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The Social, London W1W

Thu 31 Jul

£5 / 020 7636 4992

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

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Thu 7 Aug

£5 / 020 7636 4992

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

  • 19:00 – 01:00

Thu 14 Aug

£5 / 020 7636 4992

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

  • 19:00 – 01:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Aug

Iain Hunter Kinrossshire Winter Festival 2014

After his sell-out concert last year, the classy singer returns with a top Orchestra led by Elliot Murray for his first ever show at the Queen’s Hall. His easygoing warmth, showmanship and the always on-the-button pitch, tone, and timing of his voice are perfect for the swinging music of the Great American songbook; the…

Loch Leven Community Campus, Kinross

Sat 15 Nov

£12.50 / 01577 867200

In Deep

Selection informed by Bill Brewster's three and a half decades of writing about dance music. Upcoming guests include Yves, Cheers and Wasabi (11 Jul), Jasper James and Huggy (18 Jul), House of Traps (1 Aug) and Deep Shit (8 Aug).

Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£5 / 0131 225 1757

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Fri 8 Aug

£5 / 0131 225 1757

  • 23:00 – 03:00

Isle of Jura Music Festival

Island festival of Scottish traditional music which encourages local talent with concerts, workshops and sessions, and completes the bill with established acts to give them something to aspire to.

Craighouse, Isle of Jura

Fri 26 Sep

Times vary / 01496 820362

Sat 27 Sep

Times vary / 01496 820362

Sun 28 Sep

Times vary / 01496 820362

Jeffrey Lewis & The Jrams

New York's lo-fi anti-folk hero and satirical cartoonist with current backing band.

The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mon 18 Aug

£10 / 0191 230 4474

  • 20:00

The Deaf Institute, Manchester

Sat 23 Aug

£9 adv / 0161 276 9350

  • 19:00 – 22:30

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

£11.25 / 0131 226 4224

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Joe McElderry

Winner of series six of The X Factor and series two of Popstar to Operastar, the young popster is probably best-known for singles 'The Climb' and 'Ambitions'.

Britannia Pier Theatre, Great Yarmouth

Tue 12 Aug

£17.50 (£16; Children £10) / 01493 842209

  • 19:30

The Camberley Theatre

Sun 10 Aug

£22 / 01276 707600

  • 19:30

City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds

Wed 22 Oct

£25 / 0113 243 0808

  • 19:30

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John Hunt Four O'Clock Afternoon Blues and Swing

21st Century Blues Legends John's fourth Fringe, following three full-house runs. 'Boogie-woogie. John Hunt is a slide-guitar master… DIY explosion.' ★★★★ – Scotsman 'Hunt has mojo, a funky version of Got You Under my Skin.’ ★★★★ – Edinburgh Evening News 'Fantastic gig; it's understated and cool.' ★★★★…

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 2 Aug

Main Floor

£9 (£7) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 3 Aug

Main Floor

£9 (£7) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

Main Floor

£9 (£7) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 8 more dates until 23 Aug

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

Lindsay Todd: The Living Mountain

In a specially designed record shop in the basement of the Church Gallery, Todd spins his own work and that of other artists. Records also available to buy.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sat 2 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0131 560 1581

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 54 more dates until 26 Sep

Bar 1:22, Huddersfield

Sat 23 Aug

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

  • 20:00

Sat 27 Sep

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

  • 20:00

Sat 18 Oct

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

  • 20:00

Sat 15 Nov

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

  • 20:00

Michael Chapman

Blues country rock from the John Peel-championed Michael Chapman.

The Admiral, Glasgow

Tue 9 Sep

£10 / 0141 221 7705

  • 20:00

The Greystones, Sheffield

Fri 3 Oct

£10 / 0114 266 5599

  • 19:30

Nia Ben Aur Yn 40

A performance by the Welsh rock opera.

