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I Songwriters’ Showcase Tron Tavern. Hunter Square. 8.30pm. £ I. Information: 228 8245. Weekly forum for Edinburgh- based singer-songwriters. with anybody welcome to perform a fifteen-minute set on a first come. first served basis. ()ne act will headline at I0.30pm each week.

I Grail, Headache and Sub Standard The Attic. Cowgate. 225 8382. llpm. £2. Part of the Edinburgh European City of Punk. I Kill 1 Cas Rock. West Por'l. 2294341. l()pm. Part of the Edinburgh European City of Punk Festival. unsurprisingly.

I The Thanes and Bock-A-llagnarolt The Tap. Lauriston Place. 229 404 I. 9pm. Authentic beat sounds. right down to the winklepickers.

I Flat Pig, lugworm and Becusant Stones. Frederick Street. 220 1226. 9pm. The punks have a reviving pint after doing their punx in trunx reclaim the swimming baths malarkey.



I The Aikahounds, Substitute and Nucleus The Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 8pm. £3.

I The Commercials and The Soubrettes Harleys. Quarry Street. Hamilton. ()I698 458 I74. 9pm. Free.

I Seattle Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.


I Mystery Juice Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. Free. Having pulled 300 punters at their last outing. this Edinburgh bunch of local heroes seem to have hit paydirt with their hot mix of ceItic hip hop. Van Morrison-style singing and Dylanesque musings. Takes place on the spanking new. swanky Iirst floor as well. I GDll, Contempt and Suites Music Box. Victoria Street. 225 2564. l()pm. Punk festival highlight. one suspects.

I Ilhuru and Fudrot The Attic. Cowgate. 225 8382. llpm. £2. Part of the Edinburgh European City of Punk Festival and such charming names. too.

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’Rock. West Port. 229 434 l. I0pm. Given

the names (although possibly Cidergut might be more apt) cart you guess what genre of popular music this lot belong in? I Bloodshot The Tap. Lauriston Place. 229 404 I. 9pm. Pogo. pogo. pogo. vomit. I World Pets and Muckspreader Stones. Frederick Street. 220 I226. 9pm. More punk frolics.


I Fine Line, lazy Chain and Perl Nice ‘n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

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I Spine In Spain and Captain 22 The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 380i. 8pm. Free.

I The Subterraneans Kilkermys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.

I David Rollo MacSorIeys. Jamaica Street. 22! 8499. 9pm. Free.

I Live Music The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free.

I live Music The Whisky Bar. West Campbell Street. 332 1032. 9pm. Free.


I liewtown Grunts, Uhuru and Thud llot The Attic. Cowgate. 225 8382. 9pm. £2. Part of the Edinburgh European City of Punk Festival. The Grunts have a redeeming sense of humour although we haven't reviewed their ‘No Soap In Glasgow' EP on the grounds that we at The List stand for intercity peace and harmony.

I Gin Goblins, The Undead and Poison Sister Cas Rock. West Port. 2294341. l()pm. Blood. guts. gore. blasphemy and ritual virgin sacrifice and that's just what Edinburgh's punk assemblage the Gin Goblins demanded on their rider for this gig.

I Blyth Power and Dog On A liope The Tap. Laur'iston Place. 2294041. 9pm. Aptly named support for two acts who are part of yep. you guessed it the Edinburgh European City Of Punk


Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Perionnances will be listed, provided that details reach our ollices at least one week before publication. Jazz listings compiled by Kenny Mathieson.

FRIDAY 26 * Glasgow

I Dinner with Carol Kidd Bourbon Street. l08 George Street. 552 ()I4 I. 7pm and 9.30pm. £25. including four-course meal. If you've ever wished for the chance to hear Carol Kidd in an intimate supper club-style setting rather titan a cavernous concert ball. then here it is. Tickets are available in advance from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs (227 55l I) or the

I Bobby Wishart and Friends Pizza Express. |5I Queen Street. 22I 3333. 9pm. £4. including aperitif. call for reservations. Still one of Scotland's best saxophonists. and no mean piano player. either.


I Sophie Bancroft Quintet Henry‘s Cellr Bar. 8— l6 Morrison Street (opposite AF cinema). 221 I288. 9.30pm—Iam. £3

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