The Week Ahead with Jools Holland and his Rhythm 'n Blues Orchestra, Olly Murs, Marc Almond, Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals, Richard Hawley, Jamie Lawson and more
Also from Monday 29th April 2019: The Wildhearts, MARINA, Nick Mason, The Undertones, Gaz Coombes, Dead Can Dance, Soft Machine, Jason Donovan, Imelda May, Liverpool SoundCity, Live at Leeds, Hit the North Festival, Josh Rouse, Don Letts, Bill Bailey, Ed Byrne and more
All prices are exclusive of booking fees and correct at the time of publication.
Line-ups for festivals subject to last-minute changes.
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|Jools Holland and his Rhythm 'n Blues Orchestra in London, Scarborough, Coventry, Warrington, Kerry, Sligo, Southend and many more from 29th April, priced from £37.50. Last few tickets||Olly Murs with Rak-Su in London, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Nottingham, Bournemouth, Birmingham, Dublin and many more from 1st May, priced £39.50. Last few tickets||Marc Almond in Nottingham, Cambridge, Bath, Gateshead, Manchester and Birmingham from 6th May, priced £40.50||Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals in London, Salford, Bournemouth, Nottingham, Llandudno, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and many more from 3rd May. Last few tickets|
|Richard Hawley in London and West Yorkshire from 4th May, priced £30. Last few tickets||The Wildhearts in London, Manchester, Edinburgh, Cardiff, Bristol, Norwich, Leeds and more from 3rd May, priced from £20||Jamie Lawson in London, Norwich, Birmingham, Manchester, Gateshead, Bristol, Glasgow and more from 2nd May, priced from £18. Last few tickets||MARINA in London, Newcastle, Glasgow, Bournemouth, Birmingham and Manchester from 29th April, priced £25. Last few tickets. Last tour was 3 years ago|
|Nick Mason 'Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets, Nick Mason's Saucerful of Secrets' in London, Cardiff, Aylesbury and Cambridge from 29th April, priced from £39.50. Limited availability||The Undertones with Neville Staple in London, Coventry, Bristol, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, Norwich and more from 2nd May, priced from £25. Last few tickets||Gaz Coombes in Bristol, Worthing, Guildford, Wolverhampton, Bedford, Exeter, Reading and more from 5th May, priced from £17.50||Dead Can Dance in London from 4th May. Limited availability. Last tour was 6 years ago|
|Soft Machine in London, Leamington Spa, York and Kinross from 2nd May, priced from £15||Jason Donovan in East Riding of Yorkshire, Frome and Bridport from 3rd May, priced £27.50||Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 'Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Rising Stars of Classical' in London from 30th April, priced £40. Last few tickets||Imelda May 'An Evening of Celtic Soul starring Imelda May' in London on 6th May|
|Wheatus in Nottingham, Wolverton, Glasgow, Merthyr Tydfil, Exeter, Bedford, Swindon and many more from 1st May, priced from £12.50||Liverpool SoundCity with Mabel, Clean Cut Kid, Loyle Carner, Shame, SOAK, The Magic Band, Louis Berry, Confidence Man, Blaenavon, The Tea Street Band, King No-One, SPINN, Jvck James, Kara Marni, Stella Donnelly, Heavy Lungs, The Lottery Winners, Red Rum Club, Husky Loops, Our Girl, Pip Blom, Sophie and the Giants, Larkins in Liverpool from 3rd May. Last few tickets||Live at Leeds with Sundara Karma, Tom Grennan, Metronomy, Black Honey, Dream Wife, Goat Girl, Ibibio Sound Machine, Swim Deep, Easy Life, Gengahr, Lauren Aquilina, Marsicans, Another Sky, Benin City, Wrestling, Dancing On Tables, Fuzzy Sun, Gently Tender, Giant Rooks, Heavy Lungs, Kingswood, No Hot Ashes [Manchester], Saint Agnes, Sports Team, Wild Youth, Zuzu in Leeds on 4th May, priced £36||Hit the North Festival 'New Stuff with Resident MC Toby Hadoke' with Jake Bugg, Comedy Store, Tom Grennan, Blaenavon, Catherine McGrath, Lauren Aquilina, Ten Tonnes, The Blinders, The Mouse Outfit in Newcastle on 5th May, priced £37.50|
