MUSIC rock & pop
ROCK 8t POP: SUN cont
I Cruyff. Liquid Lunch and Easy The Liquid Room. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 8pm. £4. Liquid Lunch. one of Edinburgh‘s most popular bands. are going to be showcasing new tnaterial tonight. The band (that‘s Skoges. Roggy. Stazzy. Daz and Mac to you) describe the new stuff as somewhere between Primal Scream and Spacetnen 3. See next issue for review of Cruyff‘s debut single.
I Jazz Joint Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £3. Up-and-coming jazz. hip hop and fttnk band Jabba play live with MC (jar.
I Guy Chadwick, Catchers atttl Summersalt Kittg Tut's Walt Walt llut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5. The former House ()f1.ove frontman returns to the fray after a protracted period ofdiscontentment with the music biz (and subsequent loss of muse hey. it happens to us all Guy). llis solo material is less sonic cathedrals and more stripped-down acoustic whimsy of a highl listenable sort.
I Si ver Bullet, Trench, Side FX and Taint The Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £4. Local bantl showcase.
I Acoustic Jam Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. (ietty Lyons hosts the weekly jam. with free beer for performers.
I The Cobramatics Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 ()141. llptn. £3. The Late R&B Jam.
I Pigpen, The Felsons and Killer Car Stereo The Liquid Room. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 8pm. £4. Three local bands rock out in this smart venue. Country rock outfit The Felsons have just
Five pairs of ticke ts to be won
Friday 20 March
Which of the following songs was not written by Jimmy Webb:
C] Up Up and Away in my Beautiful Balloon
:1 MacArthur Park
Cl Wichita Lineman Cl King of the Road
Answers to: Webb Comp, The List, 14 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1TE by: Friday 13 March
signed a one-album deal with Scottish label Greentrax.
I Jazz Joint Henry’s Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £3 (£2). Contemporary jazz meets futuristic drum 'n' bass with assorted musicians and 1)Js.
I Living Room Legends Christies. West Port. 229 7486. 9pm. Free. Acoustic jam session with local players invited to join in.
I Aventene, The Most and The 0875 The 13th Note Cafe. King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £1. Triple bill including The Most. who include sometime members of Adventures In Stereo. Future Pilot AKA and Mount Vernon Arts Lab. and are gearing up for the release of their first single in mid-March.
I Blue River Giants and My Legendary Girlfriend Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 221 5911. 9pm. £3. Battle ()fThe Bands heat. Line-up to be continued.
I Fuse, Strangecrazy, Pink Monkey Bird and Oswald Glory Box. Curlers. Byres Road. 338 6511. 8pm. Free.
I The Bogus Callers and Afterglow Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Student Union. John Street. 552 1895. 9pm. Free. Students and guests.
I Nimbus Brel. Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 8.30pm. Free. Acid jazz crew who DJ antl )lay live on alternate weeks.
I G asgow Songwriters featuring Joe McMahon Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.30pm. Free. Greenock singer/songwriter. Plus open mic guest spot. Arrive early to book your place; priority will be given to first-time performers.
I Songwriters' Showcase Tron Tavem. Hunter Square. 8.30pm. £1. Information: 661 5275. Weekly forum for lidinburgh-lxrsed sitiger-songwriters.
52 THE lIST 6—19 Mar 1998
The Warm Jets show future signs of life at Glasgow's King Tut's, Fri 13 Mar;
with anybody welcome to perform a Fifteen-minute set.
I Jazz Joint Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £3 (£2). Freestyle hip hop night hosted by an assortment of DJs and MCs. Guest musicians will also take part.
I Brian Kennedy King Tut's Wait Wait Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £10. The popular singer/songwriter returns to play two shows. most probably packed to the rafters.
I Permagrin, Starsky and Purple Ohms Strawberry Fields. Oswald Street. 221 5911. 9pm. £3. Battle ()fThe Bands heat. Line-up to be confirmed.
I Space Sheep Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Student Union. John Street. 552 1895. 9pm. Free. Students and guests.
