Gigs, concerts and live music in Reading. Local bands, touring acts, music festivals and who’s playing at Reading’s top music venues, such as the Purple Turtle, Sub89 and the Rising Sun Arts Centre.

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Are You Listening Festival 2018 guide

Are You Listening Festival is Reading’s one-day, multi-venue music festival in aid of Menap. Find all the band line ups, venue information, tickets and more for the 2018 festival.

Trudy and the Romance bring Junkyard Jazz to Reading

We speak to 50’s doo-wop inspired trio Trudy and the Romance about their debut EP Junkyard Jazz, their upcoming shows, and their dream tour line up.


Interview: Otherkin

We speak to Irish, alt-rock four piece Otherkin about their debut album OK, their ties to Reading and the weirdest things they’ve experienced at a gig.