Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Talon: The Best of the Eagles

Eagles tribute band Talon once again perform their popular tribute to the beardy country rockers.

10CCLO

“10CCLO are the worlds only tribute to both the legendary 10CC and ELO in one incredible hit packed 2 hour show. Both bands have enjoyed worldwide rock classics for the last four decades, and have remained in the hearts of millions of fans. Remember Dreadlock Holiday, Mr Blue Sky, I'm Mandy Fly Me, Evil Woman, The Things…

Fife Brass Band Festival

Bands around Scotland present their own brassy concert programme.

Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit

Indie-rock by the singer-songwriter from Alabama and member of Drive-By Truckers.

Bell X1

Ass-kicking, monolithic indie rock from Dublin.

Jethro Tull

The English prog-rockers, now in their fifth decade, play tracks from their hit albums.

Chris de Burgh

AOR from the man who unleashed 'The Lady in Red' on the world, playing covers from his latest album.

Gilbert O'Sullivan

The big-haired piano man performs from his catalogue of doe-eyed 70s hits.

Alvin Youngblood Hart

Hard rockin’ electric blues, southern boogie, country blues, with a deep soulful voice and formidable guitar playing.

Field Music

The innovative Sunderland group return with more effortlessly complex indie pop.

Forgetting the Future

Alternative indie band from Thurso, Scotland.

Agnes Obel

Danish singer/pianist with a classical background.

Beth Hart

Bluesy singer from LA who has worked with Joe Bonamassa.

Confidence Man

Genre-bending Australian pop outfit.

Drive-By Truckers

The southern rockers tour their 12th album English Oceans.

Lucinda Williams

Alt.rock, Americana and blues from Lucinda Williams.

Tokio Hotel

German pop rockers, probably best known for their chart topping album Schrei and their rabid fanbase.

Twin Atlantic

Biffy and Dinosaur Jr references from the Glasgow alt.rockers who have honed their sound with radio friendly hit 'Heart and Soul'.

Andy Irvine

A solo performance from this Irish singer and mandolin player who co-founded a succession of acclaimed Irish bands, from Sweeney's Men to Patrick Street.

Margaret Glaspy

Indie-rock singer-songwriter.

The Bluetones

The melodic combo from Hounslow return to discipline their Blue army in the art of chirpy tunesmithery.

Bryde

Fierce and fragile songs from one girl and her electric guitar.

The Dandy Warhols

The band pump out their indie garage schtick in support of their latest release Distortland.

Jeff Dunham: Disorderly Conduct

US ventriloquist and internet phenomenon Dunham brings his latest tour, and his puppets, to the UK. His usual puppets include a woozle named Peanut, a bitter old man named Walter, a dead terrorist named Achmed and Jose Jalapeno, a talking jalapeno pepper on a stick.

Rhys Lewis

Soulful Oxfordshire singer-songwriter.

We Were Promised Jetpacks

Scottish indie rock band from Edinburgh, formed in 2003.

Steve Hackett

The one-time Genesis guitarist revisits his time in the band with new versions of songs he co-wrote from the period 1971–1977.

Abba Reunion

Tribute to the pop megastars.

Cameron Barnes

Glasgow-based singer-songwriter from Fife.

Cash

Johnny Cash tribute.

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Brooklyn indie rockers.

Deep Purple

Old school monsters of rock justly famed for the killer riffola of 'Smoke on the Water'.

Dougie MacLean

Scotland's foremost folk/roots troubadour, renowned for his meaningful, haunting music.

Frazey Ford

One third of Canada's Begood Tanyas performs Americana.

John McCusker

Fiddler and multi-instrumentalist McCusker performs with his band.

Julianna Barwick

American ambient musician who works with loops and vocal samples.

Los Pacaminos

Tex-Mex and Americana music, with none other than Paul Young (yes, that one) on vocals.

Mused

Tribute to the might Muse.

Owen

Aka Chicago-based singer-songwriter Mike Kinsella.

Pete Firman

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Entertainment from the comedian and magician, star of BBC 1's Magicians, bringing together weird tricks and a cocky performance.

Rant

Four of Scotland's finest fiddle players (Bethany Reid, Jenna Reid, Lauren MacColl and Anna Massie) come together for a night of vibrant, evocative folk.

Robin Trower

Legendary rock guitarist who made his name with Procul Harum in the 60s.

Rock for Heroes

Rock tribute show with collections for veterans' charities.

Soft Machine

Named after William Burrough's book The Soft Machine, the group were forerunners in the prog rock and underground movements.

Son Of Dave

Son of Dave is the harmonica-touting Benjamin Darvell, formerly of Crash Test Dummies, who kicks up a raw blues dust storm all on his lonesome.

Stephen Dale Petit

Nu-blues guitarist.

Supreme Queen

Tribute to Freddie Mercury et al.

The World Is a Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid to Die

Alt rock collective from Connecticut with a ridiculously long name.

Blazin' Fiddles

Contemporary fiddle band from the Highlands and Islands who've been called 'the Led Zeppelin of the folk world' and 'the U2 of their genre'.

Bleed From Within

Glasgow extreme metal band.