MUSIG rock & pop


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I Open Stage The Hall Bar. Woodlands Road. 564 l527. 4—8pm. Free. .lam session for local musicians.

I Scott MacDonald The Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. 564 l527. 9pm. Free. I World Of Jellyfish Kilkennys. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.

I The Sound Samuel Dow’s. Nithsdale Road. 423 ()l()7. 8.30pm. Free.

I The Deep End Tlte Wharf. Yoker Ferry Road. 95‘) 2()l(). 9pm. Free.


I Abdoujaparon, Huckleberry and Imperial Racing Club Cas- Rock. West Port. 22‘) J34l. 9pm. £4 . Fruitbat from Carter USM brings his unpronouncable new band to town. He's supported by two excellent bands on Edinburgh's Human Condition records. See review page 3‘) for ltnperial Racing Club.

I Elemental Jazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 22| I288. l()pm~3am. £5 (Hi. Mellow funk six piece to stitooth you into the groove.

I Abdoujaparon and Huckleberry Cas Rock. West Port. 22943“. 9pm. £()/£5. I Hud Yer Wheesht 232 (‘annon's (.iait. Canongate. 556 4-18 I. 9pm. Free.


I Boyzone SliC‘C‘. l‘innieston Quay. 287 7777. SOLD OUT. See Fri 7.

I Reef and A Barrowland. (.iallowgate. 552 40m. 7.30pm. U2 plus booking fee. No age restriction. Hoary. earthy pop/rock from Reef who distill their usual rootsy mix further on new album Rides. Support from the industrial- strength 3‘. See preyiew. page 38.

I S.C.A.M. King Tut's Walt Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 22l 527‘). 8.30pm. SOLD OUT. See Stll 8.

I Straw Dogs and Combat Rock Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 OH I. 7pm. £4. Tributes to Stiff Little Fingers and The Clash respectively; although you had probably already guessed that. despite those cryptic names.

I Pentathol and Mashaka The I.‘~th Note Club. (‘lytle Street. 243 2|77. 8pm. L3.

I Senna and Single Skin Nice‘n'Slea/y. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm

I Drew Robertson The What-t". Yoket' Ferry Road. ()5‘) 30m. 3 (rpm. l-ree. The singer with (‘otnmttmerits-st} Ie combo Counselletl Out.

I Live Music Kilkenny s. John Street. 552 3505. 9pm. Free.


I James Taylor Quartet The \‘enue. (‘alton Road. 557 3073, 8pm. L“). Not to be confused \\ ith the West ('oast troubadour James Taylor. .ITQ ha\ e been doing their acttl _ia// thing lor eons and it still sounds damned litre. They lost can't help but Hammond ll tip.

I Brian Kellock Trio and Discographers .la// John. 8 Morrison Street. 221 I288. 8pm 3am. £3. See Still 2,

I Dangerous Saints Wilkie House. 207 Cowgate. 225 5583. 9pm. £3.



I Boyzone SliCC. Finnieston Quay. 287 7777. SOLD OUT. See Fri 7. The boyz finally relinquish their hold on the SECC with this last show. There will be tears before bedtime.

I Debris and Decrepid The |3th Note Cafe. King Street. 553 lo38. 8pm. £3.

I Acoustic Night Nice 'n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Jam


I Jonathan Kemp Common (irounds. 2/3 North Batik Street. 226 NH).

3 7.30pm. Free. See Mon 3.



' I Meat Loaf Sli('('. l‘illtlies‘lolt Quay. 287

7777. (3.30pm. £25 plus booking fee. See Tue 4. You wait eons for a Meat l.oafgig and their two come along iii the one week. I Glasgow Songwriters Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 592-1. 9. l 5pm. l‘ree. Plus open mic guest spot.


I The Dynamic Duo Show Jazz. Joint. x

Morrison Street. 22| I288. l()pm— 3am. £3. See Ttte -l and Local Live. page 3‘).

j I Sam Prekop Cafe Royale. West

Register Street. 557 4702. 9pm. Ticket price to be confirmed. American ayant- rock aka The Sea And (fake from the ultra cool Thrill Jockey label.

I Colin Campbell Common Grounds. 2/.3 North Bank Street. 22() l4 l6. 7.30pm. liree. See Tue 4.



I Supergrass and Ultrasound liarrowland. Gallowgate. 552 J(i()l. 7.30pm. £12.50 pllls booking fee. See preytew. page 36. for those ehirpy pop maestros Supergrass. .-\ll right-thinking music fans will be glad to hate them back. bill the masses are tliyrded on l'ltrasound »- an intense. reyelatory

esperience or last more tioodltttg prog

bollocks’.’ The decision is yours.

I Pigpen and Valuta ('ilasgow School ()f.-\rt. Renfrew Street. 332 ()(i‘) I. See Fri 30 for \'aluta. l’igpen are a newish litlinburgh combo of air alternatiye persuasion.

j I The Charm, Bulb Chutney, Pie and

Surround Strawberry l‘lt‘ltls. ()s‘wald Street. 22! 787i, ()pm. £3.

I Battle Of The Bands Nice ‘n' Sleazy.

Sattchtehall Street. 333 “037. 0pm. l‘ll's‘t senn-fmal.

Soul Kings Hares. Bath Street. RSI

5 l()(). 0pm. l‘t‘ee.

I Johnny Logue liiel. Ashton lane. 342 who. 8pm. l-t‘ee. Solo acoustic spot.


I Boothacre, Eskimo and Coloursound

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