Officially the last live show ever from Orkestra del Sol!
Celebrating 14 joyous years of big-hearted, sun-soaked music, ridiculous stage antics and a penchant for polkas, Orkestra del Sol host an extra-special farewell party before hanging up their horns for good.
Playing music from all four albums, divided into three chapters and featuring special guests, ex-members and farewell surprises, the Orkestra invite you into their red ‘n’ black world one final time, until on the stroke of midnight, all will go quiet.
The live music starts at 7.30pm. FANS – DO NOT MISS THIS SHOW!
To celebrate the end of a joyous 14 years as a performing band, Edinburgh’s Orkestra del Sol present a Summerhall all-dayer! Part one is a family-friendly cabaret in the cafe for all ages – magical moments and family fun from the Orkestra’s multi-talented extended family.
Anarchic, experimental German rock band faUSt formed in 1971, influencing bands such as Joy Division, Sonic Youth and Radiohead. Still avant garde almost 50 years later, the latest incarnation of the band is touring their new album, Fresh Air. “It roars with sadness and anger at a world’s squandered opportunities.” The Quietus
Cold Turkey (is or is not): Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit), Withered Hand, Hollie McNish & Michael Pedersen (Neu! Reekie!). Cold Turkey is the debut outing of what may or may not evolve into an international touring show. There may or may not be a Q&A session. There will be a grand finale for which Hollie McNish is bringing her recorder, Pedersen has found a bell – Withered Hand and Scott Hutchison have the rest covered.
Janka Nabay is the undisputed king of bubu, a frantically-paced dance music with ancient, magical origins in Sierra Leone. The Bubu Gang are the posse of musical collaborators he has hooked up with in the US to create a wild, high-octane juggernaut of call-and-response vocal interplay, juddering dancefloor rhythms, synths and guitars.