Theatr Ffwrnes, Llanelli

Thu 7 Aug

£12 (£10) / 0845 226 3510

  • 20:00

North East Summer Sound

A two day live music extravaganza of the best tribute acts. Where can you see Queen, Madness, The Rolling Stones, Elvis, The Killers, Abba, Jessie J and Robbie Williams all headline the same festival? A fully licensed bar will be available as well as a food village, or guests can bring their own food and drink.

English Heritage: Gisborough Priory, Guisborough

Fri 1 Aug

£19.50–£24.50 / 01287 633801

  • 18:00 – 22:30

Sat 2 Aug

£19.50–£24.50 / 01287 633801

  • 18:00 – 22:30

Open Mic

Fancy yourself as the next Kevin Bridges or Paolo Nutini? If you have any talent worth showing off then book yourself onto the Open Mic stage and show us what you can do.

Ideal Spiegeltent, North Berwick

Sat 9 Aug

Free / 07510 69599

Part of Fringe by the Sea.

  • 13:00
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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

Sat 2 Aug

Main Stage Area

Free / 0131 226 4380

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

Sun 3 Aug

Main Stage Area

Free / 0131 226 4380

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

Mon 4 Aug

Main Stage Area

Free / 0131 226 4380

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

…and 13 more dates until 22 Aug

Out of the Blue

Embarking on their 11th run at the Fringe, Out of the Blue will captivate you with their unbeatable mixture of vibrant vocals, outrageously unprofessional choreography and often unintentional comedy. Appearing in the 2011 live finals of Britain’s Got Talent, the 15 floppy-haired Oxford undergraduates were crowned Voice…

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

The Theatre

£5 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

The Theatre

£5 / 0131 651 2120

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

The Theatre

£11 (£9.50) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 22 more dates until 25 Aug

Poetry Meets Art

Poetry and spoken word event raising awareness of the situation in the Congo but also featuring rap, spoken word, poetry quizzes, hip hop and music.

Passing Clouds, London E8

Tue 12 Aug

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 9 Sep

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 14 Oct

£5 before 9pm, £7 after / 07596 940536

  • 19:00 – 23:30
…and 2 more dates until 9 Dec

Potting Shed Open Mike

Open mic session hosted by local singer-songwriter Sam Porter.

The Potting Shed, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0131 662 9788

  • 19:30

Thu 7 Aug

Free / 0131 662 9788

  • 19:30

Thu 14 Aug

Free / 0131 662 9788

  • 19:30
…and 5 more dates until 18 Sep

The Rod Garfield Blues Band

The band plays blues.

Moose Centre, Basingstoke

Fri 1 Aug

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01256 321837/324313

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Tomas Ford Stop Killing People

Tomas Ford, Captain Of Industry In the depths of the south-east Asian jungle, international assassin and award-winning Australian electronic cabaret genius Tomas Ford has a revelation; maybe he needs to stop killing people. But it's never that simple in the spy game. Be seduced into a world of dark alleys, deadly…

The Mash House, Edinburgh

Thu 31 Jul

Just the Snifter Room

£6 / 0131 220 2987

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 1 Aug

Just the Snifter Room

£10 / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 2 Aug

Just the Snifter Room

£10 / 0131 220 2987

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 21 more dates until 24 Aug

Township Voices

The Dloko High School Choir from Umlazi Township The Dloko High School Choir from Umlazi Township, SA explode on stage with gospel, Zulu songs and dance. With Scottish guests they present a 30 strong ensemble which will move you to tears of sadness and joy. The rhythms and voices of South Africa collaborate with local…

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Tue 12 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 14 Aug

The Music Hall

£15 (£12) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Aden Pipe Band Competition

Over 15 pipe bands and 4,000 spectators are expected at this pipe band and highland dancing competition.

Aden Country Park, Mintlaw

Sun 10 Aug

Standard4 / 01771 624485

  • 12:30 – 17:00

Alexander Hawkins And Marcin Masecki

The two pianists collaborate to perform contemporary jazz.

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 14 Nov

Purcell Room At Queen Elizabeth Hall

£10–£15 (£5–£7.50) / 0844 875 0073

  • 22:00
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