Before 3am, Music, Hitlisted

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Big Ears, Little Ears

In the classical music equivalent of a parent & baby screening, the SCO plays a short concert of much-loved classics in a baby-friendly environment; nobody will raise an eyebrow if your little one provides vocal encouragement.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sun 26 Oct

£5 for one adult and one child (additional children/adults £3 each) / 0141 353 8000

Bondagers

Sue Glover’s play with music and song follows six women land workers as they graft and dance their way through a year on a 19th Century Borders farm. Directed by Lu Kemp.

Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

£12.50–£29 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 29 Oct

£12.50–£29 / 0131 248 4848

  • 14:00 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
  • 19:30 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 30 Oct

£12.50–£29 / 0131 248 4848

  • 19:30 Bondagers Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
…and 12 more dates until 15 Nov

Children's Classic Concerts: The Monsters' Ball

A spooky concert of music and dance for all the family. Dress up in your scariest costume and join the Monster Ball.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 1 Nov

£10 (Children £6; Family £29) / 0141 353 8000

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Sun 2 Nov

£10 (Children £6; Family £29) / 0131 228 1155

Rally & Broad

A literary-flavoured cabaret night, boasting spoken word, 'live literature', new music and dancing into the wee small hours. Hosted by Jenny Lindsay and Rachel McCrum.

Stereo, Glasgow

Sun 26 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 07989 508436

With Rachel Amey, A New International, Kieran Hurley, Leyla Josephine and Declan Welsh.

Simple Things 2014

Electronic and alternative music all-day music and visual festival featuring Autechre, Nightmares on Wax, Clark, Actress, LuckyMe, LUMA, Vitamins and many more.

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£22.50–£28.12 / 0141 332 2232

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Ludus Baroque: Christmas Oratorio

Whether you regard the Christmas Oratorio as an organically conceived masterpiece or as Bach's way of recycling a load of cantatas in a hurry, it's still arguably the greatest piece of Christmas music ever, and Ludus Baroque's annual performance is one of the few must-see Christmas concerts. Richard Neville-Towle conducts.

Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 668 2019

Thanasis Papakonstantinou

Greek singer-songwriter.

KOKO, London NW1

Sun 15 Mar 2015

£25.87 / 0870 432 5527

Chvrches

Glasgow-based electro pop trio touring in support of debut album The Bones of What You Believe.

Barrowland, Glasgow

Mon 3 Nov

£16 / 0141 552 4601

With Lizzo.

Tue 4 Nov

£16 / 0141 552 4601

With Lizzo.

Corn Exchange, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

£16 / 0131 477 3500

With Lizzo.

Manchester Academy

Thu 6 Nov

£16 / 0161 275 2930

With Lizzo.

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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

Craig Charles Funk & Soul Club

Funk and soul from the DJ, actor and presenter.

Band on the Wall, Manchester

Sat 20 Dec

£16 adv; £14 early bird / 01618 341786

Empress Ballroom, Blackpool

Sat 13 Dec

prices vary

Opera House & Winter Gardens, Blackpool

Sat 13 Dec

£35 / 0870 380 1111

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Future Islands

Joyous electro and synth pop from the Baltimore trio.

The Harley, Sheffield

Wed 5 Nov

£9 / 0114 275 2288

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Tue 4 Nov

£15.18 / 0141 332 2232

O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London W12

Thu 6 Nov

£16.87 / 0844 477 2000

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Gary Numan

Pioneering electro rocker, who's finally getting the recognition he deserves.

Eventim Hammersmith Apollo, London W6

Fri 28 Nov

£35 / 0844 249 4300

Live_Transmission: Joy Division Reworked

Homage to the emotive and musically rich songs of the 80s post-punk gods.

The Victoria Inn, Derby

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£5 / 01332 204873

Real Estate

Psychedelic pop sounds from New Jersey in the vein of Modest Mouse and Yo La Tengo.

Digital, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 26 Oct

Think Tank

£16.23 / 0191 261 9755

O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London W12

Wed 29 Oct

£16 / 0844 477 2000

Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 26 Oct

Phone for prices / 0191 230 1813

  • 19:30 – 23:00 Real Estate Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Spandau Ballet

The iconic 80s band who reformed in 2009 after 20 years reunite once more following the release of both their greatest hits album The Story, The Very Best of Spandau Ballet and the documentary film tracking their career Soulboys of the Western World.

Brighton Centre

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£125 / 0844 847 1515

Capital FM Arena, Nottingham

Tue 10 Mar 2015

£125 / 0844 412 4624

LG Arena, Birmingham

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£125 / 0844 338 8000

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Symphony

Theatre meets live gig as three of the UK's hottest young writers – Ella Hickson, Nick Payne and Tom Wells – collaborate with award-winning new writing company nabokov to present an eclectic mix of stories told through live music and spoken word.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Tue 28 Oct

The Door

£12 (£9) / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00 Symphony Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Wed 29 Oct

The Door

£12 (£9) / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00 Symphony Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Thu 30 Oct

The Door

£12 (£9) / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00 Symphony Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Fri 31 Oct

The Door

£12 (£9) / 0121 236 4455

  • 20:00 Symphony Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

  • 19:30 Symphony Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

  • 19:30 Symphony Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

£16 (£8–£13) / 0131 228 1404

  • 19:30 Symphony Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Van Morrison

Legendary Irish curmudgeon and hugely influential blues and jazz artist plays tracks from his career.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Tue 28 Oct

£22.90–£155.50 inc booking fees / 020 7589 8212