NC“ Street. 887 Hill). 8pm. Tonight. Cruachan.


I Andy M Stewart and Manus Lunny Penicuik Folk Club. .\'avaar Hotel. l’enicuik. 8.30pm. lix-Sillv Wizard singer has sttceesstull} learned vs ith one of Ireland‘s most talented instrumentalists. See panel.

I Milnes Acoustic Music Night Millie's Bar. Hanm er Street. 8.3llpm. Free. New \seekl} folk hlues music scene. PA set up. and regular local musicians include ( till BOW man and .lock Brovs 11. vs ith a weekly guest performer. Tonight Robin Laing Sings.

I Crown Folk Club 48a The Pleasanee. 8pm. Instrument and song \soi'kshopsarc among the things the re-opened ( ‘rovv n organise as vs ell as their informal folk evenings.

I Chris Thompson St James ( )vster Bar. (‘alton Road. opposite St .lames(‘entre. l-.\entng. Roekahilh hlues.

I Miro l-.nsign 1‘.\\itl'l. Lavsnmarket. topol the l ligh Street. livening. .-\cottsticee|tic music.

I Kenny Grier R11} al ( )ak. Infirmar} Street. 55" 2976. (iuitarist singer. Late hat.


I Ceilidh/Disco Appeal Madisons. west (icor'ge Street. 8pm 12.3(lam. £2.5llon the door or £2 to advance from 266 ('1) de Street. Bar. rattle. The Susan Wighton Appeal on hchall of Medical Aid for Palestinians. The hest all round rocking ceilidh hand in Scotland. The Desperate Danz Band. are giv ing their services for free. as is the \cnuc. Bop till _\oti droptoa 611's disco. limo) helptnga good cause.

I The Corries 'l‘heatrc Rot at. Hope Street.

331 1234. 7.3tlpm. £(1.5tF~'£.“.StL Popttlist folk. performed h_v pros. Third night.

I The Humph Family The trading l’ost . n3 ('alton Place. 42‘) 3445. From ahotit 8.3llpm. Fttn. clev ersch countr) .

I Scotia Folk Night Seotia Bar. Stockvs ell Street. 552 8681.

I Fle session 1 Tall Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 12111. 1'.\ ening. instrumental nltlsic on fiddle. accordion etc.


I Singaround tidinhurgh Folk ('luh. ()shourne Hotel. York Place. 5565577. 8pm. £2..3ll(£1.5lli.

I Alchemy Bannertnans Bar. ( ~oss gate. 556 3254. i'.\'L‘llili_L!. \e“ 1-olk onssnth. fiddle. flute and \ oeals.

I North Sea Gas l’latlorm 1. Rutland Street. Inserting. Resident puh tolk hand. I GUiZBf Scotch .-\litl R} L‘. .511 ( ieorgc 1V

Bridge. 225 1681. 15s ening.

THURSDAY 10 Glasgow

I Roy Harper 1 lent) Wood 1 tall. (‘laremont Street. 8pm. {61151.1 iekcts from Virgin Records. l'nion Street; lona Records. the Briggait and lost 111 \lttsic. 1)L‘( itilllL‘L‘} is Arcade. 11} tL‘\ Rtlilkt. (me 01 the “lls' most pointed singer songxsritets. Sec PilllCi

I Star FOIK Club ( ilasgovv Societs ()1 Mttsicians. Berkele} Street 2216112. 8pm. 11.511. Tonight. one ot theortginal and most authentic Scots lolk rev 1\ al groups. Clutha.

I Kenny Caird ( )vctdt attght Bar. 128 Broomiclavv. 1'.\ citing. Socialist song evening.


I Colin Ramage/Robin Laing liltslglt Fvsart. l.;t\\liitt;tl'kcl. l~\ening.

IJim Knight Scotch And R'sc'. 5ll( ieorge 1\'B1‘idgc.2251681.11\cning.

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FRIDAY 28 Glasgow

I George McGowan Quartet Berlin Lounge Bar. 8- 11) West (‘reorge Street. Queen Street Station. 335 2382. Lunchtime jazz \\ ith singer and gttests.

I George McGowan Trio with Linda Fletcher Blacktriars. Bell Street. Merchant (‘it_v. 552 5924. Iivening. Residentdrummer's hand W ith singer and guests.

I Glasgow Rhythm Club L'nitarian Church. 72 Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. Talks with gramophone records.


I Stan Tracey Quartet ()ueens Hall. (‘lerk Street. 668 2111‘). 8.30pm. £5 (£61'eserved tahle seats). Tickets from Queens Hall Box ( )tfice or from Virgin Records. Princes Street. Britain's piano gilt to \sorld jazz. With the superb ArtThemen on tenor. See panel.

I Barony Jazz Barony Bar. Broughlon Street. 55711546. FastGetaway.

9-1 1.3tlpm.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Tillerslev 1 louse Hotel. Tiller'slev Road. ('orstorphine. 337 6888.8-11pnr

I Cale Biarritz 61 Frederick Street. 225 5244. 9 -l2pm. Live hand.

I Alex Shaw Trio (‘oppe rs. (‘ockhurn Street. 225 1441. Tivening.

