Tuesday 2 June 2015

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Gloucestershire music festivals guide

Catch top musical talent in the great Gloucestershire outdoors, with SoGlos’s dedicated music festivals guide.

Spanning every genre a music lover could hope for, don’t miss the Gloucestershire Music Festival guide 2015.

Events

Adam Sweet gig at Café Rene

Wednesday 3 June 2015

Expect bluesy music and exceptional guitar-playing when Adam Sweet plays at Cafe Rene.

Blues singer, Adam Sweet, will take the Café Rene stage this June with his beautiful blues music and skilful guitar playing.

Sausage and Ale Festival at Hillside Brewery

Saturday 6 June 2015

Enjoy local food, delicious drinks and birthday celebrations at Hillside Brewery’s Sausage & Ale Festival.

Celebrate Hillside Brewery’s first birthday with drinks, local food, live music, camping and more at its Sausage...

Elton John concert at Kingsholm Stadium in Gloucester

Sunday 7 June 2015

Catch Rocket Man Elton John in concert at Gloucester Rugby’s Kingsholm Stadium.

Sir Elton John will be gracing Gloucester Rugby’s Kingsholm Stadium stage in June 2015, as part of a special tour...

H.M.S Pinafore and Cox & Box at Everyman Theatre

Tuesday 9 to Saturday 13 June 2015

All aboard the H.M.S Pinafore for a double bill of musical antics at the Everyman Theatre this June.

Set sail for Everyman Theatre this summer when The Cotswold Savoyards perform a double bill of musical antics in its production...

Paloma Faith concert at Westonbirt

Friday 19 June 2015

Singing sensation Paloma Faith is galloping her way back to Gloucestershire.

Paloma Faith will be performing a summer concert at the stunning Westonbirt Arboretum, as part of the Forest Live 2015...

Kookamunga gig at Café Rene

Friday 12 June 2015

Don’t miss the musical powerhouse, Kookamunga for a night of musical mayhem at Cafe Rene.

Lose your inhibitions at Café Rene, when nine-piece groove band, Kookamunga, bring its musical mayhem and addictive rhythms...

Polly and the Billets Doux gig

Wednesday 17 June 2015

Don’t miss the genre-defying sounds of Polly and the Billets Doux at Cafe Rene.

Praised as ‘flawless’ and ‘totally unique’, Polly and the Billet Doux will bring its genre-defying...

Proms in the Park at The Speech House Hotel

Saturday 20 June 2015

Enjoy an evening of music and entertainment at Coleford’s gorgeous Speech House Hotel.

Enjoy a spectacular evening of live music, amazing fireworks, and an exciting battle re-enactment at Proms in the Park,...

Sing Saturday at Gloucester Cathedral

Saturday 20 June 2015

Gloucester Choral Society is hosting its popular Sing Saturdays at the Cathedral.

Sing with Gloucester Choral Society at the Cathedral, with Brahms’s ‘Ein Deutsches’ on the bill for the third...

Dead Sea Skulls gig at Café Rene

Friday 26 June 2015

Expect heavy riffs and big tunes at Cafe Rene when Dead Sea Skulls hit the stage.

Café Rene gig-goers can expect a night of big riffs and memorable melodies when the formidable force of Dead Sea Skulls...

Slimbridge Beer Festival

Saturday 27 June 2015

Expect local tipples and music on offer at this year’s Slimbridge Beer Festival.

Sample a fine selection of local and national ales, whilst enjoying music from top-rate local talent, at the 14th annual...

A Swinging Summer Evening at Sandford Parks Lido

Sunday 28 June 2015

Head to Sandford Parks Lido for a Swinging Summer Evening, with Peter Gill, build your own burgers and a licensed bar.

Get ready for a night of swing music, alfresco dining and live entertainment at Sandford Parks Lido, when Peter Gill and...

Cast gig at Gloucester Guildhall

Friday 3 July 2015

Don’t miss legendary indie rockers, Cast, at Gloucester Guildhall.

The legendary indie rockers, Cast, will bring its renowned anthems and new music to Gloucester Guildhall in a live show...

Festival in the Forest

Saturday 4 to Sunday 5 July 2015

Whitemead Forest Park will provide the stunning setting for the family-friendly Festival in the Forest 2015.

Head into the enchanted Forest of Dean for a spellbinding weekend of music, food, creativity and play at Whitemead Forest...

Tom Odell concert at Westonbirt Arboretum

Saturday 20 June 2015

Tickets are expected to be snapped up for young singer-songwriter Tom Odell’s 2015 Gloucestershire concert.

Tom Odell will be playing Gloucestershire’s Westonbirt Arboretum stage live in June...

Everything Everything gig at Gloucester Guildhall

Wednesday 24 June 2015

Best-loved British band, Everything Everything, is set to hit Gloucester Guildhall this June in an exciting and anticipated gig.

Multi-award winning pop group, Everything Everything, will fill Gloucester Guildhall with its catchy hits and experimental...

The Vamps concert at Westonbirt

Sunday 21 June 2015

The Vamps are sure to get crowds dancing at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer.

See The Vamps live in concert at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer, as part of the Forest Live 2015 series, with support...

Charlton Kings’ Summer Celebration

Saturday 27 June 2015

Join the fun at Charlton Kings’ Summer Celebration with plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy.

With a dog show, live music performances and an afternoon brimming with children’s activities, Charlton Kings’ Summer...

Blues Brothers Independence Day Party in Cheltenham

Saturday 4 July 2015

Put on your Raybans and head to Sandford Parks Lido to celebrate Independence Day with US food and blues music.

