Don Broco announce massive Edinburgh gig

Don Broco announce massive Edinburgh gig

Indie outfit Don Broco have announced a UK in early 2019 – and it includes a visit to Edinburgh in February. The Bedford quartet have also released a new video for Greatness, which follows the release of new album Technology earlier this year. You can watch the video for Greatness below. Singer Rob Damiani said: “Our video for Greatness picks up 10 years after what went down in Come Out to LA and Technology. “My…

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UB40 to visit Edinburgh on UK tour

UB40 to visit Edinburgh on UK tour

As part of their 40th anniversary celebrations, UB40 will release their first new studio album in five years in September – before embarking on a 40-date UK tour in 2019 that will bring them to Edinburgh. Titled For The Many, the new album will be the Birmingham reggae veterans’ 19th studio album, featuring UB40 founder members Robin Campbell (co-vocals/guitar), Brian Travers (saxophone/keyboards), Jimmy Brown (drums), Earl Falconer (bass/keyboards/vocals) and Norman Hassan (percussion/vocals), and long-time members…

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First Aid Kit to visit Edinburgh on UK tour

First Aid Kit to visit Edinburgh on UK tour

Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit have announced their 2018 UK Rebel Heart headline tour, which includes a return visit to Edinburgh. The tour kicks off at The Telegraph Building in Belfast, and also includes dates in Perth and Glasgow. First Aid Kit, who released their fourth studio album in January to mass critical acclaim, will be joined by UK sister trio The Staves. In a joint statement about the tour, Klara and Johanna Soderberg:…

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Christine and the Queens announce Edinburgh gig

Christine and the Queens announce Edinburgh gig

Christine and the Queens – aka Heloise Letissier – will perform live for the first time in Edinburgh later this year. After announcing her comeback last month with shows in LA, NYC, London and Paris, the Nantes-born pop sensation today revealed additional UK & EIRE shows – including a gig at the Usher Hall on 24 November. Tickets for the new dates go on sale at 9am Thursday 26 April; see christineandthequeens.com for ticket information. Last…

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My Edinburgh: Worbey and Farrell

My Edinburgh: Worbey and Farrell

Worbey and Farrell are internationally acclaimed concert pianists with a wicked sense of humour. The Edinburgh-based duo have performed in over 150 countries and achieved millions of hits on YouTube with their utterly sensational piano playing and barnstorming blend of sparky humour. The accredited Steinway ensemble bring to the Usher Hall on Thursday 30 November their astonishing arrangements of the world’s greatest music. Expect exhilarating rhapsodies, dazzling toccatas, beguiling boogie-woogies and sensational piano-playing. The ingenuity of…

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Edinburgh schoolboy lands role in hit show

Edinburgh schoolboy lands role in hit show

An Edinburgh schoolboy has been chosen to play Oliver alongside some of the hottest names in show business in Tonight From The West End, which comes to The Usher Hall next month. Liberton lad Max Coussins, pictured right, will perform Consider Yourself from the famous film and stage show Oliver! The talented 10-year-old will be joined on stage by an ensemble of boys from Fierce Theatre School, Edinburgh, who will make up Fagin’s gang. The glitzy…

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