Edinburgh. challenged only by the Demo Disco.
I Flick ot the Switch Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. lleadlining a small package of local bands.
I The Peristalsis Brothers Negociants. Lothian Street. 2256313. 9.45pm. Free. Now playing live again. and apparently calling themselves The Brothers Peristalsis. a pool of talented local musicians.
I The Betugees Pelican. (‘ow gate. 225 5413. Appearance by a band whool‘ten play with singer Fjaere Nilssen.
I Had Paterson St James ()yster Bar. (.‘alton Road. 557 2925. 9pm. Free.
I Live music ()blomov‘s. North Batik Street. The Mound. 2200054. Free.
THURSDAY 7 Glasgow
I Big George and The Business Saintsand Sinners. 272 St Vincent Street. 221 5279. Residency. See Thurs 30.
I Cheering the Wake. Eyes 01 Rita . The Rhythm Kittens and Naked City Rooftops‘)2 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. 10pm. Probably worth dropping along to see . as The Rhythm Kittens and FyesofRita particularly have attracted some favourable mentions.
I Live music Napoleons. 128 Merrylee Road. 657 5238. 9pm. Free.
I SE Bogie Calton Studios. Calton Road. 556 7066. Doors open 8.30pm. £5 (£4). See Preview.
I Galaxie 500 and Straitjacket Fits Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. ()ne of the finest bands in the current wave of New Zealand talent support the new great white hope on Rough Trade. From New York. (‘ralaxie 500 play melodic guitar pop with a nod to The Velvet Underground and their grittier moments too. Also playing (ilasgow College of'l‘echnology tomorrow night.
I Babel Pelican. The Cowgate. 225 5413. Fine new bluesy-rootsy band. with a tape doing the rounds which shows they're well worth checking out.
I Fjaere Nilssen Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.45pm. Free. Swedish-American folk singer.
I The Brothers Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free. Long-running residency.
RIDAY 24 Glasgow
I Glasgow Rhythm Club Unitarian Church. Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. New members and guests very welcome. Talks and recordings.
I Linda FletcherJazz Quartet Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 9pm. Free.
I Danny Thompson Baby (irand. Elmbank Gardens. Charing Cross. 248 1942. Piano and singing from 8.30pm.
I Stetan Grossman and John Benbourn Moray House Students' Union. 1 lolyrood Road. 8.30pm. £3.50 (£2.50). Open to all (not just students!) Tickets from Virgin Records. Princes Street. Hot Wax. [)alry Road or on door. American ragtime and blues guitarist with English folk guitarist. put on by Acoustic Routes.
I Edinburgh University Big Band Reid
Concert Hall. Bristo Square. 7.30pm. £2 (£1).
I The Bootsies Duo The Globe. West Port. 229 4553. 9pm. Free.
I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellersley House Hotel. Ellersley Road. Corstorphine. 337 6888. 8—1 1pm.
I Manila Extract Cellar Bar. Philippines lsland Restaurant. 36 Broughton Street. 8.30pm. Jazz trio featuring Filipino sax/flute player with guitar and bass.
SATURDAY 25 Glasgow
I George Penman's Jazz Band Carnegie‘s. 142 Vincent Street. Afternoon session.
I George McGowan Orchestra Chubby Chesters. 178 lngram Street. 5520876. 2—5pm. Free. The Big Band repertoire. I Dave McLellan Quintette Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2pm. Non—members£l. Resident band featuring Bobby Thompson. Eddie Richmond. Bill Lothian and Ricky
Fe rnandez or Alex Moore.
I Society Street Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 9pm. Free.
I Danny Thompson Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. Charing Cross. 248 1942. 8.30pm. Piano and singing. 8.30pm.
I Plattorm 1 Rutland Street. 225 2433. 12.30-2pm. Jazz Trio.
I Toto And The Jazz Bostons Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 2—4pm. I Dr MacJazz Basin Street. Haymarket. 8.30pm. Free. Trad venue.
I Manila Extract Cellar Bar. Philippines Island Restaurant. 36 Broughton Street. 8.30pm. Jazz trio featuring Filipino sax/flute player with guitar and bass.
I The Rootsies Duo Ensign Ewart. High Street. 225 7440. 9pm. Free.
SUNDAY 26 Glasgow
I Westwood Club 11 Blythswood Square. Doors open 7.45pm. £4 Members £3. Music 8—11pm. Bar and snacks. Waitress service. Listen or dance. Tables booked 204 2328 weekdays. 221 3850 evenings and weekends. Tonight. Alex Dalgleish All Stars.
I Paisley Arts Jazz Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 12.30pm. Free. Ah-Umm.
I Tim Barella Big Band Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 8pm. £3. The music of Count Basie. Duke Ellington. Woody Herman and Maynard Ferguson. Also. band within a band. ‘Saxmobile'.
I Strathclyde Youth Jazz Orchestra Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2pm. Non—members£1.
I Roy Williams Society ofMusicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 7.30pm. £5. Members £3. London trombone star with the Sandy TaylorTrio.
I Ah Umm Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. 9pm. Free. Latinxjazz funk quintet.
I George Penman's Jazz Band Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. Trad from 8.30—10.50pm.
I Capital Jazz Band Crest Hotel. Queensferry Road. 332 2442. 2—5pm.
I Barony Jazz . Barony Bar. Broughton Street. 5570546. 830—] 1pm. Live band. I Jazz Sunday Royal British Hotel. Princes Street. 8—1 1pm. Mike Hart's Society Syncopators.
I Joe Capaldi Quartet The World‘s End. 28 High Street. 8pm.
I Sophie Bancrott and Spike Wright Royal Archer. 1 Jeffrey Street. 5566338. 9pm. Free.
I The Bootsies Duo Sessions. (the old Cavern). Cowgate 4pm. Free.
I The Rootsies Duo Oasis. Victoria Street. D
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