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Thu 30 Jun 2022 @ 7:30 pm

Nothing Ever Happens Here

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

As the Spring of discontent took hold on 2020, Scottish composer and producer Andrew Wasylyk sought shelter in the familiar. Low-light morning walks in Dundee’s 19th century Balgay Park acted as sanctuary and solace to events happening in the world outside. Wasylyk’s acclaimed new album, ‘Balgay Hill: Morning In Magnolia’ presents itself as a collection of recreational meditations embed with blue and golden melodies that land in a territory akin to experimentalists such as Robert Wyatt and Virginia Astley.

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Sat 02 Jul 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

Fresh from recording the latest (self titled) Meursault record on the Isle of Skye, Neil Scott Pennycook and cohorts descend upon Summerhall with an offering of songs old and new. As always, the cast that comprises the Meursault live band is ever changing, so expect some new faces and sounds, some special guests and the

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Sun 03 Jul 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:35 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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The legendary Catherine Frot stars in this engaging comedy as Eve Vernet, the greatest rose grower in France. A once booming business, Eve’s farm is now on the verge of bankruptcy and in danger of being bought by a powerful competitor. Her secretary Véra (Olivia Côte) believes she has found a solution and hires three

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Sun 03 Jul 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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In the aftermath of French Presidential Election fever, it seems fitting that this witty and razor-sharp comedy should return to the big screen. Young graduate Arthur Vlamrick (Raphaël Personnaz) is hired as a speechwriter for the tough-talking Minister of Foreign Affairs Alexandre Taillard de Vorms (Thierry Lhermitte) and rather than idealism what he finds a

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Sun 10 Jul 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:22 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Considered a tour-de-force of editing, featuring excerpts from over 700 films, Paris 1900 is a fascinating glimpse of a bygone era. Step back in time to the French capital at the beginning of the 20th century, and the final years of La Belle Époque.

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Sun 10 Jul 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:48 pm

Screen Horizons

Venue

Cinema
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL
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Thirty dancers from hip-hop, break, vogue, and other non-traditional genres descend on Paris’s legendary Opéra Bastille to reinvent Jean-Philippe Rameau’s baroque masterpiece Les Indes galantes. Intense, mesmerising, energetic and a powerful ode to life and art – this is an inspiring documentary, unmissable.

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Wed 13 Jul 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

432 Presents

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

A Northumbrian singer/songwriter with a flair for shambolic psych-folk and exploratory rock, Richard Dawson became a fixture in the underground folk scene with his distinctive blend of traditional English folk music.

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Tue 16 Aug 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

Panthers prowling through a desert. Cowgirls swaggering into a saloon and kicking up dust. Riding shotgun with a Tarantino heroine. Having the fiesta of your lives under a giant piñata with all your friends. Los Bitchos’ hallucinatory surf-exotica is as evocative as it is playful: the London-based pan-continental group could well be your new favourite

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Wed 17 Aug 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Nothing Ever Happens Here

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

The past few years have seen Le Bon emerge as a much lauded and sought-after collaborator,  producing albums for contemporaries such as Deerhunter (Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared?), John Grant (Boy from Michigan), and forthcoming albums from both Devendra Banhart and H. Hawkline. She’s not so much a gun for hire as a multi-faceted artist

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Wed 24 Aug 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Nothing Ever Happens Here

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

The duo of Merill Garbus and Nate Brenner, tUnE-yArDs combines soulful vocals, unusual percussion, and trenchant social commentary into uniquely vibrant music.

Their 2021 album Sketchy., builds on the introspective feel of their previous work with an energetic, dynamic approach.

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Thu 25 Aug 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Nothing Ever Happens Here

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

For over twenty years, Efterklang have been pushing the barriers of experimental, electronic, emotional chamber-pop. Announcing their sixth studio album Windflowers, their first for City Slang, the Danish trio of Mads Brauer, Rasmus Stolberg and Casper Clausen continue a creative journey that’s brought them closer together, even as their lives grow apart. Channelling the motifs of hope and change its namesake flora represents, the album sees their many years of collaboration and experimentation distilled into some of their most concise, most direct and confidently Efterklang-style pop songs to date.

