Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
The Goa Express
Teenagehood, brotherhood and a love for an array of alternative music has united Burnley’s The Goa Express. The intensity of the friendship has resulted in the occasional bust up along the way, yet it only add to the burning chemistry which the band offer on record and on stage. Together, James Douglas Clarke (Guitar…
Hampton Court Palace Festival
Open-air intimate music festival in the grounds of Hampton Court Palace running throughout the month of June.
Armed only with a chair and a mic, stories, jokes and poetry Henry Normal takes on the world looking for a win-win situation. Henry is a writer, poet, TV and film producer, founder of the Manchester Poetry Festival (now the Literature festival) and co-founder of the Nottingham Poetry Festival. Henry co-wrote and…
Featuring names from the world of wrestling in tag team and single bouts. Plus, there's a chance to meet the stars after the show.
Lizzie & The Banshees
Siouxsie & the Banshees tribute band.
London Restaurant Festival
Foodie events taking place all across London's restaurants, featuring some of the city's top chefs.
The Longest Johns
The Longest Johns are a Bristol based, a capella folk music band, born out of a mutual love of traditional folk songs and shanties. They rock maritime songs alongside the more unusual and less traditional folk tunes. I doubt any of Bristol’s The Longest Johns ever imagined they would be able to get so far on just four…
American drag queen, designer and illustrator, known for winning RuPaul's Drag Race season nine.
Formed in 2017, The Rills are a London based Indie/Post-Punk band. Their story began in Sheffield where friends Mitch Spencer, Callum Warner-Webb and Charlie Weight had moved to.
Theatre of Hate
Post-punk and goth rock band.
Cody Pennington Country Show
Nashville artist Cody Pennington and his band bring the biggest country hits to the UK with the Cody Pennington Country Show. Don't miss a night of boot scootin' hits from artists like Luke Combs, Morgan Wallen, Dolly Parton, Chris Stapleton and many more!
Dreadlocked, laidback surfer dude troubadour doing tricksy stuff with acoustic guitars.
Assembly. With over 50 million album sales worldwide, Rick has endeared himself to all genres and all ages. Join him and his piano for these intimate performances of songs and stories from a remarkable musician. If this show were in a cookery book, the instructions would simply read: Take a large concert grand piano and…
Dutch symphonic metal band.
The ELO Experience
ELO tribute band performing all the band's hits.
Edinburgh International Film Festival
The oldest continually running film festival in the world, the EIFF draws on its prestige to consistently present abundant programmes of new features, documentaries, retrospectives, shorts, panel discussions and educational workshops, with a few high profile premieres thrown in for good measure.
Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham: Phil & Aly
Musical double act Phil and Aly bring together a feast of musical talent and witty banter.
The vehicle for U.K. songwriter Stephen Jones, best known for their radio-friendly hit "You’re Gorgeous."
Initially a solo project conceived by former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl, Foo Fighters wound up carrying the torch for heavy, melodic arena rock, becoming one of the biggest – and most enduring acts – to emerge from the alt-rock boom of the 1990s. Once his self-recorded eponymous album turned into a hit in 1995, Grohl…
Relive the sounds of ELO including classics 'All Over The World', 'Evil Woman', 'Hold On Tight' and 'Roll Over Beethoven'.
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie. Featuring songs including 'Space Oddity', 'Starman', 'Fashion', 'Life on Mars', 'China Girl', 'Rebel Rebel', 'Golden Years' and 'Modern Love'.
Bowling For Soup
Texan princes of pop-punk Hailing from Wichita Falls, Texas, Bowling For Soup came together in the early ’90s. Buddies from school and local bands, they went through several iterations and names – including Folkadots, Slaw and Terminal Seasons – before landing on the original line-up of Jaret Reddick, Chris Burney, Erik…
Calling Planet Earth
"The show that defines a decade" A New Romantic Symphony that goes on a journey through one of the greatest musical Era's of All Time - The Electrifying '80s. Featuring songs from legendary artists such as Duran Duran, Spandau Ballet, The Human League, Ultravox, Tears for Fears, Depeche Mode, OMD, Japan, ABC, Soft Cell…
Chris Cleverley is a singer/songwriter who was born under a solstice moon, in an aura of honeysuckle mysticism. With a visceral lyrical style, inspired by the American greats Elliott Smith and Sufjan Stevens, his songwriting explores the place of folk music within the 21st Century emotional landscape. Cleverley's music is…
Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals
Enjoy the magic of Strictly up close and personal! The professional dancers from the tremendously popular BBC programme perform.