|Arcadia 'Radium - UKF, Helix' with DJ EZ, Jamie Jones, Sub Focus, Hot Since 82, Dimension, Maya Jane Coles, Flava D, Sasha, Lady Leshurr, Dave Clarke [DJ], Lethal Bizzle, Melé, Ed Rush, Maxxi Soundsystem, DJ Fabio, Pillowtalk, Grooverider, PBR Streetgang, The Prototypes, Toddla T, DJ Slipmatt, Ed Solo in London from 4th May||Desertfest in London from 3rd May. Limited availability||Handmade Festival with Metronomy, The Sherlocks, Black Honey, Ibibio Sound Machine, Jamie Lenman, Josefin Öhrn, Dream State, Blood Youth, Life, Heavy Lungs in Leicester on 5th May, priced £35||Stag and Dagger with Rat Boy, Dream Wife, Goat Girl, The Ninth Wave, Strange Bones, Gently Tender, Wasuremono, Daddy Issues in Glasgow on 5th May, priced £25|
|The Great British Food Festival in London, Chesterfield, Wolverhampton, Leeds, Lincolnshire, Neath Port Talbot, Reading and more from 4th May, priced from £6||Whitney - Queen Of The Night in London, Stockport, Sunderland, Southend, Leeds, Whitley Bay, Glasgow and many more from 3rd May, priced £26||That'll Be the Day 'rescheduled from December' in London, Aylesbury, Stoke, Torquay, Birmingham, Whitley Bay, Edinburgh and more from 3rd May, priced £26||Amour in London from 2nd May - last tickets available now|
|Leo Sayer 'Just a Boy at 70' in London, Swindon, Barnstaple, Buxton, Shrewsbury, Yarm, Bolton and many more from 2nd May, priced from £31.90. Last few tickets||Josh Rouse with Grant Lee Phillips in Edinburgh and Salford from 2nd May, priced £20||Lucy Spraggan in London, Dundee, Inverness, Stornoway, Aberdeen, Perth, Liverpool and more from 1st May, priced from £16||SOAK in London, Liverpool, Kendal, Manchester, Leeds, Glasgow, Kings Heath and more from 3rd May, priced from £10|
|Show of Hands in London, Eastbourne, Cranbrook, Exeter, Devon, Stockton-on-Tees, Bath and more from 3rd May, priced from £22.50||Spear of Destiny in London, Middlesbrough, Bathgate, Huddersfield, Nuneaton, Bedford, Manchester and more from 1st May, priced from £15||The Kingdom Choir in London, Sheffield, Southend, Leicester, Nottingham, Manchester, York and many more from 30th April||Twisted Wheel in London, Doncaster, Huddersfield, Leicester, Bedford, Coventry, Newcastle and many more from 3rd May, priced from £7|
|John Otway in London, Sheffield, Worthing, Newton Abbot, Newport [Isle of Wight], Cardiff, Wolverhampton and many more from 5th May, priced from £10||Daniel O'Donnell in Southport, Galway, Kilkenny, County Cavan, Donegal, Ballymena and York from 5th May. Last few tickets||Crazy P in Nottingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Brighton, Bristol, Glasgow, Liverpool and more from 3rd May, priced from £15||The Futureheads in London, Newcastle, Stoke, Cardiff, Brighton, Norwich and Nottingham from 3rd May, priced from £15. Last tour was 6 years ago|
|Terrorvision 'How to Make Friends... plus more' in London, Leeds, Bristol, Nottingham and Manchester from 1st May, priced from £22.50||Boyce Avenue in London, Glasgow, Manchester and Dublin from 3rd May, priced £30||Derrick Carter 'Augmented presents: Derrick Carter (extended set)' in London and Manchester from 4th May, priced from £8||Cleveland Watkiss 'Guildhall Jazz Festival: Cleveland Watkiss UK All Stars' in London from 1st May|
|Don Letts in Manchester, Cumbria and Lewes from 3rd May, priced from £12||A Place To Bury Strangers in Leeds, Birmingham and Nottingham from 29th April, priced from £12||Bugge Wesseltoft in London and Manchester from 5th May, priced from £22.50. Last tour was 8 years ago||Kyle Falconer in Chester, York, Carlisle, Wolverton, Brighton, Norwich, Doncaster and many more from 2nd May, priced from £14|
