O Archie Fisher Edinburgh Folk Club, Osbourne Hotel. York Place. 8pm prompt. One of the very best singers from Scotland. and the voice ofBBC’s Travelling Folk. That describes either Danny Kyle or Archie.
THURSDAY 29 Glasgow
0 Star Folk Club Calton Place. 8pm. £1. To be conﬁrmed.
0 Burns Evening Riverside Club. Fox Street. 10pm—2am.
0 Red Neck Mothers Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 552 4179. Evening. Blues and Country.
0 Bopcats Wintersgills. Great Western Road. Evening. Ex Busketeers with a mix of popular music.
0 Shetland Fiddlers West End Hotel. Palmerston Place. Evening. Regular scrape and how.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Music in late night basement bar. Informal sessions.
0 Women's Traditional Music Session Green Tree. Cowgate. 8.30pm.
FRIDAY 30 Glasgow
0 Tonight at Noon Scott‘s Corner. Derby Street. 334 4891. Evening. Best Folk/Rock outfit in Scotland. Synth and strings.
0 Naitan Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 5524149. Evening. Fiddle and Accordion duo. Irish and Scottish tunes.
FRIDAY 30 Edinburgh
0 Thistle and Shamrock Ceilidh Band Wilkie House. Covvgate. 9pm. £2. Late Bar. Oversized band with floorsingers. Best jiggin' in town. 0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Late bar and sessions.
0 Ossian Glasgow Arts Centre. Washington Street. 8pm. Bar. £3. From (‘4‘s There Is A Happy Land. music and song of Scotland.
0 Kells Kelvin Park Lorne Hotel. Sauchiehall Street. Evening. Regular acoustic/electric. 0 Scottree La Taniere. Fox Street (offClyde Street). 1—3.30pm. Two guitars and a fiddle. buskers in residence. 0 Steep the Feet 'I‘olbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 552 4179. Evening. 0 Ceilidh Riverside. Fox Street. 10pm—2am.
0 Relativity With Sileas George Square Theatre. 8pm. £4. Halfof Silly Wizard meets halfof the Bothy Band. See Panel.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Late bar and late sessions. all welcome.
0 This ’n’ That Central Hotel. Royal Terrace. Evening. Folk and Country.
SUNDAY 1 Glasgow
0 Paisley Folk Club Ardgowan Hotel. Blackhall Road. 8pm. £1.50. 0 Steam Jenny Scott’s Corner. Derby
Street. 334 4891. Evening. Folk Trio.
0 Concert For Alex Campbell Riverside Club. Fox Street. 7.30pm. £4 and concs. Big line-up in memory ofthe big man. . . The McCaImans. Archie Fisher. Alan Taylor. Mike Whellans. Hamish Imlach. Ian McIntosh. ArthurJohnston. Jimmy
McGregor and comperc Danny Kyle.
0 Robin Turner and Friends Youngs Hotel. Leamington Terrace. 9pm. Free. Casual Irish songs and tunes. 0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Late bar and session.
MONDAY 2 Glasgow
0 Shades Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 552 4179. Evening.
0 lrish Session Stage Door Bar. Gorbals Street next to Citizens‘ Theatre. 429 0922. Jimmy McCue. legendary fiddler and friends.
0 Bopcats Wintersgills. Great Western Road. Evening. Three of Busketeers.
0 Reverend Brothers The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Acoustic instrumental music. Session till 1am. O Nobody‘s Business Bannermans Bar. Cowgate. Evening. Swing blues and funk folk.
0 Fiddlers Arms Grassmarket. Evening. Regular Scottish music session. Bartill 11pm.
0 Gill Hewitt Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Songs with 5-stringbanjo.
TUESDAY 3 . Glasgow
0 Steep The Feet Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 552 4179. Evening. Glasgow in song.
0 Naitan Victoria Bar. Stockwell Street. Evening. Fiddle and accordion music.
0 Covers Wintersgills Great Western Road. Evening. Music from the sixties.
0 Bannermans BarCowgate. Evening. Assorted traditional music in the backroom.
0 Kenny Grier Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Guitar and songs. mainly folk.
WEDNESDAY 4 Glasgow
0 Naitan Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. Evening. Fiddle and accordion.
0 Limited Edition Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 552 4179. Evening. Folk and country blues.
0 Whistlebinkies Kilmardinny Arts Centre. Bearsden. 8pm. Traditional music and tall stories. Edinburgh
0 Mike Whetlans Edinburgh Folk Club Osbourne Hotel. York Place.
8pm. £1.50. Singer. guitarist and amazing mouth organ player. all sorts of music. great blues man.
