Music, Country within 5 miles of Glasgow

25 events within 5 miles

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Ags Connolly

Trad country singer who describes his genre as 'Ameripolitan' and whose influences range from Johnny Cash to Loudon Wainwright III.

The Admiral, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Tue 14 Apr

£8.60–£10.11 / 0141 221 7705

Albert Lee & Hogan's Heroes

Guitarist Albert Lee is joined by Gerry Hogan (guitar), Pete Wingfield (piano), Brian Hodgson (bass) and Peter Baron (drums) for an evening of rockabilly/country rock.

Grand Ole Opry, Glasgow (1.4 miles)

Thu 14 May

£23 in advance; £25 on the door / 0141 429 5396

With Brian Hughes.

  • 19:00 – 23:00

£23 in advance; £25 on the door / 0141 429 5396

Annabelle Chvostek

Solo tour from Chvostek, who was formerly one third of Canadian singing trio The Wailin' Jennys.

The Admiral, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Tue 19 May

£11.47–£13.50 / 0141 221 7705

Blueflint

Lady banjo players extraordinaire tour their bluegrass ballads.

The Admiral, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Tue 7 Apr

£10 / 0141 221 7705

  • 19:30 – 22:30

Bluegrass/Americana Jam Session

Bassist John Allan and mandolinist Wilf James host a monthly bluegrass jam session. All levels welcome, from beginner to advanced pickers. Acoustic instruments only please.

Bar Gumbo, Glasgow (2.1 miles)

Mon 30 Mar

Free / 0141 334 7132

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Mon 27 Apr

Free / 0141 334 7132

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Mon 25 May

Free / 0141 334 7132

  • 20:00 – 23:00
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C2C: Country To Country

Country music extravaganza.

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Thu 5 Mar

Clyde Auditorium

£45–£75 / 0141 248 3000

Charley Pride

The veteran easy listening country singer revisits his career.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall (0.3 miles)

Wed 6 May

£40 / 0141 353 8000

Chris Young

American country singer you rose to fame after winning Nashville Star in 2006.

O2 ABC, Glasgow (0.7 miles)

Wed 16 Sep

£15 / 0141 332 2232

Dave Arcari

Alt.blues guitarist Arcari performs from his back catalogue.

King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, Glasgow (0.7 miles)

Sat 25 Apr

£9 / 0141 221 5279

The Dolly Parton Story

A tribute show to the woman who pulled the biggest headline crowd at Glastonbury 2014. Andrea Pattison and The Partoners perform Dolly's most celebrated material from early country classics such as 'Coat of Many Colours' to popular hits like 'Islands in the Stream', 'Jolene' and 'I Will Always Love You'.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 28 Mar

£15.50–£17.50 / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30
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Eef Barzelay

Alt.country songs from Clem Snide frontman Barzelay.

Stereo, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Fri 8 May

£10 / 0141 222 2254

Backed by Aberfeldy's Star Wheel Press.

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Glasgow Americana

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

Various venues: Glasgow (0.3 miles)

Wed 7 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed / 07960 152333

Thu 8 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed / 07960 152333

Fri 9 Oct

Times & prices to be confirmed / 07960 152333

…and 2 more dates until 11 Oct

The Handsome Family

Mordant wit from the Addams family of country rock. Rennie writes the lyrics about killing small mammals and husband Brett delivers them in his dry baritone.

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Wed 11 Mar

£15.30–£18 / 0141 559 5902

The Hellfire Club

Live music from Glasgow's alt.country band with their new album Songs for Fallen Stars.

Stereo, Glasgow (0.5 miles)

Sat 14 Mar

£8 / 0141 222 2254

Album launch with special guests The Dirt and Les Johnson and Me.

Jace Everett

Nashville-based country singer responsible for the swampy theme tune to True Blood.

Òran Mór, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Sun 28 Jun

£12.55–£14.62 / 0141 357 6200

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John Hinshelwood Band

Star of the Scottish roots, country and folk music scene plays originals and covers.

The Admiral, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Tue 24 Mar

£8 / 0141 221 7705

  • 19:30

The Johnny Cash Roadshow

Cash tribute from singer/songwriter Clive John.

King's Theatre, Glasgow (0.9 miles)

Wed 30 Sep

£20–£35 / 0844 871 7648

The Johnny Cash Story

Roger Dean sings classics by the Man in Black and tells the story of his life, accompanied by his band The Lazy Boys.

Pavilion Theatre, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Fri 11 Sep

£17 (£15) / 0141 332 1846

  • 19:30

Lynyrd Skynyrd

American country rock from the band that brought us 'Sweet Home Alabama'.

SECC, Glasgow (1.6 miles)

Tue 21 Apr

Clyde Auditorium

£38.50–£43.50 / 0141 248 3000

The Shires

New country duo comprising of Ben Earle and Crissie Rhodes.

Òran Mór, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Fri 10 Apr

£12 / 0141 357 6200

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Sinderins

Folky indie and country blues from this Dundee band previously known as Anderson, McGinty, Webster, Ward and Fisher.

Drygate Brewery, Glasgow (0.4 miles)

Sat 28 Mar

£12 / 0141 212 8810

With Harry & The Hendersons and Charly Houston.

The Stray Birds

Laid back Americana from the Pennsylvania trio.

St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow (0.6 miles)

Tue 25 Aug

£13.38–£15.75 / 0141 559 5902

Striking Matches

The Nashville-based duo of Sarah Zimmermann and Justin Davis whose songs have been featured in the television drama of the same name, perform.

Òran Mór, Glasgow (2.0 miles)

Mon 11 May

£12.50 / 0141 357 6200

Taylor Swift

The country starlet takes her incredibly catchy songs of love and loss on her 1989 tour in support of album of the same name.

The SSE Hydro, Glasgow (1.7 miles)

Mon 22 Jun

£61.60–£75.59 / 0141 248 3000

Ward Thomas

Country pop from Hampshire twins Catherine and Lizzy.

Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow (2.5 miles)

Wed 18 Mar

£13 / 0141 357 4000

  • 19:00