacity at the venue