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46 THE llST 27 Jun—10 Jul 1997

ROCK & POP: SAT 28 continued


I Magic The Playhouse. Greenside Place. 557 2590. 7.30pm. £8—£l(). A Queen tribute band. So expect some moustachioed. drugged-up bloke in tight costumes. a guitarist with ridiculously large hair and two other sad tossers nobody remembers. (Queen fans will no doubt have a markedly different perception. eh'.’ lid)

I Green Orange Whistle Bitikies. Niddry Street. 557 5l l4. ‘)pm. Free. A cross between Christie Moore and Thin Lizzy.

I Cain Cas Rock. West Port. 22‘) 434 l. 10pm. £3. Classic indie-guitar action. with two su ports tbc.

I A New F ame Cavendish. West Tollcross. 228 3252. ‘)pm—3aiii. £5. An older. dressy crowd enjoy classic pop from the 7()s atid 80s. Witli drink promos between l0—l l.30pin.

I Honky Tonk Chaos Canon’s Gait. 232 Canongate. 556 448 1. ‘)pm. Free. Blues. featuring three members of Blues ‘n’ Trouble.

I Chinese Burn and Sad Society The Tap ()'l.auriston. Lauriston Place. 22‘) 404 l. ‘)ptii. Free. Go back iii time twenty years to the heady days of gobbitig and tiiohicans to get the best out of this punk fest.

I Basic Collective (‘at‘e Graffiti. Mansfield Place Church. corner of Broughton Street. 557 8003. l0.30ptti. £5 (£4 members). lixcelletit mix of soul and jazz with this well respected band who feature Nicola Kitig oti vocals. Get there early for this one as it’s part of the mega popular Liz/.ard Lounge clttb night which often sells out by ll.30pm.

I Dr Octopus Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 I288. llptii. £4 (£3). Still cranking tip the fitiik.



I Wu Tang Clan Barrowland. Gallowgate. 552 460l. 7.30pm. £l5.30 iii advattce front The Catliouse. Union Street. 248 6606 arid Ripping Records. lidinbttrgh. No age restriction on this rescheduled date. which just about makes tip for the disappointing cancellation of the long anticipated date. Those weighty lords (or should that be lordz'.’) of rap liavejust released their second album I’m/'t'i‘t'r. regarded by some as ati unwieldy affair atid by otlters as the oracle. owing to the cumulative gravity of the various members' solo efforts. lf yott get bored. you could always play at guessing each of the Clan's many aliases. I Acid Brass Botanic Gardens. Great Western Roatl. l.30pm. Free. An intriguing afternoon iii the park awaits. as the David A Hall Whitburti Band. Scotland‘s premier brass band. perform idiosyncratic versions of dancefloor- orientated hits like ‘What Time ls Love." atid ‘Voodoo Ray”. Those who have heard the Glastonbury Brass Band do their Sunday morning stint at the festival each year will be familiar with the concept atid the entertainment factor it presents. The idea behind Acid Brass is to link two Northern musical traditions. If you like the idea. there‘s an album of the same name available on Blast First Records.


I Summer Of Love Party The Merlin. I68 -l77 Mortiingsidc Road. 447 432‘). 3pm. Free entry all day. One of lidinburgli's favourite pubs presents a Summer Of Love BBQ and party. Bring the family for the food atid face painting during the afternoon. then enjoy cheesy 7()s classics front 7pm onwards with a DJ. 'l'liere's a 7()s trivia quiz at ‘)ptn then more cheese.

I Human Dynamics Common Grounds. 2/3 North Batik Street. The Mound. 226 I4 16. 8pm. Free.

I Arcane l.':\ttac|ic. Rutlatid Street. 22‘) 3402. l0pni. Free.

I Open House Music Club Canon‘s (iait. 232 Canongate. 556 448 I. ‘)pm.

Free. For any local musicians who feel in the need for ajam.

I John Rae Trio Henry‘s Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 I288. 10pm. £2. John Rae on drums. Kenny Ellis on double bass and Brian Kellock on piano. Jazz fusion.

MONDAY 30 Glasgow

I Teenage Fanclub HMV. Argyle Street. 204 4787. 4pm. Free. The Fab Fannies play an instore gig to promote their lovely Byrdsian single ‘Ain‘t That Fnough’. Plus you can get their autographs afterwards! Bonzer!

I Shawn Calvin and Holly Palmer The Arches. Midland Street. 22! 9736. 7.30pm. £8 plus booking fee. Chitistrokers Anonymous queue up for sotne prime navel—gazing from this AOR songstress.

I Month Of Birthdays and Capstan The l3th Note. Glassford Street. 553 l638. 8.30pm. £2. The Glasgow Music Collective whip tip a punk storm with another of their regular l3th Note gigs. which features a ‘jazz spectacular’ involving members of Fenn and Dawson performing their own contribution to the Jazz Festival.

I 1 Drum and Late Night Foreign Radio Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 I895. l0pm. Free. Students and guests.

I Torino and Brink Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 22l 59] 1. 7.30pm. £3.

I Battle Of The Bands Curlers. Byres Road. 334 I284. 8.30pm. Free.


I l. ndsay Cooper’s Free

Un erground Henry‘s Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £2

l ). ()rganised and itiiprovisedjazz with a selection of local musicians. poets and vocalists.

I Jazz Joint The Honeycomb. Blair Street. 220 4381. llpin. £3 (£2). lixperiiiiental vibes. live bands. musicians. poets and visual art combine to provide ati excellent jam session iii the relaxing backroom of this well-designed club venue.

I Jim Knight Canon's Gait. 232 Canongate. 556 448 1. 9pm. Free.

I Get Fruity l.' Attache. Rutland Street. 22‘) 3402. 10pm. Free.



I Dionne Warwick Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 227 55 l 1. 7.30pm. £20/£l8. ()ne ofthe first ladeez of soul and Burt Bacharach's vocalist of choice when he had a sweet. tender tune to be trilled. Some tiiagnilicent numbers will hopefully be on show tonight ‘Walk On By"? ‘(Do You Know The Way To) San Jose'?"? Please?

I Wiser Miser Demelza and Jazz Ronnie The 13th Note. Glassford Street. 553 I638. 8.30pm. £1. Funky acid jazz sounds atid groovy keyboard action.

I lmmodium and Mayfly Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 552 I895. l0pm. Free. Students and guests.

I Skinny and A Band Called Red Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 22l 5‘)! 1. 7.30pm. £3.

I The Cobramatics The Brewhouse. John Street. 552 380i. ‘).30pm. Free. Blues at the Jazz Festival.

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

I Glasgow Songwriters featuring Johnny Hill Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. ‘).30pm. Free. Acoustic guitarist arid self—styled ‘cool. funky dude‘. Pltis open mic guest spot. Arrive early to book your place; priority is given to new acts. I Live Music Curlers. Byres Road. 334 I284. 8.30pm. Free.


I Songwriters' Showcase Tron Tavern. Hunter Square. 8.30pm. £ 1. Information: 66| 5275. Weekly forum for