£12.60. No comment necessary. is there. other than to say that Indecent Obsession are on the cover of all the teen magsin Australia and are about to be inflictedon Us over here as well. Looking at the pictures. one wonders if they shouldn‘t be at school.

I Lenny Kravitz Mayfair. 49(lSauchiehall Street. 332 3872. 9pm. £4. See Mayfest section.

I The Blues Band ( 'ity 1 fall. (‘aiidleriggs. 227 5511. As much an institution as Dr Feelgood down the page there. but despite their pedigree in 60s R&B never a very affecting or convincing band. Still. I'd like to hear The Edge cut a 12-bar blucsthc way Tom McGuiness can. Their new LP shows them stretching the venerable style. often quite agreeably. Blue-eyed blues”? I The Railway Children King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. 272 St Vincent Street. 221 5279 10pm. [Enjoyable enough indie-poppers. although they‘re currently on Virgin. Some rather good songs if that’s your

IJohn Martyn Pavilion Theatre. 121 chlield Street. 332 1846. 8pm. £6. £5. See Mayfest section.

I Live music Studio. Shuttle Street. Paisley. 889 6867. 10pm. Free.


I Dr Feelgood Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £4. Doesanyone remember the days when Dr Feelgood could march into the Number One slot in the album chart in the first week of release? It's true. pop kids. it happened. Admittedly with an entirelydifferent line-up.

I The Refugees Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.45pm. Free. See Fri4. I Violent Ends Venue. (‘alton Road. 557 3073. Plus two other local bands.

I7/11 Black's Bar. Portobello l ligh Street. 669 5504. 8.30- 1 1 .30pm. Residency. Rock and blues.

I Las Filipinas BB‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240. 5~7pm. 8~l 1pm. Free. Residency. See Fri 4.



I James Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. P()S'1‘P().\'ED until 5 June. Existing tickets still valid for new date. I John Martyn Pavilion Theatre. 121 chficld Street. 332 1846. 8pm. £6. £5. See Mayfest section.

I Blues‘n'Trouble King 'l‘ut's Wah Wah Hut. 272 St Vincent Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Edinburgh-based blues stalwarts. Rockin‘ stuff. and it's obligatory to see them at least once.

I Franlt Sidebottom Strathclyde University

' Union. 90]ohn Street. 552 1895. Free.

()le papicr-rnache head from Timpcrlcy is back. no doubt with little Frank in tow. Shotrt for ‘Anarchy in the UK.


I Little Angels Pavilion Theatre. Esplanade. 0292 265489. llard-rockin‘ hopefuls emanating from Scarborough and signed to Polydor. through which they released the singles ‘90 in the Shade' and ‘Do You Wanna Riot‘. Not 'arf!


I The Rootsie Tootsie Blues Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free. Rockin‘ blues.

I Raw Deal Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.45pm. Free. Blues.

I Los Supremos St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 9pm. Free. See Tues 8.

I Las Filipinas BB‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240. 5—7pm. 8—1 lprn. Free. Residency. See Fri 4.

I Bil Rat Rutland No l. Rutland Street. 229 3402. Free. (‘hart covers.

WEDNESDAY 16 Glasgow

I Baby‘s Got a Gun King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. 272 St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 10pm. See Fri 4.

IThe Wheel llalt Bar. 160Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9pm. Free. See Fri4.

I Worldwide The Shelter. 7 Renfrew Court. 332 6231 The Precious Organisation's next bright hope have jUst released their first single. ‘Hi Destination'. a pleasant ifcluttered debut. It goes without saying that they 're a band to keep your eye on.

I Paper Toys Studio. Shuttle Street. Paisley. 8896867. ['p from l.ondon. and apparently (iary Numan's latest protege-cs. so be warned.

I The Bartlies Bonharn's Wine Bar. 194 By res Road 357 3424. 9pm. Free.

I Live Music l-ixx. 86 Miller Street. 248 2859. See Wed 9.


I Little Angels Network. \Vest 'l‘ollcross. See Tues 15.

I The Mad Jacks. The Shadowland and Worldogood Moray House Student linion. Holyrood Road. 556 8455. 9pm 1am. £2. Headliners from Manchester.

I The Peristalsis Brothers .‘s't-goeiants. Lothian Street. 225 63 13. 9.45pm. Free. Experienced and distinguished musicians returning to local live work.

I Las Filipinas BB‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8240. 5-- 7pm. 8— 1 lprn. Free. Residency. See Fri 4.



I Marianne Faithful Pavilion. 121 Renfield Street. 332 1846. ('.»\.\'(‘F1.1.1'1).

I New Fast Automatic Daffodils King Tut is Wah Wah 11ut.272 St Vincent Street. 221 5279. If you haven‘t heard their rather fab new single. you really should. Recommended.

I The Mad Jacks. Eyes of Rita and Clark InneS'l'radcrs. (ilassiord Street. 552 87311. 9pm ~2am. Free.

