Music, Swing, Festival

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Flashback Festival

Two day music event for 80s enthusiasts with performances from UB40, Heather Small and Jason Donovan on the Saturday and Jools Holland and the Rhythm & Blues Orchestra with their special guests Melanie C and Marc Almond on the Sunday. After the music there is a live screening of the England v Italy World Cup game.

National Trust: Nostell Priory, Wakefield

Sat 14 Jun

£37.95; under 5s are free but require a ticket (Children £22) / 01924 863892

  • 16:00 – 23:00

Sun 15 Jun

£37.95; under 5s are free but require a ticket (Children £22) / 01924 863892

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Lagavulin Islay Jazz Festival

A high quality artistic programme that brings Scottish and international musicians together in the unique location of Islay. The festival features a taste of Islay, so watch out for hand-dived scallops, crabs, chocolates, homebaking and of course, Lagavulin.

Various Venues, Isle Of Islay

Fri 12 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0845 111 0302

Sat 13 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0845 111 0302

Sun 14 Sep

Times & prices vary / 0845 111 0302

Southern Fried Festival

Scotland’s festival of American roots music covers all the American Roots music bases, including blues, country, cajun, gospel, swing and soul. Fill up on workshops, free gigs, local bands and their legendary soul food. Headliners in 2014 include Buffy Sainte-Marie, Steve Earle and Rosanne Cash.

Perth Concert Hall

Fri 25 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01738 621031

Sat 26 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01738 621031

Sun 27 Jul

Times & prices vary / 01738 621031

FyneFest

Beer is the star at Fyne Ales brewery with over 100 different beers from the UK’s best breweries available over the weekend, accompanied by an equally tempting music programme and food from a range of local producers (local as in venison burgers from the estate and fresh oysters collected from the loch).

Fyne Ales, Cairndow

Fri 13 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £15–£25 until April 30; after £20–£30 (under 16s free) / 01499 600120

Sat 14 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £15–£25 until April 30; after £20–£30 (under 16s free) / 01499 600120

Sun 15 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £15–£25 until April 30; after £20–£30 (under 16s free) / 01499 600120

Skye Swing Jazz Festival

Nostalgic jazz festival focuses on swing, big band, jitterbug and jive showcasing new and established stars in the Scottish jazz world. This years festival has a 1920's theme.

SEALL at Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Isle Of Skye

Thu 30 Oct

Times & prices vary / 01471 844207

Fri 31 Oct

Times & prices vary / 01471 844207

Sat 1 Nov

Times & prices vary / 01471 844207

Sun 2 Nov

Times & prices vary / 01471 844207