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i I The Twist, Indigo Father and Cutting A Rug '

7 King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. 3: Vincent

Street. 221 5279. 9pm. Another local band

, triple-header where the band who sell the

} most tickets get to headline. My money (as

ever) is on The Twist. irresistible melodies

and mile-high attitude being a winning

' combination next to any competition. but Indigo Father have some strong melodies up their sleeve too. I Supergroovalistic Niec‘n‘Sleazy.

5 Sauchiehall Street. 10pm. £1. Funk-based dance sounds from this Cumbernauld i group.

I Colour Traders, Glassford Street.552 6246. 10pm. Free.

I Wedgewood Line Polar. Pig and Firkin. Buchanan Street. 9pm. Free.

; I The Delphi Drum and Monkey. Hope

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I Gulet Lite Outhouse. Cathcart Road. 6490184. 8.30pm. Free. Formerly American Heroes.

I Wild Spirit Time Warp Music Club. Joanna‘s. Southgate. East Kilbride. 03552 47534. 9pm. £2. Purveyors ofno-nonsense rawk who. you may remember. used to be called The Crows.

I The Dangerous Brothers Twa Corbies. Cumbernauld. 0236 727473. 9pm. Free.


I Red Hot And Blue Platform One. Rutland ,

Street. 225 2433. 9pm. Free. Rock‘n'roll. I Charlie And Her Sheepdogs Preservation Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free.

I Alter Eight Mince St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 9pm. Free. Highly proficient jazz-fusion combo.

I Lords 01 The Flatbush Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free.


The tollowing details are lor regularweeltly dates: see main listings tor one-oh 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 MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Bluesand soul.

I Splash Legend's. Thorn Brae. Johnstonc. 0505 35818. 9pm. Paisley pop band.


I Peter Goes To Particlt MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 4.30pm.

I Jamie Barnes And Cochise MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Blues rock.

I The One And Only Alehousc. Shuttle Street. Paisley. 848 7403. 3pm.


I Billy Rankine Solid Rock Cafe. Hope Street. 221 1105. 9.30pm. Err-Nazareth guitarist throws some shapes.

I Splash Legend‘s. Thorn Brae. Johnstonc. 0505 35818. 8pm. Paisley pop band.


I The Hideaway Blues Band Curlers. Byres Road.3341284.8pm. Blues and soul.

I Glasgow Songwriters Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm.

I Jam Session Richard's Basement. West Regent Street. 221 ()1 16. 8pm. Musicians wishing to play must register by 7.15pm. Amps and drums supplied. Drummers just need bring sticks and cymbals.


I Rollin' Joe And The Jets Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. 8pm. Fifties rock‘n‘roll. I Ciancio Traders (downstairs). Glassford Street. 552 6246. 10pm. Latinjazz.


I Los Supremos Cathedral House. Cathedral Square. 552 3519. 9pm. Free. Rock and blues covers.


Dates listed below are tor one-oil shows: see separate section tor residencies. Gigs are listed by date. then by city. Pertormances will be listed. provided that details reach our oitices at least one week betore publication. Jazz Listings compiled by Kenny Mathieson.

' FRIDAY 22 '

: Glasgow

I Eddie Severn Quintet The Basement Club Upstairs. Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street.

Merchant City. 552 5924. 930-1 1.30pm.

Free. This enterprising jazz club moves upstairs into the main bar for the duration ofthe festive season. Music is from the

5 bop-rooted quintet of trumpeter Eddie Severn.


; I Sheila Jordan with the Brian KellocitTrio

Queen's 1 tall. Clerk Street. 668 2019.

f 8.30pm. £6. £7. £8.50; concessions (£4)on door if available. Sheila Jordan is arguably : the most distinctive singer in jazz. with the possible exception of Betty Carter. and

definitely one ofthe very best. She has

remained a jazz purist throughout the many shifts of musical fashion which have occurred during a career which began in the birth of bebop. and has evolved an uncompromising. highly personal style which sortie listeners may find a little mannered. The singer is accompanied by the Brian Kellock Trio. with Kenny Ellis on bass and Tom Bancroft on drums. See


SATURDAY 23 Glasgow

I John Murray Orchestra Society of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2—5pm. £1. Greenock-based mainstream big band.

I Candlelight Jazz Club Society of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12.

9pm—midnight. £3. Traditional jazz club

featuring George Penman's Jazzmen.


I Eberhard Weber—Gary Boyle Quartet

g Queen's Hall.Clerk Street.6682019.

; 8.30pm.£9.50.£7.50.£6.(£4.50). lthas ; taken 20yearsto bring bassmaestro

Weber and guitarist Boyle together again. but the results should be intriguing. Pianist Pete Jacobson and drummer Caroline Boaden complete the band. which also plays in Glasgow on Thursday 21. St Andrews on Friday 22. and Aberdeen on Sunday 24.



I Big Band Session Society ofMusicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 2-5pm. £1. Strathciyde Youth Jazz Orchestra alternate with Tim Barella Big Band.

MONDAY 25 Glasgow

I Ivory Black's Revue Club 56 Oswald Street. 9pm. £1 .50; £2.50 after 10pm; free to musicians. The featured band are Berkeley Street Blues. an off-shoot of the Strathciyde Youth Jazz Orchestra. From 10.45pm. the house trio take over. with guests sitting in.

I Kit Carey's Jan Band Society of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. 221 61 12. 9pm—midnight. £2. Traditional.


40 The List 22 November— 5 December 1991