MUSIC rock & pop

ROCK & POP, GLASGOW: TUE 4 continued

I Glasgow Songwriters featuring Jim Lynch Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. 9.15pm. Free. Singer/songwriter in a reggae stylee. Plus open mic guest spot. Arrive early to book your place; priority will be given to first-time performers.

Edinburgh . I Hub Central Kulu's Jazz Joint. Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. l0pm—3am. £3. See Tue 28.


I Surround Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 0141. 7pm. £3.

I Jonny Logue Brel. Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 8pm. Free. See Wed 2‘).

I The Alf Stewart Combo Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. ()pm. Free.


I Cathie Rae’s Singer's Night Kulti's

Jazz Joint. Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288. ()pin—3ani. £4 (£3). See Wed 2‘).



I The Slide Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchieliall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I Fenster, Mini, The Amber Room and Yogi Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 221 3010. 9pm. £3.

I Spleen, Capricorn One and Biffy Clyro Fury Murrvs. Maxwell Street. 221 6511. 9pm. £3 (advance). £4 (door). including entry to the post-gig cltib.

I Live Music Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.


I Perfect Blue Canon‘s (iait. Canongate. 556 4481. 8pm. liree.

I El Cometa 10 Ktilu's Jazz Joint. Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street.’ 221 1288. 10pni-3am. £4. See Thu 23.

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Ticket information

Tickets for most mediumllarge concerts can be bought from the following:

Virgin, Argyle Street. 204 5151 Tower Records Argyle Street. 20-1 2500.

Credit card bookings from: Ticket Link; 227 5511.


Virgin Princes Street. 220 32.34. Ripping Records South Bridge. 226 7010.

Assembly Rooms George Street. 220 4349

I Ocean Colour Scene Stirling Castle. 0141 33‘) 8383. Fri 28—Sun 30 Aug.

I The Mavericks Clyde Auditorium. Glasgow. 287 7777. Stiii 27 Sep.

I Neil Finn Bai'r'owland. (ilasgow. 552

4001. Wed 30 Sep.

. I Mansun Barrow land. (ilasgow. 552

4601. Sat 3 ()ct.

I Boyzone SliCC. ('ilasgow. 287 7777.

Fri 2—Sun 4 ()ct.

I Motorhead Bari'owland. (ilasgow. 552 4601. Mon 12 ()ct.

I Gary Barlow SiiC‘C‘. (ilasgow. 2s7 7777. Sun 15 Nov.

I Tom Jones Clyde .»\tiditoriuiii.

I Glasgow. 287 7777. Still 22 Nov ; I Nanci Griffith Clyde .»\uditoriuiii. Glasgow. 287 7777. Thu 2o/1‘ri 27 Nov.

I M People Stitt‘. (ilasgow. 2R7 7777. 811128 Nov.

[Status QUO SlfCC. (ilasgow. 287 7777. Sat 5 Dec.

I Rod Stewart SliCC. (ilasgow. 287 7777. Still (i/Mon 7 Dec.

Regular Music present “the worms favourite Celtic band...”



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 beforecpublication. Jazz listings compile by Kenny Mathieson.



I Basement Jazz lilacti'riais. so lit-ll Street. 552 .5924. 9pm. £2. Modern iazz and funk. artists \at'}.

I Bacchus Jazz Bacchus. 8‘) ('ilttssi‘orti Street. 572 0080. 10.30pm. £3 (£2). Jazz meets contemporan beats. artists \ar}.

I Midnight Blue 13th Note club. C1_\de

Street. 221 0414. 10pm. £3, Solid not sotiliazz

Edinburgh I Chick Lyall Trio 'l'roii Ceilidh llouse.

lluiiter Square. 22o 0931. 8.30pm. £4

(£3). Pianist Chick 1._\a11's solo albtiiii

.Su/i'ttrrv /)(lll( (' is among the first batch of albums on the new ('abei' label. btit lie is heard here in a trio.

I El Cometa All-Stars Ktilti‘s Jazz Joint. 11cm} 's Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £4. 1i\uberant 1.atiii ia/z.



I Midnight Blue Cafe (iralfiti. liast London Street (Mansfield Church). 557 8003. 10pm. band oii-stage around 10,30piii. £5. Solid ()le soul-ia/z gi'oti\es from the MB Players. featuring singer Soubie Coleman. pltis special guests and 1)Js.

I Cantaloop Kulu's Jazz Joint. 11011le (‘ellai' Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288.

10pm. £5 (£4). A special one-off

' appearance b_v this well-regarded fusion

otitfit from Birmingham.



I Lizzard Lounge Cafe Graffiti. East London Street (Mansfield Church). 557 8003. 9.30pm. band on-stage 11.30pm. £b (£5). The llardway 1)J Night. with lili‘.’ Wunl. l'nkle liaw az and Joseph Malik.

I Jazz Syndicate Ktilu‘s .ltw Joint. llenr} ’s Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. l0pni- 3am. £5 (£4). (‘ontemporarv iazz sextet with roots in lllc‘ Classic (ills Blue Note SUlllltl.


I AAB Tron Ceilidh llouse. lltinter . Square. 22o 0931. 8.30pm. £4 (£3). As e\p1ained in the last issue. this is the final gig of four celebrating the imminent launch of the new (‘aber label. witli (‘1)s b_v the 10111 Bancroft ()rchestra. Brian Kellock Trio. Chick I.) all. and this trio. featuring Kevin MacKenzie (guitar). l’hil Bancroft (sases). and Toni Bancroft (drums). The official launch is scheduled for September. btit Cl)s are available now contact Caber Mtisic. Birkhedges Cottage. Spittalrig. lladdington 13.1141 3Sl’ for details. or check them otit at the

I‘Paul Harrison Kulu's Jazz Joint.

Henry's Cellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street.

221 1288. 10pm. £3. The pianist is joined b) Stuart Brown and DJ Ritchie

Rtil'ftone ill a jazz meets drum ‘n‘ bass 1 setting.


I Altered Beats 98 Preview Phase 1 Ktilu’s Jazz Joint. Henry's (‘ellar Bar. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 10pm. £3

(£2). Drum ‘n' Bass »- The Jazz lilenient.

In association with Secret Music and Assembly Special one-off performance for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

JAMES GRANT, Karen Matheson and the BT Scottish Ensemble

QUEEN’S Hall 27th AUQUSt 8pm The Observer A unique concert featuring ' \ x 1_ not Y the cream of Scotland’s musicians


at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe lst 8. 2nd September atthe Calder's Gilded Balloon at the Pallade 10pm

A James Grant Ex-Love and Money frontman returns with songs from his glorious solo album along with Capercaillie’s diva Karen Matheson with an all star band and the lJK's finest string ensemble.


“trip-hop grooves merging with the soul of Gaelic roots - the happening. crossover album of the year”

Global Wage “marvellously gloomy and cool - Morriso'y meets Jimmy Webb" “brims over wonderfully with oblique ' W" l '1 1-1 African reference points i" i “music a different place. “few women frontioti any

Grant delivers the , vocal performance of his career" Moio

as an exotic foil for their Gaelic

v, .v band possess a voice album of the month" L:

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nouns: Queen's Hall box eisi zero Wurst 667 7776 v Fringe box office 0131 5138] card hotline 0131*?26 2428

Fringe box office 0131 226 5138/ Credit card hotline 0131 226 2428

64 THE tisr 23 Jul—6 Aug 1998