This summer you can see some incredible tribute acts across Hull & East Yorkshire’s premier venues who have dedicated their talents to some of the biggest names in music. There are tributes to Michael Jackson, Freddie Mercury, ACDC, Kylie, and many many more. Check them out below…
Michael – Starring Ben
Cottingham Civic Hall – July 9th
This amazing family performance of the stage show straight from the West End .
Michael – starting Ben all the biggest hits from Michael Jackson in a wonderful intimate show .
Ben has recently performed at Hull City Hall and Bonus arena too !
This show is not to be missed – make sure you mark the event as interested to be the first to find out about tickets in the New Year !
(Children over 6 years welcome with parental supervision )
A Vision Of Mercury Boozy Brunch
Dirty Dicks – July 2nd
Dirty Dicks monthly brunch! Featuring Joseph Lee Jackson the UK’s number 1 Freddie Mercury Tribute.
Battle of the Georges
The Stage Door – July 22nd
A full night of the two George’s Keith George as Boy George and Jay Francis as George Michael, A night not to be missed .
Tickets £15 plus booking fee
The Stage Door – August 6th
Shonagh is delighted to be bringing her Completely Kylie show to audiences around the UK and afar! A huge Kylie fan herself, she can’t wait to be “Spinning Around”
Hotter Than Hell Kiss Tribute
O’Rileys – July 9th
Hotter Than Hell Kiss Tribute return to O’Rileys
O’Rileys can’t wait to welcome back Hotter Than Hell for another night rocking Kiss songs. Always entertaining they have become regular visitors to O’Rileys since they opened.
They bring a full-on KISS TRIBUTE SHOW – 70s Kiss Stageshow, The Iconic Make Up; The Costumes; Blood Spitting; Fire breathing
Physical advance tickets are available from Disc Discovery on Spring Bank for £10 no booking fee
Tickets will be available on the door for £15
O’Rileys – July 16th
I’m Maiden Plus Support Live At O’Rileys Beverley Road Hull
£6.00 advance ticket £8.00 on the door
I’m Maiden – Hull’s tribute to Iron Maiden return to O’Rileys to take the roof off again after many great shows at the venue.
Support comes from Hull’s long running thrashers XIII who recently headlined the rock & metal stage at The Hallgate Tavern for the Springboard Festival at Cottingham.
Advance tickets available for £6 plus bf from Skiddle or physical tickets from Disc Discovery, O’Rileys & the band direct.
Tickets will be available on the door.
Depeche Mode Tribute – The Devout
O’Rileys – July 22nd
Europe’s premier Depeche Mode Tribute band, The Devout, play a show at ORileys in Hull!
O’Rileys – July 23rd
So Toto is the ultimate Global tribute to Toto. Comprised of world-class musicians, the group has risen rapidly to wide critical acclaim, performing from Toto’s immense catalogue of best loved, Grammy-award winning hits (Including “Africa”, “Rosanna”, “Hold The Line”, “Stop Loving You”), as well as all of the fan favourites.
To celebrate the 40th Anniversary Toto’s most prestigious, Grammy-Award-Winning album “Toto IV”, the band will be playing a special set of highlights from this album, among other Toto classics!
O’Rileys – July 30th
Brilliant ACDC tribute band, AC/DC GB return to O’Rileys after a storming show last year.
An evening of classic ACDC played with great energy, one of the best tributes we have had playing at the venue.
O’Rileys – August 6th
The UK’s No.1 Def Leppard tribute return to Hull’s premier Music venue O’Rileys. Prepare to Rock, Rock ’til you drop once again people!!
Evanescence of fire
O’Rileys – September 1st
UK’s leading tribute to Evanescence will bring you on a journey through all Evanescence’s albums and live the closest experience to Evanescence live!
Feel the powerful sound,
Sing to Evanescence’s most famous and most precious songs,
Enjoy those ballads that made everyone’s heart melt played live for you!
The Total Stone Roses
The Welly – July 22nd
The UK’s BEST Stone Roses Tribute return to the stage after a brief 16 month, covid-induced hiatus. If you love I Am The Resurrection, Made Of Stone, Fools Gold, Waterfall, She Bangs The Drums and many more then do not miss this exclusive opportunity to hear your favourite Stone Roses anthems performed live by the UK’s finest tribute!
Beautiful Couch (Tribute to the House Martins)
Social – June 24th
The Beautiful Couch are heading to The Social!
The Beautiful Couch will be performing all the hits from The Beautiful South and The Housemartins including the ones that you thought that you’d forgotten.
Performing around the UK to sell-out crowds for the last 20 years it’s now common knowledge that The Beautiful Couch are at the top of the tree, not ‘Sitting on a Fence’ when it comes down to recreating the magic of Hull’s finest exports….apart from chip spice! Playing venues such as Liverpool’s The Cavern, The Matthew Street Festival, the MKM Stadium, Manchester Bowlers Arena, they also supported Deacon Blue and The Commitments at Humberfest and of course TRIBFEST!
Guaranteed to be a great night and score a ‘Perfect 10’!
The AC/DC Experience
Social – July 14th
THE AC/DC EXPERIENCE brilliantly nail the power and look of the stadium rock god’s incendiary stage performance.They have electrifying musical skills to match – each dazzling guitar solo, hard-rock riff and stunning vocal will have audiences convinced they’re watching the real thing.
Authentically covering all eras – expect explosive versions of the classics Highway to Hell, Back in Black, Thunderstruck, Hells Bells, You Shook Me All Night Long, Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap, T.N.T, Whole Lotta Rosie and many many more.
MANIA – THE ABBA TRIBUTE
Hull City Hall – July 8th
Direct from London’s West End, MANIA is accepted as the world’s number one ABBA tribute show.
A special concert which celebrates the music of ABBA in a respectful and enjoyable way, this production revives memories of when ABBA ruled the airwaves.
It is more than 40 years since ABBA won the Eurovision Song Contest and they have filled our lives with music ever since.
Now it’s your chance to thank them for the music!
MANIA brings fans old and new, a memorable night not to be missed. If you’re looking for an excuse to party, reminisce or simply be entertained, then MANIA: the ABBA tribute is the show for you!
Dig out those platforms, dust down those flares, and join in with such classics as ‘Mamma Mia’, ‘Voulez Vous’, ‘Dancing Queen’, ‘Winner Takes It All’, ‘Super Trouper’ and many, many more.
19th – 21st August // Sledmere House, Driffield
The BIGGEST and BEST Tribute music festival in Europe!
Filled with family, friends and a lineup of dreams, guaranteed to be the best weekend of your summer!
As well as tribute bands, They’ve got loads more entertainment across the stages, which include The Unsigned Marquee, Acoustic Marquee, Laughing Bull Comedy Marquee, Silent Disco / Disco Marquee, Freedom Road Under 20s Marquee and the Kidzone.