I The Creatures The Arches. Midland Street. 22l 0736. 7pm. £0.50 plus booking fee. See l'i'iiiitliiic‘s‘ foi' Siouxsie Sious and Budgie's es(ta-curricular actiy Il\.

I Pachinos, Widescreen and Manganese King 't‘ut’s watt watt llut. St \'incent Street. 22l 527‘). 8.30pm. £3.50 (ad\ance l. £4 (door).

I Eska, Sand and Black Sun Machine The |3th .\’ote Cafe. King Street. 553 I638. ‘lpm. £2.50. l)ri\ mg guitar noise from lislsa.

I Cato, The Shore, Degas and Devonred Nice 'n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 0637. ‘inn.

I Verbal, Starsky and Drift t-‘ury Murrys. Maswell Sheet. 221 65 l I. ‘lpni. £3 (.ltl\.lll'c'L‘l. £4 (door). including entry to the postgig club.

I Singing Brickie (Brand ()Ie ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 42‘) 5306. 7.30pm. £2.50 ( £ I .50 niembersi. Watch out for low -slung jeans.

I Jeg, Sm Deep and The Perfect Body ('ayei‘n Bar. Stratliclyde l'niyersity I‘nion. John Street. 56'7 5023. 0pm. l'ree. Students and guests.


I The Big Eyed Beans Whistle Binkics. .\'iddry Street. 55" 5I I4. llpni. l'ree.

I Andi Neate ( ~oiiinion (irounds. 2/.3 North Bank Street. 226 l4I6. 7.30pm. l'l't‘c'

I Grits 'n’ Gravy Trio .la// Inn”. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288 I0pin ~ 3am. £4 (£3 I, See Thu 4.

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Ticket information

Tickets for most medium/large concerts can be bought from the followmg:

Virgin, Arger Street. 204 5I5l Tower Records Argyle Street. 204 2500.

Credit card bookings from: Ticket Link: 227 551 I.

Virgin Princes Street. 220 3234. Ripping Records South Bridge. 226 70”).

Assembly Rooms George Street. 220 4349

I Neil Diamond Sl~.('(‘. (ilasgo‘w. 287 7777. l'll I‘)/Sal 2(lr’.\lon 22 l'cli.

I Underworld Barrow land. (ilasgow. Thu 4 Mai.

I Catatonia Baiiow land. (ilasgow. Suit I4 Mar.

I Orbital Barrow land. (ilasgow. Sun 2I Mai.

I Meatloaf .s't-,(‘('. (ilttsgiiw. 287 7777. Sun 4 Apr.

I Stereophonics Barrow land. (ilasgow. Thu I5/l4ri l6 Apr.

I Beautiful South St-.(‘(‘. (ilasgiiw. 287 7777. Thu 22 Apr.

I Gary Barlow Sli('(‘. (ilasgow. 287 7777. Sat 24 Apr.

I Super Furry Animals Barrow land. (ilasgow. l'll 30 Apr.

I Beastie Boys Sl~.(‘('. (ilasgtiw. 2s7 7777. Mon 3 May

I Tony Bennett (ilasgow Royal (‘oncert Hall. 287 55 I I. Tue 4 May - I Jewel (ilasgow Royal ('oticci‘l Hall. 287 55l |. Sat 8 May

I All Saints Sl-.(‘(‘. (ilasgtiw. 287 7777. Tue I5 .liiii. Izdinbuigh. Playhouse. 557 2500. Sun I8 '\[)I

I Celine Dion Murray tieId Stadium. lidinburgh. 540 8383. \\'ed 7 _lt|l.


The dates listed below are for one- off or ticketed shows; see separate section for free residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided

3 that details reach our offices at least

eight days before publication. Jazz listings compiled by Abigail Bremner.



I UK Roots The Tron. Hunter Square. 226 0931. 8.30pm. £5 (£4). Pianist Simon Wallace and windperson Charlotte (ilztsson (of Divine Comedy fame) bring their band to The Tron for a unique

combination of traditional melodies and

world music grooves.

I Grits 'n' Gravy Trio Jazz .loilit. .s’ Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0pm--3ani (band on-stage llpm). £4 (£3 l. The

chromatic tones of Paul Harrison's

keyboard combine with Paddy i‘laherty's drums and Kenny Iillis's bass to create a sound popular with tiazz u/it mum/m. I).I silt‘boi't comes from Kulu and the l.l/./ttl'tl Lounge l)J.s‘.



I Glasgow Jazz Record Club t'niianan (‘hurch Centre. 72 Berkeley Street. 22! 3I54. 7.30pm. ‘Art ()f Arrangement

.Iazl. And Classical' with Graham Hair. professor of music at (.ilasgow I'niversity. Further details are a\ ailable from Iirnic Speirs. 14 (ilendee Road. Renfrew. PA4 0Al). (ll-ll 886 294‘).


I Midnight Blue Cale (iraffiti. Mansfield Place Church. Broughton Street. 557 8003. ‘).3()pnr 2am. £6 (£5). The resident MB Players do their soulful stuff. while I).l Tinku mans the decks.

I Jamie Anderson's Dogcatcher Trio

.lazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. |0pm - 3am (band on-stage midnight ). £5 (£4). London's hottest underground ia/l band. featuring ace drummer (.ienc Calederaz/o. visit lidinburgh. I).| action from Sly Si and Kulu.



