I The Circus The Dunny, Boglc Stone, Glassford Street, 553 1638. 10pm. £2. Young Bellshill band generating interest. Plus DJs. .

I Greenhouse Fixx ll. Miller Street. 221 1568. 9pm. Free.

I The Beatles Beat Pythagoras, Sauchiehall Street, 332 3495. 9pm. Free.

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' I The Humpii Family Venue, Calton Road,

_ 557 3073. 9pm. See Tues 10. I I Roadrnasters (TBC) Subway, Cowgate, ; 225 6766. 10pm. g

I Texas Breaktast Bertie‘s, Merchant

Street,225 2002. 11pm. Free. Blues.

I Country and western night Bugsy‘s,

' King’s Stables Road. 229 3161 . 8pm. I Baby Doc Negociants. Lothian Street. 1 225 6313. 10pm. Free.


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I Belly and Bettie Serveert King Tut‘s Wah

Wah Hut, St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £5. Not allowing her half-sister Kristin Hersh to hog all the limelight and critical acclaim, ex-Throwing Muse Tanya Donnelly undertakes her first tour ofthis country with her new band, who on the vinyl evidence so far combine unusual melody and offbeat ideas to please many a Muses fan.

I Dunderlunlt and Doctor Pop Cathouse. Brown Street, 248 6606. 8pm. £4 in advance, £5 on door. Edinburgh and Glasgow bands respectively, both exemplary of that fine funk metal tagthe consumers like so much.

I Chopper Nice'n'Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 9pm. £1.

I The Hemingways Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 332 1210. 9pm. Free.

I The Second Coming Pythagoras. Sauchiehall Street, 332 3495. 9pm. Free. I Peter Goes To Particlt Twa Corbies. Kilbowie Road, Cumbcrnauld, 0236 727473. 9pm. Free.


I Forlteye and Sublime Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh College of Art, Lauriston Place, 229 1442. 9.30pm. A gigwhich marks the launch of Forkeye‘s debut single, ‘Fried Lifc‘/‘Attitude Button’. which one hopes will hint at the band‘s live power and display their deft blend of rock,

body beat and industrial music.

I End Of City (TBC) Subway, Cowgate, 225 6766. 10pm. Thrash.

I Los Supremos Bertie‘s, Merchant Street, 225 2002. 11pm. Free. Rock and blues covers.

I Memphis Detour Bugsy’s, King‘s Stables Road, 229 3161. 8pm. Rock’n’roll.

I Blueiinger Neighbours, McDonald Road, 557 4928. Free. Rock’n‘roll.

I lied Lord Darnley, West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. Free.

I Texas Breakfast St James Oyster Bar,

' Calton Road, 557 2925. 9pm. Free. Blues.


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I The Lowdown Johns Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free. I Live music Ryrie‘s. Haymarket Terrace.

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I All About Eve Queen Margaret Union, University Gardens, 339 9784. 8pm. £7.

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the Ticket. Virgin, Union Street. 226 4679. Their recent King Tut's show reputedly saw the messy unleashing ofa ‘new direction‘ which seems to involve hazy guitar effects of the Ride variety slapped mercilessly on material old as well as new. However. All About Eve can usually ensure an audience of fans who go along for old times‘ sake.

I Kinky Machine and The Thin Men King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £3.50. A recent All About Eve support band as coincidence would have it, but their robust pop tunes and

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they toured with. Manic Street Preachers. I The Grid Slam Loco. The Arches. Midland Street, 221 9736. 11pm. £5. Richard Norris and Marc Almond‘s previous co-conspirator Dave Ball provide blip heaven for those hip young punters.

I The Olives The Dunny. Boglc Stone. Glassford Street. 553 1638. 10pm. Free. Folk rock.

I Mcflellow And The Demon Boys Nice‘n‘Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I The Touch MacSorleys. Jamaica Street, 2218499.9pm. Free. Blues.

I Kelatanpallu Cottiers, Hyndland Road. 357 5827. 9pm. Free.

I Angela Cameron Cottiers. llyndland Road. 357 5827. 11pm. Free. Laidback and late night.


I Scatter Subway, Cowgate, 225 6766. 10pm.

I Jordan Lord Darnley, West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. Free.

I Riptide Stevenson College Students

Association, Bankhead Avenue, Sighthill.

453 4798. Celtic rock.

I Memphis Detour Bugsy‘s, King‘s Stables Road. 229 3161. 8pm. Rock‘n’roll.

I Hugh Reed And The Velvet Underpants Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free.

I Live music Preservation Hall. Victoria Street, 226 3816. £1.50after9pm.


I The Stylistics Pavilion Theatre. Renfield Street, 332 1846. 7.30pm. £9.£8. lnthe same fortnight as rockin‘ Chuck and smoochy Smokey, yet another bunch of old lags out to remind you of all their prehistoric jukebox favourites. Could be quite a charming proposition.

I Therapy?, The Whipping Boy and In Dust King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 9pm. £5. Bonecrushing Irish ‘power trio'. as it has become customary to call them. whose aggressive and compulsive songs rejoice in tasteful titles like ‘Teethgrinder‘ (the current

single) and ‘Skinning Pit‘. The Whipping Boy. also Irish and also nothing like U2

past or present. walk the line between the

spacey and the steamrolling.

I J Strathclyde University Union.John Street. 552 1895. 9pm. £3. Students and guests. A crusading German rapper (front page news in Billboard) with an opinion on subjects like fascism and racism.

I The Nocturnals llalt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9pm. Free. Plentiful groovy tunes of the beat variety.

I Touch Nice‘n‘Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 9pm. Not. apparently. to be confused with the ever-so-slightly similarly named The Touch.

I Cloud Nine MacSorleys, Jamaica Street. 2218499.9pm. Free.

I Linda Jackson Band Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free.

I Lorna Brooks Cottiers. llyndland Road. 3575827. 11pm. Free. Mellowlate-night soundtrack.

I The Summerlield Blues Band Dugout. Cathcart Street. Greenock, 0475 27918. 9.30pm. £2.50 before l(l.30pm.£3 thereafter.


I Ludicrous Lollipops and Chickweed Lord Darnlcy. West Port. 229 4341 . 9pm. Chirpy. good-natured guitar noise-pop. Fans of The Senselcss Things, even The Wonder Stuff, wouldn‘t feel alienated by this. Only Scottish show. Chickweed‘s

. roots are more in American melodic i hardcore. and they can whip upabitofa

' I The Gin Goblins Subway, Cowgate, 225


6766. 10pm. Rifferama with ghoulish comic overtones. as befits a band which contains former members ofGargleblud. but the Goblins are harder, sharper and less overtly pantomimic than that.

I The Jive Aces Overseas House. Princes Street. 8pm—lam. £5. Everything from swing to R&B. and probably beyond. Also record hop.

I Dreaming West Negoeiants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free.

I The Hideaway Blues Band Preservation Hall. Victoria Street, 226 3816. £1 .50after

. 9pm.

I Robinson St James Oyster Bar, Calton Road, 557 2925. 9pm. Free.

I Memphis Detour Bugsy‘s, King's Stables Road, 229 3161 . 8pm. Rock'n‘roll.


I Doctor Phibes And The House DtWax Equations, Blade and Fat Dinosaur King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 9pm. £5. Want to be seduced by fluid prog and dub-influenced guitar sounds? Want to be dazed by a Spiritualized-style strobes-and-psychedelia assault? Want your head blown off by wild and wandering riffs? Want it all in the space of one set? Go and see Doctor Phibes. simple as that.




35 The List 6- 19 November 1992