Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
Dinosaurs Are Shit Dragons
Angular post-punk for fans of McLusky.
The well-established singer, actress and TV presenter performs a selection of soul, easy listening and pop songs from her long career.
Indian classical music from Diptesh Bhattacharya.
A tribute to Dire Straits.
Comedy, burlesque and cabaret show.
Glasgow based electronic musician.
Dirty Boots, Homesick Aldo and Matthew Dickson
Grungey indie from Dirty Boots as they headline this Vagabond Social Club.
DJ Joe Darke spins a nasty blend of rock, punk and metal from across the ages.
Old school hard rock.
Three floors of anthems and remixes from DJ David Beatson and DJ Made U Look.
Dirty Hearts Club
Indie, rock and electro club night offering up live acts and resident DHC DJs.
The Dirty Lies
Pop noir band from Edinburgh.
Monthly gig night used as a platform for acts who come to the attention of the Dirty Weekender organisers.
Dirty Paki Lingerie
Six Pakistani-American Muslim women stand up to stereotypes about sex, politics and everything in between.
Resident DJs spin 1960s, 1970s and 1980s disco and electro.
Raunchy dance beats.
The Dirty Truth
London quartet mixing rock, indie, punk, folk, gypsy, ska and blues.
A preschool dance experience designed to increase kids self-esteem, coordination, concentration and balance whilst boogieing to catchy tunes. Ages 18 months–4 years old.
Acid house and nu disco in a small, sweaty, club.
House, reggae and dance vibes for families. There is also face painting, hula hoops, giant games and cocktails for the grown-ups.
Vintage and contemporary disco and house from the Count of Monte Disco.
DJ Craig Guild plays the best of the charts, house and R&B in room one while Lee Manson lets you belt out your favourite tunes in front of a room of strangers in room two.
All the fun of the roller disco, with a bar and snacks on hand.
A socially-conscious food day – enjoy soup made from food that's been saved from waste, plus there's live music, kids activities, and workshops.
Groove vibes, 60s, 70s and 80s, tropicalia, exotica, and breezy lounge pop with your hostess Mingo-go.
The Discount Comedy Checkout Improv Show
A night of improvised comedy based on audience suggestions.
The Discount Comedy Festival
Three-day comedy festival with a number of acts performing hour-long sets. All shows are free.
Cryptic present a celebration of Indonesia, in the 70th year since the Proclamation of Indonesian Independence, featuring a host of artists, filmmakers, writers, performers and more.
Discovery 2 Showcase
Monthly showcase of hotly tipped bands and singers.
Disguise Your Beauty
Over-14s show. Screamo six-piece from Glasgow.
Disko @ Dusk
Disco and funky house.
The Dismemberment Plan
DC-based indie rock band informed by R&B and hip hop.
Disco house, acid house and electro, but mainly techno.
Punk and classic rock covers from Buzzcocks to Bowie.
The Display Team
Progressive punk outfit.
Five-piece rock band from Glasgow.
Alt-rock, pop punk and metal club night.
Five-piece noise punk/hardcore band from Brighton.
Three songstresses May Miller, Barbara Bryceland and Ashley McCullagh, showcase their individual talents in an evening of cabaret, costume and glamour.
Founded in 1978, Divertimenti Ensemble still has four of its original members and has a reputation for warm, vibrant and totally committed quintet playing.
Dive's Cabaret Creatures
Bark and Dive! present a jolly old cabaret evening, featuring performance of all kinds – they don't discriminate – and a lovely atmosphere.
Acoustic project with punk credentials from Jeff Berman.
A Divine Comedy
Mike Maran searches for love, with help from The Divine Comedy.
Glasgow's longest-running club residency brings you a monthly dose of northern soul, heavyweight funk, Tamla Motown, 60s freakbeat, dynamite ska, easy listening and psychedelic soundtracks.
A Mississippi blues rock duo, specialising in sleazy Americana with infectious hooks.
The Dixieland Jazz Band
Old fashioned jazz.
DIY Art Market
The DIY Art Market is a celebration of emerging and established independent artists/makers, championing original/unique items, a market for lovers of all that is DIY and self published.
Dizturbin Da Peace
New all-encompassing night with all the drum & bass spectrum.
The Dizzy Club
Jazz, blues and swing quartet.