Bar, Cowgate. Evening. Neil the Hippy’s backing band.
MONDAY 12 Glasgow
0 Irish Music Stage Door Bar, Gorbals Street, 429 0922. Evening. 0 Blsketeers Wintersgills Bar, Great Western Road. Evening. Four pavement hustlers. Folk/Pop.
0 Traditional Dancing 14 Buccleuch Place. 7.30—9.30pm. With Live
0 Session Fiddlers Arms, Grassmarket, 229 2655. Evening. Go early ifyou want a seat.
0 Glll Hewitt Royal Oak, Infirmary Street, 557 2976. Evening. Banjo and voice.
TUESDAY 13 Edinburgh
0 Barrie Band Bannerman‘s Bar, Cowgate, 556 3254. Evening. Indeﬁnite number of traditional musicians. Lightly amplified.
0 Jim Knight's Night Royal Oak, Infirmary Street. Evening. Folk Songs of Britain.
0 Crown Folk Club 48a The Pleasance. 8.30pm. Instrumental workshops for folk instruments. All welcome.
0 Billy Jones Chez Fred, Spittal Street. Evening. Pop/Folk.
0 June Tabor and Martin Simpson Penicuik Folk Club. 8pm. Navaar Hotel. £2. The very best from England. Beautiful and distinctive singer in Ms Tabor and Martin Simpson is one of the best guitarists and most sensitive accompanists around. Well worth the trip.
0 Whlstlebinkies People‘s Palace. See Maylest.
O Malian Halt Bar, Woodlands Road. Evening. Melodeon, fiddle and sundry assistants.
1 O Tolbooth Bar Glasgow Cross.
Evening. Blues and Country.
0 Come All Ye Edinburgh Folk Club. Osbourne Hotel. York Place. 8pm. 0 Reverend Brothers Shore Bar, Leith. Evening. Paddy‘s on the shore.
0 Robin Turner Royal Oak, Infirmary Street, 557 2976. Evening. Irish banjo and guitar, Dylan and traditional.
THURSDAY 15 Glasgow
0 Glll Burns Star Folk Club, Calton Place. 8pm. £1.
0 Gerry Alrlle Halt Bar, Woodlands Road. Evening. Described as ‘contemporary folk’.
0 Busketeers Wintersgills Bar, Great Western Road. Evening.
0 Billy Jones Lord Darnley’s, Bread Street. Evening. R ‘n’ B and R ‘n’ R. o Shetland Fiddlers Society Meets every week to play and learn tunes. Welcome to all. 8—11pm.
0 Jim Knight Royal Oak, Infirmary Street, 557 2976. Evening.
Please note that evening sessions begin at approx 8.30pm unless otherwise stated.
0 Jazz on Record Glasgow Rhythm Club. Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. Come and listen, informal talks on Ragtime, New Orleans, Swing, Bebop, Avant Garde.
0 Gooseberrles Henderson’s Wine Bar, Hanover Street. Evening. Cabaret standards, vocalist and pianist, in the wine bar restaurant.
0 Melanie D'Reilly and Francis Cowan Carlton Hotel. North Bridge. Evening. Mainstream dulcet vocals on guitar ground.
SATURDAY 3- Glasgow
0 George McGowan Orchestra Daniel Brown‘s, St Vincent Street. 1.30—4.30pm. Swinging Big Band. 0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows, Bath Street, 332 0532. Swing music. Lunchtime and all afternoon, ’30’s and ’40‘s style.
0 Cumbemauld Theatre Lunchtime. Tom McGrath and others. Modern
jam, Tom at the piano, others sitting in.
0 Bobby Wishart Quintet Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street.
Lunchtime. Top Bopper.
0 George Penman Jazzman The Midas, St. Vincent Street. Lunchtime. Solid, long-lived trad band.
0 Jimmy Feighan Guintet with Shelagh Buchanan Lorne Hotel, Sauchiehall Street. Lunchtime. Leading on sax and vibes, mainstream music from long established players.
