Sheffield Chamber Music Festival 2024

In 2024, Music in the Round celebrates its 40th anniversary, with the Sheffield Chamber Music Festival set to be a highlight bringing nine sensational days of concerts in the Crucible Playhouse 17 – 25 May 2024.

17 May 2024 - 25 May 2024

Gary Numan

Not much needs to be said when it comes to pioneering synthpop icon Gary Numan – the legend himself returns to The Leadmill this May for another round of timeless hits and platinum-selling anthems.

20 May 2024 19:30

Teardrop play the music of Massive Attack

The UK's only tribute to trip-hop legends Massive Attack

22 May 2024 19:00 - 22:00

Ed Cosens

Sheffield singer-songwriter and local music legend Ed Cosens sold out his last Sheffield show within hours – he brings the full band to Leadmill this May for a showcase of his wonderfully lush, intimate sound.

24 May 2024 19:30

The Wedding Present

It feels strange going too long without a Wedding Present show at The Leadmill – David Gedge & Co. return for their 27th (we think!) main stage appearance next May to celebrate 30 years since the release of Watusi.

25 May 2024 19:30

Girls Aloud

It's 21 years since Cheryl, Kimberley, Nadine, Nicola and Sarah won Popstars: The Rivals and formed the all-conquering legendary pop band. To celebrate this milestone, Girls Aloud will be coming together for a huge arena tour in 2024 and visiting Sheffield on Tuesday 28 May.

28 May 2024 18:00

The December Flowers, Ash&Mark&Joe, Alastair Gordon

The December Flowers + Ash&Mark&Joe + Alastair Gordon LIVE!

29 May 2024 19:00 - 23:30

The Crooks

South Yorkshire indie favourites The Crooks keep their momentum building with their biggest tour yet – The Leadmill is the place to be on May 31st.

31 May 2024 19:30

Liam Gallagher

Liam Gallagher celebrates the Oasis album Definitely Maybe being 30 years old. With support by the excellent Cast.

01 Jun 2024 18:00

Live music at Leopold Square: Rogue and Leeds City Stompers

Live music at Leopold Square featuring Rogue on Saturday 1st and Leeds City Stompers on Sunday 2nd June.

01 Jun 2024 - 02 Jun 2024

La Rumba: Nubiyan Twist ft. Aziza Jaye

Born in Leeds and belonging to the world of undeniable grooves, 9-piece afrobeat/funk/jazz ensemble Nubiyan Twist bring the party in June.

07 Jun 2024 19:00

Rob Lamberti - A Celebration of the Songs and Music of George Michael

Rob Lamberti presents "Perfectly George", a celebration of the songs and music of George Michael.

07 Jun 2024 20:00

The Sherlocks

Join The Sherlocks for an electrifying evening of live music at the iconic Don Valley Bowl with special guests include Red Rum Club, The Clause, Apollo Junction and The Lilacs, joining them on Friday 7 June.

07 Jun 2024 17:00 - 23:00

Manchester Camerata

Guided by violinist Daniel Pioro, Manchester Camerata will perform two iconic works: Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf.

09 Jun 2024 14:30

Rachel Parris

The BAFTA-nominated comedian, The Mash Report (BBC2) star, Live at the Apollo (BBC1) star and viral sensation, Rachel Parris, presents a dazzling new hour of her signature blend of stand-up and songs.

12 Jun 2024 18:30

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

Personally endorsed by Fleetwood Mac founding member, Mick Fleetwood, Rumours of Fleetwood Mac is the ultimate tribute to one of rock and roll’s most remarkable groups.

14 Jun 2024 19:00

Amadou & Mariam

Africa's hottest musical export, Amadou & Mariam, are performing live in Sheffield for one night only.

17 Jun 2024 19:30 - 22:30

Sirens of Lesbos

Swiss collective Sirens of Lesbos create a sound like no other.

19 Jun 2024 20:00 - 22:30

From Australia "The Weeping Willows"

The Weeping Willows light a path through the thickets and brambles of a fraught world, excavating and illuminating profound human truths in signature, human truths. Music that will always delight.

