The Week Ahead: Jools Holland, Paolo Nutini, New Kids on the Block, Fatboy Slim, Julie Andrews, One Direction and more

Posted: 13th May 2014

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This week:


Jools Holland and his Rhythm 'n Blues Orchestra from 21st May onwards in Wolverhampton, Scarborough, St. Albans, Monmouthshire, Wakefield and many more from £19 to £45. Some tickets available
Paolo Nutini from 24th May onwards in Manchester, Edinburgh, Bridlington, Wolverhampton, Brighton and more from £29.50 to £35. Limited tickets available
New Kids on the Block from 23rd to 31st May in Newcastle from £19.50 to £35.70 - spaces available
Fatboy Slim on 24th May and 13th July in Portrush from £22 to £65. Some tickets available
One Direction 'Where We Are Tour' from 23rd May to 8th June in Dublin, Sunderland, Manchester, Edinburgh, Wembley and more from £43 to £48. Some tickets available
The Undertones on 23rd May and 27th September in Camden, Oxford, Southampton, West Yorkshire and Glasgow from £18 to £22.50. Some tickets available
The Wonder Stuff on 23rd May and 11th July in Bristol and Flintshire from £17.50. Some tickets available
Camera Obscura from 25th to 31st May in Belfast, Dublin from £12 to £15 - standing tickets available
Paul Heaton from 20th May to 7th June in Newcastle from £17 to £19.50. Some tickets available
Wednesday 13 'Undead Unplugged - An acoustic evening with' from 21st to 31st May in Southampton, Bristol, Newcastle from £10 upwards
Gareth Malone 'The Live Tour' from 21st May to 10th June in Hammersmith, Blackpool, Oxford, Birmingham, Manchester and many more from £22 to £29. Tickets available
Oysterband on 21st May and 27th September in Bristol, Matlock and Sussex from £18 to £20. Tickets available
Swans from 22nd May to 2nd June in Manchester, Newcastle from £17.50 to £22.50 - tickets available
Roddy Frame on 22nd May in Shepherds Bush, as well as an autumn tour in Aberdeen, Glasgow, Salford and Birmingham from £20 to £25. some tickets available
Mad Professor from 22nd to 25th May in Newcastle from £6.50 to £15 - last few tickets
Ned's Atomic Dustbin, Wedding Present, Cud, Sultans of Ping, Frank and Walters from 24th May in Manchester, Hebden Bridge, Brighton, Southsea, Bristol and many more - some tickets available
Bad Manners from 23rd May to 21st December in Cardiff, Reading, Hertford, Manchester, Wakefield and many more from £15 to £32.50. some tickets available
Less Than Jake on 23rd May in Bridgend from £16.50 - just a few tickets left
The Orb from 24th May to 21st February 2015 in Frome, Chester, Glasgow, Brighton, Oxford and many more from £15 to £18. Some tickets available
Venetian Snares on 24th and 25th May in Kings Cross, Manchester and from £12.50 upwards. Some tickets available. Support from Luke Vibert, Red Snapper.
Gabriella Cilmi from 25th to 29th May in Brighton, Manchester, Glasgow, Nottingham and Bristol from £8
Peace at Dot to Dot from 23rd May onwards in Manchester, Bristol, Nottingham etc...
Bearded Theory Festival from 22nd to 25th May in Derbyshire featuring Peter Hook & The Light, Oysterband, Fishbone, 3 Daft Monkeys, Membranes etc..


Slam Dunk Festival featuring All-American Rejects, Less Than Jake, We Are The In Crowd, Motion City Soundtrack - depending on region, from 23rd to 27th May in Edinburgh, Leeds, Hatfield, Wolverhampton and Cardiff. Tickets available
Dot to Dot featuring Peace, Real Estate, Frank Hamilton, Sivu, Barbarossa, Caveman, fyfe and more from 23rd May to 25th May in Manchester, Bristol and Nottingham. Tickets available
Ireby Festival featuring Eddi Reader, The Bills, Martyn Joseph, Eliza Gilkyson, Amanda Shires and more on 234rd and 24th May in Cumbria
Montrose Music Festival featuring Status Quo, Chris Helme, Paul Lamb and many more from 24th to 25th May in Montrose. Tickets available

Theatre, Comedy and Arts

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time from 22nd May to 14th February 2015 in Bridport, London and Salford from £8 to £15. some tickets available
Things We Do For Love from 19th May to 14th June in Richmond. some tickets available
Scottish Opera 'Madama Butterfly' from 21st May to 3rd August in Glasgow. some tickets available
Julie Andrews from 24th May to 1st June in Birmingham, Liverpool, Hammersmith and Bournemouth from £30 to £40 - tickets available
Paul Pledger