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.

Word Jazzology, Partickhill Bowling and Community Club

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WORD JAZZOLOGY! Friday, 23 November, 2018 at 8pm. Cabaret collision of French-style jazz, comedy, poetry and literature with bar. Stand up Ian Macpherson, winner of the first Time Out Award for Comedy, is joined by chanteuse Christine Bovill, winner of Spirit of the Fringe Award at the Edinburgh Fringe and Le Jazz Band, along with […]

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The Slow Readers Club at The Art School

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The Slow Readers Club + PINS Saturday, 8 December, 2018 at 7 p.m. The Art School, Students Association, 20 Scott St, Glasgow G3 6PE Rumour has it that The Slow Readers Club could be Manchesters next big thing. Their album ‘Build a Tower’ entered the top 20 album charts and that’s without a major record label […]

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Saturday, November 10, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

The Parlotones at OranMor

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11 November, 2018,   7p.m. – 10 p.m. The Venue, OranMor, Top of Byres Road, G12 8QX AGMP presents THE PARLOTONES 20th Anniversary Tour 2018 + Justin Serrao In their native South Africa, there’s no rock band bigger than The Parlotones. The Johannesburg-bred quartet have headlined the 20,000-seater Coca Cola Dome in their hometown in 2009, performed […]

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Spangled Cabaret The Blue Arrow

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Monday 12 November, 2018 8.30 – 11.30 p.m. Spangled Cabaret is the longest running monthly alternative variety show in Glasgow! Beginning at The Rio Cafe on the 1st Monday in February 2008, Spangled went on to capture the imagination of the audience with an ever expanding roster of eclectic acts. An anything goes mix of: […]

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018 | Filed under: Dance, Gig Guide

Life’s A Drag, Stereo

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Wednesday 21 October, 2018 ‘Come with us on All Hallow’s Eve for a special show!’ For this special Hallowe’en show usual suspects: Serpentina, Frida, Pacific and Raven, plus phenomenal House of Knives (Serpentina’s drag family). Mother of the house, and one of the baddest b*tches in the Glasgow drag scene, the bearded beauty Bearberry McQueen […]

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide, Hallowe'en in Glasgow

The Primevals, Winter Initiative Night Shelter Fundraiser, Mono

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Friday, 21 December, 2018 – 8 p.m. Mono Cafe/Bar, 10 – 12 King’s Court, King Street, Glasgow G1 5RB Benefit for Winter Initiative Night Shelter who provide food and shelter from Dec 1. £5 entry. The Primevals support The Reverse Cowgirls Benefit in support of Glasgow City Mission Event on Facebook

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Carlton Jug Band at The Clutha

Sunday, 28 October, 2018 The Carlton 3 at 5.30pm, third of a jug, followed by The full Carlton Jug band, for plenty of juggery pokery! ‘Cos the doctor said give ’em Jug band music, it seems to make ’em feel just fine Carlton Jug Band Facebook The Clutha Bar 159 Bridgegate, Glasgow G1 5HZ  

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Friday, October 26, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Dave Arcari at King Tuts

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22 November, 2018 Alt.blues troubadour Dave Arcari returns from his latest tour to play this exclusive hometown show at Glasgow’s flagship venue King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut Plus sepcial guest Andrew Robert Eustace. Event on Facebook  

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Ben Kunder, The Doublet

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Wednesday 24 October, 2018 – 8.30 p.m. The Doublet, 74 Park Road, Kelvinbridge Glasgow G4 9JF Ben Kunder “Better Human” Album Release Tour Presented by Sounds in the Suburbs TICKETS | £10 ABOUT BEN KUNDER & “BETTER HUMAN” | “Better Human” is Ben Kunder’s dazzling new album and confident follow-up to his 2015’s internationally acclaimed album […]

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The Starry Skies with support from The Social, The Bungalow

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Thursday 25 October, 2018 The Bungalow is delighted to Present …. ***The Starry Skies with support from The Social*** The Bungalow, 15 Shuttle Street, Paisley PA1 1YD FREE ENTRY The Starry Skies “The Starry Skies are one of the finest of the current crop, with new album ‘Be Kind’ arriving on October 12th. The title […]

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Jim McAteer, Seven Song Club