24 Jun 2024 20:00 - 22:30

Ultimate Eagles

No show in the world recreates the American Legend’s music with such accuracy and reverence as the Ultimate Eagles.

28 Jun 2024 19:30

Blueprint Festival

Blueprint is not just another music festival – it's an immersive experience that celebrates the best of house music culture.

28 Jun 2024 - 30 Jun 2024

Ben Ottewell & Ian Ball

Back in town with a special set celebrating 25 years of their essential platinum albums Liquid Skin and Bring It On, former Gomez frontmen Ben Ottewell & Ian Ball head back to The Leadmill this Summer.

04 Jul 2024 19:30

Bassfest 2024

Bringing some of the biggest names in bass for a weekend of high-octane partying, Bassfest returns to Sheffield's Don Valley Bowl 20 - 21 July.

20 Jul 2024 - 21 Jul 2024

The Rat Pack

Get ready to swing into the Golden Age of Hollywood and experience the timeless sounds of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr with The Rat Pack - Live In Concert.

25 Jul 2024 19:30

Shamlines 2024

Earwig presents: Shamlines 2024

26 Jul 2024 19:00 - 23:30

The Fringe at Tramlines @ Forum

Forum hosts some amazing bands as part of The Fringed at Tramlines.

26 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024

The Other Festival

A free-entry weekend of the best alternative music on offer in Sheffield and beyond. No ticket required, just come along for a wide array of bands, singers, DJs and more.

26 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024

Tramlines 2024

Sheffield’s biggest party! Tramlines returns to Hillsborough Park 26 -28 July for their 16th edition.

26 Jul 2024 - 28 Jul 2024

What's Love Got To Do With It?

‘Simply The Best' tribute to sensational Rock'n'Roll Hall Of Fame legend Tina Turner is coming to Sheffield City Hall next July.

28 Jul 2024 19:30

Sheffield Festival of Reggae

The Sheffield Festival Of Reggae all-dayer is back! 3 stages featuring Reggae, Dub & Roots. There will also be an outside courtyard with amazing food vendors.

17 Aug 2024 15:00 - 00:00

Rock N Roll Circus 2024

Expect the unexpected as the Rock N Roll Circus return's to Sheffield's Don Valley Bowl in Summer 2024! Taking place over the weekend of 29 - 31 August, the 2024 lineup includes Richard Hawley, Becky Hill and Milburn, along with a whole load of amazing support acts.

30 Aug 2024 - 01 Sep 2024

Bravado Tribute to Rush

Bravado Tribute To Rush - not giving up on implausible dreams since 2004!

31 Aug 2024 19:45

Country Roads

Come along to the place you where you belong, for a night of the very best country classics! Leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready to celebrate the Kings and Queens of country music.

01 Sep 2024 19:30

The Bootleg Beatles

The world’s most legendary tribute to one of the world’s greatest bands, The Bootleg Beatles join us at The Leadmill for an exclusive all-standing showcase of The Beatles’ finest works next September. A sell-out on all their previous visits, this will be a revelation for veteran Beatles lovers and new Beatlemaniacs alike.

03 Sep 2024 19:30


No other band makes a noise quite like RIDE – the Oxford shoegazers join us for a special night this September.

06 Sep 2024 19:30

David Essex

David Essex has enjoyed a remarkable career that has combined concerts, records, theatre, composing, films and television with striking success.

13 Sep 2024 19:30

Goldie Lookin Chain

Veteran hip-hop outfit Goldie Lookin Chain join us at The Leadmill direct from Newport, for a set packed with their trademark comedy anthems.

14 Sep 2024 19:30

Just My Imagination - The Music of the Temptations

Just My Imagination is a celebration of the Motown legends named by Billboard Magazine as ‘The Number 1 Group In The History Of Rhythm And Blues!’

20 Sep 2024 19:30

The World Famous Elvis Show

Chris Connor recreates Elvis at his very best, so if you were not lucky enough to see Elvis live, you will walk away from this concert feeling that you have! Seeing is believing!

