MUSIG rock & pop


I The Cobramatics ’I‘he Seotia. Stockwell Street. 552 868i ~1pm. Free. Fortnightly residency.

I Button Up ('orinthian. irrgrarn Street. 553 Hill l2.30pm. Free. Mellow jazzy acct\nrpaninrerrt to Sunday Brunch.


I Curios? Bongo (‘lub. 14 New Street. 558 "7601. ".30pm. £3 (£2). A night of interactive. experimental music with an open stage. featuring a live set from ’l‘ransgenic. and DJs from El Segundo. Pillbox'. lleadspin and \l’s All Night Jokeshop.

I Imperial Racing Club Downstairs at the 'l'rayerse. ('ambridge Street. 7.30pm. Free. lR(‘ larrnclr their new album on Human ('orrdition Records Iii-cry (ii/‘1 \ (in! (HIV. Support comes from special guest DJs.

I The Rich Hill and Safe Ileriot-Watt Students l'nion. Riecarton. 45l 5333. “pm. l'ree Double bill of local rock and pop.

I Rieser, Double Zero and Heat l.‘.-\ttaelre. Shandw ick Place (under Rutland llotel) ‘lpm. £tbc. A triple hill of local :rets under the \il~.\llS (New Music lll Scotland) banner.

I The Sunday Joint Jazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 538 7385. Upm~3am. £2 (til i. \lellow is rrrost definitely the mood for the .la// .loiut's new Srrrr sessions. with luttky soul grorwes from DJs Sly Si and l‘irrku. plrrs guests.

I Gold llranrrigans. Dundee Street. 228 5885. i first band on ‘lprn. Free.

I Live Music \t'hisrle itinkies. \‘iddry Street. 55" 5| l-1 llprn. l’rec.



I The Cobramatics and The Primevals King 'l‘ut‘s \Vah Walr llut. St Vincent Street. 22! 52 7". 8.30pm £8. 'l‘wo rocking Rrkli combos get together to play tor l)lr:rrrna Aid.

I Kid 606, Lesser and CK Dexter Haven ll‘t- lillr Note ('lub. ('lyde Street. .3 l1 ,‘l Spin. Peculiar electronic goings on t“‘!lll"\'\ ml l-dinburgb‘s House ()l llubors.

I Toxic TV llre l3th \ote (ale. King Street. 55‘ ll-W \‘pnr. L2.

I Huxley, Union Street and Ten Percenter Strawberry Fields. ()swald Srv' <1. 3 ‘l 5“ '1 “rm ‘3 \‘F\llS l he.


I The Star Club 'l'he \ttic. 7l ('owgatc. 225 S 38.‘ 7. 30pm. £1. All the way from \‘rslryillzz l‘errnesee. Kevin Montgomery is about as country as you’re gonna get. lonrlorr 'rlt country boys 'I he (iood Sons .rnd l'drrrburglr‘s \ery own lhe l'elsorrs open the proceedings.

I Millennium Metaphors the Venue. l7 fl t .Iltorr Road. 55" 1073. 9pm. £l2 (l. I"). this liye hip hop extrayaganza features the crearrr ol' the Jazz Fudge label's artists including Phi Life Cypher. Ills Ser llt h. Sirenran and one-time Scr'iielr l‘eryerts First Rate and Plus One. along ".itlr beatbos from the country's l‘irresl. Kela i

I Altered Beatz 2000 Ja.'/ Joint. 8 Morris~ n Street. 5.38 "3S5. ltlpnr 3am L: l Li J. See \ltitl l7.

I Mark Neal ( ‘omrnorr Grounds. 2 3 Nort“. ’ir'rl. Street. 220 I lift. l'ree.

I Live Music \Vhisrle liinkies. Nirtrlry Street, 5| l l. l lprrr. l tee.



I Jackie Leven ’l he l'erry. ('Iytle Place. 42" Sift) " 30pm. l'ree. lintry by ticket only. ( all Ian Si/eland :rl S'lV on 300 37M to l": included on the waiting list. (‘eltrc soul brother l.c\ctt is recording a set lot S'l \"s Artery arts show 'l'his rescheduled date was still to be absolutely I’wirt‘vrrrerl ti tirrre ol going to press

I Papa M and The Mighty Joe Young Trio King lrrl‘s \\ :l‘ \‘y'rlr ler St Vincent

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New Bomb Turks combine old-fashioned rock ‘n' roll asthetics with raw, punk rodt energy on their new album Nightmare Scenario. They play King Tut’s, Glasgow, Sat 15 Apr

Street. 22] 527‘). 8.30pm. £6.50 plus booking Lee. David Pajo. or the artist formerly known as Aerial M, may have changed the name of his outfit but he still plays the same textured post-rock. With support from young Joe and two chums. I The Radio Sweethearts The l3th Note (Kite. King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £2. Songs sung blue from the new country combo.

