Fridays I Live Jazz Henderson's. 25 Thistle Street. 225 2605. 8pm. Artists vary.


I Alex Shaw Trio Drum and Monkey. 80 Queen Street. 538 8111. 1—3pm. lylainstream to bop.

I Liz MacEwan with Toto And The Dexters Harry's Bar. Randolph Place. 53‘) 8100. 3.30—5.30pm. Mainstream. I Edith Budge Nobles. 44a Constitution Street. Leith. 554 2024. 9.30pm. Singer. I Bill Kyle's Jazz Pool Cellar Bar. Chambers Street. 220 4298. 10.30pm. Modern jazz.


I Edith Budge The Dotne Bar and Grill. 14 George Street. 624 8624. 1»--5pm. Singer.

I Diplomats Of Jazz Royal littt‘tck Hotel. 13 Fittrick Road. 228 6413. 2.30—5pm. Traditional.

I Jack Duff And Friends with Wendy Weatherby Braidbttt'n Inn. 200 Mayfield Road. 667 3867. 3~5pm. Mainstream.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector. 47 Deanhaugh Street. 332 5328. 4.30pm. Mainstream.

I Paul Ellis and Stewart Mitchell Harry's Bar (see Sat). 9.30pm. Sinatra tribute.


I Live Jazz Fat Sam's. 56—58 Fountain— bridge. 228 3111. 7.30pm. Artists vary. I Swing 97 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. 9pm. Swing.

I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaat‘ House Hotel. 12 Maylield Gardens. 667 2828 8.30pm. 'l'raditional.

I Live Jazz Whistle Btttkies. 46 South Bridge. 557 5114. 10.30pm. Modern. artists vary.


I Fat Sam's Band Fat Sam‘s. So Ss Fountainbridga 228 3111. 7.30pm. Swing attd jump jive.

I Paul Ellis and Stewart Mitchell Hartys Bar (see Sat 1. 0.30pm. Sinatra tribute.

I Diplomats Of Jazz ls'httblai Khan’s Mongolian Restaurant. .13 Assetttbly Street. 555 0005. 8.30pttt. Traditional. I Marco Swayze Quartet (‘anon‘s Gait. Canongate. 556 4481. 8.30pm. Pltts gttests.

I Live Jazz Henderson's tsee Fri). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Live Jazz Cellar Bar tsee Sat). 10pm. .-\rtists vary.


I Live Jazz Fat Salth Down Town Diner. 56-58 Fountainl‘t‘itlge. 228' 3111. 7.30pm. Artists vary.

I Spirits 0f Rhythm Bt‘aidburn ltttt (see Sttn ). 8.30pm. 'l'raditional.

I The Peristalsis Brothers Khtthlai Khan‘s Mongolian Restaurant tsee Wed). 8.30pm. Swing.

I LIVE Jazz Ilt‘lltlc‘t'stitt's (\‘L‘c‘ I‘il'i ). Artists varv.

I Templehall Stompers 'I‘etnptehall Hotel. 77 I’t'olttc‘ttatlc. 66‘) 4264. 8.30pm. Traditional.


Michael Marra plays Tron Legends, Edinburgh, Sun 20 Apr



Dates listed below are for one-off and ticketed shows: see separate section for free residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten da 5 before publication. Folk & World istings are compiled by Norman Chalmers.



I Ignorant Tongues O‘Neill‘s. Sauehiehall Street. 353 0436. 9pm. Free. I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. Live bands.

I Ceilidh Dance The Ferry. Clyde Place. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the venue or in advance from the Ticket Centre. Candlet'iggs. 227 5511.

: Edinburgh

I Cafe Graffiti Flamenco Fiesta Cafe Graffiti. bottom of Broughton Street. 7.30pm. £5 (£4). Diego Mora's Azabache with. direct frotn Seville. Al Bano Maria. See Music preview.

I Rumbeando Cafe Graffiti. Broughton Street. 1 lpm—2am. Band on stage 12.30pm. £5 (£4). Late night: Club Latino ms with hot live Caribbean music frotn the full line-up of Salsa Celtica. See Music preview.

I Riverdance Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. 7.30pm. Booking 557

l 1‘)‘)/8444/25‘)0. Tickets £10—£30.50

(£8.50—£28). The Irish tradition-based

dance extravaganza with live tnttsic.

I Little Green Monkeys Canon‘s Gait. ; Canongate. 556 4481. 9pm. Free.

5 I Finnegan’s Wake Victoria Street. 226

3816. 9pm—-2am. Free.



I Sharon Shannon The Ferry. Clyde

Place. 5520588. 7.30pm. £8.50.

; Winsome genius of the Irish accordion.

with her band.

