0 Gavin Anderson Bannermans Bar. Cowgate. Evening. Guitarist/singer.
THURSDAY 9 Glasgow
0 Stramash Star Folk Club. Glasgow Society of Musicians. Berkeley
7.30pm. £2 (£1). Part ofthe Commonwealth Music Show.
0 Youngs Hotel Leamington Terrace. 9.30pm. Free. Acoustic music sessions.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Late night guitars
and singing. Street. Charing Cross. 8pm. £1. Adam McNaughton and his strolling 6 players. A democratic association of Glasgow balladeers. smgers. tunesmtths and
storytellers. Scots and Irish.
0 Red Neck Mothers Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening.
0 Sleep the Feet Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 830—1 1pm.
0 John and Phil Cunningham, Rod Paterson Edinburgh Police Folk Club. 28 York Place. 8.30pm. £3. Wizard fiddle and accordion duo with one of Scotland‘s great guitarist/singers.
0 Session Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Scottish session on fiddles. ﬂutes. concertina etc.
0 Shetland Fiddlers West End Hotel. Palmerston Place. Evening. Scottish and Shetland music. on most instrumets. All welcome.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. Evening. Late night music bar. Usually guitars and songs.
Please note that evening sessions begin at approx 8.30pm unless otherwise stated.
This fortnight sees the start of Glasgow’s first International Jazz Festival. See separate Diary for information about events.
FRIDAY 26 Glasgow
0 Jeannette Burns and Andy Alston Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. 552 6027. Evening. Piano bar with lady vocalist.
0 Irish Session Stage Door Bar. Gorbals Street. 429 0922. Evening.
0 Miro The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening till 12pm. Big session.
0 Nobody’s Business Bannermans Bar. Cowgate. Evening. Pictish swing.
0 Session Fiddlers Arms. Grassmarket. Evening. Long running Scottish music night.
0 Gill Hewit Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. Evening. Lady singer and banjo player.
. Naifan Victoria Bar. Stockwell Street. Evening. At least one fiddle and accordion.
o Steep the Feet Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. Scottish and Glasgow songs.
0 Session Bannerman‘s Bar. Cowgate. Evening. Mostly Irish.
0 Kenny Grier Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. Evening. Guitarist/Singer. Late bar.
0 Nalfan Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. Evening. Session led by accordion and fiddle. crowded.
0 Limited Edition Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. Country string band.
0 Norman Stewart and Elspeth McGillivray Edinburgh Folk Club. Osbourne Hotel. York Place. 8pm. £1.50. Gaelic and Scots songs and tunes. Norman is a fine piping-style mouth organ player. Elspeth on the smaller toned ceilidh pipes or the full sized ones. Songs also with guitar.
JAZZ AT THE QUEEN’S HALL
Clerk Street, Edinburgh Fridays at 9.30pm
July 3: TAJ MAHAL July 24: GARY BURTON QUINTET including Edinburgh’s star saxophonist Tommy Smith.
Coming Soon: Watch out for Platform’s ‘Round Midnight’ season at Queen’s Hall 9—22 August.
0 Spirits of Rhythm Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Trad and New Orleans in Riverboat-style venue.
0 That Swing Thang Negociants. Bristo Square. Evening. Swing songs from America and elsewhere.
0 About Time Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening.
SATURDAY 27 Glasgow
0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street. 332 0552. Lunchtime. 0 George Penman Jazzmen The Midas. St. Vincent Street. Lunchtime. Famous trad band.
0 Jazz At Squires West George Street. 2—5pm.
0 George McGowan Big Band Gillespies. 26 Cheapside Street. 221 7704. Noon—2.30pm. £2.
0 Papa Ruado with Colin Tully Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. Jive talking. Latin Jazz.
0 Toto's Jazz Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2-4pm. Trad and swing.
O Basin Street Haymarket. Evening. Bar with regular Trad jazz.
0 Festival City Jazz Band Clarendon Hotel. Grosvenor Street. Evening. 0 Tam White and The Dexters Platform 1. Rutland Street. Evening. R&B and a brass section.
SUNDAY 28 Glasgow
0 Perdido Pharoahs Bar, Great Western Road. 8.30pm. Free. Mainstream and Latin jazz.
0 Bill Fanning Big Band Cotton Club. Lonsdale Road. Paisley. 2.30—6pm. £1.
0 Dave Wilson And The Uptown Shufflers Bonhams Wine Bar, Byres Road. Lunchtime.
0 Jazz Cocktail Tolbooth Bar, Glasgow Cross. Evening.
0 Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. Lunchtime.
0 Mike Hart's Society Syncopators, Learmonth Hotel. Learmonth Terrace. 12.30—3pm. Classic trad band. a Tam White and the Dexters Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. Rock/Soul band with brass. £1. 0 Basin Street Stompers Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. The Trad venue. 0 Capital City Jazz Band Crest Hotel. Queensferry Road. 2—4.45pm. Trad. 0 Driving Sideways Traverse Theatre Bar. Grassmarket. 11pm—1.30am.
MONDAY 29 Edinburgh
0 Sophie Bancroft Trio Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street. Evening. Youngish group. mainly song standards.
0 East CoastJan Band Blue Lagoon.
Angle Park Terrace. 331 9922. Evening.
0 St Stephen Street Stampers Basin Street. Haymarket. Evening. Trad.
0 Nigel Clark/Graham Duifln Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. Modern guharduo.
TUESDAY 30 - Glasgow
0 Avon Jazz Quartet King‘s Park Hotel. Rutherglen. Evening. Mainstream and modern.
0 Bobby Wishart Duartet Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening.
0 Diminished Fiiths Gloucester Hotel. Gloucester Road. 8.30pm. 30s‘ and 40s' swing.
0 Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar House Hotel. Mayfield Gardens, 667 2828. Evening.
0 Swing ’87 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. Evening. Hot club with reeds.
0 West End Jazz Band Basin Street, Haymarket. Evening. Solid trad band.
0 Delta Devils Shore Bar. Shore. Leith. Evening. Boogie and blues piano/guitar.
0 Live Jazz Handsel's Wine Bar, 22 Stafford Street. 225 5221. Evening. 0 B-Trains Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. Piano/bass duo.
WEDNESDAY 1 Glasgow
0 Sandy Taylor/Alec Moore Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. Evening.
0 Charlie McNair’s Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. Edinburgh's original jazz band.
0 Louisiana Ragtime Band Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. Evening. New Orleans.
0 Take Three Maxies Bistro, West Nicolson Street. 667 0845. Evening. Modern jazz in bar/restaurant.
0 About Time Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Evening. Young fusion band.
0 Dave Wilson and the Uptown Shufflers Pitz Recreation Centre, Blackhall Road. Paisley. 8.30—11.30pm. Free.
0 George McGowan Duartet Berlin, Queen Street Station. Evening. With Bruce Adams, trumpet and Linda Fletcher, vocals.
0 Templehall Stampers Temple Hotel. Esplanade. J0ppa. Evening. Trad band.
0 Spirits of Rhythm Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace. Evening. Dixieland.
0 Jazz Mafia Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street. Merchant City, 552 5924. Evening. Hard bop.
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