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Social climbers: Blacka'nized play The 36th Chamber, Edinburgh, Thu 17 Jul


: I Snug, XLS and The Space Kittens

King Tut's \Vah Wah lltit. St Vincent Street. 331 537‘). 8.30pm. £3.50. Snug play fresh from opening the lire/tine Session stage at T in tile Park. with support from those yowling Space Kittens.

I Bangtwister, Beatroot and The I Captives Club Zebra. The 13th Note. ' (ilassford Street. 553 1638. 8.30pm. £1.

MC5-ish rumblings front Bangtwister. I Dystopia and Revolt Nice 'n‘ Slea/y.

Saucltiehall Street. 333 9637. 0pm. I Elysian Fields and Alpha Plus l-‘ury

Murrys. Maswell Street. 331 6511. 9pm. L‘3.inc1uding entry to regular cltib night Sltag.

I Seattle Kilkennys. John Street. 553 3505. 9pm. Free.

I Live Music The Brew house. .lt)1lll Street. 553 3801. 0pm. Free.


I 5013 la Belle .-\ngele. llastie's Close.

(‘owgate 335 3771. 11pm. £6 (£5); £4

members. Sola tt‘\ .Mouth Music) play their trance dance live at tltis clttb night

where global grooves and manipulated

heats tneet belly dancers and drummers. I Groovetunnel at 1.' Attache. Rutland Street. 33‘) 3403. 9pm. 1-‘ree. Edinburgh's finest and much-loved funk outfit brighten up your evening it) 1.'.-\ttache. (io along and experience that authentic Hammond organ-1ed(iroov etunnel vibe. The hand look as sharp as a meeting

: between The Avengers and The


I The 36th Chamber The Honeycomb. Blair Street. 330 4381. 10pm. £4 (£3). First night of this new weekly hip hop based night which showcases live bands arid local l)Js, Surely are first up followed by the Wing (‘htmg th/ and Blacka'm/ed. Ja/I. fans will also be satisfied by the quality musical atmosphere down at this cltth.

I Starboard, Tin Comic attd Bionic The Attic. l)yet”s ('lose. (‘ovvgatcn 335 X383.

0pm. £3. 1.oca| indie hands.

I Chondolass (‘antm‘s (iait. 232 (’anongate. 556 4481. S30pm. l-"ree. Your guess is as good as mine with this one. Strange name.

I Stewart Hanratty 8: Friends

(.‘ommon (irounds. 3-- 3 North Batik Street. The Mound. 336 1416. Split. 1‘ree. I The Eddie Seven Quartet Henry's (‘ellar Bar. Morrison Street. 331 1388. 11pm. Price the. live ia/zy jam.

I Vagabonds Whistle Biukies. Nitltlry Sheet. 557 511-1. 0pm. l‘ree.



I Big Vern 'n' The Shootahs Bourbon

Street. (ieorge Street. 553 til-ll. 8.30pm. £7.50 0310.50 with dinner). (‘ilasgow's Blues Brothers estravagan/a with big

soul numbers from yesteryear and original material fleshittg out the set. I Lungleg King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St

f Vincent Street. 331 5379. 8.30pm. £3.50.

An [.1’ launch gig for the sassy lassies with the punka tunes.

I The Commercials, Blind and X Effect Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I Counterfeat McChuill's. High Street. 553 3135. 10pm. Free. Little Feat tribute

E band.

I Colossal, Strawberry and The Small Gentlemen The Arena. ()swald Street.

i 331 3010. 9pm. £3 (advance)/£3.50 , (door). including entry to The Friday ‘; Club. The Small Gentlemen play hard

and fast in a post-punk tuneful kind of

I Coldshot MaeSorleys. Jamaica Street. 573 019‘). 9pm. Free.

I Vagabonds Kilkennys. John Street. 553 3505. 8.30pm. Free.

I The Lazy Poker Blues Band Twa (‘orhies. Kilbowie Road. (‘umbernaultL 01336 737473. 10pm. Free.

I Live Music The Brewhouse. John Street. 553 3801. 0pm. Free.


I Steve Ellis And Love Affair (.‘avendish. West Tollcross. 338 3353. 9pm—3am. £5. Classic retro pop for a more mature. dressy crowd.

I Soundbuggy, Ellis and This Year's Model The Attic. Dyer’s Close. (‘owgate. 335 8383. 9pm. £3. Three- piece band hailing from the west coast who formed in April 1996. They have gigged estensively it) and around (ilasgow and recorded a demo with The

Silencers‘ Jimmy ()‘Neil at the start of

the year.

, I The Eddie Felson Trio Canon's Gait. 333 (‘anongattx 556 4481. 9.30pm. Free.

Rock and pop featuring the vocal

f prowess of l‘elson frontmatt Dean


I Rock-A-Rag-Na-Rock and Bangtwister The Tap 0' 1 .auriston. |.attri.ston Place. 33‘) 40-11. 9pm. Free. Backwards 60s surf rock from the difficult-to-spell headliners and retro 70s rock from the rather splendidly-named Bangtwister.

I The Lapels (‘ommon Grounds. 3--3 North Bank Street. The Mound. 336 1416. 8pm. Free. Edinburgh's

entertainers extraordinaire.

I Freebase Henry's (‘ellar Bar.

' Morrison Street. 331 1388. llptt). £4

(£3). l-‘ive-piece funk.

I Enola Subway. (‘owgate. 335 6766. 8pm. £3. This lot have been described as being immediately accessible but unlike anything you‘ve ever heard (that could mean anything). Closer to the point. they refer to The Beatles and Stone Roses for musical inspiration.

I Little Green Monkeys Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 511-1. 9pm. liree. l‘olky rock.