tunes with this renowned singer. I Kerry Tracey Corinthian (see Thu). 10pm-3am. Classic. laid-back jazz.


I Bobby Wishart & 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 Cathcart Road. 649 0184. 8.30pm. The George Ogilvie Quintet play their Dixielandjazz on Tue 1 May. While old style crooner with his band. The Bob Dale Sound. play on Tue 8 May.

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


I Ruth Lambert Eat Drink Man Woman (see Thu). 8pm. Performs pure jazz in the style ofJulie London.

I Tom Urine/Shone Fraser Corinthian (see Thu). l()pm—3am. Jazz piano. from easy listening through to contemporary.


I Live Jazz Henderson‘s. 25 Thistle Street. 225 2605. 8pm. Artists vary.

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

I Los Tres Phenomenos Cellar No. l. 1 Chambers Street. 220 4298. l()pm—lam. Traditional jazz sounds.


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 W. J. Christies. 27—31 West Port. 221 1099. 9pm. Various artists provide the sounds.

I Bill Kyle’s Backbeat Band Cellar No. 1 (see Thu). l()pm—lam. Hot. funky. electric jazz.


I Toto And The Dexters Harry‘s Bar. Randolph Place. 539 8100. 3.30-6pm. Mainstream. with vocals front Fay Levy.

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

I Live Jazz Cellar No. 1 (see Thu). l()pm—lam. All kinds of people pop in to play at Cellar No. 1.


I Live Jazz The Dome Bar and Grill. 14 George Street. 624 8624. 1—5pm. Various artists.

I Dominic Spencer Trio The Timberbush Bar & Bistro. 28 Bernard Street. Leith. 476 8080. 4—7pm. Various jazz sounds from this trio.

lOPBD Cellar No. 1. (See Thu). lOpm—lam. Classic jazz on piano. bass and drums.


I Gary’s Notebook Cellar No. I (see Thu). 10pm. Live jazz from this new weekly residency.


I Swing 2001 Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 225 6843. 9pm. Swing at the longest residency in Edinburgh.

I Billy Kyle’s Mystery Jazz Night Cellar No. 1 (see Fri). 9.30pm—lam. An eclectic selection front an ever-changing line-up of musicians. I Live Jazz Human Be-ln. 2/8 West Crosscauseway. 662 8860. 9.30pm. With two new alternating residencies. Fresh jazz with vocals and guitar from Ailsa McCreary on Tue 1 May. and jazz. blues and folk vocals from Rowena on Tue 8 May.


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

I Son De Rhumba Cellar No. 1 (see Fri). lOpm—lam. Latinjazz.

Dates listed below are for one-off and ticketed shows. Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least ten days before publication. Folk & World listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.


I Ceolbeg The Star Club. Riverside Club. Fox Street. 569 7287. 7.30pm. £6 (£4). Long-lived Scots band in its latest incarnation of bagpipes. electroharp. squeeze box. keyboards. drums. flute and frets with lead vocalist Rod Paterson.


I Nick Harper The Venue. Calton Road. 557 3073. 8pm. Tickets £7 in advance. £8 at the door. Roy‘s son wears his heart on his songwriter's sleeve. and plays stunning guitar.


I Eddie Walker Falkirk Folk Club. Arnot Street. 01324 613395. 8.30pm. £5 (£4.50 members). Cheerful acoustic country blues. early rock ‘n' roll and ragtime from the excellent singer/guitarist.


I Baaba Maal Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.30pm. £12. Senegal superstar Baaba Maal fronts this West African band. including guitarist Mansour Seck. Part of rrip7_'veh. See Music preview.

I The Rantin Rollin Thunderdogs Ceilidh St Columba's By The Castle. Johnston Terrace. 666 0234. 7.30pm. £6. Music and literature combine to celebrate the publication of two new books: Sears Pnems‘ 7}) Be Read Aloud (Luath £5) is a selection of poetry introduced by Stuart McHardy and Caledonian Crambnelink: The poetry of li’i'llium Neill (Luath £8.99) is a collection of the writer's most enduring works.

I Una Bryson The Hub. Castlehill.

Royal Mile. 473 2067. 7.30pm. £15. Accordionist Bryson perfonns a selection of light classical music from Hungary. France and Russia. Ticket price includes a two-course meal.

I Ceilidh Dance St Bride‘s Centre. Orwell Terrace. 8pm. Tickets only at the door £8 (£6). Music from the Robert Fish Band.

I Ceilidh Dance Royal Over-Seas House. Princes Street. 339 5374. 8pm. £5. A piper. Gaelic singers. live band and a caller to help you through the steps.

Saturday 28


I Cellldhs At The Caley Caledonian Brewery. Slateford Road. 623 8066. 7pm. £6 (£5). Scottish dancing for experienced dancers and beginners alike. Da Hooley provide live music and a caller.


I Rod Clements String Jam Club. Salmon lnn. Bank Street. 8.30pm. £4 (£3). Lindisfarne‘s founder. singer and writer of Meet Me ()n The Corner.


I Alastair McDonald McLintock Hall. Dunmore Street. 01360 440150. 8pm. TV's singing entertainer.


I Return To Russian Glory Cafe Cossachok. Russian Cultural Centre. King Street. 553 0733. 8.30pm. Folk songs and dances featuring Russian-born vocalist Victoria Burton.


I Stairheid Gosslp Wee Folk Club. Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. 557 2976. 8.30pm. £3.

Monday 30


I Super Music Masti Clyde Auditorium. Finnieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. £15—£30. Indian-influenced music featuring Junoon and Abrar-ul Haq.


I Acoustic Underground Whistle Binkies. South Bridge. 557 5114. 9.30pm—2.30am. Free. Open mic night

Back To Roots Martin Stephenson. Robbie McIntosh and Gordon Haskell, Scott MacDonald and Dean Owens are among the country roots crossover performers at this all-day extravaganza on the Ferry. Renfrew Ferry, G/asgow, Fri 4 May. Baaba Maal The Senegal superstar fronts this West African band. including guitarist Mansour Seck. Part of tripTych. Queen's Ha//, Edinburgh, Fri 27 Apr. See preview.

The Rantin Rollin Thunderdogs Ceilidh Never ones to miss a party. the Thunderdogs are the main attractions at this event to celebrate the launch of two new books of poetry. St Co/umba's By The Cast/e, Edinburgh, Fri 27 Apr.

for songwriters. and post-midnight residents and guest musicians.


I Barrachois Cowane Centre. Cowane Street. 01786 473544. 8pm. £6 (£4). Top quality cajun-style music in the Acadien tradition of Canada’s Prince Edward Island province. Great songs. foot tapping fiddle and accordion. Veteran‘s of Celtic Connections back on tour.

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