MDSIG jazz


I Nimbus Cottier's Bar. 93 Hyndland Street. 357 5827. 9pm. Jan/funk. I alternating between band and DJs.



I Dick Lee and Guests Suruchi Restaurant. Nic‘olsoii Street. 5566583. l2.30pm. l-‘estive inn. for the month of December.

I Live Jazz l-lenderson's. 25 Thistle Street. 225 2605. 8pm. Artists vary.

I Live Blues Maison Hector". 47 Deanhaugh Street. 332 5328. l0pm--lam. Blues guitar duo.

I John Trigg's Blue Nun Cellar No. 1. Chambers Street. 220 4298. l()pm—lam. Contemporary w ith occasional guests.


I Dick Lee and Guests Sui-och) Restaurant. l2.30pnr See Thu.

I Alex Shaw Cocktail Bar. Hilton National Hotel. 69 Belford Road. 332 2545. 8pm. Pianist.

I Live Jazz Henderson‘s (see Thu). 8pm. i Artists \ ary.

I Tribute To Spice Suruchi Restaurant. lSee Thu). 8.30pm. llp-teinpoyaxl. ! I Bill Kyle's Backbeat Band Cellar No.

I (see Thu). l()pnr-lam. Modern jazz.


Saturdays ; I Toto And The Dexters Harry‘s Bar". I Randolph Place. 539 8l00. 3.3()-~5.30pm. I l



I Alex Shaw Trio Restaurant. Hilton National Hotel lsee li‘ri). 8pm. Mainstream. I Jazz Incident/Four wrth Subie Coleman Cellar No. I (see Thu).

l0pm - lam. Alternating fortnightly contemporary.


I Recovery (‘ellai- Bar isee 'l‘hu ). l2.30pm. \"ar'ious tan. sounds. plus a free Bloody Mary \\ ilh brunch.

I Edith Budge The Dome Bar and Grill. 14 George Street. 62-1 8624. li-Splll. Singer. I Dave Keir Jazztet/Jim Jammers Rose and Crown. Rose Street. 225 4039. l.3()pm. Alternating fortnightly - traditional/modern.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector (See Thu). 4.30—7pm. Mainstream.


I Dick Lee and Guests Surttchi Restaurant. l2.30pm. See Thu.

I 2I4 Blues Session Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 093 l. 8pm. Fortnightly.

I Jazz Loungin’ with Tim King and Keatsafarian Cellar .\'o. I iSee Thu). l()pm— lam. Contemporary.


I Dick Lee and Guests Suruchi Restaurant. l2.30pm. See Thu.

I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaai House Hotel. )2 Mayfield Gardens. 667 2828. 8.30pm. 'l'raditional.

I Spirits Of Rhythm Caley Sample Room. 58 Angle Park Terrace. 337 7204. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Swing 98 Malt Shovel. (‘ockburn Street. 225 6843. 9pm. Swing at the longest residency in lidinburgh.

I Cuban Brothers Cellar .\'o. t (See

Thu). l()piii- lam. Busy undergroud


I Live Jazz Whistle Binkies. 4-6 South Bridge. 557 5ll-1. l0.30pm. Modern. artists vary.


I Dick Lee and Guests Stll'ttclll Restaurant. l2.30pm. See Thu.

I Fat Sam’s Band and The Dreamliners l-‘ai Sam's. Sol-F's Fountainbridge. 228 3| 1 l. 8pm. Swing and lump-jive/niainstream.

I Live Jazz Henderson's tsee Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Desa Findo Suruchi Restaurant tsee Thu). 8.30pm. l.atin ia/z.

; I Son De Rhumba Cellar .‘s‘o. l iSee Thu). l()pmu lam. l.atin ian.

ashton lane. glasgow


Belgian Beer Party with Divine Sound System DJs and live music from Jonnie Logue of Napoleon 4.

Set price menu with free glass of fizz.


Prizes - Belgian Beer Promos.

Forget George Square and see the New Year in at Brel. _

brel barzrestaurant. ashton lane. glasgow telephone - 0141 342 4966

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Dates listed below are for one-off and ticketed shows. 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: Worl listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.

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i I Richard Wood Band New Dawn l‘olk t Club. Riverside Club. Fos Street. 248

3 I44. 8.30pm. £3*£5. Fiery young fiddle star from Prince lidward Island. Nova Scotia.

I Vagabonds Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 868 l. 9pm. Free.



I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. hos

Street. 248 3144. Doors open 7.3llptli. £5. l.ive bands.

A I Ceilidh Dance The l‘erry. Clyde Place. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the venue or in advance from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 22" 55) l,

5 Edinburgh

I Shelter Ceilidh Dance (‘aledoniati Brewery. Slateford Road. 449 54 l4. Doors open 7pm. £6 (£4). ltiformation 473 7l82. Music by Tapsalteerie.


