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After an 18 month wait, Squarepusher will finally get to play at the Metronome.  With recent releases such as Be Up A Hello in 2020 and Feed Me Weird Things in 2021 on his mind, get ready for a colossal show.

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Courtney Marie Andrews

The acclaimed US singer, songwriter, poet and musician  will be promoting her GRAMMY nominated album 'Old Flowers'. It was released to widespread critical acclaim in August 2020.

Anna Meredith at Metronome

Anna Meredith

The genre-crossing composer and producer was awarded an MBE for services to music in the 2019 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Anna’s band of virtuosic musicians sees her joined by guitar, drums, cello and tuba. *Discounts apply*

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Dead British

Be part of the studio audience for an improvised comedy interview show! Featuring historically inaccurate reenactments, famous dead people, and comedy songs, this entire show will rewrite history, without a script. *Discounts apply*

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Rhymes against Humanity

The Midlands’ highly acclaimed improvised musical returns, for a non-stop joyride of musical hilarity that’s all being created in the moment. Part of Nottingham Comedy Festival.*Discounts apply*

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The Escape Plan – Henry Normal

Join writer, poet and TV and Film producer and co-founder of the Nottingham Poetry Festival, Henry Normal for an evening of pure escape with stories, jokes and poems.

Byron Wallen plays Boards of Canada at Metronome Nottingham

Byron Wallen plays Boards of Canada

Byron Wallen’s fantastic show pays homage to the seminal album ‘Music Has the Right to Children‘ working with his rarely used Gamelan Ensemble for a truly unique night. *Discounts apply*

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Guardian's 'One to Watch', featured in Pitchfork, NY Times and regularly played on BBC 6 Music, Pongo will tour her melodic, artistic and soulful music.. *Discounts Apply*

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[SOLD OUT] Hollie McNish

Rising to fame on YouTube with millions of views, Hollie has since published five books of poetry and toured extensively in the UK and internationally.

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[SOLD OUT] Self Esteem

A space for both catharsis and euphoric celebration, a Self Esteem live show is not to be missed. Self Esteem returns with her new single ‘I Do This All The Time’, premiered by Steve Lamacq on BBC Radio 6 Music.

Admiral Fallow at Metronome Nottingham

Admiral Fallow

The indie folk band make a triumphant return to the live circuit with a brace of new songs, alongside favourites from their three beautifully diverse albums. *Discounts apply*

Panchiko poster Metronome Nottingham


Panchiko's live performance promises an audio visual spectacle, streamed for Bandcamp, with limited audience tickets available.

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Goldie Lookin Chain

Many years since that first rap about Eggsy’s tracksuit, Goldie Lookin Chain are still keeping it real in the rap game and hold the title of the most successful UK rap act ever.

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NTU Big Band Live

Join NTU Music's award-winning Big Band for an energetic evening of music at Metronome featuring everything from Miles Davis to Frank Sinatra.


Afro-Futurist music machine Onipa blend a unique fusion of African music and electronics, drawing on a wide range of influences, inspired by artists like Kokoko and Flying Lotus. *Discounts apply*

The Delines live at Metronome

The Delines

Following a sold out show here in 2020, country-soul outfit, The Delines who hail from Portland, Oregan return with new material for this special date with the full line-up.

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Dana Gavanski

With echoes of Vashti Bunyan and a hint of airy wistfulness akin to Cate Le Bon, Serbian-Canadian musician Dana Gavanski  tours her debut album  'Yesterday is Gone'. (BBC 6Music's Album of the Week) *Discounts apply*

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Ardent fans, Iggy Pop and Marc Riley (BBC 6Music) have only gleaming praise to heap on the band. The band’s live show has left thousands across the UK and Europe desperate for more. *Discounts apply*

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F**ked Up

The Canadian hardcore punk band from Toronto will embark on the ‘David Comes to Life’ tour to celebrate their 10 year anniversary of the album.

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Spacey Jane

Fremantle indie rock foursome Spacey Jane have cemented their position as one of Australia's most-loved bands. They released their debut album 'Sunlight' in June 2020.