After 5pm, Music

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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

After Work Blues

Live acoustic blues from John Hunt, his remarkable homemade guitars, and friends.

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0131 220 4298

  • 18:00

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

Thu 31 Jul

Main Hall

£12 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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.

…and 21 more dates until 25 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

Thu 31 Jul

Bosco

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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.

…and 22 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)

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Shoot Your Shot

Shoot Your Shot returns with resident Ean (The Void/Magic Waves) playing Italo disco and Hi- NRG.

The Poetry Club, Glasgow

Sat 2 Aug

£4 / 0141 357 7246

With François Pleasurechest, Ewan Chambers and Chester Face.

  • 22:00 – 02:00

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

Thu 31 Jul

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£9 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£18 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Spiegeltent Palazzo

£18 / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 4 more dates until 6 Aug

Rocka Hillbillies

Playing rock'n'roll and country classics with few anecdotes thrown in.

The Southsider, Edinburgh

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 0131 667 2003

  • 21:00

Tanners Lounge Bar, Juniper Green

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0131 453 3152

  • 20:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 0131 453 3152

  • 20:00

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Thu 13 Nov

£24.50 (£22.50) / 01727 844488

  • 19:30

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 27 Sep

£22.50 / 01383 740384

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:45

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…and at 66 other places

Five-Thirty Cabaret at the Famous Spiegeltent

The Famous Spiegeltent. The perfect appetiser for your evening on the Fringe. The Famous Spiegeltent presents a fast paced variety show that packs a lot of entertainment into one hour. Enjoy a showcase of the best talent on the Fringe with our hand-picked selection of comics, crooners and cabaret artistes. A show for…

The Famous Spiegeltent, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£6 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£6 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

£6 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Japan Marvelous Drummers

Prepare yourself for a once in a lifetime show, filled with power, humour, dance, and traditional Japanese drums, that has performed in more than 20 countries including the United States, India, Taiwan, Brazil, Korea, and others. Don't miss this unique chance to see Japanese traditional instruments like Japanese drums…

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Theatre

£10 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Theatre

£16 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

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

Thu 31 Jul

0131 225 7053

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

0131 225 7053

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

£14 / 0131 225 7053

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 21 Aug

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

Wed 30 Jul

One

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

One

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

One

£10 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 23 more dates until 25 Aug

Antihoot Open Stage

Anti-folk hero Lach hosts this open mic free-for-all featuring music, comedy, poetry, stories, magic and more.

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

Mon 4 Aug

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30

Mon 11 Aug

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30

Mon 18 Aug

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30
…and 13 more dates until 17 Nov

Anything Goes: A Tribute to Cole Porter

Pam Lawson Pam didn't get the chance to sing all of her favourite songs last year and returns with her tribute to the genius of Cole Porter. Accompanied by keyboard, bass, drums and horn, featuring songs from such musicals as High Society, Anything Goes and Kiss Me Kate. It‘s been impossible to choose only 15 songs and…

The Outhouse, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

The Loft

£10 (£9) / 0131 557 6668

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

The Loft

£10 (£9) / 0131 557 6668

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

The Loft

£10 (£9) / 0131 557 6668

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Ken's Ceilidh

Ken Gourlay calls this regular evening of traditional Scottish dancing, with different ceilidh bands each night. Soft drinks are £1 and alcoholic drinks £3, and you're requested not to wear stilettos or high heels.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00

Sat 2 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00

Mon 4 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00
…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug

Belles Amies!

The Oxford Belles - Oxford University’s Original All-Female A Cappella The Oxford Belles, Oxford’s original all-female a cappella group, are back at the Edinburgh Fringe with their unique show that combines classics with chart hits, beatboxing with choreography, to dazzling effect. Since their last trip to the Fringe…

Spotlites @ The Merchant's Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Main Theatre

£9 (£7.50) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Main Theatre

£9 (£7.50) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Main Theatre

£9 (£7.50) / 0131 220 5911

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 14 more dates until 16 Aug

KlangHaus

Neutrinos / Norwich Arts Centre / Escalator East To Edinburgh KlangHaus is a 360° visceral, enveloping experience challenging conventions of the live gig. An enigmatic salon saturated in sound and souls, soaked in layers of shifting colour, live music, projections: disorientating imagery altering observers…

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Small Animal Hospital

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Small Animal Hospital

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Small Animal Hospital

£6 / 0131 560 1581

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 18 more dates until 24 Aug

The Legendary Tigerman

The one-man band from Portugal, Paulo Furtado, performs his blues material.

The Blues Kitchen, London NW1

Mon 29 Sep

Free / 020 7387 5277

  • 19:00 – 00:00

LOUD Poets

Slam-style poetry devoid of pretension. Ages 15+.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Sat 2 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Sun 3 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

…and 9 more dates until 24 Aug

St John's Episcopal Church, Edinburgh

Fri 15 Aug

Church

£8 (£6) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

Fri 22 Aug

Church

£8 (£6) / 0131 229 7565

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & just Festival.

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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.

One Night of Queen

Tribute to Freddie Mercury et al, starring Gary Mullen – winner of ITV's Stars in Their Eyes – and his band The Works, bringing you all the Queen hits.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sun 21 Dec

£18 / 01383 740384

Bristol Hippodrome

Thu 11 Sep

£18.50 / 0844 847 2325

Caird Hall, Dundee

Sat 23 May 2015

£18.50 / 01382 434940

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…and at 4 other places

Federica Gatta, Soprano

Federica Gatta Federica returns by popular demand after sell-out performances last year with a stunning repertoire of Italian opera arias and classic songs. A stirring tour de force. Anne Evans, pianoforte. Three course Italian dinner followed by the show. Age category: PG

Valvona & Crolla Vincaffè, Edinburgh

Sun 3 Aug

Valvona & Crolla VinCaffe Ristorante

£29.50 / 0131 557 0088

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Valvona & Crolla VinCaffe Ristorante

£29.50 / 0131 557 0088

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 5 Aug

Valvona & Crolla VinCaffe Ristorante

£29.50 / 0131 557 0088

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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