The followin details are for regular free week: ates: see main listings for one-o or ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by city 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 Lorne Hotel. 923 Sauchiehall Street. 334 4891. 8.15pm. Mainstream and Latin.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand. 3--7 lilmbank Gardens. 248 4942. 10pm. Lounge pianist.


I George Penman's Jazzmen Cellar Bar. Ingram Hotel. Ingram Street. 248 440]. 2—5Pm. Traditional.

I Lauder s Big Band Lauder's. Sauchiehall St. 2—5pm. Informal big band. I Harry Margolis Big Band L’Aiiaetie. 27 Waterloo Street. 22I 32 I0. 2 »5piii. Big band.

I Live Jazz Brel. 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 2—5pm. Modern. artists vary.

I Live Jazz Brewery Tap. I055 Sauchiehall St. 339 8866. 9pm. Jazz ftiiik. I Jazz Piano Baby Grand (see Fri). Lounge pianist.


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

I West End Jazztet Russell's Bar Cafe. 77 Byres Road. 334 4973. 3——6pni. Swing and Latin jazz.

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

I Blackfriars Col ective Blackfriars. so Bell Street. 552 5924. 9pm. Modern jazz.


I Fionna Duncan And Friends McChuills. 40 High Street. 552 2135. 9pm. Singer.

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


I Bobby Wishart Russell's Bar Cafe. 77 Byres Road. 334 4973. 8—l Ipiii. Mainstream and modern.

I Alan McPike and Pat Keating Alpert Lodge. 25a Hope Street. 22l 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.


I Steven McDuff Quartet Yes Bar and Brasserie. 22 West Nile Street. 221 8044. 8—l lpm. Singer.


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

I George Penman All-Stars Bourbon Street. 108 George Street. 552 t)l4l. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand tsee Fri I. 10pm. Lounge pianist.



I Bill Kyle’s Jazz Pool (‘ellai Bar. Chambers Street. 220 4298. 10.30pm. Modern jazz.

I Alex Shaw Hilton National Hotel. 69 Belford Road. 332 2545. 8pm. Pianist. I Live Jazz Henderson‘s. 25 Thistle Street. 225 2605. 8pm.

I Live Jazz Suruehi Restaurant. Nicolson Street. 5566583. 8.30pm.


I Alex Shaw Trio Drum and Monkey. 80 Queen Street. 538 8 I I I. 1 3pm. Mainstream.

I Toto And The Dexters Harry's Bar. Randolph Place. 539 8 I00. 3.30—5.30pm. Mainstream.

I Alex Shaw Trio Hilton National Hotel (see Fri). 8pm. Mainstream.

I Liz McEwan Point Hotel. 34-50 Bread Street. 22I 99I9. 8.30pm. Singer

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

I Four Cellar Bar tsee Fri). l0.30pin. Guitarjazz.


I Dominic Spencer Trio Hilton National Hotel (see Fri). I2.30pin. Mainstream.

I Edith Budge The Dome Bar and Grill. I4 George St. 624 8624. I 4pm. Singer. I Dave Keir Jazztet Rose and Crown. Rose Street. 225 4039. l.30prn. Fortnightly. traditional jazz.

I Live Jazz Wt. Christie‘s. 27 31 West Port. 228 3765. I.30pni. Artists vary.

I Diplomats 0f Jazz Royal l-iiu-iek Hotel. l3 litti'ick' Road. 228 6413. 2.3()--5pin. 'I'raditional.

I Jack Duff and Friends with Wendy Weatherby Brardburn Inn. 200 Mayfield Road. 667 3867. 3 5.30pm. Mainstream. I Live Jazz Maison Hector. 47 Deariliatigli St. 332 5328. 4.30-7pin. Mainstream.

I Dominic Spencer Trio Fiscal and Firkin. Hunter Square. 225 36l9. 8.30pm. Mainstream.


I 2/4 Blues Session Tron (“ellitlti House.

Hunter Square. 220 I550. 8pm. I-‘oitnightly. I Live Jazz Henderson’s tsee Hi I. 8pm.



I Swing '98 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 2256843. 9iiri. Swing.

I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaai House Hotel. I2 Mayfield Gardens. 667 2828. 8.30pm. 'I'raditioiial.

I Spirits 0f Rhythm Caley Sample Room. 58 Angle Park 'I‘er'racc. 337 7204. 8.30pm. 'I’raditional.

I Live Jazz Whistle Biiikies'. 4 S. Bridge. 557 5l 14. 10.30pm. Modern. artists vary.


I Fat Sam’s Band Fat Sam's. SLY-58 Fountainbridge. 228 3| I I. 8pm. Swing and jump-jive.

I Jeannie Maxwell And The Jazzwegians Westbury lloiel. ()2 98 Si John's Road. Corstorphine. 3l6 4466. 7.30—l 1.30pm. Fortnightly. 'I‘raditional. 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 lsee Fr i t. l0pm. Mainstream.


I Diplomats 0f Jazz Malniaison. Tow er Place. Leith. 7.30pm. Traditional.

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

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

I Live Jazz Cellar Bar (see Fri). l().30pm. Artists vary.

folk & world


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 publication. Folk 81 World istings compiled by Norman Chalmers.



I Maurice Dickson New Dawn Folk Club. Queen's Club. Queen Street. 22l 63M. 8. 30pm. L3 L5. Popular. higth skilled acoustic guitarist and singer

I Vagabonds Scotra Bar. Stockv. ell Street. 552 868 I. 9pm. I'ree.



I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. l'o\ Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.30pm. L5 l.l\L‘ bands.

