Gig Guide.

Glasgow Gig Guide

Glasgow, Unesco City of Music, is unsurpassed for its abundance of concerts, gigs and festivals. Whether your preference is Blues, Jazz, Trad, Folk, Americana, Pop or Classical – you’ll find something to suit your taste.

With everything from major concerts with international stars to intimate gigs with talented local musicians, Glasgow is heaving with music for you to enjoy.

Farzane Zamen in Concert

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Tuesday 23rd July, 2019 Door time: 6:30pm Start time: 7:00pm A Night of Multicultural Music and Poetry Farzane Zamen, Sawsan Al-Areeqe, Jen Fairgrieve GLASGOW: The Old Hairdressers, Renfield Lane, Glasgow G2 5AR Iranian singer-songwriter Farzane Zamen is joined by Yemeni poet and filmmaker Sawsan Al-Areeqe and local musician Jen Fairgrieve in a multi-cultural celebration of words and music. […]

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Thursday, July 11, 2019 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Gig Guide

Cottiers – Bar, Restaurant, Theatre, Glasgow West End

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Cottiers, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU 0141 357 5825 www.cottiers.com/ What’s On At Cottiers Leiper’s Attic at Cottiers   Cottiers Bar and Restaurant is a most attractive and flexible venue in  Glasgow’s West End. Previously, Dowanhill Church, it is one of only three surviving Scottish churches famously decorated by Daniel Cottier, the revolutionary artist-designer when […]

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Songs of Love and Freedom, Kelvingrove Bandstand

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Friday 12 July, 2019 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Kelvingrove Bandstand. Kelvin Way, Glasgow G12 8NR As part of the Glasgow Life Community Summer Programme at the Bandstand on Friday 12th July between 12.00-5.00pm there will be afternoon of music hosted by Warren Starry Sky of top Scottish indie pop band Starry Skies. Host Alistair Braidwood of Scots Whay […]

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Celtic Music Radio House Concert Fundraiser for Tom Fairnie

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Saturday 20 July, 2019 Celtic Music Radio Studio, 54 Admiral St, Kinning Park, Glasgow G41 1HU A wonderful opportunity to hear some of Glasgow’s finest singer/songwriters in the intimate setting of a house concert featuring JIM BYRNE, JIM KING and CHRISTINA SPARKS These brilliant artists are raising funds for Tom Fairnie, a singer/songwriter and long time […]

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Websters Big Summer Event

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Sunday 7th July, 2019 for Websters’ Big Summer Event – free & family friendly! Websters’ North Garden Bar (North Woodside) will have a BBQ hut, facepainting for the kids & live music from Scree 12-3. Then pop upstairs to the newly opened Playhouse to dance the afternoon away with The Tennessee Hotshots from 4pm and […]

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Thursday, July 4, 2019 | Filed under: Community event, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Gig Guide

4th of July Maker’s Mark Hoedown at Websters

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FREE Entry – Thursday, July, 2019 4th – 8pm -11pm 🇺🇸 It’s a 4th of July Hoedown!  – The Playhouse🇺🇸 Webster’s ‘country barn’ for a night of drinkin’ & dancin’ with our friends at Maker’s Mark and the good time sounds of The Shiverin’ Sheiks. Live music from the Shiverin Sheiks and cocktails from Makers Mark! Grab some […]

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Her Crooked Heart The Doublet

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Sunday 30 June, 2019 Her Crooked Heart Doors 8pm 18+ Minneapolis-based Her Crooked Heart presents a debut record unique in form, made up of cyclical narratives and intertwining histories, each informing the next. To Love To Leave To Live is a transformative song cycle, led by a charismatic personality, wholly indifferent to expectations of genre and instrumentation. Rachel […]

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Saturday, June 29, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Some Distant Day with Cheeky Besom Productions

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Sunday 30 June 2019 Jim Ferguson and Vincent Hunter’s short film-essay on Scottish culture and history CCA 7pm, Free (unticketed), Clubroom 18+ 0141 352 4900 Cheeky Besom Productions: ‘Artists with Attitude’ are cordially inviting you to an evening of birlin gallus watergaws and hope you’ll join us in causing a stromash. ‘Come and sing a […]

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Alan Murphy – A Nod to John Martyn

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Sunday 7th July, 2019 2p.m. – 5 p.m. (with break) The Ferry, 25 Anderston Quay, Glasgow G3 8BX A Nod to John Martyn with Alan Murphy ‘I remember where I was when I heard my first John Martyn album “So Far So Good” in 1977 and it gave me a direction in music which lasts […]

