Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Black Grape

Mash up of former members of Happy Mondays and Ruthless Rap Assassins, touting funky, sample-heavy sounds.

Reckless Love

Finnish old skool hard rockers.

The AC/DC Experience

The North West-based group plays tribute to the Australian rock band. Playing songs from the Bon Scott and Brian Johnson era the AC/DC Experience guarantees to perform the iconic band's biggest hits such as 'Highway To Hell', 'Black In Black', and 'Shoot To Thrill'.

TRNSMT Festival

The pop-rock heavy city centre festival returns to Glasgow for its fourth edition in 2021.

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.

Hollywood Vampires

American rock supergroup formed in 2015 by Alice Cooper, Johnny Depp, and Joe Perry to honour the music of the rock stars who died from excess in the 1970s.

Agnes Obel

Danish singer/pianist with a classical background.

Arab Strap

The Scottish rock duo (Aidan Moffat and Malcolm Middleton) tour their first new album in 16 years.

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.

Fat Freddy's Drop

Seven-piece New Zealand outfit mixing up dub, reggae, jazz, techno and soul with funky abandon.

Foil, Arms and Hog

Surreal and energetic sketch comedy and stand-up from the Irish trio comprising Sean Finegan, Conor McKenna and Sean Flanagan.

GoGo Penguin

Contemporary jazz meets electronica from the Manchester-based three-piece.

The Lathums

Indie four-piece from Wigan.

Lucinda Williams

Alt.rock, Americana and blues from Lucinda Williams.

Passenger

Aka acoustic troubador Mike Rosenberg, drawing influence from the likes of Van Morrison, Neil Young and John Prine.

Catfish & the Bottlemen

Garage rock and post-punk quartet from Llandudno, with rock'n'roll and indie pop influences.

Whitby Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival

Headliner still to be announced but lineup includes Dr Feelgood, Danny Bryant, Red Butler, The Rainbreakers and The Blues Issue.

Tokio Hotel

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

Erland Cooper

Scottish multi-instrumentalist and contemporary composer originally from Stromness, Orkney.

Richard Dawson

Acclaimed Northumbrian singer-songwriter drawing comparisons to John Martyn and Captain Beefheart.

The Big Moon

London four-piece whose debut album Love in the 4th Dimension was shortlisted for the prestigious Mercury Prize.

The Floyd Effect

A musical tribute to the UK's most famous prog-rock band.

Idlewild

Formed in 1995 the current line-up includes Roddy Woomble (lead vocals), Rod Jones (guitar), Andrew Mitchell (bass), Colin Newton (drums) and Luciano Rossi (keyboards). As well as releasing seven studio albums the band has supported some of the biggest names in indie rock including Ash, Placebo, Manic Street Preachers…

Ronan Keating

Pop ballads from the nice and safe Boyzone man.

Turin Brakes

The acoustic guitar-toting English duo take some new tunes on the road, along with their decade-strong back catalogue in tow.

Twin Atlantic

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

Pop Up Bowie

Paul Antony performs the greatest hits of David Bowie, from every era of his career.

Kings Ov Leon

Tribute to the hirsute US rockers.

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.

Ferris and Sylvester

Folk and blues duo based in London.

Kosheen

Club night with electronic DJs.

Margaret Glaspy

Indie-rock singer-songwriter.

Palace Winter

Indie-psych duo.

Ryan McMullan

Northern Irish singer-songwriter.

The Showhawk Duo

Quirky acoustic guitar duo who tackle everything from Queen to Daft Punk.

Skinny Lister

Folky sounds from the London five-piece.

Steve'n'Seagulls

Part hillbilly, part 'barnyard boogieman' from Finland.

The Bluetones

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

Martin Stephenson & The Daintees

Now resident in Scotland, the respected Geordie songwriter performs with his band The Daintees.

Fisherman's Friends

A nine-man shanty folk group drawing on 200 years of traditional vocal repertoire.

David Ford

English singer-songwriter who experiments with many musical genres.

Jimeoin: Result!

Jimeoin presents his new show, fresh from a smash-hit New York off-Broadway season.

Let's Rock!

The ultimate eighties festival with a bangin line-up of retro artist types.

Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake

  • Written by: Russian State Ballet

Tchaikovsky's magical score accompanies this tale of mystery and romance with spellbinding ballet dancing from the Russian State Ballet.

Bec Hill: Out Of Order

An innovative and interactive stand-up comedy act by award-winning Australian comedian.

Bryde

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