ROCK & BLUES music

Mid-paced (euphemism for ‘too I Jennifer Fever King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. /

ponderous for my liking‘) Glaswegian pop St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £4. '/kj\ -\ which. despite a never-ending glut of the Another band showcase at Tut's. this time stuff. seems to constantly prove popular.l from a band who have successfully pulled El C A T H E R A L H O U S E E don‘t know. you should all be at your crowds here before. and all through their / 9:35."? 55.}. “a\

nearest Watch Night service tonight. own blood. sweat and tears. . - j_1_ _ . .

I The Light Nice and Sleazy. Sauchiehall I Fenn. Worldoaood and Fassbinder The '

Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £2. Not sure what APONO. chfl'cw Court. 332 6231. 8pm. influences The Light have assimilated in Free. With a line-up like this there‘s only reach their varied spread of material, but one option for discerning punters tonight. whatever they do, be it spiralling guitar Surely Fcnn have been written about often

epics or commercial chunks of indie pop, enough and with enough enthusiasm in S it‘s usually palatable these pages to tickle a few taste buds out I Re-AI Richard‘s Basement, West Regent there. Worldogood's liquid guitar pop was Street. 221 0116. 9pm. Free. accomplished enough to ensure them I 1113 Powerhouse Boogie Band Grand second prize in last year‘s List demo Central Bar, Oswald Street, 221 4583, competition. and Fassbinder, featuring an

8pm. Frcc_ ex-member of the gone-butmot—forgotten

lSplash l.egends.Thorn Brae.Johnstone. Mackenzies (no. not that Edinburgh lot).

0505 35818_ 9pm {5, are toting a demo of ferocious ex Liberty's Ed. D h proportions. In “'9 I George Ross Watt Nice and Sleazy.

I The Lost Soul Band Venue. (.‘alton Road. saucmcm" Strum 3,33 (3637' 9pm f" 'I'hc “,idcly_praiscd lucal band TICEIV)’ blllCS from Big (ICOTgC. “it: man

have just released their second single. who can‘t dead“ on his mm "mnlkcr' , Thurs

.gavc hi and vcn. Bwtlcs_innucnccd it IWish Johnny Scobie‘s. London Road. 55. soundS “ix, gee “'vc reviews. 3204. 1(lpm. Free. Sprightly local band

. Lazy Lake gubwav (fowgmc. £2. Now featuring a strong female vocal attack.

bringing the Subwzl;.‘s()mc of its biggest TOUCh Traders. (ilélSSlOKl Street. J crowds. Pop along and see why. 6246‘ 10pm' Frcc' dVlfssuz I Red Hot And Blue Platform ()nc. Rutland h Street. 225 2433. 7pm—2am. £2. 9

Rock‘n‘mll. I The Cooler St James Oyster Bar. L‘alton I After The Rain Negociants. Lothian Rnitd. 557 2935- 9Pm- FTCC- NiCk Street. 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free. Robertson‘s new band. just back from supporting Deacon Blue. .-— U \ I The Wishing Preservation Hall. Victoria 4 Jan ~ M N ""1 m i «but; Street. 226 3816. £1 after 9pm. Professional-sountling melodic soft rock

I Wanted King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut, St combo with the strong vocals of Joanne

Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9 m. £4. A Ramsey out front.

private hire from a local heiivy rock act. I The Blaze Falters Marine Bar. Bath 7

' We Free Kings Nice and Sleazy, Street. Portohello. 66‘) 1780.

Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637, 9pm, Free. I A Dog Called Floyd Negociants. Lothian f9 9,

Forty shades of folk-pop from the mad and Street. 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free. dVlfuuz

stompy to the melancholy narrative. I Thrum Apollo. Renfrew Court. 332 6231. R 8pm. Free. Here‘s one good excuse to flee Thurs 9 (05' Utrema

the turkey sandwiches. Thrum harbour

the same grungey guitar obsessions as I Deacon Blue Glasgow Royal Concert several other Glasgow bands, but their Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 6.30pm. SOLD trump card is singer Monica‘s ()UT. See Fri 27.

country-influenced vocals. Try a thrashy I The C8r0l Latlla Band and Nick Robertson version of Lone Justice and you're getting Tron Theatre. Trongate. 552 4267. £6

close. (£4). See preview. 1 1 I K81 Couch and Slouch. Maxwell Street. I The Pflmevals Nice and Sleazy. 248 6085. 9.30pm. Free, Actually their Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £1. Yo!

name is much longer but we couldn‘t be The greatest. most underrated (ilasgow bothered deciphering it, This is the last in band in living memory (forget The Pastels a series of dates at the (Touch and Slouch 'flhcyTlc "mhf‘gcn "1th 8311‘“) cm“? 0U}: t. - 0 over on v t ernatlon to give us a res i .

. :rThlhlsBiihligththers Grand Central Bar. blast 01th:" blues-"‘le Fuck“ Tues 14 “gum” ' Oswald Street. 221 4583. 8pm. Free. delivered from the hip I The ocean Time warp Music Club‘ I Angel Heart King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Joanna‘s. Southgate. East Kilbride. ()3552 Vincent SerCl- 2M 5279 91"“- £4~ Angel 47534_ 9pm. {3. A aning Day Special. trileariifantcy tthemStftlveslaslrfock gods alnd ' S

. . .- - . . t e on e 'ou ()T'Cl oramtnue. _ rm“. ()kiiy. so theyymay hzipve the looks (but 1 6 ‘03 um. Cumbcmauld‘ 0236 727473. 9pm_ Free. 5 that‘s open to debate) but they're inclined

. to go over the score with the hammy stage presence. undermining their otherwise . l . , not bad sound.

[Shorty And The Giants Preservation Hall. . Fiaem NiIssen Cathedral HOUSC‘ Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9.30pm. Free. C th‘d ,l S , SS2 “19 9 F t I Live music Negociants. Lothian Street. ['a L ‘qrdrc‘ ‘. I "H '93"! rcL'd ; 225 6313. 9.30pm. Free. .oopy singer SODgWTItLr. we 1 ct roun

these here parts. I The Amazing Bluegrass Katz Traders. !

Glassford Street. 552 6246. 1()9pm. Free. ;

lTlte Rootsiesouo Bit kt ‘t .‘.B‘llSt "t. 3 Glasgow 552 5924. 9.30pm. Friece. n m L M i I Deacon Blue Glasgow Royal Concert I The Countrvmen RiChard'S Basement. Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 6.30pm. SOLD West Regent Street. 221 0116. 9pm. Free. l OUT. On the first leg of their tour. a I FlI'Sl 09" JOhnn)’ ScobiC'S. London month ago. Deacon Blue were looking ROild. 552 3204- lopm Frcc- BECK?» f i more comfortable with themselves than I "W The 8788* Dugout. Cathcart StrCCl. 5 they had on the glossy When The World Greenock. 0475 27918. 9.30pm. £2.50. j £ l Knows Your Name Tour. The moodier. ' more low-key approach suits them well, TRADITIONAL CASK ALES a‘nd the deClSlO“ to Play four flights at the I Big George And The Business Preservation Concert Ha" rather than a biggie at the Hall. Victoria Street. 226 3816. £1 after SECC was a very wise move. 9pm. George plugs in. [wirls his piccimm CATHEDRAL HOUSE 28/32 CATHEDRAL SQ. GLASGOW G4 OXA I Fish Barro‘vlandt Gallowgalct 552 4601- and unloads another torrent of smokin’ TELEPHONE: 04"552 35'9 FAX Ml‘ssz 24‘” 4 7.30:”; fig) c[plus ’boolging fee. A heavy blucs_mck licks from his Speakers. (Opposite Glasgow Cathedral Beside Strathclyde University) "35C '3 u '3 ate or t c heavyweighl Those who profess to be in the know say anaChmnlsm mined heartfelt celllc 501“ he's the best in Scotland. Look out for his l::l E bmlhcr- 1991 album. confusingly released under

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