I Brian Kellock Duo Ari I.o\ei's' Cafe. House lior An Art l.o\ er. Bellahouston Park. It) I)umbreck Road. 0I4I 353 477‘). 8pm. Live jazz while you eat from top Scottish pianist Brian Kellock. who seems to have lost one of his usual associates for this eyent. Bookings can be taken froin 6.30pm onwards.


I Swing Junction The Merlin. I68 Moi‘ningside Road. 447 432‘), 8pm lam. £7. .lunip iiye ia/z e\ponents Deacon Jones and the Siiiiiei's_|oiti Displaying iaH music from the 30s and 40s at this club.

I Jamie Anderson's Dogcatcher Trio .la/l Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. I0pm 3am (batid on-stage midnight l. £5 (£4). See Fri 5.

I Lizzard Lounge (‘afc (haunt. Mansfield Place ('hurch. Broughton Street. 557 8003. l0piii--2ani. £6 (£5). l‘uturistic I.atin sounds as l)Js‘ luscpl] and Al are

_|()lilt‘tl by Latin-jaz/ters lil Contents.



I Brian Kellock Trio 8: Tasty .la/l Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 22l I288. 8pm 3am. £3. The Brian Kellock Trio. fronted by one of Scotland’s foremost iazz pianists. take over the Sunday residency slot. playing new material as well as tunes front their new album. otit on the new- ('aber Music label. They take to the stage at the earlier time of 8.30pm. Tasty. now playing at midnight. are the regrotiped Iirban Sotil Iiiiseiiible who. with vocalist Alice h‘lcluughlin. bassist Ben Schogler. plus percussion. create an acoustic sound.

I None Of The Above Bongo Club. I.) New Street. 556 5204. 8.30pm—noon. £6 (£4). The performers at this cabaret club include Jamie Anderson's Dogcatchers Trio (see Thu). as well as classical and surf music from The California Guitar Trio (See preview).



I Drake Music Project Concert Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 667 7776. l.l5~-2. I5pin. Free. The Drake Music Project creates opportunities for disabled people to play and compose music using modern technology. This concert features children from (iraysmill atid Broughton schools as well as a group of adults who will be utilising Drakes musical technology. Also playing are Meantime. made tip from well-known faces on the Scottish jazz circuit. including liddie Severn. Haftor Medboe. Paul Harrison. Mario Caribe and Alan I)aIe. For more information on the project's workshops. call ()l3l 228 6767.

I Altered Beatz 99 Jazz Joint. .s' Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0pm 3am (baiid on-stage I Ipmi. £3. What started in an esperiment in law and drum ‘n’ bass has turned into a batid featuring Richie Rufftone and Vital Signs on decks. vocalist Alice .\lcl.atighlan. saxophonist Nick McCalluni and keyboardist l‘lelCtllSL‘. They're currently preparing material for a visit to l.()ti(l()ll.



I Tim Barella Big Band l-ouquet‘s Bar. 7 Renfield Street. 226 4958. 8pm. I‘ree. A one-olf gig for this big band. featuring vocals front Iiddie Toal and music frotn former members of the BBC Scottiin Radio ()rchestra.


I The Dynamic Duo Show .la/l. Joint. .s' Morrison Street. 22l I288. l0pni 3am (band on-stage midnight ). £3. The duo. aka I).l listra and DI Plus ()ne (the winner of this year's Scottish I)M(‘ Mixmg Championshipsi. are _]()lllL‘tl by rappers and breakdancers for old and no skooI hip hop \ ibes.



I Grosz, Burnap, Finlay 8: Steele Quartet Pattick Burgh Maiii Hall. ‘) Burgh Hall Street. 287 55l I. 8pm. £|0 (£8). Renowned guitarist Many (ii'os/

jazz MUSIG

is joined by Campbell Burnap on trombone. Tom Finlay on piano and bassist Ricky Steele for this Jazz Co-op



I Cathie Rae's Jazz Singers’ Night Jazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. I0pm-3am (band on-stage llptn). £4 (£3). Both established singers and newcomers drop in for this traditional jazz night with music from the Brian Kellock Trio I)Js Kulu and Jaze spin jazz records in support.


I James Flynn Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 mm. 7.30pm. £8 (£4). The crooner presents his new show. ‘Singing And Swinging'. featuring classic songs from the likes of Sinatra and Bennett.

THURSDAY 11 Edinburgh

I Spontaniacs Tron Jazz Cellar. Hunter Square. 554 4510. 8.30pm. £4 (£3). l-‘ronted by composer and bass- player Dave Conway. Spontaniacs specialise in esperiniental jazz. including sotne forays into minimalism. Iilectric guitarists Iain Carlton and led Brockie. plus I)es Travis on drums. complete the quartet.

I Grits 'n' Gravy Trio Jazz. Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 22l 1288. 10pm--3am (band (in-stage llpm). £4 (£3). See Thu 4.


I Glasgow Jazz Record Club Unitarian Church Centre. 72 Berkeley Street. 22l 3l54. 7.30pm. ‘I)ick Morrissey‘ with Bill Newman. Further details are available from Iit'nic Speirs. l4 CIIendee Road. Renfrew. PA4 0A1). ()l4l 886 294‘).


I Martin Taylor With Acoustic Mania Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 667 7776. 8.30pm. £l0—£ l 2.50 (£6). Antonio I-‘orcione and Neil Stacey. of Acoustic Mattia. join forces with Stephane Cirappelli's renowned collaborator Martin Taylor for a virtuoso guitar performance of stunning dexterity which takes in Latin. jazz. African and classical styles.

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Martin Taylor joins Acoustic Mania at Edinburgh's Queen's Hall,, Fri 12 Feb.

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