Glasgow I Jeff Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552

8681. 3.30pm. l‘ree. Blues. I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. l'o\ Street. 248 3l4-1 Doors open 7.30pm. £5. l.ive bands.

Edinburgh I Steve Tilston Tron liolk Club. Tron Ceilidh House. Hunter Square. 226 093 l. 9pm. £5 (£3). Rare visit by one of lingland's great singer/stingwriters. and fingerlickrn' good guitar players. I Ceilidh Dance Si Br‘ide's ('enti'e. ()rwell 'l‘errace. 7.30pm. £5 (£4). Tickets and information 455 7367. Presented by the Water of l.eith Conservation Trust. Mtrsic by the Robert l"ish Band.

1 mm- Edinburgh I Iain MacKintosh and Brian McNeill Tron l~'olk Club. Tron Ceilidh Honse. llunter Square. 2260931. 8.30pm. £6 t£4 ). Tron legends present the two big Macs of the Scots folk scene. barrio.

concertina. guitar. fiddle. traditional and

. self-penned songs. I Songs and Ballads 't‘he 'l‘ass. Higlt Street. 556 6338 2 5pm. l‘ree. Singing session in the afternoon. itistruiiiental music ittto the evening.


I Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares (ilasgow Royal (“UllL‘L‘l'l Hall. Saticliieliall Street. 7.30pm. £8 £l0. Tickets 287 55 l I. This legendary choir prodtrces some of the greatest musical sounds on the planet. ('lose - sortietrmes very close harmony singing in the traditional open-throat sly le of Bulgaria. Am enttrrotis arrangements. of what is essentially a folk art form. take this music into another tllIllL‘tlsttill. Ravishingly beautiful. .\'ot to be missed.

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I Ian Maclntosh Penictrik t-‘olk Club.

Navaar House Hotel. Bog Road.

8.l5pm. £4 (£3). Information ()l968

678 l 53. Veteran club singer and barrio plc‘kel‘.


I Weekly Scots Fiddle Workshops Kinning Park Complex. Cornwall Street. Kinning Park. 7.30-9.30pm. £4 (£1.50). ; Information 779 90-17. Workshops on i Scots and Cape Breton fiddle styles. for beginners. intermediate and advanced levels. Young beginners classes commence earlier in the evening.

i Edinburgh


I Calluna lidinburgh Folk Club. Pleasance Theatre Bar. The Pleasance. 650 2349. 8pm. £4 (£3); children free. New member Wendy Weatherby adds cello and vocals to the Edinburgh-based all-women band‘s harp. flute and fiddle. and the quartet’s original take on Scots music. old and very new.

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Glasgow :

: I Singers Night New Dawn Folk Club. 3 Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. : 8.30pm. £3—£5. f i I Vagabonds Scotia Bar. Stockwell I

' Street. 552 868l 9pm. Free.

5 Glasgow I Christmas Les-Bi-Gay Ceilidh/Disco ,

Avenue. 7.30pm. £5. Any student niatric card will do nicely. Semi-formal dress

I (kills apireciated). i I Ceill h Dance Riverside Club. Fox

(ilasgow University Union. University I

' Street. 248 3 I44. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. l.ive bands.

I Ceilidh Dance The Ferry. Clyde

Place. 5520588. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the venue or in advance frorii the Ticket I Centre. Candleriggs. 227 55 l l. '

5 Edinburgh

, I Sufi Music Pleasance Theatre.

Pleasance. 9pm. £5. lnformation 556

6550. Senegalese percussionists/singers

llamed Kane and Beniba Sow.



I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox

Street. 248 3 I44. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. i

l.ive bands.

j I Dr Chicago Scotia Bar. Stockwell 3

Street. 552 8681. 3pm. Free. Blues.


I Lizzard Lounge Cafe Graffiti.

Mansfield Church. liast London Street. 9.30prii—2atn. lnforrtiation 550 37l6.

Tickets £7 t£6). Latin roots. DJs Malic and lih'.’ Wunl.

I Ceilidh Dance Caledonian Brewery Slateliord Road. 449 54 I4. Doors open 7pm. £6.


Edinburgh I Songs and Ballads The Tass. High

Street. 5566338. 2~~5pin. l‘ree. Singing

session in the afternoon. instrumental music into the evening.

? Edinburgh

I Deaf Shepherd lidinburgh Folk Club.

Pleasance Theatre Cabaret Bar. The

Pleasance. 650 2349. 8pm. £5-£6 (£3); children free. Last night of the year with the fiery young Scots acoustic band. (ireat Scots music and song. Club re- opens oii .lati l3.



I Eric Cuthbertson Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 9pm. l‘ree.

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I Christmas Party New Dawn Folk- Club. Riverside Club. l‘ox Street. 248 3l-14. 8.30pm. £3—£5. Music from the

(‘lachies tes-('lachnacudden).