Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
Posable Action Figures
Electro/blues/pop-rock duo from Edinburgh.
Blistering assault of metal, hardcore and thrash.
RSA Open 2017
Paintings, drawings, sculptures and photography by artists from across Scotland and beyond, chosen by the RSA from an open submission.
London rappers who won a Best Newcomer MOBO in 2015.
An evening with Great British Bake-Off's Flora Shedden.
Quartet formed in 2006 by members of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, composed of Tamas Fejes and Amira Bedrush-McDonald (violins), Mike Lloyd (viola) and Rachael Lee (cello).
Gina Foster & Tessa Niles: The Unsung Singers
The pair performs a selection of pop, soul and jazz covers.
Infamous Scouse band following the release of their Best of Pies album.
Canadian folk and Celtic singer-songwriter.
Classic punk classics, including Sex Pistols, the Clash, the Jam, Skids and much more.
James Lavelle's shapeshifting collaborative indie / electronica project.
Hard rock quintet from High Wycombe.
Multi-arts festival organised by the Hellenic Society at University of Edinburgh featuring a variety of visual and performing arts, including photography, art installations, painting, theatre, short films, live music, dance and mapping projection as well as a selection of workshops.
UK house pioneer, influential in sculpting the country's house sounds.
Evidently rock runs in the veins of the Bonham family: John is, of course, Led Zeppelin's legendary drummer, but mustn't forget his sister Deborah, who made her first blues-rock recording at age 17 (at Robert Plant's house, naturally).
Andy James & Angel Vivaldi
Double bill of guitar shredders.
A Twisted Circus
A musical extravaganza, featuring everything from bouncing Balkan beats to funk, swing and ska plus circus performers, face painting and more.
Psappha was formed in 1991 by Tim Williams, and specialises in works by living composers, or otherwise works from the 20th and 21st centuries.
Metalcore with a hint of Eurotrance from this York quintet.
Guy Davis & Fabrizio Poggi
An homage to the music of Brownie McGhee and Sonny Terry.
A live performance from the alto-saxophonist.
Polaris Prize- nominated experimental and improv saxophonist.
Southampton based DJ and percussionist that specialises in roots reggae, dub and traditional Jamaican ska music.
Folk, ballads and airs from guitarist/singer McLennan.
American country singer and member of Pistol Annies.
The Balkan Wanderers
Balkan-inspired gypsy-punk-ska band.
The Bay Rays
Indie rock trio from Kent.
London-born musician and producer, best known as one half of the duo Everything But The Girl. Current collaborator and acclaimed guitarist Bernard Butler (Suede) will be joining Watt on his November solo tour of the UK.
Boat To Row
Alt.folk, Americana and Indie sounds.
Brother & Bones
The London based band blast the classic combination of rock and indie.
Up-and-coming alt.country siren from Nashville, with indie appeal.
Warm bubbly disco from one of the members of Jonquil.
British Mad Max -styled industrial metal quintet.
Blues-rock sounds from George Taylor.
Self-penned indie-rock is performed by this London-based quartet.
Indie, folk-rock and punk band.
The singer-songwriter plays alt pop and folk.
Little Brother Eli
The four-piece perform gritty, bluesy rock.
Psyche-rock vehicle for the prodigious Nile Marr (son of Johnny).
Alt.pop sounds from singer-songwriter Jones.
Unapologetically rooted in the 60s but infused with a boundless youthful energy, The Mentulls are a melodic rock blues band with influences of 70s progressive rock, blues, classical, folk and pop.
Acoustic singer-songwriter from Preston.
Moreland & Arbuckle
Wichita duo playing rootsy blues-rock with a variety of influences.
Powerful melodic rock and metal.
Electronica performer from The Netherlands.
Nish Kumar: Long Word … Long Word … Blah Blah Blah … I'm so Clever
Quirky observations and intelligent storytelling from Kumar, who is kinda smart.
The Ordinary Boys
Indie rockers, famous for laddish hit 'Boys Will Be Boys', jump on the reform bandwagon.
Indie-ish post-rock from the BBC 6 Music-lauded Story Books.
Glam metal band from Cardiff who have been around on and off since the mid-80s.