I The Flip The Beat Ja// Basement. I (‘hambers Street. 467 253‘). ‘)pm. £2 (tree bel‘ore 10pm and alter lam). ‘litluinos': A Tribute to (’oltrane with the Paul Tow'ndrow Quartet.


I Sexteto D’Oro lil Barrio. 104 \‘l'estport. 22‘) 8805. An esciting new I.atin-inlluenced band comprising some of Scotland's leading world ja/x musicians.

I It’s Not Over... The Beat Ja/I Basement. 1 (‘hambers Street. 467 253‘). ‘)pm. £2 (tree before 10pm and alter lam). Standards from (ieorge and Angie. featuring Angela King on meals. (ieorge King on piano and Kenny lillis on bass.

Wednesday 28


I Fife Youth Jazz Orchestra RSANll). 100Renli‘ew Street. 5.5.2 50.57. 1pm. £4.50 (free £2 ). .\ perlormance of Duke lillington tunes and music from New York.


I The Music of Sonny Rollins 'I‘ralalgar Suite. Waterloo l’lace.

8.30 10.30pm. £5. Jal/ trio l'eaturing lan .‘ylillar (tenor sax ). Dominic Spencer (piano) and Des Tray is (drums) celebrate the great Sonny Rollins. ('all ()131 467 5200 for more information and tickets.

l-ree. 1-‘ronted by jan \ocalist Lambert. who sings in the Julie London style.


I Kantaro 1-Ll Barrio. 104 \Vestport. 22‘) 8805. £5 (£4). See Sat 24.

I Jazz Brunch The Bridge .la// Bar. 82 South Bridge. 478 2510. 1.30pm. See Sat 24.

I The Bridge House Band The Bridge .la/l Bar. 82 South Bridge. 478 2510. ‘)pm. 1’ree. .-\ regular lite-piece with a \ariable line-up playing specially commissioned arrangements.


I Jazz Brunch The Bridge .la/l Bar. 82 Sotilh Bridge. 478 2510. 1.30pm. liree. See Stat 25.

I Soul Stream Blues The Beat Ja/l Basement. 1 ('hambers Street. 467 253‘). 10pm. £2. .la// grooyes and trombone t'unk with (This (ireiy e on trombone. Keyin .\lacKen/ie on gttitar. Ron Ballin on bass and Stuart Brown on drums.


I Alex Yellowlees’ Hot Club 'l‘orphiclten Kirk. 'I'orphichen. ()1506 635207. 7pm. £5 (£3). liormerly know simply as The Hot (‘lub. \ iolinist .-\|e\ Yellow lees‘ tt‘lt) set'\ e up swing in the classic Reinhardt-(irappelli style.

St Andrews

I Contemporary Saxophone and Piano Duo The Scores Hotel. 76 The Scores. 8.30 10.30pm. £3. Jaz/ standards and originals from lan .\1illar on tenor sti and Dominic Spencer on piano.

Tuesday 3


I Subie Coleman The Beat Jan, Basement. 1 ('hambers Street. 467 253‘). 10pm. £2. l.ast chance to catch Subie's leist \ocals belore she heads off to Spain.


I Out of the Bedroom Wayerley Bar. 1 St Mary's St. ‘)pm midnight. liree. ()pen mic session (or tidinthrgh-based singer-songwriters. ()riginal music only with chance to record set on (our track

jtist bring blank tape.

I The Goat Stew World Jazz Party The Beat Jan Basement. 1 ('hambers Street. 467 253‘). 10pm.

£2 £3. World roots. alro beat and Latin llayottt‘ed jaI/ lrom Toby Shippey's new sis piece hand.


I The Sinatra Songbook Paisley :\t‘1s(‘etttt‘e. New Street. 887 1010. 7.30pm. £8 (£4.50). Stars in their liyes contestant Robert Scott wows its ()1.

Folk & world

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 8. World listings compiled by Norman Chalmers.


I Jez Lowe and the Bad Pennies 1"alkirk Folk

(‘1ub. The Polish Club. Arnot Street. 01324 613395. Time & price the. Popular North lingland songwriter with his regular band. Support from Steye and Martin.


I Marymass Folk Festival Redburn Hotel. Kilwinning Road. 01294 2767‘)2. 8 11pm. £8 (£6). lidinburgh bluesman Tam White's Shoestring Band with ('ahoots.


I Kinrick Betty Nicol‘s. High Street. 015‘)2 200282. 8.30pm. Free. l-‘it‘e- based. Danny Award-winning Scots/Irish band.

Edinburgh . erIne

I Equinox: a Tribute to

I The Usual Suspects the Bridge Ja/l Bar. 82 South Bridge. 478 2510.

