MUSIC rock & pop

Gm MUSIC presents

EDINBURGH The Venue Thursday 5th November + special guests ( m 6 a)

GLASGOW G2 Sunday 22nd November

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GLASGOW The Old Fruitmarket ' Monday 23rd November

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GLASGOW BARROWLANDS Wednesday 9th December

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I Catcher McChuills Way Out West. Kelvinhaugh Street. 22l 556‘). ‘).30pm. Free. Pop/rock with folk and indie influ- ences as captured on their new Cl) Blur/(irate):

I Curtains MacSorleys. Jatnaica Street. 572 ()l‘)‘). ‘)pm. Free.


I The Rankins Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 20l‘). 7.30pm. £l3.50. CAN- Clil.l.l{l).

I Maceo Parker The Liquid Room. ‘)c Victoria Street. 225 2564. f l 2.50 in advance from Ripping Records or l-‘opp. 7.30pm. See preview for the funky trum- pet man.

I Philly .la‘/./. John. 8 .‘ylorris‘on Street. 22l I288. l0pnr 3am. £4. Acoustic per- formance from lidinburgh singer Philly \\ lio seems to be attracting some record label interest.

I Brickhouse NB’s liar. Balmoral llotel. Princes Street. 556 24 l4. ‘).30pm. i-‘ree. Wham bani. thank you ma‘ain. it's a glam tribute.

I Holly Tomas Common Grounds. 2/.3 North Bank Street. 226 l-ll6. 7.30pm. l‘ree. See Hi 20.

I Read It And Weap and King Kneivel Attic. Dyers Close. Cowgate. 225 8382. 7.30pm. £3.

I Platinum Blondie (.‘avendish. Wes-i Tollcross. 228 3252. 10pm. 5.6. Free before I lpm. Atomic sounds from Blondie covers band.



I M People and Lynden David Hall Sl-ICC. lr‘innieston Quay. 287 7777. 6.30pm. S()l.l) ()l 'T. .\'o age restriction. See Hi 2 I.

I Sidney Devine Pavilion Theatre. Renfield Street. 332 l8-l6. 2piii/7.30piii. £l()/£8/£6. See Wed 25.

I One Lady Owner, Dark Star and Red Line Seven King Tut's Walt Walt l'lut. St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £4 pltis booking fee. ()ne lady ()wner an: ('i'cation's latest signings who have a tough garagey approach to song- \\iiting. The psychedelic Dark Star fea- ture three es-members of Levitation. the trippiest and most fascinating band of the ‘)0s \v hose gigs were torrid affairs. They have ati liP 'Graceadelica' out at the moment.

I 4 Past Midnight and Beergut 100 Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 33. 9637 9pnr

I Big Vern 'n' The Shootahs Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 01-1 I. 7pm. £9.50 (£24.50 \\ itli dinner). Blues Brothers pastiche.

I Route 65 Grand Ole ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. -l2‘) 53‘)6. 7.30pm. L250

(5; | .50 metnbersl. Country.

I Open Stage The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 56-1 I527. J 8pm. Free. Jam session for local musicians.

I Peter McClurg and Skelter The Hall Bar. Woodlands Road. 564 I527. ‘)pm. lice.

I The Vagabonds \\;i\ys. (Xiiitllei‘iggs. 552 87l7. ‘).30pm. Free.

I Jinx MacSoileys. Jamaica Street. 572 ()l‘)‘). 6 -8pm ck ‘)pm. l-ree.

I Nimmo Brothers Kilkennys. .loliii Street. 552 3505. 5 7pm. liree.

I The Soul Kings Kilkennys. .loliii Street. 552 3505. ‘)pni. liree.

I Touch And Go The Wliat'l. Yoker Ferry Road. ‘)5‘) 20|6. ‘)pm. l’i‘ee.

I Jimmy Riff l.autrec\ (downstairs). Woodlands 'l‘errace. ‘)pm. liree. Residency. SL‘L‘ Sat 2 l.


