26 September Ipm Argyle Street, Glasgow 27 September 1pm Princes Street, Edinburgh

Ed will be promoting his new album with Denyze Alleyne-Johnson, Fly Before Dawn.


29th September 1pm Argyle Street, Glasgow

Playing live instore, The Nightcrawlers will be promoting the new album, let's PUSl‘l ll’.

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



I Julian Cope Barrowlantl. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £8.50 plus booking fee. Tickets from Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 467‘). As his recent hit ‘Try Try Try' demonstrated. Julian can still kick it in the rousing guitar stakes even if his state of mind continues to be questionable.

I Heavy Stereo Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. Students and guests. See Thurs 28.

I Big Wednesday and lucid King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £3.50.

I Hugh Reed And The Velvet Underpants lialt Bar. Woodlands Roati. 332 1210. ‘).30pm. Free. See Fri 22.

I Hermon X McChuill's. High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free. Acid jazz.

I Shaighy lihaill Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. ‘).30pm. Free.

I Blackwater Blues Band Brett-house. John Street. 552 3801. 5pm. Free.

I Nookie Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 8.30pm. Free.

I Free At last MacSorley's. Jamaica Street. 221 849‘). ‘)pm. Free.

I The Pearliishers Fast Kilbritlc Arts Centre. Old Coach Road. The Village. Fast Kilbritie. 013552 61000. 8pm. £5 (£2.50). Melodies aplenty from Davey Scott and his Scotpop combo.


I Blyth Power and Cathode Species C118 Rock Cafe. West Port. 22‘) 4341. 10pm. £3.50 in advance. £4 on the door. They've been flogging their blend of folk. rock and punk for eleven years now. anti one source reckons that they make The Pogues in full flight sound like kittens mewing. Their press release also carries a warning that while they are good guys. they should. on no account. be let anywhere near a fridge. I Annagada Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 8pm. £2.

I Shake The Shak Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 51 14. ‘)pm. Free.

I Everywoman Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. ‘)pm—3am. £5. More 60s and 70s covers for the more mature seeker of nightlife.

I Chineseburn Tap O'l.auriston. Lauriston Place. 22‘) 4041. 9pm. Free. Punks not dead.

I Bluelinger Platform One. Rutland Street. 225 2433. ‘).30pm. Free. Classic rock ‘n‘ roll.

I Blue Mothers West linti Oyster Bar. West Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10.30pm. Free.

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



I Pulp Barrowlanti. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. SOLD OUT. Respect to Jarvis Cocker for being the first Top Of The Pops presenter in ages to announce the Number One as ‘top of the pops!‘. Clearly he and his band deserve that accolade for themselves. and it probably won't be long in coming what with Radio 1 deciding recently that ‘Common People‘ was the quintessential Britpop hit of the year. See feature.

I The Manireds and Peter Sarstedt Pavilion. Renfteld Street. 332 1846. 7.30pm. £12.50. £10.50. The Manfreds appear to be some emasculated version of Manfred Mann while Peter Sarstedt will surely never be forgotten (or forgiven) for his big hit ‘Where Do You Go To My Lovely'.

I John Graven’s Bluesbreakers, Neediul Things and Mr Bean Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free.

t 4 Mad as a batter: Julian Cope. Glasgow, Sat 30

I The Dawntreaders Liquor Store. Bridge

Street. Paisley. 848 5096. 10pm. Free.

I The Answer, Nepenthe and Kiss The Bride Sax. Teviot Walk. Cumbernauld. 01236 733 200. 7.30pm. £2.50. Battle of the Bands.


I Boyzone anti EYC Usher Hall. l.othian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. £ 10.50. Which one woultl you rather snog'.’ Shane. Mike. Keith. Ronan or Stephen'.’ Whatever. for one night the Usher Hall is going to be awash with hormones anti erotic dance routines designed to light up the fantasies of the pubescent.

I hope Stones. Frederick Street. 220 1226. 10pm. Free. Rope won the Holsten Band Search heat for Stones. They peddle melodic anti occasionally offbeat pop stylings.

I Patsy Mack Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. ‘)pm. Free.

I Live Music Pear Tree. West Nicolson Street. 667 7533. 8.30pm. Free.


I White Dog Hunch, Roach and Bagglin Street Rattle Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free.


I African Headcharge and Tutiheads Dub Clinic Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. Superb. colourful and varied dub and world sounds from the collective who catne close to wiping the stage with Transglobal Underground on theirjoint tour last year anti for anyone who has seen Transglobal Underground. that is no mean feat.

I Hot Tamales Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. Blues and harmonicas prove themselves to be an enduring combination.


I Alrican Headcharge and Tuiiheads Dub Clinic The Garage. Sauchiehall Street. 332 l 120. 7.30pm. £8.30 plus booking fee. Tickets from The Garage. Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679 anti Tower Records. Argyle Street. 204 2500. See Mon 2.

I Gauge, Nexus, Deadbeats and Names Mean Nothing King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £3. Another of the monthly Monitor Magazine showcase gigs.

I Glasgow Songwriters featuring PMS Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free. Plus open mic. Female duo back by the proverbial popular demand. I Fruitcake Harleys. Quarry Street. Hamilton. 01698 458174. 9pm. Free. Funk AOR.


I Songwriters’ Showcase and Workshop Tron Tavern. Hunter Square. 8pm. £1.

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