Music rock & pop listings

Rock 8: Pop continued

I DJ Shadow, Fingathing, Beans and Rjd2 Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4001. 7.30pm. £16. (ientlemanly Josh |)ayis hrings his liye show to (ilasgow. If his '1‘ on the Fringe appearance is any yardstick. this will iny‘oly‘e some footage of old drummers. further ravishing \‘isttals. some decent atmospheric electronica and Davis interrupting with some polite points of interest wheney er he fancies. Lacking in focus a hit htit hrilliant music nonetheless.

I Electric Soft Parade, Big Sur and Psychid Queen Margaret t‘nion. 22 t'niy'ersity (iardens. 33‘) ‘)784. 7.30pm. £8.50. ()yer- 14s show. The highly amusing White hrothers. ginger Alex aitd humiltiff 'l'oin. aimed to out-indie the indiest that the [K has to offer and with their dehut alhum Holes in [he ll'ul/ They hay e succeeded. while still writing some fantastic melodies. Result?

I Nana Mouskouri Royal (‘oneert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm.£223/£2l/£1‘).See Stiii 27.

I Jackie O Motherfucker west 13th. 13 Kelyinhaugh Street. 576 5018. 8pm. Scary Americans with a name yoti couldn't tell your mother. Actually a pretty great angular noisy rock hand. I Surge and Soul Greed The 13th Note (Rife. 50 ()0 King Street. 553 1638. 8.30pm. £3. Metal line-up.

I The New Blues Surfers Studio One. (irosyenor llotel. (irosyenor 'l'ei'race. 341 (i516. 011111. free.

I Acoustic Jam Nice'n‘Slea/y. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 ‘)o37. ‘)pm. Free. With a free drink as incentiyc for participants.

Tuesday 29


I Will, Gareth and ZoeSti(‘(‘. liitinieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. 7pm. £25/£22.50. See Mon 28.

(3 Fugazi, Eska and Senator Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £7.50. See preyiew for massiyely influential l)(’ hardcore punks l-irga/i. who always treat their faiis right with low ticket prices and the like.

I Raging Speedhorn and Ill Nino 'l'he (iarage. 4‘)0 Satichieltall Street. 332 1120. 7pm. £11. ()y'er- 14s show. After a numher of rescheduling attempts. ('orhy hate machine Raging Speedhorn atid South Atiierican sextet lll Nino are now hringing the noise together on a joint tour of extreme metal mayhem.

I Hugh Cornwell the Ferry. (‘lyde Place. 42‘) 1010. 8pm. £12.50. lix-Stranglers singer. Yup. that jtist ahout covers it.

I Puressence and Echoboy King 'I‘ut's Walt Walt Hut. 272a St

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Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £7. Spaced otit indie fare from these two outfits who haye heen around a while atid seem to he still awaiting that hig song to catapult them into international superstadoiii. ()r (’1):l'K which ey er comes first. See panel.

I Troika, La Chunky and Hustler Barfly (formerly the 13111 Note (iltihi. 2(i()('1_\'de Street. 0870 ‘)07 0‘)‘)‘). 8.30pm. £4.50. (ienre- hurdling shenanigans fro the wayard geniuses that are I.a ('htinky.

I Volcano the Bear West 13th. 13 Kely inhaugh Street. 576 5018. 8pm.

I Phil’s Session t'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 5(14 l5‘)(>. ‘)pm. Free.

Wednesday 30


I Will, Gareth and Zoe Sti(‘(‘. l‘innieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. 7pm. £25 “£22.50. See 3101123.

0 Suede and Gemma Hayes Barrowland. 244 (iallow gate. 552 4(i01. 7.30pm. £15. ()yer- 14s show. See feature for the newly inyigorated Suede. Support from rising Irish sitiger/songwriter (ienima llay es. whose dehut alhum was recently nominated for the Mercury Music Him.

I Tenacious D Queen Margaret l'iiion. 22 l'niy‘ersity (iai'dens. 33‘) ‘)784. 7.30pm. £12.50. ()y‘er- l4s show. (‘omedy tthough that's open to debate) rap duo. featuring comic actor Jack Black whose film credits include Slut/lint Hill and High I'ii/t'lily‘.

I Kiki Dee and Carmelo Luggeri 'l’he l’erry. ('lyde Place. 42‘) 1010. 8pm. £14. lilton John’s erstwhile singing partner on ‘l)on't (io Breaking My Heart. and \eteran of a few solo pop hits in her time.

I Pornorphans, Throat, the Bardo aiid Flict King 'l‘tit's \Vah \Vah llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8pm. £(i. .1li'lul Hummer sponsored tour of. er. metal hands unstirprisingly. l’ornorphans are not the hastard offspring of Mary Millingtoii or John Holmes htit a female fronted hunch of grunget's in the spirit if not look of Skunk Anansie and .\lotorliead.

