MUSIC rock & pop
ROCK & POP: GLASGOW FRI 6 OCT cont.
I Texas Express Grand Ole Opry, Paisley Road T011, 429 5396. 7.30pm. £3 (£2). Country.
I Abba Disco Party Bourbon Street, George Street, 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£17.50 with dinner). Featuring an Abba tribute act. I ltchycoo Park Samuel Dow’s, Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. Small Faces sounds.
I Churn Pine Trees Inn, Stirling Road, Dumbarton, 01389 726610. 8pm. £2.
I Post Diluvian and Houdini The Attic, Dyer’s Close, 71 Cowgate, 225 8382. 7.30pm. £4. Hardcore noiseniks Post Diluvian are joined by the equally noisy Houdini, having made successful appearances during Planet Pop.
I Abbamania Playhouse. 18—22 Greenside Place, 0870 6063424. 7.30pm. £9—£16.50. See Thu 5.
I The Amphetameanies Bongo Club, 14 New Street, 558 7604. 11pm—3am. £7 (£5). Glasgow’s massive ska collective blaze around the stage as part of club night Dr No’s.
SATURDAY 7 Glasgow
I Michael Ball Clyde Auditorium, SECC, Finniston Quay, 287 7777. 7pm. £22/£20 plus booking fee. Your mum likes him.
I AC Acoustics, Eva and Terra Diablo King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5 plus booking fee. Glasgow’s AC Acoustics have recently released a new album Understanding Music, featuring vocal contributions from wee Brian Molko, which takes them in a more reflectivel ' melodic direction.
I The High Fidelity and Palomino Nice ‘n’ Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8.30pm. An omnichord (retro kid’s electronic instrument) special from Sean Dickson and his merry men.
I Trent and Cosmic Rough Riders g2,
Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 7.30pm. £3.50.
I Boots 8: Saddles Grand Ole Opry, Paisley Road Toll, 429 5396. 7.30pm. £3 (£2). Country.
I Cher/Tina Turner Tribute Bourbon Street, George Street, 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£17.50 with dinner).
I The Accelerators McChuills Way Out West, Kelvinhaugh Street, 221 5569. 9.30pm. Free.
I Open Stage The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 4—8pm. Free. Weekly session for local musicians.
I Big River Shiver The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 8.30pm. Free. I Rush Hour Samuel Dow’s, Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.
I Julian Cope The Liquid Room, 9c Victoria Street, 225 2564. 7.30pm. £12.50. See Thu 5.
I Big Hand, Atlantis and igGLU The Mercat, Shandwick Place, 8pm. £2.50
I Abbamania Playhouse, 18—22 Greenside Place, 0870 6063424. 2.30pm & 7.30pm. £9—£16.50. See Thu 5.
I Stealer, Cinefilm and Sphere The Attic, Dyer’s Close, 71 Cowgate. 225 8382. 7.30pm. £4. Funk-rock four-piece based in Edinburgh continue to build a following while Glasgow‘s Cinefilm make their Attic debut.
SUNDAY 8 ' I Edinburgh
I Urusei Yatsura, Biffy Clyro and Stapleton King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £6 plus booking fee. The mighty Yatsura return with their new album Everybody Loves Urusei Yatsura. If only it were true but, in fact. everybody loves Coldplay and other less deserving minstrels.
I Adam Reichmann The 13th Note Cafe. King Street, 553 1638. 8pm. Of Nadine alt.country semi-fame.
I Nerve, Huckleberry and Liars Edge
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The Cathouse, Union Street, 248 6606. 8pm. No age restriction on this show. See Preview
I Lazy Dog Grand Ole Opry, Paisley Road Toll, 429 5396. 7.30pm. £3 (£2). Country.
I The Cobramatics The Scotia, Stockwell Street, 552 8681. 4pm. Free.
Fortnightly residency. i I Acoustic Open Stage Dukes Bar. Old
: Dumbarton Road. 357 183(). 4—9pm. Free.
I Live Music Nice ‘n’ Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street, 333 9637. 6pm. Twelve bands in six hours. Consider yourselves blessed.
I Michael Ball Playhouse. 18—22 ; Greenside Place. 0870 6063424. 8pm.
£l6—£22. See Sat 7.
Paisley I Aswad Paisley Town Hall. Abbey Close.
887 1010. 8pm. £8 (£6). The only Scottish . performance on the British reggae group’s current tour. supporting their latest album Grass Roots.
