Sat 14 Dec 2019

Siobhan Wilson & Friends

19:00 - 22:00

To celebrate the release of her upcoming EP release this Winter, Edinburgh-based Siobhan Wilson returns to the Summerhall Dissection Room to enchant you with emotionally-driven, ethereal songs. The EP ... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 14 Dec 2019

Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion Fundrasing Ceilidh with Dr Reelgood

19:30 - 00:00

In the midst of a climate emergency, it’s important to remember to DANCE.Join Dr Reelgood's Ceilidh in supporting the rebellion! CEILIDH DANCING – RAFFLE DRAW – WHISKY TOSS – XR WELCOME & INFO -... [more]

Fri 13 Dec 2019

Dreadzone

19:00 - 23:00

One of the most energetic, exciting and powerful live bands to emerge from the post-rave scene, Dreadzone have steadily been releasing albums and progressively bettering, refining and perfecting their own unique and... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 10 Dec 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Fri 06 Dec 2019

The Chats

19:00 - 22:00

The Chats are a pub-punk shed-rock band from Queensland Australia. They began playing together in high school, releasing their debut self-titled EP a month away from graduating. About nine months out of high school, The... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 06 Dec 2019

Cold Turkey's Warm Stuffing: Kathryn Joseph, Hollie McNish, Michael Pedersen, Withered Hand

19:30 - late

Kathryn Joseph joins us for Cold Turkey this December - the haunting songs of Kathryn's debut album Bones You Have Thrown Me and Blood You've Spilled won the Scottish Album of the Year Award in 2015 Hollie... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 03 Dec 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Sun 01 Dec 2019

Aldous Harding

15:00 - 18:00 / 19:30 - 22:30 (sold out)

An artist of rare calibre, Aldous Harding does more than sing; she conjures a singular intensity. Her body and face a weapon of theatre, Harding dances with steeled fervor, baring her teeth like a Bunraku puppet's... [more]

Standing only

Sat 30 Nov 2019

Summerhall and St. Andrew's Fair Saturday present: Fair Play

19:30 - 22:30

'Fair Saturday: A global movement supporting social causes through art and culture.’ Edinburgh’s favourite independent performing arts venue Summerhall has teamed up with international cultural phenomenon Fair... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 29 Nov 2019

World Headquarters & Nat Turner Live

100% Soul with Voices of Virtue Gospel Choir (live)

19:00 - 22:00

100% Soul with Voices of Virtue Gospel Choir (live), returns to Summerhall this November. This amazing show sold out at this Summer's Festival literally weeks in advance... The outstanding Voices of Virtue Gospel... [more]

Standing only. Contact venue with additional access requirements

Tue 26 Nov 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Sat 23 Nov 2019

The Dissection: Arab Strap's Philophobia

20:00 - 22:00

The Dissection returns to Summerhall, a series of music and conversation dedicated to exploring classic Scottish albums with the people who made them. Under the microscope this time is Arab Strap’s seminal 1998... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 23 Nov 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is a monthly club night based in arts venue & former veterinary school Summerhall.Each month resident DJs Yves and William Francis (and guests) play unboundaried dance music across genres on the main... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Thu 21 Nov 2019

David Thomas Broughton + Thor & Friends

19:30 - 22:30

A double-headline show featuring David Thomas Broughton and Thor & Friends. Support from Faith Eliott. David Thomas Broughton Celebrated live performer exploring awkwardness through songs of beauty and... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 19 Nov 2019

Angel Bat Dawid (CANCELLED)

19:30 - 22:30

Composer, clarinetist, singer & spiritual jazz soothsayer Angel Bat Dawid descended on Chicago's jazz & improvised music scene just a few years ago. In very short time, the potency, prowess, spirit &... [more]

This event has been cancelled

Tue 19 Nov 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Sun 17 Nov 2019

Aly Bain, Ale Möller & Bruce Molsky

19:30 - 22:30

Shetland fiddle maestro Aly Bain, Swedish multi-instrumentalist Ale Möller, and American fiddler, singer, guitarist and banjo player Bruce Molsky unite to explore their Celtic, Nordic and Appalachian cultures. They... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sun 17 Nov 2019

Declan McKenna

19:00 -22:00

British indie singer/songwriter Declan McKenna first emerged in 2015 with the shimmering, politically charged single Brazil, which directly addressed the corruption scandal then engulfing soccer's governing body, FIFA.... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Fri 15 Nov 2019

The KT Bush Band

19:30 - 22:30

Featuring original members of Kate Bush's 1977 KT Bush Band, this is far more than a Kate Bush tribute act. Guitarist Brian Bath went on, with Del Palmer, to perform on the original Tour Of Life with Kate, as well as on... [more]

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Wed 13 Nov 2019

Xylouris White

19:30 - 22:30

Xylouris White is firmly rooted in the past and future. Playing Cretan music of original and traditional composition, the band consists of Georgios Xylouris on Cretan laouto and vocals and Jim White on drum... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 12 Nov 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Tue 05 Nov 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Fri 01 Nov 2019

She Drew The Gun

19:30 - 23:00

She Drew The Gun make impassioned, hypnotic and darkly ornate psych-pop built around the lyrically evocative songwriting of singer-guitarist Louisa Roach. Under the moniker She Drew The Gun, the Wirral native started... [more]

Standing Only. 27 stairs to venue

Thu 31 Oct 2019

The Wicker Man (18) - Hallowe'en Special Screening

20:30 - 22:15

Celebrate Hallowe’en with a cult classic in its final cut. One of the most disturbing and audacious horror films of all time revolves around a young girl’s disappearance which brings police sergeant Neil Howie... [more]

Unreserved seating. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 29 Oct 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Sat 26 Oct 2019

XO: A Celebration of Elliott Smith In Aid of Tiny Changes

19:00 - 22:00

Some of our favourite Scottish artists come together this October to celebrate the songs of the iconic Elliott Smith, in aid of the mental health charity Tiny Changes. Line up: James Yorkston Rachel... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Sat 26 Oct 2019

Rhythm Machine

23:00 - 03:00

Rhythm Machine is a night of unboundaried dance music and contemporary art. In October guest artist Natasha Ruwona presents new work in the Anatomy Lecture Theatre as DJs Yves & William Francis play everything... [more]

LAST ENTRY 1AM. Standing only.

Fri 25 Oct 2019

Bombskare: Skalloween

19:00 - 23:00

The bishops of bounce, the sorcerers of skank, the undisputed masters of Scottish death reggae come to Summerhall for a special Halloween show. Bomskare returned with a brand new album A Million Ways To Die in March... [more]

Standing only. Please contact venue with any access requirements.

Tue 22 Oct 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Edinburgh Ceilidh Club

20:00 - 23:00

The Edinburgh Ceilidh Club bring you Edinburgh's best regular ceilidhs. Every Tuesday evening we have the best of Scottish ceilidh bands at Summerhall. The bands have a caller who will teach the dances, so the event is... [more]

Book in advance to avoid disappointment. Due to high volumes of demand, websales may not be available at time of day release.