I Thomas Mapfumo (ieor‘ge Square. Midday. Free. The (‘hiniurenga master and [\ttilt‘sl slllgt‘l' llles illlo (ilttsg‘t)\\

I Ceilidh Dance The Ferry. Clyde I’lace. 9pm L5. Tickets at the xenue or in adyance front the Ticket Centre.

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I Hootchie Cootchie Band Scotia Bar. Stockw ell Street. 552 868 I. 3.30pm. Free.

I Ceilidh Dance Riserside ('Itih. Fos Sheet. 248 3l-l-l. lloot's opt‘ll 7.30pm. L5. live bands.


I Tabache Tron Folk Club. Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 093 I. 9pm. £4183" line of the best younger ensembles to haye emerged oy er the past few years. built around the award»

w inning talents of Mg} II Iiddlei' Aidan ()' Rourke and Newcastle's (‘laiie Mann oit Iltrte. fiddle and vocals,

I Ceilidh Dance (‘aledonran Brewery. Slateford Road. 449 54 I4. Doors open 7pm. £6


I Aly Bain I’athhead Arts Centre. (‘oiiirner'cral Street. Kirkcaldy. 0I592 4l4058. 7.30pm. £8 H.650). Slielland's famous fiddler iii a rare appearance.


I Christina Olsen/Peter Grayling Tron l'olk (lub. Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 09 3 I. 8. itlpin. £4 tL3t. launching 'Duet‘. their Irrst albtirti together. the e\lt’ettlely talented and much admired American singer rw ho's also very handy on blues and slide guitar. saxophone and collceltrllat pertorrris her self-penned. runny. moving. revealing and poignant songs with accoinparnrnent from one of .-\ustralra's most creative cellists iprincipal cellist w lllI the 'I'asinanian Symphony Orchestra. he also sings and picks lltalltlocello). (iiye your ears a treat. I Songs and Ballads ’l‘lie Tass. High Street. 2 5pm. Free. Singing session in the afternoon. instrumental music into the evening.


I lain MacKintosb Scotia Bar. Stockw ell Street. .552 Sbbl. 9pm Free. Veteran. laid-back troubador.


I Maurice Dickson lidrnbur‘gh Folk Club. Pleasance Theatre Cabaret Bar. The I’Ieasance. 8pm. £4 (£3). Irish guitar maestro sings songs from the Shannon to the Mississippi.


Glasgow I Singers' Night New Dawn Folk Club.

Queen‘s Club. Queen Street. 22I 6381.

8.30pm. £3 £5.

I The Blues Poets Seotia Bar.

Stockwell Street. 552 868 I. 9pm. Free.


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

I Ceilidh Dance The Ferry. Clyde Place. 552 0588. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the \enue or in advance from the Ticket Centre. Candler'iggs. 227 551 I.


I Continental Ceilidh Lanark Racecourse. In the Ceilidh House the Festival Cafe is open until 9pm. Kids attractions include a Native American Storyteller and the Braveheart Crew. John Wright Band and gtiests from 8.30pm. Ceilidh at I0pni with the Iiiishowen Ceilidh Band. In the Concert Hall. from 7.30pm. Dick Gaughaii. Iileanor Shanley and the Dubliners. Weekend Ticket £37.50. Day Tickets: Friday I7. L45; Saturday I8 & Stiriday I9. L20. Ticket Hot-line014l 5720452. Information 0|4I 422 I794. Tickets also available from Glasgow. Biggar. Hamilton and Lanark Tourist Information

()ffices. Two huge Marquees. Bar's. food. stalls. Campsite and carpar'ks. Special

buses from Lanark town centre to the

racetrack. See Sat I8. Stiii I9 and Music




I Banovitch and MacKenzie Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 868l. 3.30pm. Free. Blues.

I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox

Street. 248 3 I44. Doors open 7.30pm. 1.5. Live bands.


I Latino 2000 Lizzard Lounge. Cafe (iraffiti. Mansfield Church. Iiast London Street. 9.30pm 2am. Tickets £7 (£6). Information 550 37 I6. Live and digital. electronic and Iiands-on-skins. the contemporary Latin beat goes on. Plus DJs.

I Rod Paterson Tron Folk Club. Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 0931. 9pm. £41£3t First coming to notice in .lock Tamson's Bairns. the Dundee singer's compelling voice has graced the Fasy Club. (‘eolbeg and most combinations that call for the finest quality in Scots song. A unique vocal talent.

I Ceilidh Dance Caledoniari Brewery.

Slatefor'd Road. 449 54 I4. Doors opeit 7pm, £6.


I Continental Ceilidh Lanark Racecourse. In the Ceilidh House.

1 7pm. (ioyatl Spoonful. Michael Marra. Masi and Mitch. Dick (iaughan. the Braveheai't Crew and Twin Town Performance. Craft Fayre open from I0.30ani. \N'orkshops. Kids Area with storytelling. games and activities. The Folk Club Tent has 'Women's Voice' with Iileaiior Shanley plus visiting Folk Clubs. Catering Tent has Tich Frier and guests. 5.30- 7.30pm. In the Ceilidh House. from 8pm. LIari De Cubel. Tartan Amoebas. and (iosan Spoonful. In the Concert Hall. from 7.30pm. Loudon Wainwright Ill. I.iiidisfarne. See Fri I7 (ticket information). Stiii l9 and Music preview.


I Russian Folk Songs Bar Kalinka. Henderson Street. Leith. L30—4pm. Free. Russian singer Iilena in the only Russian

bar in Scotland. with a range of vodkas } and authentic food available all day.

Information 33I 2502.