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with ‘respectable' venues. Highlight of their set must surely be ‘Shaggy shagged Velma' — their tribute to ‘those meddlesome kids‘ from that seminal catalogue of American teen angst ‘Scooby Doo‘.
I Acoustic jam session The Studio. 12 Shuttle Street, Paisley, 889 6867. 9.45pm. Free.
I Jist Negociants. Lothian Street, 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free.
I Las Flliplnas BB‘s Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street).556 8420. 5—7pm. 8—1 1pm. Free. See Fri 27.
I Boby Lang Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 9.30pm. Free. See Wed 1.
I We Free Kings King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. 272A St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 10pm. £3. Having watched the seven Paris Angels jostle for space on the King Tut‘s stage. it should be interesting to see how the more mobile We Free Kings fare. I should imagine their enthusiastic folky approach will win through handsomely on the night, however.
I The Prayers and The Fianccs The Demo Disco. Traders, Glassford Street, 552 5826. 9.30pm. Free. Afterabrief sabbatical, the demo disco is back. Yet another chance for bands to get all their friends along to vote for their tape. Kicking things off (so to speak) are those delicate lads The Prayers. ably supported by renowned Edinburgh nutcases The Fiances.
I The Humii Family and W.O.W. Studio 55. Bruce Hotel. Cornwall Street. East Kilbride. 035 522 9771. Humff Family shindigs are ideal for beer-swilling. dosey-doeing and other dubious-sounding activities. Wallflowers beware - they can whip the most retiring of creatures intoa dance-crazed euphoria. W.O.W. , pn'mc exponents of the odious ‘Glasgow sound‘, are a safe bet for keeping posteriors on seats.
I Jennifer Fever The Shelter. 7 Renfrew Court. 332 6231. 10pm. Free. The Shelter continues to present bands with extremely nice equipment and only a snowball in hell‘s chance of remaining in the memory for longer than three seconds.
I Zydeco Ceilidh Band Halt Bar. 160 Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9pm. Free. The name says it all.
I The Ruby Still King's Court. 7 Osbourne Street. 552 2250. 10pm. Free.
I Hollywood Outhouse. 1155 Cathcart Road. 6490184. 9pm. Free. Pop cover
I Live Music Minstrels. 66 Broomielaw. 204 3698. 9.30pm. Free. Henceforth to be known as ‘the ubiquitous live music‘.
I Big George and the Business The Studio, 12 Shuttle Street. Paisley. 8896867. 9.45pm. Free. Residency.
I Billy Mclsaac and the Other BrotherThc Alhambra. 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260. 8pm. Free. Residency.
I Sons Oi The Shaking Earth Stag‘s Head Hotel. South Quecnsferry. 9pm. Formerly Lixx. they‘ve swapped their glam-rags for a more ‘straight‘ approach. A good rockin‘ band. as they say.
I Pele Bowie Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free. Bluesy and rocking.
I Kitchen Devils Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free. There‘sa joke in there somewhere.
I Las Filipinas BB's Basement Bar. Barony Street (off Broughton Street). 556 8420. 5—7pm. 8—1 1pm. Free. See Fri 27. I Tommy Beavitt Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 9.30pm. Free. See Thur 2.
I Sandro Glanclo's Latin Experience Glasgow Fair, Winter Gardens. Glasgow Green. 10pm. £3.50(£2.50). Best known for his work with Bobby Wishart and SYJO. drummer Sandro Ciancio has put together what promises to be a hot. percussive Latin-jazz band to round out the Glasgow Fair jazz programme.
I Charlie Proppa Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens, Charing Cross. 248 1942. Piano bar music from 8.30pm.
I Chick Lyell Ouartet Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Pianist and composer Chick Lyall's long-awaited debut recording with Tore Brunborg. The Tilting Ground. is now out at last on Watercourse. and damned good it is too. I Hideaway Blues Band McSorlcys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 8.30pm. Blues/soul in regular spot.
I Rootsles Ouo Globe. West Port. 229 4553. 9pm. Free. Rockin‘ blues.
I Alpha Jazz Quartet Ellersley House Hotel. Ellerslcy Road. Corstorphine. 337 6888. 8—1 1pm.
SATURDAY 28 Glasgow
I George McKay Band O'Henry‘s Bar. Great Western Road. 339 1275. 1—4pm. A chance to hear inventive double-bassist leading Glasgow quartet through his own tunes.
I Bill Fanning Orchestra Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street,221 6112. 2pm. Glenn Miller sounds from resident band. Non-members £1. I George Penman‘s Jazztnen Carnegie‘s. 142 St Vincent Street. 226 3833. Afternoon Dixie session.
I George McGowan Orchestra Chubby Chesters. 178 Ingram Street. 5520876. 2—5pm. Free. Drummer-led Glasgow outfit play the classic big band repertoire. I Charlie Proppa Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. Charing Cross. 248 1942. Piano bar music from 8.30pm.
I Dave McLellan's Jan Ouintel Curlers. BerS Road. 334 1284. 12.30pm. Trad/Dixie in the afternoon.
I Tommy iiulcup's Jazz Band Rolls Royce Club. Paisley Road. 449 0684. 1.30—4pm. Regulars on the trad scene in afternoon residency.
I Toto and the Jazz Bostons Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 2—4pm. Free. Regular afternoon session. Followed in the evening by the bluesy sounds of London-based band Doctor Brown’s.
I Platform 1 Caledonian Hotel. Rutland Street. 225 2433. 12.30—2pm. Superb mainstream pianist Alex Shaw leads his trio at lunchtime. In the evening. it'sThe Groove Orchestra.
I The Bear Fair Hay Lodge Park. Neidpath Castle. Peebles. 11am—7pm. £5 (£3.50 cone. £2.50 child; under-5 free; family ticket £12). The second two-day Bear Fair will feature a smattering of jazz-inﬂuenced music in the acoustic music tent. Watch out for the Savourna Stevenson Trio with Neil Hay and Mike Travis. and The Inner Sense Percussion Orchestra. plus. on Sunday only. Craig Mcuurrio in Thai Saving Thang (see Music