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University Of Nottingham Black History Month
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University Of Nottingham Black History Month
15 Oct 2016
The University of Nottingham BME Network and Nottingham Contemporary present a celebration of culture.With live music and performances from Natalie Duncan, Yazmin Lacey...
Zoo
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Zoo
08 Oct 2016
ZOO return after a three year absence with an updated line up and a trio of EPs to launch. Following the acclaimed 'Millions' album, new drummer Jonathan Curtis has...
Stars Of The Lid
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Stars Of The Lid
04 Oct 2016
Since forming in 1993, Stars of the Lid have scratched out quite a niche for themselves as one of the most influential drone/ambient music projects on Earth.This autumn,...
Black History Month 2016 with Cultural Vibrations
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Black History Month 2016 with Cultural Vibrations
01 Oct 2016
Cultural Vibrations Presents the Black History Month Live Music Special at Nottingham Contemporary Cafe-Bar.A stellar showcase featuring 4 wonderful Nottingham based...
The Uke Box
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The Uke Box
24 Sep 2016
Ukulele-driven pop classics and quirky mash-ups a go-go, the Uke Box are a lighthearted and fun band to get you dancing on a Saturday night! Beth and Tricky met in 1991...
Scores and Sources
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Scores and Sources
20 Sep 2016
Rebecca Lee and Frank Abbott have brought together artists and musicians to introduce and demonstrate live performance works that explore notions of...
UJahm
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UJahm
17 Sep 2016
UJahm are a Nottingham based reggae band. Expect roots, with flavours of ska, dub and dancehall. "The music is reminiscent of old school reggae but the band have their...
MuHa
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MuHa
10 Sep 2016
Since 2006 MUHA has become an internationally celebrated contemporary Eastern European folk band.  
Lois
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Lois
03 Sep 2016
Lois are a four-piece rock and roll band from Nottingham. Influenced by some of the greatest British and US bands from the ‘60s and early ‘70s to the best of...
Sunset Nebula, A Sudden Burst Of Colour and Autumn Diet Plans
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Sunset Nebula, A Sudden Burst Of Colour and Autumn Diet Plans
27 Aug 2016
Featuring an international lineup, this event matches three of the finest psychedelic, post-rock and grunge influenced bands for a night of fuzz, distortion and...
Phlexx Presents... Daisy Godfrey, Benjamin Zięć, Alta Pueblo, RVR & Onkaur
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Phlexx Presents... Daisy Godfrey, Benjamin Zięć, Alta Pueblo, RVR & Onkaur
20 Aug 2016
Phlexx Records presents its third installment of Phlexx Records & Friends at Nottingham Contemporary. Having showcased Nottingham acts such as The Afterdark Movement,...
Wholesome Fish
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Wholesome Fish
13 Aug 2016
Stalwarts of the Nottingham music scene since the mid 80's, the Wholesome Fish are first and foremost a dance band. From pumping four and three quarters on the floor...
Yazmin Lacey, Daudi Matsiko & Natti Rudyj
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Yazmin Lacey, Daudi Matsiko & Natti Rudyj
06 Aug 2016
Marking her first traditional Nottingham show, Yazmin Lacey has crafted a very special line-up to introduce you to the soulful sounds of the up-and-coming Nottingham...
Si Tew
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Si Tew
30 Jul 2016
Si Tew, a man of many music talents, knows no bounds. He is always stretching his ability to boggle the minds of his many fans. Si will take to the stage with his full...
Blessing Magore & Grawlix
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Blessing Magore & Grawlix
23 Jul 2016
A double bill of supreme Nottingham and Derby talent.Grawl!xGrawl!x is an ever changing, always evolving project from the brain of James Machin; sometimes a full band...
Hhymn - In The Small Hours
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Hhymn - In The Small Hours
16 Jul 2016
Pinning Hhymn’s unique yet oblique music down is as downright difficult as catching a goldfish in a swimming pool with your bare hands. Their mellifluous melodies,...
Fat Digester's 20th Anniversary Spectacular
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Fat Digester's 20th Anniversary Spectacular
02 Jul 2016
Fat Digester (The Fats) are a music based collective that at times include dancers, rappers and visual artists. They fuse fun and social comment in a blend of jazz, funk,...
Mondo Musik for Refugee Week
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Mondo Musik for Refugee Week
25 Jun 2016
Join Cultural Vibrations in the Cafe.Bar to celebrate the wonderful diversity of live music in Nottingham as part of National Refugee Week 2016.
Joseph Knight
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Joseph Knight
18 Jun 2016
At the age of 16, Joseph Knight has already established himself as a rising star of Nottingham’s music scene, playing Nottingham’s Hockley Hustle two years in a row,...
Seas Of Mirth
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Seas Of Mirth
11 Jun 2016
Nautical rockers Seas Of Mirth have been causing quite the ruckus at shows and festivals across the UK and Europe over the last few years. A nine-strong crew, their...
The New Forbidden feat. Loyd Grossman and Valentine Guinness
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The New Forbidden feat. Loyd Grossman and Valentine Guinness
04 Jun 2016
In December 1977 Punk band Jet Bronx and The Forbidden featuring Loyd Grossman reached No. 49 in the UK singles chart with “Ain’t Doin’ Nothing”. Fast...
The Elephant Men and Robyn Hughes-Jones
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The Elephant Men and Robyn Hughes-Jones
28 May 2016
Bringing their unique sound to Nottingham Contemporary, The Elephant Men are made up of some of the finest touring musicians currently residing in Nottingham, including...
Austerity Cafe
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Austerity Cafe
21 May 2016
An evening where lyricism meets musicality, as a gathering of troubadours present tales from the here and now, days gone by and times to come.
Stravinsky on the pianola by Rex Lawson
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Stravinsky on the pianola by Rex Lawson
15 May 2016
The world's foremost exponent of the pianola, and University of Nottingham alumnus, plays a concert inside Gallery 2 using the pianola which is part of Simon...
Matt Henshaw
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Matt Henshaw
14 May 2016
Matt Henshaw is a music machine. Playing 500 shows in little over 18 months through 7 different countries, his hard work, honest songwriting and voice that has been...
WorldService Project & Zeitgeist
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WorldService Project & Zeitgeist
30 Apr 2016
Celebrating the release of their third album, in-your-face jazz extraordinaires WorldService Project take to the Nottingham Contemporary stage as part of their national...
The Whistling Orchestra Performance
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The Whistling Orchestra Performance
26 Apr 2016
Artist Emma Smith presents an orchestral score based on whistles, hums and songs from the history of music at work in Nottingham.
Unknown Era
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Unknown Era
23 Apr 2016
A high voltage mix of catchy reggae, flowing hip hop mc-ing, screaming blues guitar solos, funky horn riffs, smooth soulful vocals with elements of Ska, Rock and Gypsy....
Bowman & Hull
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Bowman & Hull
16 Apr 2016
Bowman & Hull are a duo who compose and perform songs in a rhythm and blues style. With electric and acoustic guitars, vocals and a dash of harmonica, they deliver...
INFL National Tour
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INFL National Tour
09 Apr 2016
As part of an I'm Not From London Nationwide tour, four bands from different cities will be performing in the Café.Bar to forge links around the country.This event will...

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