; I Andy Gunn Scotia Bar. Stockwell

Street. 552 8681. 3.30pm. Free.

I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.30pm. £5.

l.ive bands.


I Playgroup Benefit Ceilidh Barclay 1 Church. Bruntsfield Links. 2.30—-5pm.

Children welcome. Adults £3: children £1.50. Information 228 4136. Mttsic frotn

the Belle Star Band. I Isaac Guillory Rotnan liagle Lodge.

opposite Ensign liwart. Johnston Terrace. 8pm. £7 (£5). Open House Music

' presents the virtuoso guitarist and singer. See Penicuik. Tue 22.

I Tron Folk Club Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 220 1550. 8.30pm. £3. Duets on tiddle. guitar. bouzouki and bass; music from folk to baroque with lidittbttrgh-based musicians Tim ()‘l.eary and Aaron Jones.

I Ceilidh Dance Caledonian Brewery.

Slatel‘ot‘d Road. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. Information 01698 385251. live bands.

' Glasgow I Finn McChuill ()Neill’s. Sauehiehall

Street. 353 0436. 0pm. Free.

Edinburgh I Michael Marra Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 220 1550. 8.30pm. £5

(£4). 'Tron Legends“. a Tron Folk Club

initiative. brings acclaimed musicians and singers for a series of Sunday night gigs. Get there early to guarantee entry to the Dundee pianist/songwriter‘s concert. I Open House Canon's Gait. Canongate. 556 4481. 9pm. Free. Folk song and instrttmental tnusic in an informal session.

I Finnegan’s Wake Victoria Street.

folk & world MUSIC

of the great acoustic guitarists. and a stnger too!


I Weekly Scots Fiddle Workshops Govan Parish School. Cornwall Street. Kittning Park. 7.30—9.30pm. £4 (£1.50) Information 636 1450. lain Fraser leads the season of workshops on Scots and Cape Breton fiddle styles. for more advanced players; other tutors lead the beginners and intermediate levels.

I The Dockers Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 9pm. Free.


I Patsy Matheson Edinburgh Folk Club. Pleasance Cabaret Bar. 60 The Pleasance. 8pm. £4 (£3). Songwriter and guitarist from Yorkshire who‘s making a name for herself supporting the likes of Mary Cottghlan. Christy Moore and John Martyn.

I Riverdance Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. 7.30pm. See Edinburgh. Fri 18. for ticket information.

I Finnegan's Wake Victoria Street. 226 3816. 9pm—2am. Free. Irish theme pub

with live music from Prodigal Sons. I Edinburgh Songwriter's Showcase TaunsnAy 24 Tron Ceilidh House Cellar Bar. 8.30pm. 1 £1 (performers free). Enquiries 228 8245. Glasgow I Javanese Gamelan Sessions Music 1. I New Dawn Folk Club Glasgow Press Suite. Chessel's Land. Moray House. Club. West Regent Street. 332 1674. 6.30--8.30pm. Information Neil Houston. 8.30pm. £3—£5. Live music. 558 6007. I Ray Moore ()‘Neill's. Sauehiehall I Riverdance Playhouse Theatre. Street. 353 0436. 9pm. Free. Greenside Place. 7.30mi. See Edinburgh. .

I I Edinburgh

Fri 18. for ticket infortttation.

, , I Big Jig Canon's (iait. Canongate. 556 Pemcu'k i 4481. 9pm. Free. From the ashes of the I Isaac Guillory Penicuik Folk Clttb. late. great Barely Works. comes one of Navaar Hotel. Bog Road. 8pm. the best of the rootsy linglish hands. And Information 01968 678153. Resident in it's free. littgland. this Cuban-born American has I Clydesiders Balet‘no Folk Club. played with Jagger and teaches classical guitar to conservatory students. He's one

226 3816. 9pm—2atn. Free. Irish theme pub with live tnusic from Finnegan‘s Awake.


I Nils Lofgren Cottier Theatre. 'Unplugged and lntimate’. Sadly. this concert is already sold out.

I Ceilidh Dance Class Riverside Club. Fox Street. offClyde Street. 248 3144. 7.30—10pm. Doors open 7pm. £3.50. Bar. New season with regular caller Karin Ingram and piano-accordionist Freeland Barbour.


I Jim Knight Canon‘s Gait. Canongate. 556 4481. 9pm. Free. Folk singer attd pals.

I Javanese Gamelan Sessions Mttsic Suite. Chessel‘s Land. Moray House. 6.30-8.30pm. Information Neil Houston. 558 6007.

I Riverdance Playhottse Theatre. Greenside Place. 7.30pm. See Edinburgh. Fri 18. for ticket information.

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