The following details are for regular free weekl dates: see main listings for one-of or ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by city, then by da . Residencies will be listed, provi ed that up-to-date details are supplied to us. Jazz Residencies listings are compiled by Abigail Bremner.


I Live Jazz Yes Cafe-Bar. 22 West Nile Street. 22I 8044. 8pm. Various artists.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand. 3—7 lilmbank Gardens. 248 4942. l0pm. Lounge pianist.


I Bobby Wishart Borders Books. Music and Cafe. 98 Buchanan Street. 222 7700. 7.30—9.3()pm. Mellow.

I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I The Graham Trio Yes Cafe-Bar (see Thu). 9pm. Traditional.

I Chris Clark Quartet Kelvinpark Lorne Hotel. 923 Sauchiehall Street. 334 489l. 9.15pm. Mainstream and Latin. with various guests.

I Andy Young Baby Grand (see Thu). l0pm. Jazz DJ.


I Violet Leighton Trio Botttarde Brasserie Elderslie Street. 333 9735. l—4pm. Free. Singer and band.

I George Penman All-Stars Bourbon Street. l08 George Street. 552 014 I. 2—5pm. Traditional.

I Harry Margolis Big Band L’Attache. 27 Waterloo Street. 221 32 ll). 2—5pm. Big band.

I Lauder's Big Band Lauder's. Sauchiehall Street. 33l 5l8(). 2—5prrr. The big band sound. with vocals from Heather Whiteford.

I Live Jazz Brel. 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 3-6pm. Free. With Latin-jazzers Carnauba on Sat 20 Feb and contemporary outfit Segment on Sat 27 Feb.

I Sizzlers Steakhouse 79 Albion Street. 552 4200. 9pm. Jazz. guitar and vocals.

I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Kenny Paterson Trio Cafe Rouge. John Street. 552 4433. 8.3()—l().3()pm. Jazz and swing standards with vocals. I The Graham Trio Yes Cafe-Bar tsee Thu). 9pm. Traditional.

I Live Jazz Brewery Tap. l055 Sauchiehall Street. 339 8866. 9.30pm. Jazz funk.

I Jazz Piano Baby Grand tsee Tlrtr). IOpm. Lounge pianist.


I Tom Colquhoun Brewery Tap (see Sat). 3pm. Jazz and Latin guitarist.

I Tommy Reid Jazz Quintet Fox cv Hound. Houston. ()I5()5 6I2448. 3-6pm. Traditional.

I Chris Clark Jazz Trio Drum & Monkey. 93 St Vincent Street. 22I 6636. Mainstream and Latin with various guests.

I Three's Company McMaster's. 3a Park Terrace. Charing Cross. 35.3 6 I 3 I. 4pm. Informal jam. with a welcome extended to any interested young tau. rrrusician.

I Violet Leighton Trio Polo Lounge. Wilson Street. 4—6 )m. Singer and hand. I Blackfriars Col ective Blackfriat‘s. 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. 9pm. Modern tau.


I Fionna Duncan with The Ronnie Rae Trio McChuill's. 40 High Street. 552 2 l 35. 9pm. Mairtstrearrrjazz tunes with this renowned singer.

Shelter Week 1999 Ceilidhs


Saturday 20th February 7.30pm - midnight Music from

The Robert Fish Band GLASGOW

Friday 26th February 7.30pm midnight Henry Wood Hall, Claremont Street Music from Macappella

Tickets for both events: £6/£4 concessions available from Claire Davies on 0131 473 7180

Shelter is a registered charity (No. 263710)




50 THE LIST l8 Feb~4 Mar 1999


I Bobby Wishart Russell's Bar Cafe. 77 Bytes Road. 334 4973. 8—l lprn. Mainstream and modern.

I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant (see Tbtr). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Tom Urie And Guests Polo Lounge (see Stilt). 9.30pm. Pianist and singer.


I Jazz Piano Yes Restaurant (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Nimbus Cottier's Bar. 93 Hyndlatrd Street. 357 5827. 9pm. Jazz/funk. alternating between band and l).ls.


i Thursdays

g I Live Jazz Henderson's. 25 Thistle E Street. 225 2605. 8pm. Artists vary.

I Live Blues Maison Hector. 47

I)eanlrauglr Street. 332 5328.

l0prn~ lam. Blues guitar duo.

I John Trigg's Blue Nun Cellar No. I. Chambers Street. 220 4298.

Illpm —|am. Contemporary s~ with occasional guests.


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

I Live Jazz Henderson‘s (see Thu). 8pm. :\t‘ll.\ls \ary.

I Bill Kyle’s Backbeat Band Cellar

.\'o. l (see Thu). I()prrr- lam. Modern

, gran.

Q Saturdays

I Toto And The Dexters Harry's Bar. Randolph Place. 539 8I00. 3.30-5.30pm. .‘ylarnstream.

; I Alex Shaw Trio Restaurant. Hilton

National Hotel (see Fri). 8pm. Mainstream.

