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28 The List 6— 19 April woo
I The Crows The Venue. 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. All the gigging around The Crows have done since their last deal fell through may now be payingoff. They've just signed with FM Revolver. with some kind of product due in June. and there are rumours that the ginormous Geffen label in the States is looking at them with interest.
I Angel Heart. Rhythm Kittens and Instant Fish Third Eye Centre. 350Sauchiehall Street.'332 7521. 9pm-1am. £2 advance. £2.50 at door. This will be only the second gig of the year for Angel Heart. following the departure of members from the bass and lead guitar departments. The band is still looking for permanent replacements. but in the meantime Roddy Gordon of Giant and Jerry Radford will be guesting on lead and bass respectively.
I The Wheel Clyde Cavern Clyde Place. New and powerful Glasgow hard rock three-piece with slicing guitars.
I The Triprnakers and The Mourning Alter Basin Street. Haymarket Terrace. 337 1006. 8pm—midnight. Another live music night organised by those increasingly active Nightshift people. usually in an interesting. alternative vein.
I The Powerhouse Boogie Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after 9pm. Driving blues.
I Bluefinger Southside Snooker Club. 72 Causeway'side. 9pm—midnight. Experienced rock'n‘rollers with plenty of gigs about town and a live album in the
I Las Filipinas BB’s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240.5—7pm.8—1lpm. Free. Residency. Straight from the Phillipines. and blending the tugalog of their home with a variety of styles six nights a week.
I The Bootsies Duo Globe. West Port. 229 4553. 9.30pm. Free. Residency. Alsoseen in the Rootsie Tootsie Blues Band. Jim Condie on guitar and Ron Tate on vocals and harmonica play blues. gospel and a hint ofjazz. Playing heaps ofresidencies. I Live music Trading Post. The Shore. 553 5153. ‘).30pm. Free.
SATURDAY 7 Glasgow
I The Four of Us and Hearts and Minds Strathclyde University Union. 90John Street. 552 1895. 9pm. £4. Highly rated Glasgow pop.
I Saxon Mayfair. 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. (‘elebrating 10 years ofmacho imagery. sub-standard guitar solos and spandex trousers. Past their sell-by date a good few years ago. I'm afraid.
I The Whole Earth and Drive She Said King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. 272 St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). £1 .50.
I The Crows and Look Good in Bags Bedrock Club. Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. See Fri 6.
I Guy Clark and Robert Earl Keen Jr Edinburgh International Folk Festival Club. Teviot Row. 10.30pm. £4(£3.50). See Folk Festival listings.
I Loose Cut Preservation 1 Tall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after‘)pm.
I The Great Junction Street Band Trading Post. The Shore. 553 5153. ‘).30pm. Free. Quality mainstream melodic rock. served up by a talented pool ofmusicians. probably holding most appeal to those who feel they‘ve outgrown their thunderous rock collections.
I The Dirty Beds Globe. West Port. 22‘) 4553. 9.30pm. Free.
I Las Filipinas BB‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240.5-7pm.8—11pm. Free. Residency. See Fri 6.
I Texas Breaktast J1) Walkers. South Clerk Street. 662 4731. Electric blues. playing alternate Saturdays.
SUNDAY 8 Glasgow
I Slave Trade and The Believers Videodrome. 33—3‘) York Street. 221 ()441.
I Eyes OI RIIB Delirium 7. Rooftops. ‘)2 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. 10pm. £2. Eyes of Rita are growing progressively weirder (which means they‘ll fit in well with the club) and more interesting. Lots of wobbly notes. unpredictable keyboard stabs and compelling vocals.
I Easter Rock Bop Scalini. West Regent Street. ‘)pm—3am. £4. With Kith and Kin. The Refugees (just a duo this time). the Afro-Latin Macumba and small jazz. outfit Fat City. Worth investigating.
I Worldwide Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. Paisley. 887 1010. (‘ontinuingtheir mini-tour. the Precious signings whose new double A-side single ‘1 liin Destination/No Need to Lie' is out now.
I Tiny Crockett and The Rocketts Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after 9pm. Bluesy.
I The Bootsies Duo J1) Walkers. Smith Clerk Street. 662 4731. Residency. See Fri 6
MONDAY 9 Edinburgh
I Black Market Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. ‘).30pm. Free.
