Wed 20 Mar 2019

Kristin Hersh

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Throwing Muses’ lynchpin, Kristin Hersh’s prolific career has seen her heralded queen of the alternative release. Her tenth studio album, Possible Dust Clouds is a highly personalised sociopathic gem delivered as a futuristic rewriting of how music works, a melodious breeze with a tail wind of venomous din.

Thu 06 Jun 2019

Shakey Graves

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Shakey Graves Is Just Here For The Spice Girls Mini Solo Tour comes to Summerhall, Edinburgh this June - Tickets available.

Sun 18 Sep 2016   -  Thu 31 Dec 2020

Artiscience Library

ASCUS is delighted to offer access to the Artiscience Library at Summerhall. This library contains around 25,000 books on art and science.

Fri 17 May 2019

NEHH presents... Grace Petrie

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Grace Petrie is a  folk singer, songwriter and activist from Leicester, UK, she has been writing, recording and touring relentlessly ever since. Her unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over audiences everywhere.

Sat 06 Apr 2019

The Science of the Sesh

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.
Join us for an evening of delicious drinks, boozy (but responsible) experiments and cocktail history as we explore the Science of the Sesh!

Thu 11 Apr 2019

Author & Punisher + Úir

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Author & Punisher bring their special brand of doom metal to Edinburgh - a robotic experimentation in industrial metal, noise, doom and drone.
20:00 - 23:00

Thu 02 May 2019

NEHH presents... James Yorkston

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James Yorkston returns to Summerhall to celebrate the release of his new album The Route to the Harmonium on Feb 22nd 2019.

Fri 19 Apr 2019

Samantha Crain & Hamish Hawk

Unreserved seating.
Join us for an intimate evening with two songwriters from either side of the pond - Samantha Crain and Hamish Hawk.
20:00 - 23:00

Daily Tours

Pickering's Gin

Summerhall Distillery Tour

Pickering's Gin host guided tours and tastings by appointment Monday – Sunday. Join us for a Gin Jolly!

Wed 05 Aug 2015   -  Mon 05 Oct 2020

Demarco Foundation 2015 Programme

Demarco European Art Foundation
This year the Foundation presents an overview of Richard Demarco’s archive, focusing on his work with artists, theatre makers and the cultural dialogues he initiated. Exhibitions include: Paul Neagu and Friends Artists include: Paul Neagu, Joseph Beuys, Fred Stiven, Ainslie Yule,Sorin Domitrescu, Arthur Watson, and Ian Hamilton Finlay/Richard Demarco The exhibition coincides with the Henry
11:00 - 18:00

Wed 02 Aug 2017   -  Thu 26 Jan 2034


Jane Frere
Responding to public demand, Jane Frere created her own protest blackboard in her Highland studio, drawing on darker issues from the blitzing of Gaza in 2014 and the Scottish referendum, to messages smuggled from jailed human rights activists in Bahrain. The artist’s latest response reflects the world’s rude awakening to the rise of altRight, anti-immigrant bigotry, BREXIT and TRUMP.

Thu 21 Mar 2019

432 Presents

Lee 'Scratch' Perry

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Regarded with awe throughout the music world, Lee “Scratch” Perry holds status as one of the most enduring and original reggae producers and artists of all time.

Fri 10 May 2019

C Duncan

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C Duncan's music is intricately crafted out of the artist's diverse influences - his classical background intertwines with his contemporary influences, creating an entirely unique sound.

Fri 01 Nov 2019

She Drew The Gun

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She Drew The Gun make impassioned, hypnotic and darkly ornate psych-pop built around the lyrically evocative songwriting of singer-guitarist Louisa Roach. 
19:30 - 23:00