MUSIC jazz



I Eric Bibb Queen’s Hall, Clerk Street, 668 2019. 8pm. £12.50. See Mon 19. I Grasshopper Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 538 7385. 10pm—3am. £3. Band on stage 9.30pm. A new night of international beats fusion on a general drum & bass tip, with DJs, poets, floorshow and live music.


I Fat Sam’s Swing Club Ego, 14 Picardy Place, 478 7434. 8pm. £5 (£3). Fat Sam's Band are the live attraction tonight and they’ll be taking in all the kings of swing, from Cab Calloway to Glenn Miller. Livening up the joint are dancefloor expert Dr. Jive and vinyl villain Frankie Sumatra (Vegas).

I Singers' Night Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 538 7385. 9pm—3am. £4 (£3). Jazz Joint regular Cathie Rae presents a brand new set ofjazz standards.



I The Sugarman Three The Arches, 30 Midland Street, 221 4001. 9.30pm. £6. The finale to the Intervention fashion festival sees real deal funk and soul from New York saxman Neal Sugarman, accompanied on Hammond organ, drums and guitar. DJ support comes from Nick Peacock. See also Big Beat, Fri 9.


I Tom Finlay Trio Jazz Joint, 8 Morrison Street, 538 7385. 9pm—3am. £4 (£3). Band on stage 9.30pm. Jazz standards and favourites from this classic piano trio. The hard-working Joseph Malik is behind the decks.

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Thursday 1 June 7.30pm Saturday 3 June 3.00pm Bond and Beyond Kids Prom

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Edinburgh Festival Theatre

Box Office: 0131 529 6000

Thursday 15 June 7.30pm Saturday 24 June 7.30pm Not Strictly Ballroom The Four Seasons by Candlelight



The followin details are for regular free weekly ates: see main listings for one-off or ticketed shows. Gigs are listed b city, then by da . Residencies will be isted, providedt at up-to-date details are supplied to us. Jazz Residencies listings are compiled by Abigail Bremner.


I Live Jazz Ad Lib, 111 Hope Street, 248 6645. 9pm. Thu 15 Jun features the innovative sounds of the Burt-McDonald Quartet, with the DS Murray Quartet on Thu 22 Jun.

I Paul Gallacher Corinthian, 191 Ingram Street, 552 1101. 10pm—3am. Piano classics, from Broadway to Beethoven.

I Danny Thompson Baby Grand, 3—7 Elmbank Gardens, 248 4942. 10.30pm. A wide selection from this lounge pianist.


I Shona Fraser & Paul Gallacher Corinthian (see Thu). 6pm—3am. Requests on piano.

I Bobby Wishart & Band Borders Books, Music and Cafe, 98 Buchanan Street, 222 7700. 7.30—9.30pm. Mellow.

I Danny Thompson Baby Grand (see Thu). 10.30pm. Lounge pianist.


I Harry Margolis’ Miller Band L‘Attache, 27 Waterloo Street, 221 3210. 2—5pm. Bi band in the Glenn Miller vein. I Lauder 5 Big Band Lauder‘s, Sauchiehall Street. 331 5180. 2—5pm. The big band sound, with vocals from Heather Whiteford.

I George McGowan Orchestra Eat Drink Man Woman, 34 King Street, 552 9227. 2.30—6pm. Eighteen-piece big band. I Live Jazz Brel, 39 Ashton Lane, 342

Friday 16 June 7.30pm Romeo and Juliet Wednesday 28 June 7.30pm RSAMD Orchestra Saturday 17 June 11.00am Kids Prom Thursday 29 June 7.30pm French Fancies Saturday 17 June 7.30pm Bond and Beyond Friday 30 June 7.30pm Tchaikovsky Night Thursday 22 June 7.30pm Beethoven Night Saturday 1 July 7.30pm Last Night of the Friday 23 June 7.30pm RSNO

CODdUCtOT’S Ch0ice ScottishPower Proms The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Box Office: 0141 287 5511

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Sweet music: soul-funk outfit Sugarman 3 appear at Big Beat. La Belle Angele. Edinburgh, Fri 9 Jun and The Arches, Glasgow, Thu 22 Jun

4966. 3—6pm. Free. For full details of West End Festival jazz events see listings.

I Shona Fraser & Paul Gallacher Corinthian (see Thu). 6pm—3am. Requests on piano.

I Live Jazz Millars, 515 Sauchiehall Street, 248 2016. 8.30pm. Various bands. I Sam Corry 8t Trio Cafe Rouge, John Street, 552 4433. 8.30—10.30pm. Former River Detectives frontman.

I Shelagh Buchanan Sizzlers’ Steakhouse, 79 Albion Street, 552 4200. 9pm. Enjoy jazz guitar and vocals over dinner booking on the number above.

I Live Jazz Brewery Tap, 1055 Sauchiehall Street, 339 0643. 9.30pm. Jazz funk.

I Danny Thompson Baby Grand (see Thu). 10.30pm. Lounge pianist.


I Button-Up Corinthian (see Thu).

