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UB40

Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now without frontman Ali Campbell.

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Fri 17 Apr 2015

£37.38 / 0871 945 6000

With The Brand New Heavies.

Bournemouth International Centre

Sun 12 Apr 2015

£37.38 / 0844 576 3000

With Radio Riddler.

  • 19:00 UB40 Bournemouth International Centre

Cambridge Corn Exchange

Tue 12 May 2015

£32.50 / 01223 357851

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Glastonbury Festival

The UK's largest music festival returns for its 32nd year and will feature performances from the world's most popular rock, pop, electro, hip hop and R&B acts. There's performances by Pixies, Elbow, Dolly Parton, London Grammar, The Black Keys and Foster The People with Arcade Fire, Metallica and Kasabian taking the…

Worthy Farm, Shepton Mallet

Wed 24 Jun 2015

£220 register at www.glastonburyregistration.co.uk by Oct 1, tickets on sale Oct 5, 9am at glastonbury.seetickets.com, £50 deposit required

Thu 25 Jun 2015

£220 register at www.glastonburyregistration.co.uk by Oct 1, tickets on sale Oct 5, 9am at glastonbury.seetickets.com, £50 deposit required

Fri 26 Jun 2015

£220 register at www.glastonburyregistration.co.uk by Oct 1, tickets on sale Oct 5, 9am at glastonbury.seetickets.com, £50 deposit required

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jun 2015

Glasgow Loves Hogmanay

A programme of family activities for the daytime and early evening of Hogmanay, including traditional music, children’s activities and Scottish food and drink.

George Square, Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed

Thu 31 Dec 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed

Smash & Grab

Weekly mash-up of deep house, electro and rock anthems by DJ Mike Young.

Pilgrim, Edinburgh

Thu 1 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 557 3768

Thu 8 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 557 3768

Thu 15 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 557 3768

…and 13 more dates until 16 Apr 2015

The Jesus & Mary Chain

Psychedelic noise rock from the Scottish band formed by brothers Jim and William Reid in 1983 and still going strong following their 2007 reunion.

Brighton Dome

Mon 23 Feb 2015

£25 / 01273 709709

Cardiff University

Fri 27 Feb 2015

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 029 2078 1458

Cardiff University Student Union

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£25

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Concert in the Gardens: Lily Allen

This year's famed Princes Street Gardens Hogmanay will be headlined by pop superstar Lily Allen. Joined by very special guests Soul II Soul and Bjorn Again.

Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Wed 31 Dec

£37.50–£42.50 / 0844 573 8455

Nicholas Mcdonald

At the tender age of 12, Nicholas made it to the semi-finals of Britain’s Got Talent. 5 years later he came second in the X-Factor and had most of Scotland voting for him over the weeks running up to the final in 2013. His debut album In The Arms of An Angel included a selection of covers plus three original tracks and…

Rothes Halls, Glenrothes

Fri 24 Apr 2015

£15 / 01592 611101

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.

The Anvil, Basingstoke

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£24.50 / 01256 844244

Assembly Hall, Worthing

Sun 28 Dec

£24 / 01903 206206

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Tue 2 Jun 2015

£28–£40

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Bon Scott Fest

Fans from all over the world descend on the sleepy Angus town of Kirriemuir for a celebration of its most rock'n'roll son, AC/DC front man Bon Scott.

Kirriemuir Town Hall

Fri 1 May 2015

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Sat 2 May 2015

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Sun 3 May 2015

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Fabulous Picasso Brothers

The combo play blues, classic rock and country covers.

Bootleggers, Kendal

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 01539 723824

Navi: Michael Jackson Tribute

Tribute act who has actually worked with the King of Pop.

Astor Community Theatre, Deal

Fri 20 Mar 2015

£18 / 01304 370220

Concorde Club, Eastleigh

Sat 10 Jan 2015

£17; £42 incl meal (£12; £37 incl meal) / 023 8061 3989

Loughborough Town Hall

Sat 7 Mar 2015

£18 / 01509 231914

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Beyond the Barricade

A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.

Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£19–£21 (£17–£19) / 01245 606505

Grand Theatre, Blackpool

Wed 25 Mar 2015

£22.50 (£20.50) / 01253 290190

The Hawth, Crawley

Fri 13 Feb 2015

Theatre

£20 (£17.50) / 01293 553636

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Fairport Convention

Veteran folk group whose current line-up features founding member Simon Nicol with Gerry Conway, Chris Leslie, Dave Pegg and Ric Sanders.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Fri 20 Feb 2015

£20 / 01727 844488

The Apex, Bury St Edmunds

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£23 (£21) / 01284 758000

Assembly Hall Theatre, Tunbridge Wells

Wed 25 Feb 2015

£21 / 01892 530613

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King Creosote

Eclectic indie folk musician, plaintive troubadour and founder of the esteemed Fence Records.

Black Box, Belfast

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£12

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Thu 29 Jan 2015

£16 / 020 8688 9291

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£20–£23 / 0141 353 8000

With Tiny Ruins. Part of Celtic Connections.

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The Magic of Motown

Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline

Sat 6 Jun 2015

£24.50 / 01383 740384

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£25.50

Capitol, Horsham

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£24.50 / 01403 750 220

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Aberdeen Rock Choir

The local Aberdeen choir is run by Aberdeenshire based musician Chris Mutch. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart-topping singers, and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they could do - from supporting national…

Bon Accord Golf Club, Aberdeen

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 28 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 27 more dates until 25 Nov 2015

Club Noir's New Year’s Eve Burlesque

Two tartan-tinged burlesque shows at this reliable staple of the Glasgow scene, while DJ Loveless and David Stone play vintage and modern music. Dress up is actively encouraged, but no jeans or trainers.

O2 Academy Glasgow

Wed 31 Dec

£20.50 / 0844 477 2000

2014's celebrations also include Michelle McManus, Russian Cossack dancers, drag artist Ida Barr and a ceilidh band.

Placebo

The angsty Gothic alt.rockers perform track from their latest Loud Like Love.

Belfast Waterfront

Thu 26 Feb 2015

£36.50–£39.50 / 028 9033 4400

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Sun 22 Mar 2015

£29.50 / 01702 351135

Colston Hall, Bristol

Thu 19 Mar 2015

£29.50 / 0117 922 3686

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Bette Midler

The American singer and actress, also known as The Divine Miss M, sets out on her first UK tour in 35 years in support of her latest album It’s The Girls!

Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham

Thu 9 Jul 2015

£50–£100 / 0871 945 6000

First Direct Arena, Leeds

Wed 15 Jul 2015

£50–£100 / 0844 248 1585

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Sat 18 Jul 2015

£64–£123.50 / 0844 856 0202

Sun 19 Jul 2015

£64–£123.50 / 0844 856 0202

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The Neville Staple Band

Ex-Specials member and general ska legend Neville Staple returns to the stage with his band.

The Boileroom, Guildford

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£17 adv / 01483 440022

Colchester Arts Centre

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£16 / 01206 500900

Showaddywaddy

Doo wop nostalgia merchants, big in the 70s, with thinning quiffs these days, tour in celebration of their 40th year together.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£20 / 020 8561 8371

The Brindley, Runcorn

Sat 20 Jun 2015

£18.50 / 0151 907 8360

Cheltenham Town Hall

Sat 28 Feb 2015

£20 / 0844 576 2210

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Spoony's House

DJ Spoony plays house, garage, funk and disco.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Fri 26 Dec

£10 / 0844 847 2514

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£10 / 0844 847 2514

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£10 / 0844 847 2514

…and 4 more dates until 26 Jun 2015

Tuesday Jamnastics with Lewis Gibson

An open but orchestrated jam night hosted by Lewis Gibson of The Mighty Midas Touch.

Nobles Bar, Edinburgh

Tue 30 Dec

Free / 0131 629 7215

Tue 6 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 629 7215

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 629 7215

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