Lowkey

SATURDAY 13TH APRIL 2019

Doors 7pm

£15.00

Lowkey has announced his long awaited return with news that will be music to the ears of every hip hop fan in the land. After a hiatus which saw the British-Iraqi hip hop artist take time off to focus on studies and activism, he blasts back into view with brand new music for 2019 – announcing a new album and first single from it.
Lowkey has worked with Immortal Technique, Wretch 32, Akala, Dead Prez and The Outlawz. He is part of the super group Mongrel alongside members of the Arctic Monkeys, Babyshambles and Reverend and the Makers. The band released their album Better than Heavy in tandem with the Independent newspaper.
His critically acclaimed music has received millions of streams on Spotify, sold over 25k albums digitally and garnered over 45 million YouTube views. His independently released album Soundtrack to the Struggle (2011) charted #6 in the UK RnB chart, #9 in the UK Indie chart, #14 in the UK Download chart and #57 in the UK Albums chart. He was included in MTV Base Best of the Best UK MCs two years in a row. Charting at #10 in 2010 and #7 in 2011.
His community work around the Grenfell fire led to his recent appointment as director of performing arts for the Kids on The Green charity, assisting rehabilitation of children in the area. Lowkey was commissioned by Theatre Royal, Bath to write a Hip Hop version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, which was performed there and was also performed as part of the Edinburgh Festival.


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Summerhall

1 Summerhall
Edinburgh
Midlothian
United Kingdom
EH9 1PL

Venue Details



FRI 19 APR 2019
The Blue Arrow House Band: Hosted by David Bowden
Blue Arrow Club, Glasgow23:00£5.00
Sugarwork
Blue Arrow Club, GlasgowDoors 7:00pm£8.00
Bull + Rapid Tan
Hug & Pint, GlasgowDoors 7pm£7.50
SAT 20 APR 2019
The Blue Arrow House Band: Hosted by Susie Huse
Blue Arrow Club, Glasgow23:00£5.00
SUN 21 APR 2019
The Furrow Collective
Hug & Pint, GlasgowDoors 7:30pm£12.50
MON 22 APR 2019
Peluche
Hug & Pint, Glasgow19.30£8.00
WED 24 APR 2019
The Burning Hell & Randolph's Leap
Blue Arrow Club, Glasgow7.30 pm£12.50
THU 25 APR 2019
Mike Krol
+ support
Hug & Pint, Glasgow7.30pm£8.00
Brian Molley Quartet
Blue Arrow Club, GlasgowDoors 7:30pm£8.00
FRI 26 APR 2019
The Orb - 30th anniversary tour
Mackintosh Queens Cross Church, Glasgow7.00 p.m.SOLD OUT
SAT 27 APR 2019
Simone Felice
Blue Arrow Club, GlasgowDoors 7.30pm£17.00
SUN 28 APR 2019
The Visual
Glad Cafe, Shawlands19.00£7.50
The Coathangers
Poetry Club, SWG3, GlasgowDoors 7.00pm£9.00
Pharis & Jason Romero
Hug & Pint, GlasgowDoors 7:30pm£14.00
MON 29 APR 2019
Mesadorm
Hug & Pint, Glasgow19.30£8.00
TUE 30 APR 2019
William Tyler
Hug & Pint, GlasgowDoors 7.30pm£13.00
WED 1 MAY 2019
Stella Donnelly
Blue Arrow Club, GlasgowDoors 7.30pm£9.00
THU 2 MAY 2019
MIKKO JOENSUU
Hug & Pint, Glasgow19.30£10.00
FRI 3 MAY 2019
Rozi Plain
+ support Callum Easter, Molly Linen
Blue Arrow Club, Glasgow19.30£9.00
Martha
Mono, Glasgow7.30 pm£10.00
SAT 4 MAY 2019
Ishmael Ensemble
Blue Arrow Club, Glasgow19.30£10.00
The Wildhearts
Liquid Room, Edinburgh19.30£25.00
SUN 5 MAY 2019
Faith Eliott- "Impossible Bodies" Album Launch
Hug & Pint, Glasgow19.30£7.00
MON 6 MAY 2019
Leafcutter John
Hug & Pint, Glasgow19.00£8.00
WED 8 MAY 2019
Stats
Hug & Pint, GlasgowDoors 7.30pm£8.00
THU 9 MAY 2019
The Little Unsaid
Hug & Pint, Glasgow7.30 pm£10.00
FRI 10 MAY 2019
C Duncan
Summerhall, EdinburghDoors 7.30pm£12.50
Paws
CCA, GlasgowDoors 7:00pm£12.00
SAT 11 MAY 2019
Calvin Johnson (K Records/ Beat Happening)
Glad Cafe, Shawlands2pm£10.00
Men I Trust
Stereo, GlasgowDoors 7:00pm£13.00
C Duncan
Maryhill Community Central Halls, GlasgowDoors 7:30pm£14.00