Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Brave Yesterday

The band based in Jersey plays lively alternative rock.

Braw Gigs

A line-up of local bands.


Dark alt.country.


Subsonic experimentation from Kev Wilkinson (Muza Muza).


Deep house and drum & bass from Bristol-based DJ and producer Ben Westbeech, including his summer hit 'Jack' and new single 'Everything You Never Had (We Had It All)'.


Anna Homler's bizarre bread-faced alter-ego for her 'musical dialogue' with electro-acoustic music from collaborator Steven Warwick aka Heatsick.

Break The Butterfly

Bold dynamic folk rockers from Levenmouth.

Breakfast Muff

Angry, passionate indie punk sounds from Breakfast Muff.

Breakin' Convention

  • Written by: Jonzi D

An annual festival of hip hop, urban and breakdancing, presenting acts from both the UK and abroad, plus dance workshops, graffiti, film screenings and more.

Breakin' Rules

An evening of headspinning action from some of the UK's finest dance crews.

Breakneck Comedy

A night of comedy with open mic opportunities and a different line-up every time.

Breakout Festival

Brighton's first outdoor rock and metal festival. Featuring Skindred, Funeral for Friend, The Blackout, Betraying the Martyr, Silent Screams, Glamour of the Kill, InMe, The Qemists and more.

Brechin Music Festival

From a throwaway Facebook post to a major event in fourteen months, Brechin Music Festival brings together bands from around the country with the best local talent over three days. There is also a funfair and rides for kids to keep everyone entertained.

Brecon Baroque

  • Written by: Handel

Baroque ensemble led by violinist Rachel Podger.

Breeze Arts Festival

An arts festival for and by young people.

Brenda Cochrane

Country, pop and musical theatre interpretations from acclaimed singer Brenda Cochrane.

Brendan Benson

The White Stripes' favourite indie pop troubadour takes time out from The Raconteurs to concentrate on his solo material.

Brendan Cole: All Night Long

Choreographer, performer and Strictly dancer Brendan Cole performs more dazzling ballroom and Latin moves.

Brendan Cole: Licence to Thrill

Dancer Brendan Cole performs his new show with a company of 20 musicians and dancers.

Brendan Reilly

American mainstream jazz singer-songwriter.

Brendon Burns

More filth and frothing rage from the raucous Aussie.

Brendon Burns: Mansplainin'

The host of the Dumb White Guy podcast offers confident stand-up.

Brennan Reece: Everglow

  • 4 stars

Debut show from English Comedian of the Year, Brennan Reece.

Brennan Reece

Stand up from the rising young star who was nominated for Best Show at Fringe World Australia.

Brent Symphony Orchestra

Founded in 1911, the Brent Symphony Orchestra is one of London's oldest and best-established amateur orchestras, playing four concerts a year.

Brentwood Festival

Weekend of chilled music, good food and great beer. Performances from UB40, Simon and Oscar from Ocean Colour Scene, Alexander O'Neal, Missing Andy and the Dualers.

Brett Goldstein

Sharp wit and energetic gags about sex and juggling.

Brew at the Bog

A day of great music and great beer with BrewDog, the coolest craft beer label on the block, and Bogbain Farm, which was voted Scotland's Best Unusual Venue at the Scottish Event Awards. 2016's line-up included Idlewild and C Duncan.


Superband created by award-winning disabled choreographer Marc Brew, with music and dance from Graeme Smillie, Jill O’Sullivan and Peter Kelly. Also featuring talented dancer/musicians Martyn Garside, Marta Masiero and Alice Sheppard. The performance explores identity, labels and 'putting people in boxes'.

Brewery Arts Comedy Club

A comedy night with locals and otherwise telling all their best gags.

Brian Briggs

Stornoway's Brian Briggs performs solo.

Brian Carrick's Algiers Stompers

Clarinettist blasting New Orleans-style trad jazz with his band.

Brian Hughes & the LoneSharks

Contemporary British country star.

The Brian James Gang

Singer-songwriter Brian James and his gang.

Brian Kellock

One of Scotland's finest jazz pianists.

Brian Molley Quartet

Tenor sax player leads his quartet, featuring Tom Gibbs (piano), Mario Caribé (bass) and Stu Brown (drums).

Brian Nash

A solo set from the ex-Frankie Goes to Hollywood guitarist.

Brian Peters

Singer, guitarist and melodeon player.

Brian Rawson

Singer-songwriter Brian Rawson leads a band playing contemporary R&B.

Brian Rosnon Band

Blues, rock and soul.

Brian Wilson

Former Beach Boy member and solo artist Brian Wilson delivers the greatest hits from his solo works alongside fan favourites from his career with the band.

Brick City Funk

Guests and residents supply funk and soul.


For all Lego enthusiasts – the largest Lego event in the UK returns, bringing with it the best Lego fan builders and professional artists, workshops, market places and interactive areas.

Brick Lane Comedy Festival

An intimate wee festival attracting a host of well-known and lesser-well-known names.


Japanese power metal quintet.

The Bridge

Page One Theatre Company presents a show combining puppetry and projection to tell the story of Lucien, a lonely city rat who watches the pigeons from under Waterloo Bridge and wishes he could join them in the sky. One day he spots the most beautiful pigeon and follows her into the lights of the big city.

Bridge Quartet

Quartet of Colin Twigg (violin), Catherine Schofield (violin), Michael Schofield (viola) and Lucy Wilding (cello).

Bridget Christie: A Book For Her

  • 4 stars

Bridget Christie presents a new book whose title is based on her show about that infamous Bic marketing campaign.

Bridget Christie: An Ungrateful Woman

  • 4 stars

Winner of the 2013 Foster's Comedy Award with her show A Bic For Her (based on the ever-so-misogynistic pen for ladies released by Bic that year), Bridget's latest show is more of the same deliciously scathing explorations of the world. Bridget came to the nation's attention throughout the mid-late 00s, after being…

Bridget Everett

American comedian, actress, writer, and cabaret performer who has popped up in Girls, Inside Amy Schumer and Trainwreck.