Taking their place among The Great Escape
’s international line-up this year once again are the crème de la crème of up-and-coming French-signed acts, supported by the Bureau Export
(the French music export office) and the Institut Français
This year’s line-up in Brighton includes 12 ‘made-in-France’ acts, Jain, Sly Johnson, Her, DBFC, M.A Beat!, Fakear, Blick Bassy, Holy Oysters, Pollyanna, Laura Cahen, Siska and Hyphen Hyphen.
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Bureauexport will also be hosting a panel and drinks on the Friday of the festival.
One-To-One Session (delegates only)
Friday 20th / Jubilee Gardens: 11am-12pm
Book a meeting with the bureauexport by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
PANEL: France Made Easy
A Guide To Importing And Exporting Acts Across The Channel
Friday 20th / The Old Courtroom: 2.30pm
Panel: Guillaume Benfeghoul (Booking Agent – Allo Floride);
Sam Gill (Booking agent – Diplomats of Sound);
Geraldine Zanaska (bureauexport)
Chair: Gordon Masson (Editor, IQ Magazine)
What do you need to know when it comes to booking French acts in the UK, or getting your acts booked in France? What are the unique characteristics of the French live scene? What help is there if you want to work with French artists? All will be revealed by a panel of experts from both countries.
French Music Office Party (delegates only)
Drinks and Food
Friday 20th Upstairs / Côte Brasserie, 115-116 Church Street: 4pm to 5pm