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Sunday, June 23, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

The Big West End Festival Closing Party Cottiers

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Sunday 30 June, 2019 7:00pm Cottier Theatre, 93 Hyndland Street, G11 5P £10 per ticket. Cash bar. www.westendfestival.co.uk Come along to celebrate at the last evening of this years’ West End Festival. Join the festival team and some of their favourite bands and performers. Come and get your toes tapping and hips swaying to samba […]

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Rab Noakes, Websters 2

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June 28, 2019  – 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Part of the Westend Festival 2019 An intimate evening with Rab Noakes at The Playhouse – lovely West End  loft space. 2019 sees Rab Noakes’s lifetime in music’n’song flourish as he continues to tour and record. This year he has embarked on a 5-year expedition titled ‘Distance No […]

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The Tennessee Hotshots at Websters Playhouse

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Friday 21 June, 2019 7.30 p.m. – 11.30 p.m. Free Event Jive the night away in our beautifully restored Playhouse to the amazing Tennessee Hotshots. The Hotshots play authentic Rockabilly and Rhythm & Blues with their unique style. It is Red-Hot-Rockin music not to be missed!!!! This event is free for all so grab your […]

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Big Choir Concert at Cottiers

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Wednesday 26 June, 2019 at 7.30 p.m. Anchoired Taste Community Choir Rock Us Community Choir ZigZag Community Choir Accompanied by Lou Hickey and the Lovebites. Come along and hear a BIG choir sing BIG songs!!!!!! Join Achoired Taste Community Choir, Rock Us Community Choir, and Zig Zag Community Choir and help raise money for the […]

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Glasgow Roma Traveller Celebration CCA

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Glasgow Roma Traveller History Month Saturday, 15 June, 2019, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. CCA, 350 Sachiehall Street, G2 3JD Ando Glaso and Romano Lav invite you to a presentation by photographer Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert followed by a performance by Romane Cierhenia to Celebrate GRT History Month. Free Entry. Satra, the Roma of Sintesti Between 1990 […]

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Da Capo Alba guitar and mandolin orchestra Cottiers

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Sunday 16 June 2019 – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Cottiers, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow, G11 5PU Part of West End Festival 2019 Da Capo Alba is Scotland’s award-winning guitar and mandolin orchestra. The concert programme will cover a wide range of musical tastes from folk, popular and classical music. The orchestra has performed throughout the UK and abroad […]

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Nekkuro Hana, Kundalini Genie + Pelican Tusk, The Hug and Pint

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Tuesday, 4 June, 2019 The Hug & Pint presents Nekkuro Hana, Kundalini Genie + Pelican Tusk £5 Buy tickets The Hug and Pint, 171 Great Western Rd, Glasgow G4 9AW Event on Facebook

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Monday, June 3, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Album Launch: The Kundalini Genie ‘It’s All In Your Head’

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2 August, 2019, 7.30 p.m. Nice n Sleazy Save the date for the launch of The Kundalini Genie’s third album: “It’s All In Your Head”, to be co-released by Little Cloud Records (USA) and Captain Bee Fart Records (Outer Space) Support from: Midnight Alleys The Moody Chants Snout Nice n Sleazy, 421 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow […]

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Sunday, June 2, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Electric Frog and Pressure Riverside Festival

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Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 May, 2019 RIVERSIDE FESTIVAL GLASGOW 2019 12noon – 11pm (Subject to licence) 100 Pointhouse Place, Glasgow G3 8RS TICKETS SATURDAY: Denis Sulta‘s Sulta Selects & La Cheetah Club 10 (a>z): Denis Sulta, Eclair Fifi, FJAAK (live), HAAi-, Helena Hauff, Job Jobse, Mella Dee, Midland, Nightwave, Objekt b2b DJ Stingray, Omar […]

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Electric Honey Records Showcase – OranMor

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Artwork: Michael William Hassard Oran Mor Thursday 30 May, 2019  7:00pm £7 subject to booking fee Part of West End Festival Electric Honey Records (now at Glasgow Kelvin College) and Oran Mor proudly present the annual showcase of the world famous student run record label for the West End Festival.The night will include performances from […]

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Monday, May 20, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide, West End Festival Glasgow

