Rock a po
Gigs are listed by date, then by city. Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least eight days before publication. Rock and pop listings compiled by Fiona Shepherd (Glasgow) and Mark Robertson] Henry Northmore (Edinburgh).
Tickets for most medium/large concerts can be bought from the following:
Virgin, Buchanan Galleries. 332 4400
Credit card bookings from: Ticket Link: 287 551 1.
Way Ahead: 339 8383.
Virgin Princes Street. 220 3234. Ripping Records South Bridge. 226 7010.
Assembly Rooms George Street. 220 4349
Way Ahead 0141 339 8383
I Showaddywaddy and the Deveetes King‘s Theatre. 297 Bath Street. 287 5511. 7.30pm. £5---£l7.50. Those teddy boys with the suspiciously 70s haircuts return in a show entitled Hey Rock 'n 'Roll with jiving champions in tow. Don‘t all stampede at once.
I Pinhole, Arabis and Nofireherb King Tut‘s Wah Walt Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4.50 plus booking fee. Spritely punk pop sounds in a SIM 41/ Undertones style from Pinhole.
I June, Locker 30, Feedl, Odessa and Hatch The Cathouse. l5 L'nion Street. 248 6606. 7.15pm. £4.50. ()ver- 14s sltow. Alternative rock.
I Roguestar, Penny Hollow and Single Point Of Light Nice‘n‘Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Three edgy. garruloUs indie rock acts.
I Sneak Attack Tigers and Odeon Beat Club West 1311]. 13 Kelvinhaugh Street. 576 5018. 8pm. £1. The Tigers do a harmonious Buzzcocks- alike indie rock while ()BC are a more considered but tnore spiky bunch in the spirit of ballboy or Belle and Sebastian without the tweeness or verbosity.
I The Hector Collectors, Dead or American and Moka The 13th Note (are. 50 60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £3. The headliners are an ccentric bunch who do a comic turn with some nice tunes while lampooning the likes of Billy Sloan and daytime TV.
I Johnny T’s Big City Blues Band Studio ()ne. (irosvenor Hotel. (irosvenor Terrace. 341 6516. 9pm. Free. Local hard blues combo.
I Jerry Murphy Tchai ()vna. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. Free. Acoustic set.
I Duncan McCall Tinderbox. 189 Byres Road. 339 3108. 9pm. Free. Acoustic set.
I Paul Dickson Beanscene. 5 (‘resswell Lane. 334 6776. 8pm. Free. More intimate coffee shop pop.
I The Vagabonds The Scotia.
112 114 Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 9pm. Free. Popular covers.
I Jam Session Samuel Dow's. 67~91 Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.
I Live Music MacSorley’s. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. Free. Three local bands.
48 THE LIST 5—19 Sep 2002
I Out of the Bedroom Waverley
Bar. St Mary's St. 9pnt~midnight. Free. ()pen-mic session for Edinburgh-based
singer-songwriters. ()riginal music only with a chance to record the set on four
I The Sinatra Songbook Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 7.30pm. £8 (£4.50). Stars in their lives contestant Robert Scott wows as ()1' Blue liyes. and in a dream-tag team. Pat Keating interprets the [illa Fitzgerald songbook.
I James Grant and Ruth Martin Acoustic Affair. Tron Theatre. Trongate. 552 4267. £12. Regular acoustic showcase. this month featuring the ex- Love And Money frontman on a folksier trail supported by a young Paisley-based sin 'er/songwriter.
I howaddywaddy and the Deveetes King's Theatre. 297 Bath Street. 287 5511. 8.30pm. £5--£l7.50. See Thurs 5.
I X-Tigers, Muterberi, Stickman and Wade Barfly (formerly the 13th Note Club). 260 Clyde Street. 0870 907 ()999. 8.15pm. £5. X-Tigers are a great wee gang of indie rock growlers.
I Mutterfly, Mugshot and Kamblu King Tut's Walt Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4 plus booking fee. Local band triple bill.
I Aether Flux and Galchen Nice'n'Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. lilectronica with a guitary post rock twist from Aether Flux. I Troika, Trundlewheel and Flying Matchstick Men The 13th Note Cafe. 50-60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £3.
I Minusthree, the Underclass and Roguestar Fury .\Ittrry's. 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 1. 9pm. £4. including entry to post-gig club.
I Dioptre Bacchus Basement. (ilassford Street. 572 0080. 8pm. Free. Live hip hop.
I Boots and Saddles (irand ()le ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 429 5396. 7.30pm. £3 (£2 members). Country hoedown.
