Music & Nightlife

Your guide to the best nightclubs, live music and concerts in Edinburgh

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The top three clubs in Edinburgh this week

Hip hop legend Pete Rock kicks off this week's clubs calendar with a Tuesday nighter, with Dillinja, Chimpo and Patrick Topping among the remaining highlights

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Recommended music events in Edinburgh

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Placebo

Brian Molko and his glam-grunge-pop troupe continue churning out the tunes

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The War on Drugs

Trippy heartland rock from Philadelphia

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The Handsome Family

Veteran alt.country and Americana band who soundtracked True Detective

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The Unthanks

Traditional sibling folk band with rousing Northumbrian accents

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The Bongo Club

Run by Edinburgh arts organisation and creative space provider Out of the Blue, the Bongo Club has led a nomadic life across the city since it first opened in a derelict bus garage

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Usher Hall

One of the grandest concert halls in the nation, let alone Edinburgh

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Liquid Room

One of Edinburgh's busiest gig venues with a reputation for spotting burgeoning talent

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Edinburgh Corn Exchange

A 3,000 standing capacity ensures few places can match this for atmosphere

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Sneaky Pete's

A 150-capacity sweatbox, Sneaky Pete’s punches well above its weight

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  • 3 out of 5 stars
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