FRIDAY 11 Glasgow
I Alien Sex Fiend (TBC) Queen Margaret Union. University Gardens. 339 9784. The Guana eatz Rooftops. Rooftops. 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. One ofthe most popular of the wave of rockabilly/psychobilly bands of a few years back.
I Michael Marra Blue Note. Briggait. Clyde Street. 552 6027. Acoustic singer-songwriter.
I Dream Coyotes La Taniere. Fox Street. 221 4844. 9pm. Free.
I Trident Venue. Sauehiehall Street. 332 3872.
I John Martyn George Square Theatre. Bristo Square. Solo acoustic concert. more details in Folk listings.
I Le Rue and The Longhorns Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. Return visit from renowned (and genuine) Louisiana cajun band. They‘ve been the legendary Queen Ida’s backing group for years. and the gigs they‘ve been doing in this country under their own name have been going down a storm. Support The Loghorns provide us with a bit ofagit-abilly.
I Baby's Got a Gun Cavern. Cowgate. 226 5641 . Now starting to go places. after a long time waiting. Gig in London supporting the sweet and virginal Mace Lads got attention from the right people. and they should be appearing at a couple of Midlands festivals.
I Soullinger (TBC) Negoeiants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9pm. Free. Apparently an amalgamation of Friends ofCarlotta and The Dan Blocker Experience.
I The Healers Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after 9.30pm. Blues-rock.
I Yes Yes Juliette Student Union . Teviot Row. 10.30pm. Free.
I Fool's Gold Music Box. Victoria Street. 22017()8.£1after9pm.
I Live Band Blues Basement. Broughton Street. 556 7147.
I Live band Cavern. Cowgate. 226 5641. I The Brothers Lord Darnley. West Port. 2294341. 10pm. Free.
SATURDAY 12 Glasgow
I John Martyn Moir Hall. Mitchell Theatre. Granville Street. 221 3198. See Folk section for more details.
I The Rainmakers Queen Margaret Union. University Gardens. 339 9784.
I Le Rue Mucky Duck. Shotts. See Friday 11. Mucky Duck audiences are particularly conducive to this type of thing. so it should be a good night.
I Billy Forbes La Taniere. Fox Street. 221 4844. Afternoon. Free.
I Rhyme and Reason La Taniere. Fox Street. 221 4844. 9pm. Free.
I Good and Gone Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. £1 after 9pm. They dress like bit parts in The Untouchables and the singer has that gruff Tom Waits bark ofro a T. Allin all. great white blues.
I Live band Blues Basement. Broughton Street. 556 7147.
I Avalon Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after9.30pm. Folk-rock.
I Black Jacques Shuffle Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9pm. Free.
I Live band Cavern. Cowgate. 226 5641.
I The Charge Lord Darnley. West Port. 229 4341. 10pm.
I Anti-Censorship Gig Rooftops. 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. Line-up still
to be confirmed. but will probably include Dog-Faced Hermans. The Primevals. and possibly The Pastels and a few guests.
I John Martyn Moir Hall. Mitchell Theatre. Granville Street. 221 3198. See Folk listings for more details.
I Rough and Ready La Taniere. Fox Street. 221 4844. 9pm. Free.
I Trademark and The Seventh Samurai Soundcheck Rock Club. Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £1.50. Weekly heavy rock metal club.
I Erogenous Joan Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 17(18.Afternoon. Free.
I The Dexters Music Box. Victoria Street. 2201708.£l after 9pm. See See Sun 6.
I Soullinger Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. £1 after9pm. See Fri 1 l. I Live band Cavern. Cowgate. 2265641. I The Kitchen Devils Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. Afternoon. Free.
MONDAY 14 Glasgow
I The Big Step La Taniere. Fox Street. 221 4844. 9pm. Free.
I Meatloal Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. 557 2590. 7.30pm. £9. £8. Is it too late to say I thought Jim Steinman’s songs sucked‘.’ ()1' Meat did well enough by them anyway.
I The Hook 'n' Pull Gang Venue. (‘ahon Road. 557 3073. Farewell gig of a sort before the Gang move down to London to pursue fame and fortune there. I‘ve had a lot of pleasure from their behemoth beat. so here's hoping a large crowd will turn up to give them a proper sendoff.
I The Big Wheel Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. 9.30pm. Free. 1 have an allergic reaction to anyone who jumpson stage in a shady dive like The Mission and incites the audience to clap their hands as ifthey were at Wembley. but if you don't then give them a chance.
I Wraygun and The Rockets Negociants. Morningside Road. 2256313. 9pm. Free. Rockabilly.
I Cosmos Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. 9pm. Free.
I The Volunteers Canny Man‘s. Morningside Road. 447 1484. 8.30pm. Free.
TUESDAY 15 Glasgow
I Everything But The Girl Pavilion. Renfield Street. 332 1846. 7.30pm. £5. Ben 'n' Trace make another thunderous assault on the live circuit before everyone completely forgets who they are. It'll be interesting to see which. ifany. ofthe directions they've pursued in the past that they‘ll be showcasing next.
I Slave Trade Fixx Bar. 86 Miller Street. 9.30pm. Free.
I Outside Edge La Taniere. Fox Street. 221 4844. 9pm. Free.
I Tantara Blade Bar Luxembourg. Pitt Street.
I Jesse Rae and The Thistles Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. The killed crusaders last show here. at Christmas. was a roaring success. helped along by good use of radio-mikes and specially made video presentation. and it sold out. so get your tickets quick.
I The Perisiaisis Brothers Négoeiants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9pm. Free.
I The Favorites Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free. I Willy Logan Canny Man‘s. Morningside Road. 447 1484. 8.30pm. Free.
I Transaction Lord Darnley. West Port. 2294341. 10pm. Free.
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