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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.
Second batch of Fringe First and Herald Angels presented
Second batch of Fringe First and Herald Angels presented

17 August 2013

What's that, another batch of Fringe First and Herald Angel awards being dished out? Why, yes, I think it is. The former presented...

Worbey And Farrell: Deviating on the keys
Worbey And Farrell: Deviating on the keys

12 August 2013

Worbey And Farrell's piano recital with a difference tours the world, though feels particularly at home at the Edinburgh Fringe. Unfortunately they're only here...

Edinburgh International Festival: A Playlist
Edinburgh International Festival: A Playlist

8 August 2013

All this week our sister media, music business website CMU, has been exploring the musical sides of the Edinburgh Festival, including the music types...

Matthew Young: No pale imitation
Matthew Young: No pale imitation

7 August 2013

There is plenty of music on in Edinburgh during the Festival, even if it gets overshadowed sometimes by all the theatre and comedy,...

The Magnets: A Cappella n Rock n Roll
The Magnets: A Cappella n Rock n Roll

6 August 2013

Six man musical outfit The Magnets have been performing top class a cappella at the Edinburgh Fringe for as long as we can...

MJ Hibbett: A Fringe guide for bands
MJ Hibbett: A Fringe guide for bands

6 August 2013

While comedy and theatre often dominate, all cultural genres are obviously represented at the Fringe. And that includes the music community. Some artists...

3 To See ED2013: Contemporary music
3 To See ED2013: Contemporary music

24 July 2013

Another fine helping of show tips from ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro Moses; this time from the music programme. Ensemble MusikFabrik This tribute to Frank Zappa promises...

3 To See ED2013: World and folk music
3 To See ED2013: World and folk music

24 July 2013

Another fine helping of show tips from ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro Moses; this time from the music programme. Antonio Forcione Group With good reason, ThreeWeeks reviewers...

3 To See ED2013: Classical music
3 To See ED2013: Classical music

24 July 2013

Another fine helping of show tips from ThreeWeeks Co-Editor Caro Moses; this time from the music programme. Fauré Requiem I’m not going to lie. I...

Lior: Checking into the Fringe flow
Lior: Checking into the Fringe flow

24 June 2013

Amidst all that comedy and theatre, some people miss the excellent music programme at the Fringe each year, and those who find it...

 

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