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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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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 Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Wed 24 Sep

£22 / 01284 758000

  • 20:00

Arts Centre, Swindon

Fri 17 Oct

£22 / 01793 614837

  • 19:30

Bierkeller, Bristol

Sun 26 Oct

£20–£22 / 0117 926 8514

  • 19:30

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Lighthouse Late

A fabulous celebration of design, music and cinema sprawling across all five floors of the Lighthouse. Performers include folk from Fife's James Yorkston, singer-songwriter Ella the Bird and DJ sets from the like of Sons & Daughters, Admiral Fallow and the Phantom Band. There's also a selection of short films from…

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Fri 24 Oct

£15 / 0141 276 5365

Showaddywaddy

Doo wop nostalgia merchants, big in the 70s, with thinning quiffs these days, tour in celebration of their 40th year together.

Alhambra Theatre, Bradford

Fri 5 Dec

£21.50 / 01274 432000

  • 20:00

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Fri 24 Oct

£19 / 0161 928 1677

  • 19:30

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Sat 20 Dec

£22; £20 adv / 01284 758000

  • 19:30

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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
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Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 19:30

Sat 11 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 12 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 19:30

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: Glamorous Amorous

The Lady Boys present their world-famous show with renditions of J-Lo, Whitney, Kylie et al.

King George's Hall, Blackburn

Mon 6 Oct

£21.50 (£20) / 01254 582579

  • 19:30

Moon Hop

Homegrown Scottish and British talent to get you moving, with a different line-up each time, plus tracks from the Moon Hop DJs. Booking is essential.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Thu 18 Sep

£5 / 0131 560 1581

On the night of the Scottish independence referendum, Moon Hop present their Raverendum, featuring MoonHop DJs, a live set from FOUND and poetry from Neu! Reekie!'s Michael Pedersen and Kevin Williamson.

Craft Beer Rising

Sample 200 beers from over 45 breweries as Craft Beer Rising comes to Scotland for the first time. Plus, a music line-up curated by Kiltr features Optimo (Fri); Mia Dora and The Revenge (Sat); Mungo’s HiFi, DJ Andy Smith and Boca45 (Sun).

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

£20 per session / 0141 212 8810

Sat 20 Sep

£20 per session / 0141 212 8810

Homage to Homeboy

  • US
  • 90 min
  • Directed by: Adam Yauch

Special programme of videos and short films made by Beastie Boys founder Adam Yauch from 1989–2011.

Glasgow Film Theatre

Sun 21 Sep

0141 332 6535

  • 19:30

The Big Show

An evening of cabaret.

Wild Cabaret & Wicked Lounge, Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00

Fri 26 Sep

Free to all dining guests / 0141 552 6165

  • 20:00
…and 27 more dates until 27 Dec

A Life in Music: Jimmy Page

Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page talks about his life, career and new book with Guardian music editor, Michael Hann. His autobiography – Jimmy Page – discusses his life in the world-famous band, as well as his life off-stage and is illustrated by personal photographs.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Wed 15 Oct

£20 / 020 7730 4500

The John Knox Sex Club

Rockers with a Calvinist edge. Er, join their club?

Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow

Thu 18 Sep

£8 / 0141 419 0329

With Garden of Elks.

Album launch, also featuring DJ Performance by Shellac Made Me Hardcore, art Installation by Blameless and fee Commemorative Publication.

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
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Kiss 100 Haunted House Party

KISS FM host a Halloween party featuring Example, Professor Green, Clean Bandit with Jess Glynne, Gorgon City with MNEK and Laura Welsh, Rizzle Kicks and Fuse ODG.

Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London W6

Fri 31 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 249 4300

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

  • 20:00

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

  • 19:30

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Martha Reeves & the Vandellas

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

Brooklyn Bowl, London SE10

Fri 12 Dec

£25 / 020 7412 8778

  • 19:00

Capitol, Horsham

Tue 23 Sep

£22.50 / 01403 750 220

  • 19:30

The Central Theatre, Chatham

Sun 28 Sep

£22 (£20)

  • 19:30

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The Johnny Cash Story

Roger Dean sings classics by the Man in Black and tells the story of his life, accompanied by band The Lazy Boys.

Brighton Dome

Fri 19 Sep

Pavilion Theatre

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 709709

Caird Hall, Dundee

Sat 12 Sep 2015

£18 / 01382 434940

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 19 Sep

£17 (£15) / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30
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Peatbog Faeries

The Skye-based band fuses traditional Scottish pipe and fiddle tunes with jazz, hip hop, reggae and electronic influences.

Burnley Mechanics

Fri 24 Oct

£16 / 01282 664400

  • 20:00

Cornerstone Arts Centre, Didcot

Fri 7 Nov

£17 (£15) / 01235 515144

  • 20:00

The Flower Pot, Derby

Thu 6 Nov

£16.50

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Spare Room

AKA singer-songwriter Louis Doyle, playing songs influenced by the Beach Boys, Elliott Smith and Paul Simon.

East Village Arts Club, Liverpool

Sat 20 Sep

£7.25 / 0151 559 3773

O2 Academy Liverpool

Sat 18 Oct

prices vary / 0844 477 2000

We Were Promised Jetpacks

Breakneck alt.rock with strident, jangling guitars from WWPJ.

Bermuda Triangle, Brighton

Sun 21 Sep

prices vary

The Caves, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Sep

£13.50 / 0131 557 8989

The Deaf Institute, Manchester

Sat 20 Sep

£10 adv / 0161 276 9350

  • 19:00 – 22:30

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Worthing Rock Choir

The local Worthing choir is run by West Sussex based musician Victoria Hewitt. It's our privilege to take a minute to tell you about our mysterious choir flash mobs around the country for Comic Relief, our sell-out performances at venues like the O2 or our hit ITV documentary, but at Rock Choir we know it's not just about…

Heene Community Centre, Worthing

Thu 25 Sep

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 2 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

Thu 9 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

…and 26 more dates until 2 Jul 2015

The Cavern Beatles

Tribute to the classic songs of the Fab Four by another group of musicians from Liverpool.

Capitol, Horsham

Fri 19 Sep

£19.50 / 01403 750 220

  • 20:00

The Cavern, Liverpool

Fri 19 Sep

£12 / 0151 236 1965

  • 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

£12 / 0151 236 1965

  • 21:00

Fri 3 Oct

£12 / 0151 236 1965

  • 21:00

The Cavern Pub, Liverpool

Fri 10 Oct

£12 / 0151 236 9091

  • 21:00

Fri 14 Nov

£12 / 0151 236 9091

  • 21:00

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