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Gigs are listed by date, then by city. oates will be listed, provided that details reach our offices art least one week before publication. Rock and Blues listings compiled by Fiona Shepherd

and Jim Byers.


I A Guy Called Gerald, Graig Armstrong, Jerry Burns and Dr Bapanilti Strange Fruit. The Fruitmarket. Albion Street. l0.30pm. £10 on door. Special club night. featuring one ofjungle‘s original practitioners whose classic ‘Voodoo Ray‘ is being re-released with ill-advised new mixes. Glaswegian composer and string arranger to the stars (Massive Attack. Bjork. U2) Craig Armstrong performs speically composed material with guest vocalist Jerry Burns. and Dr Rapaniki beats out some organic percussive rhythms. Plus DJs Nick Peacock and Paul Cawley. See Clubs preview.

I Sneaker Pimps and 12 Rounds King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4. Esoteric sounds from two new outfits who flirt with the dance realm.

I Soundman, The Alkahounds and Bulb Chutney Nice‘n'Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I Fred lluimby nuartet McChuills. High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free. Acidjazz.

I ilev Doc And The Congregation MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 22l 8499. 9pm. Free. Trad R&B.


I Groovetunnel Walkers Nightclub. l2 Shandwick Place. l0pm. £5. Edinburgh funksters currently tottring with their new album Liven Up.’ which is attracting rave reviews not only in this country but also in Europe. America and even Japan. See short albums.

I Johnny Waltelin Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. 9pm—3am. £5. Classic pop from the man who wrote. ‘In Zaire'.

I Shaking Spear The Tap of Lauriston. Lauriston Place. 229 404 l. 9pm. Free. Not to be confused with the reggae band Burning Spear. Shaking Spear are most definitely more rocky in a garage punk kinda way.

I The Felsons Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5| l4. 9pm. Free. Local country rockers currently riding high on the back of their well-received album.

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



I J Pac and Auntie Rose King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 22] 5279. 8.30pm. £4. Bolshie rapping crew who do a major label's idea of street-wise material and come across like a hip-hop East l7. Supported by local altemative rockers.

I Consume and Clan D Nice'n'Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I llugh Reed And The Velvet Underpants Chambers. Cochrane Street (George Square). 552 I740. 8pm. £3 (£|.50). The first of several events planned for July to mark the Spanish Civil War. Hugh and his crazy Ys gie it laldy with guest [)1 Pop-l.

I liberty Blues Band MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 22l 8499. 9pm. Free.

I The heads The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 I210. 9.30pm. Free.

I Die llappy Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.

I One llatlon Wolburn‘s Wharf. Yoker Ferry Road. 959 20l6. 9pm. Free.



I Festival Of Original Music Brunton Theatre. Musselburgh. Noon to midnight. Tickets £5 (£4. £2.50) in advance. Call Ticket Line on 220 4349 for further info. The fifth annual Festival Of Original Music will feature over 30 acts performing a wide variety of music from rock to folk. including appearances from local bands: The Tortured. Malchick. The Deceivers and The Gift. There's also an

international flavour to the event with sets from German folk singer Regina and South American group Pachakun. All profits from the event go to the St Columba's Hospice. See Sun 30.

I The Thanes Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 SI 14. 9pm. Free. Authentic 60s beat sounds.

I Solar Race, The lovers and lloop to Baby Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 229

434 l. 9pm. £3.50 in advance. £4 on the door. Punchy Hole/L7-style female-led rock from the headliners who are about to record their debut album with Steve Albini. Their single. ‘The Resilient Little Muscle‘ is also forthcoming on Silvertone. With support from ex-lnspiral Carpets frontman Tom Hingley's new band The Lovers and an all-girl outfit from London.

I The Anthill Mob Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. 9pm-3am. £5. Classic covers.


23 Brougham Place Tollcross near Kings Theatre Tel: 0131-229-1537





14b Nicolson Street Opposite the Festival Theatre Tel: 0131-556-9351 (Non smoking)

12:00 to 2:30 and 5:30 to 11:00 seven days.

Both offer pre—theatre menu but please book to avoid delays. Snacks, fast noodles or a set business menu are available for lunch. Sukhothai offers a lunchtime buffet on Friday and Sunday.

Vegetarians are catered for with a menu at lunch and dinner.



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