Before 9pm, Music, R&B

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Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is

Celebrating over 50 years of Motown music with tributes to The Four Tops and The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5 and many more.

The Broadway Theatre, Barking

Fri 14 Nov

£20 (£18.50) / 020 8507 5607

Burnley Mechanics

Fri 21 Nov

£20 (£18) / 01282 664400

The Edinburgh Playhouse

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£24 / 0844 871 3014

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Georgie Fame

Legendary jazz, soul and r'n'b keyboardist who's worked with Muddy Waters, Bill Wyman, Eric Clapton and Van Morrison.

Grantham Meres Leisure Centre

Fri 24 Oct

£20 (£18)

Guildhall Arts Centre, Grantham

Fri 24 Oct

£20 (£18) / 01476 406158

  • 19:30 – 21:30 Georgie Fame Guildhall Arts Centre, Grantham

Katy B

London dubstep/R&B/house/garage singer out touring her sophomore album, Little Red.

Manchester Academy

Sat 25 Oct

£16 / 0161 275 2930

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Tue 28 Oct

£16 / 0141 332 2232

O2 Academy Leeds

Mon 27 Oct

£16 / 0844 477 2000

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Soul Ii Soul

British soul, R&B and reggae from the veterans who released the hit single 'Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)' in 1989.

KOKO, London NW1

Sun 21 Dec

£30 / 0870 432 5527

O2 Academy Bournemouth

Fri 12 Dec

£30.93–£42.18 / 0844 477 2000

Average White Band

The funkiest band ever to come from Dundee, or Scotland for that matter. They're a bit long in the tooth these days but they can still recapture that Sly Stone/Isley Brothers summer spirit in their current set.

Cambridge Junction

Sun 30 Nov

J1

£21 adv / 01223 511511

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Mon 1 Dec

£25 / 0844 847 2514

Tue 2 Dec

£25 / 0844 847 2514

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G-Funk

The group plays a lively and upbeat mix of funk and R&B.

Pizza Express Jazz Club, London W1D

Sun 14 Dec

£20 / 020 7437 9595

  • 13:30 G-Funk Pizza Express Jazz Club, London

Sun 21 Dec

£20 / 020 7437 9595

  • 13:30 G-Funk Pizza Express Jazz Club, London

Sat 27 Dec

£20 / 020 7437 9595

  • 13:30 G-Funk Pizza Express Jazz Club, London
…and 3 more dates until 30 Dec

Rixton

Manchester-based pop act that's opened for Justin Bieber, in case you were wondering.

The Brook, Southampton

Tue 4 Nov

£15 / 023 8055 5366

With Plus Guests.

Cardiff University

Fri 7 Nov

£13.50 / 029 2078 1458

  • 19:00 – 23:00 Rixton Cardiff University

Cardiff University Student Union

Fri 7 Nov

CF10 Cafe, 1st Floor

£13.50

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Alexander O'Neal

Soul and R&B songsmith known for the 80s hits 'If You Were Here Tonight', 'Criticize' and 'Saturday Love' performs with a full live band.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£26.50 / 0844 847 2514

Sun 15 Feb 2015

£26.50 / 0844 847 2514

Marble Factory, Bristol

Sat 14 Mar 2015

£20

O2 ABC, Glasgow

Sat 27 Dec

£25 / 0141 332 2232

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Anthony David

American R&B singer-songwriter.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£18.50 / 0844 847 2514

Barrence Whitfield & The Savages

The veteran American singer-songwriter performs an upbeat mix of soul, R&B and rock'n'roll hoodoo.

The Boileroom, Guildford

Sun 23 Nov

£12.50 adv / 01483 440022

The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 13 Nov

£12.50 / 0191 230 4474

East Village Arts Club, Liverpool

Wed 19 Nov

£14.50 / 0151 559 3773

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Blackpool Tower Weekender

A weekend of northern soul, Motown and modern dance grooves. See how the experts move at the Blackpool Hilton World Northern Soul Dance competition and try replicate their moves on the dancefloor.