I Spirits 01 Rhythm Basin Street. Havmarket Terrace. 337 1006. Evening.



I Jim Fitzimmons Group Riverside. Fox Street. off(‘lvde Street. Afternoon.

I Do Weevil Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant (‘it}'. 552 5924. Evening. Blues. I George McGowan Orchestra Berlin Lounge Bar. 8-11) West (ieorge Street. Queen Street Station. 335 2382. 2—5pm. Free. The Big Band Sound. old and new. I Alex Dalgleish All Stars Rolls Royce ('luh. l’aisle) Road. Afternoon.

I Ron Moore. Rikki Fernandez La Taverna. Lansdovvne (‘rescent. 33‘) 7007.

1).?le midnight. Free. Music in the bar.

I Society Quartet Society Of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 8pm. 511p. Music and dancing.


I Return ot the Fourth Estaite Queens 1 Tall. (‘lerk Street. 668 2111‘). 8— lllpm. £2 and £1. Baropen 7pm. Snacks. in aid ofSave The ('hildren Fund. ‘Bach to Beatles. Scottish and Irish folk. Jazz. Blues. Ragtime. Songsofthe Sixties. . 7(is reformed for the night. Marvel at the skill. against all the odds. See Folk listings.

I Barony Jazz Barony Bar. Broughton Street. 557 (1546. Jack Hammereand. 9—11.3(lpm.

I Alex Shaw Trio Platform l.Rut1and Street. 225 2433. Lunchtime.

I Shore Music The Shore Bar/Restaurant. The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Tonight Ewan Baird Group. guitar. piano. bass.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellerslev House Hotel. Tillerslev Road. ('orstorphine. 337 6888. 8-llpm.

I Cate Biarritz 61 Frederick Street. 225 5244. ()»-12pm. Live swing.

I Alex Shaw Trio Coppers. (‘ockhurn street. 225 1441. Evening.

I Toto And The Jazz Bostons Preservation

Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 2—4pm. I Doctor MacJazz Basin Street. I Havrnarket Terrace. 337 1006. Evening. Trad hand.

SUNDAY 30 Glasgow

I Paisley Arts Jazz Paisley Arts ( ‘entre. New Street. 12.3tipm. Lunchtime with Batchelors OtJazz.

I Jazz Academy () Henri 's. Great Western Road. at Kelvinhridge. 339 1275. 9- 1 lpm.

I George Penman‘s Jazz Band ( ‘urlers. Bvres Road. 334 1284. Trad front

8.3(L 111.5llpin.

I Bill Fanning Orchestra (TVLTL‘ Hall Ballroom. 318(‘l_vde Street. 8—1 1pm. Bar. Tsvo vocalists svs ing with ( ‘ount Basic and (ilen Miller. Dancing.

I New Jazz The Bar. Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. £1.5ti(£1). 1.3(1—5pm. Tron's \\ eeklv ia/z scene changes gear.


I Barony Jazz Barony Bar. Broughton Street. 55711546. Live hand. 8.3(i--l lpm. Tonight Melanie D'Reilly and Francis Cowan. vocals with guitar.

IThat Swing Thang (‘al’e Biarritz. ()1 Frederick Street. 225 5244. 9- 12pm. Jump jive vocals and svving. Sometimesachange of hand. Phone for details.

I Ronnie Rae Trio Platform 1.Rutland Street. 225 2433. Lunchtime.

MONDAY 31 Glasgow

I Rhythm and Blues Revue 'I'ite Mayfair. 47tlSattchiehall Street. 332 3872. ‘1p1n.£5. includes Spencer Davis and Zoot Money. See panel.


I Granary Quartet Hilton. Belford Road. 332 2545. ‘) -l l.3tlpm.

I Bell The Cat L'Attaehe. hasement of Rutland l lotel. West [find of Princes Street. livening. Guitar and keyboard lead soft jazz rock fourpicce.

I Shore Music The Shore Bar Restaurant. The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Tonight Michael Wright. piano bar music.

I East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace. 331 9922. Evening. 9—12pm. Resident Trad hand.

TUESDAY 1 Glasgow

I Bobby Wishart Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 12111. livening. Leading saxophonist‘s jazz and fusion hand.


I Rhythm and Blues Revue The Music Box. Victoria Street. 9pm. £5. lnclttdes Spencer Davis and Zoot Money. Sec panel.

I Swing '88 Malt Shov e1. (‘ockhurn Street. 225 6843. livening. Tvvoguitars. clarinet and sax. Hot (‘luh sound.

I Louisiana Ragtime Band .‘s‘avaar l louse Hotel. Mavfield (iardens. 667 2828. livening.

I West End Jan Band Basin Street. Havmarket Terrace. 337 1006. Evening. Trad.

I Shore Music The Shore Bar Restaurant. The Shore. Lcith. 9pm. Tonight Robert Pettigrew and Kenny Ellis. classy

piano double bass.


I Sandy Taylor/Alex Moore Duo ( ilasgow Sociel) ()1 Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12.8.3lipm. 511p. Bar.


I Charlie McNair's Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. Evening. I Shore Music The Shore Bar’Restaurant. The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Tonight Swing BB

32 The List 28 ()ct 111 Nov 1988