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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Sat 8 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Mon 10 Aug

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug

African Drumming

Using music, rhythms and fun as our trademark, performers will guide each member of a team to participate to their full musical potential, inspiring and motivating the group to work together and to ultimately achieve a common goal. Having performed over 4000 interactive performances both locally and internationally, Drum…

The Old Courtroom, Brighton

Thu 14 May

£10 (£9) / 01273 290900

Fri 15 May

£10 (£9) / 01273 290900

Sat 16 May

£10 (£9) / 01273 290900

Sun 17 May

£10 (£9) / 01273 290900

Banda Luxuria

Brazilian singer-songwriter.

Electric Brixton, London SW2

Fri 12 Jun

£28.75 / 020 7274 2290

Bhundu Boy Rise Kagona

Rise Kagona and the Jit Jive Band Rise Kagona is a guitar hero to many on two continents! In Zimbabwe, Rise transferred traditional jiti rhythms to guitar, and his band The Bhundu Boys toured the world extensively. Tragedy befell The Bhundu Boys, but Rise and his music continue. Today his new jit jive band is unique in…

The Jazz Bar, Edinburgh

Wed 12 Aug

Partially Seated

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 16 Aug

Partially Seated

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 19 Aug

Partially Seated

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 23 Aug

Partially Seated

£10 (£8) / 0131 220 4298

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Bonsoir Monsieur Nightfall

Helene (previously known as the artist Patti Plinko) Fringe favourite previously known as Patti Plinko. Helene is greatly loved and famed for her stage performances, smoldering raw vocals and devilish personality. Her music has been described as a modern eclectic mix of jazz, chanson and swing junk guitar. Her voice…

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Aug

Downstairs

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 6 Aug

Downstairs

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

Downstairs

£6 / 0131 623 3030

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Calle Ocho Presents Viva La Musica Featuring Orquesta Leodis

The north of England's premier live Latin music monthly session returns with another great salsa band at Belgrave Music Hall Leeds. This time it's local salsa/mambo band Orquesta Leodis, who take their name from the old Roman Latin name for Leeds.

Belgrave Music Hall, Leeds

Sat 30 May

£10 / 0113 224 2066

Jumbo Gumbo

Authentic Cajun and Zydeco music straight from the bayous of North Kent.

Freemasons Arms, Snodland

Sun 3 May

Free / 01634 240211

  • 21:00 – 23:00 Jumbo Gumbo Freemasons Arms, Snodland

Jumoke Fashola In Concert 'Dirty Little Secrets' 10.30pm, Saturday 9th May 2015, The Crazy Coqs, London

Broadcaster & vocalist Jumoke Fashola has a dirty little secret: she loves singing risque blues songs. Join us at her 'Dirty Little Secrets' concert, as she explores raunchy and lecherous blues with her trio and a special surprise guest.

Brasserie Zedel, London W1F

Sat 9 May

Los Charlys Orchestra

Residency from the London-based ensemble led by Venezuelan producers Juan Laya and Jorge Montiel, combining Latin, disco and boogie.

The Hideaway, London SW16

Fri 22 May

£15 / 020 8835 7070

Moishe's Bagel

Jazz inflected klezmer and Balkan dance music.

Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow

Fri 12 Jun

£10–£12 / 0141 357 4000

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Orphy Robinson/Black Top

Bath International Music Festival welcomes the duo of multi-instrumentalist Orphy Robinson and pianist Pat Thomas, musicians dedicated to exploring the combination of live instruments and lo-fi technology.

Masonic Hall, Bath

Sun 24 May

£16 / 01225 463362

Project Jam Sandwich

World music taking in Bulgaria, South Africa and Scotland.

Riverside Barn, Preston

Sat 27 Jun

£5.50–£11

Ruby Zajac

'Her voice has a sultry, husky undertone, and her lyrics are filled with witty metaphors which make her songs both playful yet touching at the same time' (CamCreatives.co.uk). Raised in Scotland's vibrant folk milieu, Ruby Zajac is an emerging songwriter with thoughtful, memorable songs. Accompanying herself on guitar…

Acoustic Music Centre @ St Brides, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Aug

Back Room

£7 (£5) / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Seun Kuti And Egypt 80

Seun Kuti, the youngest son of Afrobeat founder Fela Kuti, brings his father's 16-piece funk fuelled orchestra, Egypt 80 and the spirit and beats of Africa.

Ronnie Scott's, London W1D

Sat 9 May

£30–£55 / 020 7439 0747

Fri 12 Jun

£30–£55 / 020 7439 0747

Sat 13 Jun

£30–£55 / 020 7439 0747

Songhoy Blues

The group from Mali, led by guitarist Garba Toure, performs its desert blues material.

Chapelfield Gardens, Norwich

Fri 15 May

£14

South African Voices

Vocal four-piece.

The Old Courtroom, Brighton

Thu 7 May

£15 (£10) / 01273 290900

Fri 8 May

£15 (£10) / 01273 290900

Sat 9 May

£15 (£10) / 01273 290900

Sun 10 May

£15 (£10) / 01273 290900

TUSK

A monthly pre-club night featuring an eclectic range of music, custom made decor and visuals.

The Safari Lounge, Edinburgh

Sat 2 May

Free / 0131 661 4741

  • 21:00 – 01:00 TUSK The Safari Lounge, Edinburgh