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August 2 Chris DIFFORD squeeze troubadour Chris Difford returns to Clarks with his arsenal of classic hits and droll tales of 40 years in the music industry glare. The acclaimed songsmith's show precedes an epic USA summer tour with the south London band plus UK dates in october and November.

Clarks On Lindsay Street, chrisdifford.com August 3 The SIXTIES Big hits from the decade that set the template for rock's past half-century make up an afternoon gig that's sure to prompt a few fancy dance moves. Dundee's own The sixties play a mod-themed set of hits by The Who, small faces, Kinks, Beatles, rolling stones and more.

Clarks On Lindsay Street clarksonlindsaystreet.com August 8 NYOS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Berlin philharmonic's violin principal Daishin Kashimoto guests at the National Youth orchestras of scotland spectacle, which is being led by award-winning Australian-english conductor Jessica Cottis. Works by Bacewicz, Bartok and shostakovich all feature. Caird Hall, dundeebox.co.uk August 8 MARTIN STEPHENSON Best known for his work with his band The Daintees, Durham-born martin stephenson's delicate songcraft touches on folk, ragtime, jazz, rockabilly, punk-pop and country blues. The ross-shire resident's honed his skills across 40-plus albums and by gigging ceaselessly since 1980.

Clarks On Lindsay Street, daintees.co.uk August 10 RHYTHM of The DANCE A wealth of talent features in a two-hour journey through hundreds of years of traditional irish dance and music. enjoying its 20th anniversary tour, the show's total ticket sales across 50 countries have topped five million.

Caird Hall, dundeebox.co.uk August 15 STAN URBAN Dundee-born 50s rock'n'roll pianist stan Urban's played with some of music's biggest names, including Gene Vincent, Chuck Berry and mick Jagger. he emigrated to Denmark in the mid-1980s and his annual hometown concert is an event to relish.

Clarks On Lindsay Street clarksonlindsaystreet.com August 18 LoVe DISTRACTION regarded as the UK's leading tribute to electropop legends The human League, Love Distraction are fronted by phil oakey-soundalike Nic price. previously known as Dare - after the League's classic 1981 album - the five-piece was successfully rebooted in 2017.

Clarks On Lindsay Street, eventbrite.co.uk August 21 hexis Courier Country DIY punk collective make-That-A-Take has secured Danish hardcore warriors hexis for the only scottish show of their latest european tour. Joining them at Conroy's are swiss extreme metal exponents Zatokrev.

Conroy's Basement, Meadowside, hexisband.net August 24 DUN-Dee 80s FESTIVAL, The appetite for pop's most colourful decade continues with around 11,000 fans expected at Dun-Dee 80s' debut appearance. it boasts sets from ABC, hue And Cry, midge Ure, Go West and China Crisis.

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