MUSIO rock & pop
ROCK & POP: THU 4 APR continued
I The House Of Dubois Cafe Royal Oyster Bar, 173 West Register Street, 556 4124. 8pm. £6. A club for those who love ‘anything to do with music, ﬁlm, art or whatever’ which is a pretty cmmby description really. Expect leftfield sonic experiments with DJing, live electronica and ﬁlm screenings. Ac’ts include Kid 606, CK Dexter Haven, Max Tundra and Ignacio Platas. Tickets from Avalanche and Ripping Records in Edinburgh and John Smiths and Missin in Glas ow.
I Dave Mi ligan Trio Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 538 7385. 9.30pm-3am. £4 (£3). Band on stage at 9.30pm. Pianist Milligan and his trio kick-start the Jazz Joint’s new programme. Fresh from a refurbishment and with a grant from the Musicians’ Union in recognition of their live music promotion, things will be picking up down at the Joint. Lizzard Lounge’s Joseph Malik is the man behind the decks.
I Funk Junkies La Belle Angele, Hastie’s Close, 225 7536. Ilpm-3am. £4 (£3). Laying on the funk, soul and jazz courtesy of the cream of local musicians, whose joint CV includes work with Elemental, Ugly Groove Movement and the Big Bang Big Band. DJ support in the same funk vein.
I Hi-Voltage NB’s, Balmoral Hotel, Princes Street, 477 3471. 9pm. Free. Rock ‘n’ roll from local outﬁt with a CD forthcoming on Nervous Records.
I The Vox Brannigans, Fountainpark, Dundee Street, 228 5885. 9pm. Free. 805 tribute show.
I Jammy Devil Bar Java, 38—42 Constitution Street, 467 7527. 9.30pm. Free.
I Scott MacDonald Common Grounds, 2/3 North Bank Street, 226 1416. 7.30pm. Free.
I The Roods Whistle Binkies, Niddry Street, 557 5114. 11pm. Free.
FRIDAY 5 Glasgow I Steps and Northern Line SECC, Finnieston Quay, 287 7777. 7.30pm. £17.50 plus booking fee. Single seats only left at time of going to press. One of the better manufactured pop acts which, in these sorry post-Take That days, is not saying much. Did anyone catch H trying to be profound and incisive on Jo Whiley? Snigger. I Youssou N'Dour Old Fruitmarket, Albion Street, 287 5511. 7.30pm. £18.50/£16.50 plus booking fee. A world music icon who had a major international crossover hit collaborating with Neneh Cherry on ‘Seven Seconds’. Please note change of venue. I James Taylor Quartet Glasgow School Of Art, Renfrew Street, 332 0691. £10 (£8). Strap on your boogie shoes for JTQ’s acid jazz and Hammond organ spectacular. I Bap Kennedy, Peter Bruntnell and Remedy King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7 plus booking fee. Kennedy was previously a member of Irish epic roots rockers Energy Orchard and has worked with Steve Earle and Nanci Grifﬁths. Last year he released an album of Hank Williams covers but now has an album of original material to promote. He worked on Loner Street with Herbie Flowers, the man responsible for the bassline of ‘Walk On The Wild Side’ but also, regrettably, for Clive Dunn’s ‘Grandad’. I Jim O'Rourke and Loren Mazzacane Conners The 13th Note Club, Clyde Street, 243 2177. 8pm. £8 (advance), £9 (door). Tickets from the club, Missing Records, Wellington Street and Virgin, Buchanan Street. Domino Records tour featuring two musicians who have been working together in Ireland of late. O’Rourke’s CV is a catalogue of collaborations with underground gurus such as Tortoise, Stereolab and Sonic Youth. Last year’s solo album Eureka was a treasure.
Two weekends of electronic experimentation at CCA
28 April - 7 May 2000
For tickets call 0141 332 0522 I visit WWW:CC3’QI8$QOW.COITl
28 April at 89m 29 April at 3pm
Agusti Fernandez I Joel Ryan
I Lawrence Casserley
29 April at 8pm
Louis Moholo I Steve Beresford I John Edwards
Schlippenbach Trio .
30 April at 3pm 30 April athm
4 May at 9.30pm ~ amm
5 May athm 6 May at 3pm 6 May at 8pm
7 May at 3pm, 7 May at 8pm
50TllE UST 27 Apt—ll May 2000
Lawrence Cassserley I Paul Lytton Richard Barrett I Mary Oliver
Barry Guy ~ \Mtch Gong Games Maya Homburger I Batty Guy
Kenny Wheeler Quartet .
