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I Dick Lee And Guests Suruchi Restaurant. Nicolson Street. 556 6583. l2.30pm. Festivejazz for the month of December.

I Live Jazz Henderson‘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. I. Chambers Street. 220 4298. l0pm—lam. Contemporary with occasional gtrests.


I Dick Lee And Guests Sttruchi Restaurant (see Thu). l2.30pm.

I Alex Shaw Cocktail Bar. Hilton National Hotel. 6‘) Belford Road. 332 2545. 8pm. Pianist.

I Live Jazz Henderson's (see Thtt). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Tribute To Spice Suruchi Restaurant (see Thu). 8.30pm. Up- tempo jazz.

I Bill Kyle's Backbeat Band Cellar No. I (see Thu). l0pm—lam. Modernjazz.


I Toto And The Dexters Harry‘s Bar. Randolph Place. 53‘) 8l00. 3.30--5.30pm. Mainstream.

I Alex Shaw Trio Restaurant. Hilton National Hotel (see Fri). 8pm. h’lainstream.

I Jazz Incident/Four with Subie Coleman Cellar No. I (see Thu). l0pm—lain. Alternating fortnightly -- Contemporary.


I Recovery Cellar Bar (see Thu). l2.30pm_ Various jazz. sounds. pltrs a free Bloody Mary with brunch.

I Edith Budge The Dome Bar and Grill. l4 George Street. 624 8624. l —5pm. Singer.

I Dave Keir Jazztet/Jim Jammers Rose arid Crown. Rose Street. 225 403‘). l.30ptn. Alternating fortnightly - tradititntal/modern.

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


I Dick Lee And Guests Stiruchi Restaurant (see Thu). |2.30pni.

I 2/4 Blues Session Tron (‘eilitlli House. Hunter Square. 226 093 l. 8pm. Fortnightly.

I Jazz Loungin’ with Tim King and Keatsafarian Cellar No. I (See Thu). l0pm—lam. Contemporary.


I Dick Lee And Guests Suruchi Restaurant (see Thu). l2.30pm.

I Louisiana Ragtime Band Namat- House Hotel. l2 Maylield Gardens. 667 2828. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Spirits 0f Rhythm Caley Sample Room. 58 Angle Park Terrace. 337 7204. 8.30pm. Traditional.

I Swing 98 Malt Shovel. (‘ockbtrrn Street. 2256843 ‘)pm. Swing at the longest residency in l'idinhurgh.

I Cuban Brothers Cellar No. I (see Thu). l0pm— lam Busy undergroud

I Live Jazz Whistle Binkies. 4--(r South Bridge. 557 5 1 l4. 10.30pm. Modern. artists \ary.


I Dick Lee And Guests Surttclu Restaurant Isee Thu). l2.3()pttl_

I Fat Sam's Band/The Dreamliners Fat Sam's. 56-458 Fotrntainhritlge. 228 3| I |. 8pm. Swing and lump- ii\‘e/mainstream.

I Live Jazz Henderson's (see 'l‘lru ). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Desa Findo Surttclti Restaurant Isee Thu). 8.30pm. l.atin jazz.

I Son De Rhumba Cellar No. I (see 'ihu). l0prn lam. Latinjazz.



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. THURSDAY 17 Glasgow

I Christmas Party New Dawn Folk Club. Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3 I44. 8.30pm. £3—£5. Music from the Clachies (ex-Clachnactrdden ). l



I Zuba Havana. Hope Street. 248 4466. 8pm. Free. New CDjust out from this Glasgow-based band (from , Zimbabwe. Liberia. Scotland and the l Basque country) fusing a new roots/Afro/reggae.


I Travelling Folk BBC Scotland. Queen

l Street. Audience to be seated by 6.45pm. l Free with ticket. Bar. Archie Fisher 3

presents Battlefield Band. Michael

Moira. Wood. Wilson and Carthy. Mairi Maclnnes and Billy Jackson. Alan and lngrid Henderson with lain l‘vlcFarlane. Special Hogmany reCording for BBC.

I ALP Christmas Ceilidh Dance Cafe Graffiti. Mansfield Place Church. bottom I of Broughton Street. 557 8330. l 8pm -latn. £ l0 (£7). Big. ftrrr fund-raiser with raffle. daft songs and endless l dancing. Birlin‘ music supplied by the . Belle Star. Bella McNab and Bob Fish ' Ceilidh Bands. I Club Latino Live Bongo Club. New I Street. 558 7604. l0.30pm--3am. £6 (£5). ' Dance class. l0.30pm. with Alba Higgins and the Salsa Angels: latest Latin sounds front l)Js and top Venezuelan sortero

Carlos Pena hack in town for a live band



I Shelter Ceilidh Dance Caletlonian Brewery. Slateford Road. 44‘) 54 I4. Doors open 7pm. £6 (£4). Information 473 7 l82. Music by 'l'apsalteerie.

I Guid Crack Club \‘l’averley Upstairs. St Mary‘s Street 7.30pm. £2.50. Storytelling ' Club presents Midwinter Tales with I Audrey Parks and Bea Ferguson. I Christmas Ceilidh Balerno Folk Club. Kestrel Hotel. llarlaw Road. 8pm. £3.50 (£2.50). lnl'or'matitni 44‘) 50l4.


I Co-Housing Ceilidh Dance Stockbridge Community Centre. Cheyne Street. 7pm. £4 (£3). Music from the Bella Mchdi Ceilidh Bantl. Information 553 | I I2

I Ceilidh Dance Caledonian Brewery. Slatcfortl Road. 44‘) 54 I4. Doors open 8pm. £5. Slusic from the Pentland (i'eilitllt Band.


I A Winter's Night Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 667 7776. 7.45pm. £5. £8. £ l0.50. Seasonal songs. readings. poems and rtitrsic w itlt (ierda Steyensorr. (‘orrrna llewat. Daye .‘vlilligan. Simon 'l'hotniure and Dave Francrs,


I The Old Rope String Band (‘orn lischange Hall. 8pm. £5 (£2.50). Information and tickets ()l555 6786M). Hugely funny and musically expert l'olk/hluegrass/(ioonislt entertainment from south of the Border.