Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Patti Smith

Music from the venerable punk poet icon.

Rozi Plain

Enchanting understated music from the Lost Map singer-songwriter.

No Hot Ashes

Four-piece from Stockport playing post-pop-discofunk.

London Symphony Orchestra

The London Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1904 and is one of the world's leading orchestras. It has a long association with film music, playing on the soundtracks of the first Star Wars movie, Superman and Raiders of the Lost Ark. Its current principal conductor is Valery Gergiev.

Mark Lanegan

The gravel-voiced former Screaming Trees and Queens Of The Stone Age singer performs grizzly alternative rock.

Impersonating The Police

Tribute to the Police.

Skylights

Indie rock band from Yorkshire.

808 State

Chunky electronica from the Mancunian group who paved the way for the likes of Underworld and Chemical Brothers in the 90s.

Bloody Scotland

An innovative festival drawing on Scotland's love of the literary macabre and celebrating crime writing by bringing together leading Scottish and international writers, showcasing debut voices and encouraging new writers. As well as interviews and panels there is a torchlight procession, criminal cabaret, a crime writer's…

All Them Witches

Psychedelic rock outfit from Nashville, with a tendency to improvise.

dat Brass

Ten-piece punk jazz collective featuring brass, beats, spoken word and world class turntablism.

Ego Ella May

Songwriter and vocalist hailing from South London.

Fat Cops

Band featuring comic Al Murray who describes their music as 'hip-shakin’, garage-groovin’, punk-glam chaos'.

L Devine

Olivia Rebecca Devine, known professionally as L Devine, is an English singer and songwriter.

Moon Panda

Band from Denmark who makes dreamy space pop.

Om

American experimental doom metal band from San Francisco.

Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets

The Pink Floyd drummer performs songs from two of the band's earliest albums.

Scarypoolparty

Alejandro Aranda, known by his stage name Scarypoolparty, is an American singer, musician, and reality television personality from California, and runner-up on the 17th season of American Idol.

The 5.6.7.8's

Japanese garage rock trio from Tokyo.

Alabaster dePlume

London and Manchester-based spoken word artist, writer and saxophonist Angus Fairbairn, who goes by the name Alabaster dePlume.

Aerosmith

American rockers from Boston formed in 1970 and led by frontman Steven Tyler.

Ezra Furman

Chicago musician and songwriter who performs and tours with his band The Visions. Furman's seventh studio album, Transangelic Exodus was released in early 2018.

Lloyd Cole

The urbane expatriate pop crooner performs material from his latest album alongside Commotions classics.

Blondie

New York punk's eclectic pop wing continue to enjoy pop longevity.

Fort William Mountain Festival

Held in Scotland's outdoor capital, this year's series of films and lectures celebrating mountain culture covers everything from rewilding in Scotland to ascents in the Himalayas.

Clock Opera

British indie rock quartet based in London. The band was formed in 2009 by singer, guitarist and sampler Guy Connelly.

Behemoth

The three-piece band performs blackened death metal.

3 Daft Monkeys

World music-influenced acoustic band from Cornwall.

Ella Eyre

Bold, edgy pop and r'n'b vocals from the singer-songwriter who has gigged as Rudimental's lead vocalist.

The Human League

Much-loved Sheffield electro pop pioneers offer up some prime early 80s nostalgia.

Plants and Animals

Folk-prog trio from Montreal.

Soléy

Icelandic multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter.

Counterfeit Sixties Show

A nostalgic night of 60s music, interspersed with video clips from the era. The band performs songs by The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Monkees and many more.

Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John

Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert returns to comedy after a six year hiatus and discusses the unfortunate turns his life has taken since the last time he was on stage.

Leddra Chapman

Fresh-faced singer-songwriter.

New Order

One of the UK's most influential bands reconvene as a three-piece, minus errant bassist Peter Hook.

Lewis Watson

Oxford singer-songwriter in the Ed Sheeran mould.

Tre Burt

Folk revivalist from Sacramento, California.

Tunng

Tunng are death metal meets folk via machine funk. Expect emotion, groove and a unique sound.

Coldplace

Coldplay tribute act.

James Grant

Ex-Love and Money man ploughs a folkier furrow with his solo career.

Seth Lakeman

A haunting original take on folk rock from the former Mercury Music Prize nominee.

Andrew Lawrence: Clean

No politics. No religion. No smut. No swearing. Just great jokes and clean fun.

Insane Championship Wrestling

Hardcore wrestling for those who aren't fazed by the use of thumbtacks, baseball bats or staple guns as weapons. As the title implies, not for the sane.

Lovebox

London's annual boutique dance and music festival was founded by electric DJ duo Groove Armada in 2002. The line-up for 2020 features the likes of Disclosure, Khalid, Robyn, and Jorja Smith.

Complete Madness

The Madness tribute band get out their saxes, guitars, and fancy suits for a night of classic ska.

Scummy Mummies

Join comedians Ellie Gibson and Helen Thorn as they celebrate the scummier side of parenting, from drinking wine at teatime to hiding from the PTA. Expect stand-up, sketches, songs and some very scummy stories. Guaranteed to make parents laugh and non-parents happy about their life choices. Based on the hit Scummy Mummies…

Oysterband

The veteran five-piece perform lively contemporary folk songs.

Bicep

Belfast-based DJ duo perform live as part of their world tour.

Joep Beving

Dutch composer and pianist.