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James return to woo the faithful at Barrowland. Fri 14
ROCK 81 POP: GLASGOW WED 12 cont
show. Skunk Anansie have revealed their true colours — they always wanted to go mega stadium rock if the last album Stuns/i is anything to go by. The interesting nuances may have been sacriﬁced but they can still whip up a storm live. See preview for The Stereophonics.
I John Denver Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 8pm. £18.50/£I7/£15.50 plus booking fee. Heartstring-tugging downbeat country from the veteran performer.
I Pink Kross, Radio Sweethearts and Beatroot The 13th Note. Glassford Street. 553 1638. 8.30pm. Beatroot host another edition ofClub Beatroot with the fem-punk squall of the Kross kittens and the contemporary country of the Sweethearts.
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CREDIT CARDS TEL: 0131 557 6969 (£1 PER TICKET BOOKING FEE). AVAILABLE FROM JUST THE TICKET. VIRGIN. RIPPING AND ALL USUAL TOCTA OUTLETS (SUBJECT TO TOP PER TICKET BOOKING FEE).
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to the store in Argyle Street, Glasgow on 27th March at 12.30pm,
where they will be playing an acoustic set and signing copies of
50 THE “ST 7—20 Mar 1997
I House Of Cheese Qudos. Queen Margaret Union. University Gardens. 339 9784. 8pm. £1.50. Students and guests. I Riverdog and NM Effect Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Free. Students and guests.
I The Finger Creams and The Charm Times Square. St Enoch Square. 221 6579. 8pm. Free. See Sat 8 for Finger Creams.
I Le Cheeque Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.
I Honeysuck Harleys. Quarry Street. Hamilton. 01698 458174. 9pm. Free.
I Arrivistes The Venue. C alton Road. 557 3073. 9pm. Free. A second covers night only for those regulars who have already performed their original material. Tonight‘s mic magician is Bob Mills. a recent host on student radio station. Fresh I Spoonful Trio Whistlebinkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free.
i THURSDAY 13
I Corduroy and Groupie King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £6. Groove is at the heart of this long-standing acid jazz crew who sport the right threads and exude the right cappuccino-guzzling attitude in between dispensing their Hammond-fuelled numbers.
I David Devant And His Spirit Wife The Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 8pm. £4.50 plus booking fee. Mad theatrical collective who've been gigging in London for eons. but finally seem to be converting the hordes with their maximum entertainment. See preview. I The Karelia, The Starlets and The Finger Creams Divally's. Maxwell Street. 221 4657. 9.30pm. £2.50. A launch night organised by Flotsam & Jetsam Records to promote The Starlets and Finger Creams' forthcoming split single and to mark the debut single of long-time friends of the label The Karelia (formerly The Blisters). which is out soon on Roadrunner Records.
I ldlewild, Sideshow and Chickweed The 13th Note. Glassford Street. 553 1638. 8.30pm. £1. Club Zebra gives it laldy with a night demonstrating the talents of Edinburgh's Human Condition label.
I The Loved Ones and Remedy Nice 'n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.
I Sound, Ginger and Guernica Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Free. Students and yuests.
I G ide The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 332 1210. 9.30pm. Free.
I Spida McChuills. High Street. 52 2135.10pnrlﬁee.
I Blues Roots The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free. Acoustic session.
I Seattle Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.
I Red The Underground. Bruce Hotel. Cornwall Street. East Kilbride. 013552 29771. 10pm. £3.
I Shake The Shak Whistlebinkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. Cross-cultural vibes and good-time tunes.
I James Barrowland. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. SOLD OUT. They‘re like a pair ofcomfy old slippers. those James lads. They don‘t ever seem to fall out of favour with the public. yet they hardly make a splash when they return with new material. unlike those even older codgers U2. ‘She‘s A Star' contains the usual rolling. epic guitars. great vocal performance from Tim Booth and nothing that you wouldn't expect from James.
I Sneaker Pimps and Linoleum The
Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 7pm. £5.30 plus booking fee. Rather threadbare trip hop band who make all the right sounds but seem to forget to include any songs in their set. Support from a two-girl. two-boy indie band with a similarly half-baked approach to songwriting.
I BBS-49 King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7.50. American outfit who combine Western swing with rockabilly and honkytonk styles. Never heard of ‘em personally but the tickets are going fast to those in the know. (Dan 7 hot patootie — country ed.) I Shakataii Bourbon Street. George Street. 5520141. 8.30pm. £9.50 (£29.50 with dinner). It’s like a recurring nightmare — flashbacks to the 80s when white funk. sports cars and casual suits ruled the roost. Still. some people may remember those days with fondness.
I The Shining Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Free. Students and guests.
I Rollin' Joe And’The Jets McChuills. High Street. 5502 2135. 10pm. Free. 50s and 60s rock ‘n' roll.
I Hideaway Blues Band The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9pm. Free.
3 Fat Betty MacSorleys. Jamaica Street.
572 0199. 9pm. Free. Thin Lizzy tribute. I The Shakers Twa Corbies. Kilbowie Street. Cumbemauld. 01236 727473. 10pm. Free.
I Britpop Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. 9pm—3am. £5. As in the band. not the style of music.
I Gallagher and The Vision Queen Margaret College Union. Clairwood Terrace. 339 1990. 7.30pm. £4. Oasis tribute band frotn London.
I The Jabba Collective The Bongo Club. New Street. 10pm. £5 (£3). Nine- piece jazz. funk. soul and rap collective featuring local musicians. DJs and MCs. I Wild Honey and This Year’s Model Subway. Cowgate. 225 6766. 8pm. £2. Wild Honey are a local act who recently featured on the Bands For Sale CD. They layer folky female vocals over disarmineg groovy indie-pop.
I Dream Disciples Cas Rock Cafe. West Port. 229 4341. 10pm. £3 in advance; £3.50 on the door. Running in conjunction with Club Ascension which plays Goth. Industrial and ‘darkwave'. whatever that is. Everyone who buys a ticket for the gig from Resurrection Records (West Crosscauseway) will receive a free Dream Disciples 12in.
I Tyla and Blind Nation The Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 7pm. £4.50 plus booking fee. A rockin‘ good time is anticipated frotn the ex-vocalist with Dogs D'Amour and his latest musical offerings.
I Magicdrive, Soundbuggy and The Space Kittens King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £3.50. Magicdrive are the latest welcome musical export from Edinburgh. combining styles as diverse as New Wave and easy-listening in their hugely entertaining set.
I Shakatak Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 0141. 8.30pm. £9.50 (£29.50 with dinner). See Fri 14.
I Witchknot Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.
I Devon Red, Utopia and Scope Cavem Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Free. Students and guests.
I Lube Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30 m. Free.
I The KT Iues Band The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 5—7pm. Free.
I Boogalusa The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9.30pm. Free. Cajun and zydeco.
I Liberty Blues Band MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 572 0199. 9pm. Free.
I Die Happy Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.