I 7/11 Black's Bar. Portobello l ligh Street. 66‘) 5504. 8.30pm. Rock and blues. Residency.
I Tommy Beavitt St James Oyster Bar. (‘alton Road. 557 2925. ‘)pm. Free. Residency. TB revives the spirit ofskillle. joined frequently by pals on tea-chest bass and bongos.
I Las Filipinas B B‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240. 5—7pm. 8—1 1pm. Free. Residency. See Fri 6.
I Live music No l Rutland Place. 22‘) 3402.
TUESDAY 10 Glasgow
I The Shugg and Naked Flames'l'he Sleazepit. (‘lyde ('avern. ‘) ('lyde Place. 9.30pm. £2. Don‘t know much about the bands. I‘m afraid. so let's talk about the Sleazepit. ‘Pushing back the frontiersof human experience. these bohemian freedom fighters are creating a radical alternative to the mindless consumerism ofcontemporary “youth culture".‘ reads their leaflet. 'l‘rans’lated. it reads. ‘Pseudo-intellectuals promoting
l alternatis e bands. please come along and l don't bring your granny.‘ ()nly kidding. it
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I The Bootsie Tootsie Blues Band
Presers atton llall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. ‘).30pm. Free. Rockin' blues.
I ﬁll Bat No l Rutland Place. 22‘) 3402. (illart pop covers.
I Los Supremos St James Oyster Bar. ('alton Road. 557 2925. ‘)pm. Free. Residency. Wide range of coversfrom blues—based band.
I Las Filipinas BB‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240.5 -7pm. 8‘] lpnt. Free. Residency. See Fri 6.
WEDNESDAY 11 Glasgow
I Gaye Bykers On Acid King ’l‘ut‘swtih “all Hot. 272 St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). £3.50. [can't deny it. I'm a suckerfor (iB()/\'s greasy. grebo rock. Never fulfilled their early indie potential on vinyl since signing for Virgin. but still worth seeing live.
I The Ruby Suit Fixx. 86 Miller Street. 248 285‘). Free. Once The Beautiful Suit. now sounding much more together with an expanded band and a set of blissful pop songs.
I Big Miss Behave The Shelter. 7 Renfrew ('ourt. 332 6231.
I Cheering the Wake ('lyde (‘avern . 9 (‘lyde Place. ‘)pm. £2 (£1 50131340).
I A Chocolate Morning Minstrels. 66 Broomielaw. 204 3698.
I Rollin' Joe (iillespies. 26(‘heapside Street. Broomielaw. 221 7704. ltlpm—2am. Free. Residency. ‘Bring your jivin' shoesl' it says here.
I Rhythm Chillun Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. Mischievous hard funkers who‘ve been honing their stuff in city centre residencies and are now branching out on to the bigger circuit. And. yes. at least two former Pigfunkers are involved. plus. more curiously. Swamp Trash'sold drummer. I The Cat Burgers and The Tremens Finsbury Park. South St Andrew Street. 556 1020. ‘)pm. £1. The ('at Burgers have an album-length tape of tracks already. much of it inspired by the kind ofdreamy linglish psychedelia that the TV Personalities picked up on. much ofit more up tempo indie pop. ‘(‘bildren's TV'. which consists entirely of the titlesof children's TV programmes. is thankfully not typical. The Tremens. who look likea lost Highland tribe and have a song in their repertoire about Sawney Beane. are craziness of a different flay our. I Baw Deal St James Oyster Bar. 557 2‘)25. ‘)pm. Free. Residency. Bluesy band that‘s been getting good feedback from the punters here I 7/11 Three Tuns. Hanover Street. 225 5412. 7.30pm. Free. Residency. Rock and blues. I The Rootsies Duo Bannerman's. 55 Niddry Street. 556 3254. See Fri 6. I Cadillac ('hesterfields. Royal Terrace. 5566018. Free. Stripped-down Bluefinger offshoot. I Las Filipinas BB's Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240. 5--7pm. 8 11pm. Free. Residency. See Fri 6.
I Del Amitri and The Katydids Barrowland.
244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. SOLD OUT.
I Up King Tut's \Vah \Nah llut. 272St
Vincent Street. 221 527‘). £1 .50.
I Farewell Parade The Shelter. 7 Renfrew
('ourt. 332 6231.
I Said Florence and One 01 The Boys
Traders. (ilassford Street. 552 8730. ‘)pm.