King Tut's Wah Wah Hut

King Tut's Wah Wah Hut
272a St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5RL
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Many a famous foot has walked the hallowed halls of King Tut's – from Franz Ferdinand to Coldplay to the Breeders – with the names of the most notable of these literally inscribed into its architecture. Hosting local up-and-comers, hotly tipped indie acts and established international bands most nights of the week, it continues its nearly 25-year run as Glasgow's small rock venue of note.

Please note this listing is for the gig venue. To find out more about the bar/restaurant, read our Eating & Drinking Guide review of King Tut's.

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All Them Witches

The psychedelic rock outfit from Nashville, with a tendency to improvise.

Tue 3 Oct

The Amazons

Hard-edged rock from Reading.

Fri 7 Apr

£9.35 / 0141 221 5279

Andrew McMahon

Frontman of emo pop band Something Corporate in solo guise.

Thu 25 May

£16.50 / 0141 221 5279


The alternative duo - also known as Lancashire born pals Ben Fletcher and Tom Higham - originally met through rival bands. However, their mutual love of electro-pop convinced them to work together and they have subsequently released five EPs. Catch them as they cast a spell with their dreamy dream-pop songs.

Thu 28 Sep

£9 / 0141 221 5279

Barry Adamson

Pop and rock musician and composer from Manchester who has worked with Magazine and Nick Cave.

Mon 24 Apr

Brent Cobb

The acclaimed singer-songwriter plays an alternative brand of country music and southern rock.

Sun 28 May

Cameron Avery

Alt-folk and blues by the multi-instrumentalist, known as the bassist in Australian band Tame Impala.

Tue 11 Apr

Carl Barât & The Jackals

The former Libertine and member of Dirty Pretty Things heads out with his newest band The Jackals.

Fri 26 May

Cattle & Cane

Folky indie pop from Teeside.

Wed 3 May


Standing for Camp Kill Yourself, this metal trio provided the soundtrack to a bunch of skateboarding films and helped kick off the Jackass phenomenon (unsurprising as they feature Bam's brother Jess Margera in the lineup).

Mon 15 May

£15 / 0141 332 1120

Clean Cut Kid

Disjointed. funk-tinged indiepop.

Fri 28 Apr

Mon 29 May

Declan McKenna

Pop singer-songwriter from Hertfordshire.

Sun 21 May

Jake Isaac

The London-based singer-songwriter performs alt-rock with tints of soul.

Sat 22 Apr

£11 / 0141 221 5279

Fri 15 Sep

£11 / 0141 221 5279

Jamie Lenman

Former frontman with Brit alt.rockers Reuben.

Sat 6 May

Joe Purdy

Folk singer-songwriter from Arkansas.

Sat 3 Jun

£7.50 / 0141 221 5279

Jorja Smith

The 19 year old vocalist from Walsall is making major waves in her burgeoning career, with debut single Blue Lights having been picked up by Drake on his radio show and leading to further support from the likes of Dizzee Rascal, Stormzy, Elf Kid and Skrillex.

Thu 6 Apr

£11.55 / 0141 221 5279

King No One

Indie-rock four-piece hailing from York.

Sat 1 Apr

Kyla La Grange

Self-penned electropop by this singer-songwriter who hails from Watford.

Tue 13 Jun


Anthemic electropop three-piece. With support from Storms.

Sun 2 Apr

£7 / 0141 221 5279

Louis Berry

The singer-songwriter from Liverpool performs his self-penned rock'n'roll compositions.

Fri 31 Mar

Madina Lake

Reformed Chicago rock quartet fronted by twin brothers Nathan and Matthew Leone who kick-started their band with money they won appearing on The Fear Factor, the crazy cats.

Wed 31 May

Marika Hackman

Brighton singer-songwriter in the nu-folk vein.

Tue 30 May

Mo Kenney

Folksy blues from the Canadian singer-songwriter.

Thu 1 Jun

£8 / 0141 221 5279

My Baby

Indie funk from the Amsterdam-based group.

Tue 4 Apr

£11 / 0141 221 5279


Pop-rock quintet from the New Forest.

Tue 23 May

£8.50 / 0141 221 5279

Patent Pending

Punk pop quintet from Long Island.

Tue 18 Apr

Paul Draper

Alt.rock / indie singer-songwriter and former frontman of Mansun.

Sat 16 Sep

£17.60 / 0141 221 5279

Plastic Mermaids

Indie-rock numbers from the Isle Of Wight-based quintet.

Tue 2 May

Pulled Apart By Horses

Alternative rockers who've supported Biffy Clyro, Foals and Muse.

Wed 5 Apr

The Rifles

Leeds indie rockers with mod leanings.

Wed 17 May

£16 / 0141 221 5279

Rose Elinor Dougall

Indie pop from London.

Sat 8 Apr


Acoustic duo.

Fri 5 May

£10 / 0141 221 5279


Shortstraw play music from their latest album, Youthless as well as some of their other hits.

Mon 1 May

The Skints

Reggae and dub four-piece.

Sun 30 Apr

£16 / 0141 221 5279

Spear of Destiny

Kirk Brandon's mob head out on their 30th anniversary tour, despite only having one minor hit. Muscles bulge, veins pop, fists are clenched, rabbles are roused.

Wed 26 Apr

The Sundowners

Psychedelic rock'n'rollers from Liverpool.

Sun 7 May

Tom McRae

The singer-songwriter from Essex and his backing band performs alternative folk.

Tue 5 Sep

£18 / 0141 221 5279

Tom Robinson

The veteran singer-songwriter, bassist and activist performs from Only The Now, his first album in 20 years.

Sun 29 Oct

Tom Walker

Scottish singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.

Tue 16 May

Tue 16 May

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 221 5279

With Plus Support.


Old school metal, fronted by the Doncaster-born ex-motorcycle racer, James Toseland.

Mon 10 Apr

£10 / 0141 221 5279

Vigo Thieves

With their blend of alternative rock giving a nod to the likes of the Killers, U2 and Simple Mind, this five-piece band from Glasgow have been busy making their mark with sing-a-long choruses and soaring Scottish rock.

Sat 23 Dec

Reviews & features

King Tut's

1 Oct 2008

Fiona McKinlay recaps on why the Wah Wah Hut is consistently voted one of the very best venues in the UK. Whether it’s Razorlight, My Chemical Romance or Manic Street Preachers, practically every band that’s become something in the past eighteen years…

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