The Sheffield Gig Guide gives you curated live music listings, so you know what’s on each month.
In this guide you’ll find:
3-4 August | 92 Burton Road
RiteTrax on the Bolehills
4 August | Bolehill Park
James Ewan Tait + Robbie Thompson
7 August | 7:30pm | Bishop’s House
Metamorphic | Jazz at the Lescar
8 August | 8:45pm | The Lescar
Crumbs + All Girls Arson Club + Precious Metals
10 August | 10pm | Delicious Clam
Jake Shears of Scissor Sisters
19 August | 7:30pm | The Leadmill
OMNI + Cowtown + Ganglions
21 August | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
My Baby + Guests
26 August | 7:30pm | Haggler’s Corner
Protomartyr + Sauna Youth
28 August | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
(Sandy) Alex G
3 September | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
IDLES [matinee show]
5 September | 1pm | Record Junkee
5 September | 7:30pm | Plug
Captain Avery and the Cosmic Triceratops + Solar Love Society + More
14 September | 8pm | Theatre Deli
Jon Boden + Fay Hield + Neil McSweeney
20 September | 7:30pm | St John the Baptist’s Church, Bamford
21 September | 7:30pm | Leadmill
29 September | 6pm | Theatre Deli
Dele Sosimi Afrobeat Orchestra
29 September | 11pm | Yellow Arch
Beak> + Ex-Easter Island Head
4 October | 7:00pm | Foundry
7 October | 7:30pm | Leadmill
10 October | 7:30pm | Bungalows and Bears
No Bounds Festival
12-14 October | Hope Works
16 October | 7:30pm | Leadmill
18 October | 7:30pm | Leadmill
20 October | 6:30pm |O2 Academy
21 October | 7:30pm | Leadmill
25 October | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
27 October | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
6 November | 7:30pm | Leadmill
7 November | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
24 November | 7:30pm | Picture House Social
Sheffield Beatles Project: The White Album in full
15 December | 7:00pm | O2 Academy Sheffield
18 December | 7:00pm | O2 Academy Sheffield
Sheffield music venues
Check out the following for regular gigs from touring bands in Sheffield, or go underground with our guide to underground music venues in Sheffield.
Picture House Social
Located beneath the historic Abbeydale Picture House, Picture House Social regularly host some of the most interesting and exciting new music from touring bands and musicians.
Sheffield’s most historically important venue, The Leadmill has hosted some of the biggest live acts in the world.
The Greystones is Sheffield’s number one venue for touring folk artists from the UK and further afield.
Home to Jazz at the Lescar, The Lescar is a key venue on the UK jazz circuit, featuring an excellent range of touring bands.
The Plug is one of Sheffield’s core city centre live music venues for touring bands.
O2 Academy Sheffield
O2 Academy Sheffield is a key city centre venue that regularly hosts big touring bands.
Corporation is Sheffield’s number one venue for touring rock and metal bands.
Foundry is the venue based in the University of Sheffield’s students’ union, hosting occasional public gigs.
Underground Music Venues in Sheffield
Check out our guide to underground venues in Sheffield to find out about the following spaces:
- The Audacious Art Experiment
- Bal Fashions
- Plot 22
- Theatre Delicatessen
- Abbeydale Picture House
- Record Junkee
- Delicious Clam
- Haggler’s Corner
- The Lughole
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