Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Airbourne

Australian hard rock band.

AJ Tracey

The grime artist from London performs in support of his Lil Tracey EP.

All Saints

The 90s girl group make a comeback.

The Amazons

Hard-edged rock from Reading.

Anne-Marie

A blend of pop, electro, R&B and hip hop.

Ashanti

The singer-songwriter's sound is a mix of soul, rap, hip hop and pop.

Barenaked Ladies

Canadian quirky popsters who inject their songs with lashings of humour.

Belinda Carlisle

Anthemic pop and rock by the Californian singer-songwriter of hits such as 'Heaven is a Place on Earth', 'We Got the Beat' and 'Our Lips are Sealed'.

Bernie Marsden

Classic rock and blues by the ex-Whitesnake and Alaska guitarist.

Blossoms

A lighter psychedelic sound with elements of British pop from Stockport five-piece Blossoms.

Bombay Bicycle Club

Indie-rock quartet from London.

Bugzy Malone

Performance by the wordsmith, MC and rapper.

Busted

Pop rock trio, reunited after more than a decade for some UK shows. You'll remember them from their masterpieces 'Year 3000', 'What I Go to School For' and 'Air Hostess'.

Buzzcocks

Punk veterans who can still pull off those frustrated teenage sentiments and shine with 'Ever Fallen in Love?'.

The Cockney Rejects

First generation London punks at the forefront of the 'Oi!' movement.

The Damned

The punk legends, fronted by Dave Vanian, zip through their pithy catalogue.The line-up has changed over but front man Vanian has remained throughout.

The Darkness

The classic rock revivalists return from the wilderness.

Dave

Rapper from London.

Dizzee Rascal

Squawking young garage MC who combines the sublime and the ridiculous in his progressive music and has scored some huge hits with 'Bonkers', 'Holiday' and 'Dance Wiv Me'.

Evil Scarecrow

Make-up clad over-the-top metal outfit with a dash of humour amongst the heavy riffs

Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael

An affectionate celebration of the life and music of George Michael including his early days with Wham!.

Feeder

Welsh rock band who have released ten studio albums, twelve compilations, four EPs, and 40 singles. In 2017, the band announced the compilation The Best of Feeder featuring all the previous singles from their career, as well a mini-album of new material within called Arrow.

The Feeling

Unfairly maligned 'soft rock archaeologists' doing a sterling pop job of resurrecting the extreme tunefulness of ELO, 10cc and the like.

Ferocious Dog

The collective plays folk, with distinct influences from traditional Celtic music, ska, rock and pop.

Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips bring their cosmic eccentric live show, furry animals and fake blood back to the UK.

FM

Veteran hard rock quintet.

Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls

The former Million Dead frontman has moved away from his hardcore roots to embrace rabble-rousing folk punk in a New Model Army style.

Future Islands

Joyous electro and synth pop from the Baltimore trio.

Gary Numan

Pioneering electro rocker, who's finally getting the recognition he deserves.

Happy Mondays

Watch out, the gang's all back together. Madchester nostalgia reigns as the original line-up of The Happy Mondays returns.

Hawkwind

Psychedelic hippie warhorses Hawkwind, still best known for the epic 'Silver Machine' and for having naked women fire-eating on stage with them.

Hayseed Dixie

Bluegrass covers of the hard rockin' sounds of AC/DC, Motörhead, Queen and other rock monsters plus an increasing number of comedy originals creeping into the set.

Inglorious

England-based hard rock band fronted by Nathan James, who sang for a time with Trans-Siberian Orchestra, and Scorpions guitarist Uli Jon Roth.

Jack & Tim

Father and son duo made famous for making it to the finals of Britain's Got Talent.

James Morrison

Post-Blunt, radio-friendly MOR troubadour, with a beautifully warm soul voice.

Jessica Lynn

Country singer and songwriter hailing from New York.

Jessie J

The urban pop diva and TV talent show 'coach' belts out the hits on this arena tour.

The Jesus & Mary Chain

Psychedelic noise rock from the Scottish band formed by brothers Jim and William Reid.

Johnny Marr

Former Smiths guitarist, who's stuck to his indie credentials by gracing the stage with the likes of The Cribs, Dinosaur Jr and Modest Mouse.

Jungle

Modern soul, with elements of hip hop and R&B.

Kaiser Chiefs

The multi-million selling jaunty rock and indie quintet.

Kate Tempest

Hip hop lyricist, playwright, poet and MC, who released her latest Everybody Down in May 2014, and has supported the likes of Billy Bragg, Scroobius Pip and John Cooper Clarke.

The Kooks

Brighton indie tykes best known for their hits 'She Moves in Her Own Way' and 'Shine On' return with a 'best of' album, Best Of… So Far.

KSI

British rapper and YouTube personality.

Lanterns on the Lake

Lo-fi and sweeping indie-folk from the five-piece from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne.

Lewis Capaldi

Indie music from the Scottish singer-songwriter and musician who sold out his first arena tour before he released his debut album.

Loyle Carner

Rapper and MC from London.

Lucy Spraggan

X Factor singer-songwriter with a light, observational style.

Mad Dog Mcrea

Devon band blending folk rock, gypsy jazz and bluegrass.

Magnum

Old school foot-on-the-monitor rockers who just keep on trucking.