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 da 5 before publication. Folk 8: World listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.
I Brian McNeill New Dawn Folk Club. ()ueen's Club. Queen Street. 221 638 l. H.1(lpiii.£i-£5. Songs.guitar. fiddle. concertina and citlern from ex-llattlelield llandperson.
I The Blues Poets Scotia Hal. Stockwell Street. 552 568 l. 9pm. Free. Fife
I Ceile Rotlies Hall. (ilenrothes. Spin. Five young Mancuniaus with their energetic take on Irish music.
I Dance RIVL‘t'sltIC (‘ltllt Fox Slt‘t‘c‘l. 2-13 .5lsls1. Doors open 7.51lpltl. £5. Live bands.
I Ceilidh Dance The l-t-n-y. (‘lyde l’lace. 9pm. £5. 'I‘ickets at the \enue or in advance lrom the Ticket Centre. (‘andlei'iggs. 227 55 ll
I Ceilidh NOZ St Brides Centre. ()rwcll
' ‘I‘errace. Dalry Road. 7.30pm. £6 (£4).
The Adult Learning l’roiect presents an Inter-Celtic concert of Avalon's Scots folk/rock. Snap (‘ouchenn's Hretoti/Scots fusion and the contemporary ceilidh of the Rol‘c‘l'l l‘ilsll Hand.
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é Fife ; I Kent DuChaine Rotlics Hall. Glenrothes. b'plll. Famed American Delta
I Jeff Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552
868l. 3.30pm. Free.
I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Cltib. Fox Street. 248 3 I44. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. Live bands.
I Brian McNeill Tron Folk Club. ’l'ron
Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 ()93I. 9pm. £5 (£3 i. Ii.\«llattlefield songwriter. liddler and multi-instrumentalist in a solo show.
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I Michael Hurley Bongo Club. New Street. 558 7604. 9pm. £5 (£4). Legendary ill) albums) CS troubador. who sings. plays guitar. banjo and even fiddle. on his first
I Scottiin visit. See Mtisic preview.
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I Michael Hurley 13in Note Cafe. King Street. 9pm. £4. Astonishing American singer/songwriter. a cult hero from the 7(ls. on his first Scottish visit. See .‘yltisic preview and lidinburgh. 'l‘ue 23.
I Camanach Scotia liar. Stockw ell Street. 552 86M. 9pm. Free.
Edinburgh I Edinburgh Folk Club (‘Imt-tl.
Reopens early September.
; Glasgow . I Sara Gray New Dawn Folk Club. I Queen's Club. Queen Street. 22l 63M.
8.30pm. £3—£5. Veteran Scots-exiled American ballad singer and banjo tlailer on a farewell tour.
I The Blues Poets Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 868 l. 9pm. Free.
I Wolfstone Queen’s Hall. Clerk Street. 669 2(ll9. 7.30pm. £8. Support from Michael Chapman. ()ne of the last chances to hear the legendary Highland folk rockers.
I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fos 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 III advance from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 227 55l l.
I Fling Whistle Binkies. South Bridge. l().3()pm. Free. ()ver from Australia to play Fairport Convention's Cropredy Festival. lling are Aussie's hot celtic band. strong instrumentally and with all live on vocals.
I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 31-1-1. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. Live bands.
I Handsel Tron Folk Cltib. 'l‘ron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 ()93 l. 9pm. £5 (£3i. Singer Fiona Ross in anew line up of well-known folk performers: singer and guitarist Brian Miller. Gavin Livingston on keyboards and vocals.and fiddler Anna Wendy Stevenson.
I Ceilidh Dance Caledonian Brewery. Slateford Road. 4-19 5414. Doors open 7pm. £6.
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I Wolfstone Hamilton Town Hall. Hamilton. 7.30pm. £8 (£5). Tickets from Box Ofﬁce. 01698 452299. Support by Marthe Stone. Presented by South Lanarkshire Council and Ti nto Folk Festival. A taster for September‘s folk festival near Biggar brings the great Highland folk/rock band on one of their ﬁnal gigs. Also Edinburgh. Thu 30.
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I Kinrick New Dawn Folk Club. Queen's Club. Queen Street. 221 638l. 8.30pm. £3—£5. Scottish traditional music - from Dunl'ermline.
I I The Blues Poets Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 863 l. 9pm. Free.
l The following details are for regular
free weekl dates: see main listings
5 for one-o or ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by cit , then by day. Residencies wil be listed, provided
; that up-to-date details are supplied
to us. Folk 8. World Residencies are
: compiled by Norman Chalmers.
I Finnegan's Wake 79 St Vincent Street. 248 4989. 9pm. Free. Irish theme pub. Live bands.
, I Park Bar Argyle Street. 339 1715.
1 9pm. Free. Accordionist.
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