I Vagabonds Kilkenny‘s. John Street. 552 3505. 9.30pm. Free.
I William Campbell Brel. Ashton Lane. 343 4966. 9pm. Free. Solo acoustic set with the Astrid man.
I Freefall and Desperate Harley's. Quarry Street. Hamilton. ()1698 458174. 9pm. Free.
I MacFloyd Cumbernauld Theatre. Kildrum. Cutnbernattld. 01236 732887. 7.45pm. £8 (£4). See Sat 7.
I Warm Jets and ldlewild La Belle Angele, Hastie‘s Close. Cowgate. 225 2774. 8pm. £5 in advance from Ripping Records. The really rather hot-at-the- moment Warm Jets go head-to-head with the hi-energy punk pop ofone of Edinburgh’s best young bands. ldlewild. Miss this one and forever hang your head in shame. You might like to give the Warm Jets' debut album Future Signs a go.
I Cuba and The Stills Cas Rock. West Port. 229 4341. 9pm. £3. Two Glasgow bands perform at this benefit gig for Romania.
I The Ambers The Tap ()‘1-auriston. 1.auriston Place. 229 4041. 9pm. Free. Big indie sound in an Oasis-stylee.
I Jazz Joint Henry’s Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 9pm. £3 (£2). Cathy Rae'sjazz singers night meets 1)J Ritchie Ruftone‘s beatology. Guest vocalists so far have included Subie Coleman from Midnight Blue and Nicola King front Basic Collective. The Brian Kellock Trio supports.
I Dieter Laue Common Grounds. 2/3 Nonh Bank Street. 226 1416. 7.30pm. Free. Acoustic 70s and 80s pop and folk.
Edinburgh: La Belle Angele, Wed 11 Mar.
I Brian Kennedy King Tut's Walt Walt Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £10. See Wed 1 l.
I Push and Chain Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 221 5911. 9pm. £3. Battle ()fThe Bands heat. Line—up to be continued.
I Nimbus Zoon. The 13th Note Club. Clyde Street. 221 0414. 10pm. £3. Info: 553 1638. Acid jazz outfit. Plus DJ Dom and comedian Michael Redmond.
I Frodus and Saidiwas The 13111 Note Cafe. King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £2. The ﬁrst of three consecutive gigs brought forth from the loitts ofGlasgow Music Collective. Frodus are a Devo- digging DC crew featuring members of Battery and Enemy Soil (tne neither). while Saidiwas are a melodic combo frotn Sweden (what. like The Cardigans?)
I Late Night Foreign Radio and Empire Builder Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.
I Outlaws Dance Grand ()le ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 429 5396. 7pm. £2.50 (£1.50). Usual night of high entertainment. country-style.
I Fat Betty Bourbon Street. George Street. 5520141. 7pm. £3.Thin Lizzy tribute crew.
I Swedger and Glass Fury Murry's. Maxwell Street. 221 6511. 9pm. £3 (advance); £4 (door). including entry to post-gig club.
I The Eddie Felson Trio The State Bar. Holland Street. 332 2159. 9.30pm. Free. Acoustic country.
I Biffy Clyro, Temporal Shift and Miss World Cavern Bar. Strathclyde University Student Union. John Street. 552 1895. 9pm. Free. Students and guests.
I The Wasters and Chemical Imbalance Kilkenny's. John Street. 552 3505. 9.30pm. Free.
I Jinx h'lacSorley's. Jamaica Street. 572 0199. 9pm. Free.
I Khaya, Bench and Fireball Eight The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £3. Surfers Against Sewage (S.A.S) benefit gig featuring three suitably surfy bands. I Jane Doe and The Gents The Liquid Room. Victoria Street. 225 2564. 8pm. £3. Two young indie rock acts.
I Rococo Pod and Sweet As The Gallery. 369 Cowgate. 225 5583. 9pm. Free. Two local indie bands.
I Jazz Joint Henry‘s Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £4 (£3). Livelyjazz. soul attd funk from Kulu's Tigers who can count drummer John Rae. singer Livvy and Brian