I Jazz Incident/Four with Subie Coleman Cellar No. I (see Thu).

l0pm lam. .»\Iternating fortnightly —-



I Recovery Cellar Bar (see Thu).

I230pm. Various ja/z sounds. pltrs a free Bloody Mary \stth brunch.

I Edith Budge The Dome liar and Grill.

l4 (ieor'ge Slt‘eel. (r24 8024. l- 5pm. Singer.

I Dave Keir Jazztet/Jim Jammers Rose and Crown. Rose Street. 225 4039. |.3l)pnr. .-\lternatmg fortnightly -- tr'adrtronal/rrrodern.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector (See Thu).

4.30-7prn. Mainstream.


I 2/4 Blues Session Tron Ceilidh

House. Hunter Square. 226 093 l. 8pm. I-‘ortrriglitly.

. I Jazz Loungin' with Tim King and

Keatsafarian Cellar No. I (See Thu). ll)prrr-Iam. Contemporary


I Louisiana Ragtime Band Navaar

llotrse Hotel. I2 Mayfield Gardens. 667 2828. 8.30pm. 'l‘raditronal.

I Spirits 0f Rhythm Caley Sample Room. 58 Angle Park Terrace. 337 7204. 8.30pm. 'l‘r'adilional.

I Swing 99 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. 9pm. Swing at the longest residency in lidinbur'gh.

I Cuban Brothers Cellar No. I (See

Thu). Illpm larri. Btisy urrdergroud scene.

I Live Jazz \N'llislle Hittklcs. 4---() South Bridge. 557 5| l4. I0.30pnr. Modern. artists \ary

: Wednesdays

._ I Fat Sam's Band/The Dreamliners

l‘al Sam's. So ‘58 lioutrtainbrrdge. 228 3| I |. 8pm. Swing and rump-


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

I Son De Rhumba (‘ellar No. I (See Thu). l0pm—-Iam. Latinia/J.



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 days before publication. Folk 8. World listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.



I Keiran Halpin New Dawn Folk Club. Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. 8.30pm. £3-—£5.

I Better Crack Club Sloans. Argyll Arcade. 8pm. 9.3. Information ()l50l

75 I425. Stories and music from Nancy Nicolson. Kate Kramer and Francis Logan. I’url ri/ (i/uveurr' Story/est



I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3 I44. Doors open 7.30pm. £5. Live bands.

I Ceilidh Dance The Ferry. Clyde Place. 9pm. £5. Tickets at the venue or in advance from the Ticket Centre. Candleriggs. 227 551 I.


I Al’s All-Night Joke Shop Bongo Club. New Street. 558 7604. l0pm—3am. £8 (£6). Live music from the darkly eclectic Mystery .luice. liarl Okin. Nuns Moses and more. DJs. Live video and live irrter'net link with The Chipolatas in :‘vustr'alia.

I Feis Ceilidh Dance Police Club. York I’lace. 8pm. £5. Supporting the Iidinburgh tchildrens') Feis. Live band. Bar.

I Atlantic Ceilidh Caledonian Brewery. Slateford Road. 449 54 I4. 7.30pm. Doors open 7pm. £5. Information 650 023l. Raising funds for an Atlantic circurnrravigation ‘In The Wake ()f The l’aranrore'.


, Glasgow

I The Story And The Song People's

j Palace. Glasgow Green. l.3()prn. Free. ; Information 550 0223. With Aberdeen's ' Stanley Robertson I’urr of Glasgow


I Better Crack Club The Arches. Midland Street. 22l 400I. 7.30pm. £5 t£3). Tale-tellers David Campbell.

Stanley Robertson and Michael Kerirts.

l’ur'r of (ilusumr‘ .Slrrr'v/i's'l

Edinburgh I Highland Annual Teviot Row Student

. l’riiorr. 8.30pm. £6 (£4). Tickets from the l’nron. Hebrides Bar. Market Street. and Blackfriars Music. Blackfriars Street. For ; 70 years. the great music event has

| presented the finest singers and

rrrrrsrciarrs from (Jaeldom and the

Highlands. Tonight Barra singers Roddy Campbell and Cathy Anne McPhee. (ilenuig piper Iain ly'lacl)onald. fiddler Ken Fraser and more surprise guests take ov er the Traditional Ceilidh; upstairs The Dance is powered by the one-and-only .-\cltar'acle l)o\ maestro Fergie MacDonald's Na Muideartaich. with an added bonus of Freeland Barbour's ()ccasiorrals; and an lrrformal Session

1 takes over the downstairs bar. Hangovers free.

I Gerry Cairns Tron Folk Club. The Tron. Hunter Square. 226 093]. 9pm. £4

: (£3). Maturer talented. Edinburgh- dornrciled Irish singer. and gentle wit.

Glasgow I Voices From The Earth Kibble

l’alace. Botanic Garden. Free. lpm.

2.30pm. 4pm. Iinvironmental tales from Kate .»\rnsworth and Allan Davies. lllltH'lllilllUIl 334 242.2. I’d/'10] Glasgow