The Week Ahead with Eric Clapton, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Manic Street Preachers, Foals, Lewis Capaldi, Four Tet, The Horrors, Gods of Rap with Wu-Tang Clan, Public Enemy, De La Soul and more
Also taking place from Monday 6th May 2019: Marc Almond, David Sanborn, Fairport Convention, KRS-One, The Great Escape, Philip Glass, Mostly Autumn, Jason Lytle, Seth Lakeman, Russell Howard, Daniel Sloss, Ian McKellen, SPINN 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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|Eric Clapton in London from 13th May, priced £125. Last few tickets now available||Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds with Gaz Coombes in London, Edinburgh, Llandudno, Hull, Cardiff, Norwich, Manchester and more from 7th May, priced from £25. Last few tickets||Manic Street Preachers 'This is My Truth Tell Me Yours - Anniversary' in London, Dublin, Cambridge, Bath, Manchester, Birmingham, Southampton and more from 12th May, priced from £39.50. Last few tickets||Foals in London, Brighton, Leeds, Newcastle, Manchester, Cranbrook, Digbeth and more from 10th May, priced from £39.50. Last few tickets|
|Marc Almond in Nottingham, Cambridge, Bath, Gateshead, Manchester and Birmingham from 6th May, priced £40.50||Lewis Capaldi with Kara Marni, Easy Life in London, Brighton, Scarborough, Dublin, Belfast, Manchester, Birmingham and many more from 9th May, priced from £19.50. Last few tickets||David Sanborn 'David Sanborn Acoustic Band, featuring Billy Kilson, Ben Williams, Andy Ezrin' in London from 7th May. Last tour was 4 years ago||Four Tet in London from 8th May. Last few tickets|
|The Horrors in London on 9th May||Gods Of Rap with Wu-Tang Clan, Public Enemy, De La Soul in London, Manchester, Glasgow and Dublin from 10th May||Fairport Convention in London, Lowdham, Glasgow, Birmingham and Sevenoaks from 10th May, priced from £25||KRS-One 'rescheduled from October' in London, Exeter, Bristol, Birmingham, Norwich, Leeds, Newcastle and more from 13th May, priced from £16|
|The Great Escape Festival in Brighton with Lewis Capaldi, AJ Tracey, Casey Lowry, Connie Constance, Fontaines D.C., Fuzzy Sun, Jvck James, Steam Down and more from 9th May||Discogs Crate Diggers 'Crate Diggers' with Sister Sledge, David Rodigan, General Levy, Fullee Love, Zion Train, JFB in Brighton on 11th May||Incineration Fest with Mayhem, Carpathian Forest, Winterfylleth, Septic Flesh, Necronautical in London on 11th May, priced £49.50||Philip Glass 'The Bowie Symphonies' in London on 9th May. Limited availability|
|J Mascis 'rescheduled from January' in London, Brighton, Leeds, Glasgow, Oxford, Nottingham, Liverpool and more from 9th May, priced from £20. Last tour was 4 years ago||Jason Lytle in London, Galway, Nottingham, Salford, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle and more from 11th May, priced from £15. Last tour was 6 years ago||Mostly Autumn in Leamington Spa, Devon, Southampton, Wolverhampton, York and St. Helens from 11th May, priced from £14||Geno Washington in London, Sussex, Frome, Lewes and Cambridge from 11th May, priced from £16|
Photo: Jason Sheldon link
|The Blockheads 'Lincoln Blues, Rhythm and Rock Festival' with Stevie Nimmo, Elles Bailey in London, Lincoln, Hove, Edinburgh and Glasgow from 11th May, priced from £25||TV Smith in Swindon, Nottingham, Leeds, Bristol and Reading from 10th May, priced from £8||Seth Lakeman in Penzance and Brighton from 8th May, priced from £22.50. Last few tickets||Jocelyn Brown in London from 11th May, priced £25. Last few tickets|
Photo: Ami Barwell link
|Ruby Turner in Salford and Whitley Bay from 12th May, priced £25||Levellers in Buxton, Worcestershire, Northampton, Halifax and Glasgow from 8th May, priced from £25. Last few tickets||Nine Below Zero in London, Grimsby, Bury St Edmunds, Dartford, Southend, Southampton, Liverpool and many more from 10th May, priced from £16||Stone Foundation in London, Oxford, Southampton, York, Birmingham, Belfast, Edinburgh and many more from 10th May, priced from £15|
|Matthew and the Atlas in London, Brighton, Bristol, Cardiff, Nottingham, Birmingham, Norwich and more from 12th May, priced from £12.50||Tide Lines in London, Chester, Nottingham, Newcastle, Manchester, Edinburgh, Wick and more from 9th May, priced from £12||W. H. Lung in London, Liverpool, Glasgow, Nottingham, Brighton, Bristol, Southampton and more from 11th May, priced from £10||The Beths in London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Bristol, Brighton and Manchester from 13th May, priced from £9. Last few tickets|
|Russell Howard 'Russell Howard and Friends: Work in Progress [rescheduled from February]' in London, Dublin, Newcastle, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Birmingham, Cardiff and more from 13th May, priced from £10||Daniel Sloss in London, Leeds, Hull, Sheffield, Durham, Southend, Bournemouth and many more from 10th May, priced £17.50||John Robins in London, Luton, Wells, Manchester, Leeds, Bristol, Maidstone and many more from 8th May, priced from £10||Greg Davies with Romesh Ranganathan, Lou Sanders, Ed Gamble in London on 9th May, priced £20|
|Ian McKellen in Aylesbury, Cheltenham, Bolton, Sheffield, Hull, York, Dorset and more from 6th May. Last few tickets||Jon Ronson 'Tales from the Last Days of August' in London, Cambridge, Bath, Brighton, Cardiff, Birmingham, Liverpool and more from 6th May, priced from £25||SPINN 'moved from The Victoria Inn' in London, Derby, Southampton, Newcastle, Birmingham, Huddersfield, Aberdeen and more from 7th May, priced from £8||Andrea Gibson in London, Hove, Birmingham, Cardiff, Nottingham, Manchester, Leeds and more from 12th May, priced £20|