Blue liy es. and in a dream-tag team. Pat Keating interprets the lilla Fitzgerald

9pm. Free. Focusing on the hottest young Coltrane The Beat Jan Basement. 1 songbook. I Marymass Folk Festival ja/l players in Scotland. all led by Bill ('hambers Street. 467 253‘). 10pm. £2. . Redburn Hotel. Kilwinning Road. Kyle on drums as they run through a The Paul 'l'owndrow Quartet play the Harmllon 012‘)4 2767‘)2. 8~1 1pm. £8 (£6). Small

I Clyde Quartet Sil\et' Tassie. Almada Street. 8pm. liree. See Thu 22.

littal session in the tribute series to the mighty ('oltrane.

series of standards.

I Food for Thought The Beat .laI/ Basement. 1 (‘hambers Street. 467 253‘). ‘)pm. £3 (tree belore 10pm). New night hosted by Bertie (l)a Break) presents Blues-Reggae~l)runi'n'Bass act The Rtti‘l‘ness. With guest 1)].

harp player and (iaelic singer Maggie Maclnnes' Trio. Support from harpists Jennil‘er Port and Rosie Martin.

I New Lanark Ceilidh Night New Lanark Visitor ('entre. New Lanark .\lills. 01555 667200. 7.30pm. £3.‘)5 (£2.95). Presented by New Lanark (‘onseryation Society. l.iye

Thursday 29 band. Edinburgh Glenrothes

I Colcannon Rothes Halls. Rotlies Square. 015‘)2

61 l 10]. 8pm. £8 (£6 £7). Australian ‘celtic‘ band on tour.

Saturday 24


I Marymass Folk Festival Redburn Hotel. Kilwinning Road. 012‘)4 2767‘)2. 7.30 11pm. £8 (£6). l‘roni Atlsti‘alia. (‘olcannon play and sing Scots/Irish. Featuring I’at Ryan and Ken Howard.


I Flint 1)unt‘ermline l-‘olk (‘lub. Thistle Tayern. Baldridgeburn. ()1383 72‘)673. 8pm. £5. Scots and Irish niusic.


I Marymass Folk Festival \\'oodland (‘entre. Kilwinning Road. 012‘)4 2767‘)2. 2 6pm. Free. The Marymass Stiryiyor‘s Session with l-‘estiyal guests and triends.


I Massed Pipe Bands Family Day liloors ('astle. Roxburgh listates ()1‘1ice.0l573 223333. 1 lam 5pm. ()yer 200 pipers. drummers and Highland dancers. plus castle tours. stalls. food and children's actiyities.

Monday 26


I The Wrigley Sisters Stirling

liolk ('ltlb. 'let'l'aees lltitel. \lelyille

'l’errace. 01786 472268. 8pm. £5 (£4).

(ireat liddling with guitar and piano

from ()rkney's taxourite twins. >

I Hot Charanga Sauce l-Ll Barrio. 104 \\'estptii‘t. 22‘) 8805. See Thu 22.

I The Blue Door Brand The Bridge Ja/l Bar. 82 South Bridge. 478 2510. ‘)pm. l-‘ree. New band led by (ilasgow-based drummer Stuart Brown with trumpet. sax and bass.

I Beat Root Juice The Beat .|a// Basement. 1 (‘hambers Street. 467 253‘). ‘)pm. £2 £3 (tree belore 10pm). .\ heady mix of ja/l. world and l.atin beats. featuring Toby Shippey on trumpet. Barney Barnett on sat\ and (This (ireiy e on trombone.

Hamilton I Clyde Quartet Sil\ er Tussle. Almada Street. 8pm. liree. See Thu 22.


I Wells Cathedral School Big Band RSAMI). 100 Renti‘ew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. £4.50 (tree £2). :\ stomping programme ranging from lillington to the ('onimitments.


I The BackBeat Band The Bridge Ja/l Bar. 82 South Bridge. 478 2510. 9pm. Free. See Thu 22.

I Trouble at the Blue Note The Beat Jan Basement. 1 (‘hambers Street. 467 255‘). 9pm. £2 £4 (tree beltit‘e 10pm). l-‘iye201iast records crew perl‘orm an improyised session teaturing new and exclusiye urban sounds hip hop, garage. R&B.

Glasgow I Ruth Lambert Quartet Brel. 3‘)-43 Ashton Lane. 342 4‘)66. 3 6pm.

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Kevin MacKenzie plays as part of Soul Stream Blues at the Beat Jazz Basement, Edinburgh, Sun 1 Sep

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