MUSIC ROCK & BLUES
I Blue Moon Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. Blues.
I Dirge Stones. Frederick Street. 220 1226. 10pm. Free. Cross between Joy Division and The Cure as the name might suggest
I line And Dry Ferry. Clyde Place. 552 (1767. 7.30pm. £10 plus booking fee. Tickets frorn Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. See Tue 14.
I Hardbody Quadrophonic. Basement Bar. Glasgow University Student Union.. University Avenue. 339 8697. 9pm. Free. Students and guests. Plus three other bartds. A mixed set from Hardbody with some commercial style—pop and soundtrack elements to their sound.
I Hugh Cornwall Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. £7.50 in advance. The es- Stranglers man got out with his pride intact and does his own thang now. to smaller crowds but probably to his own greater personal satisfaction.
I Mystery Juice Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. Members of The Seats and other Edinburgh mainstays rock the roots.
I Nothing Eats A Shark l.'Attache. Rutland Street. 229 3402. 10pm. Free.
I Hugh Reed and the Velvet Underpants Stones. Frederick Street. 220 1226. 10pm. Free. Glaswegian outfit specialising itt pastiches of the untouchable Lou Reed. wearing silly costumes and thinking up crap puns. Great fun.
I The Boat Band West lind Oyster Bar. West Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10.30pm. Free.
I Live Music Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10pm. Free.
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Glasgow I Hugh Cornwell Garage. Sauchiehall
. Street. 332 1120. 7pm. £7.50 plus booking 3 fee. Tickets from Tire Garage. Just the
Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679 and Tower Records. Argyle Street. 204 2500. See Wed 15.
I The Mutton Birds and Love Nut King Tut's Wah Walt l-lut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5. Tickets from King Tut's and Just the Ticket. Virgin. Union Street. 226 4679. Melodic rock from a New Zealand outfit in the same vein as Crowded House.
I Bear, Dart and Urusei Yatsura Club 99p. The 13th Note (downstairs). Glassford Street. 553 1638. 9pm. 99p. The liruseis plays their spiritual home. Run for cover from their ray gun attack.
I Roach Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free.
I nollin’ Joe And The Jets McChuill's. High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free. Bitchin' rock‘n‘roll.
I Picnic, Jean De Florette and The nations Arena. ()swald Street. 221 301(). 9pm. £2.50.
I The Basic Notes MacSorley‘s. Jamaica Street. 221 8499. 9pm. Free.
I Blah Blah Blah Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 8pm. Free.
I lloneycrack Batcave. Bruce Hotel. Cornwall Street. East Kilbride. 013552 29771. 10pm. £3.50. Acclaimed new rock band forrued by ex-Wildhearts guitarist CJ.
I The Young Gods and Papa Brittle Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £6.30 plus booking. Archetypal Swiss industrial pioneers.
I New leal Wee Red Bar. Edinburgh College of Art. Lauriston Place. 221 6000. 10pm-2am. £3. The lidinburgh light pop combo celebrate the release of their album in Japan and warm up fora tour of that selfsame country in January.
I Nick Harper Pleasatrce Bar. The Pleasance. 556 6550. Sort of Roy sets out to establish himself as his own man.
I Travis Gut, Skimmer and Chocolate Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 7pm. £3. An evening of pop and rock along with the release of the headliner‘s new single.
I Eddie Felson Queen Street Oyster Bar. Queen Street. 226 2530. 10pm. Free. Rockabilly.
I Hot Tomales West End Oyster Bar. West Maitland Street. 225 3861. 10.30pm. Free. See Sat 4.
I Shack Neighbours. McDonald Road. 557 4928. 9pm. Free.
I Ball or Gontusion Martell. Bumbank Road. 01324 621764. 8pm. £2. Grant Richardson and pals promote their new EP Happy which is out now.
Dates listed below are tor one-ott shows. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our ottices at least one week before publication. Jazz Listings compiled by Kenny Mathieson.
FRIDAY 3 _
I Mike Travis’ EH15 Basement Jazz. The Ramshorn Theatre. Ingram Street. info on 887 4733. 10pm- 1am. £4 (£3). This lidntbur‘gh-lutsed quintet have been one of the best working bands on the Scottish
scene for two or three years now. and their 1
sophisticated blend ofja/z with a \ ariety of ethnic and other elements is always worth hearing.
