MUSIC ROCK & BLUES
Place, 229 4041.
I Live music Negociants, Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free.
I Live music Bistro. Pelican. Cowgatc. 225 5413.
MONDAY 27 Glasgow
I Living Colour Barrowland. Gallowgate. 5524601. 7.30pm. £7.50 plus booking fee. Tickets from Just The Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. See preview.
I A Slice oi Saturday Night Pavilion Theatre, Renfield Street. 332 1846. 7.30pm. £10.75/£9.75. First night of run. See Theatre preview.
I Butch Hancock and Jimmy Dale Gilmour King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 9pm. £6.50. American country singers.
I Robert Palmer and Terry Ronald Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. 557 2590. 7.30pm. £15, £12.50. Peckham-born Terry Ronald is no apprentice Palmer. having travelled to New York to record with players who had worked with heroes like Aretha Franklin and Otis Redding. and making his first video in the Soviet Republic of Georgia. Palmer's reptilian sex-god persona should provide quite a contrast.
I Live music Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free.
I Live music Bistro. Pelican. Cowgate. 225 5413.
TUESDAY 28 Glasgow
I The Pet Shop Boys SECC. Finnieston Quay. 248 3000. £l6/£l4.50 plus booking fee. Tickets from Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. Thank goodness the Pet Shop Boys have decided that they like playing live. Like last year's maiden shows. this will be more spectacle and less straight performance. and if they can handle the SECC‘s often ropey acoustics. their tacky modern disco hits should sound great booming around the hall. Undisputed pop princes.
I A Slice oi Saturday Night Pavilion Theatre, Renfield Street. 332 1846. 7.30pm. £10.75/£9.75. See Theatre preview.
I The Orange Grove. Worldogood and Pure Blind Panic King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £1 . The List/MacEwans Lager Demo Competition winners strut their stuff. See preview.
I The Amazing Jimmy Brock Experience Brewery Tap, 1055 Sauchiehall Street.339 8866. 9pm. Free.
I The Lords 01 The Flatbush Negociants. Lothian Street, 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free. I Live music Bistro. Pelican. Cowgate. 225 5413.
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I A Slice oi Saturday Night Pavilion Theatre. Renfield Street. 221 5279. 7.30pm. £10.75/£9.75. See Theatre preview.
I Bob and lntemalional Resgue KingTut‘s Wah Wah llut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £4. Carter tour supports last time round. but although they share the same cheeky. irreverent attitude. they‘re having none of this synthetic rhythm and backing tapes nonsense. just perky indie pop.
I Rhythm Chillun Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 10pm. £3. A whole new set now that Andrew. their old singer. has left to pursue other interests and the keyboard
player and percussionist from the original
line-up have returned. Also. The Chillun
' (‘rew on the turntables. providing similar
atmosphere to their club in the College of Art.
I Silver Sun Trading Post. The Shore. 553 5153. 9pm. Free. Country and western.
I Live music Negociants. Lothian Street.
225 6313. 9.30pm. Free.
I Live music Bistro. Pelican. Cowgate . 225 5413.
THURSDAY 30 i
I A Slice ot Saturday Night Pavilion Theatre. Renfield Street. 332 1846.
f 7.30pm. £10.75/£9.75. See Theatre
I Fishmoniteyman KingTut‘s Wah Wah
llut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £4. : Trilling pop from the Wirral. and in a
slightly more commercial vein than other Scouse upstarts. Their first single was
played to death on Radio 1 . so it's probably only a matter of time before they storm the charts.
I Planet Pop Pier 39. Custom 1 louse Quay Gardens. 221 0021. 9pm. Free. Mad bunch founded by the legendary iiugene
a Rezillo and George Styng—Rite. ' I The Countrymen Glasgow University
Union. University Avenue. 339 8697. 9pm. Free. Students and guests. Largs four-piece.
! WEDNESDAY 29 l
. IThe Henry Brothersilalt Bar. Woodlands . j Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free. Folk rock. i I The Carol Laula Band. Honeychurch and
‘- MurmurVillage Theatre. Maxwell Drive. East Kilbride. 03552 48669. 7.30pm. £4
(£2). An East Kilbride Arts Festival
I Sister Sin Studio 55. Bruce llotel.
Cornwall Street. East Kilbride.03552
29771 . 8pm. £2. Glam rock.
I Raison D‘Etre Chisholm‘s. Shuttle Street. Paisley. 889 6867. 10pm.
I Trumpetworm Twa Corbies.
Cumbernauld. 0236 727473. 9pm. Free.
Curious amalgam of funk metal and brass. IThe Delphi Tudor Lodge 1 iotel.
Burnbank Road. Hamilton. 0698 457277.
I The Matter Babies. The Probes and The Dead Flowers Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. £2.50. Edinburgh‘s buzzsaw noise quartet. set to record their second album in mid-June. are joined by regular visitors Dead Flowers from Newcastle and The Probes. who have just finished their own tour of the Scottish circuit.
I Moon Pelican. Cowgate. 225 5413. 9pm.
I The Sheepdogs Preservation i la”.
Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free.
~ I Tom's New Shoes Negociants.1.othian ' Street.225 63l3.9.30pm.Free.