I Vlig Vlam Bamz Bourbon Street. 108 (icorge Street. 5520141. 7pm. £5 (£14.50 with dinner). Tribute to the glam rock era.
I Sinnerboy .‘vlacSorley‘s. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. Free. Rory (iallagher tribute.
I Kong Samuel Dow‘s. 67 91 Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. Rock.
I Livin’ La Vida Loca Palace Theatre. 9 (ireen Street. Kilntarnock. 01563 539 978. 7.30pm. £9 (£8.50). Tribute to Ricky Martin with a little help from the Fantasy Boys ‘dance’ troupe in attracting the hen party contingent.
I The Lurkers Citrus Club. 40 42 (irindlay Street. 622 7086. £5. Old school punk action front lidinburgh's contribution to the 1977 musical revolution. Still actually pretty good after all these years . something that can't be said about many of fallout of that sot- smeared explosion.
I Namik, Chiasma, Stovepipe and AC Rid The Liquid Room. 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564. 7pm. £4. Bill of local indie and hard rock acts with an edge.
I Martin Stephenson and the Daintees, Pan attd Azzuri Soundgarden. Starka (upstairs). 352 Brandon Street. Motherwell. 01698 426 644. £6. The mellow melodic (ieordie and his longterm sidekicks play at a new regular intisic venue for Lanarkshire.
I The Sinatra Songbook Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 7.30pm. £8 (£4.50). See Thu 5.
I James Taylor SIiCC. Finnieston Quay. 08700404000. £28.50/£26.50 plus booking fee. Legendary folk rock troubadour Mr Taylor sneaks in a gig at the last tninute to show all those beginner guitarists at acoustic jams ltow his songs should be performed.
I Frankie Miller Tribute Night Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £20 plus booking fee. Celebration of local blues rock legend Frankie Miller who. as you may know. suffered a crippling brain ltaemorrhage eight years ago. Joe Walsh. the remaining members of the Sensational Alex Harvey band. Nazareth. Horse. Claire (irogan. Cosmic Rough Riders. Pat Kane. Jackie Leven. the McCluskey Brothers and many more come together to play his music and to raise money for the Drake Music Project which raises money for disabled musicians.
I Call a Meeting (‘CA Cafe/Bar. Sauchiehall Street. 332 7959. 8.30pm. Free. ()kay so this isn't actually a live event bill as a night organised by Stephen Pastel/McRobbie and with a special guest DJ set from Stereolab‘s mastermind Tim (iane it's bound to be of interest. lixpect the fruits of a ridiculously large and eclectic record collection. including a handful of his own new remixes.
I Showaddywaddy and the Deveotos King's Theatre. 297 Bath Street. 287 5511. 5.30pm/8.30pm.
£5 —£17.50. See Thurs 5.
I The Jockrock Awards featuring Josephine, ballboy, Troika, Slowloris and Debaser Nice'n'Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street.
lads Ashton Lane who play King Tut’s, Glasgow, Thu 12 Sep
333 9637. 8pm. £4. The jockrock website hosts its annual awards ceremony in Sleazy's glamorous basement suite with live music. including the angular Josephine and art acoustic set frotn ballboy. Highly recommended.
I Stylus Automatic, Chapman and Full Picture King Tut's Walt Walt Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £4 plus booking fee. Danceable indie swaggering front Paisley band Stylus Automatic. who late last year visited LA. home of rock. to do some recording and play a residency at Johnny I)epp’s club the Viper Room.
I Uniting the Elements, Rococo and Roller Barfly (formerly the 1311) Note Club). 260 Clyde Street. 0870 907 ()999. 8.30pm. £5.
I Amberiack, the Coalition and Francis The 13th Note Cafe. 50 60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £3. Blues rock and country from Amberjack.
I Itchycoo Park The Ferry. Clyde Place. 429 1010. 9pm. £6. 60s- inlluenced originals and covers.
I Peteloaf Bourbon Street. 108 (ieorge Street. 5520141. 7pm. £5 (£16.50 with dinner). Tribute to the might of the Meat.
I Open Stage The Hall Bar. 161) Woodlands Road. 564 1527. 4-~8pm. Free. \Veekly session for local musicians.
I The Great Money Trick The Hall Bar. 160 \N'oodlands Road. 564 1527. 9pm. Free.
I The Tonics McChuills. 40 High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free. Ska.
I Cool Heels Samuel Dow's. 67 9| Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.
I Jamie Barnes and Cochise MacSorley's. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 6pm. Free. Residency for the R&B veteran.
I Live Music (irand ()le ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 429 5396. 7.30pm. £3 (£2 members). Country.