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CofeeFest

Edinburgh Coffee Festival

Project R Events
1 October 2016
10:00 - 18:00 (8 Hours)

The Edinburgh Coffee Festival is now in its second year and offers coffee lovers the chance to meet Scotland’s most knowledgeable experts. Imagine a whole day dedicated to coffee, right here on your doorstep! The festival is expected to attract …

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Arthur Johnstone & The Stars Band

Edinburgh Folk Club
7th September 2016
20:00 (doors 19:30)

Arthur Johnstone has been at the forefront of Scottish folk music for almost five decades. He has been described as “Scotland’s greatest political singer” and has a voice that is as distinctive as it is passionate.

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Jez Lowe

Edinburgh Folk Club
14th September 2016
20:00 (doors 19:30)

Jez Lowe is not only one of the busiest live performers in the country, but his songs are among the most widely sung by other performers.

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David Francey

Edinburgh Folk Club
21st September 2016
20:00 (Doors 19:30)

avid Francey is a Scottish-born Canadian carpenter-turned-songwriter, who has become known as “one of Canada’s most revered folk poets and singers”.

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Intuition Workshop

Summerhall Yoga
17th September 2016
14:00 - 16:45 (17/09) (2 hours 45 mins)

Intuition – often considered the psychic “sixth sense” has a history of intrigue and controversy. Intuition is the “just knowing” ability demonstrated occasionally by psychics, witches, or your granny where accurate information is clearly available to them. But how? We …

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Phil Hare

Edinburgh Folk Club
28th September 2016
20:00 (19:30 doors)

Phil Hare is an established acoustic guitarist, singer, songwriter, recording artist and teacher based in Cambridgeshire.

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ANATOMY #13 – VISIONS OF LIFE IN THE INFINITE MAZE

ANATOMY
23rd September 2016
20:00 - 22:30

ANATOMY is a quarterly live art variety show. We host fearless artists and cockamamie half-baked dogtales; pirates, film-warpers, grotesques, thumpers of technology, immersive weepers, levitating playwrights, jugglers of industrial salvage, puppet dancers and throat gymnasts.

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Clype

Edinburgh Folk Club
5th October 2016
20:00 (19:30 doors)

n 2014, Simon Gall (Salsa Celtica) and Jonny Hardie (Old Blind Dogs) created Clype, a new project fusing sounds and styles from around the globe, borrowing from Scottish folk traditions as well as from the rhythms of Latin America and harmonic ideas of jazz.

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Sylvia Barnes & Sandy Stanage

Edinburgh Folk Club
12th October 2016
20:00 (19:30 doors)

Sylvia and Sandy have been working together since the 70s, when they were founder members of the seminal Scottish band “Kentigern”. They perform widely at home and abroad, featuring the best of both traditional and modern music and songwriting.

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NEHH presents… The Katet (Album Launch)

Nothing Ever Happens Here
9th October 2016
20:00 - 23:00

Edinburgh’s 7-piece soulfunk monster playing dance music for the thinking man. Its Brahms with brass! Rachmaninov if you’re ‘man enough’!

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Quicksilver

Edinburgh Folk Club
19th October 2016
20:00 (19:30 doors)

Hilary Spencer’s voice is a thing of beauty. Grant Baynham matches the baroque style of his songwriting with a guitar technique of gorgeous intricacy.

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Harpeth Rising

Edinburgh Folk Club
26th October 2016
20:00 (doors 19:30)

Chamberfolk: Three classically trained musicians playing original music, as intricately arranged as a string quartet, lyrically rooted in the singer/songwriter tradition, and wrapped in three-part vocal harmonies reminiscent of both Appalachia and Medieval Europe.

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WinterWilson

Edinburgh Folk Club
2nd November 2016
20:00 (doors 19:30)

Winter Wilson have a fine repertoire of self-penned songs, telling stories of everyday life which often reflect the bigger picture of this life we lead (“Songs for local heroes”, as one punter said).

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Bring In The Spirit

Edinburgh Folk Club
9th November 2016
20:00 - 22:00 (doors 19:30)

Bring In The Spirit combines the incomparable, sophisticated vocals of Rod Paterson and Kirsten Easdale with the sublime, sensitive accordion playing of Gregor Lowrey.

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Chris Newman & Máire Ní Chathasaigh

Edinburgh Folk Club
12th November 2016
20:00 - 22:00 (doors 19:30)

The virtuoso partnership of England’s premier flatpicking guitarist and “the greatest Celtic harper of our age” (LIVE IRELAND) has by now brought its unique musical vision to twenty-two countries on five continents.

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Clive Gregson

Edinburgh Folk Club
16th November 2016
20:00 - 22:00 (doors 19:30)

Born and raised in Manchester, England, Clive is an accomplished singer, musician and record producer.

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NEHH Presents… Lee Ranaldo (Sonic Youth) + Support

Nothing Ever Happens Here
16th November 2016
20:00 - 23:00

Lee Ranaldo will hit the road to Europe one more time this year with a clutch of brand new songs from his just completed new album Electric Trim produced by Lee and Spanish multi-instrumentalists Raul ‘Refree’ Fernandez and to be released in the next months.

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NEHH Presents….Kristin Hersh

Nothing Ever Happens Here
17 Nov 2016
Doors 20:00

The immensely talented Kristin Hersh returns again to the UK (Ireland) for a rare solo tour in support of her critically-acclaimed new double CD and book, “Wyatt At The Coyote Palace” (Omnibus Press) due out October 4th. From life as the reluctant …

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NEHH Presents… Girl Band

Nothing Ever Happens Here
26th January 2017
20:00 - 23:00

Girl Band are a four piece noise rock band from Dublin, Ireland. Their live show is known for being loud, intense and energetic.

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Summerhall Distillery Tour

Pickering's Gin

Pickering’s Gin host guided tours and tastings by appointment Monday – Sunday. JOIN US FOR A GIN JOLLY!

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LockedIn Edinburgh

LockedIn Edinburgh

‘Locked In Edinburgh’ opens at Summerhall, making it the fifth escape game in the city – but this one is unique! It’s the only one themed and built around a real room. Discover for yourself the secrets hidden within the …

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Shoe Swing – Lindy Hop classes

Edinbop
RETURNS SEPTEMBER 2016
Foundations class 7pm, Improvers class 8pm, social dancing 9-11pm

Have you always wanted to learn to dance like it’s 1939?

Edinbop is a non-profit swing dancing organisation which offers classes, workshops and social dancing opportunities in Edinburgh.

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Cinemaattic!

Cinemaattic!
Once a month
20:00 - 22:30

Spanish & Latin- American short-film nights. A powerful curated selection of short films all with English subtitles. The Cinemaattic nights are the perfect way to see cinema in a different way, pioneer independent short films accompanied with refreshments, with their famous chit-chat discussion breaks.

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The Ceilidh Club at Summerhall

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club
Every Tuesday at Summerhall
20.00 - 23.00 (3 hours)

Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands.