Miller‘s beat chappies played this venue. . such was the crowding. I Jamie Barnes And Cochise, Big George . and the Business, Zut! La Chute and Wumtr Grand Central Bar. ()swald Street. 221 4583. 8pm. £5. A benefit gig encompassing the most popular in veteran blues and ceilidh/cajun bands.

I Seventh Heaven .‘vlcCool's Rulirtg Cowboy. Candleriggs. 552 7847. 9pm. Free. Soulful R&B. I Charming Snakes MacSorley's. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free. Formerly Code Of Silence.

I Fjaere East Kilbride Arts Centre. ()ld Coach Road. The Village. Fast Kilbride. 03552 29771. 8pm. £4 (£2.50). The popular lidinburgh-based American songwriter graces a new prograrrrme of music at the Arts Centre.

I John Hinshelwood Cathedral House. Cathedral Square. 552 i519. 9pm. Free. Country and bluegrass influenced singer/songwriter

I Angela Cameron Supper Club. Cottiers. Hyndland Road. 357 5827. llprn. Free.

I James King Nice ’n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Glasgow legend stalks the boards again.


I Paul Weller Playhouse. (ircerrside Place. 557 2590, Split. £11. All eagerly awaited gig after his triumphant ll'i/i/ Wou album. Confounding his detractors from Style (‘ouncil days. a man at the peak of his powers.

I The Rocking Berries Cavendish. West 'i‘ollcross. 228 3252. 9plrr~3arrr £5. ()ne of the more interesting nostalgia hands on two counts: most of the original members are still there. and they do two kinds of set: comedy and straight rock 'n' roll. Their hits w ere 1964-66; how abotrt ‘He’ In Town’ and ‘You'r'e My Girl'.

I Woodside Now Boston Bean Co. King James Hotel. l.ei:h Street. 556 01 l 1. 10pm. Free. Fdinburgh's forerriosl rising stars ofcajun/country. v. itlr their hands on their hearts and their souls on their sleeves Sonic fine original songs.

I Room 45, Nowhere arid Brutal Solution Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 9pm. £2. .-\ punk/metal pile-up with three young local bands. liach is a big draw individually. so expect a crowded house.

I Giants or Acoustic Folk/Blues Guitar George Square Theatre. George Square. 7.30pm. £8 tL5). Tickets frotn Virgin Records 220 0925. Appearing are Pentangle. John Renbonrne arid lsaac Guillory. See Music preview.

I Charlie Don’t Surt Negociants. l.othian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free. Puzzle: spot the cinematic quote. Who says these listings aren't exciting'.’

I Bo Weevil Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. Free. Blues. RkB. rock ‘ri‘ roll.

I Love Decree Brewster‘s. Sotlth Bridge. 558 3457. 10pm. Free. See Fri 25.

I live music Tolbooth Tavern. Canongate. 556 5348. 9pm. Free.

I live music Abbey. South Clerk Street. 667 3023. 8.30pm. Free.


I The Elevators Juke Joint. ()llerton Hotel. Victoria Road. 0592 264286. 8.30pm. £2. Blues and R8; B to get you shahed.


Glasgow '

I The Supernaturals Halt Bar. Woodlands Road, 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free. L’nashamedly embracing mainstream pop and doing so. sensibly. with a clutch of strong melodies. ' I Herman X McCool's Ruling Cowbov. Candleriggs. 552 7847. 9pm. Free. A ' Latin vibe to the music tonight.

I The Outpatients M acSorley's. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free. Formerly Time Bandits.

popular l-lumpffs who crept tip and _ lynched success when no one was ' looking.

Road. Htlrtlgtlic. Clydebank. 038973535.

l-lyndland Road. 357 5827. 1 1pm. Free. . I The Hideaway Blues Band Wolbirn’s Wharf. Ferry Road. Yoker. 959 2616.

the ANCs Votes for Freedom. Appearing

Crowded House covers. their annoyingly cheerful keyboard player

i . . l’pf’.

I The Humpri Family lias-i Kilbritlc‘ Arts Centre. ()ld Coach Road. The Village. i East Kilbride. 03552 29771. 8pm. £6 (£3). Ceilidh and caiun stomping frorn the ever-

I Rev Doc And The Congregation l.onnge Bar. Cameron House Hotel. Glasgow

9pm. Free. See Fri 25. I Lorna Buchanan Supper Club. Colliers.

