Music rock & pop listings


I Jaded, The Strand and Laconic The ('athous’e. I5 t'nion Street. 248 6606. 7pm. £3.50. ()y-er- l4s show.

I Haywire King Tut‘s Wah Walt Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5270. 8.30pm. £4 plus hooking fee.

I Grim Northern Social, Sulus and The Radiotones Nice'ri'Slea/y. 42l Sauchiehall Street. 333 0637. 8pm. £thc. Tasty line up of expansive indie action from the Social and some national steel guitar-driven hlttes rock from the Radiotones.

I Acoustic Affair The 'I‘ron. 63 Trongate. Merchant (‘ity. 552 4267. 7.30pm. £6. (‘osmic Rough Riders are joined by lidinhurgh's Manganese for this the last of the 'l‘ron's Acoustic showcases for now. This is the band's first show since the departttre of their lead singer Danny earlier this year.

I Cooper, Kamblu and Ampersand Fury Mttrrys. 06 Maxwell Street. 221 651 1. 0pm. £4. including entry to post-gig club.

I Blind Nation, Perogrine and Dirty Blonde Strawberry Fields. 56 ()swald Street. 22l 787 l. 7.30pm. £4. including entry to post-gig club.

I Boots 8: Saddles (irand ()le ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 420 5306. 7.30pm. £5 (£2 members). Country.

I Neil Diamond Tribute Bourbon Street. 108 (ieorge Street. 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£16.50 with dinner).

I Real Easy Samuel Dow‘s. 67 0| Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. I Land Of The Rave RSAMI). loo Renl‘rew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £5 (£3). liinal concert at the Academy Now! t‘estiy'al featuring Varese's ()ctandre as well as work from Frank Zappa. ('olin Broom. John (‘age and lidwin London.

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I ldlewild and Ikara Colt Qtteen‘s Hall. ('lerk Street. 668 20l0. 7.30pm. £l2.50 l-‘ormer indie punk pups return to remind tis why they are one ol‘ Scotland's linest hands. live or on record. See feature.

I The Plains, Fez and Gelchin 'l‘he .\lercat. 28 West .‘ylaitland Street. 225 3861. 7.30pm. £3. Indie rock with a dose of funk l'rom lie/.

I Country & Western Festival Of Music And Dance Royal Highland ('entt'e. lngliston. 01383 732600. £16 for one day (£10): £40 lor weekend ticket. Three days of (‘ountry and Western music iron) the likes of Landons. Nehraska and Trick Rider. plus competitions and dance instruction.

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I Russell Watson Sli(‘(‘. l-innieston Quay. 0870 040 4000.

£20 £30 plus hooking ice. The titan w ho is pulling opera in to the charts and setting women's hearts a flutter.

I Solarise, Odeon Beat Club and Viva Stereo King 'I’ut's Wait Wait llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5270. 8.30pm. £4 plus hooking tee. More promising the electronith lrom Visa Stereo and quirky httt smart indie from one time 1.1.x! Single ()l' The l'ortnight winners ()deon Beat ('luh

I Panacea, Halcyon and Kilo Strawherry l‘ields. 56 ()syyald Street. 221 787]. 7.30pm. £4. including entry to post-gig cltth.

I Classic Clapton Motheryyell 'I‘heatre. ('iy'ic ('entre. 0l60t’ 3 )2000. 7.30pm. £10. :\ tribute to old Slowhand. I Cimarron (irand ()le ()pt'y. l’aisley Road Toll. 420 5306. 7.30pm. £3 (£2 members). (‘ountry

I T-Rex Tribute Bourbon Street. ltlS

(ieorge Street. 552 (H4 1. 7pm. £5 (£l6.50 w ith dinnerl. 'l'rihnte to .\larc Bolan and his hand.

I Dead Fly Buchowski and The Pendulums the Hall Bar. loo Woodlands Road. 564 I527. 4 Spin. Free.

I Open Stage The Hall Bar. 160 \Voodlands Road. 564 I527. 4 Spin. l‘ree. \Veekly session l-(ll' local musicians.

I The Accused Samuel l)o\y 's. 67 0] \itltsdalc Road. 423 0l07. 8.30pm. l'rcc.


I Ricky Ross Queen‘s Hall. ('lcrk Street. 668 20l0. Spin. £12.50. that real gone kid with a set ol lhoughll'ul. solo material.

I Country & Western Festival Of Music And Dance Royal Highland (‘entre. Ingliston. ()I3S3 7526”). £l(t lor one day (£ltll; £4“ lol' \\ cekend ticket. See lit 5.


I Fresh Ayr l.o\\ (net-n. (0203 67Sl00. 6.30pm. l‘ree. ’l'yyoday music l'estiyal teaturing "the Sound ol'Young Scotland' on Saturday and seasoned talents (‘apcl‘caillie Illa/in. l'ilddles and La Sonera (’alay era on Sunday. ’l‘he \scekend culminates in a spectacular lireysorks display at l0.50pnt on Sunday.


I Enrique lnglesias (‘lytle Auditorium. Sli('(‘. l'innieslon ()uay. os7o 040 4000. £25. let him he your Hero and bore you to tears \\ ith his hland (hilt sincere) crooning and tight leather \lttelss.

I New Found Glory, The Starting Line and Finch

Barrow land. 244 (iallowgate. 552 460l. 7.30pm. £l0. ()yer- l4s show. l’unk pop. I The Crescent, Godboy, The Grim Northern Social and People King 'l'ut‘s \Vah \Vah llttt. 272a St Vincent Street. 22| 5270. Split. £5 pltis hooking lee. [p and coming indie peeps the (‘rescenl come highly recommended as do (il‘illt Northern Social.

I 10 Percenters Nice'n‘Slea/y. 42l Sanchiehall Street. 333 0637. '

I The Muffin Men Straw herry l'hields. .56 ()syyztld Street. 22l T(ST-l. 7.30pm. £4. including entry to post cltih. l'rank Zappa trihute.

I Trampas (irand ()le ()pry. l’aislcy Road 'l’oll. 420 5306. 7.30pm. £3 (£2 menthersl. ('ountry.

I The Cobramatics llte Scolia.

l l2 l24 Stockyy ell Street. 5.52 S().Sl. 4pm. I’ree. Rtkli residency.

I Steff’s Sunday Session t'lsge Heatlia. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 I506. 5pm. l’rce. Bring yotn own instrument.

Edinburgh I Dancing In The Streets l‘estiyal

'lhcatt‘c. I3 20 Nicolson Street. 520 6000. 7.30an £|3.50 £17.50

(£l 1.50 £15.50). Martha Recyes. lidwin Starr and l'reda l’ay ne star in this spectacular celehration ol' classic

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I The Swellbellies 'l‘lie .\lalnngs. (Si 3.5 St l.e(tll;ll'd\ Street. (it)? .5040. ()l‘ln. l‘ree. ‘lhe l’ull .\loon (‘luh Presents a night ol liye hardcore.

I Country 8. Western Festival Of Music And Dance Royal Highland ('enlre. Ingliston. ()I3S3 752600. £l(i lor one day (Clllll lei-till lot” weekend ticket. See Hi 3.

I The Listening Room the Blue lila/er. 2 Spinal Street. 220 50 30.

S 10pm. £2 suggested donation. See Sun 2S. tonight secs perl'orntances lroni Bartly and Scott Reilly.


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