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Friday 26 October, 2018 The Tron Theatre, 63 Trongate, Glasgow G1 5HB THE SEVEN SONG CLUB PRESENT JIM MCATEER with support from Kitty and Little King Jim McAteer is a well loved poet, singer songwriter from Glasgow. With his debut album to be released soon he will be playing songs from this record and his extensive […]

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Luca Manning and Finn Bradley – The Music of Chet Baker

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29 December, 2018 – 7 p.m. The Blue Arrow, 323 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3HW Two of London’s exciting young improvisers come together to explore the music of legendary trumpeter and vocalist, Chet Baker. Luca Manning (vocals) and Finn Bradley (Trumpet) met at the Guildhall School of music and drama in London and soon recognised […]

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Monday, October 22, 2018 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Gig Guide

The Muse at St Louis – A Night of Justice

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Thursday 29 November, 2018 A night of words, music, wine and chat with host Linda Jackson. Writers include: Janet Crawford, Maggie Graham, Dave Manderson, Kay Metcalfe and Douglas Thomson Inspirational music from ‘Heir of the Cursed.’ Free Event Phone to book:0141 339 1742 St Louis, 734 Dumbarton Rd, Glasgow G11 6RD stlouis-cafebar.co.uk

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Thursday, October 18, 2018 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Gig Guide

The Duncan McCrone Band, Gartmore Village Hall

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10 November, 2018, 7.30 p.m. Duncan, Cy and Jim – with special guests Chris Stout and Fraser Speirs – in concert. With support from husband and wife duo Neil Adam and Judy Turner, from Melbourne, Australia. Gartmore Village Hall, Main St, Gartmore, Stirling FK8 3RW Event on Facebook  

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Christine Bovill at OranMor

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1 November, 2018, 7.30 p.m. Award winning chanteuse, Christine Bovill returns for her seventh visit to Òran Mór. The Glasgow-born singer has built her reputation on her interpretation of classic 20th century songs. With the release of Derby Street and The Sentence That I Serve she revealed a major talent as a songwriter. Fresh from an international […]

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Many Singers Many Songs, Maryhill, 24 November, 2018

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After a long break there will be another ‘Many Singers – Many Songs’ fundraiser night at Maryhill Community Central Halls –  the biggest yet! 24 November, 2018 – Maryhill Central Halls, 292 – 316 Maryhill Road, Glasgow G20 7YE 7.30 p.m. November 24th – TraceyAnne and Danny, Kathryn Joseph, BMX Bandits, Roddy Hart Attic Lights, Lomond Campbell, Sister John, […]

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Linda Jaxson, Unchain My Heart, St Louis Partick

PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE FROM 27 OCTOBER TO 10 NOVEMBER, 2018 Linda Jaxson Band Saturday 10 November, 2018 – 9 p.m. Call to book 0141 339 1742 St Louis 734 Dumbarton Rd, Glasgow G11 6RD

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Friday, October 12, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Bearpit Brothers Album Preview, Tennents, Glasgow West End

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Saturday 3 November, 2018 – 8 p.m. Bearpit Brothers will b previewing tunes from their next record. Getting ready to release album in  the New Year. Lots of lovely new sounds, it’ll be a great night so come along and enjoy! Tennents, The Basement,  191 Byres Road, Glasgow G12 8TN “Burden Of Your Cross swings […]

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Thursday, October 11, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide, Pat's Home Page Blog

The Gracious Losers Christmas Shindig Glasgow 2018

Saturday, 15 December, 2018 Community Central Halls The Gracious Losers invite you to join them as they play a selection of original material from their debut album and beyond. The band will be joined by a selection of special guests, each will perform a Christmas favourite in a Losers stylie. Invited guests will be revealed […]

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018 | Filed under: Christmas in Glasgow, Gig Guide

Teenage Fanclub, The Barrowland

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29 – 31 October, 2018 Songs from The Creation Years The Barrowland Ballroom, 244 Gallowgate, Glasgow G4 0TT Songs from Teenage Fanclub: The Creation Records Years. 29th Oct – Songs from 1991-1993 30th Oct – Songs from 1994-1997 31st Oct – Songs from 1998-2000 Due to a fire at The Glasgow School of Art that has affected […]

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Sunday, October 7, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Music for the Antartic, Greenpeace, Glasgow

