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Albert Lee & Hogan's Heroes

Guitarist Albert Lee is joined by Gerry Hogan (guitar), Pete Wingfield (piano), Brian Hodgson (bass) and Peter Baron (drums) for an evening of rockabilly/country rock.

The Flower Pot, Derby

Sat 18 Oct

£19.80

Billboard for Edinburgh: Charles Avery

The Ingleby's 25th artist to take part in their art-for-all public installation is Charles Avery, with We Don't Stay Here Because of Gravity.

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 0131 556 4441

  • 00:00 (Thursday morning)

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 0131 556 4441

  • 00:00 (Friday morning)

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 0131 556 4441

  • 00:00 (Saturday morning)
…and 41 more dates until 30 Oct

Blabbermouth

This 12-hour live celebration of Scottish music and spoken word features a collection of artists, actors, politicians, journalists, sportspeople, singers and scientists performing their favourite pieces of Scottish writing. A chance to celebrate Scotland's contribution to the world in the final hours before the referendum.

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Sep

£10 (£8) per session; £30 (£20) for day ticket / 0131 473 2000

The Dark Circus Party

Prepare to be transported to a dark, dreamy and slightly depraved world of heady illusion and unbridled spectacle.

The Bloomsbury Ballroom, London WC1B

Sat 27 Sep

£25

  • 21:00 – 03:00

Sat 25 Oct

£25

A Hallowe'en special.

  • 21:00 – 02:00

Rave Of Thrones With Hodor

The DJ spins dance.

The Old Fire Station, Bournemouth

Mon 20 Oct

Phone for prices / 01202 963888

  • 22:00 – 03:00
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The Arches Political Party

On the day of the referendum and to celebrate the closing of the polls, an evening of live music, artistic interaction and DJs as the results roll in. The night's soundtrack comes from Errors with VJ Jamie Wardrop, cutting together visual material from the Scottish Screen Archive. Acoustic performcanes from Carla Easton…

The Arches, Glasgow

Thu 18 Sep

£5; free free with Wallace ticket / 0141 565 1000

  • 22:00 – 03:00

Balkanarama

A blend of klezmer, Balkan, gypsy punk and electronic beats featuring live music, bellydancing, VJs and a live jam session.

Glasgow School of Art

Sat 25 Oct

£9 in advance; £10 on the door / 0141 353 4500

Featuring Smash Kafana.

  • 22:30 – 02:00

Potterrow, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

£9 in advance; £10 on the door / 0131 650 4673

Featuring Smash Kafana.

  • 22:00 – 03:00

The Hidden Wing by Angels with Bagpipes

Boutique pop-up restaurant from Angels with Bagpipes' head chef Fraser Smith.

The Hidden Wing, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Oct

£60 for four courses + wine pairing, £40 minus wine / 0131 220 1111

  • 01:00 – 19:00 (Monday morning)

Paul Van Dyk

The trance arena-filler makes his way back to Scotland once more.

O2 Academy Bournemouth

Fri 17 Oct

£22.50 / 0844 477 2000

Divine!

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.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Sat 27 Sep

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Sat 25 Oct

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 02:00

Sat 29 Nov

£5 before midnight; £7 after / 0141 221 7705

  • 23:00 – 03:00
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Nightvision

House and techno heavyweights Musika have banded together with bass titans Xplicit to create a series of events across the city with an aim to pave the way for a new era of electronic music.

La Belle Angèle, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£12–£15

With Skream and Jasper James.

Fri 24 Oct

£12–£16

With Bicep X, Leon Vynehall and All Night Long.

Sat 25 Oct

£10–£16

With Andy C and MC Tonn Piper.

Sat 29 Nov

£10–£15

With Kink & Neville Watson.

City Nightclub, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Sep

£12.50–£25 / 0131 226 9560

The debut night includes a DJ set from Chase & Status, plus Kove and Gotsome.

The Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Sep

£12.50–£20 / 0131 225 2564

With Nina Kraviz, DJ Sneak and Enzo Siragusa.

Sat 8 Nov

£12.50–£20 / 0131 225 2564

With Joy Orbison, Boddika and Levon Vincent.

Rhythm Boxx

Hip hop, house and nu disco courtesy of DJ Hooch, Renegade, Marcus Hifi, Benny Z and Mr Blue.

