Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
Rachel Hair Trio
The trio perform their unique brand of strong melodies, rootsy songs and majestic instrumental flair.
Rachel Parris: Best Laid Plans
A blend of musical comedy and stand-up covering all the biggies: break-ups, children, weddings, sex and the Samaritans, from Rachel Parris (Austentatious, The IT Crowd, Murder in Successville).
Musical comedy from Parris.
An evening of Motown with Rachel Paul accompanied by a three course meal.
- Written by: Telemann
Rachel Podger is one of the most distinguished baroque violinists working today, working internationally as a soloist and guest director and also co-running the Brecon Baroque Festival.
American indie-rock singer-songwriter with a country heart.
Mainstream jazz singer.
Indie-rock quintet from Macclesfield touring latest album Ahead of You Forever.
This alt country sextet from Sligo formed in 2012 by the fireside of McGarrigles bar, performing an acoustic set of bluegrass and Americana folk hits. But it wasn't long before they had to be plugged in to be heard due to their growing popularity! This is a band on the rise, and if 'beer-flinging banjo-rock' is your thing…
London garage-rock duo.
Radical Book Group
A relaxed book group with nibbles and wine.
Australian rockers from the 70s.
Tribute act to the English punk rockers.
Night of drum & bass MCs and DJs.
Indie visionaries who grew to become a global prog-rock phenomenon.
The Radiophonic Workshop
Musicians from the BBC Radiophonic Workshop perform the original compositions for television dramas from the late-1950s and 60s, including the iconic Doctor Who theme.
Hip hop duo consisting of brothers Slim Jimmy and Swae Lee.
Live solo show from the Wu-Tang Clan rapper. Born Corey Woods, but that's not particularly cool, Raekwon is best known for his work with Wu-Tang Clan and for being one of the pioneers of Mafioso rap. More recently, his latest album F.I.L.A is yet to be released, due, in part, to a potential Wu-Tang reunion album.
RAF in Concert
The bands of the Royal Air Force present an evocative and rousing evening of musical entertainment to commemorate 75 years since the Battle of Britain.
Rag Mama Rag
New slant on the country blues from the English duo.
Dutch/British quartet with an interesting repertoire and an appetite for cross-disciplinary collaboration and unusual performance situations.
Rage Against the Regime
Tribute to the hard metal funk of Rage Against the Machine.
Rage In the Cage
MMA Middleweight Championship winner-takes-all tournament.
Contemporary folk with vocal harmonies performed by the four-piece.
American bluegrass sextet.
Five piece reggae outfit from Jamaica.
Stomping indie sounds.
A club night for the Made in Chelsea fans. Expect DJs in tweed, designer beards and two free cocktails for your entry fee.
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
The singer and musician from Pakistan performs Qawwali music and the songs of Bollywood cinema.
Singer-songwriter blending soulful R&B with a hint of country.
American blues and country from Stirling.
Folk rock band.
From the Colorado Rockies comes a blend of bluegrass and beyond.
Rain City Riot
Bassy deep house from this dubstep superstar in disguise.
The Rain Experiment
Four piece alternative rock band.
The Rainbow Girls
Multi-instrumentalists from Northern California who write and perform original material with roots in folk, americana, gypsy, funk, soul, and rock n'roll.
Glasgow's dedicated LGBT running group holds a rainbow run for LGBT History Month, with each runner assigned a colour of the rainbow and trained jog leaders on hand to provide a group warm up before the 5k route.
Electro pop duo Rebekah Raa and Nic Nell (aka London-based producer Casually Here).
Raised by Wolves
Electro music event, with tunes from the likes of Cat Cat, La Roux, Metronomy, Lana Del Rey and more.
The Rajasthan Heritage Brass Band
Indian brass band from Jaipur.
Rakes Adrift combine contemporary and traditional folk on fiddle, melodeon, banjo, guitar, whistle and bodhran.
Fiery fiddle-playing combined with vocals to give an excellent selection of traditional Scottish music.
Rally & Broad
A literary-flavoured cabaret night, boasting spoken word, 'live literature', new music and dancing into the wee small hours. Hosted by Jenny Lindsay and Rachel McCrum.
Rally & Broad Masterclass
A masterclasses in various aspects of spoken word and performance poetry.
The Ramona Flowers
Indie-rock and electronica by the three-piece group from Bristol.
Reggae and dub sounds.
Veteran classic rockers who first formed in the 1960s.
Randers Chamber Orchestra
Formed in 1945, Randers Chamber Orchestra is one of Denmark's most illustrious classical ensembles.
Rock'n'roll from Winnipeg from Randy Bachman, formerly of The Guess Who ('Shakin' All Over').