0 Maylest Opening CelebralanGlasgow Arts Centre, Washington Street. 221 4526. 8pm. See Maylest.
0 Alex Shaw Trio Platform One, Rutland Street. Lunchtime. New cassette available soon, modern jazz, musicians sitting in.
0 Mike Hart’s Selection Basin Street, Haymarket. Evening. Small traditional jazz band.
0 George Roy Jazz Band Preservation Hall, Victoria Street. Lunchtime. New Orleans for this afternoon.
0 Lazy ll White Swan, Morrison Street. 10—2am. Disco Club £1.50. Jazz-Blues-Soul-Funk-R&B.
o Tam White and the Dexters Platform One, Rutland Street. Evening. Tam with the nine-piece band including brass section.
0 Beat llAssembly Rooms. George Street. Three days of percussion workshops. £1 .50 for three days. Creche. 10am warm up/coffee. Instruction on bongos, congas, xylophone, tambours, steel drums, drum kits, temple blocks, maraccas etc. Enquire 225 2424 ext. 6623/6625 (Edinburgh District Council Recreation Department).
Russell Herman, guitar and Frank William, sax—both ex-District Six, a group named alter Russell's home township in the Cape, bring their latest band up lrom London. Going Home, their iirst album as Kintone, with Peter Trottman on bass; Tim Atkins, drums and percussion; Adrian Reid, keyboards and everyone on vocals,
way up the Non-aligned Music Charts with fellow Southern Alricans and Maylest visitors the Bhundu Boys. The music is a melodic blend ol Airo American jazz, Township, and the Caribbean influence at some of the members, not purely lor listening nor straight dance music but somewhere in between.
0 Bourbon Jazz Band Beacon Hotel, Park Terrace. Lunchtime. Dixieland band.
0 Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar, Tron Theatre, Parnie Street. Lunchtime.
O T-Zone Nico’s, Sauchiehall Street. 332 5736. Lunchtime. Alternate weeks. 0 Two and Two Make Sax Babbity Bowster, Blackfriars Street. 3pm. £3. See Maylest.
0 Capital Jazz Band Crest Hotel, Queensferry Road. Lunchtime. Trad jazz band.
0 Texas Funk/Latin/Jazz Club disco bar, above Coasters, West Tollcross. 10pm.
0 Mike Hart’s Syncopaters Learmonth Hotel, Learmonth Terrace. ' Lunchtime.
o Tam White and the Dexters Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. Evenings. Soul/Rock band with brass. 226 3816.
o Basin Street Stompers Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Satchmo’s music.
0 Delta Devils Maxies Bistro, West Nicolson Street, 667 0845. Evenings. 0 Carol Kidd with The Sandy Taylor Trio and The Society Syncopaters Learmonth Hotel, Learmonth Terrace. 343.2671. 1pm. £1.
o The Cotton Club Jazz Dance Disco Scott Street, 3320712. 10.30pm—3.30am.
0 Tommy Tedesco Kelvin Park Lorne Hotel, Sauchiehall Street. 7.30pm. See Maylest.
0 Swing '86 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 2256843. Evenings. Django meets Goodman.
0 East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon, Angle Park Terrace. Evenings. Straight early tunes and arrangements.
0 Basin Street Stampers Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace. Evenings. Delta Devils Shore Bar, Leith. Evening. Boogie and Blues.
TUE DA 6
0 Bobby Wishart Quartet Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. Evening. Sax lead on electric band. Top player.
0 Batchelors ol Jazz Saints and Sinners, St Vincent Street. 8.30pm—midnight. High quality trad. O Shelagh Buchanan Lorne Hotel, Sauchiehall Street. Evenings. Mainstream singer.
0 Swing '86 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 225 6843. Evenings. Hot club sound, but clarinet and sax lead.
0 Melanie D'Reilly and Francis Cowan Shore Bar, Leith. Evenings. Mainstream singer with guitarist.
0 West End Jazz Band Basin Street, HaymarketTerrace. Evenings. Solid 1 trad band in Edinburgh‘s main venue for the early form ofjazz.
The List2— 15 May11