Gigs Listing

Forthcoming gigs

in Leicester and Leicestershire.

compiled by Music In Leicester staff.

Page updated: 25th June 2017

The listing provided here is not intended to be a fully comprehensive list of every gig that is coming up in Leicester. However, it is hoped that it becomes the place to check to see what is on in Leicester, but bear in mind that it is only provided through the voluntary effort of the Music In Leicester team collating and inputting the data.

Always check the venue’s information as schedules can change right up until the gig happens.

The attention of venue owners and promoters of shows is drawn to our message to them on our About Us Page.

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JUNE 2017

Sunday 25th June.

  • The Donkey.  Darren Jilks + The International Acoustic Playboys.
  • Blue Boar.  Acoustic evening.

Monday 26th June.

  • The Musician.  Darlingside.
  • The Cookie.  Spring King + Van Zellar.

Tuesday 27th June.

  • The Musician.  Sam Baker.

Wednesday 28th June.

  • The Musician.  Andy Griffiths.

Thursday 29th June.

  • The Shed.  The Tangents.
  • The Musician.  ist + the Siobhan Mazzei Band + No More Heroes.
  • The Criterion.  Kenny Wilson.  Free entry.

Friday 30th June.

  • Y Theatre.  Bootleg Blondie.
  • The Cookie.  Emperor X + Dayflower + Christian Holden.
  • The Musician.  Dig Lazurus + James King & The Regals + English Guns.
  • Pi Bar.  Crooked Lords + Dust & Debris + The Zeb Project.  Free entry.
  • The Shed.  Timmas + Chambers + Bitter Pill.  Free entry.

JULY 2017

Saturday 1st July.

  • The Shed.  La Reverie.  2pm start.
  • The Musician.  The Milk Men.
  • Firebug.  Temple Of Lies.
  • The Shed.  Edgarfest 2017. With King Rocker + Siobhan Mazzei + Arc Isla + Tony Webster Band + Lee Spencer.
  • The Donkey.  Dads Armory.
  • Pi Bar.  Final Coil + Newfound Strangers + Bitter Pill.
  • Duffy’s.  Reel Teeth + Will Coles.

Sunday 2nd July.

  • The Donkey.  King Rocker.   4pm start.
  • The Musician.  The Black Sorrows.
  • Orange Tree.  Glastontree festival with Uncle Frank + Bear & His House Rockers + superego + Webbo & the Soft Boys + Fatmate + The Hardy Band + Sean Blakey + Fallers + Luke Broughton + Mike Riley + Enrico & the Momos.  1pm start.
  • The Shed Vault.  The Sedations + Ragweed + Oak.  Free entry.

Monday 3rd July.

  • The Musician.  City acoustic club.

Tuesday 4th July.

  • Nothing on.

Wednesday 5th July.

  • The Musician.  Hannah Aldridge + Dave Burn.
  • Academy.  James.

Thursday 6th July.

  • The Shed.  Finding Georgia + Bellatones + Mishkin Fitzgerald.  Free entry.
  • The Musician.  The Hitman Blues Band & The New York City Horns.

Friday 7th July.

  • Firebug.  Sertraline + Secrets Of Mariana + Celestial Wish.
  • The Musician.  Dizzy Lizzy.
  • The Cookie.  Big Spring.
  • Pi Bar.  Christopher Moody & The Underground Kings + Ben Miles + Blakey.
  • The Shed.  Barefoot In Baltimore + Finches Of Attica + Day Of The Moon.

Saturday 8th July.

  • Western Park.  Western Park Festival.
  • The Criterion.  Al Sansome.  3pm start.  Free entry.
  • The Musician.  The Silver Threetles.
  • Firebug.  Haerken + Rannoch + Kill For Company.
  • Duffy’s.  Produkty + Try Subversion + Mess Yourself + Mark Cooper.  Free entry.
  • The Cookie.  Billie Marten.

Sunday 9th July.

  • The Donkey.  Ricky Cool and the In Crowd.  4pm start.

Monday 10th July.

  • Nothing on.

Tuesday 11th July.

  • The Musician.  The Dickies + Mystery Action + Try Subversion.

Wednesday 12th July.

  • Broood.  Al Samsome.
  • Firebug.  Holloway Road.

Thursday 13th July.

  • Pi Bar.  Darren Jilks + Elocin + Aimee Cliff + Felix.
  • The Shed.  Marc Halls + We Are All Fossils + Will Harding.  Free entry.
  • The Musician.  Massy Fergusson.

Friday 14th July.

  • The Musician.  Bad Touch + The Midnight Dogs + Hubcap.
  • The Donkey.  The Bowie Contingent + Luke Broughton.
  • The Soundhouse.  Towers Of London.

Saturday 15th July.

  • The Soundhouse.  Kane Harlow + Kelly Jenns + Ben Casey + Ailsa Gray + Jane Orton.  2pm start.  Free entry.
  • The Criterion.  Kevin Hewick.  3pm start.  Free entry.
  • The Shed.  Cabin Boy Jumped Ship.
  • The Cookie.  Stevie Parker.
  • Duffy’s.  Red Dogs + Nylon 9 + Dreams Of Carnage.

Sunday 16th July.

  • The Donkey.  King Zepha.  4pm start.
  • The Musician.  Keith Christmas + Steve Parker + Kevin Hewick.

Monday 17th July.

  • The Musician.  City Acoustic Club.

Tuesday 18th July.

  • The Musician.  Amythyst Kiah.

Wednesday 19th July.

  • The Musician.  Davey Dodds + Martin Solomon.
  • The Shed.  Hymm For Her + Dr X + The Carpenter Bees.

Thursday 20th July.

  • Nothing on.

Friday 21st July.

  • The Musician.  Garth Brooks UK.
  • Rose Farm, Fleckney.  XSLF + Department S + The Blue Carpet Band + Drongos For Europe + Broken 3 Ways + Eastfield + 5 Go Mad + Mwstard.
  • The Cookie.  Mahalia.

Saturday 22nd July.

  • The Shed.  Soap Girls.
  • The Musician.  Women In Rock (tribute).

Sunday 23rd July.

  • The Donkey.  The Mixtones.  4pm start.
  • Academy.  We Are Scientists.
  • The Musician.  Grace Solero + The Whiskey Rebellion + Jody Davies and the Fargo Railroad Company + Marty James Cassidy.


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See also:

See our new list of live music venues in Leicester, as of April 2017