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Grandmaster Flash

Widely regarded as the man who invented the genre, the Bronx hip hop legend is behind the decks.

Audio, Glasgow

Fri 22 Aug

£15

  • 22:00

Buskers, Dundee

Fri 22 Aug

£16.20 / 01382 226451

Cambridge Junction

Sat 23 Aug

£18.50 adv / 01223 511511

With Scratch Perverts.

  • 20:00 – 00:00

Fri 7 Nov

J1

£18.50 adv / 01223 511511

  • 20:00

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Amy G: Entershamement

  • 4 stars

G-Force Productions Entershamement is slapstick diva heaven, with ridiculous song-and-dance numbers, rollerskates, a live chicken and genuine human frailty. She gleefully defies shame and categorization. ‘A comic powerhouse with a spectacular voice’ (Australian). ‘Like watching Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis in one…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Topside

£10 (£9) / 08445 458252

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Topside

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Topside

£12 (£11) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 25 Aug

The Continentals

The band performs rock and pop covers.

Alexander's Jazz Theatre, Chester

Fri 22 Aug

£5 / 01244 340005

  • 20:00

Voca People

The International Musical Comedy Hit! Voca People take you on a thrilling and original musical adventure unlike anything you’ve experienced before! With over 50 million YouTube hits to their name and word-wide audiences of over 1 million, Voca People use no musical instruments and produce all sounds live combining…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

The Grand

£14.50 (£13) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Grand

£16 (£14.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

The Grand

£16 (£14.50) / 0131 556 6550

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Doune the Rabbit Hole

A boutique music festival that manages a lovely line-up of music, theatre, comedy and spoken word performances. Acts for 2014 include the Peatbog Faeries, Acid Mother’s Temple, Wave Pictures, Jeffrey Lewis, The One Ensemble, Ela Orleans, The Shiverin' Sheiks, Woodenbox, Adam Stafford, Balkanarama Klub, Laura J Martin…

Cardross Estate, by Port of Menteith

Fri 22 Aug

Times vary / £52–£82

Sat 23 Aug

Times vary / £52–£82

Sun 24 Aug

Times vary / £52–£82

Jack White

Ragged blues from the former White Stripes/Raconteurs/Dead Weather guitarist/singer.

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Mon 17 Nov

£27.50–£32.50 / 0844 248 1585

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Wed 19 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow

Tue 18 Nov

£27.50–£32.50 / 0141 248 3000

Let's Hang On: A Tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Tight falsetto vocals and doo-wop harmonies, featuring all those insanely catchy hits such as 'Can't Take My Eyes Off You' and 'Dec '63 (Oh What A Night)'.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£22.50 / 01256 844244

  • 19:45

The Brindley, Runcorn

Wed 26 Nov

£22 / 0151 907 8360

  • 19:30

Churchill Theatre, Bromley

Sun 2 Nov

£23.50 / 08441 717620

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Pond Floyd

Pink Floyd tribute band.

Bannerman's, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Dec

£7 / 0131 556 3254

  • 20:00

River, Glasgow

Sat 18 Oct

£10

Ages 18+.

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Diana Schad

Singer/pianist performing originals and covers.

Urban Bar & Brasserie, Glasgow

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 0141 248 5636

  • 19:30 – 22:30

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 0141 248 5636

  • 19:30 – 22:30
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Glasgow Americana

Blues, country and folk fest following in the footsteps of the fondly remembered Big Big Country festival.

Various venues: Glasgow

Wed 1 Oct

Times & prices vary / 07960 152333

Thu 2 Oct

Times & prices vary / 07960 152333

Fri 3 Oct

Times & prices vary / 07960 152333

…and 2 more dates until 5 Oct

In The Pink: Ten Years in Harmony

In The Pink In The Pink return for their tenth consecutive year at the Fringe to enthral Edinburgh once again with their funky pop covers and beautiful ballads, in full and stunning harmony. From Ed Sheeran to Whitney Houston, from Oasis to Justin Bieber, their inspiring arrangements and tailored choreography will keep…

theSpace @ Symposium Hall, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Amphitheatre

£9.50 (£7) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Amphitheatre

£9.50 (£7) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Amphitheatre

£9.50 (£7) / 0845 508 8515

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Roy Orbison and Friends

Roy Orbison tribute singer Barry Steele and his five-piece show band singing hits by the Big O, Jerry Lee Lewis and special guest Peter Jackson as Johnny Cash.

Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£17.50 / 0161 928 1677

  • 19:30

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£19 / 01284 758000

  • 19:30 – 21:55

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Sun 12 Oct

£18.50 / 0844 854 2776

  • 19:30

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Tartan Underground

Scottish acoustic talent.

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 0131 220 4298

  • 18:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0131 220 4298

  • 18:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 0131 220 4298

  • 18:00
…and 2 more dates until 26 Sep

Creamfields

One of the biggest dance music festivals in the UK organised by Liverpool's legendary superclub Cream. 2014's line-up features a monumental array of DJs and live acts playing house, trance, Hardcore and dubstep. Playing Sat Avicii, Afrojack, deadmau5, Steve Aoki, Showtek, Armin van Buuren, Steve Angello, Hardwell, Annie…

Various venues: Daresbury, Halton

Sat 23 Aug

prices vary

Sun 24 Aug

prices vary

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Granite City Country Music Festival

Hey y'all – it's a country music festival, so time to dig out your best stetson and flannel shirt and enjoy the music.

Menzies Hotel, Dyce

Fri 22 Aug

Times & prices vary

Sat 23 Aug

Times & prices vary

Sun 24 Aug

Times & prices vary

Song Noir – The Director's Cut

  • 3 stars

Part of Made in Scotland showcase. Following 2013's critically acclaimed Song Noir, Pumajaw continue their unique musical journey into the twilight zone of cult TV and film noir, with spine tingling vocals, evocative, electronic soundscapes and retro-futuristic films. Featuring songs from Twin Peaks, Kill Bill and…

Paisley Arts Centre

Fri 31 Oct

£10 (£6) / 0300 300 1210

  • 19:30

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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…and at 68 other places

Beefheart 'n' Cheeze

  • 4 stars

Orange Claw Hammer and Kings of Cheeze Psychedelic rock meets free jazz meets the blues! The raw power of the music of avant-rock icon Captain Beefheart, as interpreted by sax/guitar/bass/drums outfit Orange Claw Hammer. Plus zany songs in their unique, inimitable style from the Kings of Cheeze - ragga punk and…

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

Henry's Partially Seated

£9 (£7) / 0131 629 4101

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Hip Hop Karaoke

Rap, R&B and hip hop sing-along.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sun 24 Aug

£4 / 0844 847 2514

The Social, London W1W

Thu 21 Aug

£5 / 020 7636 4992

Rap, R&B and hip hop sing-along.

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Thu 28 Aug

£5 / 020 7636 4992

Rap, R&B and hip hop sing-along.

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Jason Porter as Michael Bublé

Michael Bublé tribute.

The Customs House, South Shields

Fri 5 Sep

£16, concs £14 / 01343 843318

  • 19:45

Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Wed 17 Sep

£18.50 (£16.50; £16.50; £16.50; Children £9.25 under 18s) / 01343 843318

  • 19:30

Royal Court Theatre, Bacup

Sun 14 Sep

£10 / 01343 843318

  • 19:30

MacFloyd

Internationally acclaimed tribute combo to Pink Floyd, who recreate (on a slightly smaller scale) the stage effects for which the prog rockers were renowned.

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline

Fri 19 Sep

£15 / 01383 602302

East Kilbride Village Theatre

Thu 28 Aug

£13 (£11) / 01355 248669

  • 20:00 – 22:00

The Liquid Room, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 225 2564

  • 19:00

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The New Jersey Boys

Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons tribute show.

Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Fri 19 Sep

£16 / 01392 270891

  • 20:00

Carnglaze Caverns, Liskeard

Sat 13 Dec

£16 / 01579 320251

  • 20:00

Manor Pavilion, Sidmouth

Fri 21 Nov

£15 / 01395 576798

  • 20:00

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Otway

Basking in the success of his movie, the two-hit wonder returns to Edinburgh. ‘He'll never make a record as good as his live shows but the world is a better place for him. A national treasure' - Q Magazine.

The Jam House, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Main Stage Area

Free / 0131 226 4380

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Main Stage Area

Free / 0131 226 4380

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

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