DJ Shadow for Brighton’s Great Escape – ticket details

'Entroducing' man set for May event

DJ Shadow has been added to the bill for this year’s Great Escape festival in Brighton.

The star will play the first night of the festival at Brighton’s Dome on May 12.

The three-day event takes place on May 12-14 at various venues in the city. Other acts confirmed to play the festival include Warpaint, Friendly Fires, Brother and The Joy Formidable.

DJ Shadow last toured the UK in 2006, when he was promoting his third album ‘The Outsider’. He is currently working on the follow up, which is due out later this year.

He is also confirmed to play Bestival in September alongside The Cure and Primal Scream.

For the full line-up and more details see

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