What’s on in Glasgow ? BBC Radio 6 Music Festival

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

JUST ANNOUNCED! BBC Radio 6 Music Festival Glasgow 2017 | 24-26 March 2017

This morning on Lauren Laverne’s BBC Radio 6 Music show, broadcast live from Glasgow. Our City was announced as the host of the 2017 6 Music Festival to be held next month over 3 days (Friday 24 to Sunday 26 March)

The lineup includes:

Goldfrapp • Sparks • The Jesus & Mary Chain • Ride • Warpaint • Sleaford Mods • Future Islands • Cate Le Bon • Dutch Uncles • Girl Ray • Duds • Bonobo • Songhoy Blues • Thundercat •Loyle Carner • The Shins • Grandaddy • Honeyblood •Car Seat Headrest • The Lemon Twigs • Haley Bonar •Sacred Paws• Sinkane • Temples • Craig Charles (Dj Set • John Lydon In Conversation With Mark Radcliffe • Optimo Words & Music With Nemone • Making Music In Glasgow: Paul Buchanan (The Blue Nile), Stuart Braithwaite (Mogwai), Emma Pollock, Happy Meals • Edwyn Collins In Conversation With Stuart Maconie + Acoustic Session • Comedy With Shaun Keaveny: Fern Brady, Scott Gibson, Limmy • Bbc Radio 5 Live’s Fighting Talkfather John Misty • The Wedding Present • Baloji • Folk At The Festival With Mark Radcliffe : Yorkston/Thorne/Khan, King Creosote, Jesca Hoop, Holly Macve • Film Screening: Lost In France + Q&A With Nial Mccann • The Pastels In Conversation With Gideon Coe • Anna Meredith In Conversation With Mary Anne Hobbs • Spoken Word Sessions – Literary: Ian Rankin With Stuart Maconie • Spoken Word Sessions – Poetry: Murray Lachlan Young, Victoria Mcnulty, Kevin P Gilday & Cat Hepburn, Kobi Onyame & Ransom Fa • Belle & Sebastian In Conversation With Cerys Matthews

The gigs will be taking place at a range of venues across the city,

Barrowlands • O2 Academy •St Lukes •SWG3 •Tramway

BBC Radio 6 Music Glasgow 2017 (Photo: BBC)

BBC Radio 6 Music Glasgow 2017: Lineup (Photo: BBC)

Tickets Go on Sale Friday 24th February at 10am

For Full details including Line up, ticket sales and more head to the BBC 6 Music Website:

2017 looks set to be a bumper year of live music here in Glasgow:

The Summer Nights series at the Kelvingrove Bandstand in the Westend of the City: With performances by Brian Wilson, Texas, the Pixies, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Seasick Steve and others

TRNSMT festival in July at Glasgow Green: With performances by Radiohead, Kasabian, Biffy Clyro, Belle & Sebastian, Catfish and the Bottlemen, The 1975 & more.

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