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Electric Frog & Pressure Riverside Festival
The Electric Frog crew and Pressure once again join forces to present their outdoor music festival. This year's line-up features Ricardo Villalobos, Sven Väth, Siriusmodeselektor (live), Len Faki, Julio Bashmore, Karenn (live), Robert Hood: Floorplan, Prosumer, Carl Craig, Nina Kraviz, Ben UFO, Joy Orbison, Midland…
Fri 29 May
C2C: Country To Country
Country music extravaganza.
Sat 7 Mar
Scotland's longest running dance festival brings together thousands of clubbers with superstar DJs. 2015's line-up includes Showtek, Steve Aoki, Headhunterz, Dannic, Will Sparks, Aly & Fila, Aandrew Rayel, Pure NRG (live), George Bowie, Kutski, Tidy Boys, Scott Project, Zac Waters, Matt Watkins and many more blasting…
The Beatroot and Lace Bazaar
A vintage fair with highly creative flair, with artists and musicians, vintage sellers, artisan makers and more.
Sat 14 Mar
Free / 07787 404268
- 11:00 – 17:30 The Beatroot and Lace Bazaar Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow
A celebration of the oft-overlooked instrument.
Tartan Gig 2015
Concert organised by Girlguiding Scotland for its members aged ten and over. Previous performers have included Little Mix, Conor Maynard, Amy Macdonald, Pixie Lott, Scouting for Girls, Cher Lloyd and The Wanted.
Allan Stewart's Big Big Variety Show
Allan Stewart presents his big variety show featuring Grant Stott, Andy Gray, Paul Zerdin and more.
RSNO: The Music of John Williams
Some classical fans may flare their nostrils at the idea of a concert devoted to the music of the guy who wrote the score for E.T., but from the brutal simplicity of the two-note 'shark theme' in Jaws to the sinister music-box tinkle of 'Hedwig's Theme', the unifying musical motif in the Harry Potter films, Williams…
Sat 14 Mar
£15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 0141 353 8000
- 15:00 RSNO: The Music of John Williams Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now with a reduced line-up
Prosseda and the Pedal Piano
Opening Concert of the RCS Piano Festival Previous attendees of the RCS Piano Festival will know that we have a fondness for filling the stage with pianos and lots of them. Today’s concert will have just two pianos on stage, but only one player! In the late 1800’s there was a fashion for the Pedal Piano – two grand…
Fri 6 Mar
£11 (£8.50) / 0141 332 5057
- 13:00 Prosseda and the Pedal Piano Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow
Recital for Wrigglers
Classical concerts for kids with Louise Bevan and Clea Friend.
Fri 6 Mar
£5 adult with child; £2.50 each additional child / 0131 336 2036
- 11:00 – 12:00 Recital for Wrigglers Cramond Kirk, Edinburgh
NAAFC Annual Accordion & Fiddle Festival
All-day accordion and fiddle competitions, prize-winners concert and a closing dance, if your feet weren't already a-tapping.
Sat 7 Mar
- 09:00 – 23:00 NAAFC Annual Accordion & Fiddle Festival Macdonald Inchyra Grange Hotel, Falkirk
Pop Factor: The Concert
A musical show aimed at families, in which an ensemble cast of sing and dance their way through the charts.
Thu 28 May
Prices to be confirmed / 01722 434434
- 14:30 Pop Factor: The Concert City Hall, Salisbury
Tue 26 May
Prices to be confirmed / 01372 742555
- 14:30 Pop Factor: The Concert Epsom Playhouse
Sun 12 Apr
Prices to be confirmed / 020 8553 4466
- 15:00 Pop Factor: The Concert Kenneth More Theatre, Ilford
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X Music Festival
A two day music festival of UK artists with over 10,000 people expected to attend the events debut year in Edinburgh. Line-up features Clean Bandit, Andy C, Sigma, DJ EZ, Skepta, Ja Rule, My Nu Leng and Jaguar Skills.
Croydon/Sanderstead Rock Choir
Your friendly local Croydon/Sanderstead choir is run by choir leader Rebecca Clegg. We are the local community choir with the national reputation - join the South Croydon Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as 'Fantastic'. Whilst retaining our community spirit, we come together en…
Thu 12 Mar
Thu 19 Mar
Thu 26 Mar
Farinelli And The King
- Written by: Claire van Kampen
Claire van Kampen's play, featuring a selection of arias first sung by Farinelli, is set in 18th-century Spain. Philip V of Spain is racked with depression and suffering from insomnia, so the Queen, desperate to help relieve her husband of his suffering, begs the famous castrato Farinelli, to sing to the King.
Sun 8 Mar
Sam Wanamaker Playhouse
£25–£45 phone for availability; £10 Standing, phone for availability; £60 Premium Tickets, phone for availability / 020 7401 9919
- 14:30 Farinelli And The King Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, London
Club night Stereofunk bring you a full day of DJs and live music. 2015's line-up includes Steerner, Little Eye, Christina Novelli, 2 Faced Funks, George Bowie, Huxley, The Complete Stone Roses, Timmy Trumpet, Concrete Angel, Kings of Lyon, We Came From Wolves, Sunshine Social, Happy Mondaze and more.
Sun 3 May
£25 early bird (VIP £40; Super VIP £55) / 01698 402060
- 12:00 – 22:30 Stereofunk Festival Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell
T in the Park
From relatively humble beginnings, T in the Park has become the acknowledged behemoth of the Scottish festival scene and one of the UK's largest events. In 2015 the festival moves from its longstanding Balado location to the exciting new grounds of Strathallan Castle in Perthshire. Friday night is headlined by…
Sat 7 Mar
Sun 8 Mar
Mon 9 Mar
Camberley Rock Choir
The Camberley Rock Choir is led by local musician Sarah Manton. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and that's the beauty of joining our choir. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way not just in our own…
Glasgow St Patrick’s Day Festival
Live music, Irish ceili dancing, activities for kids and more at Merchant Square's St Paddy's celebrations.
Sat 14 Mar
Free / 0141 552 3038
Part of Glasgow St Patrick’s Festival.
- 12:00 – 17:30 Glasgow St Patrick’s Day Festival Merchant Square, Glasgow
Live interactive music classes, for ages 0–3 and their parents/careers, with lots of instruments and no pre-recorded music. Participants have described it as 'indie for babies'. There's no extra cost for twins or other siblings. A block booking of six classes includes a copy of Happy Ears debut album featuring original…
Fri 6 Mar
Fri 13 Mar
Fri 20 Mar
The West of England Theatre Organ Society presents an organ concert by Nigel Ogden on the only Compton theatre pipe organ in an Odeon cinema outside of London.
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…
Wed 11 Mar
Wed 18 Mar
Wed 25 Mar
The Addams Family
Hamilton District Youth Theatre present the magnificently macabre new musical comedy, The Addams Family.
Sat 2 May
£10 (£9) / 01698 452299
- 14:30 – 16:30 The Addams Family The Town House, Hamilton