1—4 m. Jazz, lounge and soundtracks.

I lee Jazz Bar 10, 10 Mitchell Lane, 572 1446. 3—5pm. Deke and Mike do their stuff on Sun 11 Jun, with singer-songwriter Paul McCormaick on Sun 18 Jun.

I Michael Deans Jazz Quartet Cottiers Bar, 93 Hyndland Street, 357 5825. 4—7pm. Traditional jazz.

I Descargarana at Havana, 50 Hope Street, 248 4466. 8pm—late. Latin-jazz from Che Guevara Five, plus DJ.

I Live Jazz Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street, 552 5924. 9pm. Sun 11 Jun features the Lorna Brown Band, with contemporary jazz from the John Burgess Trio on Sun 18 Jun.

I Kerry Tracey Corinthian (see Thu). 10pm—3am. Classicjazz piano in the Ella Fitzgerald mould.

I Jazz DJ Baby Grand (see Thu). 10.30pm.


I Fionna Duncan with The Ronnie Rae Trio McChuill’s, 40 High Street, 552 2135. 9pm. Mainstream jazz tunes with this renowned singer.

I Kerry Tracey Corinthian (see Thu). 10pm-3am. Classic, laid-back jazz.


I Bobby Wishart 8t Band Russell’s Bar Cafe, 77 Byres Road, 334 4973. 8—1 1pm. Mainstream and modern.

I Live Jazz The Clockwork Beer Co., 1153—1155 Cathcarl Road, 649 0184. 8.30pm. Tue 13 Jun - Bob Dale Band. Tue 20 Jun Ian Jenkins Combo.

I Tom Urie And Guests Polo Lounge (see Sun). 9.30pm. Pianist and singer.

I Paul Gallacher Corinthian (see Thu). 10pm—3am. Hot R&B on piano.


I Tom Urie/Shona Fraser Corinthian (see 'lhu). 10pm—3am. Jazz piano, from easy listening through to contemporary.

I Danny Thompson Baby Grand (see Thu). 10.30pm. Lounge pianist.



I John Burgess & Tom Finlay Cafe Metro, Subway West End. 23 Lothian Road, 229 9197. l—3pm. Contemporary

I Live Jazz Henderson’s, 25 Thistle Street, 225 2605. 8 m. Artists vary.

I The Thing) Men Maison Hector, 47 Deanhaugh Street, 332 5328. 9pm. Blues guitar duo.

I Blue Nun/David Patrick Trio Cellar No. 1, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 10pm—1am. Fortnightly rotation, with Latin-jazz sounds from the David Patrick Trio.


I Live Jazz Henderson's (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Montuna Dix-Neuf, 97 Hanover Street, 225 8619. 8pm. Jazz trio.

I Live Jazz 8: Blues The Soupdragon, 27—31 West Port, 221 1099. 9 m.

I Bill Kyle's Backbeat Ban Cellar No. 1, (See Thu). lOpm-lam. Hot, funky, electric jazz.


I Toto And The Dexters Harry’s Bar, Randolph Place, 539 8100. 3.30—6pm. Mainstream, with vocals from Fay Levy.

I Blues Inc. Dix-Neuf (see Fri). 10pm. Up-tempo electric blues.

I The Jazz Incident/Underground Cellar No. 1 (see Thu). 10pm—lam. On fortnightly rotation contemporary tunes from quintet, The Jazz Incident.


I The Radge Jazz Band The Raj Restaurant on The Shore, Henderson Street, Leith, 553 3980. 12.30—3pm. Enjoy mellow jazz over lunch.

I Live Jazz The Dome Bar and Grill, 14 George Street, 624 8624. l—5pm. Various artists.

I Dominic Spencer Trio Cafe Metro (See Thu). 2-5pm.

I Live Jazz Maison Hector (See Thu). 5—8pm. Mainstream.

I Edinburgh Blues Collective Old Fire Station, 52 Westport, 228 4543. 8.30pm. Fortnightly. Sun 11 Jun. A collective of blues stalwarts and guests.

I Dos Por Tres Dix-Neuf (See Fri). 9pm. Latin jazz from this trio.

lOSexmo Cellar No. 1, (See Thu). 10pm—1am. Classic jazz with piano and vocalist.


I John Burgess & Tom Finlay Cafe Metro (see Thu). 1—3pm. Contemporary

JI Swing 2000 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 225 6843. 9pm. Swing at the longest residency in Edinburgh.

I Billy Kyle's Mistery Jazz Night Cellar No. 1, (see Fri). 9.30pm—1am. An eclectic selection from an ever-changing line-up of musicians.

I Rowena Bar Fez, 16a Queen Street, 226 2530. 10pm. Jazz, blues and folk vocals.


I Fat Sam's Band Fat Sam‘s, 56-58 Fountainbridge, 228 3111. 8pm. Swing and jum -jive.

I lee Jazz Henderson's (see Thu). 8pm. Artists vary.

I Son De Rhumba Cellar No. 1 (See Fri). 10pm—lam. Latinjazz.