City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Kyle Eastwood Band, Assembly Hall, Review

Edinburgh audiences were treated to a programme of world class contemporary jazz. The quintet tours extensively and a trip to northern Africa inspired Marrakech.

Ellingtonia, Teviot House, Review

Little could please jazz lovers more than the pick of classic jazz by Duke Ellington and the artists he collaborated with, brought to the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival by band leader and drummer

Hamish Henderson Celebrated: Summer School, Ceilidh & Theatre Showcase Scotland’s Folk Legend


“Maker, ye maun sing them…
Tomorrow, songs
Will flow free again, and new voices
Be borne on the carrying stream.”
(Hamish Henderson)

The Bodyguard, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review


Thriller movie-to-musical The Bodyguard is a different kind of jukebox stage hit, starting off with a literal bang as a gunshot echoes throughout the Edinburgh Playhouse.

Princes Street Clubhouse To Be Converted to Luxury Hotel

Royal Over-seas League House at 100 Princes Street is to be converted into a luxury hotel by Red Carnation Hotel Collection.

Farming Wins Michael Powell Award at EIFF 2019

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An autobiographical film about a black member of a white skinhead gang in Sixties London has won the prestigious Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature Film at the

The Edinburgh Singers: Puccini’s Messa di Gloria, Greyfriars Kirk, Review

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The Edinburgh Singers were in fine form for a concert centred on Puccini's Missa di Gloria.

Club Tropicana, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

Club Tropicana - 2019

Practically panto-esque, 80s jukebox musical Club Tropicana revels in its massive cheese factor, with 2009 X-Factor winner Joe McElderry at the helm as this Spanish resort’s ringleader, Garry

Edinburgh International Book Festival 2019 Looks For New Stories

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The 2019 Edinburgh International Book Festival launched the “most international programme in its history” today, with authors from over 60 countries coming

Plan It Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019

Fringe brochure launched

The 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe brochure hit the streets yesterday, with the usual staggering amount of shows stuffed in small, abbreviated print behind this y