The Garage, London N5

Thu 18 Sep

£5 adv / 0844 847 1678

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Thu 25 Sep

£5 adv / 0844 847 1678

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Thu 2 Oct

£5 adv / 0844 847 1678

  • 22:30 – 03:00
…and 4 more dates until 30 Oct

Sense Of Unity

Electronic dance from Jordan Peak, Max Chapman, Saytek Live, Denney, Luke Pompey, Back And Forth, Tom Frankel, Cift, Pat Hickey and Ldnmint DJs.

Motion, Bristol

Thu 18 Sep

£10–£16 / 0117 972 3111

  • 22:00

Andy C

The drum & bass DJ and co-founder of Ram Records mans the decks for a mammoth set of broken beats, jungle and heavy, heavy bass. Expect a full on production with stage structures, bespoke lighting and FX.

O2 Academy Bournemouth

Sat 18 Oct

£16.87–£21.37 / 0844 477 2000

O2 Academy Brixton, London SW9

Fri 31 Oct

£25 / 0844 477 2000

The Hot Club

Rafla and Wako play garage, punk, psych and rockabilly, with occasional live bands and art interventions.

Nice'n'Sleazy, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

£3 / 0141 333 0900

  • 23:30
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Jason Byrne: You Name the Show

Stand-up from the comic who has asked his audiences to name his show. The best name will win £500, there will be a leaderboard on stage each night and by the end of the tour the show will have a name.

Brighton Dome

Sat 18 Oct

£17.50 / 01273 709709

  • 21:30

Martha Reeves & the Vandellas

Raspy-voiced Motown diva whips up a soul party with such classic hits as 'Dancing in the Streets' and 'Heatwave'.

Concorde Club, Eastleigh

Thu 25 Sep

£38 ( £25) / 023 8061 3989

  • 21:00

Old Skool

Funk, soul and disco from DJs Craig Thompson, Jack and Gordie.

The Buff Club, Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

£7 (£6) / 0141 248 1777

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Fri 26 Sep

£7 (£6) / 0141 248 1777

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Fri 3 Oct

£7 (£6) / 0141 248 1777

  • 23:00 – 03:00
…and 2 more dates until 17 Oct

Pressure

More techno action from Slam featuring some big-name guests.

The Arches, Glasgow

Fri 26 Sep

£15–£20 / 0141 565 1000

With Chris Liebing, Slam, Tommy Four Seven and VisionQuest.

  • 22:00 – 03:00

RBMA Weekender Belfast

As part of the RBMA Weekender in Belfast, an array of well known DJs hit the decks to spin new and old sounds. At the Bunatee, American electronic musician Juan Maclean takes the stage, with support from Timmy Stewart and Twitch DJs.

Queen's Students' Union, Belfast

Thu 25 Sep

£6 / 028 9097 3106

  • 22:00 – 02:00
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The Saturday Show

Saturday nights à la Stand are normally a sold out affair so it's worth booking in advance and getting in early for the edibles. (Food. Not ladies.)

The Stand, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Sep

£15 / 0131 558 7272

Vladimir McTavish hosts this weekend with Trevor Cook and Loretta Main.

  • 21:00

Sat 4 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Junior Simpson and Raymond Mearns.

  • 21:00

Sat 11 Oct

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Tanyalee Davis, Danny Pensive, Tom Toal and host Bruce Devlin.

  • 21:00
…and 5 more dates until 15 Nov

Sugo

The best and worst of vintage Italian music.

Bloc+, Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 0141 574 6066

  • 23:00

Swankys

DJs and guests provide the soundtrack to this Halloween house party.

The Qube Project, London SW1E

Fri 31 Oct

£20; £15 adv

  • 23:00 – 06:00

Unpop!

'Indie pop dance party' of C86, twee and janglesome indie from the likes of Camera Obscura, Pavement, Felt, Belle & Sebastian and many more.

The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£3 / 0141 222 2254

  • 21:00 – 01:00

Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 17 Oct

£5 / 0131 229 1442

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Wicked

  • Directed by: Joe Mantello
  • Written by: Winnie Holzman

Smash-hit musical that acts as a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, with L Frank Baum's characters brilliantly re-imagined as two young girls who grow up to fulfil their destinies as Glenda the Good and the Wicked Witch of the West.

Sands Centre, Carlisle

Wed 3 Dec

£64.75 / 01228 633766

  • 02:30 (Thursday morning)
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