Late night events, 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

Club Spiegel presents Shooglenifty

Shooglenifty The Shoogles return with a brand new album. The band are looking forward to some late night hijinks, low bass and dark grooves at their fave Fringe haunt. Celebrating a new album release, the band will be joined by the beautiful vocal chords of Kaela Rowan and guest DJ Dolphin Boy. Join them for the…

The Famous Spiegeltent, Edinburgh

Tue 19 Aug

£15 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 20 Aug

£15 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

£15 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

£15 / 0844 693 3008

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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.

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

Electric Frog Summer Festival

Celebrate summer the Electric Frog way.

SWG3, Glasgow

Fri 25 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 357 7246

  • 22:00 – 02:00
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Dixey: Where Gentlemen Are Always Immaculately Undressed

Bound & Gagged Comedy by arrangement with Beyond the Cabaret Unique - the only word to describe this show. With a cheeky nod to the world of fable, Dixey delivers acrobatics, contemporary dance, comedy, music and a healthy measure of naked male beauty. Thrilling sensations are guaranteed as our immaculately…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

Central

£7 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Central

£7 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Central

£7 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 24 Aug

Vintage Glasgow

Hemingway Design bring their Vintage Festival format to Glasgow, featuring music, fashion, film, design and dance that celebrates British creativity from the 1920s to 1980s. In the evening time, things get fancy dress with Vintage Nightclubs themed Soul Casino on Saturday and the Torch Club on Sunday.

The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

Sat 26 Jul

£22 / 0844 395 4000

Soul Casino curated by Eddie Piller (Acid Jazz) for a night of uplifting soul from DJs Mark Linton, Wayne and Jack Hemingway.

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

Blu Velvet

Classic jazz and the great American songbook from vocalist Carol Stirrat.

The Granary, Edinburgh

Sat 26 Jul

Free / 0131 554 9465

  • 21:30 – 00:30

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 0131 554 9465

  • 21:30 – 00:30

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
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Hot 8 Brass Band

New Orleans heavy duty brass band plays feel good music that’s dirty and funky one minute, bright and up the next. A bevvy of trombones, saxophones, trumpets, snare and bass drums, all buoyed up by immense tuba baselines, Hot 8 are feted in New Orleans. Mixing the traditional brass band sound with soul, jazz and funk…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Jul

Spiegeltent

Cancelled / 0131 473 2000

Hot 8 Brass Band founder and band leader Bennie Pete announced that serious illness will prevent him from performing, effective immediately and for the foreseeable future. The Hot 8 Brass Band will not be touring at this time and until further notice. Part of Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival.

James Brown is Annie

Get on down with the leading six-piece Scottish funk band. Age restriction: 18+

Tron Kirk, Edinburgh

Thu 24 Jul

£10 / 0131 473 2000

Part of Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival.

Blues!

The Blueswater 90 years of blues, 60 minutes to play it. From early Delta blues to today, Blues! is a gig featuring a live 12-piece band covering the history of the genre, playing the songs and telling the stories of the artists that have helped define today's modern music. 'Terrific set of blues songs performed with…

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Grand Theatre

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Grand Theatre

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Grand Theatre

£9.50 (£7.50) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 23 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

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.

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Red Stripe Band

A great night of blues and boogie woogie. Festival favourite, Red Stripe, and his seven piece band, are back with another rollicking night of boogie, jump jive swing, and rock 'n'roll. Described as "the closest thing to Jools Holland and his band" (Jazz FM) "Red Stripe's immediate rapport with the audience and quirky…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Sat 26 Jul

Spiegeltent

£15 / 0131 473 2000

Part of Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival.

The Lady Boys of Bangkok - Red Hot Kisses Tour

The Lady Boys of Bangkok The Ladyboys of Bangkok are back in an inferno of fun and frolics, Red Hot Kisses the blazing hot new production, a show like no other! With more than 200 specially designed lavish costumes – everything from fabulous feathers to designer inspired couture and with more songs and production…

The Meadows Theatre Big Tops, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Studio Big Top

£20

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Studio Big Top

£20

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 4 Aug

Studio Big Top

£10

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 20 more dates until 24 Aug

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

Kiki Ebsen with Graham Deatcher

The keyboard musician who has played with Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers) Christopher Cross and supergroup Chicago performs tracks from her most recent album Scarecrow Sessions as well as previous work. She is joined on guitar by session musician Graham Deatcher.

Cafe Bonjio, Greenock

Sat 23 Aug

£7 / 01475 520011

  • 21:00 – 22:30

Tue 26 Aug

£7 At the door / 01475 520011

  • 21:00 – 22:30

The Inn at Lathones, St Andrews

Sat 30 Aug

£13.20 / 01334 840494

  • 21:00 – 22:30

Main Street Blues

Uptempo, electric blues band with a wide range of r’n’b and funk influences. Age restriction: 18+

Tron Kirk, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Jul

£10 / 0131 473 2000

Part of Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival.

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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

AC/DC UK

Tribute to the Australian rockers.

The Flower Pot, Derby

Sat 13 Sep

£9

Annie Mac Presents

Radio 1's doyen of dance music hits Scotland with live music and guest DJ sets.

KOKO, London NW1

Sat 9 Aug

£16.20 / 0870 432 5527

The Smugglers, Sunderland

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0191 514 3844

  • 21:00

Blind Lemon

Old school covers and classics from one of the hardest working bands around.

Blind Poet, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Jul

Free / 0131 667 4268

  • 22:00
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