MUSIC jazz


SATURDAY 28 Glasgow

I Curtis Apartment. Royal Exchange Square. 221 7080. 7pm. Free. Dub funk jazz for that essential pre-club vibe. Half price drinks.


I Lizzard Lounge Cafe Graffiti. East London Street (Mansfield Church). 557 8003. Club starts 9.30pm. band on- stage midnight. £10 (£7). Tonight‘s live artists are local favourites Blacka‘nized.

I Swirler Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry‘s Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm-3am. £5 (£3). See Sat 21.


I Le Jazz Not Trio Norton House Hotel. Newbridge. 333 1275. Noon—3pm. Free. Well-established swing trio.

I Astrosimian Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry‘s Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm—3am. £3. Hip hop from an outfit better known as Space Monkey Mafia.

MONDAY 30 Edinburgh I Altered Beats 98 Preview Phase 1 Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry‘s Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. l0pm-3am. £3 (£2). See Mon 23.

TUESDAY 31 Edinburgh I Altered Beats 98 Preview Phase 2 Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry's Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm—3ain. £2. See Tue 24.


I Cathie Rae's Singer's Night Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry‘s Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 9pm—3am. £3 (£2). See Wed 25.



I Haftor Medboe Quartet Tron Jazz Cellar. Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 0931. 8.30pm. £4 (£3). Guitarist Haftor Medboe. last heard at the club as part of the tribute he organised to the late Francis Cowan. leads his own band with Andy Mitchell (6-string electric bass). Paul Harrison (piano) and Alan Dale (drums).

I Kulu's Tigers Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry's Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm—3am. £4 (£3). See Thu 26.

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The following details are for regular free weekl ates: see main listings for one-o or ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by ci , then by day. Residencies wil be listed. provided that up-to-date details are supplied to us. Jazz Residencies listings are compiled by Kenny Mathieson.


I Chris Clark Quartet Kelvinpark Lome Hotel. 923 Sauchiehall Street. 334 4891. 8.15pm. Mainstream and Latin.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand. 3/7 Elmbank Gardens. 248 4942. 10pm. Lounge pianist.


I George Penman’s Jazzmen Cellar Bar. lngram Hotel. lngram Street. 248 4401. 2—5pm. Traditional.

I Lauder’s Big Band Lauder‘s. Sauchiehall Street. 2—5pm. Informal big band.

I Harry Margolis Big Band L‘Atiaclie. 27 Waterloo Street. 221 3210. 2—5pm. Big band.

I Live Jazz Brel. 39 Ashton Lane. 3—6pm. Young jazz musicians.

I Live Jazz Brewery Tap. 1055 Sauchiehall Street. 339 8866. 9pm. Jazz funk.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Fri). Lounge pianist.


I George McGowan Big Band Fitter and Firkin. 59 Dumbarton Road. 2.30-5.30pm. Big band jazz.

I West End Jazztet Russell Bar Cafe. Byres Road. 334 4973. 3—6pm. Swing and Latinjazz.

I Violet Leighton Polo Lounge. Wilson Street. 4—6pm. Sin er.

I Blackfriars Col ective Blackfriars. 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. 9pm. Modemjazz.


I Fionna Duncan and Friends McChuill's. 40 High Street. 552 2135. 9pm. Sin er.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Fri). 9.30pm. Lounge pianist.


I live Jazz Russell Bar Cafe. Byres Road. 334 4973. 8—1 1pm. Bobby Wishart and friends return to the West End.

I Alan McPike and Pat Keating Alpen Lodge. 25a Hope Street. 221 4648. 8.30pm. Hammond organ and vocals.

I Tom Urie Polo Lounge (see Sun). 9.30pm. Pianist.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Fri). 9pm. Lounge pianist.

Wednesdays I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Fri). 9pm. Lounge pianist.


Links Hotel Montrose 9.15pm 01674 671000

Lemon Tree Aberdeen 7.30pm 01224 642230

Tron Theatre Glasgow 8.00pm 0141 552 4267

Tolbooth Stirling 8.00pm

01786 473544

Tron Tavern Edinburgh 8.30pm 0131 554 4510

Rothes Halls Glenrothes 8.00pm 01592 611101

Paisley Arts Centre Paisley 7.30pm 0141 887 1010


I Steven McDufl Quartet Yes Bar and Brasserie. 22 West Nile Street. 221 8044. 8—1 lpiii. Singer.

I Jazz Ronnie RG's. 73 Queen Street. 221 2200. 8pm. Funkyjazz.

I Live Jazz Blackfriars (see Sun). 9.30pm. Artists vary.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Fri). 10pm. Lounge pianist.



I Bill Kyle's Jazz Pool Cellar Bar. Chambers Street. 220 4298. 10.30pm. Modem jazz.

I Live Jazz Henderson‘s. 25 Thistle Street. 225 2605. 8pm.

I Live Jazz Suruclii Restaurant. Nicolsoii Street. 556 6583. 8.30pm.


I Alex Shaw Trio Drum and Monkey. 80 Queen Street. 538 811 l. l--3pm. Mainstream to hop.