21 Sep 2024 19:30

Ryan Adams - Solo 2024

Ryan Adams returns to the UK in 2024 celebrating the 20th and 10th album anniversaries of 'Love Is Hell' and 'Self Titled' plus he will perform career-spanning classics and favourites.

24 Sep 2024 20:00

Tiny Dancer - The Music of Elton John

Ladies and gentlemen, get ready for a night of pure musical ecstasy at Tiny Dancer, The Music of Elton John, starring Tom Weston.

25 Sep 2024 19:30

Lloyd Cole - One Man Show

Lloyd Cole plays a solo show in the Memorial Hall, at Sheffield City Hall. 

26 Sep 2024 19:00

Float Along Festival 2024

Back for their third year, Float Along festival makes a welcome return to Sheffield on Saturday 28 September, with another encompassing mix of post-punk and psychedelic rock, as well as the best in indie and alternative music.

28 Sep 2024 - 29 Sep 2024

Big Girls Don’t Cry

Come and experience the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons authentically recreated by a phenomenal cast and live band.

02 Oct 2024 19:30

Half Man Half Biscuit

Legendary Merseyside rockers Half Man Half Biscuit are no strangers to our main stage – they return to The Leadmill this October with classics in tow.

04 Oct 2024 19:00


Squeeze are one of rock's vital institutions, a band who carved out a distinctive place in the pop firmament with their vibrantly melodic, perceptive songs. Those songs were written by Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook, the composers who have remained at the heart of Squeeze since its inception.

04 Oct 2024 18:30

No Bounds 2024

No Bounds is thrilled to announce their 7th edition this year to be held across 11 venues in the heart of Sheffield & Rotherham, UK.

11 Oct 2024 - 13 Oct 2024

Bob Marley Revival Tribute

The Bob Marley Revival is a group of seven talented and experienced individuals who have one special thing in common, a deep love and admiration for the legend, inspiration and icon that is Bob Marley & The Wailers.

12 Oct 2024 19:00

The Undertones

The Undertones present a glorious set of classic tracks taken from what are considered by many fans and critics to be some of the best punk albums of all time.

12 Oct 2024 19:00

Paul Carrack

A musical legacy that spans five decades is something to celebrate, and when that legacy includes a timeless classic like 'How Long,' the occasion becomes truly remarkable. Paul Carrack, the maestro behind this iconic song, is proud to announce the 'How Long' 50th Anniversary Tour.

13 Oct 2024 18:30

Someone Like You - The Adele Songbook

Fresh from a spectacular spring tour, Someone Like You – The Adele Songbook is the stunning live performance celebrating the music of one of our generations’ finest singer-songwriters, featuring outstanding vocals by X Factor finalist Katie Markham and a super talented live-band.

16 Oct 2024 19:30

Whitney – Queen of the Night

After selling 100,000 tickets last year with its theatre tour, including sold-out shows at the Royal Albert Hall, The London Palladium and other UK venues, Queen of the Night – A Tribute to Whitney Houston is back bigger than ever with the 2024 Arena Tour!

17 Oct 2024 19:30

Red Richardson

Red Richardson is one of the most exciting new Stand Up comedians in The UK. His online ‘Stay Toxic’ sketches have garnered over 30 million views at the time of writing

18 Oct 2024 19:00

The Drifters

The Drifters are the longest running singing group in pop history still performing live, having enjoyed over 50 hits world wide.

18 Oct 2024 19:30

Tez Ilyas

One of the most celebrated stars in British comedy, Tez Ilyas (Live At the Apollo, Mock The Week, Comedy Central, Comic Relief) and Sunday Times best selling author (Secret Diary of a British Muslim Aged 13 3⁄4) is back with his hilarious new show.

23 Oct 2024 19:00

The Australian Pink Floyd Show

The critically lauded The Australian Pink Floyd Show have announced a brand-new tour for 2024 celebrating all the greatest hits of Pink Floyd.

24 Oct 2024 19:30


Formed in 1992 from the ashes of The La’s and Shack, Cast have become one of the most celebrated guitar bands in the UK with ten top 10 singles.