I Camel The Garage. Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. Onstage 7.30pm. £12 plus booking fee. Note the scary prospect that old proggers Camel will be onstage at 7.30pm sharp. in order to noodle all night long.
I The Webb Brothers, The Vegastones and Kirby King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. St
Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4.50
plus booking fee. Sons of melodic main man Jimmy Webb. the bowl-cutted brothers have just released their retro melodies-stuffed album Maroon.
I Acoustic Special Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy,
, Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8.30pm. Free. With your host Gerry Lyons.
Edinburgh I Fillup Shack, Andy McDonell and Dean Owens The Attic. Dyer's Close. 71
‘ Cowgate. 225 8382. 7.30pm. £3. Regular ‘ Star Club frontman Dean Owens is joined
by Alabama's Fillup Shack. purveyors of melancholy tunes with a guitar and harmonica backing.
' I Showcat, The Erratix and The
Remicks The Venue. 17—2] Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. £3. Local band showcase with the focus on rugged pop tinged melodies.
I ltd lang Clyde Auditorium. SiiCC. Finnieston Quay. 287 7777. £22.50 £20 plus booking fee. Move over kd. there‘s a
new lesbo icon in town — saintly Anna from
Big Brother. Nice tunes. though.
I Coldplay and Lowgold Barrowland. Gallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. SOLD OUT. See feature for Coldplay.
I The Jeff Healey Band and Alex Lloyd The Garage. Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7.30pm. £14 plus booking fee. No age restriction on this show. The blind blues
. guitarist is supported by a new singer songwriter from Australia whose sound is indebted to Beck and lilliott
h a 1172 play The Garage, Glasgow, Thu 12 Oct; Venue, Edinburgh, Fri 13 Oct
I The Eliza Carthy Band King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7 plus booking fee. The daughter of Martin Carthy and Norma Waterson keeps up the folk pedigree but gives it a twist with some electric and even dancey arrangements of traditional and original material.
I Astrid and Angelica Nice ‘n’ Sleazy,
‘ Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8.30pm. All
drinks half price. so get trolleyed and listen to some summery tunesmithery. I The Bone Machine, Calcmm and Seth
Glory Box. Curlers. Bytes Road, 338 651 1. 8.30pm. Free. Metal night.
I Paul Gallagher Corinthian, Ingram Street. 552 1101. 10pm. Free. R&B ivory- tinkling residency.
I Broadcast and Wisdom of Harry The Venue. 17—21 Calton Road. 557 3073.
1 8pm. £6. Electro-indie popsters Broadcast
share the bill with Pete Astor‘s lo-ﬁ guitar and machines blend.
I Goddard Henry's Cellar Bar. 8—16a Morrison Street. 538 7385. 8.30pm. £5
1 (£4). These up-and-coming funksters play . a selection of original and classic tunes. 3 featuring vocalist Jeremy Goddard.
I LSK and Nash King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm.
I Cinerama The 13th Note Club. Clyde Street. 243 2177. 8pm. £7. [Ex-Wedding Present man David Gedge brings his latest venture to town. With the release of Disco lolante. Cinerama are now two albums old and sounding more like Pulp than ever.
I Capdown The 13th Note Cafe. King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £2. Hardcore metal I Status Quo Clyde Auditorium. SECC. Finnieston Quay. 287 7777.
£25 £22.50 £20 plus booking fee. Old codgers moaning on about how there‘s no
decent music anymore these days on their latest arthritic album.
I Acoustic Open Stage The llalt Bat. Woodlands Road. 564 1527. 8.30pm. Free. Weekly unplugged session.
I Coldplay and Lowgold The Liquid Room. 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564. 7.30pm. £9. Sec Tue 10.
I Roni Size & Reprazent and MJ Cole featuring Elizabeth Troy Queen Margaret L'nion. L'niversity Gardens. 339 9784. 9pni—2am. £12.50 plus booking fee. See feature for the venerable faces of drum ck bass and UK garage respectively.
I 1172 and Thirteenz13 The Garage.
Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7.30pm. £6 plus booking fee. No age restriction on this show. A trio of irish nymphettesjust minutes out of school uniform crafting beguiling ethereal pop melodies with just a tinge of that. dare I say it. angst that Radiohead used to be so good at before they went completely loopy.
I Kimmo Pohjonen The Beat Route. The Arches. Midland Street. 221 4001. 8.30pm.