Summer is lining up to be one of the best years to date for Concerts in Edinburgh. With a majestic array of live music to choose from, it’s well worth making a night or two of it and start planning your trip to Edinburgh with The Scotsman Hotel. Here’s just a few of the concerts you can experience this summer…
Il Divo – Friday 13th July 2018 at Edinburgh Castle.
Il Divo have performed in front of the world’s great and good – from President Barack Obama to Her Majesty the Queen. They have shared microphones with fellow superstars from Barbara Streisand to Celine Dion and their sell-out concerts have been attended by Hollywood icons including Tom Hanks and Robert De Niro. Tickets can be purchased here.
High Flying Birds – Thursday 19th July 2018 at Edinburgh Castle.
Oasis former star Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds are performing to the stunning backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. This highly anticipated gig is expected to see highlighted tracks from their third album Who Built The Moon?, the follow up to the platinum-selling 2015 release Chasing Yesterday. Tickets go on sale Friday 23rd February and can be purchased here.
Bananarama – Friday 20th July 2018 at Edinburgh Castle.
The girl group that defined the ’80s are back to their original, record-breaking line-up! Since their unforgettable last performance as a trio on The Brits in 1988, Keren and Sara continued as Bananarama, releasing records and touring to global audiences. Siobhan went on to have hit singles and albums around the world as part of Shakespears Sister before becoming a solo artist. Tickets can be purchased here.
Del Amitri – Saturday 21st July 2018 at Edinburgh Castle.
Del Amitri will return for a UK tour which is the celebrated Glaswegian band’s first run of dates since 2014, this is certainly one to catch and worth booking now. Tickets can be purchased here.
Summer Sessions – 6th-18th August 2018.
Tom Jones, Rag’N’Bone Man, Paloma Faith and Kasabian are the first names to be revealed for the newly announced Edinburgh Summer Sessions, taking place on separate days at Prince Street Gardens in the Scottish capital. The standalone shows will see each headliner joined by a host of very special guests.
Tom Jones – Monday 6th August 2018 at Princes Street Gardens.
The famous Welshman is the first to headline against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle with hits including What’s New Pussycat?, Sex Bomb and It’s not unusual. Tickets can be purchased here.
Rag’n’Bone Man – Tuesday 14th August 2018 at Princes Street Gardens.
The English singer and songwriter, known for his deep, bass-baritone voice and headlined Edinburgh’s Hogmanay. Tickets can be purchased here.
Paloma Faith – Friday 17th August 2018 at Princes Street Gardens.
Paloma Faith is known for her retro and eccentric style and has had her last three albums go double platinum in the UK. Tickets can be purchased here.
Kasabian – Saturday 18th August 2018 at Princes Street Gardens.
With the new album, For Crying Out Loud, out now Kasabian are sure to rock the capital. Tickets can be purchased here.
Book now at The Scotsman Hotel and catch some amazing Concerts in Edinburgh this year! With an amazing line up to choose from, start planning ahead and join us for a few nights and some great live music in the capital of Scotland…