rock & pop


Gigs are listed by date, then by ciy'. Performances Will be listed, provi that details reach our offices at least eight days before publication. Rock and pop listings compiled by Fiona Shepherd (Glasgow) and Mark Robertson & Louisa Pearson (Edinburgh).


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 5511.

Way Ahead: 33‘) 8383.

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

Assembly Rooms George Street, 220 4349

Way Ahead 0141 339 8383



I Queens Of The Stone Age, Monster Magnet and Snake River Conspiracy Barrowland, (iallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £9.50 plus booking fee. No age restriction on this show. The Queens continue their mission to teach the world to rock. Check out their excellent Rated R album, one of the year‘s most explosive releases. Support from hoary and hairy rockers Monster Magnet and new kids with bite Snake River Conspiraev.

I Future 'Pilot AKA, Telstar Ponies and

V-Twin The Arches, Midland Street, 221 4001. 7.30pm. £6 (advance). £7 (door). A trio of Glasgow’s finest atmospheric guitar anti electronica combos come together. Future Pilot AKA, or the Pilot as he prefers to be known, has collaborated with the likes oijinder from C‘ornershop and Kim Fowley. V- Twin have a compilation of their singles, entitled Free The Twin out now.

I Lifeform 281, Tracey & Sharon and The Untitled King Tut‘s Wait Wait Hut, St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £3.50 (advance). £4 (door).

I Mull Historical Society Nice ‘n’ Sleazy, Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8.30pm. Peculiar gentle strummings from this outfit from Mull no less. See singles reviews for the verdict on their debut platter.

I The Blend, The Moodys, Dudload, Marmalade Stick, Aether Flux and 3 Days Fallen The 13th Note Club. Clyde Street. 243 2177. 8pm. £1. Epic line-up from the Burning Haggis label, based at Castlemilk Youth Complex.

I Cooper The Hot Air Club. The 13th Note Cafe. King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £4 (£2). Live music from Cooper at this club night which also features spoken word performances.

I Nero Fury Murrys. Maxwell Street, 221 6511. 9pm. £3.

I Twitch. The Strand and Everlone Strawberry Fields. Oswald Street. 221 7871. 9pm. £4.

I UUZ Bourbon Street, George Street, 55201-11.Spm.£5.

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 Tantric and Leno Rico's. Ann Street, Ureenock. 01475 783 705. 10pm.

I Live Music The Cathouse. Union Street. 248 6606. 8pm. £3. No age restriction on this show. Unsigned band showcase.

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The best gigs this fortnight


Queens Of The Stoneage Still smarter than you're average rock band, the Queens now head a triple bill of US rock, With Monster Magnet and Snake River Conspiracy in tow. Barrow/and, Glasgow, Thu 76 Nov.

...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead Reschuled dates after a home town gig resulted in a major fracas, but no such tomfoolery here as this wild indie rock quartet make their . umpteenth Scottish appearances this year. King Tut's, Glasgow, Tue 28 Nov; Liquid Room, Edinburgh, Wed 29 Nov. Hundred Reasons This lot are the exotable little brother to the world weary, older and Wiser Queens. Chunky, clunky indie metal with a twist of Nirvana to boot as hosted by Radio 1 Evening SeSSion In Scotland. See preview. King Tut’s, Glasgow, Thu 23 Nov; The Venue, Edinburgh, Sun 26 Nov.


People Under The Stairs and Reachout Rappers from the West Coast (of America) and the East Coast (of Scotland) team up for an evening of feelgood party hip hop Vibes. Arches, Glasgow, Sun 26 Nov.


Guy Davis Guitar, songs and stories from this US Bluesman of great acclaim. Pleasance Bar, Edinburgh, Sat 25 Nov.


Jazz Guitars Antonio Forcione is among the highlights of this strum-fest indulging in a programme of classic and contemporary tunes. See prewew. Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Fri 17 Nov. Jazz Pianos Like above except With pianos as John Bunch, Bucky Pizzarelli, James Cainey and Brian Kellock provide the full-on keyboard action. See prewew. Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, Fri 24 Nov.


Fiddle 2000 An extravaganza of bows in a number of events With concerts and ceilidhs over two days. Alasdair Fraser and Pete Clark’s Gow Ensemble number among the highlights. See preView. Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, Sat 25 & Sun 26 Nov.


Aaron Copland In his centenary year, Copland is saluted by the RSNO and the SCO among others paying tribute to the great American composer. SCO: Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, Thu 76 Nov; City Hall, Glasgow, Fri 77 Nov. RSNO: Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Sat 78 Nov, Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, Sun 79 Nov. See preview.

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The Garage, Glasgow, Thursday December 7th Tickets from Virgin Records and usual outlets. Credit Cards: 014] 339 8383

he Saran Ist December


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Edinburgh, The Attic, 3rd December. Tickets from Virgin and Ripping.


Credit Cards: 0141 339 8383. Tickets: Virgin and Ripping.

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