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Sun 28 Aug 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

432 Presents

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

One of the most acclaimed acts of the early 21st century, Deerhoof mix vibrant melodies, noise, and an experimental spirit into utterly distinctive music. Their approach was so singular that they could explore any style or influence — from classic rock to classical music — and make it sound purely Deerhoof.

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Wed 31 Aug 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

432 Presents

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

Ignorance, the critically acclaimed album by the The Weather Station, begins enigmatically; a hissing hi hat, a stuttering drum beat. A full minute passes before the entry of Tamara Lindeman’s voice, gentle, conversational, intoning; “I never believed in the robber”. A jagged music builds, with stabbing strings, saxophone, and several layers of percussion, and the

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Sat 15 Oct 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Summerhall Presents

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

The classic hits Debbie Harry & Blondie created in the late 70s & early 80s are both timeless & almost endless. This special new project sees all the Blondie hits you know & love recreated at this special, Saturday night show by the supremely talented Transatlantic Ensemble – a Summerhall staple beloved for their multiple-sell out show Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours.

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Wed 19 Oct 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

DF Concerts

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

The Wannadies are one of Sweden’s sweetest secrets, a band that was lucky enough to look beyond the pop sensations of Abba, Ace of Base, and Roxette to establish a career inside modern rock. Hailing from Skelleftea, the Wannadies formed in the late ’80s and brought Sweden’s alternative rock scene to the forefront nearly a decade later.

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Mon 24 Oct 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

432 Presents

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

Formed in the Spring of 2006, Bodega is quickly becoming known as a serious young force in the jamband scene. Members Nick Bockrath (guitar), Peter Madonna (guitar), Steve Lyons (upright/electric bass), and Jeremy Worthington (drums/percussion) shared a vision of creating a group with an emphasis on danceable grooves, developed compositions, and positive vibes. With influences

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Fri 28 Oct 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Form by arrangement with Fire Proof Talent

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

Kosheen, one of the UK’s booming live electronic music showstoppers, broke into prominence with their debut hit ‘Hide U‘ off their debut album in 2001, the platinum selling Resist, following by crossover hits ‘Catch‘, ‘Hungry‘ and ‘All In My Head‘. Kosheen successfully placed two UK Top Ten albums, topped the UK and European music charts and won lots of awards with their unique blend of breakbeat rhythms of drum’n’bass to more traditional songcraft, a side of the band embodied by singer and songwriter Sian Evans.

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Thu 03 Nov 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

432 Presents

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

Injury Reserve is an American hip hop group formed in 2013 in Tempe, Arizona.

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Sat 26 Nov 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Nothing Ever Happens Here

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

Stina Marie Claire is the new solo project of singer/songwriter Stina Tweeddale aka Honeyblood. She revealed the new project in August 2021, developed with the support of her fans throughout 2020 while she was unable to tour and record with her supporting live band. A significant departure from her usual rock-pop sound, Stina Marie Claire delivers heart-wrenchingly poignant bedroom pop; returning to her DIY roots and looking inwards to present songs fuelled with vulnerable, tender lyrics which are fitting of current times.

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Wed 21 Dec 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

World Headquarters

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
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Phone:
0131 560 1580

The ‘Transatlantic Ensemble’ return to Summerhall Edinburgh, by popular demand, for a Xmas special on Wednesday December 21st, 2022, to perform Fleetwood Mac’s iconic ‘Rumours’ album in its entirety, plus loads of other well known Fleetwood Mac treats. Experience one of the greatest albums of all time, lovingly & accurately recreated live.

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Thu 20 Apr 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Venue

Dissection Room
1 Summerhall
Edinburgh, EH9 1PL United Kingdom
Phone:
0131 560 1580

Shonen Knife return to Summerhall as part of their 40th anniversary UK tour this October! Shonen Knife are a ground-breaking all-female Japanese, pop-punk rock trio formed in Osaka in 1981, when Naoko Yamana first heard late ‘70’s punk-pop, particularly The Ramones. Inspired, the band crafted their own idiosyncratic songs, fashioned brightly coloured outfits and DIY albums.