rock & pop MUSIC

with an avow ed corrtmttmcnt to the capital's live scene.

I Papa Kane lla\oc. 1.: Belle Angele. llasties Close. 225 7536. 10pm 3am. £5.’£4. Tight funky sounds courtesy of no—frills five piece generattng interest with their melodic. unpretentious vibes. With DJ Andy B on the funk decks.



I Blondie arid Squeeze t‘lytle Auditorium. Sli(‘('. l‘innieston Quay. 287 7777. 6.30pm. £25 £23.50 plus booking fee. Debbie Harry still dances like your mum but the band have lost little in the way of pop finesse and then back

catalogue is hard to beat. Squeeze boast a few crackers in llterr set too. even if all you can remember is ‘(‘ool l-or (‘.tts'.

. I Bryan Adams Stit‘t‘. l‘innieston

()tray. 28.7 7777. 6.30pm. £25 £22 plus

booking fee. /././/////./././.1./././.. I The Chemical Brothers Barrow land. (iallowgate. 552 4601. 8pm lam. SOLD OUT. Over 18s only at this show. See

metal. Rear Gunner can easily be picked out of a line-up owing to their trademark sheepskin jackets and trilby hats, apparently.

I King Kirby, The Walking Monuments To DNA, Only Kismet and Superhero Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 221 7871. 9pm. £3. Part of NEH/S live. I Dieselbone and Astronaughty Bubble Lounge, Strathclyde University Union. John Street, 567 5000. 9pm. Free. Students and guests.

I Battle Of The Bands Queen Margaret Union, University Gardens. 33‘) 9784. 7.30pm. £2 (£1 members). Students and guests. Line-up to be confirmed.

I The Counterfeit Clash Bourbon Street, George Street. 552 0141. 7pm £3 Some Clash numbers before this band digress into other territory.

I The Vagabonds The Scotia. Stockwell Street, 552 8681. 8.30pm. Free. Popular covers.

I Jam Session Samuel Dow‘s, Nithsdale Road. 4230107. 8.30pm. Free.

A Regular sesh. Thur 25. Punctution rock: Tam! at Edinburgh's Attic, Sat 20 Nov I McD's Acoustic Night Rico‘s. Ann 3 I Cinefilm, Riser, Soundbuggy arid Street, Greenock, 01475 783705. 10pm. 1 Volley g2, Sauchiehall Street. 353 3111. I Bush and Cyclefly Barrowland, I Norman Lamont L‘ommon (irounds. £2.50. 7pm. £3.50. An evening of smart indie

Gallowgate, 552 4601. 7.30pm. £11.50 1

plus booking fee. POSTPONED until February. I ATV and The Element The Beat

2/3 North Bank Street. 226 1416. 7.30pm. Free.

I Jazz Singer‘s Night 1.1.4. Joint. s Morrison Street. 221 1288.11.3011111 3.1m.

pop awaits you. I’m! ofr\'l:'.\IlSl.11'e. I Chester The 13111 Note (‘Iub, (‘lyde Street. 243 2177. 9pm. £3.

I The Needles, Whatever and The


I God's Monkey and Eat Rice The Venue, Calton Road, 557 3073. 8pm. £5.

Room. g2, Sauchiehall Street, 353 3111. 7pm. Free. Get your mug on telly and catch one of the classic post-punk outfits Alternative TV, supported by the latest addition to the Creeping Bent label stable, at this recording of the digital TV music show.

I Biffy Clyro. Sweet Steven and Trent King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £3.50 (advance), £4 (door). I’ur! ()fNEM/S Live.

I The Cosmic Rou h Riders, Widescreen and 20 i Nice’n'Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 9pm. Part of le'MIS Live.

I Closer and Late Night Foreign Radio The 13th Note Club, Clyde Street. 243 2177.9 m. £2.

I New Ortfer/Joy Division Night Park 61' Ride, The 13th Note Cafe, King Street, 553 1638. 9pm.

I Khang and Dying Sun The Arena, Oswald Street, 221 3010. 8pm. £3.

I The Pedestrians, Fine Day and Punani Strawberry Fields, Oswald Street, 221 7871. 9pm. £3.

I The Originals Flares, Bath Street. 331 5160. 9.30pm. Free. Sounds of the 70s. I Jonny Logue Brel. Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 8pm. Free. Acoustic residency.

I Open Stage The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 9pm. Free. Weekly session.


I Cinnamon Skin and Bellybutton Honey The Venue, Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £3. Local band night.

I The Music Club 232 Canon’s Gait, Canongate. 556 4481. 9pm. Free. Open mic night acoustic and electric, covers or originals.

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£4/£3. Strbie (‘olernart and Cathy Rae with the Brian Kelloek T110.

I Henry Rollins Queen‘s 11.111. 1 no. Street 668 201‘). 8pm. £12.£11 plus £1 booking fee. Spoken word performance from the one time Black Hag singer.


I The Chemical Brothers Barrow land. Gallowgate, 552 4601. 8pm 31am. SOLD OUT. No age restriction on this sltow. Probably the greatest live dance act in the country at the moment. Their Surrender

1 album is storming, with plenty material . which is easily the equal of show -

stopping tracks like ‘1.eave llome‘. You are hereby instructed to rock your blocks off.

I Smash Hits tour SECL'. l‘intneston Quay, 287 7777. 6.30pm. £15 plus booking fee. Thrill to a selection of the following artistes - Westlife. A 1. Northern line twho'.’), BBMac. Hepburn. Lolly, Point Break and (ilasgow's own New - at the annual plastic pop circus. I Snow Patrol, Senna and Aereogramme King Tut‘s \t‘ah Wah llut. St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £5 pIUs booking fee. The excellent Snow Patrol deliver their bittersweet guitar belters. Parr ofA'IiM/S Lire.

I Olympia, Old Solar and Mainline The 13111 Note Club, (‘lyde Street. 243 2177. 9pm. £3. Parr ofA'I-IMIS Lire.

I Frogpocket and Pariah The 13111 Note Cafe, King Street, 553 1638. 9pm. I Rear Gunner Nice’n'Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Dig the (alleged) new breed of rock scrap

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Two up-and-coming local bands.

I Jammy Devil Bar Java, 38—42 Constitution Street, 467 7527. 9.30pm. Free.

I Andy Neate Common Grounds. 2/3 North Bank Street, 226 1416. 7.30pm. Free.

I Martin Kershaw Quartet Jazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 221 1288. 9.30pm-3am. £4/£3. Scotland’s finest heavy weight jazz.

I Live Music bannedBase, L’Attache. under Rutland Hotel, 10pm—3am. £5 before 11pm. Prize promotions and up-

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Gangsters The Arena. Oswald Street. 221 3010. Aberdeen's The Needles are regarded as one of the city‘s best new bartds. Part of .‘v’liM/S 1.1 w.

I Solution, Sideshow Bob and The Rodents l’ury Murrys. Maxwell Street. 221 6511. 9pm. £4. including entry to post- rig club.

I Be erofka, Little Gecko, The Breeze and Zing Strathclyde University. John Street. 567 5000. Students and guests. Little Gecko were formerly The lloneyflys. Parr ole-IMIS Lit-e.

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