Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
An inclusive ensemble devoted to including musicians with learning disabilities in the process of creating and exploring contemporary music.
Canadian hard rock road warriors.
Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival
Brightly dressed scarecrows pop up across the village of Kettlewell. The theme for 2017 is Rock and Pop Stars and Historical Eras.
Sounds of Soul
Soul, house, real disco, funk and boogie selections.
Jazz, blues and funk from this piano trio.
Andy Dickens & Al Nicholls: Echoes Of Harlem
Andy Dickens & Al Nicholls bring you an evening evoking the warmth and exuberance of Mardi Gras New Orleans.
The Brubeck Project
Neil Maya's quartet, featuring pianist Matt Carter, paying tribute to jazz great Dave Brubeck.
A rock twist on karaoke with a live band to accompany your rockstar fantasies.
A carefully picked line up playing the best in soulful, deep and uplifting house.
Greg Foat Group
Keyboardist Foat and his band, mixing up different genres and featuring guitarist Warren Hampshire.
The Ultimate Plunge
Get the adrenaline pumping and try a bungee jump.
Fat Controller Comedy
Six handpicked comedians each time.
The British singer-songwriter performs contemporary folk.
Energetic, raw rock'n'roll duo from Glasgow.
Subsonic experimentation from Kev Wilkinson (Muza Muza).
Loch Lomond Food and Drink Festival
Enjoy a weekend of fine food and drink at one of the most celebrated food festivals in the UK.
Absent Kelly's Rock'n'Roll Club
Guests and residents supply rock and indie.
Lizzie & The Banshees
Siouxsie & the Banshees tribute band.
Folk music from Scottish/Irish duo Paul Philips and John Morgan.
Electronic duo featuring Ayse Hassan and Kendra Frost. blending pop with organic noise.
Canadian country-rock four-piece outfitted with acoustic guitars.
Dedicated to house in its many forms, from vocal to progressive via disco, electro and Chicago grooves.
Soulful, bluesy country rock from Edinburgh's Monticule.
High energy hard rock from Edinburgh.
Rachel Alice Johnson
Rachel Alice Johnson is a Scottish/New Zealand student and a singer-songwriter touting ethereal pop rock, inspired by Lana del Rey and the Black Keys.
The Kitchen Stools
Gentle indie rock in a similar vein to Travis or Texas.
Ma Kelly's Boys
The band performs Status Quo covers.
Give Me Your Skin
A theatre piece from Tom and Oonagh exploring gender, feminism and toxic masculinity.
Lucy Porter: Consequences
An new show of heart-felt personal revelations and incisive cultural observations from Lucy Porter.
Canadian comedian, actor, writer and producer who came to prominence due to his The Tom Green Show in the 90s, and who has starred in Road Trip, Freddy Got Fingered and Shred.
Singer-songwriter Dani Sylvia.
Kandela Mi Son
Latin sounds from top Cuban musicians led by veteran Cuban composer and singer Piki Bosch.
Soul, jazz and blues from the laid-back collective.
Big Bad Funk Club
Del Bromham's hard rock trio.
The Secret Goldfish
Catchy indie/punk/pop from members of Fizzbombs and The Mackenzies.
Band formed of local doctors who often play for charity.
The All Star Stand Up Tour
Featuring Jarred Christmas, Gary Delaney, Sean Hughes and Pete Firman.
Billy Elliot: The Musical
- Directed by: Stephen Daldry
- Written by: Lee Hall (book), Elton John (music & lyrics)
Adaptation of the film about a miner's son, who dreams of becoming a ballet dancer.
Guns N' Roses
Axl and his band of hired hands play bombastic metal classics of the calibre of 'Welcome to the Jungle', 'November Rain' and 'Paradise City'.
The Culross Festival has been bringing top UK and Scottish acts to the picturesque setting of Culross for over 20 years. The open-air lawn of Abbey House and the presence of catering facilities lend themselves to a late summer picnic, and the 2017 lineup features, theatre and comedy as well as live music.
LeithLate is a multi-arts festival that takes place across multiple venues in Leith, showcasing the very best in emerging artists, musicians, poets and filmmakers.
Power pop that comes from the heart, from Paris' French Boutik.
Bonnie Prince Billy
Folk-rock from Louisville-based singer-songwriter William Oldham.
Star of Glee, Broadway musical Wicked and Disney's Frozen Idina Menzel performs a programme of musical theatre and pop music (including the ubiquitous 'Let It Go').
Legendary German electronic group who pioneered the genre back in the 70s, are notoriously elusive, and who are renowned as the godfathers of electronic music. A mix of music and performance art, the group perform their 3D concerts in the UK before heading over to Europe.
Dynamic, contemporary jazz trio featuring Johnny Tomlinson on piano, Kristoffer Wright on drums and Paul Baxter on bass.
Celtic and Pictish Festival
A family festival celebrating Celtic and Pictish life in and around Argyll. There are events for everyone – from art projects to food, music and living history.
Saturday Art Club
An art club inspired by artist Tony Orrico. Explore lots of different colourful drawing and painting skills to create art of different sizes including big art using your body. You can also make your very own sketchbooks just in time for some drawing adventures over the summer holidays. Ages 5–11.