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Steel Panther Barrowland, Glasgow, 19 Mar. Billy Lockett King Tut’s, Glasgow, 23 Mar.

Glasgow, 18 Mar. Thursday 30

Redd Kross King Tut’s, Glasgow, 23 Jan. Mayday Parade QMU, Glasgow, 28 Jan.

East India Youth King Tut’s, Glasgow, 31 Jan.

John Newman O2 Academy, Glasgow, 3 Feb.

Killswitch Engage and Trivium O2 Academy, Glasgow, 4 Feb.

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros O2 ABC, Glasgow, 6 Feb. The Defiled King Tut’s, Glasgow, 10 Feb.

Edinburgh, 16 Feb.

Orla Gartland King Tut’s, Glasgow, 17 Feb. Azealia Banks O2 Academy, Glasgow, 25 Mar.

Jake Bugg Corn Exchange, Edinburgh, 22 Feb. Russell Watson Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, 28 Mar.

Blackstone Cherry Barrowland, Glasgow, 25 Feb. Jason Derulo O2 Academy, Glasgow, 31 Mar.

The Front Bottoms Electric Circus, Edinburgh, 26 Feb.

Reverend & The Makers O2 ABC, Glasgow, 4 Mar. The Overtones SECC: Clyde, Auditorium, Glasgow, 7 Mar.

Glasgow Utsav Lal Project The Glasgow Art Club, 185 Bath Street, 248 5210. 8pm. £7 (£5). See Wed 29. Edinburgh Trio Valore The Voodoo Rooms, 19a West Register Street, 556 7060. 7.30pm. £10. The three-piece of Steve White, Damon Minchella and Justin Shearn performs a laid back mix of mod and jazz with soul elements.

Friday 31

Glasgow The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show King’s Theatre, 297 Bath Street, 0844 871 7648. 3pm & 7.30pm. £17–£23. The return of the UK’s finest Rat Pack tribute night, with classic tunes including ‘Under My Skin’ and ‘Come Fly with Me’ and plenty of entertaining between-song patter.

Edinburgh Flembot The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 8pm. £5 (£4). Jazz/ R&B/hip hop crossover from bassist James Lindsay’s quintet. East Kilbride Blues’n’Trouble East Kilbride Arts Centre, Old Coach Road, 01355 261000. 8–10pm. £9 (£7). Hard rockin’ blues action from Scotland’s answer to the Blues Brothers.

Sunday 2

Glasgow Big Band Dance Night Glasgow University Union, 32 University Avenue, 416 2026. 7.30–10pm. £8. Jazz and swing social dancing session with music provided by Glaswegian jive bunnies ‘That Swing Sensation’. Hit the floor for a bit of a foxtrot or just sit back and enjoy big band classics from the likes of Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller. Wednesday 5

Peebles Eduardo Niebla Eastgate Theatre & Arts Centre, Eastgate, 01721 725777. 7.30pm. £14 (£12). Guitar virtuoso and composer performs flamenco jazz fusion. St Andrews The Big Chris Barber Band Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, 8pm. £25. Tireless veteran trombonist and his ten-piece band playing traditional jazz. Part of Fife Jazz Festival. John Burgess: So in Love Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, johnburgess. 8.30pm. £10. The tenor sax player leads a new band in renditions of well-loved tunes made famous by swing giants such as Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young and Stan Getz. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

Saturday 8

Eduardo Niebla St Bride’s Centre, 10 Orwell Terrace, 346 1405. 7.30pm. £14 (£12). See Fri 7. Dunfermline The Big Chris Barber Band and Stephanie Trick Carnegie Hall, East Port, 01383 602302. 8pm. £18.50. Jazz veteran Chris Barber and his band share a bill with young stride pianist Stephanie Trick. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

Kinghorn Inverkeithing Community Big Band Bay Hotel, Burntisland Road, 01592 892222. 1.30pm. £5. Under the direction of Margaret Douglass, the Inverkeithing Community Big Band perform the music of Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Woody Herman. Part of Fife Jazz Festival. Kirkcaldy Red Stripe Band Adam Smith Theatre, Bennochy Road, 01592 583302. 8pm. £12.50. Infected with the spirit of Jools Holland, Red Stripe play everything from blues to jump-jive, with a dash of rock and roll for good measure. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

