Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Ash Catch

Super fresh rap from Ash Catch.


The singer-songwriter's sound is a mix of soul, rap, hip hop and pop.

Ashley Fayth

Fayth hosts a relaxed acoustic session.

Ashley Henry

Hip hop and jazz pianist from South London. We are delighted to welcome South London pianist Ashley Henry with his trio. One of a new generation of musicians that have been raised with a wide range of influences, Ashley is clearly influenced by hip-hop but has his roots firmly in jazz. Having recently embarked on world…

Ashley Monroe

Alt.country singer Ashley Monroe.

Ashton Lane

Country duo of Esther O'Connor and husband Tim, part of the new wave of homegrown country that recently started in the UK.

Asian Network Live

The line up includes Kanica Kapoor, Imran Khan, Naughty Boy, Badshah, Fuse ODG, Raxstar, Adjun, Zack Knight, AAster Gill and Divine.

Asking Alexandria

Metalcore with a hint of Eurotrance from this York quintet.


Dutch doom / death metal.

Astaria Quartet

Classical music for string quartet.


Old skool drum & bass, jungle and rave.

Astral Black Presents

The London-based label showcases its sounds.


Guitar-pop band from Glasgow with strong ties to Isle of Lewis.

Astrid String Quartet

Award-winning string quartet consisting of Elanor Gunn, Eve Kennedy, Sarah Leonard and Julia Wagner.


With roots in rap battles, hip hop is still firmly implanted in Astronautalis' work, but mixed with rock sounds, driving drums and big choruses.

The Asylum

Techno, minimal and bass night.

At the Drive-In

Post-hardcore sounds from El Paso, Texas.

At the Gates

Gothenburg melodic death metal pioneers.

Athletes In Paris

Danceable indie pop with world beats and Latin grooves.

Atlanta Soul Band

Manchester-based eight-piece funk and soul band featuring a horn section and raunchy soul vocals.


British jazz funk band.


New weekly night with resident Fly playing all the classics from Prince, Madonna, Duran Duran and anybody wearing leggings and leg warmers.

Atomic Kitten

Kerry Katona takes a break from shopping at Iceland and starring in various reality TV shows to join Natasha Hamilton and Liz McClarnon on tour, as Atomic Kitten show the world that their eternal flame is still burning (never doubted it for a second, though). It's good that the band are whole again, eh?

Atomic Raygun

Hard trash, surf, garage and rock'n'roll group.

Atrium String Quartet

Globally acclaimed quartet comprising violins, viola and cello play a selection of classical works for a variety of composers.


House and underground disco.

Attention Thieves

Energetic hard rock with melodic emo influences from this Reading-based four-piece.

The Attic Doctors

Bolton indie rock four-piece.

Attica Rage

Rock and metal trio from Ayrshire and Glasgow drawing on 70s classic rock, 80s riffola and 90s thrash.

Attila the Stockbroker

A unique brand of performance poetry, punk, rants, verses and song from Attila.


Americana, blues and roots, all blended together.

Auchtermuchty Festival

Traditional music and folk are the focusses of this festival, which offers ceilidhs, concerts, dances, competitions and workshops with a line-up of prestigious guests and local, up-and-coming talent. Informal sessions allow visitors and musicians of all abilities to join in, so bring along your instrument of choice.


Breakcore, jungle and drum'n'bass at this date from the Audacious crowd.

Audacious Mr Astley

Meet the man who invented circuses! From cavalry hero to circus founder, Sergeant-Major Philip Astley is the real Greatest Showman, telling first-hand of the dawn and spread of circus from simple beginnings in London in 1768 when he and his wife Pattypresented their trick-riding on an open field, added a clown and…

Audacious Women Festival

A festival for and by women with something to give – breaking down personal, political and institutional barriers and giving a massive shout out to women everywhere.

An Audience with Helen Lederer

A pretty tongue-in-cheek evening of the actress who has, in the past, described herself as a K-list celebrity. Lederer discusses her time in showbusiness, on reality TV and talks a little about her new direction – novellist.

An Audience with Royston Vasey

Meet the man behind Roy 'Chubby' Brown.

Audio Soup

A bunch of exciting DJs provide the beats, smoke and lasers – you provide the dancing.

The Audiorays

Rock and pop covers band, fronted by Iain Forbes.

August Burns Red

Christian metalcore band from Pennsylvania.

Auld Hat New Heids

Scottish folk from Ian Bruce, Gregor Lowrey, Pete Clark and Fraser Bruce.

The Auld Romantics

Retro 80s and new romantics tracks.

Auntie Flo

Electronic sounds fused with world influences.

Aura Saturdays

Saturday night of dancing to mainstream chart and dance in our main room with DJ Zoe Kelly, party tunes and old school cheesy pop in our Disco room, and John Leslie is your host in our VIP Luxe Lounge.

Aurea Quartet

String quartet composed of RCS graduates, winner of the St Martin-in-the-Fields chamber music prize for 2014.

Aurora Engine

Electronica/folk from this quirky harpist/singer-songwriter.

Aurora Galore

The artist puts on a circus show of stunts, dance and performance art.

Aurora Wind Quintet

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The Aurora Quintet – Maxine Willis (flute), Gwenllian Davies (oboe), Andrew Mason (clarinet), Helen Shillito (horn) and Stuart Russell (bassoon) – has made several recordings of classical and contemporary music.


Atmospheric Toronto electronica band.

Australia: A Whinging Pom's Guide

The funny side of Australia. British comedy veteran Dan Willis moved to Australia ten years ago. Now he's got a bag of jokes, experiences and hangovers to share. "60 minutes of side-splitting laughter" ★★★★★ Plains Producer.