The Beatles sit down and relax with drinks at the ABC Edinburgh.
The Beatles sit down and relax with drinks at the ABC Edinburgh.

10 legendary Edinburgh gigs throughout history (part 1) - how many were you at?

The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Queen… the Capital has witnessed some truly unforgettable concerts.

Edinburgh is often referred to as the poor cousin to Glasgow when it comes to attracting the biggest names in music – but Scotland's capital city has seen its fair share of legendary gigs down the years.

Some of the biggest names in music have played here – including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Queen.

There have also been plenty of bands who visited either before they were famous or just as they were on the brink of superstardom, such as Oasis and Arctic Monkeys.

In the first of a two-part feature, we take a look at 10 legendary gigs that took place in Edinburgh – how many were you at?

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