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Freshers’ week at Metronome

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Do freshers’ week in style at Metronome with club nights, gigs and even live comedy. Some tickets are free, and some have a whopping 50% discount for students – so read on…

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Start your student experience right with an audio-visual experience on Saturday 21 September. Featuring short films on our 10m projector screen with psychedelic indie live music as the soundtrack.

Richard Norris – the DJ and producer lauded by Chic’s Nile Rodgers – will play an ambient set to support.

Camp Cope

Camp Cope are an alternative rock trio who are coming all the way from Melbourne, Australia to play their first Nottingham show on Thursday 26 September.

Expect cathartic singalongs and a renewed urge to dismantle the patriarchy by the end of their set.

Sarathy Korwar – get 50% off with code FRESHERS19 (show student card on the door)

Fusing jazz, hip hop and Indian classical has gained Sarathy Korwar recognition from the Guardian in the way of a 4-star review. He has toured with the likes of Kamasi Washington, and brings a refreshingly different gig experience to Metronome on Friday 27 September.

Manu Delago Ensemble – get 50% off with code FRESHERS19 (show student card on the door)

Fusing electronica with soft acoustics, Manu Delago and his impressive ensemble play Metronome on Monday 30 September. Perfect for relaxing after your first week of freshers’ madness – you heard it here first.

Also coming up…


A platform for DJs from across the East Midlands to get their mixes heard, which includes a DJing slot for a Confetti student at each gig. The first event will be held on Friday 11 October – grab your tickets now and enjoy house, techno, garage and a whole host of genre-mixing goodness!

BBC Introducing

BBC Introducing is a regular fixture here at Metronome, where we team up with Confetti and BBC Introducing to showcase the best local talent. The best bit? It’s totally free! Just make sure you grab your free ticket – the next event is on Thursday 24 October.

Just The Tonic Comedy Club

Spend your evening in stitches at Just The Tonic – Nottingham’s biggest and best Comedy Club.

Tickets are just £5 for students – what’s not to like? Check out the next event on Saturday 5 October.

And loads more – just head to our What’s On page to find out about all the gigs and other events we’ve got coming up.

Student Membership

Sign up for your free student membership, and receive 50% off gigs throughout the year.