Red bull music academy UK Tour

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From the Red Bull Music Academy Tour to a crazy Halloween weekend with monster trucks and stunt bikes: October offers the greatest events

In this article

  • Red Bull Music Academy UK Tour
  • Zombie Run Ireland
  • Red Bull Steeplechase
  • Dizzee Rascal live
  • Santa Pod’s Flame & Thunder

October 6-30

Red bull music academy UK Tour

  • Liverpool: Oct 6-9 
  • Glasgow: Oct 13-16 
  • London: Oct 19-23
  • Leeds: Oct 27-30

Four cities, four weekends: October sees the Red Bull Music Academy take to the road to entertain music lovers with a diverse series of over 25 shows, lectures and workshops. The final tour stop in Leeds sees grime godfather Kano giving a public lecture before putting on a show with genre icons such as Jammz and Slimzee (Oct 27); last year’s indie horror-film sensation It Follows gets the live-score treatment by Red Bull Music Academy alumna Emma Jean Thackray (Oct 30); and disco don DJ Harvey celebrates the 25th anniversary of his club night, Moist (Oct 29). 

Get all the tour dates and details at

Red Bull Music Academy UK Tour 2016

32 unique shows, lectures and workshops over four consecutive weekends across the UK

October 9

Dead fast
Moneymore, Co Londonderry

Need fresh motivation to go running? Try being chased by the undead. Zombie Run in the Jungle, near Moneymore, is a 5km obstacle course with mud traps, cargo nets and bloodthirsty zombies – the fast kind.


© Youtube // The Jungle NI

October 9

It’s a knockout

Red Bull Steeplechase returns to beautiful Exmoor National Park. Twenty-three miles, 500 runners and three checkpoints where the slowest are eliminated until only 40 competitors remain for the dash to the finish.

Red Bull Steeplechase

Red Bull Steeplechase is a grueling 23 mile knockout race through the heart of Exmoor National Park

October 21

Boy In Da Corner Live
Printworks, London

Together with a showcase by Atlanta’s freshest hip-hop label Awful (Oct 20), the London leg of the tour shines with Dizzee Rascal who will, for the first time in the UK, perform his Mercury-prize-winning 2003 debut album, Boy in da Corner, from start to finish (Oct 21).

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October 29

Speed demons
Santa Pod Raceway, Podington

Spend the Halloween weekend hollowing out a pumpkin, or watching the tricked-out treat of jet- and nitro-powered dragsters, monster trucks, stunt bikes and flaming burnouts at Santa Pod’s Flame & Thunder

© Youtube // SantaPodTV

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10 2016 The Red Bulletin

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