Carnival of the Dark Arts

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Saturday, 22 June, 2019 7 p.m. – 10.45 p.m. The Ice Box Arts and Music Festival Welcome to the the All-New Monthly Carnival of the Dark Arts! ‘We knew we had to have something special for the first show when we moved to monthly offerings, and something special we have! You want music? We’ve got […]

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019 | Filed under: Community event, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Gig Guide

Sid Griffin and Peter Case Doublet Bar

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  Sunday 19 May, 2019 ‘No sooner has Sid unpacked his suitcase after the April European dates then Our Hero puts out the clean socks and ironed shirts for a May tour of the UK with his longtime L.A. buddy Peter Case. The dynamic duo will perform eight shows on these shores wherein Sid goes […]

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Bone Idle Bros, Starry Skies and Slipper Elm The Britannica Panopticon

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Saturday, 11 May, 2019 Britannica Panopticon Come and join Bone Idle Bros , Starry Skies and Slippery Elm at the world’s oldest music hall for a night of Americana Roots Acoustic music £8 Buy tickets Bone Idle Bros Famous to a select few, they have been flying under the radar since 2016 providing their own […]

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

West End Festival: The Luthiers’ Concert Websters Theatre

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Tuesday 4 June, 2019 7 p.m. £6 + £1.50 BF/ Conc. £3.50 + BF www.glasgowclyde.ac.uk An evening of live music featuring an eclectic mixture of folk, blues, ragtime, and classical tunes played by three outstanding musicians: Steve Hicks, Anne Chaurand & Ciorstaidh Beaton. The musicians will be performing on guitars and a harp made by […]

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André Krengel & Roland Krause, Websters Theatre

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11 May, 2019 7.30 p.m. The guitar duo of André Krengel & Roland Krause combines a rousing mixture of different musical genres: melodies and grooves from the worlds of jazz, swing, Flamenco, blues, pop & funk and Latin America, their compositions blending into a harmonious whole. With boisterous energy and passion André and Roland perform […]

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West End Festival: Songbird: Ellyn Oliver Sings Eva Cassidy

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Friday, 7 June, 2019 7.30 p.m. Cottiers Theatre, 93 Hyndland Street, G11 5PU £15 www.ellynoliver.com Following the success of this event at Glasgow’s West End Festival 2018 which launched a Scottish tour, Ellyn Oliver and her live band return to where it began, performing some of Eva Cassidy’s much loved tracks from ‘Songbird’ to ‘Wayfaring […]

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Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham, Cottiers

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Wednesday, 22 May, 2019 7.30 p.m. Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham return to Glasgow in Spring 2019 ! What more can you say about these two stellar musicians, now embarking on their 33rd year of working together Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham have established themselves as the epitome of excellence in the world of traditional […]

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Friday, May 3, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Hayes Carll plus Travis Linnvale, Cottiers

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Thursday, 16 May, 2019 With a career full of critical acclaim and popular success, Carll could’ve played it safe on this, his sixth record, but he didn’t. The result is a musically ambitious and lyrically deep statement of an artist in his creative prime. Hayes Carll’s list of accomplishments is long. His third album, 2008’s […]

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Boo Hewerdine and Darden Smith, The Admiral Bar

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Wednesday, 12th June, 2019 The Admiral Bar, 72a Waterloo St, Glasgow G2 7DA To celebrate a magical musical collaboration that has resulted in a life-long friendship between acclaimed singers Boo Hewerdine and Darden Smith, the pair will be playing a handful of shows in the UK this summer. Boo Hewerdine and Darden Smith met thirty years […]

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Jess Klein and Mike June, The Doublet Glasgow

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Wednesday, 1 May, 2019 This Wednesday 1st May at the Doublet – an amazing set of musicians and a real treat . Jess Klein and Mike June and Amelia White and Scott Warman, a fabulous line up. The Doublet, 74Park Road, Glasgow G4 9JF Twitter @suburbs1 Alan 07944354459 soundsinthesuburbs@hotmail.co.uk twitter @suburbs1

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Choral Concert St Marys Episcopal Cathedral

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Saturday June 8th 2019 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral, 300 Great Western Road , Glasgow G4 9JB Ayr Choral presents: A Feast of Choral Music A selection of treasured choral gems from the 16th to 21st centuries including music by Tallis, Bruckner, Mozart, Dubra, Fauré, Paulus, Chilcott, Lauridsen and MacMillan Conductor: […]

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019 | Filed under: Community event, Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Gig Guide

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