MUSIC rock & pop

ROCK & POP continued

Place. 22‘) 4041. ‘)pm. Free. Australian punk-pop/rock from Bob and co. Stone Roses/Jani-ish guitar pop lTOll‘l The Italians.

I Jazz Joint Henry‘s Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 22) I288. See Wed 20. I Sawyer. Fungola and Endorphine Wilkie House. Cow gate. 225 5583. ‘)piii. £3. Part ol‘ the Amnesty International I'.III:C'(’l'ik1(’-i\l()l \Veels’ and also the International Bright Young Tliitig cluh night. Three local indie rock/pop hands. See Amnesty competition.

I Elsewhere Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 ()‘)3 I. ‘)pm. Free. Local rock/indie/pop hand gets the chance to show off its original material. Willi a support act the.



I Chris Hillman Big Big Country. ()ld Fruitiiiarket. Alhioii Street. 287 55l l. CANCELLED.

I Big Country The Garage. Sauchiehall Street. 248 6606 7pm. £I0 plus hooking l'ee. Veteran hagpipe rockers. not to he confused with a certain country 'n' western l'estiy‘al takitig place iii the city at this moment iii time. Will their ‘)()s model he as. aheiii. l’orward-thinking as Simple Minds'.’

I Mark Cohn King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hill. St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £8.50. The tiian who made a packet 'Walking In .Vleniphis' tickles those rootsy regions iii concert.

I Volley and Brown Eye Superfly The 13th Note Cale. King Street. 553 I638. 9pm. £1. Joy'ial indie pop l‘roni Volley.

I Bosley, Widescreen, Strawberry and Phoneireak The Cathouse. L'nion Street. 248 6606. 8pm. £3. listensiy-e hill featuring the sampled cut-and-paste ol Bosley. the alternatiy e guitar sounds oi Widescreen atid the trippy heats and guitars ol’ Aherdeen's‘ stihliiiie I’liotiel‘i'eak.

I Casino, Second Field. Stonesound

and Moody Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I Team Mango, Free For All and Peri

Fury Murry's. Maxwell Street. 221 65 l l. 9pm. £3 (advance). £4 (door). including entry to post-gig club.

1 I Workshy, The Storm. Substitute and

Half Cut Strawherry' Fields. ()swald Street. 221 5‘)l 1. 9pm. £3.

I Johnny Gator And The Bourtree Hillbillies The State Bar. Woodlands Road. 564 I527. ‘).3()ptii. Free. Cajun/zydeco.

I The Blues Poets Clutlia Vaults. Stockwell Street. 552 7520. ‘)piii. Free. Month-long residency from the R8; B Veterans.

I Big Rain Kilkenny's. .lohn Street. 552 3505. ‘)pni. Free.

I The Monday Club featuring Varssie McChuills Way ()tit West. Kely inliatigh Street. 22l 556‘). ‘).3()pm. Free. See Thu

l4. I Unplugged The Halt Bar.

Woodlands Road. 564 I527. 8pm. Free.

()pen stage.

I Bionic Rico‘s. Ann Street. Greeiiock. ()l475 783 705. 9pm. £2.

I Gratis Quo Harley s. Quarry Street. Hamilton. ()l6‘)8 458174. 9pm. Free.


I Tantrum and Mayonnaise The Attic. Dyer‘s Close. Cowgate. 225 8382. 8pm. £3. Two local hands perform as part of the Amnesty International I-‘mgt'l-JIe-Nu/ Week. Plus DJs ITO”) Loose Booty. lixpect some tiiestiieric ril'l‘itig l‘rom Mayonnaise and some dreamy. surreal melodies ITOIIT Tantrum. See Amnesty competition.

I Mr Wish, Killer Car Stereo and Swings 8: Roundabouts Yo Yo. Blair Street. 225 6885. 8pm £3. Part of the Amnesty International l'}uget-IIe-N'ut Week. See Amnesty competition.

I Jazz Joint Henry 's Cellar Bar. .‘ylorrison Street. 22| I288. See Thu 14.

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I Elton John 8: Billy Joel tbros Stadium. Glasgow. 427 8877. Tue 2 Jun.

I Janet Jackson SECC. Glasgow. 287

7777. Wed 3 Jun.

I Thunder Barrow land. Glasgow. 226 467‘). Sat 6 Jun.

I Art Garfunkel Festiy al Theatre. Edinburgh. 52‘) 6000. Mon 8 Jon.

I Bob Dylan arid Van Morrison SliCC. Glasgow. 287 7777. Stiii 2| Jun.

I T In the Park Balado. Perthshire. Tis: 0l4l 33‘) 8383. Sat l2/Sun 13 Jul.

I The Rolling Stones Mtirraylield

Stadium. Edinburgh. 0‘)‘)() 32 I32 I. Mon 24 Aug.

I Ocean Colour Scene Stirling Castle. Tickets: 0141 33‘) 8383. Fri 28—Stin 30

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' I Motorhead Barrow land. Glasgow.

.552 46(II. Mon 12 ()ct.

I Tom Jones Clyde Auditorium. Glasgow. 287 7777. Stiti 22 Nos.

I M People SliCC. Glasgow. 287 7777. $3128 .\'ti\.

Ticket information

Tickets for most medium/large concerts can be bought from the followmg:

Virgin. Argyle Street. 204 5 15] Tower Records Argyle Street. 204 2500.

Credit card bookings from: Ticket Link: 227 55l l.

Virgin Princes Street. 220 3234. Ripping Records South Bridge. 226 70H).

Assembly Rooms George Street. 220 434‘)



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 beforetpublication. Jazz listings compile by Kenny Mathieson.



I Kaching Basement Jan. Blackl‘riars. 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. 9pm. £2. lain

Copeland's new jazz-lunk outlit. complete w itli on-stage computer sampling and

Various other high-tech tweakings.


I Michiel Borstlap Trio Tron Tavern and Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 ()‘)3 1. 8.30pm. £7 (£6). Highly-regarded l)titch pianist leads his own trio oti a Jazz

Touring Collective tour tsee prey'iew iii last issue).

I El Cometa All-Stars Ktilu‘s Ja/J.

Joint. Henry's Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0piii-3aiii. £5 (£3). Latin-jazz. extravaganza from the lidinhurgli-hased All-Stars.


I Michiel Borstlap Trio Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 I010. 7.30pm. £6 (£2). See Tliti l4.

Edinburgh I Midnight Blue Cale Gral'l‘iti. liast London Street (Manslield Church). 557 8003. l0piii—2aiii. hand on-stage around

I 1.30pm. £5 (£4). Solid 60s soul-jazz

grooy'es lrtiiii singer Souhie Coleman and trutiipetcr Coliti Steele. plus l)Js.

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54 THE lIST 14—28 May 1998