26 Oct 2024 19:00

Adam Ant

Performing his classic chart-topping hits and personal favourites, Adam Ant will be appearing live across the UK throughout October and November 2024.

29 Oct 2024 19:30

The Ultimate Boyband Party Show

These five bad boys with the power to rock you promise an unparalleled night of non-stop nostalgia in this exciting new theatre tour.

31 Oct 2024 19:30

Jane McDonald

Star of stage and screen and singing sensation Jane McDonald is back with a new tour for 2024.

06 Nov 2024 19:30

The Lightning Seeds

Ian Broudie and co. had an incredible sold-out evening with us last year – The Lightning Seeds return with their greatest hits in tow to celebrate 35 years of bangers next November.

08 Nov 2024 19:30

Shape of You - The Music of Ed Sheeran

Come and watch a show like no other, and sing along to Ed Sheeran’s biggest hits, on the ‘Shape of You’ tour. ‘The Music of Ed Sheeran’ brings the UK’s favourite singer-songwriter to the stage in the hit stage show touring throughout the UK in 2024 featuring the incredible Daniel East on lead vocals.

09 Nov 2024 18:00

Dancing In The Streets

Get ready for an unforgettable night as we relive the iconic sound of Motown. A spectacular celebration of classic music from the heart of the Motor City - Detroit, Dancing In The Streets is a concert full of timeless tracks that have shaped generation after generation.

14 Nov 2024 19:30

Craig Charles Funk & Soul House Party (The Foundry)

A celebration of funk classics, soul essentials and undeniable dancefloor anthems, the legendary Craig Charles brings his Funk & Soul House Party to Foundry this November following on from back to back sold out appearances at The Leadmill.

15 Nov 2024 19:00


In 2004, Bellowhead burst onto the British folk scene like nothing before or since. Famously conjured up by duo Spiers & Boden whilst sitting in a traffic jam, they roped in friends, and friends of friends until the big band was born.

16 Nov 2024 18:30

The Wailers

Bands don’t come much more iconic than this – reggae legends The Wailers perform Legend – The Best of Bob Marley in full at The Leadmill this September.

16 Nov 2024 19:30

Thank You for the Music

Calling all Dancing Queens, this is your night to say, Thank you for the Music!

17 Nov 2024 19:30

The Corrs

Performing tracks from the acclaimed album plus a selection of their greatest hits to fans all over the United Kingdom & Ireland, the multi-million selling sibling quartet will be coming to Sheffield on Monday 18 November 2024. Joining them will be Aussie pop royalty Natalie Imbruglia.

18 Nov 2024 19:30

Oysterband - A Long Long Goodbye

From their earliest days as a noisy, politicised ceilidh band in the late Seventies, Oysterband have never stopped evolving or providing soundtrack to the changing times.

20 Nov 2024 19:30

Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

Musical maestro Jools Holland and his famous Rhythm & Blues Orchestra have today announced the run of dates for their 2024 Autumn/Winter tour, with special guests Marc Almond and Toby Lee.

23 Nov 2024 19:30

Pierre Novellie

Pierre Novellie is known for his award-winning comedy/observations which you might have enjoyed on The Frank Skinner Show on Absolute Radio, the hit podcast BudPod with Phil Wang, World’s Most Dangerous Roads and The Now Show on Radio 4.

24 Nov 2024 19:00

The Stylistics

Direct from Philadelphia USA, one of the most Legendary Soul Artists Of all time. The Stylistics remain the real deal, fabulously entertaining and Musically breath-taking.

27 Nov 2024 19:30

Bad Manners

Nothing is quite the same after getting carried away at a Bad Manners show – expect a packed set of ska essentials and one hell of a party!

30 Nov 2024 - 23 Nov 2024

Midge Ure

This tour celebrates the remarkable 50-year career of Midge Ure, from his beginnings in Slik to monumental achievements with Ultravox and pivotal roles in Band Aid and Live Aid. As a recipient of prestigious Ivor Novello, Grammy, and BASCAP awards, Midge's contributions to the music industry are unparalleled.

