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Hot Dub Time Machine. Best. Party. Ever.

An all night long mashup of instantly recognisable tunes from the 60s to the present day, presented against a video backdrop.

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

McEwan Hall

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

McEwan Hall

£7 / 08445 458252

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 7 Aug

McEwan Hall

£12.50 (£11.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 13 more dates until 24 Aug

Sound to Sea

Glasgow event makers Cryptic celebrate 20 years with a banger of a party featuring over 150 performers, including Treacherous Orchestra, Rachel Sermanni, Miaoux Miaoux, Tigerstyle and more. The 'night-time musical extravaganza' takes place over two summer nights along the River Clyde and quayside, with further…

River Clyde

Fri 1 Aug

Free (ticketed) / 0141 420 5003

Part of Glasgow. Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 21:30

Sat 2 Aug

Free (ticketed) / 0141 420 5003

Part of Glasgow. Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 21:30

Glen Matlock: I Was a Teenage Sex Pistol

Neil O'Brien Entertainment Glen was a founding member of the Sex Pistols and co-wrote most of their iconic songs. This is his personal tale of how the band formed, exploded onto the music scene worldwide and then disintegrated. A tale of growing up in a London long lost, of meetings with remarkable people, many of them…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£18 / 0131 6233030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£18 / 0131 6233030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£18 / 0131 6233030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 6 Aug

Best of Burlesque

Chaz Royal & Edinburgh Burlesque Festival. International Impresario Chaz Royal (London Burlesque Festival, Sexy Circus Sideshow) presents an all-star roundup of the best burlesque at the Fringe. Sultry strip tease, cutting edge cabaret and vaudeville variety collide like no other show around! The grand finale of…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Bosco

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Bosco

£16 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Bosco

£16 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Bottle Mail from Okinawa

Ship of the Ryukyu Following the success of last year’s four-star productions, Ship of the Ryukyu returns with an exciting traditional song and dance show from Okinawa. When a bottle containing an ancient message is opened the audience are taken back in time to the glorious Ryukyu Kingdom. Featuring live sanshin and…

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 9 Aug

Main Theatre

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 10 Aug

Main Theatre

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 11 Aug

Main Theatre

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Brazouka

Brazouka UK The World Premiere of Braz Dos Santos' extraordinary true story from the toughest streets of Brazil. Sixteen dazzling dancers take audiences on a breathtaking journey of intense passion, sizzling sensuality, pulsing music and explosive energy. This unique dance drama is performed by Brazil's most thrilling…

Assembly Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Main Hall

£18 (£15) / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Main Hall

£18 (£15) / 0131 651 2120

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 25 Aug

Kelvingrove Bandstand Closing Ceremony Celebration

A musical showcase to celebrate the end of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games starting with a new commission from Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra, performing with Tam Dean Burn and multi-instrumentalist Corey Mwamba. Also on the bill are Sirens of Titan choir and McOpera Ensemble with works by Edward Elgar and Frank Bridge…

Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre, Glasgow

Sun 3 Aug

£10 (£5; Family £6–£6.65 each)

  • 17:00

Balkanarama

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

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 16 Aug

£10 / 0131 560 1581

Festival special featuring Tantz, Albaroma, live jam session and more. Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

  • 22:30 – 03:00

Asian Dub Foundation Live DJ Set Featuring Pandit G and Aktavata

Asian Dub Foundation Following their gig in Edinburgh, ADF’s after-party comes to Summerhall with a DJ set mixing electronica, jungle, dub, ragga, and some very rare mash-ups. Two world class DJ’s as well as the sensational MC Soom T from Glasgow, who has a huge following and beautiful vocal style. Since their Mercury…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

The Dissection Room

£10 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Navi: Michael Jackson Tribute

Tribute act who has actually worked with the Kind of Pop.

The Brook, Southampton

Fri 22 Aug

£16; £14 adv / 023 8055 5366

  • 21:15

Central Hall, Grimsby

Sat 25 Oct

£16 (£14) / 01472 346251

  • 20:00

The Civic Hall, Bedworth

Thu 23 Oct

£18.50 (£16.50) / 024 7637 6707

  • 19:30

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Congo Natty Soundsystem

The producer formerly known as the Rebel MC, explores the reggae roots of jungle music with his soundsystem.

The Hub, Plymouth

Fri 1 Aug

£10–£14

  • 22:00 – 05:00

Divallusion with Christina Bianco and Velma Celli

Christina Bianco and Ian Stroughair YouTube sensation Christina Bianco and cabaret star Velma Celli present a selection of your favourite pop divas in 60 minutes. Through humour, versatile vocals and impressions they'll honour these timeless divas, presenting familiar hits in ways you're unlikely to have seen or heard…

Assembly Checkpoint, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£8 / 0131 225 7053

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£14 / 0131 225 7053

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

£14 / 0131 225 7053

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 21 Aug

MargOH! Channing is Tipsy!