Edinburgh The Ant Law Quartet The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 8pm. £7 (£5). Cool, straightahead jazz from this foursome led by up and coming young jazz guitarist Ant Law. Leuchars Alison Affleck & Vieux Carré St Michael’s Inn, St Michaels. 2pm. £10. Energetic hot jazz from this five-piece with singer Affleck. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

Thursday 6 Glasgow The Ant Law Quartet The Glasgow Art Club, 185 Bath Street, 248 5210. 8pm. £8 (£6). See Wed 5.

Friday 7

Edinburgh Damon Brown/Paul Kirby Quintet The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 8pm. £7 (£5). The London trumpeter and Edinburgh pianist join forces to lead this jazz five-piece. Cupar Blues’n’Trouble Elmwood College, Carslogie Road, 01334 658856. 8pm. £12. See Fri 31.

Dunfermline Woodmill High School Big Band and Charlie Stewart Carnegie Hall, East Port, 01383 602302. 6pm. £2.50. A young band from a Dunfermline high school shares the bill with jazz fiddler Stewart. Part of Fife Jazz Festival. Glenrothes Scottish Swing Orchestra Rothes Halls, Kingdom Centre, 01592 611101. 8pm. £12. Led by Dave Batchelor, the 16-strong swing orchestra plays swing, big band and jazz to get you on your feet. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

St Andrews Joe Stilgoe Byre Theatre, Abbey Street. 8pm. £12.50. Singer/songwriter/ pianist and BBC regular entertains with his unique blend of songwriting, comedy and jazz. Strangeness and Charm Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, 8.30pm. £8. New band led by Fife-based saxophonist and composer Richard Ingham. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

Sunday 9

Aberdour Alison Affleck & Vieux Carré and Grace Black Trio Woodside Hotel, 78–82 High Street, 01383 860328. 1.30pm. £10. A range of 20s and 30s songs from Alison Affleck and her band, and jazz standards from Grace Black and her trio. Part of Fife Jazz Festival. Anstruther Fife Youth Jazz Orchestra Craw’s Nest Hotel, Bankwell Road, 01333 310691. 4pm. £8. Richard Michael conducts the orchestra through a selection of big band standards and new pieces. Featuring special guest vocalist Angie King. Part of Fife Jazz Festival.

Cupar Nova Scotia Jazz Band Lomond Hills Hotel and Leisure Centre, High Street, Freuchie, 01337 857329. 4pm. £10. Expert traditional jazz featuring

UB40 O2 ABC, Glasgow, 31 Mar. Patent Pending and People on Vacation King Tut’s, Glasgow, 24 Apr.

Bleech King Tut’s, Glasgow, 29 Apr. Magnum Garage, Glasgow, 29 Mar.

Ha Ha Tonka King Tut’s, Glasgow, 10 May.

Michael Bolton Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, 16 May.

Aries Spears Oran Mor, Glasgow, 16 Jun.

Dolly Parton SECC: Hydro, Glasgow, 17 & 18 Jun. Peter Andre SECC: Clyde Auditorium, Glasgow, 18 Oct.

Phoenix Barrowland, Glasgow, 10 Feb. Architects O2ABC, Glasgow, 8 Mar.

Cate Le Bon Broadcast, Glasgow, 12 Feb. Gabriella Cilmi King Tut’s, Glasgow, 8 Mar.

Motorhead O2 Academy, Glasgow, 13 Feb. Rizzle Kicks Picture House, Edinburgh, 13 Feb; O2 Academy, Glasgow, 14 Feb.

Lissie Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 9 Mar.

Your Demise82 Cathouse, Glasgow, 13 Mar. Drake SECC: Hydro, Glasgow, 15 Mar.

The Quireboys Voodoo Rooms,

Space and Republica King Tut’s, Alfie Boe SECC: Hydro, Glasgow, 2 Dec.

Azealia Banks

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