I Stewart’s Backroom Session t'isge Beatha, Woodlands Road. 564 I596. 8pm. I-‘ree.


I Fun Lovin’ Criminals (‘airtl llall. ('ity Square. 01382 434940. 7pm. £thc. llead ('rim lluey recently protested that he has unfairly acquired a reputation as a gigolo. l'nless Ite pttts down that pic. he won't have to worry about that much longer. See preview.



I Spooks (iarage. 4‘)0 Sattchiehall Street. 332 I I20. 7.30pm. U I pltts hooking fee. ()yer- l4s show Note change of yenue. 'I‘rippy hip-hop colleeliye. ohsessed with espionage. w ho claitn that their origins tnay not he terrestrial.

I Fun Lovin’ Criminals Motherwell (‘t‘incert Ilall. ('iyic ('entrc. 0l6‘)8 267 5|5. 7pm. £16.50 plus hooking fee. See the 2 l.

I The Pattern, Cat Kills 6 and Cooler King Tut‘s Walt Walt llut. St Vincent Street. 22I 527‘). 8.30pm. £5 plus hooking fee. the Pattern are righteous garage rockers from the States. where all the best righteous garage rockers come from.

I Bubblecraft, Cicada, Gecho and The Stand g2. Sattchiehall Street. 353 31 I 1. 7.30pm. £3.50. ()yer- l4s show

I Locust, Shank, Ultimo Dragon and The Oath 'I‘he I3th Note ('Iuh. (‘lyde Street. 243 2I77. 8pm. £4.

I Krank The Residents. 'l'he l3th .\'ote (‘afe. King Street. 553 I638. 8pm. £3. Krank continue their month as .\'ote residents.

I Fran Schoppler t‘isge Beatha. Woodlands Road. 564 1596. ()pm. l‘ree. l.ocal singer/song“ riter who. in a preyious life. was lead singer with jangly Iidinhurgh collectiye .Iesse (iaron & 'l‘he Desperadoes.


I Stone Temple Pilots and Boy Hits Car Barrow land. (iallowgate. 552 4(illl. 7.30pm. £l3 pltts hooking fee. ()yer- l4s show Worthy hard rock with a dash of angst from the Stone Temple Pilots and energised support from Boy llits ('ar. See preyiew

I Fun Lovin’ Criminals Magnum (‘entre. |r\'ine. 7pm. £I6.50 pltts hooking fee. See Wed 22.

I Sons Of Santa, I Am Scientist and Sleeping Giants King Tut‘s \Vah \Vah Hut. St Vincent Street. 22] 527‘). 8.30pm. £4 plus hooking fee. Also an alhutn launch for local Ioons 'l‘oaster.

\\ ho haye just released their debut Signs :lm/ llinIt/el's’.

I The Breeze, Astronaughty and Moon Nice'n‘Slea/y. Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm.

I The Magnificents 'l‘lie l3tli Note ('luh. (‘Iyde Street. 243 2177. 8pm. £3. I Aether Flux and Sputniks Down The l3tli .\’nte (are. King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £3.

I Seth, Tinder and Man Has Seven liury Murry s. Maxwell Street. 22] 65| l. 0pm. £3. including entry to post-gig club.

I Beatles Tribute (irantl ()Ie ()pry. l’aisley Road loll. 42‘) 5306. 7.30pm. £5. I The Nimmo Brothers Studio One. Byres Road. 34l 6516. ()pm. l-‘ree. Blues.

I The Vagabonds lite Scotia. Stock“ ell Street. 552 8(i8l. 8.30pm. liree. l’opular co\ crs.

I Jam Session Samuel Dow‘s. Nithsdalc Road. 423 0l07. 8.30pm. Free.


I Fun Lovin’ Criminals Magnum Leisure (‘entre. llarhourside. ()l 2‘)4 37838 I. 7pm. 1. l 6.50. See The 2l

listings Music

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 publication. Jazz listings compiled by Henry Northmore and Kenny Mathieson.

Saturday 18


I Hung Drawn Quartet Brel. 3t) 43 Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 3pm. liree. This imaginative saxophone quartet led by Raymond .\lacl)onald play ja/l standards. Latin and original numbers. A new ('I) from the hand should he ayailahle soon.


I New Orleans Joymakers llarhour Arts (‘entrc. I I4 I I6 Ilarhour Street. 0| 294 27405‘). 2pm. £5 (£3.50). l'p-tempo. New ()rIeans-style ja/I from this popular Scottish _ia// hand.

Wednesday 22

Clive Gregson plays the Star Club, Glasgow, Thu 23 Aug

Saturday 18 Monday 20

Melrose Edinburgh I Melrose Pipe Band and I Dean Owens: I Don’t Like Highland Dance Mondays Blind l’oet. 32c West Nienlsnn Championships Melt-use Street. 667 ()876. l0pm midnight. l-‘ree. Preparatory School (irottnds. .\lelrose (‘ountry slanted sitiger-songwriter. Preparatory School. ()l75l) 2068‘). . ,


I lain 5pm. £3.50 (£2.50). l’ipers. drummers and dancers. fairground stalls I Malinky Stirling I-‘olk (‘Iuh. 'l‘erraces Hotel. 4

and grand parade. I Allie Fox with Neil Warren Melville Terrace. 01786 472268. 8pm. £5 (£4). Singer/song“riter Karine l’olwart.

\Vy nd 'I'heatre. Btleelettelt Street. ()l8‘)6 now also performing with the Battlefield

823854. 8pm. £8 (£6). Singer/songwriter I‘ox and guitar Band. heads up the youthful lidinhurgh otttlit.


Dates listed below for one-off m m M M


I Kent Du Chaine, Bluesman \Vynd 'l‘heatre. Buccleuch Street. 0I8‘)6 823854. 8pm. £6. A hot night of hluesy sounds from American steel guitarist I)u (‘haine.

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 8. World listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.

Thursday 1 6


I Sheena Wellington The Star ('luh. Riyerside (‘Iuh, liox Street. 56‘) 7287. 7.30pm. £6 (£4). l‘ife traditional music organiser Wellington performs songs and hallads with occasional guitar accompaniment.


I Scottish Country Dancing ('ochrane llall. (‘ochrane Park. 0|25‘) 760208. 7.30 I0.30pm. £3. A fttll programme of Scottish (‘ountry Dancing with lite accompaniment.


I Fifty Fingers Betty .\’ienl‘s. Iliin Street. 01592 200282. 8.30pm. l-‘ree. Young (‘/.ech bluegrass ensemhle.


I Ceilidhs At The Caley ('aledonian Brewery. 42 Slatet‘ord Road. 623 8066. 7pm. £6 (£5). Scottish ceilidh dattcc in the last Victorian hrewery.

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I Duncan Chisholm and Ian Drever An 'l‘ohar. Argyll 'I'erracc. 'l‘ohermory, ()l688 3(I22l l. 8.30pm. £6 (£4). l‘iddle. guitar aitd song from es~ \Voll'sloners.


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