MargOH! Channing and MAN-ee Champagne / Free Festival MargOH! Channing is Tipsy! is a gin-soaked romp. This is the deconstruction of drag through the life and times of this slightly delusional, often demented, occasionally glamorous and always drunken diva and her gayiancée, MAN-ee Champagne as they tackle topics such…

Laughing Horse @ The Phoenix, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Cellar Bar

Free / 0131 557 0234

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 24 Aug

Glasgow Green Closing Ceremony Celebration

Treacherous Orchestra lead a rousing party celebrating the XX Commonwealth Games. It's your last chance to experience Glasgow Green Live Zone before the Closing Ceremony is shown on giant screens.

Glasgow Green

Sun 3 Aug

£10 (£5; Family £5–£6.66 each)

Tshwane Gospel Choir

If you're looking for the heartbeat of Africa then look no further than the drumbeats of Tshwane Gospel Choir. From the capital city of South Africa, Pretoria this youth ensemble brings you harmonious voices presented raw and with band accompaniment. The energetic African dances will surely get you moving and the message…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

One

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

One

£13.50 (£12) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

One

£13.50 (£12) / 0131 623 3030

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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LuckyMe Annual Festival Party

LuckyMe Family Club show with special guest DJs. Internationally influencial record label LuckyMe was formed in Glasgow in 2007 by Dominic Flannigan, Martyn Flyn and producers Hudson Mohawke and Mike Slott. Their roster includes TNGHT, Cashmere Cat, Lunice, Hudson Mohawke, Rustie, Baauer, Jacques Greene, The Blessings…

La Belle Angèle, Edinburgh

Fri 15 Aug

auditorium

£10

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Beowulf

Seamus Heaney's translation of the epic poem Beowulf, which tells the story of a young warrior battling with powerful monsters.

Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 1 Aug

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 20:00

Sat 2 Aug

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 14:45
  • 20:00

The Wizard of Oz

American High School Theatre Festival This re-imagined staging sets Dorothy undergoing psychoanalysis observation which leads us to question if Oz really exists or if it is only in her mind.

Church Hill Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 5 Aug

Main Theatre

£5 / 0131 447 7597

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 7 Aug

Main Theatre

£5 / 0131 447 7597

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

Main Theatre

£5 / 0131 447 7597

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Three Card Trick

Rock and blues covers.

Box, Glasgow

Thu 7 Aug

Free / 0141 332 5431

  • 00:00 (Friday morning)

Thu 14 Aug

Free / 0141 332 5431

  • 00:00 (Friday morning)

The Scotia Bar, Glasgow

Sun 16 Nov

0141 552 8681

  • 16:00

Sun 23 Nov

0141 552 8681

  • 16:00

Asian Dub Foundation

A rap, rock, hip hop, bhangra fusion back by righteous polemic and a blistering live show.

The Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

£15 / 0131 225 2564

Featuring MC Soom T.

  • 18:30

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Fri 1 Aug

£12.37–£16.87 / 0141 332 2232

Aftershow party.

O2 Academy Glasgow

Fri 1 Aug

£10 / 0844 477 2000

Asian Dub Foundation live DJ set featuring Pandit G and Aktavata.

  • 23:00 – 03:00
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Crap Music Rave Party

Tomás Ford, Captain Of Industry & JumpClimb An anarchic late night DJ party where you can request anything you want. So long as your request is crap. Hosted by Australian cabaret party machine Tomás Ford. Sold out at Adelaide Fringe and around Australia. Expect party poppers, bad 80s, glitter rock, novelty hits…

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£5 / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£5 / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

Just the Cask Room

£5 / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 5 more dates until 23 Aug

Magners' Summer Nights

A new music festival held at the recently refurbished, 2500 capacity bandstand in Kelvingrove Park. The festival takes place across two weekends in August with performances from Steve Earle (Thursday 7), The Waterboys (Friday 8), Alison Moyet (Saturday 9), Capercaillie (Thursday 14), Teenage Fanclub (Friday 15) and…

Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre, Glasgow

Thu 7 Aug

£25–£35

Fri 8 Aug

£25–£35

Sat 9 Aug

£25–£35

…and 3 more dates until 16 Aug

Michael Chapman

Blues country rock from the John Peel-championed Michael Chapman.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Tue 9 Sep

£10 / 0141 221 7705

  • 20:00

The Greystones, Sheffield

Fri 3 Oct

£10 / 0114 266 5599

  • 19:30

The Pierces

The New York-based duo performs alternative psychedelic-folk.

The Glee Club, Birmingham

Wed 24 Sep

£16 / 0871 472 0400

The Junction, Cambridge

Thu 25 Sep

Junction 1

£16 / 01223 578000

The Leadmill, Sheffield

Sat 20 Sep

£16 / 0114 221 2828

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The Free Fringe Festival Outdoor Launch

Laughing Horse Free Festival & Pear Tree House Launching a season of outdoor performances in the courtyard at the Pear Tree with buskers, musicians, cabaret, comedy and much, much more. And it's all free! www.freefestival.co.uk.

Laughing Horse @ The Pear Tree, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Stage

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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