Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
Son Estrella Galicia X Notion Magazine Presents …
A host of emerging and established acts perform.
Original and classic Cuban son music by the London-located outfit.
Sonare Choir – Choral Quartet Concert
Fresh from the success of their inaugural tour in the Autumn of 2021, choral quartet Sonare is back this Spring with their new concert programme, Songs of Springtime. Kicking off on Sunday the 3rd of April, they’ll be bringing a selection of choral classics and hidden gems to twelve venues across London and the South…
Song Studio: Scottish Opera Emerging Artists
The annual showcase for emerging artists of Scottish Opera emerging artists.
The group from Mali, led by guitarist Garba Toure, performs its desert blues material.
Songwriters Uncovered Series
Homegrown talented singer/songwriters take centre stage at the Beacon in a series of four concerts performed over the course of the year. The full line-up for 2019 is Katee Kross, Pauline Vallance, Shelagh McKay Jones, David Nicol, Joe McMahon and John P Morgan.
An inclusive ensemble devoted to including musicians with learning disabilities in the process of creating and exploring contemporary music.
Indie rockers playing melodic alt.rock.
Sonic Hearts Foundation
Effects-drenched guitar-wielding Glasgow four-piece headline.
DIY heavy psyche rock/metal ensemble hailing from London.
60s garage rockers.
Boasting not only Metallica, but also Iron Maiden – both of them playing their only 2014 UK shows at the festival – Sonisphere is back with a bang. Celebrating 40 years of concerts at Knebworth, Metallica fans can also vote on which songs the band play at their official website. Joining this magnificent line-up are The…
Monthly spoken word night on the third Wednesday of the month, with local talent, guest comedians and big name headliners.
Sonny & the Lost Soul Train
Twenty first century soul blues and rock'n'roll.
Soulsville's Sonny May plays electro-boogie, soul, funk and electronica.
Sons of David
Ed and Sunny Davidson (see what they did there …) plus their bandmembers play original reggae and some covers.
The Sons Of Pitches
Inventive pop covers, original numbers and improvised songs from the multi award-winning a cappella YouTube stars and winners of BBC Two's The Naked Choir.
The a capella duo sing a variety of sea shanties from Scotland and around Britain. These working songs were commonly sung to accompany labour on board large merchant ships. Join in the catchy choruses.
Sony World Photography Awards
The winners and shortlisted images from the Sony World Photography Awards.
Soulful vocals and catchy folk guitar melodies.
Sophie Willan: Novice Detective
Sophie Willan tells an unbelievable true story of how she and her slightly psychic Gran found her long lost father.
Sophie Willan: On Record
Debut stand-up show from Sophie Willan who grew up in and out of care. Ages 16+.
Electronic soul from Manchester's Sophro, accompanied by a visual set from Carlos Bernal, aka Atipyka.
Bristol-based classical crossover duo of Paloma Horlor and Jessica Hemley, performing opera, classical, folk, popular classics and songs from musical theatre.
The award-winning pianist-composer performs her contemporary jazz and classical originals.
New Zealand soul electronic four-piece.
Sordid Little Secrets
Melodic pop rock.
Talented folk duo Douglas Kay and Martin Philip cast a satirical eye over the political state of present-day Scotland.
Sos Band With Gwen Dickey
Former lead singer with Rolls Royce joins the SOS Band.
Sotavento Big Band
Jazz / tango band from Buenos Aires.
Garage rock and blues band from Edinburgh.
Soul 45 presents a night of funk, soul, reggae and the latest 7" releases.
Arrangements of pan-Caribbean songs.
Nothing but the finest funk, soul and disco tunes from the late 70s to the early 80s. Tunes spun by resident DJ P45.
Soul sounds from Soul Education.
A night of soul, jazz, funk and disco from the 70s and 90s. Presented by Andy Michael.
The Soul Foundation
Night of Motown-style soul.
Ten DJs playing funk, jazz, reggae and more across two rooms with special guests and the chance to get a two course Caribbean meal.
Old school, real deal soul, funk and hip hop.
An evening of Northern soul and Motown.
Trevor Nelson spins funk, hip hop, jazz and soul.
Soul of Santana
Tribute to the music of Carlos Santana.
Soul heaven from residents Jamie Aitken and Rab Bob Sinclair.
Bruce Henry leads the ensemble for soul and funk.
Soul Sanctuary Gospel Choir
The London-based choir perform contemporary gospel blended with jazz, soul, funk and Latin.
Soul classics for you to get reacquainted with those dancing shoes and moves.
The Soul Station
Music in aid of Poppy Appeal, Scotland, that tracks the history of soul music from the 50s to the present day.
Strictly 45s only night playing funk, blues, R&B, Northern soul and jump jive.