LOVE and MONEY
TWELVE INCH AND JAPANESE VIDEO STILLS
42’l‘he List 30Sept — 13 Oct 1988
I The Dan Blocker Experience Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9pm. Free. Country.
I The Brothers Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Residency.
. FRIDAY 7
I Love and Money and Five Guys Named Moe Glasgow School of Art. 167 Renfrew Street. 3320691. 8pm. See feature. Five Guys Named Moe are also worth seeing. I The Wonder Sill" O.M . U .. University Gardens. 339 9784. 9pm. See panel.
I The Chesteriields The Revue. 244 Gallowgate. 9pm. Indie pop. one ot several varieties catered for at The Revue. I Thin White Rope Rooftops. 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. 10pm. Been attracting some press recently. so maybe worth a visit.
I The Hank Wangiord Band and The Crows Glasgow College of Technology. 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 (1681 . 9pm. Certainly a bizarre double bill. but not necessarily a bad one.
I The Narodniks La Taniere. 15 Fox Street. 221 48-1-1. 9pm. Free.
Perth band. back due togood performances at the same venue before.
I Win Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. Win know all about chequered careers. but their deal with Virgin has given them another chance. and the impending re-release of ‘You've Got the Power' will at last give them a hit. Unless. that is. Scottish record-buyers are fed up with the song they're so familiar with from the McEwans ads. We‘ll find out in time. This is just a low-key tour. with no record to promote until at least November.
I The Alice House and The Ran Tan Plan College of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442. Students and guests only. Word says that the Alice House are the next beneficiaries of the McEwans big-budget commercial. The Ram Tan Plan. an art college group. haven't yet been approached.
I Hold The Frame Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816.5.1after9.30pm. High energy rock.
I The Bootsie Tootsie Trio Lord Darnley. West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. Free. Quieter offshoot of the RT. Blues Band.
I Very Very Music Box. Victoria Street. 2201708.£1 after 9pm. See Fri30.
SATURDAY 8 Glasgow
I Love and Money and Five Guys Named Moe Glasgow School of Art. 167 Renfrew Street. 3320691. 8pm. Proceeds from this gig are going to the Anti Apartheid movement.
I Win Strathcylde University Union.90 John Street. 9pm. Freshers only gig. but the second Win appearance since they left London Records to find a new home at Virgin. Will be very difficult to get in.
I Swamptrash The Revue. 244 Gallowgate. 9pm. There could be a few heads being scratched tonight as to whether to go and see Swamptrash or We Free Kings in Shotts:
I We Free Kings The Mucky Duck. Shotts. 9pm.
I Odessa Bad Ass Club. 5/7 Clyde Place. 10pm. Free. Glasgow band with a new indie single out now. this gig precceds a tour of Europe. including Poland and the USSR.
I Rough and Ready La Taniere. 15 Fox Street. 221 4844. 9pm. Free.
A regular La Taniere band.
I 0.0. Ellis Music Box. Victoria Street. 2201708. Recreators of the sound of Washington's (heavy on the funk) Go-Go scene. D.C. Ellis are attracting a few raves and a lot ofinterest.
I Groove Yard Negociants. Lothian Street.
225 6313. 9pm. Free.
I The Charge Lord Darnley. West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. Free. llard rock.
I Bo'Weevil Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 2263816. £1 after9pm. R&B.
I Airica Jive Mambo Club. Calton Studios. Calton Road. 556 7066. 9.30pm—1ate. £2. Live African groupin support of Edinburgh Students Against Apartheid.
I Just Add Water Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. £1 alter9pm. See Sat 1.
I The Big Dish and Goodbye MrMackenzie Civic Centre. Motherwell. 0698 66166. 6pm. £6. Last year‘s Motherwell Music Festival was co-headlined by Deacon Blue and The Proclaimers. both of whom have moved on to greater things. and thisyear's bill is a worthy follow-up. The Big Dish‘s last single so nearly became a big hit . and they're bound to become household names ere long. Goodbye Mr Mackenzie may take the harder path. but they've got it all ahead of them.
I The Bible and The River Detectives Rooftops. 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. 10pm. The addition of the River Detectives makes this an extremely attractive bill. Two excellent bands. and there is a good chance that if you likcone you will like the other. What more can you ask for '.’ See panel on the Bible.
I Motorcycle Boy The Revue. 244 (iallowgate. POS'I‘PONEI). Problems arising here due to the recent
departure sacking of all the band members except Alex and Eddie.
I Burden Blues Breakers La Taniere. 15 Fox Street. 221 48-1-1. 9pm. Free.
I Joan Armalrading Playhouse Theatre. (ireenside Place. 557 2590. 7.30pm.
£ 10.50. £9. Joan's become quite divorced from the hit parade over the years. but still seems to be retaining an audience that's growing up with her. One wondc rs ifthe emergence ofTracey Chapman has put the shivers up her or just her record company. Perennial teenagersavoid.
I The Austin Envy Band ()ddfellows. Forrest Road. 220 1816. Country.
I Billy Jones Lord Darnley. West Port. 2294341. 10pm. Free. See Thurs 6.
I The Tex Fillet Five Negociants.1.othian Street. 225 6313. 9pm. Free. Country.
I The Kitchen Devils Preservation l lall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 alter9pm. I Bluelinger Music box. Victoria Street. 2201708.}.‘1al‘ter 9pm. See Sun3.
I The Big Dish and The Indian Givers Queen's 1 lall. South Clerk Street. 668 3456. With sell-out shows in the country's clubs and a hot little number like ‘European Rain' on the charts. it‘s no surprise to see Airdrie's finest back again so soon. and in a larger venue. Got the album yet'.’ Virgin labelmates and last issue's cover stars the Indian (iivers get a taste of the larger venues on thistour.
I Rapeman. Dinosaur Jr and The Band at Susans Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. Package tour from the States. the main attraction beingthe controversiallycnamed band Steve Albini formed after the breakup of the brilliant and bone-crunching Big Black. whose final testament ‘Songs about Fucking' slammed its way to the top of the indie charts last year. Dinosaur Jr look like they could be filling the same spot very soon. with the enthusiastic press they‘re getting. Turn up in good time for New York-based Peel regulars Band ofSusans as well.
I The Real Sounds Music Box. Victoria Street. 220 1708. With all the fuss