Scotland’s biggest festivals make their return this summer and will bring acts to the country’s most vibrant cities. TRNSMT Festival and Edinburgh Summer Sessions boast incredible line-ups including Courteeners, Sam Fender, Primal Scream, Becky Hill, Dermot Kennedy, The Chemical Brothers, Tom Jones and much more, making Scotland’s musical offering bigger than ever, and one that fans won’t want to miss.
TRNSMT Festival takes place in Glasgow Green from 10th – 12th September, offering world class food and drink options as fans enjoy sets from Blossoms, Liam Gallagher, Twin Atlantic, Snow Patrol and Amy Macdonald plus some of the biggest breakout stars in the industry including Inhaler, Little Simz, Joy Crookes, AJ Tracey, Declan McKenna, Joesef and more.
The capital city will once again enjoy live music as Edinburgh Summer Sessions returns to the iconic Princes Street Gardens; with a backdrop like no other, of Edinburgh Castle. Headliners include DMA’s, Anne-Marie, Simple Minds and more, for a truly unforgettable series of gigs in August.
Dates: 10th – 12th September 2021
Location: Glasgow Green, Glasgow
Headliners: Courteeners, Liam Gallagher, The Chemical Brothers
Additional acts: Primal Scream, Snow Patrol, Sam Fender, Blossoms, Dermot Kennedy, Amy Macdonald plus Little Simz, Becky Hill, Tom Odell, Georgia, Joesef, The Ninth Wave, Lucia & the Best Boys, Saint Phnx and many more
The return of one of the biggest events in the UK’s festival calendar will provide fans with a weekend of incredible music to see out Scotland’s summer in style. Taking place in Glasgow’s city centre from 10th – 12th September, TRNSMT Festival will see fans discover their new favourite acts and sing along to the ones they love across the Main Stage, King Tut’s Stage and the River Stage.
Dates: 6th – 15th August 2021
Location: Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh
Headliners: DMAs, Tom Jones, Anne-Marie, Travis + more
Following over a year without live music in Scotland, Edinburgh Summer Sessions will provide music fans with the opportunity to soak up the festival atmosphere in one of the most intimate outdoor festival settings in the world. Situated within Princes Street Gardens in the heart of Scotland’s bustling capital city, the festival is the perfect destination for music fans this summer with the location offering plenty of food, drink and activity options to create the ultimate Edinburgh Summer Sessions experience.
Pop sensation Anne-Marie joins a plethora of talent this summer, including legendary headliner Tom Jones, Mercury Prize winner and Grammy nominee Michael Kiwanuka, hometown heroes Travis and Simple Minds, plus Australian Britpop inspired band DMA’s.
An outstanding mix of stars including Paloma Faith, Florence & the Machine, CHVRCHES, Primal Scream, Madness and Lewis Capaldi are all part of the star-studded Edinburgh Summer Sessions alumni, with the festival famed for its exciting line-ups and a showstopping atmosphere, in one of the most intimate outdoor settings in the world.