Formed in Manchester in summer 2019, Afflecks Palace are a 4-piece psyche guitar band described as 'The birth of Nu-Madchester'.
Four-piece blues ensemble.
The veteran vocal harmony group celebrate over 60 years of The Drifters with hits including 'Under the Broadway', 'Saturday Night at the Movies’ and ‘Up on the Roof’.
Hotter than Hell
Hotter Than Hell deliver the world-renowned classic 70s-style Kiss stage show, by mimicking it in every way, with pyrotechnics, fire breathing, blood spitting, smoking guitars, greasepaint make-up, theatrical costumes and seven inch platform boots. Replicating songs from the Kiss multi-platinum back catalog such as…
Alternative pop-rock five-piece from London.
Laugh Till It Hurts
A truly impressive line-up of funny people.
Los Endos – Ultimate Genesis
Los Endos: Ultimate Genesis have been perfecting the performance of the music of Genesis for 15 years, amazing audiences with the subtle and intricate majesty of progressive rock at its very best. Over that time the band has toured with tributes to whole albums and famous tours from the seventies. For 2022, they are…
Manford's Comedy Club
Live comedy show featuring hilarious comedians from the UK touring circuit, all personally chosen by Jason Manford.
Toronto-born, Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter.
Acclaimed Northumbrian singer-songwriter drawing comparisons to John Martyn and Captain Beefheart.
Epic indie sounds from Wigan as Starsailor return.
Pop superstar and one of the finest songwriters of his generation Sting leapt to international superstardom in the late 70s and early 80s as the frontman of new wave rockers The Police. With their muscular, radio-ready, reggae-flecked songs, the trio lodged themselves firmly in the upper echelons of the charts with hits…
John Francis Flynn
John Francis Flynn is a singer and multi-instrumentalist whose work centres around traditional and folk material from Ireland.
Tribute to rock god Lemmy and Motorhead.
The Showhawk Duo
Quirky acoustic guitar duo who tackle everything from Queen to Daft Punk.
Irish power metal trio who have been at this game for a mighty long time now.
Indie folk band based in Toronto, Ontario.
The Alter Eagles
Eagles tribute band.
Callander Jazz and Blues Festival
The largest rural Jazz & Blues festival in Scotland with more than 60 gigs across 10 venues, performing live jazz, blues, soul and boogie over four days. From solo artists to big bands, more than 150 musicians ensure a long weekend of great music in the autumn splendour of the Trossachs.
Contemporary jazz saxophonist.
New York-based pop/rock singer-songwriter, never to be seen without a fedora.
Emmanuel Sonubi: Curriculum Vitae
Brett Vincent for GetComedy The Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominee 2022 is back with a new show taking us through the life he led that brought him to the stage, via his work history. Recently seen on QI, Alan Davies' As Yet Untitled, Apprentice: You're Fired and headlining Live at the Apollo. Emmanuel's 2022…
Laura Smyth: Living My Best Life
Star of Live At The Apollo, Laura Smyth’s brand-new show explores all aspects of modern life. She has fun mugging off all the madness of parenting, childhood, school, marriage, social media, work, and chasing her dreams. In her own inimitable style, she gets to the truth of the human experience, treading the line between…
Legendary 70s folk-rock pioneers Lindisfarne return to form with a classic six-piece line up of long-time members fronted by original founder-member Rod Clements on vocals, mandolin, fiddle and slide guitar.
Ray Bradshaw: Deaf Com 1
Proudly Presented by Phil McIntyre Live by arrangement with The Galton Agency Following his ground-breaking 2018 show, Deaf Comedy Fam, Ray Bradshaw’s new stand-up show, Deaf Com 1, covers his recent fatherhood, teaching his young son sign language and a disastrous trip to Bahrain! International award-winning comic, Ray…