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TICKETS FROM USUAL OUTLETS TRROUGHOUTSCOTLAND
30 The List 20 March — 2 April
Records. while Deacon Blue have just released ‘Dignity'. their debut offering for CBS.
0 Chiefs oI Belief Rooftops. Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. 10.30pm. Another band who have been about for years. but now signed to WEA. with a debut single called ‘Weekend‘ to promote.
0 Bitt Bang Pow Subterraneans. Greenock. 10.30pm. Despitethe limitations ofthe venue. Subterraneans seem to be keeping up a broadminded and wide ranging music policy.
0 The Straight Men Riverside Tavern. Gorbals. 9pm. Free. Residency.
0 The New York Piglunlters and APB Assembly Rooms. George Street. 225 3614. Ican‘t think ofa better culmination to a week ofdancc than this. The funkiest bands in Edinburgh and Aberdeen respectively. guaranteed to set the hips wobbling. APB got the thumbs-up from Soul Brother Number One. James Brown. when they supported him in London, and such accolades can’t be far out ofthe Pigfunkers' grasp now — checkout their current single for evidence.
0 CarolJaini The Amphitheatre. Lothian Road. 229 7670. 10pm. £1.75 before 11pm. £3.50after.
0 800 Berlin Nicky Tam‘s. Victoria Street. 225 6569. Afternoon. Free. 0 Blues Brothers Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after 9.30pm. Blues-rock. balding pales. guitar solos.
O Backbeat Clowns. High Street. 9pm. Free. Covers from yesteryear. O BluetingerThc Cavern. Cowgate. 226 5641. Rhythm ‘n‘ blues.
SATURDAY 28 Glasgow
0 Trident The Ladyton. Bonhill. 9pm. Free. Heavy metal.
0 Mary Kiani Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. 8pm. Free.
0 Jamie Barnes and Coshise Montego Bay. Jamaica Street. 2pm. Free.
0 Bald Cormorant Lord Darnlcy. West Port. 2294341. 3pm. Free. See Sat21.
0 300 Berlin Nicky Tam‘s. Victoria Street. 225 6569. Afternoon. Free. 0 Avalon Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. £1 after 9.30pm. Folk-rock. from the group formerly known as the Medium Wave Band. Jazz and even heavy metal inﬂuences.
0 Billy Jones Burke and Hare. West Port. Free.
0 Strategy Clowns. High Street. 9pm. Free.
SUNDAY 29 Glasgow
0 Bill Band Pow Rooftops. 92 Sauchiehall Street. 10.30pm. Their Scottish mini-tour continues.
0 Tam White and The Dexters Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after 9pm. Sec Sun 22. 0 Billy Jones Lord Damlcy. West Port. 229 4341. Free. See Sat 21.
MONDAY 30 Edinburgh
0 Bitt Bang Pow! The Onion Cellar. The Mission. Victoria Street. 225 6569. 9.30pm. £2.50 (£2 U840). Yet another band from the Creation label. this one having the curiosity value of boasting the label‘s boss in its ranks. Jangling abounds.
0 Fields of Nephilim (To be confirmed). The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm.
0 No Excuse Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9pm. Free.
TUESDAY 31 Edinburgh
0 Hide Brooks Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. 557 2590. 8pm. £8.50. £7.50. She‘s come a long way since singing in Vinegar Joe in the early 70s to becoming one of the nation‘s favourite MGR singers. Me. I‘m still anxious that I‘ll blunder into the same audience I encountered when the Moody Blues played the same venue.
0 Three Dancers Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 9pm. Free. Latest outfit ofone-time Shop Assistants‘ bassist John Peutherer.
0 Eat The Peach The Cavern. Cowgate. 226 5641. Pop.
WEDNESDAY 1 Edinburgh
0 AYo-B The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. Guitar-based hard-edged pop. '
0 Billy Jones The Canny Man's. Morningside Road. 447 1484. 8.30pm. Free. See Sat 21.
0 Loo Acka Bop Boston Bean C0. St James Centre. 55601 11. 9pm. Free. See Wed 25.
THURSDAY 2 Glasgow
0 AIDS Benelit Fury Murrys. Maxwell Street. 10.30pm. Still in the planning stages. this promises to be another worthwhile charity event. obviously in the wake ofthe Usher Hall event in Edinburgh. See separate Aids Week Listing.
0 Scheme Mclnlay's Place. 40 Annick Street. Shettleston. 9pm. Free. You can‘t get rid ofthem. but you certainly can ignore them.
0 Scottish AIDS Action Gala Concert Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. £10. £8. Sec panel.
0 Gala Party Assembly Rooms. George Street. 225 3614. 11pm. £3. See panel.
0 Alen Sex Field The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. Yes. they‘re back! The crown princes of Goth delight another audience with a noisy drone punctuated by the odd shriek.
0 Billy Jones Lord Darnley. West Port. 229 4341. 9pm. Free.
See Sat 21.
0 Deja Vu Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9pm. Free.
0 Therapy Clowns. High Street. 9pm. Free. Berwickshire boys. mainly. with an ear for a tune and an undying faith in clangy guitars.