I Live music Chesterfield‘s. Royal
Terrace. 556 6918. Free.
BOOK & BLUES
The following details are tor regularweeltly dates: see main listings tor one-oil shows. Gigs are listed by city, then by day. Residencies will be listed. provided that up-to-date details are supplied to us. All events are tree unless otherwise stated. Rock and Blues Residencies Listings compiled by Alastair Mabbott and Fiona Shepherd.
I The Hideaway Blues Band MacSorlcys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free. Blues and soul.
I Glasgow Songwriters Traders. Glassford Street. 9pm. Free. At least eight musicians
from the group will perform.
Frederick Street. 225 5244.
I Red Hot And Blue Platform One. Rutland Street. 225 2433. Fortnightly residency. This rock‘n‘roll band appears on Sat 18.
I Woodrow's Louder Than Hype Platform One. Rutland Street. 225 2433. Fortnightly residency. Soul and R&B singer and his band. appearing on Sat 25.
i I Fiaere Nilssen L‘Odeon. George 1V
Bridge. 220 4950. 9.30pm.
‘ I Sal Paradise St James Oyster Bar.
‘I Calton Road. 557 2925. 8.30pm. Singer
from The Lost Soul Band.
‘ I Biuetinger Winnocks. Waterloo Place. ; 556 2839. See Fri.
I The Junkyard Angels Cooler. beneath
The Venue. Calton Road. Sandyman joins
I The Pierlights Traders. Glassford Street. '
9pm. Free. Folk rock. Plus guests.
I Jamie Barnes and Cochise MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free. Blues rock.
I Billy Rankine Solid Rock Cafe. llope Street. 221 1105. 9.30pm. Free.
[ix-Nazareth guitarist performing his own
I Snakeskin Shimmy Johnny Scobie's. London Road. 552 3204. 8pm. Free. Good-time blues and folk.
I Splash Legend's. Thorn Brae.
Johnstone. 0505 35818. 8pm. Free. Paisley
pop band. Tuesdays
I Jam session Richard‘s Basement. West Regent Street. 8pm. Free. Musicians wishing to play should register by7. 15pm. Amps and drums supplied. Drummers
' just need to bring sticks and cymbals.
I The Hideaway Blues Band Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. 8pm. Free. Blues and soul.
I Glasgow Songwriters Blackfriars. Bell
Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free.
I Rollin' Joe and the Jets Curlers. Byres
Road. 334 1284. 8pm. Free. Fifties rock and roll.
I The Rootsies Duo Globe. West Port.229 5 4553. 9pm. Jim Condie on guitar and Ron
Tate on harmonica take time off from The Rootsie Tootsie Blues Band to play blues, gospel and a smattering ofjazz.
I Bluelinger Madogs. George Street, 225 3408. 9.30pm. Fifties- and (ills-inﬂuenced pop from one of Edinburgh‘s hardest-working rock‘n‘roll bands.
I Gordon Campbell Blue Lagoon. Angle
Park Terrace. 337 9922. Probably best
known for his work at R.E.L. Studios and
West Lothian Music Management Course. Campbell is also an experienced and accomplished songwriter. I Los Supremos Leith Oyster Bar. The
Shore. 554 6294. 9.30pm. Rock and blues
j I The Gods Di Glam Cafe Biarritz.
forces with members ofThe Lost Soul Band for a folky. harmonious set.
I The Lost Weekend St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 9.30pm. Free. Country and cajun.
I The Rootsie Tootsie Blues Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free. Rockin‘ blues band incorporatingJim Condie and Ron Tale. The Rootsies Duo.
I Fiaere Nilssen Queen Street Oyster Bar.
Queen Street. 226 2530. 9.30pm. See Sun.
I Guaranteed Pure Merlin. Morningside Road. 447 4329. 9pm-midnight.
I The Mountains 0t Holland Cooler. beneath The Venue. Calton Road.
I The Misfits St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 9.30pm. Popular female duo.
I Los Supremos Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. Rock and blues covers. I Lucian Lee Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 9.30pm.
I Red Hot and Blue Platform One. Rutland Street. 225 2433. Rock‘n‘roll.
I Bluetinger Madogs. George Street. 225 3408. 9.30pm. See Fri.
I The Rootsies Duo Ryrie‘s. ilaymarket Terrace. 337 7582. See Fri.
I Big Eyed Beans St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 9.30pm. liittin' that long lunar note and makin‘ iffloat.
I Leo Johnson Queen Street Oyster Bar.
Queen Street. 226 2530. 9.30pm.
Light Music is listed by date. then by city. Perlormances will be listed. subjectto
space, provided that details reach our oltices
at least one week before publication. Light
Music Listings compiled by Alastair Mabbott
and Fiona Shepherd.
I Harry Gonniclt Jr Glasgow Royal Concert 7
Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 332 3123. 6.30pm. SOLD OUT. See feature.
I The Magic oi the Musicals Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 332 3123. 6.30pm. £13.50/£l2.50/£10.50. Marti Webb. in the company of Mark Rattray. performs songs from popular musicals such as Chess. Evita. Cars and Aspects of Love.