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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.

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

Tue 29 Jul

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 20:00

Wed 30 Jul

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 20:00

Thu 31 Jul

£12 (£8) / 0141 552 4267

Part of Culture 2014.

  • 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 2 Aug

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

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

Scokendia Ensemble

Bringing together young musicians from Scotland, Kenya and India to connect, collaborate and perform during Culture 2014.

Glasgow Green

Tue 29 Jul

Prices to be confirmed

  • 16:30

Wed 30 Jul

Prices to be confirmed

  • 13:00

Kelvingrove Bandstand and Amphitheatre, Glasgow

Fri 1 Aug

Prices to be confirmed

  • 17:00

Merchant Square, Glasgow

Thu 31 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 552 3038

  • 18:30

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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

Daniel Padden and Wounded Knee: And Blithely Spend the Gowden Day

A new song cycle celebrating the seasons, inspired by Edinburgh and the Pentland Hills. The musicians draw on diverse influences including African guitar minimalism, cosmic jazz and folk traditions.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 12 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 14 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£8 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

The maw (and paw) of all fireworks displays brings the Festival season to a close with a programme of music inspired by the theme of war. The Scottish Chamber Orchestra performs Wagner's 'Ride of the Valkyries' from Die Walküre, Beethoven's Edmont Overture, Mendelssohn's 'War March of the Priests' from Athalie, Debussy's…

Ross Theatre Bandstand, Edinburgh

Sun 31 Aug

£12.50 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Kronos Quartet

A special recital to complement its film project Beyond Zero: 1914–1918, the quartet plays Philip Glass' String Quartet No 6 and Mansell's music from The Fountain and Requiem for a Dream.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Tue 19 Aug

£10 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Les Troyens

Mariinsky Opera presents a view of the Trojan's ancient world with conductor Valery Gergiev and director Yannis Kokkos. This production is sung in French with English supertitles.

Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Thu 28 Aug

£20 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Fri 29 Aug

£20 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Sat 30 Aug

£20 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

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Dalziel + Scullion: Tumadh | Immersion

Work from the celebrated environmental artists, exploring relations between mankind and the natural world, shown at An Lanntair in Stornoway and Dovecot in Edinburgh.

An Lanntair Arts Centre and Cinema, Isle of Lewis

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00
…and 31 more dates until 31 Aug

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30
…and 40 more dates until 13 Sep

Matthew Herbert: 20 Pianos

The musical story of twenty pianos from around the world, performed on a table using bespoke software and hardware created by the Radiophonic Workshop.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0141 353 8000

Part of New Music Biennial.

  • 16:45

Monski Mouse's Baby Disco Dance Hall

Retro dance tracks, pop favourites and funky nursery rhymes.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Sun 10 Aug

£8 (children under six months free with paying adult. All children must be accompanied by and adult. Adults without children will not be admitted) / 0844 545 8282

  • 15:00

Sun 7 Sep

£8 (children under six months free with paying adult. All children must be accompanied by and adult. Adults without children will not be admitted) / 0844 545 8282

  • 15:00

Philharmonia Orchestra: Britten’s War Requiem

Sir Andrew Davis conducts Britten's piece of his pacifist beliefs which combines and contrasts texts from Latin Requiem Mass with First World War poetry by Wilfred Owen.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 14 Aug

£12 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

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

£11–£15 / 0141 332 2232

Aftershow party.

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Awesome Tapes From Africa

Since 2006 Brian Shimkovitz’s Awesome Tapes From Africa blog has been shedding light on obscure sounds from across the continent. As a DJ he brings the blog to life with sets that blend folkloric pop, dancefloor gems and hip-hop.

CCA, Glasgow

Thu 31 Jul

£5–£7 / 0141 352 4900

  • 23:00

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£10 (£8) / 0131 560 1581

With Golden Teacher and David Barbarossa.

  • 22:00 – 02:00

Camille O’Sullivan: 10

Camille O’Sullivan 'Queen of the Fringe’ (BBC) award winner Camille celebrates ten years of sell-out Fringe shows, performing favourite songs from then and now. Chameleon-like on stage, inhabiting each song with a different character. With a love of narrative song, Camille is highly regarded for her dramatic…

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Wed 30 Jul

The Music Hall

£17.50 (£15) / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

The Music Hall

£17.50 (£15) / 0131 220 4348

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Music Hall

£17.50 (£15) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 24 Aug

Cate Le Bon

Indie-folk singer-songwriter who was born in Penboyr and is now based in Cardiff.

The Sage Gateshead

Sat 13 Sep

Northern Rock Foundation Hall

£12.50 / 0191 443 4661

With Sea Lion.

Chad VanGaalen

Esoteric country from the Calgary bedroom folk musician and artist.

Oslo, London E8

Mon 1 Sep

£11.50 / 0115 941 5840

Courtney Love

Grunge rock from the frontwoman of alt. rock band Hole as she embarks on her UK tour.

Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 22 May 2015

£30 / 0191 230 1813

  • 19:00 – 23:00
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Czech Philharmonic 01: Janáček, Korngold and Martinů

Violinist Nicola Benedetti joins the Czech Philharmonic to perform Janáček's 'Overture' from From The House of the Dead, Korngold's Violin Concerto and Martinů's Symphony No 4.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

£12 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Czech Philharmonic 02: Smetana, Dvořák and Janáček

Mezzo soprano Bernarda Fink joins the Czech Philharmonic to perform Smetana's From My Life, Janáček's Sinfonietta and Dvořák's Biblical Songs.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 23 Aug

£12 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

De La Soul

The legendary fathers of conscious hip hop celebrating the 25th birthday of their classic album 3 Feet High and Rising.

Concorde 2, Brighton

Tue 5 Aug

£27.50 adv / 01273 673311

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Rock City, Nottingham

Thu 7 Aug

£25 / 0845 413 4444

Sub89, Reading

Fri 8 Aug

£25 / 0118 959 5395

Delusion of the Fury: A Ritual of Dream and Delusion

A large-scale music-theatre work featuring Harry Partch's instruments and inspired by Ethiopian myth and Japenese Noh theatre pieces.

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 29 Aug

£15 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Sat 30 Aug

£15 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Earth

The veteran rock band led by Dylan Carlson perform tracks from their tenth studio collection Primitive and Deadly.

CCA, Glasgow

Thu 14 Aug

£14 / 0141 352 4900

Gorilla, Manchester

Fri 15 Aug

£14 / 0161 407 0301

  • 19:30 – 23:00
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