MUSIC rock & pop


I Laika and Mount Vernon Arts Lab Glasgow

Jazz Records for Rare Grooves

- The Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. I Paula Cole and Holly Palmer King I7 ICfHCY Street E H 4 IN I 7pm. £4.50 plus booking fee. A marriage Tut’s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. made in heaven both bands are heavily 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7. Recent chart TClephone GI Fax 0131— 5025 into electronic experimentation. often action for tonight‘s singer/songwriter using vintage equipment. Mount Vernon headliner.

. . . . Arts Lab throw in a theremin for groovy I Unsilent Minority and Radio superlative selecuon on Vlnyl- SPECIahS- soundscapes and l.aika aim to build Psycho The 13th Note. Glassford Street. ing in: TI- ' ° ' spookv atmospherics. 553 1638. 8.30pm. A Glasgow Music

adltlonal’ smng' Blg Banfi’ I Buffalo Soldier Bourbon Street. Collective gig. Bop, Avant Garde, West Coast, Fus1on, George Street. 5520141. 7pm. £7.50 Ihlan Mcvte, Tibor, The Nancy, - - (£19.50 with dinner). See Fri 5. C erry, The Sires and Smug The Funk, Blues, Rch, Latin. A150 avallable I Summersalt Nice ‘n' Sleazy. Brewltouse. John Street. 552 3801. on tape and CD. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. 9.30pm. Free.

I Scott McDonald The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 564 1527. 9.30pm. Jazz Records buy, SC“ and I Red 2, Yardheads and Microsurf

Free. (1 I Solar Fire Allstars The Brewhouse. The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. I13 8. Open Monday to John Street. 552 3801. 5—7pm. Free. 9pm. £3. Three local bands. three quid. , I Big George And The Business The This lot all fall under the from 11.00 tlll 6.00 Brewhouse. John Street. 552 3801. indie/rock/pop/guitar banner. For the 9.30pm. Free. Veteran blues twiddling. record. the Yardheads used to be called , I Real EasyBlackfriars. Bell Street. 552 Apache Rain. -'--- -~ 592-1. 9.30pm. Free. I Blues Session Tron Tavern. Hunter

I The Hip'Operation McChuill's. High Square. 8pm. Free. New night for blues

S N D S P R E M I E R Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free. people hacked off with all the 1rish folk

I The Outpatients MacSorleys. sessions which seem to dominate the S C I E N C E o N Jamaica Street. 572 0199. 9pm. Free. pubs in the capital. There won’t be a I Dle Happy Kilkennys. John Street. stage or a PA. btit anyone who wants to

a n d 552 3505. 9pm. Free. have a go is welcome to contribute.

. Anyone just wanting to turn tip and B O O K S H O P ' Edlnbllt‘gh listen is equally welcome.

I Big City Cavendish. West Tollcross. I L ndsay Cooper's Free

228 3252. 9pm—3am. £5. A selection of Un erground Henry's Cellar Bar. 0 P E N great pop and rock moments from the Morrison Street. 221 1288. 11pm. £2

R I last 30 years or so. With an older. (£11. A mix of improvised and structured L S U N stttat‘tl\'—dressed crowd. live music from some of Edinburgh's : I Cathode Species The Tap most talented musicians. Works well in

O f l C T l O n V 1 2 - 4 l ()‘1.auriston. l.auriston Place. 229 4011. this small environment.

' 9pm. Free. Local faves who fuse a wee I Jazz Joint The Honeycomb. Blair bit of hip hop. a bit more ftmk and a Street. 220 4381. 10.30pm. £3 (£2). TBI 0131 .226.2822 rather large dollop of metal. It sounds Double-mellow vibes at this meeting of better than vou think. live music and 1)Js. Seven-piece local I S ace Kittens and Bett Davis 8r outfit The Jabba Collective reside with 7 COWGATEHEAD ' ThepBalconettes Cas Rocky West Port. their funky. jazzy grooves. while DJ

by the GRASSMARKET 229 43-11. 9pm. £3. Not much to go on Billy Slack and friends support.

. with these two but Betty Davis t‘e Co. are EDINBURGH EH1 IJY . 9

most definitely worth a few words on Glasgow

account of their very. very bizarre name. Likely to be guitar-based rock. I China Drum The Garage. Sauchiehall 7 Street. 332 1120. 7.30pm. £5 plus booking fee. Fast and furious punk pop Glasgow crew. recently identified on Radio One I Ian Hunter Pavilion Theatre. Renfieltl as one of the few bands in the world Street. 332 18-16. 8pm. £8.50/£9.50. The who will never succumb to the malaise former vocalist with 70s glam rockers of releasing a ballad as the third single Mott The Hoople. off the album - that’s because they don't I Steve Watt and The Skinnydippers have any ballads. The Hall Bar. Woodlands Road. 56-4 3 I Oceana, The Geiger Babies and The 1527. 9.30pm. Free. Ugly Tree The 13th Note. Glassford I Touchwood, Pure Television, Street. 553 1638. 8.30pm. £1. See Fri 29

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Plus Specral Guests Gunrubber, Arcane, Moses, Calamari for The Geiger Babies. Sunkosausus The Brewhouse. John 2 I Muse and Street Monkey Glory 1 Street. 552 3801. 9.30pm. Free. Box. Curlers. Byres Road. 334 1284. . 8.30pm. Free. Edmburgh I Vagabonds Kilkennys. John Street. I Spice The Tap ()‘l.auriston. l.auriston 552 3505. 9pm. Free. Place. 229 40-11. 10pm. Free. A club I Glasgow Songwriters featuring night dedicated to the more experimental Alex Osborne Blackfriars. Bell Street. "can: 53-00 end of techno and drum 'n‘ bass. Live 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free. The AVAILABLE 3* 033°" 0”“ . acts perform with the [Ms 1 Songwriters group organiser performs 75"; 0141 237 5511' I John Rae Trio Henry's (‘ellar Bar. his own material from his album Let Me Morrison Street. 221 1288. llptn. £3 little/1 )‘uur IJ/M‘ More. Plus open mic (£2). Three talented local musos combine guest spot. Arrive early to book your fora Sunday session. Note also that there place; priority will be given to first-time 18' 11 111111 from 2pm that afternoon. performers.


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