9pm. l'ree.

I Viva Vandall Blackfriars (basement

bar). Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free.


I International Women’s Day Concert Assetnbly Rooms. George Street. Fdirrburgh. 220 4349. 8pm. £5 (cones £4). A concert presented by the liighth lidittlnrrgh l’eace Festival. with all proceeds going to Women‘s Projects of

will be Soweto songstt‘ess Mara l.ouw. (Iiaciic sitlgcz‘ Talitha Mackenzie who recently supported Runrig. and Telltale vocal ensemble Sedenka.

I The Posies, MagnaPop and Flop venue. (‘alton Road. 557 3073. 7pm. £6. Settli— legendary heroes of bubblegum rock bring ' their seductive tunes to bear and probably jump up and down a lot. Note early start,

I Supernova and Happy But Twisted

Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 9pm. £2.

The headliners’ tirst gig this year after

emerging from a lengthy stretch in the

studio. New cassette single ‘l)iscotheque~

should appear soon. Happy But 'i'wisted

are now a four-piece w rth influences

rartgmg from the l’osies tl‘cltl timing.

huh'.’) to the Scurieless Things.

I Splodgcnessabounds arid Swine Flu

Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. Sad comeback of the fortnight.

what'.’ Farried throughout the land for their j

legendary hit ‘Two l.orrg \‘odkas‘ And A Bowl ()f Bombay Mix l’lease'. ()r sorrrethirtg. Always preferred the one

about Simon Ternpelar myself.

I D’Jango Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. 9pm~—3arn. £5. See Sat 26. I Freedom Train Negoclatlts. l.olhian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free. Polished trio who include Julian Cope and

infuriate you to the beat. I Bluetinger Brewster‘s. South Bridge.

558 3457. 10pm. Free. Rock ‘n' roll. I The Comedians West lirid Oyster Bar. 3 West Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10.30pm.

Free. See Mon 28.

I The Saturdays Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10pm. Free. See Sat 26.

I 32/20 St James Oyster Bar. Calton

Road. 557 2925. 10.30pm. Free. l’opular

blues trio.

I live music Gold Tankard. Houdon Street. 667 0328. Free.

I Live music Abbey. South Clerk Street.

667 3023. 8.30pm. Free.

i Kirkcaldy

I Diesel Kings Juke Joint. ()llerton Hotel. Victoria Road. 0592 264286. 8.30pm. £3. 1 Rock with an acoustic feel. Soon to

release their debut EP. ‘Matadors and : Scavengers‘. on their own label Seminal Recordings.


; invigorating low-down boogie-rock from cult (and rising) US band with a taste for certain substances. ifyou know what 1

, I The Bain Brothers McCool's Ruling Cowboy. Candleriggs. 552 7847. 9pm. l-‘r'ee. Spectrum of moods in a folk-pop ; style I Splodgenessabounds, Sexx Godz and Subway Nice 'n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall . Street. 333 9637. 9pm. See Sat 5. I Big Wednesday Ye Olde Inventor. : l’t‘rllokshaws Road. 632 1100. 10pm. Free. 5 I live Music l.ounge Bar. Cameron

Clydebank. 0389 73535. . I The Humpir Family East Kilbride Arts - Centre. ()ld Coach Road. The Village.

See Sat 5.

i Edinburgh

I Hideaway Blues Band Cas Rock Cafe.

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Glasgow 'I Hug King Tut‘s Wah Wah lltrt. St


I Biosphere The Arches. Midland Street. 221 9736. See Clubs.

I Raging Slab King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5. Tickets from King Tut's and Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679.


House Hotel. Glasgow Road. Hardgate.

Fast Kilbride. 03552 29771. 8pm. £6 (£3).

West Port. 229 4341. 9pm. Free. I 8&8 jam session Young‘s. Leamington Terrace. 229 6481. 3—5pm. Free.

Vincent Street. 221 5279. New act on the Kitchenware label with an liP. ‘Firebrands'. otrt now.

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Glasgow Sat 12 March, Old Athenaeum, 041 227 5511 v

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