Tue 02 Apr 2019

Tim Hecker

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Few in the field of explorative ambient music have remained as questing and unclassifiable as Canadian composer Tim Hecker. The experiential composer's ninth official full-length, Konoyo was largely recorded during several trips to Japan where he collaborated with members of the gagaku ensemble Tokyo Gakuso, in a temple on the outskirts of Tokyo.
20:00 - 23:00

Thu 04 Apr 2019


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Pinegrove come to Summerhall in 2019.

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

Fri 12 Apr 2019

Optimo (Espacio)

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The legendary duo of JD Twitch and JG Wilkes return to Summerhall with another Optimo (Espacio) evening this April.

Sat 13 Apr 2019


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Hip-hop activist Lowkey makes a triumphant return to the live scene off the back of Ghosts of Grenfell - a devastating event that he witnessed first hand.

Thu 18 Apr 2019

Hollie McNish

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Ted Hughes Award winner Hollie McNish is a poet whose readings are not to be missed. Here, she will be joining us to perform poems, read from and chat honestly and openly from her latest poetry collections.

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

Wed 24 Apr 2019

NEHH presents... The Sun Ra Arkestra

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The Sun Ra Arkestra, under the able direction of altosaxophonist Marshall Allen since Sun Ra left the planet in 1993, returns to Edinburgh in April.

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 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.

Sat 11 May 2019


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PAWS return to Summerhall's Dissection Room this May with their upcoming fourth record, Your Church On My Bonfire. Tickets available.
20:00 - 23:00

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.

Thu 23 May 2019

Severed Heads + NOL

Please note this performance has moved to The Wee Red Bar, ECA Main Building and Hunter Building, 74 Lauriston Pl, Edinburgh EH3 9DF
Since 1979 Australian music pioneers Severed Heads has thumped out a noisy disco sound that's inspired dance styles from EBM to Chicago House.
19:30 - 22:00

Thu 23 May 2019

Easy Star All-Stars playing 'Dub Side of the Moon'

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Easy Star All-Stars perform their classic tribute record Dub Side of the Moon at Summerhall, Edinburgh.
19:30 - 22:30

Fri 24 May 2019

Erol Alkan

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Sneaky Petes are throwing a big party at Summerhall to welcome back producer, DJ and label founder Erol Alkan.
23:00 - 03:00

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.

Sat 08 Jun 2019

A.A. Bondy

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ENDERNESS, A.A. Bondy’s first album in eight years, was finished the day before a wildfire burned his house down. He recorded and played everything himself. Fat Possum will release on May 10.

Sat 08 Jun 2019

The Orb - 30th Anniversary Tour

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Ambient House pioneers The Orb come to Summerhall, Edinburgh as part of their 30th anniversary tour.
19:00 - 23:00

Fri 14 Jun 2019


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Aslan come to Edinburgh's Summerhall this June - tickets available Monday 18th March at 9am.
19:30 - 23:00

Fri 02 Aug 2019

Free Love

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Free Love is the latest manifestation of Scottish duo Suzanne Rodden and Lewis Cook (FKA Happy Meals) - a continuation and progression of their utopian dance pop experiments.