I Kathryn Williams King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5 plus booking fee. Mercury Music Prize-nominated singer/songwriter from Liverpool with a disarming simplicity to her material, as heard on the Little Black Numbers album.
I Fat Betty and Quarantine Blow Your Own Trumpet, Hielan’man’s Bar, Argyle Street, 222 2472. 8pm. Free. Thin Lizzy tribute act.
I Acoustic Open Stage The Halt Bar, Woodlands Road, 564 1527. 8.30pm. Free. Weekly unplugged session.
I Kinky Friedman The Attic, Dyer’s Close, 71 Cowgate, 225 8382. 7.30pm. £11 (£9 in advance). Author, poet and musical raconteur Friedman makes a rare visit from the US.
I Iron Maiden and Halford SECC, Finnieston Quay, 287 7777. £20 plus booking fee. Bruce Dickinson is back in the fold to the delight of Maiden fans throughout the nation, declaring a pointless war against manufactured pop. Their latest album Brave New World is pants, of course.
I Mansun, King Adora and My Vitriol Queen Margaret Union, University Gardens. 339 9784. 7.30pm. £10 plus booking fee. Why Mansun are not sweeping all before them, when Muse is about the best the country can produce in the way of new indie ‘talent’, remains a mystery. Those who love them, love them with a passion that borders on the obsessive. so expect a lot of over- emotional types discussing Chad’s underwear and the like.
I Biohazard The Garage, Sauchiehall Street, 332 1120. 7.30pm. £9 plus booking fee. No age restriction on this show. Heavy duty material. Handle with care. I ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of The Dead King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7 plus booking fee. See preview for these Texan garage rockers. I The Vagabonds The Scotia, Stockwell Street, 552 8681. 8.30pm. Free. Popular covers.
I Jam Session Samuel Dow’s, Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.
I Hefner and Life Without Buildings The Venue, 17—21 Calton Road, 557 3073. 8pm. £7. John Peel favourites, Hefner bring quirky indie-pop tunes from their second album The Fidelity ll’ars to town. Support comes from Glasgow art- rot‘kers Life Without Buildings.
I Shutdown 66 and Heakants Bongo Club, 14 New Street, 558 7604. ()pm—midnight. £4 (£3). Two Australian bands hailing from Brisbane and Melbourne share their garage punk sounds.
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The dates listed below are for one- off or ticketed shows; see below section for free residencies. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least eight days before
ublication. Jazz listings compiled By Henry Northmore.
I The Hotline Band Revolution Bar, 66 Renfield Street, 331 2773. 8pm. Free. Part of the Budweiser Budvar Jazz Tour this Czech band are ﬂying in for their first ever UK gigs. Sometime members of the Veleband, who performed at the Edinburgh International Jazz Festival, they are lead by Michael Henja and asjazz is an essential part of Czech culture we should be treated to some quality sounds. Expect funk, jazz, traditional Czech food and of course Czech beer in the shape of Budweiser Budvar.
I David Gordon/Tyrone Hill with the David Milligan Trio Henry’s Jazz Bar, 8—16a Morrison Street, 538 7385. 8.30pm. £7.50 (£4). Trumpeter Gordon and trombonist Hill from the legendary Sun Ra band make their first ever visit to Scotland. These US stars will take some classicjazz tunes in directions they’ve never been before.
I Burt MacDonald Quartet CD Launch Kelly Gallery, 118 Douglas Street, 448 6386. 5.30pm. Free. Inventive and atmospheric jazz on saxophones, guitar, double bass and drums. George Burt and Raymond MacDonald host a free concert to celebrate the launch of their latest CD Big Brothers.
I Subie Coleman Quintet Henry’s Jazz Bar, 8—16a Morrison Street, 538 7385. Midnight. £5. Vocalist Coleman, who was previously associated with Cafe Graffiti‘s Midnight Blue Band, fronts her own outfit, with blues, jazz and soulful tunes.
I David Gordon/Tyrone Hill with the David Milligan Trio Henry’s Jazz Bar, 8—16a Morrison Street, 538 7385. 8.30pm. £7.50. See Thu 19.
I Trio AAB Carnegie Hall, East Port, 01383 314127. 9pm. £5. Innovative jazz from the free and fusion schools, performed by Phil and Tom Bancroft (sax and drums respectively) and guitarist Kevin MacKenzie.
Tickets: £20.00 Available by Credit Card on 0870 730 0247 l 0141 287 5511 /0141 339 8383 and to personal callers at Virgin Edinburgh and Glasgow. Ripping Edinburgh, Grouchos Dundee and Goldmsh Perth (all subject to booking fee).
VIA CREDIT CARD TEL: 0870 400 0681 or 0115 912 9129 (24hrs). (subject to booking tee). ' and via the Internet at www.ironmaiden.com
SATURDAY 21 Glasgow
I Hans Joachim Roedelius and Alquimia Borders Books, 283 Buchanan Street, 222 7700. 7.30pm. German electronica legend Roedelius and Mexican innovator Alquimia will be performing from their new CD Move and Resonate.
I Monica Vasconcelos Renfrew Ferry, Clyde Place, 287 5511. 8pm. £8.50 (£6.50). Combining African and European inﬂuences in a smooth Brazilian jazz-samba style, vocalist Monica Vasconcelos and her band tell stories through sensuous song.
I Omar Puente and Raices Cubanas Renfrew Ferry, Clyde Place, 287 5511. 10.30pm. £8.50 (£6.50). Cuban violinist Omar Puente and Raices Cubanas recreate the spirit of Havana, drawing on both Cuban and jazz inﬂuences.
I Groovediggaz Henry’s Jazz Bar, 8—16a Morrison Street, 538 7385. Midnight. £5. A dose of the funk from Edinburgh’s premiere heavyweight soul outfit, featuring vocalist Tony King and the talents of Martin Kershaw on sax. I Brian Kellock Trio & Guests Henry’s Jazz Bar, 8—16a Morrison Street, 538 7385. 8.30pm. £5. Tunes from The Brian Kellock Trio, fronted by internationally respected pianist Kellock, with John Rae on drums and Kenny Ellis on bass. Expect a different guest each time, ring the venue for details.
I Lights Out By Nine Rothes Halls, Rothes Square, 01592 611101. 8pm. £6. Fife’s top soul band play their classic soul and R&B. Joining them on stage are special guests Gael’s Blue, the soul band from the 60s.
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