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Music is one of the Edinburgh Festival’s hidden secrets, with hundreds of great gigs and concerts taking place in the festival city during August. The Edinburgh International Festival offers an excellent programme of classical concerts, while in the Edinburgh Fringe you will find pop, rock, hip hop, jazz, folk, blues, classical and world music.
Njo Kong Kie: A musical picnic with a twist
Njo Kong Kie: A musical picnic with a twist

19 August 2014

‘Picnic In The Cemetery’ is one of three shows brought to the Fringe by the Macao-based collective Point View Art Association. It’s a...

Tricity Vogue’s uke awards return on a bigger stage
Tricity Vogue’s uke awards return on a bigger stage

15 August 2014

I’ve always thought it would be useful if we gave each weekend of the Fringe a name, creating markers with which to refer to...

Time for a musical interlude? Checking out the Acoustic Music Centre
Time for a musical interlude? Checking out the Acoustic Music Centre

14 August 2014

In his music tips at the start of the Festival, Daniel Cainer recommended ThreeWeeks readers take in some of the folk heroes that...

Tom Blackmore: Peace and freedom in song
Tom Blackmore: Peace and freedom in song

12 August 2014

Edinburgh-born David Maxwell Fyfe was a lawyer and politician in the mid Twentieth Century, perhaps best known for being a prosecutor at the...

Photo Shoot: KlangHaus
Photo Shoot: KlangHaus

8 August 2014

The Neutrinos have teamed up with artist and designer Sal Pittman to create a unique live music experience, reinventing what a gig can be...

KlangHaus: Site responsive sounds
KlangHaus: Site responsive sounds

7 August 2014

There are plenty of great gigs at the Fringe, but few will feel quite so perfectly placed within this genre-bending festival as ‘KlangHaus’....

Guest tips: On the musical Fringe
Guest tips: On the musical Fringe

27 July 2014

People often forget what a great musical programme there is at the Edinburgh Festival, and of all genres too. A lot of it,...

Pale Imitation Festival 2014 line-up announced
Pale Imitation Festival 2014 line-up announced

22 July 2014

The founder of the Edinburgh-based Song, By Toad record label and music blog, Matthew Young, has announced that the Pale Imitation Festival will...

Sinfini offers a menu of SoundBites to help you navigate the EIF's musical line-up
Sinfini offers a menu of SoundBites to help you navigate the EIF's musical line-up

4 July 2014

The Edinburgh International Festival has a 'digital media partner' for the first time this year, in the form of "cutting through classical" website...

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