Harbour Arts Centre. lrvine. 01294 274 059. 9pm. £4 (£3.50). Hammond interpretations of all your easy listening faves to inaugurate Rock On The Walter weekend.


I Blaggers |.T.A., Supermodel and The Naked See Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 25654. 8pm. £5. Curious mix this evening with the Blaggers providing the crust and ranting while Supermodel are a more clean cut. spikey guitar band.

I Edward II La Belle Angele. Hasties Close. Cowgate. 225 2774. 7.30pm. £5 in advance. £5.50 on the door. This eight- piece blend the sounds of the black connnunity of Moss Side. Manchester with the folk tradition of rural lingland. In practice. this means traditional tunes with a heavy dub reggae rhythm section. They have set feet tapping. jigging and grooving in all corners of the globe.

I Steve Ellis And The love Altair Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. 9pm-3am. £5. More retro nostalgia for the more mature night clubbers.

numerical name of the evening refers to some section of the population but no more info is forthcoming so write in your own suggestions.

I The Rain Kings N.B.'s Bar. Balmoral Hotel. Princes Street. 556 2414. 9pm. Free.

i I FBI Cavendish. West 'l‘ollcross. 228

3252. 9pm~3am £5. Band from

Newcastle which covers all those golden oldies.

. I Mustang Sally Platform ()ne. Rutland

3 Street. 225 2433. 9.30pm. Free. Blue-eyed {


I Something For The Weekend Advocate.

South Bridge. 9.30pm. Free. Blues covers.

I Bockville West End Oyster Bar. West Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10.30pm. Free.

I Glasgow

. I Warrior Soul, Headswim, Clawtinger ~ and Misery Loves Co The Garage.

I Daisy Chainsaw and Tribute To Nothing

Street. 2264679 and Tower Records.

Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 22‘) 4341.

9pm. £4 in advance. £5 on the door. Daisy ; stopover on the Kymmg.’/(‘arlsberg Tour.

Chainsaw's Katie-Jane has faded back into whence she came. but apparently her replacement is equally barking. The support band could well form the main interest of the night being a well ‘ardcore trio.

I Jezebel Whistlebinkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free.

I Vital Statistics and Assybud Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 9pm. £2.

I Lights Out By Hine Platform ()ne. Rutland Street. 225 2433. 9pm. Free.

Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7.30pm. £8 plus booking fee. Tickets from The Garage. Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union

Argyle Street. 204 2500. The Scottish

which aims to get away from the cock- rock image of heavy metal in this country by putting on four bands who encompass rap metal. post-grunge and industrial styles.

{ I J. Mascis King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £7.

? Tickets from King Tut's and Just the

Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679.

The lethargic slacker king plays a solo

show. Depending on his mood and which



I Rod Stewart lbrox Stadium. lidmiston Drive. 427 8500. RESCHEDULED DATE. The original mod returns to his spiritual home to bluster through some cod rock and get emotional on the Caledonian balladeering front. What a showman. we love him. etc. etc.

I Ball or Confusion King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. A smoother version of the mod pop sounds currently being touted by Paul Weller.

I Hugh Heed And The Velvet Underpants McChuills. High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free. Parochial rantings from the man with a bit part in '1'ruim‘pntting.

I The Cloud Assassins Nice 'n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I Red Green Blues Band Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free.

I Wig Wam Bam Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free. Glam.

I A Glasgow Kiss MacSorley‘s. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free.

I Thrum and The Supernaturals Rock ()n The Watter. lrvine Harbourside. l2pm-4.30pm. Free. Thrum prepare for their Scottish tour with Whiteout. and The Supernaturals promote their latest sunny pop release the let 1t Bleat‘ F.P. Plus four bands from the West Sound Radio demo competition.


I Bivouac, 8 Storey Window and Bughouse Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £3. Here's one to flop your fringes to. This lineup is about as quintessentially indie as you could ever hope to achieve.

I The Stairs and The Thanes Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 229 4341. 9pm. £4 in advance. £5 on the door. ‘lt‘s sexy. loud and has the FONK.‘ screams the press release. Then again it also says ‘The Stairs make The Stone Roses sound like The Hollies. . . nah . . . Freddie and the Dreamers.‘

I 58.59 per cent Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 5.30pm. £2. Various bands all playing various styles. Presumably the

way the wind is blowing it could be utter grunge pop genius or inept rubbish.

I Limehouse Lizzy and Fat Betty

Cathouse. Brown Street. 248 6606. 8pm.

£6 plus booking fee. Tickets from Just the

Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. A Thin Lizzy tribute band. featuring their ex-guitarist. Glaswegian Brian Robertson.

This is his first gig in Glasgow since 1984.

I Belles In Monica Fury Murry's. Maxwell Street. 221 6511. See Sat 3.

I The Mental Gymnasts, Collective Utopia, Doctor Jobby and Garage Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free.

3 I The Hideaway Blues Band Corner. St

George's Road (at Charing Cross). 332 1625. 9pm. Free.

I Space Monkey Maria Liquor Store. Bridge Street. Paisley, 848 5096. 10pm. Free.

I The Fred Guimby Quartet Music Gallery. Back Sneddon Street. 848 1332. £2 after 9pm. See Sim 4.

I The Humptt Family, McCluskey Brothers, Johnny Gator and the Bourtre Hillbillies and Junkyard Dawgs Rock ()n The Watter. Irvine Harbourside. 12pm-430pm. Free. A rootsier flavour to

today‘s free bill with the rousing llumpff . Family and more contemplative McCluskey Brothers. the cajun partying

oflohnny Gator and the blues and R B

. ofJunkyard Dawgs. Plus two bands from

the West Sound Radio demo competition. I Live Music Rock ()n The Watter. Harbour Arts Centre. lrvine. 01294 274 059. 8pm. Free. ‘Two well known bands~ of a mystery nature to round off Rock ()n The Watter.

1 Street. 3339637. 9pm. Sleazy‘s Brand Spanking showcase night.


I Live Music Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall

I Kiss The Bride Stones. Frederick Street.

220 1226. 9pm. Free.


I Sebadoh and Smog The Garage. Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7.30pm. £6.30 plus booking fee. Tickets from The

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