I Toto And The Dexters Harry‘s Bar. Randolph Place. 539 8100. 3.30—5.30pm. Mainstream.

I Liz McEwan Point Hotel. 34-50 Bread Street. 221 9919. 8.30pm. Singer.

I Live Jazz Nobles. 44a Constitution Street. 1.eith. 554 2024. 9.30pm.

I Four Cellar Bar (see Fri). 10.30pm. Guitarjazz.


I Edith Budge The Dome Bar and Grill. 14 George Street. 624 8624. 1—4pm. Singer.

I Diplomats 0f Jazz Royal liiirick Hotel. 13 littrick Road. 228 6413. 2.30-5pm. Traditional.

I Jack Duff and Friends with Wendy Weatherby Bi'aidburn Inn. 200 Mayfield Road. 667 3867. 3—5.3()pm. Mainstream.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector. 47 Deanhaugh Street. 332 5328. 4.30—7pm. Mainstream.


I Live Jazz Henderson‘s (see Fri). 8pm. Pianist.

I 2/4 Blues Session Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 2260931. 8pm. Fortnightly.


I Swing 98 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. 9pm. Swin i.

I Louisiana Ragtime Ban Navaar House Hotel. 12 Mayfield Gardens. 667 2828. 8.30 m. Traditional.

I Spirits Of R ythm Caley Sample Room. 58 Angle Park Terrace. 337 7204. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Live Jazz Whistle Biiikies. 4-6 South Bridge. 557 5114. 10.30pm. Modern. artists vary.

I Acoustic Jazz Duo Daniel‘s Bistro. 88 Commercial Street. Leith. 553 5933. 8pm. Latin and mainstream.


I Fat Sam's Band Fat Sam’s. 50-58 Fountainbridge. 228 3111. 8pm. Swing and jump-jive.

I Jeannie Maxwell and The Jazzwegians Westbury Hotel. 92—98 St John's Road. Corstorpliine. 316 4466. 730—1 1.30pm. Fortnightly. Traditional.

I Live Jazz Henderson's (see Fri). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Live Jazz Suruchi Restaurant (see Fri). 8.30pm.

I Cellar Jazz Trio Cellar Bar (see Fri). 10pm. Mainstream.


I Diplomats 0f Jazz Malmaison. Tower Place. l.eith. 7.30pm. Traditional.

I Live Jazz Henderson‘s (see Fri). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Templehall Stompers Templehall Hotel. 77 Promenade. Portobello. 669 4264. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Live Jazz Cellar Bar (see Fri). 10.30pm. Artists vary.



Dates listed below are for one-off and ticketed shows: see separate section for free residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before ublication. Folk and world compiled By Norman Chalmers.



I The Corrs Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 332 6633. 7.30pm. £12.50. Tickets also from Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 2S7 5511. The gloss} music magazines like Q are taking notice of the highly -pioduced and refreshing new rix‘k/folk album lit/A ()n ('urm'ri from the multianstrumental. all singing li'isli family foursome ofJim. Sharon. Andrea and Caroline.

3 I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Cltib. Fox

Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. l.i\'e hands.

I Ceilidh Dance The l'erry. Clyde l’lace. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the venue or in advance from the 'l‘icket Centre.

Candleriggs. 227 5511.



I Ceilidh Dance Ballroom. Assembly Rooms. George Street. 8pm— midnight. £8 (£5). Tickets 220 4349. Foot-

stomping shenanigans from the Robert

Fish Hand. ; I Storytelling At The Netherbow

Netherbow. High Street. 556 9579. 7.30pm £5 (£3.50). The Ballad and the Story w itli Duncan Williamson and Ted l’olytello.

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I Crawfordjohn Spring Fling Crawfordjolin Village Hall. 8pm. £5 (£3). Ceilidh and dance. See Sat 21.



I Dream Harder Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 3.30pm. Free.

I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. l.ive bands.


I Chris Sherburn And Denny Bartley Tron Folk Club. Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 2260931. 9pm. £4 (£3). liloquent concertina in a Yorkshire-based half-Irish dtio playing wholly Irish music and song. See Music preview.

I Reforesting Scotland Ceilidh Dance School llali. Spylaw Road. 7.30pm. £6 (£4). lnl'oriiiation 226 2496. Music from Htid Yer Wheesht.


I Crawfordjohn Spring Fling Crawfordjohn Village Hall. Information 01864 504265. All afternoon traditional singaround. Harp workshop and concert. At 7.30pm. an International Concert. £5 (£3). with groups from Norway. Ireland and Scotland including Vesterled. Robin l.aing and Cairdie's Brig. Ceilidh and dance. See Fri 21).


I Songs and Ballads The Tass. High Street. 2—5pm. Free. Singing session in the afternoon. instrumental music into the evening.

I Russian Folk Songs Bar Kalinka.

; Henderson Street. l.eith. 1.30—4pm. Free. Songs from lilena. Russian singer Flena

tackles the tunes of the Motherland. With

an astonishing range of vodkas and authentic food available all day. Information 331 2502.