Today’s choice: Cybraphon | Tickling Jock: By Night | Barb Jungr
Three highlights of the Edinburgh Festivals for Wednesday, August 21, featuring Cybraphon, a comedy night with artist John Byrne and Susan Calman, and music from Barb Jungr.
Music: Movements: Cybraphon
National Museum of Scotland, 2:30pm; more info
Cybraphon, a musical robot whose mood changes according to online opinion, was a big hit at the Fringe in 2009. Meet its creators today as it settles into its new permanent home at the National Museum.
Comedy: Tickling Jock: By Night
Scottish National Portrait Gallery, 6:30pm; more info
Artist and playwright John Byrne discusses Scottish comedy with stand-up Susan Calman at this SNPG evening event.
Music: Barb Jungr
Queen’s Hall, 7pm; more info
The singer showcases her latest album, Stockport to Memphis, which features covers of songs by Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Neil Young, plus Northern Soul numbers.