Live – September 2014

Here are some upcoming live highlights to keep an eye out for:

Inspiral Carpets

They have few random dates coming up in the UK and Italy, if you fancy reliving the 1990s…

Full list of dates at Songkick

Étienne de Crécy

Just three dates coming up for the crazy Frenchman, and they’re all in France, but I’d predict they’re worth making an effort to go to!

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ABC

Well, they aren’t too amazing live unfortunately, but you might fancy going along to the upcoming dates in The Netherlands or California.

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The Orb

Not sure whether these are live or DJ dates, but you can catch them in the coming months in Lowestoft, Brighton, Oxford, Cardiff, Manchester, Newcastle, York, Leeds, and Holmfirth.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Saint Etienne

With just one date coming up at the time of writing, at the Barbican Centre in London in a few days’ time, but undoubtedly worth checking out!

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Live – August 2014

Here are your live highlights for the next couple of months…

Moby

Coming up in New York, Toronto and San Diego.

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Pet Shop Boys

The Electric tour continues over the coming weeks in locations as exotic as Copenhagen, Bingley, Gateshead, Glasgow, Portmeirion, Singapore, and Hong Kong.

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The Chemical Brothers

The brothers are back with a one off date in Gallipoli, of all places.

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Portishead

Over the coming months, you’ll be able to see them in Belgium, France, and Ireland.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Heaven 17

This time they’re the main headliner in yet another eighties throwback tour, which seems to be hopping around larger and smaller venues in the UK through to the end of the year.

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Live – July 2014

Here are your live highlights for the next couple of months – with a bonus sixth highlight just because you’ve been so good:

Schiller

With just a couple of dates, in Frankfurt and Berlin, but very certainly worth checking out.

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Madness

Playing festivals all summer long, in France, Belgium, and the UK, before their own House of Fun event in November. Then the tour starts around the UK and Ireland in earnest through December.

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Tiga

Playing festivals throughout the summer in Germany, Canada, and France.

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Lykke Li

With festival and tour dates coming up in Norway, the UK, the USA, Canada, and France.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Röyksopp & Robyn

Having kicked proceedings off a few weeks back at the Hollywood Bowl, the collaborators will be playing festivals throughout the summer, including Latitude, Melt (in Germany), Øya (in Oslo), Way Out West (in Gothenburg), and Pukkelpop (in Belgium). Then they continue the tour around the USA and Canada.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Live – June 2014

Here are your highlights for June:

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds

They could either be very good live, or quite miserable… either way, they’re touring across the USA and Canada through to the start of August.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Massive Attack

Starting with festivals in the summer, and then playing gigs of their own in Italy, Luxembourg, Germany, and France among other locations.

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The Prodigy

Playing festivals and shouting a lot throughout the summer across western Europe.

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Caribou

Also playing festivals in western Europe and the USA throughout the summer.

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Marc Almond

Playing with Jools Holland next week, and then doing festivals across the UK for the rest of the summer variously on his own and with the Hootenanny guy, with shows in London, Birmingham, Bristol, York, Reading, and Nottingham towards the end of the year.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Live – May 2014

Here are your highlights for the merrye monthe of May. Eeeh.

Moderat

Coming up at festivals in Spain, Germany, the UK, Switzerland, and Russia is the ongoing collaboration from Modeselektor and Apparat.

Full list of dates at Songkick.

CHVRCHES

Also at festivals, but this time performing at pretty much every one imaginable, including events in Spain, the USA, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Luxembourg, the UK, Norway, Ireland, and Croatia.

Full list of dates at Songkick.

Mad Professor

The dub master from the 1990s is back with dates in Glasgow and Manchester in the next couple of weeks.

Full list of dates at Songkick.

MGMT

Also only really bothering with festivals, but see if you can catch them in Croatia, France, the Netherlands, Poland, Hungary, Spain, Portugal, Italy, or the Czech Republic.

Full list of dates at Songkick.

Fatboy Slim

It’s never entirely clear whether he’s playing real music or DJing, but you can work that out for yourself if you see him perform in the UK, France, or Germany over the next couple of months.

Full list of dates at Songkick.

Live – April 2014

Here are your live highlights for April:

The Presets

Back on the road, starting at the touring Groovin the Moo festival in Australia, and then followed by individual dates next month.