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Tuesday 9th October The Old Hairdressers, 28 Renfield Lane, Glasgow G2 5AR Antarctic Ocean Sanctuary campaign is raising funds – come along and support the campaign and listen to some amazing local bands: Candy Maps, Stoned Immaculate, Deep Sea Tourist and Violet Riot. In just a few weeks, the Antarctic Ocean Commission will meet to […]

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Friday, October 5, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Gig Guide

MCSTAPE – Book Launch Stephen Watt and special guests

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Thursday 29 November, 2018 at 8 p.m. Hosted by Last Night From Glasgow Join Stephen and his special guests as they take you on a musical and poetic journey through his love letter to Scottish Music – MCSTAPE. The night will feature poetry and music from a number of the contributors. 13th Note, 50 – 60 […]

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Gig Guide

Forrest Can’t Run Cottiers

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  Sunday 7 October, 2018 7.30 p.m. With support from Wasted Summers, The Super Moons and St. Clements. Forrest Can’t Run’ are an up and coming Edinburgh based pop punk band that have been performing together since 2017. The five guys are fresh off of recent support slots for Canadian rockers ‘Carousel Kings’ and other […]

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Saturday, September 29, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Nostalgic Cottiers

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Thursday, 25 October, 2018 7.30 p.m. Cottiers Nostalgic were formed in mid-2016. They are a 4 piece band comprising of Iain McIntosh – Bass and Vocals, Allan Loughlin – Drums, Joel Loughlin – Guitar and Stephen Armour – Guitar and Vocals. A unique Post Punk tribute band playing songs from an era of music that […]

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Francis Macdonald at Seven Song Club

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With Special Guest Lenzie Moss Friday 28 September, 2018 Francis Macdonald drums with Teenage Fanclub and makes music for filmmakers/TV. Clash magazine describes him as “a composer of rare skill and subtlety”. In 2017 he released “Bonjour” an album of ‘art pop’ songs in collaboration the London artists Harry Pye – “Odd but good” ★★★★Mojo […]

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Thursday, September 27, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

Nathan Bell and Lynnie Carson, Glasgow Americana

7 October, 2018 St Andrews in the Square Nathan Bell He picked up glowing 5-star reviews for his album, I Don’t Do This for Love, I Do This for Love – a CD that deservedly won him huge media exposure. And, Nathan Bell ended 2017 on another high after being voted Male Performer of the […]

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 | Filed under: Events, Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers, Gig Guide

STAGE Multimedia Exhibition

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Friday 14 – Sunday 16 September, 2018 A 3-Day multimedia exhibition of painting, sculpture and photography with live music and poetry Friday 14th Sept 6pm – 8pm Exhibition Opening LOUISE MALONE – Painting, Sculpture, Woodblock Prints. Photography: JAQUES FRANCIOLY, SUMAYA MOUSTAFA,, RORY TK, KHADIJA MOUSTAFA, RITA LASBLEIZE Saturday 15th:Exhibition 2 – 8pm 2.30pm live music […]

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Gavin Paterson Nova Scotia Folk Club

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Wednesday 17 October, 2018 – 7.30 p.m. Fort Theatre, Kenmure Avenue,  Bishopbriggs G64 2DW Gavin Paterson takes the featured spot. Also open floor spots and end of show jam session. All welcome. Event on Facebook

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Cottiers, Glasgow West End, bar, restaurant, theatre, wedding venue

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Cottiers, 93-95 Hyndland St, Glasgow G11 5PU 0141 357 5825 www.cottiers.com/ Cottiers Bar and Restaurant is a most attractive and flexible venue in Glasgow’s West End. Previously, Dowanhill Church built in 1865, it’s one of only three surviving Scottish churches decorated by Daniel Cottier the revolutionary artist-designer. WHAT’S ON AT COTTIERS Cottiers offers a range […]

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The Wellgreen, Stilton, KiDD, West of Scotland Cricket Club

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Saturday, 27 October, 2018 – 7 p.m. West of Scotland Cricket Club, Hamilton Crescent, Peel Street, Partick G11 5LU A long overdue night curated by record label The Barne Society! The Wellgreen combine classic sixties songwriting, early powerpop and psychedelia on top of vintage recording techniques to create a familiar yet fresh & original sound. […]

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Monday, September 10, 2018 | Filed under: Gig Guide

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