Kendal calling again for Borders band Frightened Rabbit

Selkirk’s Frightened Rabbit play their first British festival show of the summer next Thursday, July 27, and they can’t wait to get back among the mud, sweat and beers that come with such events.

Organiser of Hawickfest - Jenny Biddle, Paul Templeman (chair), David Finnie (vice chair) Rory Bannerman (treasurer), Amy Hamilton, Duncan Taylor (secretary).

Hawickfest - biggest ever music festival for the town

String Theory, brain child of local performers David Finnie and Paul Templeman, has treated Hawick to a weekly helping of acoustic music for the last two years.

Celebrating 30 years of the magic of Andre

Celebrating 30 years of the magic of Andre

Join André Rieu at his home town, live via satellite at The Maltings, Berwick, this weekend.

Ska band

Mixing it at Audio Soup

Tickets to this year’s Audio Soup festival at Cranshaws are selling fast, so fans of Scotland’s “biggest wee festival” had better get their skates on.

Ricciotti Ensemble  plays classical music in informal pop-up performances.

Free live music by Ricciotti Ensemble

The Dutch Street Symphony Orchestra Ricciotti Ensemble is coming to the Borders!

Declan ORourke, highly successful Irish artist, comes to  Etal Village Hall
on Saturday, July 29.

Dublin Declan’s velvet voice

Etal Village Hall welcomes successful Irish artist Declan O’Rourke on July 29.

Amythyst Kiah, the extraordinary Southern Gothic, alt-country blues singer-songwriter from Tennessee returns to The County Hotel, Selkirk on July 21.

Velvet voice of rising star Amythyst Kiah

Amythyst Kiah, the extraordinary Southern Gothic, alt-country blues singer-songwriter from Tennessee is back by popular demand at The County Hotel, Selkirk! 

Yetholm Sinfonia Wind Players under their conductor Geoffrey Emeson.

Yetholm gets all romantic with wind concert

Alas, after giving over 70 exciting and varied concerts, the Yetholm Sinfonia is now more or less in abeyance.

Acclaimed acoustic duo Summerland to perform at Coldingham Gala on July 30.

Great music lineup at Coldingham Gala

Coldingham Gala celebrates its 40th anniversary on Sunday, July 30, and it promises to be another great day out for all the family.

The Pygmies a sextet of three saxes, guitar + vocals, bass & drums.

Pygmies play frantic funk and bolshy blues

Expect up-beat and sometimes off-beat music from the six-piece Pygmies at Eyemouth Hippodrome on July 29.

Dean Friedman headlines at Hawick Music Festival on August 6.

Hawick goes music mad in August with fantastic lineup

For one weekend on August 5-6 Hawick will be taken over by a fantastic line-up of musicians for the Hawick Music Festival.

Raucous Rossini is an acclaimed young opera company that provides an opportunity for emerging singers and musicians to engage in Italian opera.

Raucous Rossini to star at church’s first music festival

A Melrose church is hosting its first music festival this month, featuring the highly-acclaimed touring opera company Raucous Rossini as its finale.


An international flavour to Paxton House music menu

It is 25 years since Paxton House opened to the public – and during that time the house and grounds have welcomed more than 250,000 visitors.

Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham in concert  at Tait Hall, Kelso on Saturday, August 5.

Kelso concert for trad music legends

PDF Productions is delighted to present Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham in concert this summer.

Another amazing Newcastleton Music Festival filled with music, pipe bands and competitions.

Festival fun for everyone

Expect concerts, ceilidhs, workshops and lots of singing at Newcastleton Traditional Music Festival.

Dan Walsh, nominated for Musician Of The Year at last year's BBC Folk Awards.

Dan Walsh album revisits traditional Scottish music

BBC Folk Awards 2016 best musician nominee, Dan Walsh comes to St Boswells village hall with his new album, Verging On The Perpendicular, on July 30.

Scottish Borders Youth Brass Band - winners in the Young People category in the Hands Up for Trad  Chorus Community Music Awards 2017.

Borders Youth Brass Band blowing own trumpet

Hands Up For Trad have announced the Chorus Community Music Awards 2017 winners after a public vote.

Friday headliners at Stowed Out 2017 - Orkestra del Sol.

Stowed Out takes off with Van T’s and Orkestra del Sol

Stowed Out, the family friendly boutique music and arts festival on the stunning banks of Gala Water, continues to deliver superb live musicianship.

Scottish Chamer Orchestra  returns to Langholm.

Concert will put a skip in your step

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra (SCO) makes a welcome return to the Buccleuch Centre, Langholm, on Friday, June 23.

Scottish singer-songwriter Karine Polwart.

Hawick park to host two series of shows

Four-time BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards winner Karine Polwart is to kick off a series of three shows in the walled garden at Hawick’s Wilton Lodge Park on Sunday, June 25.

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