I Fenster, Snib Glider, Puc and Cartel Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 221 7871. 9pm. £3.

I Jiva, The Perfect Body and Diobane Glory Box. ('urlers. Byres Road. 338 651 l. 8.30pm. Free.

I Acoustic Open Mic Bubble Lounge. Stratlrclyde Uniyersity Union. John Street. 567 5023. 0pm. Free. Students and guests


I Angelica The Attic. 71 (‘owgate, 225 8382. ".30pm. £4. With special guests. I Diskographaz Jazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 538 7385. lllprn- 3am. £2 (£l). Belts and scratching in a hip hop stylee as turntable technician DJ Extra (of HO and The D} nanric Dun) takes oycr the decks.

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

I Open Mic Night Whistle Binkies. Niddry Street. 557 5i l-l. llprn. Free. l‘olk fun for all.

I Men In Black Brannigans. Dundee Street 228 5885. First band on 9pm. Free.



I The People Under The Stairs The Arches. Midland Street. 221 4001. 9pm. £8 (adyanecl. (W door). A lyrical. jazzy approach to hip hop from this LA-based group making their UK debut.

I The Butterflies Of Love and Airport Curl ‘l'he l3th \Iote ('al'e. King Street. 553 MR8. 8pm £3. (‘onneeticutt non- brotlrers Dan and Jeffrey Greene reveal their British indie influences with their debut albtrnr [lore Ii) Knme The Rutter/71m ()7/ ore and new single ‘\\'intertime ()rreen'.

I Angelica \ic Bar. Glasgow School Of Art. Renlrew Street. 332 060]. 7pm. [the leen girl group with attitude.

I Zuba, Brilliant Corners and Melonhaus King 'l'ut‘s \Valr Walt llut. St Vincent Street. ‘_.‘l 527” 8.30pm. £3.50. \liMIS Liye.

I Vagrant, Rolla, King Kirby and Seaone Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. Sauchiehall Street. 333 063". 0pm. NEMIS the.

I Bronx l lares. Bath Street. 33! 5l6tl. 9pm. Free. Sounds of the 70s.

I Acoustic Open Mic The llalt Bar. Woodlands Road. 5(i-l I527. 9pm. Free. \Veekly unplugged session.


I The Complete Stone Roses The l rqurd Room. ‘le Victoria Street. 225 ‘5“ "but 9’7 See l-ri ll.

I Porridge Stoats The Attic. 7] Cowgatc. 225 8382. 7.30pm. £2—£3. A Mutiny presentation.

I Elkin, Post Diluvian and Abigail's Glorious Voice The Venue, 17—21 Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £3. Local band night featuring Elkin. Post-Diluvian with the former singer-songwriter from Flood and the newly named Abigail‘s Glorious Voice. who you might know better as Hemlock.

I The Funk Revelation Bongo Club. 14 New Street. 558 7604. 9pm. £5. Terr- piece band Soul (‘ollective brew up a unique brew of soul. jazz. funk and hip hop.

I Jazz Singers' Night Jazz Joint. 8 Morrison Street. 538 7385. 9pm—3am. £4 (£3). See Wed 19.

I Elvis The King Returns! Brannigans, Dundee Street. 228 5885. First band on 9pm. Free. The stinking cadaver of Mr Presley brings its rotting self to Brannigans only joking. no necrophilia this is a top Elyis tribute show.

I Bannerman's 212 (‘owgate. 556 3254. 9pm. Free. The Jackats provide the pre-club soundtrack.


I Engelbert Humperdinck (‘lyde Auditorium. SEC’C‘. Finnieston Quay. 287 7777. 7.30pm. £23.50,’£2l .50,'£18.50 plus booking fee. The man who wrote the book on chest hair and crooning finally makes it to Glasgow for this rescheduled show.

I Blue River Giants, Jensen and Lunar Page King Tut‘s Wah Walr llut. St Vincent Street. 221 5270. 8.30pm. £3.50. NEMlS Live.

I Sweet FA. Hustler, The Unit, Puresound and Solaris The (‘artrouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 7pm. £3. Unsigned band night.

I Stapleton The l3th Note (life. King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £2.

I Superhero, Sherpa, Kain and Sleepflower Strawberry Fields. ()swald Street. 221 7871. 9pm. £3.

I The Real Abba Gold Motherwell Concert Hall. (‘iyic (‘entre. Motherwell. (H608 267 5l5. 8pm. £13.50 (£l2). 'l'he Abba tribute group present their “rank You For The Music show.