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Booka Shade

Coming up with festivals and individual dates in London, Dublin, Nürburg, Nuremberg, Liège, and Cuxhaven.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Kosheen

Playing this week in Zürich, with more dates no doubt to follow.

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Chromeo

Following the shows at Coachella over the last couple of weeks, future dates are taking place over the coming months in the USA, Canada, Spain, France, the Netherlands, the UK, Portugal, Germany, and then the USA again.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Boys Noize

With shows coming up at the Counterpoint festival in Georgia (the state), the Hangout festival in Alabama (the state), the Sasquatch festival in Washington (the state), the Movement festival in Michigan (the state), a one-off date in Stockholm (the city), and finally the Melt festival in Germany (the country).

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Live – March 2014

Here are five of your live highlights in the next few months:

Boy George

Starting his tour in Edinburgh on Sunday 30th, and then visiting Manchester, Birmingham, Greenwich, Norwich, and Bristol, with more dates no doubt being announced soon.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Simian Mobile Disco

You’ve already missed them if you’re in Romania or Portugal, but dates are coming up in Germany, Spain, Italy, the UK, and Croatia, with festival dates throughout the summer.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Banco de Gaia

Performing this Saturday at Electric Brixton, with The Orb and Bomb the Bass (how exciting is that lineup?)

More details at Songkick

Salif Keita

With his new tour starting at the end of the month in France, before moving on to Norway, the Netherlands, and the UK over the coming weeks.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Tangerine Dream

Starting their latest tour in Copenhagen at the start of April, before moving onto Paris, London, the Netherlands, Germany, and Austria.

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Live – February 2014

Five of the best live acts who you might want to catch in the near future:

Étienne Daho

Touring across France and Belgium starting tomorrow and running through till mid-April, and then with more dates at the end of the year.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Simple Minds

Their tour continues tonight in Fürth, Germany, followed by more German dates, then Italy, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Poland, Croatia, Macedonia, and currently ending in the Netherlands in June.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Cut Copy

With festivals coming up in early March in Australia, followed by live dates in the US and Canada, and then the UK and Ireland in April.

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System 7

Straight out of the 1990s, with dates in Manchester, London, Leamington Spa (yes, really) and Amsterdam throughout March.

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Phoenix

You’ll find them in Australia over the next few weeks, before heading to Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Spain, Sweden, Colorado, and Mexico over the summer.

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Live – January 2014

Here are your live highlights for the next month or two:

Kavinsky

He may have kept a bit of a low profile since taking the world of electronic music by storm a couple of years back, but if you’re in Villeurbanne, Lyon or Paris in February or March then you can catch him live.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Shit Robot

Starting in Germany this week, and then moving onto Austria, then back to Germany, followed by the USA, Turkey, Greece, and a festival in the UK.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Camouflage

Just a few dates, and you’ll need to be in Germany, but they’re playing their Thirtieth Anniversary Live Show in Dresden on February 8th, with dates in Leipzig and Magdeburg in May.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Four Tet

Playing the Laneway Festival in Australia in late January and early February, and then moving on to the USA later next month, with festivals to be announced in the summer.

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Kraftwerk

The eternal tour goes on! Now in 3D… with trios of shows in Stockholm this week, then Mexico City, Los Angeles, and Oakland in March, and finally Rättvik in Sweden in August.

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Live – December 2013

Here are some highlights of acts you might want to catch in the next few months…

Midge Ure

The guy from off of Ultravox is touring in the coming months in locations as exciting as Selby, Norwich, Dresden, and Bristol.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Tiësto

With DJ sets coming up in Belfast, Dublin, London, Manchester, Glasgow, New Jersey, Lake Tahoe, and Denver.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Primal Scream

Their tour continues in London tonight, and then Glasgow and Manchester later in the week.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Paul van Dyk

As is often the case, it’s not entirely clear whether these are DJ or live sets, so you’ll probably want to check, but he’s going to be touring soon in Sweden, Germany, Russia, the USA, and Australia.

Full list of dates at Songkick

Alison Moyet

Alison is going to be touring some odd locations – there are a few dates in South Africa over the coming days, and then the UK in March and April.

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