0 Reverend Brothers Shore Bar. Shore. Leith. Evening. Singing on and under the tables. manic Irish music.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. Evening. Late bar and general session.
0 Bob Hownslow and Friends Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Guitar and songs.
THURSDAY 5 Glasgow
0 Eddie Walker Star Folk Club. Calton Place. 8pm. £1. (‘lub favourite returns.
0 Bopcats Wintersgills. Great Western Road. Evening. Posh busking music.
0 Women’s Night Green Tree. Cowgate. 9pm. Traditional music session that brings together all sorts ofinstruments and voices. informal andfun.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Late bar and session. 0 Shetland Fiddlers West End Hotel. Palmerston Place. Evening. Regular bow and scrape. All welcome.
Please note that evening sessions begin at approx 8.30pm unless otherwise stated.
0 Jeanette Burns and Andy Alston Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. 552 6027. Charing Cross. Evening. Musicals. popular. some jazz.
0 Late Jazz Riverside Club. Fox Street (off Clyde Street). 10.30pm—2am. Bar. Check for details. 248 3144.
0 Spirits of Rhythm Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening.
0 Royal Mile Jazz Guartet Central Hotel (formerly the Raeburn), 4 Royal Terrace. 9—12pm.
0 Driving Sideways The Cavern. Cowgate. Evening. Bar till 3am. Blues. rock and country.
SATURDAY 24 7 '
0 George McGowan Orchestra Daniel Brown‘s. St Vincent Street. 1.30—4.30pm. Brassy and loud.
0 Star Big Band Star Club. Calton Place. 2-5pm. Free. Music from 405 and 505.
0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street. 332 0352. Lunchtime. 0 George Penman Jazzmen The Midas. St. Vincent Street.
Lunchtime. Trad Band from way back when.
0 Mary Kiani BabyGrand. Elmbank Gardens. Evening. Piano bar.
0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Glasgow Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 3—5.30pm.
0 Ronnie Rae Jr. Trio Platform 1. Rutland Street. Lunchtime.
0 Mike Hart’s Selection Basin Street. Haymarket. Evening. Small traditional jazz band.
0 Tam White and the Dexters Platform 1. Rutland Street. Evening. Soul/Blues/Jazz vocals and 9 piece band.
SUNDAY 25 Glasgow
0 Dave Wilson And The Uptown Shuttlers Bonhams Wine Bar. Byres Road. Lunchtime. Trad and Dixieland in the West End.
0 Jazz Cocktail Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening.
0 Kit Carey’s Jazz Band Duke ol‘ 'I'ourainne. Ingram Street. 5520140. Evening.
0 Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. Lunchtime.
0 The Jazz Co The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Not too modern. 0 Mike Hart’s Society Syncopators. Learmonth Hotel. Learmonth Terrace. 1—4pm. New Orleans
0 Celsius Bannerman‘s Bar. Cowgate. Evening.
0 Tam White and the Dexters Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. Soul/Rock band with brass.
o Basin Street Stompers Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Trad. 0 Martin Leys Duartet’l‘op of the Town. Royal Mile. 9—l2pm. Free.
0 Driving Sideways Traverse Theatre. Grassmarket
MONDAY 26 Glasgow
0 Shelagh Buchanan Duo Duke of Tourraine. Ingram Street. Evening.
0 Quad Shore Bar. Shore. Leith. 9pm.
0 Sophie Bancroft Trio Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. Evening. Mainstream singer.
0 East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace. 331 9922. Evening. Stompers.
0 Royal Mile Jazz Quartet The Garrick. Spittal Street. Evening.
0 St.Stephen Street Stompers Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Riverboat. New Orleans.
TUESDAY 27 Glasgow
0 Ron Finlay Trio Partick Tavern. Dumbarton Road. Evening.
0 Bobby Wishart Quartet Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening. Superb sax and ﬂute.
0 Liz McEwan and the Brian Kellock Trio L‘Attache. Rutland Street.
The List 23 Jan — 5 Feb 25