MUSIC rock & pop

Michael McGoldric

Vertical Records presents


‘fUSED is a thing of beauty and one of the most refreshing selections to see the light of day’.

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Flute player extraordinaire Michael McGoldrick with the hottest tracks of the Millennium, featuring a I posse of the worlds finest : musicians in the Celtic music scene...

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BRAD PAISLEY, THE DERAILERS, WAYNE HANCOCK Hosted by Clyde 2's BILL BLACK 8t PAT GEARRY Doors open 3.00pm. Separate hall leaturing LINE DANCING with MAGGIE GALLAGHER &

THOE DEAN BROS. Also Record/CD/Boolt Stalls - wide variety oi load and drink available. first act on stage approx. 4pm. Reba McEntire on stage approx. 8.45pm ‘til 10.00pm.


Tickets £27.50. £23 and £20 available trom - SECC BOX Office: (0141) 287 7777, Ticketcentre (CandleriggS): 0141 287 5511. Virgin (Glasgow & Edinburgh) CREDIT CARD HOTLINE Way Ahead: 0141 339 8383(24hrs) A or Concerts presentation in association with ASGARD

50 THE “ST 13-27 Apr 2000

Glasgow guitar hero Scott MacDonald parades his acoustic strummings

at King Tut's, Glasgow for the Northern Comfort Evening on Sun 23 Apr




I The Moody Blues SECC, Finnieston Quay, 287 7777. 7.30pm. £21.50/£20 plus booking fee. The band who taught Kula Shaker everything they know about pomp rock and hilarious hippy mumbo jumbo are back. They’re about so much more than Nights In White Satin, mate. Your life will be forever autumn. if you’re not here.

I Brand New Heavies and Nine Yards Barrowland. Gallowgate, 552 4601. 7.30pm. £15 plus booking fee. The Heavies continue their policy of hiring sassy soul vocalists. Carleen Anderson is the latest diva to give her all out front while the band bring the funk. or whatever it is they do when they're not starching their flares. See preview for Nine Yards.

I U. State, Punani, Mac and Sustained King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £3.50. Second Showcase Scotland night of local talent.

I Kevin Montgomery Chambers Bar. Cochranc Street, 552 1740. 7.30pm. £6. Montgomery brings his shmaltz-free earnest acoustic strummings all the way from the US ofA to our country Iovin’ shores.

I Blue Orbit, Elmore and Surround Glory Box. Curlers. Bytes Road. 338 6511. 8.30pm. Free.

I Acoustic Open Mic Bubble Lounge. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 567 5023. 9pm. Free. Students and guests.

I Live Music Stylophone. The 13th Note Cafe, King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £2.

Edinburgh ISplash! Brannigans. Dundee Street. 228 5885. First band on 9pm. Free.



I The Complete Stone Roses King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £8 plus booking fee. Scottish Roses tribute act with the Mani seal of approval.

I Upstarts The 13th Note Club. Clyde Street, 243 2177. 8pm.

I Lapsus Linguae. Fiend and Fretlin The 13th Note Cafe. King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £2.

I Colour Surround Bubble Lounge. Strathclyde University Union. John Street. 567 5023. ()pm. Free. Students and guests.

I The Soul Kings Flares. Bath Street. 331 5160. 0pm. Free. Sounds of the 7(ls. I Acoustic Open Stage The Hall Bar. Woodlands Road. 564 1527. ()pm. Free. Weekly unplugged session.


I Fat Sams Swing Band liKz (formerly liden) Picardy Place, 478 7434. 8pm. £5 (£3 members). Former house band at Fat Sams restaurant in Fountainbridge

premier their new club Fat Sams Swing Club which is said to bring together fans of swing music and dance fora night of jumpin’ and jivin’.

I Jazz Singers' Night Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street. 538 7385. 9pm—3am. £4 (£3). Hosted on fortnightly rotation by Cathie Rae and Subie Coleman. this night sees both established singers and newcomers take to the stage in an open mic session. Accompaniment comes from a stellar quartet which features young keyboardist Paul Harrison and Average White Band drummer Paul Mills.

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

I Lizzy Mack and Freedom Brannigans. Dundee Street. 228 5885. First band on 9pm. Free. Chart hits.

I Open Mic Night Whistle Binkies, Niddry Street. 557 5114. 11pm. Free. Folk free-for-all.

I Bannerman's 212 Cowgatc, 556 3254. 9pm. Free. Czekai provide the pre- club soundtrack.



I Casa, Puc and Jiva King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut. St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £3.50 (advance). £4 (door). Triple bill of local bands.

I The Few, Chinese Burn and Mandarin Fury Murrys. Maxwell Street, 221 6511. £3 (advance). £4 (door). including entry to post-gig club. Weekly showcase of new acts.

I Abba Disco Party Bourbon Street. George Street. 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£16.50 with dinner). Featuring an Abba tribute combo.

I Opopop The 13th Note (are, King

' Street. 553 1638. 8pm. Free.

I Flint, High Above Ground, Fred and Hishanna Strawberry Fields, Oswald Street. 221 7871. 9pm. £3.

I The Vagabonds 'l‘he Scotia. Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 8.30pm. Free. Residency for this covers band.

I Jam Session Samuel Dow’s, Nithsdale Road. 423 (1107. 8.30pm. Free. I Live Music Eat Drink Man Woman. King Street. 552 0260. 9pm. Free.

i Edinburgh

I The Real Thing Brannigans. Fountainpark. Dundee Street. 228 5885. 9pm. £2 prepaid—£3 on the door. The pop sensations behind ltits like ‘You To Me Are Every thing‘ take you way on back to

: their heyday in this special appearance. I El Segundo Bongo Club. 14 New

Street. 558 7604. 10.30pm. £4 (£3). Live hip hop front residents the Naked Circle. with MC Big Dada of Ninja Tune fame.

Featured or; are Red Six and Kristo.

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I Funk Junkies La Belle Angele. ""5 7536. 11pm—3am. £4

i (£3). Laying on the funk. soul and ja/J. . courtesy of the cream of local musicians. whose joint (‘V includes work with

Elemental. Ugly Groove Movement and the Big Bang Big Band. DJ support in the same funk vein.