Escape Festival Line Up Announced
26 April 2013
Escape, one of the country's longest standing music festivals has just announced details of its 6th edition taking place in Naukuchiatal, Uttarakhand later this year. Spread over 2 stages and held, once again at 'The Lake Resort' it so far has released a list of acts from varying musical backgrounds.
Topping the list is 'The Gyan Connection feat. Skinny Alley and friends', which will feature not only members of rock band Skinny Alley but also friends and family paying tribute to bassist Gyan Singh, who tragically passed away last year. Other notable acts include The Ska Vengers, Blackstratblues, Frame/Frame and Shantam.
"Escape Festival of Art & Music, is a creative retreat and will feature bands, artists, writers, photographers, painters, graffiti artists, performance artists, tattoo artists and potters, in a mélange of talent. In addition to that, the festival will also feature a festival camp, a film festival and a flea market at the breathtaking venue right on the shores of Lake Naukuchiatal, Uttrakhand." - Escape Festival
A full list of the so far confirmed names can be seen below:
The Gyan Connection Feat. Skinny Alley & Friends
Thermal & A Quarter
Alobo Naga & The Band
The Ska Vengers
Sanchal Malhar (Acoustic set)
Toshanbor Singh Nongbet (Opera)
Tadayan (Digital Shiva Power Records, Japan)
Vial/ Audiogramme (B.A.B.A Records, Austria)
So far confirmed dates of the festival are May 24-26. A Facebook event with more info is also up here