Little Boots, Mastodon, Hockey – free gigs this week (begins June 1)

Your guide to the best free live music around the UK

Welcome to NME.COM‘s guide to this week’s free gigs (week beginning June 1).

From record shop instores to one-off events and signing sessions, we feature the best free live music in the UK.

Check back every Monday to see what free live events are happening near you.

This weeks free events are listed below (all times are BST).

June 1:
Paolo Nutini, Glasgow Buchanan HMV (1pm)
Bastila, Isle Of Wight HMV (1pm)
Baddies, London Pure Groove (6.30pm)
Paolo Nutini, Edinburgh Picture House HMV (7pm)

June 2:
Hockey, London Pure Groove (6.30pm)
Baaba Maal, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

June 3:
OK Social Club, Edinburgh Avalanche Records (5pm)
Codes In The Clouds, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

June 4:
TuCAN, Limerick Cruises Street HMV (1pm)
TuCAN, Cork HMV (4.30pm)
Leisure Society, London Rough Trade East (7pm)

June 5:
My Latest Novel, Edinburgh, Avalanche Records (5pm)
The Chapters, Henry Street HMV (5pm)
Julie Feeney, Grafton Street HMV (5pm)
Mastodon (Signing Session), Sheffield High St HMV (5pm)
Silhouette, London Pure Groove (6.30pm)

June 6:
Julie Feeney (Signing Session), Galway HMV (11.30am)
Mastodon (Signing Session), Manchester Market St HMV (5pm)

June 7:
Mockingbird, Wish Me Luck, London Rough Trade East (2pm)
Mastodon (Signing Session), Glasgow Argyle HMV (5pm)
Little Boots, Blackpool HMV (5pm)

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