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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.

Potterrow, Edinburgh

Fri 24 Oct

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

Featuring Smash Kafana.

Dunfermline Fireworks Display

This years display is superhero themed with a fireworks spectacular set to superhero theme songs. Music is supplied by the Kingdom FM roadshow as well as samba and pipe bands.

Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline

Sat 8 Nov

Free

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.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Wed 10 Dec

£18.50–£20.50 (£17.50–£19.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Thu 11 Dec

£18.50–£20.50 (£17.50–£19.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Fri 12 Dec

£18.50–£20.50 (£17.50–£19.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

…and 5 more dates until 17 Dec

Dunfermline Folk Club Session

Informal folk session. Share a story or a song, play a tune or just kick back and listen to the home grown talent.

Thistle Tavern, Dunfermline

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 01383 729673

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The Big Reunion Boy Band Tour

More 90s boybands than you can shake a stick at as the ITV2 show goes live with a line up culled from both series including Five, Blue, 911, A1, Damage, 3T and 5th Story (aka Gareth Gates, Dane Bowers, Adam Rickitt, Kavana and Kenzie).

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Wed 29 Oct

£27.50–£45 / 0844 477 9000

Bournemouth International Centre

Wed 22 Oct

£27.50–£45 / 0844 576 3000

Brighton Centre

Thu 23 Oct

£27.50–£45 / 0844 847 1515

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John Moore

Join John as he plays songs from his pair of wonderful new albums, Lo-Fi Lullabies and Floral Tributes, and reads from Bad Light, his recently completed first novel.

The Lexington, London N1

Tue 25 Nov

£10.50 adv / 020 7837 5371

Classic Clapton

Electrifying recreation of Clapton's stage show and greatest hits, including his work as part of a succession of bands and as a solo artist, and even an unplugged section.

The Albany Theatre, Greenock

Sat 15 Nov

£15

Borough Theatre, Abergavenny

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£16 (£14) / 01873 850805

Gatehouse Theatre, Stafford

Fri 24 Oct

£15 / 01785 254653

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The Magic of Motown

Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Fri 7 Nov

Great Hall

£23 (£21) / 01970 623 232

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 6 Jun 2015

£24.50 / 01383 740384

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Sat 25 Oct

£18.50–£23.50 / 01892 530613

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ABBA Mania

Celebrating decades of golden hits with a recreation of the live Abba show.

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Fri 3 Jul 2015

£18 (£16) / 0161 928 1677

Boisdales Of Canary Wharf, London E14

Wed 31 Dec

£110–£185 / 020 7715 5818

  • 21:30 ABBA Mania Boisdales Of Canary Wharf, London

Bristol Hippodrome

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£14.50–£18.50 / 0844 847 2325

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The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Sat 25 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

Fri 31 Oct

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

…and 17 more dates until 27 Dec

The Feeling

Unfairly maligned 'soft rock archaeologists' doing a sterling pop job of resurrecting the extreme tunefulness of ELO, 10cc and the like.

Criterion Theatre, London W1V

Sun 14 Dec

£30–£40 / 0844 847 1778

Hogmanay Ceilidh

Ceilidh into the new year with live music from Willie Fraser with caller Ken Gourlay. No stilettos or high heels, please!

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£25 / 0131 339 5374

£8 / 0131 339 5374

Joan Armatrading

Multi award-winning, MBE awarded artist with a sublime voice, playing self-penned soul and sophisticated pop from her impressive back catalogue.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Fri 14 Nov

£29.50 / 01727 844488

Albert Halls, Bolton

Tue 21 Oct

£29.50 / 01204 334400

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Thu 13 Nov

£29.50 / 01256 844244

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Knotslip

Tribute to heavy metal act Slipknot.

Audio, Glasgow

Fri 5 Dec

£7.95

With Guests.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield

Fri 14 Nov

£10

  • 19:00 Knotslip Warehouse 23, Wakefield

The Waterfront, Norwich

Sat 15 Nov

£10 / 01603 508050

  • 18:30 Knotslip The Waterfront, Norwich

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Rudolph On Hope Street

Performance of seasonal music featuring the Orchestra and children's choir, including the opportunity to have your picture taken with one of Rudolph's real live reindeer pals.

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Sat 20 Dec

£13–£16 (Children £8) / 0151 709 3789

Sun 21 Dec

£13–£16 (Children £8) / 0151 709 3789

Mon 22 Dec

£13–£16 (Children £8) / 0151 709 3789

Derek Ryan

Country music and charm from Derek Ryan.

Airdrie Town Hall

Thu 30 Oct

£18 / 01698 403120

Ardhowen Theatre, Enniskillen

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£22.50 / 028 6632 5440

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£22.50 / 028 6632 5440

The Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£20 / 02886 769949

  • 20:00 Derek Ryan The Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

Thu 26 Mar 2015

£20 / 02886 769949

  • 20:00 Derek Ryan The Burnavon Arts Centre, Cookstown

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Gerry & The Pacemakers

Sixties Merseybeat songs from the veteran outfit, led by singer-songwriter Gerry Marsden, best known for its trio of successive number one hits How Do You Do It?, I Like It and You'll Never Walk Alone.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Mon 1 Dec

£33.40

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Wed 26 Nov

£29.50 / 0844 907 9000

Buxton Opera House

Sat 15 Nov

£30.50 / 0845 127 2190

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Lady Gaga's artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball

Big electro tunes and even bigger costumes from poker-faced Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta in support of her latest number one album ARTPOP.

Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 22 Nov

£35–£90 / 0844 493 6666

Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Thu 20 Nov

£35–£90 / 0114 256 5656

National Indoor Arena, Birmingham

Thu 13 Nov

£35–£90 / 0871 945 6000

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Academy Theatre, Barnsley

Wed 19 Nov

£13 (£12) / 01226 744442

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Sat 8 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Mon 10 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug 2015

Russian State Ballet: Nutcracker

  • Directed by: Sergei Bobrov
  • Written by: Tchaikovsky

Full-length classical ballet set to Tchaikovsky's music and performed by the renowned company.

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Sun 4 Jan 2015

£19.50–£38.50 / 0844 907 9000

Mon 5 Jan 2015

£19.50–£38.50 / 0844 907 9000

Bristol Hippodrome

Thu 8 Jan 2015

£12.50–£32.50 / 0844 847 2325

£15–£42.50 / 0844 847 2325

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 18 Jan 2015

£30.50–£37.50 / 01702 351135

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Allegri Miserere By Candlelight: Tomkins, Weelkes, Tallis, Villette, Parsons, Allegri, Byrd, Bull, Victoria

  • Directed by: Thomas Allery (cond)
  • Written by: Victoria

Performance of classical choir music from two choirs, mixed voices and the Boy's choir with trebles from Christ Church Cathedral School and alto, tenor and bass choral scholars.

St Martin-In-The-Fields, London WC2N

Fri 9 Jan 2015

£14 ( £12.60; £12.60; Children £12.60 under 16s) / 020 7766 1100

Andy Fairweather Low & The Lowriders

The former frontman of 60s group Amen Corner, who has worked with the likes of Hendrix, Dylan and Clapton, playing songs from throughout his 40-year career.

Artrix, Bromsgrove

Thu 6 Nov

£20 / 01527 577330

Borough Theatre, Abergavenny

Fri 28 Nov

£20 / 01873 850805

The Cellars At Eastney, Southsea

Sat 8 Nov

£24.75 / 023 9282 6249

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