Welcome to the 405's Top 5 Gigs of the week for December 2nd through the 9th. We've selected the five best shows happening this week in the UK that we think you should check out. If you have any events you think we should cover next week, let us know by dropping us an email at events@thefourohfive.com. Happy partying!

This week's gig guide features the likes of Blouse, Braids and Vulkano.

  • Artist: Braids
  • Venue: Belgrave Music Hall
  • Location: Leeds
  • Venue Address: Belgrave Music Hall, 1A Cross Belgrave Street, Leeds LS2 8JP
  • Date: Thursday, 5th December 2013
  • Ticket Price: £8.50
  • Tickets/Info: See Tickets

  • Artist: Blouse
  • Venue: Soup Kitchen
  • Location: Manchester
  • Venue Address: 31-33 Spear Street, Stevenson Square, M1 1DF
  • Date: Tuesday, 3rd December 2013
  • Ticket Price: £5
  • Tickets/Info: Songkick

  • Artist: Vulkano
  • Venue: The Birdcage
  • Location: Bristol
  • Venue Address: 28 Clare Street, BS1 1YE
  • Date: Tuesday, 3rd December 2013
  • Ticket Price: £5
  • Tickets/Info: Songkick

  • Artist: Rainy Milo
  • Venue: Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen
  • Location: London
  • Venue Address: 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 6NU
  • Date: Tuesday, 3rd December 2013
  • Ticket Price: £5
  • Tickets/Info: Songkick

  • Artist: Oh Land
  • Venue: Scala
  • Location: London
  • Venue Address: 275 Pentonville Road, N1 9NL
  • Date: Thursday, 5th December 2013
  • Ticket Price: £15.75
  • Tickets/Info: Ticket Web