MUSIC ROCK & BLUES
I Words And Music Samuel Dow's. Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8pm. 50p. First Monday of every month. A performance club for local writers and musicians. featuring four half-hour sessions of readings and music.
I Glasgow Songwriters Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Featured guest every week. plus open platform.
I Rev Doe and the Congregation Curlers. Byres Road, 334 1284. 8pm. Trad R & B with harmonica embellishment.
I The Kazoo Club The 13th Note. Glassford Street. 553 1638. 8pm. A club run by local band The Blisters which incorporates different bands each week. See Rock listings for line-up details.
I Blackwater Blues The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210.
I Cajun Session Cottiers. Hyndland
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I FM Band/Primary Murphy‘s Barrelhouse. Kelvinhaugh Street. 221 5569. 8pm. Playing alternate weeks.
I Rollin’ Joe and the Jets MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Rock ‘n‘ Roll. "
I Seventh Heaven Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. 8pm. Soulful R & B.
I Fascination Murphy‘s Pakora Bar. Argyle Street. 334 1550. 8pm.
I Blues Club Clutha Vaults. Stockwell Street. 552 7520. 8.30pm. With traditional Chicago blues from Jiveass.
I Andy Boyle lvory Blacks. Oswald Street. 221 5911. 9pm. Keyboard player. I Club 99p The 13th Note. Glassford Street. 553 1638. Doors open 8.30pm. bands on 9.30pm. An extension to the Kazoo Club.
; I Big Bert Sandy Stone's. downstairs at
Les Partisans. High Street. 2266192.
'. 10pm. Rock. The Lost Supremo front Los
Supremos doing some solo gigging.
I Marz/Southside Leith Oyster Bar. 554 6294. 10pm. Free. Bands alternate on a weekly basis.
I Fraser Gold Tankard. Houdon Street. 1 667 0328. 9pm. Free.
I Groovetunnel Bare Story. Cowgate. 556
f 3953. 10.30pm. Free. Fx-Shadowland.
JTQ. Pure Land and Way ()ut members fuse to dish the grooves.
I Rab Howatt Cas Rock Cafe. 229 4341. 4pm. Blues. I Junkyard Angels Sandy Stone’s.
" downstairs at Les Partisans. High Street.
the hottest jazz trumpet this Ronnie Scott
Frank Sinatra, Cleo Laine, Georgie Fame and Tommy
Smith's first choice for trumpet, now leads his own
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"memorable music, timeless jazz"
226 6192. 10pm. I Billy Rivers Nicky Tam‘s. Victoria Street. 225 3326. 5.30pm.
I Cross Cut Legends. Cowgate. 225 8382. 11pm. Classic rock and pop covers. I The Volunteers Ryrie’s. Haymarket Terrace. 337 7582. 9pm.
I Rain Dogs Nicky Tam‘s. Victoria Street. 225 3326. 9pm.
I Guaranteed Pure Two Madogs. George Street. 225 3408. 10pm. Free.
I Richie Henderson Bannerman‘s. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 9.30pm.
I n & B jam session Young's. Leamington Terrace. 3—5pm.
I Seven Becomes Three Bare Story. Cowgate. 556 3953. 9pm.
I Sandyman Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10.30pm. I Little Green Monkeys Bannerman’s. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 9.30pm.
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GLASGOW Clty Hall 041 227 5511 Thurs 3 November. + the Strathclyde Youth Jazz Orchestra
EDINBURGH Queen's Hall 031. 668 2019 Fri 4 November. + pianist Brian Kellock
I Andy Chung Sandy Stone’s. downstairs at Les Partisans. High Street. 226 6192. 10pm.
I Jump The Queue Madogs. George Street. 225 3408. 10pm. Free.
I Patty Hearst Nicky Tam's. Victoria Street. 225 3326. 9pm.
I Muckle Ado GolfTavern. Barclay Terrace. 229 3235. 9pm. Free.
I El Supremo Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10.30pm.
I Slidin’ Delta Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10.30pm. The blues duo alternate on a weekly basis with a guest band.
I Sandy Goes To Holyrood Holyrood Tavern. Holyrood Road. 556 5044. 9.30pm. Blues from a Blue Hyena.
I Guaranteed Pure Two Madogs. George Street. 225 3408. 10pm. Free.