I The Linden Tree and Paper Toys The Shelter. 7 Renfrew ( 'ourl. 332 6231 . Young (ilasgow band who will hopefully release the follow-tip to '.lohn Friendly" soon. Also on the bill. Paper Toys. ( iary Numan's latest protegees.

I Catch The ()uthouse. 1155 ('athcart Road. 6490184. 10pm. Free. Pop group who follow the same formula as the Wets and the Kane Brothers.

IThe Hemingways l lalt Bar. 160 \Voodlands Road. 332 1210. 9pm. Free. I The Wheel and Big George and the Business Studio. 12 Shuttle Street. Paisley. 889 6867. See Fri 4.

I The Humpr Family chfrew Ferry. ('lyde Place. See Mayfest section.

I Slide and The Troubleshooters Rumours. Bruce llotcl. (‘ornwall Street. liast Kilbride. 035 522 9771. Down 50 Long has been out for a while. so maybe these hometown gigs will revive flagging interest. Brought to you by the same people who gave us (iun and Texas.

I Michael Keenan Bonham‘s Wine Bar. 194 Byres Road. 3573424. 9pm. Acoustic performer.


I Wire and Power of Dreams ()uecn's 1 12111. South (‘lerk Street. 668 2019. Only Scottish date. See Preview.

I The Love Decree Buster Brow n‘s. Market Street. 226 4224. First ofastring ofgigs front the group that brought Usthe ‘(‘binheads' song - oh. all right. itwas called ‘Somcthing So Real' and was maddeningly catchy.

I PaperToys Prcseryation llall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1.50. See Wed 16.

I The Kitchen Devils Negociants. 1 .othian Street. 225 6313. 9.45pm. Free.


FRIDAY 4 Glasgow

I Tommy Smith Quartet chfrcw Ferry. ('lyde Street. 227 5511. 11.30pm. Riding the crest of a wave. oor ’l orntny isplaying three late night dates at the Ferry. See Maytest Listings.

I Charlie Proppa Baby Grand. Flmbank (iardens. (‘haririg('ross. 248 1942. Piano bar music from 8.30pm.

I Ah Um Barbizon. 4011ighStrcct552 0707 1 ice. 9 30pm.l atin inflected electrician.

I George Penman's Jazzmen State Bar llollandStrcct.33221599 12pm. Popular ( ilasgow Dixielanders. now featuring Alex Dalgleish on trumpet.

I Hideaway Blues Band McSorleys. Jamaica Street 221 8499. 8.30pm.

Bltles soul in regular spot.

I Isle of Bute Jazz Festival Rothcsay. Isle of Bute. Fancy a Bank l loliday jaunt to hear some trad jazz'.’ The three-day Festival on Bute has a reputation for friendliness. and an interesting line-up front the trad mainstream end ofthe music. Tonight's opening concerts include the Dlllsll l‘r'cetime Dixie .lass Band at the 292 ( ‘lub and The Rhythm Aces Reunion Band at the Royal Hotel. Ferry crossingto Rothcsay is from Wentyss Bay. Info from Bute'l'ourist Board on 07002151 .

I Terry Neason Paisley Arts (‘cntrc . New Street. Paisley . 887 1010.


I Courtney Pine Quartet Queen‘s 1 fall. (‘lerk Street. lzdinburg'n. 668 2019. (’ANGFLLliI).

I Rootsies Duo (ilaibe. west Port. 329

4553. 9pm. Free. Yer rockin‘blues.

I Alpha Jazz Quartet Tillersley l louse llotel. lillersley Road. (‘orstorphine. 337 6888. 81 1pm.

SATURDAY 5 Glasgow

I Tommy Smith Quartet Renfrew Ferry. (.‘lyde Street. 227 5511. 11.30pm. See Fri

4. I The Shelter 7 Renfrew (‘ourt. off chfrew Street. 3326231 . 8pm -round midnight. New regular venue. cafevbar/theatre. '1 ickets £4. including supper. This week Paul Henderson Guartet play guitar-oriented jazz fusion. iftheir description as ‘Stern. Scofield and beyond ..‘ isanythingtogoby, l'd beinterested to hear how they intend to gobeyond Scoficld. . . I Bill Fanning Orchestra Society ol Musicians. Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2pm. (ilcnn Miller sounds from resident band. Non-members £1. I George Penman's Jazzmen (‘arnegie‘s. 142 Vincent Street. 226 3833. Afternoon session from the popular Glasgow Dixielanders. I Charlie Proppa Baby (irand. [ilmbank Gardens. Charing Cross. 248 1942. Piano bar music from 8.30pm. I Dave McLellan's Jazz Guintett‘urlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. 12.30pm. Trad ‘1)ixie in the afternoon. I Tommy Rulcup's Jazz Band Rolls Royce ('lub. Paisley Road 4490684. 1.30»4pm Regulars on the trad scene in after noon residency. I Bute Jazz Festival Rothesay. Isle of Bute. Jazz all-day in the various venues. Iivening highlights include Martin Taylor ()uartet at the Ardmory. with Bobby Wishart ()uarlet late mght at the iisplanatle. See l'rl4,


I Toto and the Jazz Bostons l’rescry ation


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