ROCK & BLUES MUSIcT
ROCK & BLUES
Bates listed below are for one-oft shows: see separate section for residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Dates will be listed, provided that details reach our offices art least one week before publication. Book and Blues listings compiled by Fiona Shepherd
and Jonathan Trew.
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I Guervo Brothers Whistlebinkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. Latin American guitar grooves.
I Unfaithful Servants West End Oyster Bar. Wmt Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10.30pm. Free. Poppy country.
I Ashtin and Honeyrider Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 9pm. £2.
I The Subteraneans N.B.'s Bar. Balmoral Hotel. Princes Street. 556 2414. 9pm. Free. Rock.
I Amanda Lyon And The Soul Connection Platform One. Rutland Street. 225 2433. 9pm. Free. Soul from a nine-piece band with a healthy brass section.
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I Laurie Anderson Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 7pm. £17.50. £14. Tickets frotn the box ofﬁce and the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 227
' 5511. See feature.
Fruitmarket. Albion Street. 7.30pm. £7.50 ‘ Old Fruitmarket. Albion Street. 7.30pm.
(£5.50). Tickets from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 227 5511. The Big Big Country festival kicks off with the British debut of Billy Joe Shaver and his band. who‘ve picked up a clutch of accolades over the years See preview.
I Boogalusa ()ld Fruitmarket. Albion Street. 10.30pm. £5.50 (£4.50). Tickets from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 227 5511. Another Big Big Country event featuring the seven-piece cajtm and bluegrass outfit. See preview.
I Jean De Florette King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4.50. West of Scotland band who
I Bob Woodruit and Radio Sweetheart
£7.50 (£5.50). Tickets from the Ticket
7 Centre. Candleriggs. 227 5511. An artist
in the vanguard of Nashville‘s New
' Country explosion. who has attracted the
admiration of Etnmylou Harris among others. Support from tender country pop merchants from Glasgow. Part of Big Big
I Country. See preview. ' I The Humptt Family Old Fruitmarket.
Albion Street. 10.30pm. £5.50 (£4.50).
Tickets from the Ticket Centre.
Candleriggs. 227 5511. Cajun. country and ceilidh reeling courtesy of one of the
j country's most popular live acts. See
supported John Martyn at last year's Rock
()n The Watter.
I Capri and Bank Nice ‘n’ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Buzzcocks-style punk pop from Rank.
I Eric Guthbertson And The Hoochie Goochie Band Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free. Blues.
I The Baggle Taggle Gypsies MacSorIey's. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free. Celtic and roots.
I The Peter Parker Experience and Supernature Arena. Oswald Street. 221 3010. 9pm. £2.50. including entry to Parklife.
I Propagania and The Grateful Dub Unity In The Community. Talamh. 1.anarkshire. 01555 820 555. 8pm. £5. An evening of reggae and dth with DJs from Unity Reggae among others. The Grateful 1)th
are a ten-piece spacey dub collective from '
Brixton who have supported Bim Sherman. '/.ion Train and Revolutionary Dub Warriors in their two-year history.
I Paul Brady Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.30pm. £9.20 plus booking fee. The singer/songwriter tours to promote his new. self-produced album Spirits Colliding. ()minously. Brady thanks Phil Collins on the sleeve.
I Versus Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564. Indie four-piece from Noo Yawk touring to promote their new Dead Leaves album. which is a compilation of US-only singles. ‘We thrive on ﬁghts. travel. depression and greasy English food.‘ say the band. Sounds like they‘ll love touring. I The Tremeloes Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. 9pIn—3am. £5. ‘Suddenly You Love Me"? ‘Here Comes My Baby“? Jog any memories?
I Wildfire Willie And The Ramblers and The Uranium Rockers Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 229 4341. 9pm. £4. Once more. the Cas reels to the strttttin' sounds of some rockabilly rebels.
I Hurricane Gladys and The Comedians Pleasance Theatre Bar. Pleasance. 650 2351. 8pm. £3. An absolutely whopping
eleven-piece effort from Hurricane Gladys
guarantees that their ska/funk blend should raise the roof. The Comedians are never reluctant to shake a leg as well with their accordion and fiddle-fired rock.
I Ege Bam Yasi Solar. Queen Margaret Union. University Gardens. 339 9784. 9pm. £4. Students and guests. Another Solar event presided over by the scrambled acid egghead. With guest DJ Brainstorm from Pure.
I Kinky Machine 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. PO\ 'er pop outﬁt back after a bit of a hiatus.
I Toaster Music Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.
Described as an entertaining combination
of Black Grape and Quentin Tarantino.
I Belles In Monica Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free. Smooth funkfap.
I The Beatcombers Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free. Aping the sounds of Hamburg-era Beatles and other rock ‘n‘ roll roots delights.
I The Dung Beetles McChuills. High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free.
I Chang Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free.
I The Outpatients MacSorley's. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free.
I Bo’Weevil Boon‘s Yard. Cathcart Road. 649 0184. 9.30pm. Free. Blues.
I The Journeymen Clyde Bar. West Clyde Street. Helensburgh. 01463 673 257. 10pm. £1.
I The Meadows Festival The Meadows. 10am. Stalls. food. fun. games and bands: the line-up runs Fragile. Casa Cabrales. Hot Sausage. Captain Shifty. Space Monkey Mafia and Khartoum Heroes. Each band starts their set on the hour from
I Alro-Carribean Sunsplash Teviot Row. Edinburgh University. 557 4591. 7.30pm. £6.50 (£4) children over twelve £2. under twelve free. The Africa Centre Scotland and the EU Afro/Carribean Society put on a night of music. art and culture featuring Jeggro. Salsa Celtica. the Stargazers Steel Band. Black Steel. the African Drums Dance Explosion and Makossa. 1n the unlikely event of the music not being to your taste then you can pig out on some typically tropical dishes and wander
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