|Mini Mansions in London, Glasgow, Dublin, Kings Heath, Southampton, Cardiff, Bedford and more from 6th May, priced £14||Fat White Family in London, Southampton, Brighton, Bristol, Manchester, Glasgow, Temple Bar and more from 1st May, priced from £5||Blaenavon in Dublin, Belfast, Sheffield, Nottingham, Leicester, Oxford, Cardiff and more from 1st May, priced from £12||Single Mothers in London, Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Cardiff, Oxford, Brighton and more from 2nd May, priced from £8|
|Wreckless Eric 'moved from The Ruby Lounge' in London, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Nottingham, Newcastle, Bristol and more from 2nd May, priced from £12.50||Martin Harley in London, Bangor, Cambridge, Staffordshire, Edinburgh, Newcastle, Leeds and more from 4th May, priced from £16.50||Angel Haze in London, Glasgow, Norwich, Dublin, Digbeth, Manchester and Bristol from 2nd May, priced from £13. Last tour was 3 years ago||Motorheadache 'RESCHEDULED' in London, Bridgend, Wolverhampton, Cannock, York, Wakefield and Norwich from 4th May, priced from £8|
|Sex Gang Children in London, Manchester, Glasgow, York, Bedford, Sheffield and Leeds from 3rd May, priced from £16. Last tour was 3 years ago||Glen Matlock 'moved from Patterns' with Earl Slick in London, Brighton, Southend, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Norwich and Manchester from 2nd May, priced from £15||Bakar 'rescheduled from March' in London, Glasgow, Manchester, Brighton, Digbeth, Leeds, Newcastle and more from 1st May, priced £10||Sam Fender in London, Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham, Exeter and Bristol from 2nd May, priced from £12.50|
|Black Honey in Bedford, Stoke, Edinburgh, Dublin, Southampton, Tunbridge Wells and Guildford from 29th April, priced £11||Honeyblood in London, Norwich, Cambridge, Leicester, York, Stockton-on-Tees, Wolverhampton and many more from 30th April, priced from £12.50||Vukovi in London, Tunbridge Wells, Norwich, Guildford, Cheltenham, Southampton, Derby and more from 1st May, priced from £6.60||All Them Witches in Brighton, Manchester and Cardiff from 6th May, priced £12|
|Josefin Öhrn in London, Kings Heath, Newcastle, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol, Brighton and more from 30th April, priced from £11.50||CHILDCARE in London, Glasgow, St. Albans, Bournemouth, Wolverton, Guildford, Bedford and more from 3rd May, priced from £5||Hypnotic Brass Ensemble in London and Kings Heath from 6th May, priced from £15||Ishmael Ensemble in Glasgow, Manchester, Kings Heath, York, Brighton and Cardiff from 4th May, priced from £8|
|Bill Bailey in Brighton, Southampton, Doncaster, Halifax, Hull, Manchester, Sheffield and many more from 4th May, priced from £35||Ed Byrne in London, Buckinghamshire, Bristol, Hertfordshire, Worcester, Southampton, Stafford and many more from 4th May, priced from £20||Ruby Wax 'How to Be Human' in London, Belfast, Brighton, Salford, Southend, Swindon, Birmingham and many more from 5th May, priced from £18||Jim Smith 'Back to the Teuchter' in Ayr, Elgin, Falkirk, Perth and Kinross, Renfrewshire, Banchory, East Kilbride and many more from 3rd May, priced from £12|
|Danny Baker 'Good Time Charlie's Back' in London, York, Newcastle, Nottingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and more from 29th April, priced from £22.50||Alun Cochrane in London from 30th April||Andy Parsons in London, Buckinghamshire and Wrexham from 3rd May, priced from £10||Tom Stade in London, Dublin, Salford, Leeds and Birmingham from 4th May, priced from £17.50|