I Marshall Peanut Tap ()‘lauriston. 80 l.aui'iston Place. 22‘) JtHl. l0piii. lirec. l)ebut Scottish from ska fusion kids \ylto‘ve supported Bad Manners and Selector.

I Ugly Groove Movement .la/l John. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0pm 3am. £5 (Ll). l);incelloor may- hem courtesy of this ten-piece ftiiik otitfit.

I Room and Tin Comic Attic. Dyers Close. Cowgate. 225 8382. 7.30pm. £3. Local alternative beat combos who promise not to get their ya yas out. A recent Tin Comic demo shows a keen ear for a pop hook and some pleasingly sunny guitar licks.

I Lizzard Lounge All-Stars Lizzard Lounge. Cafe Graffiti. Mansfield Place Church. Broughton Street. 557 8003. 10pm—2ain. £6 (£5). More star gazing at the ever-cool Lizzard Lounge.

I The Thanes Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5| l-l. |0.30pm. Free. Local favourite 60s style garage rockers.


I Pulp, Eels and Tiger StiCC. Fittttiestott Quay. 287 7777. 6.30pm.

.L' l 7.50 plus booking fee. No age restric- tion. Typical. Pulp produce their darkest and most interesting work in This Is Him/cure and the record-buying public stay away in droves. It‘ll be greatest hits a-go-go in the flesh though. Good sup- port line-up with liels giving us some If/n'tm S/rm'lt Blues. See preview for Tiger.

I Sepultura Queen Margaret Union, University Gardens. 33‘) 9784. 8pm. til I plus booking fee. Tickets from Missing Records. Wellington Street. 400 I776 and Ripping Records. lidinburgli. CC. booking: 0870 601 0002. No age restriction. No signing-in policy. Brazil‘s heaviest muthas ter— rorise the metal hordes with their socially-conscious death metal. Of course. we've only got their word for it. as no one can make out the lyrics. I Marshall Peanut and The Amphetameanies The l3th Note Club. (‘Iyde Street. 243 2l77. ‘)pm. Six-piece ska fusion crowd from the South West supported by Glasgow's ska army The Amphetameanies.

I Ticklish and Inversion The l3th Note Cafe. King Street. 553 I638. 9pm. £3. The fifth Scatter night promoting experi- mental and/or avant-garde music. Ticklish are described as an electronic trio vv ith their roots in everything from free improvisation to punk. They've apparently been banned from The Big [freak/ail and. as a footnote for all you indie trainspotters. include ati es-member of quirky 80s popsters Stttmp.

I Otis Grand Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 ()l-ll. 7pm. £6.

I Peeps Into Fairyland, Spray Dog, Empire Builder and Magnetic North Pole Nice 'n' Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 0637. 9pm.

I Manson Grant And The Dynamos Grand Ole ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 42‘) 5396. 7.30pm. £2.50 (1.1.50 members). I Jam Session MacSorleys. Jamaica Street. 572 ()l‘)‘). 7.30pm. Free. With Randy Savage And The Ninja Rabbits. I Live Music Kilkennys. .lohn Street. 552 3505. 8pm. l-‘ree.


I Sixteen Ton and Alice McLaughlin .la/I. .loint. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0pm -3am. £4 (£3). See Sun 22.



I Bruce Dickinson g2. Sauchiehall Street. 332 ll20. 7pm. £8 plus booking fee. Tickets from Missing Records. Wellington Street. 400 I776 aitd Ripping Records. lidinburgh. CC booking: 0870 60l 0002. The former Iron Maiden vocalist and general posh bloke showcas- es his inimitable heavy metal holler.

I Braid, Burning Airlines and Hernandez The l3t|i Note Club. Clyde Street. 22l 04H. ‘).30piii.

I Acoustic Night Nice 'n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 ‘)637. ‘)pm.


I Altered Beats 98 Preview Phase One Jan. Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0pm— 3am. £4 (£3). See Mon 23. I Unplugged Concert Rose & Crown. Rose Street. 225 405‘). 8pm. liree.