Tones Of Twice were formerly The Two Tone Committee but got fed up being mistaken for a ska band when they are in fact a rap band. Elias are worthy exponean ofjazz-funk. conjuring up the same goodtime atmosphere as Galliano. Brand New Heavies and such like.
I The tools Wallace Chain Halt Bar.
Woodlands Road. 332 12 IO. 9.30pm.
I The Blues Poets McCool's Ruling
Cowboy. Candleriggs. 552 7847. 9pm.
1 I Cloud Assassins MacSorley’s. Jamaica
1 Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free.
1 I the naggle Taggle Gypsies Centre Stage. West Nile Street. 353 2942. 9pm. Free. Raggle taggle folk rock. I lorna Buchanan Cottiers. Hyndland Road. 357 5827. 11pm. Free. The Supper Club. I Cloud 9 Boon‘s Yard. Cathcart Road. 649 0184. 9.30pm. Free. I ﬂightshift Dugout. Cathcart Street.
Greenock. 0475 27918. 9.30pm. £3.
1 I Aztec Camera, oel Amitri, Gary Clark
l and Boo Hewerdine Esplanade. Edinburgh Castle. 7pm. £16.50. £14.50 plus booking fee. Tickets from Virgin. Ripping and The
l Playhouse in Edinburgh and Just The
l Ticket. Virgin. Candleriggs in Glasgow.
i' Credit card lines 031 557 6969.031 557
I 2590 and 041 227 5511. Boo Hewerdine
i lets the side down by virtue of being
: (whisper it) English. but we can forgive
} him that. especially after the songs he
i turned out in his years fronting The Bible
I and on his solo album. Ignorance.
; Tonight‘s other acts need no introduction.
1 Sufﬁce to say that this is a worthy cross-
section of the craft of mainstream rock
songwriting in Scotland.
1 I Stiltsltin Phoenix. Cowgate. 225 8382.
1 9pm. £2. Heavy metal with Scottish/Celtic
l I The Cool Groove Band La Belle Angele.
,' Hastie’s Close (behind The Pelican).
Cowgate. 225 2774. £5 (£3).
'; I Blueiinger Platform One. Rutland
l Street. 225 2433. 9pm. Free. £2. Rock ‘n‘
i I the Blue Hyenas Granny’s Attic. Bath
i Street. Portobello. 669 1780. 9pm. Free.
3 I 32/20 West End Oyster Bar. West
Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10pm. Free.
; Blues duo.
i I Martin Franssen St James Oyster Bar.
1 Calton Road. 557 2925. 10pm. Free.
; I Graham White Horse. Canongate. 556 3403. 8.30pm. Free. Acoustic performer
and all-round entertainer.
l I live music Tolbooth Tavern.
1 Canongate. 556 5348. 8.30pm. Free.
I live music Abbey. South Clerk Street.
1 667 3023. 8.30pm. Free.
1 I Live music Negociants. Lothian Street.
225 6313. 10pm. Free.
I Kingmalter, Redd Kross and Just Another Dream Barrowland. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £7 plus booking fee. Tickets from Just The Ticket. Virgin.
Union Street. 226 4679. The ﬁnal night of the Yamaha Music Quest has a pop/rock slant. with workaday worthy indie types Kingmaker. who at least manage a bit of panache in a live setting. and colourful. kooky. not-suited-to-all-tastes Americans Redd Kross. who headline The Cathouse next week. with Just Another Dream as the Music Quest finalist.
I Fredt Of Nature and Kerbdog Cathouse. Brown Street. 248 6606. 8pm. £5.50 (advance). £6.50 (door). Tickets from The Cathouse. Just The Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. and 23rd Precinct. Bath Street. 332 9740. Self-confessed ‘rock ’n‘ roll junkies’ from the States featuring ex- members of Lion and White Lion (no relation. we think).
I Spida McCool’s Ruling Cowboy. Candleriggs. 552 7847. 9pm. Free. Stalwart of the Glasgow Songwriters group.
I Charlie Don’t Surf Boon's Yard. Cathcart Road. 649 0184. 9.30pm. Free. I Subsonic Vice Liquor Store. The Area. Bridge Street. Paisley. 848 5096. 9.30pm. Free.
I Solidarity Concert For Africa Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £5. The second of two benefits for SClAF (See Sat 28). with a similar line-up minus Big Vern And The Shootahs. Aboluganda Kwagalana. Wild Monkey and Skuobhie Dubh Orchestra fill the dancefloor and. hopefully. the collecting tins too.
I Baby Doc Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free.
I B&B jam session Young's. Learnington Terrace. 3-5pm. Free.
I Children 0n Stun and Die laughing Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.
I Freedom Train Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free.
I The B. H. Band l.‘Attache. Rutland Street. 229 3402. 11pm. Free.
I Penna Violet St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 10pm. Free.
I Collapsed Lung and Badgewearer King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4. Rock/rap crossover artistes with a quirky edge who recently debuted with their unusually~titled ‘Thundersley lnvacar‘. Support comes from Glaswegian kindred spirits who have the same quirky edge but have at no time in their career toyed with rap.
I Supernature Trader Joe’s. Hope Street. 332 0905. 9.30pm. Free. 'Great guitar grooves'. it says here.
I Tentric Nice 'n’ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 9pm.
I Glasgow Songwriters Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free.
I live Music Ross's Bar. Mitchell Street. 221 2287. 9pm. Free.
I live Music McCool’s Ruling Cowboy. Candleriggs. 552 7847. 9pm. Free.
I Workers In Song Gallery Bar. North Bank Street. The Mound. 9pm—1am. Free. lnfonnation: 440 4303. Weekly forum for Edinburgh-based singer-songwriters, with around ten performers playing three or four songs each.
I Maya’s Voice Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free.
I Red Hot And Blue L’Attache. Rutland Street. 11pm. Free. Rock ’n’ roll.
I 1.03 Supremos St James Oyster Bar. Calton Road. 557 2925. 10pm. Free. Rock
, and blues covers.
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will be interviewing
on WEDNESDAY lst SEPTEMBER
5.30pm FREE TICKETS
128 PRINCES STREET, EDINBURGH 031 226 2666
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