30 Nov 2024 19:30

Anything For Love - The Meat Loaf Story

The highly acclaimed show producer and No.1 recording artist, Steve Steinman, brings you his brand-new production featuring over 25 of Meat Loaf and Jim Steinman’s greatest hits.

06 Dec 2024 19:30

Rat Pack - A Swingin’ Christmas At The Sands

The stars of ‘The Rat Pack - Swingin’ at the Sands’ will be bringing the ultimate Christmas party to the UK this festive season following a sold-out show at the West Ends’ Adelphi Theatre last December.

10 Dec 2024 19:30

Kate Rusby

Forever proud to call herself a folk singer, Kate Rusby rounds off 2024 in style with her annual, and much anticipated, Christmas tour. Full of warmth, sparkles and her unique festive music featuring songs from her latest charting Christmas album ‘Light Years’ 2023 and her ever-popular previous six Christmas albums.

15 Dec 2024 19:00

The Bootleg Beatles

Regarded the world over as being the Gold standard of Tribute, the Bootleg Beatles return this Christmas for another nostalgic whirlwind trip through the sixties.

17 Dec 2024 19:30

Fastlove - A Tribute to George Michael

The George Michael Tribute direct from London’s West End, this is the world’s favourite George Michael celebration!

30 Jan 2025 19:30

Get It On!

It’s time to bang a gong and Get it On for - one night of glam rock! From the producers who brought you the hit show "Lost in Music". Girls rock your boys at the biggest glam rock show of a generation!

02 Feb 2025 19:30

Pretty Vacant - The Story of Punk and New Wave

Not many musical explosions define a generation and change music for ever. There was Rock and Roll in 1956, Beatlemania in 1963, Flower Power in 1967, The birth of Rock in 1970 and then there was… Punk and New Wave.

09 Feb 2025 19:30

The Chicago Blues Brothers

As seen at the Adelphi theatre and the Savoy theatre in London’s West End, The Chicago Blues Brothers have put the band back together to bring you their Respect greatest hit’s tour.

15 Feb 2025 19:30


There are few acts that accomplished the level of success that Boyzone and Westlife respectively achieved as two of the defining groups of 90s and 00s boyband era, with an incredible 21+ UK No.1 singles and countless millions of audience members performed to worldwide.

02 Mar 2025 19:30


After selling-out all 32 nights during last year’s ‘30 Years of Dreaming’ tour, Gabrielle now announces an even bigger run of shows for 2025.

09 Apr 2025 19:30

Cirque de Celine

After a sold out tour across the UK and Europe in 2023, Celine- My Heart Will Go On is back for 2024, bigger and better than ever. The concert is a stunning celebration of the music of one of the greatest singers of our time.

11 Apr 2025 20:00

Magic of Motown

The Magic of Motown has been seen by over one million people and it is no surprise that this show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history.

24 May 2025 19:30

Killer Queen - A Tribute to Queen

Killer Queen have been performing their tribute to Queen’s concert since 1993. Their expert musicianship, extraordinary energy and accurate portrayal of the world’s greatest live band have rightfully earned Killer Queen the title of Queen tribute royalty.

14 Jun 2025 19:30

Legend: The Music of Bob Marley

Legend, The Music of Bob Marley is an unforgettable evening celebrating this musical icon in one fantastic stage show extravaganza. Combining his superb, distinctive vocals with flawless musicianship, and a supremely talented cast.

21 Jun 2025 19:30

Simply Red - 40th Anniversary

Get ready to celebrate the remarkable legacy of one of the UK’s most treasured bands. Iconic soul and pop band Simply Red earmark their forthcoming 40th anniversary by announcing an incredibly special UK & Ireland arena tour for September & October 2025.

30 Sep 2025 19:30

Wet Wet Wet

Following on from a sold-out tour earlier this year which saw them perform to tens of thousands across the country, the iconic Wet Wet Wet have announced a huge tour of the UK for 2025.

14 Oct 2025 19:30