Edinburgh Summer Sessions – The 1975, Tom Jones, Travis, Lionel Richie, Michael Kiwanuka, McFly and Simple Minds to headline

Edinburgh Summer Sessions – The 1975, Tom Jones, Travis, Lionel Richie, Michael Kiwanuka, McFly and Simple Minds to headline

Iconic greats will be topping the bill at this year’s Edinburgh Summer Sessions Festival with Tom Jones, Lionel Richie, Michael Kiwanuka, The 1975, McFly, Simple Minds and Travis all set to headline Princes Street Gardens across 8-20 August. With a plethora of Grammy, BRIT, NME, Ivor Novello, Mercury Music Prize and even Golden Globe and Oscar award winners and nominees on this year’s Edinburgh Summer Sessions bill, the festival will be a truly unique landmark…

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Michael Kiwanuka announces UK tour – including Edinburgh gig

Michael Kiwanuka announces UK tour – including Edinburgh gig

Ahead of the release of his eagerly-anticipated second album, Mercury Prize-nominated soul singer Michael Kiwanuka has announced an 11-date UK headline tour – including a show at Liquid Room in Edinburgh on Friday, 7 October. Londoner Kiwanuka’s critically-acclaimed 2012 debut album Home Again – a genre-defying nod to the heritage names of soul – marked him out as rare talent. Having taken a deep breath and relaxed into his musical approach, Kiwanuka is back with second album…

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