18th October ABERDEEN

12th November GLASGOW

His Majesty's Theatre 0224641122

Royal Concert Hall 041-227 5511



15th & 16th November GLASGOW


031-228 1155


18th November EDINBURGH Usher Hall

S Barrowlands

22nd November EDINBURGH The Venue

4th December. EDINBURGH Queens Hall


W I Friday 9th & Saturday 10th December

Glasgow Barrowlands

Tickets: Venue Box Offices, Just the Ticket, Union Street Glasgow, Virgin and Ripping Records Edinburgh and all Tocta outlets throughout Scotland.

c/c: Tocta 031-557 6969.

First Call: 031-555 3773/041-556 5555.

40 The List 7—20 October 1994


I Moxy Fruvous Edinburgh Festival Theatre. Nicolson Street. 529 6000. 9pm. £5 in advance. £6 on the door. Canadian four-piece who survived the bear pit at The Fringe Club during the Festival due to their groovy tunes and unassailable sense of humour.

I Songwriters’ Showcase and Workshop Tron Tavern. Hunter Square. 8pm. £1. Information: 228 3147. Weekly forum for Edinburgh-based singer-songwriters. with anybody welcome to perform a fifteen- rninute set. One local songwriting act is highlighted at 10.30an each night. Caroline and Kors are this evening’s featured songsmiths.

I Tinderbox Stones. Frederick Street. 220 1226. 9pm. Free. Formerly The Dreaming.

I [PU Negociants. Lothian Street. 225 6313. 10pm. Free. Canadian rock band. I Tarred And Feathered l.‘ Attache. Rutland Street. 229 3402. 10pm. Free.

I Red Hot And Blue Rutland No 1. Rutland Street. 229 3402. 10pm. Free. Rock ‘n‘ roll.

I live Music W..l. Christies. West Port. 229 4553. 9pm. Free.


I Paul Quinn And The Independent Group Glasgow Film Theatre. Rose Street. 332 8128. 7.30pm. £10. Tickets from GFT box office. A bourbon-soaked. Sound City- supported night of wasted elegance courtesy of Postcard Recordings of Scotland. during which Paul Quinn and the Independent Group will perform selections from their new platter Will I liver [3c Inside Of You. while images from Mir/night Cow/)0); 72m Driver and other 35mm cult classics will be projected around the auditorium. This event has been in the pipeline since the first Sound City week will the panting public be sated?

I Bobert Forster and Moxy Fruvous King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vinceth Street. 221 5279. 9.30pm. £6. Tickets from King Tut‘s and Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. Note late start to accommodate the Paul Quinn gig. The ex- Go Betweens vocalist grows old gracefully. retaining some of the pop naivety that made his band such a melodic joy. Support comes from close cousins of Barenaked Ladies. last seen at this year‘s Edinburgh Fringe.

I December, Baindancers and The Garden Spies Fixx 11. Miller Street. 221 1568. 9pm. Free. Continuing the Battle of the Bands.

I The Hideaway Blues Band Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free. Ever-popular blues collective.

I Blues night Bar Belgo. Candlcriggs. 552 3486. 8.30pm. Free. Featuring two bands.

I Haemorrhoids Harley's. Quarry Street. Hamilton. 0698 458174. 9pm. £2.


I Woltstone Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. credit card hotline 667 7776. 7.30pm. £8.50 plus booking fee. Back after a non-stop tour of Europe and the USA the boys are back in town to promote their album The Year ()f'l'lic Dog. Pipes. bass. keyboards. skins and a

spot of fiddling is all you need for a spot

of rock/folk crossover. Oh aye. I nearly forgot the titfers. Vital.

I Collapsed Lung and Flickemoise The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. £5. Hard-edged indie faves back in what is apparently their best gig town. Support sound like the headliners but harder still. I Travis Stones. Frederick Street. 220 1226. 9pm. Free. Formerly The Family. I Black Jacks L'Attache. Rutland Street. 229 3402. 10pm. Free.

I Mustang Sally Rutland No I. Rutland Street. 229 3402. 10pm. Free.

I little Joe Spoons Sandy Stone's. downstairs at Les Partisans. High Street. 226 6192. 10pm. Neil Young soundalike. I Steve DC and Tom West End Oyster Bar. West Maitiand Street. 225 3861. 10pm. Free.

I Dave Boss Queen Street Oyster Bar. 226 2530. 10pm. Free.

I King Pleasure And The Biscuit Boys Advocate. South Bridge. 220 2094. Free. Cajun sounds from the best band name of the fortnight.


I The Cranberries Barrowland. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. SOLD OUT. Still an unassutning bunch. despite Dolores' peroxide crop and newfound confidence. Their debut album is enjoying continued sales way out of step with the scant amount of attention being paid to this band. There must be a lot of lovers of delicate shimmery pop out there.

I Collapsed lung and Flickemoise King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4.50. Tickets from King Tut's and Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 2264679. Cockney rapping rebels whose current single ‘Dis Mx' is a catchy mix of funk and heavy guitars of the Senser school.

I The BMX Bandits The Arena. Oswald Street. 221 4583. 9pm. £5 plus booking fee. Tickets from The Arena and Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. See Fri 7.

I Glen 0r Glenda and The Poison Sisters Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8.30pm. £1.50. 1f the thought of psychedelic garage of doom-flecked noise doesn‘t get you. the free lollipops on the door will.

I Broccoli, Hooton 3-Car, Glue and Eska Club 99p. The 13th Note. Glassford Street. 6490184. 9an. 99p. An evening of belligerent noise.

I The Supernaturals and Guiller’s Couch Supernatural Club. Speakers‘ Comer. St Georges Road (at Charing Cross). 332 1625. 9pm. Free. The vibrant. accessible popsters launch their own monthly club night. They‘ll be playing tracks from their self-released C1) Sitting In The Sun which should be available in most Glasgow city centre record ernporiums.

I Only Heaven, Walk Tall and The Baindancers Underground at Ventura, King Street. 552 1388. 9pm. £2.

I Junkyard East Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free. Peddling more of their ‘virtual reality rock'.

I From Within MacSorley's. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free.

I August Church On The Hill. Langside Monument. 649 5189. 9.30pm. Free.

I Wild Monkey Batcave. Bruce Hotel. Cornwall Street. Fast Kilbride. 03552 29771. 10pm. £3.


I Shed Seven Potterrow Student Union. Bristo Square. 8pm. £5 Students and guests only. Forget it completely if you .‘ fall into neither of these categories. Bit of a coup for FUSA this one. No doubt there , will be a surfeit of moist underwear at the 1 gig if the lithe lead singer from York bares his chest again. i I Corduroy and The Conscies The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £6. See preview.

I Country Teasers Subway, Cowgate.

225 6766. 9pm. £2. Psychobilly/country with some well dubious posters that are guaranteed to offend anyone with even the ! slightest of PC sensibility. : I Blazetakers Stones. Frederick Street. j 220 1226. 9pm. Free. ; I Seattle Sandy Stone‘s. downstairs at

Les Partisans. High Street. 226 6192.


I Bolling Fork Conan Doyle. York Place. 557 3700. 9pm. Free.

I Bruce Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10pm. Free. J