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56 THE LIST 2—15 May 1997

ROCK & POP: GLASGOW, WED 7 continued

I Fraud, Mystery Machine and John Surf Vic Bar. Glasgow School OfArt. Renfrew Street. 332 0691. 9pm. Free. I Speed, Roach and Liar's Edge Qudos. Queen Margaret Union. University Gardens. 339 9784. 8.30pm. £1. Students and guests.

I Glider Band and The Corleones Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Free. Students and guests.

I Soundbuggy Deep Sis. Glasgow University Union. University Avenue. 339 8697. 9pm. Free.

I Johnny Logue Bar Brel. Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 10.45pm. Free. The singer in Napoleon 4 does a solo stint.

I Le Cheeque Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.


I Space Monkey Mafia The Attic. Dyer's Close. Cowgate. 225 8382. 10pm. £3 waged. £2 unwaged. £1 members of The Transporter Room. Local dub. reggae. danceable funk outfit playing live and working in tandem with rapper Gar Sturdy and Eh”? Wun. As part of The Transporter Room club night at the recentlv renovated Attic.

I Bedtord Falls Canons' Gait. 232 Canongate. 556 4481. 9pm. Free. Rock and pop.

I Late Call Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 11.30pm. £2.50 (£1.50). With Lindsay Cooper on bass. Alistair Marrow on drums and Tom Finlay on piano.

I Turquonse Common Grounds. North Batik Street. The Mound. 226 1416. 8pm. Free. Bowie-esque space ballads and uptempo. lo-fi pop numbers.



I Texas SFCC. Finnieston Quay. 287 7777. 6.30pm. £11 plus booking fee. No age restriction on this show. Hmmm. not sure about all this Texas rebirth stuff. At least the band are realistic about it. Their recent chart-busting material is more a realignment of what they've always done than the ‘radical departure'. they would say.

I Counting Crows and Cake Barrowland. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. SOLD OUT. And speaking of massively popular bores . . . Counting Crows play the earnest card too and are doubtless enjoyed by real people who like real music on real instruments. At least Cake are here to kick everyone up the backside with their Beck/Eels alternative. groovy covers of ‘1 Will Survive' and ‘Perhaps. Perhaps. Perhaps' and the immense single 'The Distance'. See review.

I T e Goldenhour, The Dawntreaders, Bosley, Baba Cool and Valley King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 7.30pm. £3.50. And now the end is near. and so we face the final curtain . . . T/IU List/Bacardi

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I Rounder Records Rolling Blues Revue Big Fringe. The Ferry. Clyde Place. 5520588. 8pm. £10 (advance)/£ll (door). Tickets from the Ferry and the Ticket Centre. Featuring Mark Hummel. Monti Amundson. Little Antony Geraci and Michelle Wilson.

I The Johnny 7 and The 05 Murray Quartet Mayfest Club. ()ld Fruitmarket. Albion Street. 287 5511. 10.30pm. £3 (advance/before midnight)/£4. The original easy cheesers wheel out their Bontempi renditions ofclassics of our time. while The DS Murray Quartet go for some slightly less frivolous acid jazz. I The Kaisers Cottiers. Hyndland Street. 357 5825. 10pm. Free. Part of Mayfest. See Fri 2.

I Million Dollar Band, The Brown Family and Globe Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Big soul groove from the Million Dollar Band.

I Min], Cortez, Realise and David Rollo Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University L’nion. John Street. 552 1895. 10pm. Free. Students and guests.

I The Green Hornets McChuills. High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free.

I Blues Roots The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. 9.30pm. Free. With the Nimmo Brothers.

I Twisted Age The Rat Trap. Brown Street. 221 7233. 8pm. £3.

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

I The Beekeepers The Underground. Bruce llotel. Cornwall Street. Fast Kilbride. 013552 29771. 'l0pm. £4. See Wed 7.

I Live Music Club Zebra. The 13th Note. Glassford Street.‘553 1638. 8.30pm. £1.


I Optimus Prime, Clockwork Pig and Anoraknophobia The Attic. Dyer's Close. Cowgate. 225 8382. 9pm. £2. Three young local indie acts. the third of which features Joe from Mayonnaise.

I Stewart Hanratty And Friends Common Grounds. North Bank Street. The Mound. 226 1416. 8pm. Free. Acoustic session.

I Eddie Felson Trio Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. Country rock.


I Jimme O'Neill and Jackie Leven Chapel Royal. Stirling Castle. 01786 473 544. 8pm. £7 (£5). The Silencers' mainman plays this double bill with the former Doll By Doll singer-turned- Findhorn Cotnmunity member Jackie Leven as part of a series ofgigs in this 700th anniversary year of the Battle of Stirling Bridge.


Glasgow I Type 0 Negative Barrowlaud. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £10 plus

booking fee. No age restriction on this

show featuring the hardest of new rock


I Tam White Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 0141. 8.30pm. £5 (£19.50 with dinner). The smoky bluesman gets gruff and intimate in Bourbon Street.

I Superstar Nice ‘n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £4. With The Supernaturals and Silver Sun bouncing all over the charts. now is a good time to reacquaint yourself with Superstar who are like those bands" older. wiser. more mature brothers. with the same grasp of golden harmonies but a more laid-back. easv listening approach. I The Space Monkeys, The Sound and Vodka King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4. Hip-hop influences grafted onto guitar pop from Factory Records The Space Monkeys who have released a single entitled ‘Acid House Killed Rock & Roll'.