Indie and Alternative

Want to find out where your favourite bands are playing next? Want to read interviews with the next big thing, or reviews of the latest guitar driven masterpiece? This section features some of the most comprehensive information on the web about the UK indie scene, with a constantly updated gig section backed up by up-to-date news and insights for the rock enthusiast.

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Indie and Alternative Venues

We've plucked out the greatest venues from across the land for you to experience indie and alternative, each home to a smorgasbord of live acts and performers week in week out.

The Blue Dog

Glasgow
G2 2JJ

The Leadmill

Sheffield
S1 4SE

The Dockyard

Portsmouth
PO1 2RY

Motion

Bristol
BS2 0PX

Hinds is a Spanish indie rock band from Madrid, formed in 2011, consisting of Carlotta Cosials (vocals, guitar), Ana Perrote (vocals, guitar), Ade Martin (bass) and Amber Grimbergen (drums). The original name of the band was Deers, but they were forced to change it at the end of 2014, due to the threat of legal action from a similarly named band. The group chose "Hinds" (female deer) as the new name of the band and announced officially the name change on 7 January 2015. They have released one album and two singles. Hinds are considered a garage rock, garage pop and lo-fi band, and have been compared to a blend of rock bands such as Velvet Underground, The Paste...

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The Castle And Falcon, Birmingham

18th February 2025

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Hinds

The Castle And Falcon, Birmingham

18th February 2025

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

This Is Tmrw presents Hinds live at the Castle & Falcon on Tuesday, February 18th.

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This week's Indie and Alternative events

 
Cat Burns Album Launch Show @5PM
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Cat Burns Album Launch Show @5PM

Jacaranda Baltic, Liverpool

19th July

5:00pm til 6:30pm

Minimum Age: 14

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

Jacaranda Records present a live performance from Cat Burns in celebration of her debut album 'Early...

Summer Sessions @The Joker
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Summer Sessions @The Joker

The Joker, Bellshill

13th July

12:00pm til 1:00am

No age restrictions

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

A music festival at the Joker Bar where musicians can play music

A Gig for Kat
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A Gig for Kat

Canvas Mansfield, Mansfield

13th July

7:30pm til 11:45pm

Minimum Age: 18

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

Join us for a night of rock & pop singalong classics, celebrating the life of the legendary Kat Tayl...

Pedalo: The DIY Scottish Tour - INVERNESS
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Pedalo: The DIY Scottish Tour - INVERNESS

The Tooth And Claw, Inverness

13th July

7:30pm til 10:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

For ticket prices, please click here (Additional fees may apply)

Join PEDALO on the FINAL leg of their Scottish tour!