Shake your tailfeather and boogie on down to Sandford Parks Lido to celebrate Independence Day with the Joliet Blues Band.

Events

Robert Plant concert at Westonbirt Arboretum

Friday 10 July 2015

See Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters in concert at Westonbirt Arboretum, this summer.

Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters will be playing an outdoor concert in Gloucestershire this summer, at...

Spandau Ballet concert at Westonbirt Arboretum

Saturday 11 July 2015

New wave music fans are in for a treat when Spandau Ballet plays at Westonbirt this summer.

It’s true, Spandau Ballet will be performing a summer concert at Westonbirt Arborteum, as part of the Forest Live...

The Proclaimers concert at Malvern Theatres

Saturday 25 July 2015

Catch legendary Scottish duo The Proclaimers, live at Malvern Theatres this spring as part of its 2015 tour.

Catch the Scottish duo, The Proclaimers, live at Malvern Theatres as part of the band’s 2015 Seaside and Regional...

McBusted concert at Westonbirt Arboretum

Sunday 12 July 2015

McBusted is the sixth and final headline act to appear at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer.

Pop sensation McBusted is heading for the Westonbirt Arboretum stage this summer, when the former Busted and McFly band...

Café Rene Gloucester Rhythm and Blues Festival

Monday 27 July to Sunday 2 August 2015

Last year saw award-winning blues singer, Connie Lush, perform at the unmissable festival.

Café Rene’s 13th Rhythm and Blues Festival will return in 2015 with a week packed full of blues music, food and drink...

Livestock Festival

Friday 31 July to Sunday 2 August 2015

Expect music galore, family entertainment, outdoor cinema and more at Livestock Festival.

Outdoor cinema, live music from the likes of Scouting for Girls and The Hoosiers, as well as a host of family-friendly...

Cheltenham Dance Festival

Saturday 1 to Sunday 9 August 2015

Get glammed up for the 2015 Cheltenham Dance Festival, with balls, tea dances and much more lined up to get those toes tapping.

Whether you’re an absolute beginner or a seasoned performer, there’s something for all dancing abilities at...

Treefest at Westonbirt Arboretum

Saturday 29 to Monday 31 August 2015

Creative families can try their hand at woodcraft and woodland skills during the three-day celebration of nature. © Jamie Koster.

Discover a world of wooden wonders, enjoy live music, carving and falconry displays, storytelling and much more, during...

Peter Hook gig at Gloucester Guildhall

Friday 18 September 2015

Music legend, Peter Hook, will take to the stage at Gloucester Guildhall this September.

Music legend, Peter Hook, will take to the stage at Gloucester Guildhall for a special show, performing hits by New Order...

Underground Festival in Gloucester

Saturday 26 to Sunday 27 September 2015

Last year’s Underground Festival saw Raleigh Ritchie top the bill.

Back again for the sixth-year running, a whole host of bands will perform at this year’s Underground...

Jools Holland at Cheltenham Racecourse

Friday 20 November 2015

Catch Jools Holland and some very special guests in Cheltenham this November 2015.

Boogie-woogie piano maestro, Jools Holland, will be performing at Cheltenham Racecourse once again in November...

Interviews

Backstage with Grace Palmer

Ahead of her upcoming gig at Wychwood Festival, SoGlos spoke to local singer songwriter Grace Palmer.

Discussing her upcoming set at Wychwood Festival, touring the local gig scene and hugging Taylor Swift’s mum, SoGlos...

Backstage with Four Dead Crows

SoGlos goes backstage with Gloucestershire-based band, Four Dead Crows, to talk new music and upcoming gigs.

Discussing broken guitar strings, local gigs, new music and how to measure pig fat, SoGlos reveals all about local blues...

Behind the decks with DJ Yoda

Prior to his gig at Gloucester Guildhall, SoGlos went behind the decks to speak to turntable wizard, DJ Yoda.

Hailed as ‘one of the top three DJs in the world’, SoGlos went behind the decks to talk to the global music...

Backstage with Tommy and the Fuse

Former Chip Shop Boys member, Tommy Lewis, discusses his new band and its plans for the future. © Jellybean Photography.

Former Chip Shop Boys frontman, Tommy Lewis, talks ‘Uptown Funk’, superhero personas, Jamiroquai and Alan...

News

Local bands to compete for opening slot at Underground Festival

Five local bands will go head to head to compete for a slot at Underground Festival 2015.

Five local bands will go head to head in a battle of the bands competition to win a place on the bill for Gloucester Guildhall’s...

Underground Festival is on the hunt for local talent

A battle of the bands competition will see local bands compete to play at Gloucester Guildhall’s Underground Festival.

Local bands could play alongside some of the UK’s very best new artists, thanks to a battle of the bands competition...

Local bands in with a chance of performing at The Festival 2016

Local bands could perform at The Festival 2016 at Cheltenham Racecourse.

Local bands and singers are being given the rare chance to perform live on stage at the Cheltenham Festival 2016.

Boney M announced as Wychwood Festival Friday night headliner

Eurodisco sensation, Boney M, will headline Wychwood Festival on Friday night.

Eurodisco sensation, Boney M, will be headlining the main stage on Friday night at Wychwood Festival 2015.

Gridiron Bar and Grill adds live music to the menu

Gridiron Bar and Grill will treat customers to live music, as well as tasty food and tempting cocktails.

Cheltenham’s American restaurant, Gridiron, will launch its first series of live music nights this spring, with...

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