270 Sauchiehall Street Glasgow 62 36H T: 0141 332 7521 F: 0141 332 3226 E: gonthcaglaegowxom www.cca-glasgow.eom
Joel Ryan / Evan Parker Aki Takase I Rudi Mahall
Alex von Schlrppenbach I Lawrence Casserley
Evan Parker'I Barty Guy I Paul Lytton lrene Schwetzer'
A double dose of organ grinding is in store from the original acid jazzer James Taylor and his quartet. They play Glasgow School of Art on Fri 5 May and Edinburgh
I Macrocosmica and Akira Nice ‘n’ Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 9pm. Loud bit/quiet bit guitar antics from Macrocosmica.
I Diadem, Dudload and Shrinking Violet Fury Murrys, Maxwell Street, 221 6511. 9pm. £4, including entry to post- gig club.
I Abba Disco Party Bourbon Street, George Street, 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£16.50 with dinner). Featuring an Abba tribute combo.
I Virgil Kane The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 8.30pm. Free.
I Fez McChuiIIs Way Out West, Kelvinhaugh Street, 221 5569. 9.30pm. Free.
I Independence Samuel Dow’s, Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.
I Human Condition Records Tenth Anniversary Party The Pleasance Cabaret Bar, 60 Pleasance, £tbc. The Edinburgh label celebrate ten years in showbiz with sets from Eugene Kelly, Obaben and Imperial Racing Club and DJ sets from the inimitable Vic Galloway (Radio 1) among others.
I Clinic The Attic, Dyer’s Close, 71 Cowgate, 225 8382. 7.30pm. £6 (£5). An Evol presentation of quirky rockers promoting their new single ‘The Return Of Evil Bill’.
I Bombskare and Proi Cas Rock, 104 West Port, 229 4341. 9.30pm. £3. A double header of local ska antics.
I Al's All Night Jokeshop Bongo Club, 14 New Street, 558 7604. 10pm. £8 (£5 before 11pm—£6). It’s an April Fool’s special at the jokeshop where comedy, cabaret and music mingle. London Big Beat combo Psychedelia Smith (apparently Normal Cook’s favourite band) are performing along with Radge Against The Machine and acoustic duo The Didley Brothers. DJs include Believe (Boogie Mo Dynamo), Dolphin Boy (Black Bo’s), Dutch Schultz (La Honda) and Justanothabrotha (Phactory).
I The Subie Coleman Band Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 538 7385. 10pm—3am. £5 (£4). Band on stage at midnight. Smooth soul sister and vocalist around town Subie Coleman fronts her own outfit, which will saunter through a selection of soul and funk classics. DJ support comes from Jazz Joint regular Andy B.
Venue on Sun 7 May
I Jonathan Kemp Common Grounds, 2/3 North Bank Street, 226 1416. 7.30pm. Free.
I Little Green Monkeys Whistle Binkies, Niddry Street, 557 5114. 11pm. Free.
SATURDAY 6 Glasgow I Steps and Northern Line SECC, Finnieston Quay, 287 7777. 2.30pm/7.30pm. £17.50 plus booking fee. Single seats only left at time of going to press. See Fri 5. I Horace Andy and Planet Claire King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7.50 plus booking fee. See Fri 3. I Tina Turner Tribute Bourbon Street, George Street, 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£16.50 with dinner). I Open Stage The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 4—8pm. Free. Weekly session for local musicians. I Pelter The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 8.30pm. Free. I Hugh Reed And The Velvet Underpants McChuills, High Street, 552 2135. 10pm. Free. Hugh swings his ‘Pants once again, after a variety of other inferior incarnations. I Jamie Barnes Waxworks, Candleriggs, 552 8717. 9pm. Free. Blues veteran. I Mistreated Samuel Dow’s, Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. I Live Music McChuiIls Way Out West, Kelvinhaugh Street, 221 5569. 9.30pm. Free.
I The Rich Hill and Ellis The Attic, Dyer’s Close, 71 Cowgate, 225 8382. 7.30pm. £4. Up-and-coming bands do their stuff.
I Dysfunction Live The Attic, Dyer’s Close, 71 Cowgate, 225 8382. 7.30pm. £5 (£4). Goth club night with live music from Downward Thing.
I The Clint Boon Experience The Liquid Room, 9c Victoria Street, 225 2564. 7.30pm. £6. Former Inspiral Carpets organist, Boon is forging ahead with a solo career playing upbeat indie- pop adored by Travis. .
I The Wildebeests and Broke Revrew Cas Rock, 104 West Port, 229 4341. 9.30pm. £3.
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