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 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.
Ass-kicking, monolithic indie rock from Dublin.
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.
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.
The innovative Sunderland group return with more effortlessly complex indie pop.
Forgetting the Future
Alternative indie band from Thurso, Scotland.
Danish singer/pianist with a classical background.
Bluesy singer from LA who has worked with Joe Bonamassa.
Genre-bending Australian pop outfit.
The southern rockers tour their 12th album English Oceans.
Alt.rock, Americana and blues from Lucinda Williams.
German pop rockers, probably best known for their chart topping album Schrei and their rabid fanbase.
Biffy and Dinosaur Jr references from the Glasgow alt.rockers who have honed their sound with radio friendly hit 'Heart and Soul'.
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.
The melodic combo from Hounslow return to discipline their Blue army in the art of chirpy tunesmithery.
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.
Soulful Oxfordshire singer-songwriter.
We Were Promised Jetpacks
Scottish indie rock band from Edinburgh, formed in 2003.
The one-time Genesis guitarist revisits his time in the band with new versions of songs he co-wrote from the period 1971–1977.
Tribute to the pop megastars.
Glasgow-based singer-songwriter from Fife.
Johnny Cash tribute.
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Brooklyn indie rockers.
Old school monsters of rock justly famed for the killer riffola of 'Smoke on the Water'.
Scotland's foremost folk/roots troubadour, renowned for his meaningful, haunting music.
One third of Canada's Begood Tanyas performs Americana.
Fiddler and multi-instrumentalist McCusker performs with his band.
American ambient musician who works with loops and vocal samples.
Tex-Mex and Americana music, with none other than Paul Young (yes, that one) on vocals.
Tribute to the might Muse.
Aka Chicago-based singer-songwriter Mike Kinsella.
Entertainment from the comedian and magician, star of BBC 1's Magicians, bringing together weird tricks and a cocky performance.
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.
Legendary rock guitarist who made his name with Procul Harum in the 60s.
Rock for Heroes
Rock tribute show with collections for veterans' charities.
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
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.
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.