I Rootsie Tootsie Duo Covenanters. High Street. 9.30pm. Free. See Sun.
I Shibboleth Beehive lnn. Grassmarket. 225 7171. 10pm. Free. Rock.
I live Music Bannerman’s. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 9.30pm.
I The Faithful Ryrie's. Haymarket Terrace. 337 7582. 9pm.
I Los Supremos Bannerman‘s. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 9.30pm. Rock and blues
I Junkyard Angels Black Bull. Grassmarket. 225 6636. 9pm.
I Jump The Queue Madogs. George Street. 225 3408. 10.30pm. Combines rock and humour. what with comedy being the new rock ‘n' roll. A cliche too good to resist.
I Wild Turkey Beehive lnrt. Grassmarket. 225 7171. 10pm. Free. Kiwi combo who are blitzing Edinburgh at present.
Light Music is listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, subject to space, provided that details reach our offices at least one week before publication. Light Music listings compiled by Fiona Shepherd
and Jonathan Trew.
SATURDAY 22 Edinburgh
I Jack Jones Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. £7.50—£12.50. There‘s not many tickets left at the time of going
to press so if you want to see this veteran crooner in action buy them quickly.
I noyal Alrforce Massed Bands Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 7.30pm. £12.50. £10.50. £9. £6.50. Tickets from the box ofﬁce and the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 227 5511. Tom O’Connor introduces wartime favourites from the nostalgic ‘World Of Music‘ programme.
I Barry Manilow SECC. Finnieston Quay. 248 9999. £22.50. £19.50. Tickets from Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. After the success of his musical Copacabana, it’s business as usual for Barry - fending off ladies' soiled underwear from his vantage point at the piano stool.
Dates listed below are for one-off shows: see separate section for residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least one week before publication. Jazz Listings compiled by Kenny Mathieson.
I Glasgow Jazz Record Club Unitarian Church. 72 Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. There should be no shortage of material for Jim Hill in presenting ‘Jazz Salutes Jerome Kern’. Contact Bill Winter on 944 4402 for membership details.
I Dunoon Jan Festival Various venues in Dunoon. Info from 0369 3785. 8pm—2am. £10 (weekend £24). Now in its third year, this festival has established a reputation as a good weekend out. and offers its most adventurous programme yet. Tonight’s highlights include Martin Taylor‘s Spirit of ojango (Queen‘s Hall. 8pm). the imaginative jazz-folk fusion oflammas (Park Hotel. 8pm). saxophonist Iain Ballamy and Friends (Glasgow Hotel. 10pm). and Phil Bancroft with The Nikki Iles Trio (Park Hotel. 10pm). See preview.
I Stanley Jordan Queen‘s Hall. South Clerk Street. 668 2109. 8.30pm. £9.50. £8 (£4). A return to action for the American superstar guitarist with the unconventional ‘hammering-on' technique. following a lengthy sabbatical from performing. His
' new album, Bolero (Arista). further
extends his earlier explorations of non- jazz forms. a tendency which will doubtless be reflected here. His last visit with a trio was nothing less than sensational. and he will have to go some to top it this time. The concert is opened by The Jason Rebello Band. the pianist‘s latest funk and soul outfit. featuring singer Joy Rose and rapper Maxi Jazz. Hope it’s a lot less dull than the previous one. but I'm not holding my breath.
I Syd Lawrence Orchestra Carnegie Hall. Dunfemtline. 0383 720108. 7.30pm. £10 (£8). Big band swing from a long- established British outfit which continues to carry forward the late leader's name.
I Stanley Jordan City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 5511. 8pm. £8 (£4). See Fri 21.
I Dunoon Jazz Festival Various venues in Dunoon. Info from 0369 3785. Noon-2am. £15 (weekend £24). The action goes on all day today. and there is no shortage ofchoice. Visitors front the south include the great trumpeter Harry Beckett (Glasgow Hotel. 3—5pm. and Park Hotel. 8—10pm). who is definitely not to be missed. and the Jean Toussaint Guartet (Queen’s Hotel. 8—10pm). and there is a second chance to catch lain Ballamy (Queen’s Hall. llpm—lam). Local favourite Suzanne Bonnar will pack them in with Picante at the Park Hotel (3—5pm) — get there early. or catch her with her own band on Sunday. See prevrew.
44 The List 21 October—3 November 1994