I Jam Session Samuel Dow‘s. Nithsdale Road. 423 0|07. 8.30pm. Free. I Live Music Eat Drink Man Woman. King Street. 552 9260. 0pm. Free.


I Four-Stroke-Five Jazz Joint. R Morrison Street. 538 7385. 10pm ~- iam £4 (£3). See Thu 13.

I Scott MacDonald ('ommon Grounds. 2'3 North Batik Street. 226 Min. 7.30pm. Free.

I The Untouchables lirannigans. Dundee Street. 228 5885. First band on 9pm. Free.

I Live Music \Vltistlc liinkies. Niddry Street. 557 5t l4. llprn. l‘ree.

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Ticket information

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

Virgin, Buchanan Galleries, 332 4400 Credit card bookings from:

Ticket Link: 287 $511.

Way Ahead: 339 8383.


Virgin Princes Street, 220 3234. Ripping Records South Bridge, 226 7010.

Assembly Rooms George Street, 220 4349

Way Ahead 0141 339 8383

I Pantera Barrowland, Glasgow 28 Apr.

I The Damned Cathousc. Glasgow, 28 Apr. I The Damned Liquid Room. Edinburgh 20 Apr.

I LA Doors Garage. Glasgow. 2‘) Apr.

I LA Doors Venue. Edinburgh. 30 Apr.

I Blues 2000 Corn Exchange, Edinburgh. 30 Apr.

I Raissa Garage. Glasgow, 30 Apr.

I Dark Star \"nue. Edinburgh. 1 May.

I Ute temper Royal Concert Hall. Glasgow. 2 May.

I Horace Andy Venue, Edinburgh. 4 May. I The Crocketts ('athouse. Glasgow. 4 May. I Youssou N'Dour Royal (‘oncert llall. Glasgow. 5 May.

I Steps srzcc. Glasgow. 5,76 May.

I Rachel Stamp ('athouse. Glasgow. 8 May. I The Delgados Liquid Room. Edinburgh. 0 May.

I Elastica Garage. Glasgow. 9 May.

I The Flaming Lips Garage. Glasgow. to May.

I Paul Weller Barrowland. Glasgow. l2/l3 May.

I The Silencers Liquid Room. Edinburgh. r3 May.

I Paul Weller Playhouse. Edinburgh. H May.

I Ian Hunter Liquid Room. Edinburgh. to May.

- I Lou Reed Playhouse, Edinburgh. 17 May.

I The Wolf Tones Barrowland. Glasgow, 20 May. I Mike Scott Greenock Arts Centre. 20 May.

I Mike Scott Lyceum. Edinburgh. 2] May.

I Shirley Bassey St-Z(‘(.‘. Glasgow. 21 May. I Shooglenifty Liquid Room. Edinburgh. 23 May.

,I Big Big Country Festival Various yenues.

Glasgow. 24 May—4 Jun.

I St Etienne Art School. Glasgow. 25 May.

I Asian Dub Foundation Garage. Glasgow. 25 May.

I Average White Band Liquid Room. Edinburgh. 25. 26 May.

I One Minute Silence Garage. (ilasgow, 3s May.

I Vonda Shepard ('oncert Hall. Glasgow,

30 May. I Big Country Barrowland. Glasgow. 2‘ May.

5 I Nancy Griffith 8: The Blue Moon

Orchestra Royal (‘oncert Hall. Glasgow, I


I Muse Garage. Glasgow. 2 Jun.

I Homelands Siftlitl Farm. Dalleagles. 3 Jim. I Pearl Jam SF.(‘('. Glasgow. 3 Jun. Stll I) OUT

I Gabrielle (‘ottier'l'lreatre. l2 l3 lirn.

I The Fall Liquid Room. l6 Jun.

I Eric Bibb ()ueens Hall. Edinburgh. 20 Jun I The Beta Band Garage. (ilasgow. 23 Jun.

I Leatherface ('atlrouse. Glasgow. 23 Jan

I Tina Turner llarnpderr. Glasgow. 7 Jul.

I T in the Park Balado. Kinross. 8 0 Jul.

I Alice Cooper Barrow lartd. Glasgow, lb Jul.

I Oasis Murraytield. Edinburgh. 2‘) Jul.

I Mel C Royal ('oncert llall. Glasgow. U Sep. I Chris Rea ('oncert Hall. Glasgow. 2l tier

I Gabrielle ('arrd llall. Dundee. 5 Noy.

I Gabrielle (‘lytle .-\uditorium. Glasgow 6 Noy.

I Tom Jones Sl5('( '. Glasgow. l7 Not

I Marti Pellow (’lyde Auditorium. Glasgow. 2“ Nt‘\.