I Glasgow Jazz Record Club Unitarian Church. 72 Berkeley Street. 7.30pm. Contact Ernie Spiers. 14 Glendee Road. Renfrew (886 2949) for membership details. Trumpeter Bob McWhirter is a guest recitalist tonight.
I Suzanne Bonnar Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 8.30pm. £8.50. £7 (£4 on door. subject to availability). Suzanne Bonnar continues to develop a distinctively personal style. with a little help from a solid-looking Scottish band which features Phil Bancroft on saxophone and pianist Chick 1.ya11.
SATURDAY 4 , %
I Suzanne Bonnar RSAMI). 100 Renfrew
Street. 332 5057. 8pm. £8 (£4). Sec l‘r‘i 3 I Murray’s Marauders Ja/z .-\ftcr Dark. Pizza Express. 151 Queen Street. 221 3333. 10pm. £3. Dixieland and sw trig from trombonist Jackie Murray and his cohorts.
I Bill Kyle‘s Jazz Pool Cellar Bar. Chambers Street. 220 4298. 10.30pm. A return to regular action at this venue (formerly Cellar No 1) for drummer Kyle. who is joined by a different set of musicians each week.
I Tom Golquhoun Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 1pm. Free. Guitarist.
I Incognito and Buckshot LeFonque Festival Theatre. 13—29Nico1son Street. 529 6000. 7.30pm. £9.50—£12.50. The originally advertised bill of soul jazzers Tuck and Patti and Carmel has now been replaced by this rather tnore exciting pairing. Jazz interest will focus on the opening band. sartoplronist Branford Marsalis'sjazz-funk-hip hop outfit Buckshot LeFonque. See Frontlines. I Chris Mcllulty Tron Jazz Cellar. Tron Tavem and Ceilidh House. llunter Square. 220 1550. 8.30pm. £4 (£3). This Australian born singer is now resident in New York. and makes her Scottish debut here. preceded by some very enthusiastic iress‘ notices. She is accornpamed by Welsh guitarist Trefor ()wen. arid a local trio of Tom Finlay on piano. Ricky Steele on bass. and drummer Dave Swanson.
i Hot and tresh front New York: Chris McNulty, ! Edinburgh. Sun 5
' I Blue Hyenas Fat Sam's 11oer Tow rt Diner. 564-58 Fountainbrrdge. 228 3111. 8pm. No cover charge for diners; phone for reservations. Blues band.
Bridge of Allan
I Burt-MacDonald Duo Waltner llrrtcl. Henderson Street. 9pm. Free. (iuttar and saxophonejaz.’ in a contemporary mode 1 in swinging Bridge of Allan.
I Picante Fat Sam's Down Town 11tner. ? 56-58 Fountainbridge. 228 3111. 7 30pm.
t No cover charge lor' diners; phone tor ' reservations. Latin and modern jaH.
, WEDNESDAY 8' ~ i Glasgow
: I Cool Sounds Pizza Fitpress. 151 Queen Street. 221 3333 9pm. No music charge unless otherwise stated. Mainstream outlit.
I Martin Kershaw Tron Jazz Cellar. Tron i 'l'avern and Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 1 220 1551). 8.30pm. £3 (£2). This promising young sasophonrst has emerged to notice in a number of batrds on the ifdtnburgh scene. from straight- ahead hop to the jazz~hip hop fusion of Fresth Squee/ed. and now fronts his own i line-up.
i I Eat Sam’s Band Fat Sam's 1)own'1’own Diner. 56 ~58 Fountainbridge. 228 3111.
‘ 8pm. No cover charge for diners; phone for reservations. Swing and jump-jive.
THURSDAY 9 “ , Edinburgh
I The Dreamliners 1‘at Sam's Down Town Diner. 56—58 Fountainbrtdge. 228 3111. 7.30pm. Nocover charge for diners: j phone for reservations. Fftttes rock with
jazz and blues trimmings.
FRIDAY 10' i "
i I Bill Wells Dctet Basement Jazz. The
1 Rarnshorn Theatre. Ingram Street. info on 887 4733. 10prn--1ant. £4 (£3). The Falkirk-based arranger. composer and guitarist leads one of the most adventurous bands on the Scottish scene. I Glasgow Jazz Record Club Unitarian Church. 72 Berkeley Street. 7.30pm. Contact Ernie Spiers. 14 Glendee Road. Renfrew (886 2949) tor membership details. Jim Smith on Jan. from Video'.