FUTURE OF THE LEFT.

5th NOVEMBER/ QUEENS SOCIAL CLUB / £10.

Welsh rockers with a penchant for loud noise stop off at Queens fresh from independently pledging, funding, recording and releasing their most recent album How To Stop Your Brain In An Accident. How would you stop your brain in an accident? Well, you’ll have to ask them and find out. Link

COMPUTER CLUB.

5th NOVEMBER / STUDENTS’ UNION / FREE.

Second instalment of the new Computer Club events series at the recently renovated Studio at Sheffield University Students’ Union, this time featuring a special DJ set from Mat Steel of SND fame, with support from Sheffield Bleep and Hanal. Link

GOLDIE LOOKIN CHAIN.

7th NOVEMBER / CORPORATION / £10.

Some people thought Goldie Lookin Chain would never make their 10th Anniversary Tour. Well you know what, those people were wrong. More parody on the support tip with Chip Daddy & 50 Sniffs. Link

SHEFFIELD ALGORAVE.

7th NOVEMBER/PENELOPES/£5 adv.

A night of music and algorithms, with sets from Curious Machine, Lumma, Section_9, Sick Licoln, Yaxu and more. The first event of its kind in Sheffield, and hopefully the first of many more. Link

WRECK THE PLACE / CAPTAIN HOTKNIVES.

8th NOVEMBER / CREMORNE / FREE.

Steve Allen AKA Wreck The Place has chosen the London Road gem of a venue the Cremorne for his album release shindig and Captain Hotknives as extremely worthy main support. Link

DUBCENTRAL.

9th NOVEMBER / YELLOW ARCH STUDIOS / £12.

After a few months off, Dubcentral have returned with some humongous bookings – Smerins Anti-Social Club, Prince Fatty, Hollie Cook, Horseman, Operation Sound System, Ras Daddy Teacha and more take over the Yellow Arch complex. Link

GIN & JUICE.

13th NOVEMBER / DQ / £3.

Andy H, Mikey J, Biggie & Smalls are all on the bill for the launch of Leeds/London based club night Gin & Juice. If you like hip hop, this one’s for you. Link

HEALTHY JUNKIES.

15th NOVEMBER / PENELOPES / £4.

An evening of post and pre-punk, the aim of the night being to capture and bottle the essence of certain music from the past and release it kicking and screaming into the now. Sound easy? It’s not. Leave it to the pros. Link

HELEN MCCOOKERYBOOK.

16th NOVEMBER / RUTLAND ARMS / £5.

Ex-member of Joby & The Hooligans, The Chefs and Helen & The Horns pops in for an unplugged session. Support comes from M.J. Hibbett, Robberie and Seven Tors. Link

SLOW CLUB.

23rd NOVEMBER / SHEFFIELD CATHEDRAL / £7.

Boy-girl duo Slow Club provide sweet hooks, rockabilly beats and exuberant yelps and yips, all held together by some breath-taking harmonizing. Expect magic in the Cathedral setting. Link

DISCHARGE.

24th NOVEMBER / SOUTH SEA / £10.

Will Be Betrayed celebrate three years of punk and hardcore with a huge all-day event in Broomhill. Punk legends Discharge headline the evening. Barb Wire Dolls, Dogsflesh, Gets Worse, Holiday, Total Bloody Chaos and more on the support tip. Link

PEACE IN THE PARK COMEDY FUNDRAISER.

29th NOVEMBER / CROOKES SOCIAL CLUB / £4.

Alt.Com.Cab spokesman Sean Morley has hustled together a crack team of comics in the name of Peace in the Park Fundraising. You know what happened when funds weren’t raised for last year’s Peace in the Park so get down there ASAP. Link

SMILING IVY.

30th NOVEMBER / HARLEY / £2.

Local heroes Smiling Ivy play their only autumnal Sheffield date at the recently-turned-double-figures boozer the Harley. On hand to help the proceedings are Johnny Kowalski & The Sexy Weirdos, Ubuntu, Hot Diamond Aces and a plethora of DJ talent. Link