Blackpool Tower

Fri 7 Nov

£39 / 0871 222 9929

Sat 8 Nov

£39 / 0871 222 9929

Sun 9 Nov

£39 / 0871 222 9929

Mon 10 Nov

£39 / 0871 222 9929

Boyz II Men

Overwrought male R&B vocal harmony group from the States, fond of grasping the air and clutching their chests while they emote. Formerly a quartet Boyz II Men are best known for their soulful ballads including 'End of the Road', 'I'll Make Love to You' and 'One Sweet Day' performed with R&B songstress Mariah…

Albert Hall, Manchester

Sun 7 Dec

£30–£40

IndigO2, London SE10

Fri 5 Dec

£40.29–£79.59 / 0871 220 0260

On sale Fri 27 Jun

O2 Academy Birmingham

Thu 4 Dec

£30 / 0121 622 8250

Bringing Back The Memories

Reggae, soul, funky house, dancehall, rare groove, roots and revival night with DJ Love Sensation.

Masters Winebar, London HA3

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 020 8909 9564

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

…and 19 more dates until 25 Mar 2015

The Brooks

Fifteen year old identical twins from Cardiff who found an audience for their R&B pop sound on the X Factor.

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Sun 2 Nov

£11.25 / 0844 477 2000

B'spoke

Soul and R&B covers band.

The Jam House, Birmingham

Fri 21 Nov

£8; £5 before 10pm / 0121 200 3030

  • 21:00 B'spoke The Jam House, Birmingham

Sat 22 Nov

£8; £5 before 9pm / 0121 200 3030

  • 21:00 B'spoke The Jam House, Birmingham
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Chrisette Michele

American R&B singer-songwriter.

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Sun 7 Dec

£25 / 0844 477 2000

Citrus Sun

Jazz FM Live Presents Citrus Sun. The album launch show featuring Bluey, Jim Mullen and members from Incognito.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Thu 11 Dec

£21 / 0844 847 2514

Connor Harris

The singer from Birmingham performs a mix of rap, hip hop, pop and R&B.

O2 Academy Liverpool

Sat 1 Nov

prices vary / 0844 477 2000

Deke Mcgee Band

Swing, R&B, gospel and soul from the saxophonist and his band.

The Arches, Glasgow

Sun 16 Nov

£10 / 0141 565 1000

Diva With Juliet Roberts & Vula Malinga

The two great British female vocalists come together for these special EFG London Jazz Festivals 2014 concerts curated by Hideaway resident MD and jazz pianist Janette Mason.

The Hideaway, London SW16

Sun 23 Nov

£17.50 / 020 8835 7070

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Drizabone Soul Family

Soul, R&B and jazz funk from the music mixing ensemble.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sat 24 Jan 2015

£20 / 0844 847 2514

Ella Eyre

Bold, edgy pop and r'n'b vocals from the singer-songwriter who has gigged as Rudimental's lead vocalist.

Mandela Hall, Belfast

Thu 12 Mar 2015

£15

Roundhouse, London NW1

Wed 11 Mar 2015

£17.50 / 0844 482 8008

Faith Evans

American R&B artist Faith Evans with support from Syleena Johnson and Teedra Moses.

IndigO2, London SE10

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£33.10–£57.10 / 0871 220 0260

Fresh Thursdays

A mix of R&B, hip hop, dancehall, house and 90s.

Rise Superclub, London WC2H

Thu 30 Oct

£5 / 07904 444401

Thu 6 Nov

£5 / 07904 444401

Thu 13 Nov

£5 / 07904 444401

…and 78 more dates until 12 May 2016

Got Soul Choir

A multi-voiced celebration of soul classics from this Edinburgh choir.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Dec

£15 (£12) / 0131 668 2019

Joined by special guest Sharlene Hector (Basement Jaxx).

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