I Midtown '1‘he('athottse. 15 l’nion Street. 248 (i(i0(i. 8pm. £7. ()yei‘- 14s show.

I The Medicine Room Brel. Ashton Lane. 342 4‘)(i(i. 8pm. l-‘ree. Jal/y improy set.

I Cosmos and Freeview 'I‘he (‘eltar Bar. Ramada Jary is tlngraiiii llotel. W) Miller Street. Info: 553 2515. 8.30pm. Free.

I Acoustic Open Stage 't‘tte ilalt Bar. 1(l1)\\t)tlt11£lllt1\ Road. 504 1527. ‘)pm. liree.


I Puressance and Empire Windrush La Belle Aiigele. llastic's ('lose. 22.5 7.530. 8pm. £7. See Tue 2‘).


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I Ray Davies 1'sherllall. l.othian Road. 228 1155. 8pm. £12.50 £17.50. The legendary founder of the Kinks in concert.

I Stealer Bantierman's. 212 (‘ow-gate. 556 3254. 8.30pm. £3. littnk-rock from lidinhurgh's Stealer.

I Edinburgh Acoustic Collective (‘ounting llouse. West Nicolsoii Street, ()()7 087(1. ‘)pin. £3. llalf—hour sets from four of lidinhurgh’s tallest songwriters.

I Aberfeldy, Pod l, Makky and The Sempiternal Hoon Bongo ('ltih. 14 New Street. 558 7(i04. 10pm. £5 t£4 i. A selection of hrand new music. indie. funk and rock.


I Toploader, the Crescent and Alex Lloyd Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £17.50. .\'o age restriction on this show. See Sun 27.

I Mary Black Royal ('oncert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm. £15/£ 1 .3 pills credit card booking fee. lrish singer/songwriter with a palatahle commercial celtic folk sound.

I Lapsus Linguae, Closer, the Day I Snapped and Torquamada King ’l'ut's \Vah \Vah llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £5. Adorno Records showcase as part (11.1110 .\lusicworks conyention. featuring an array of harking local talent.

I Starfighter, Boomhauer, the Silver Pill and Quarantine l'he (‘athotisc. l5 l'nion Street. 248 (1000. 7.30pm. £1.20. ()y‘ei'~ 14s show. Showcase gig for the first night of the .\lusicworks conference taking place

oy er this weekend.

I The Munsters \ice'n'Slea/y. «121 Sauchiehall Street. 3.3.3 90.37. ‘)pm. £3. Annual Halloween party with classy musical accompaiiimetit from the Ministers. l’rohahly not I/lt’ .\luiisters they ‘i'e all /omhies any way. aren't they 1’ I Bozilla 'l'he lind of the .\lonth ('luh. the 13th \olc ('afe. 50 ()1) King Street. 55.3 1038. 8.30pm. £3. l'sual fun and frolics at 'l'l-'.()‘1’.\1 (‘luh or

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I Geoff Martyn Beansceiie. 5 (it‘essyy ell l.ane. .334 (i770. 8pm. free. See 'l‘htirs I7.

I Sticky Fingers Stttdio ()ne. (irosyenor llotel. (irosyeiior 'l‘errace. 341 (i510. ‘)pin. l‘i'ce. Rolling Stones trihute hand.

I Rutabega and The Pendulums 'l‘chai ()yna. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. liree. See Wed 23

I The Vagabonds the Scotia.

112 114 Stockw ell Street. 5.52 8081. 0pm. l‘i'ee. l’optilar coyers.

I Acoustic Open Stage .\1e(iittli11's. 40111gli Street. 5.52 2213.5. l‘rce.

I Jam Session Samuel Dow‘s.

(i7 ‘)1 .\'ithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.

I Live Music The l-‘erry. ('lyde Place. 42‘) 1010. \i'iXiiS showcase gig as part of the .‘ylusicworks com etitioti. I Live MUSiC .\lacSor|c_\ is. 42 .latitaica Street. 248 8581. ‘)pm. 1’ree. three local hands.

I Live Music 'l‘inderho\. 18‘) Byres Road. 33‘) 3108. ‘)pm. l'it‘ec. Acoustic music.


I My Electric Love Affair (‘ity ('afe. Blair Street. 220 0125. 8pm. l-‘ree. An eyening of psy chedelic—rock magic front this lidinhurgh outfit with stil‘l‘ol'l from the Hub Affair l).ls.

I The Stand and Dropkick lleriot \Vatt l'niycrsity l'nioii. Riccat'ton. 451 5333. ‘)pm. l'i'cc. minute replacciiieitts the Stand step into the hreach as the Big lland can‘t make it. Students and their guests only.

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.


I Roost Studio 1. (irosyenor Hotel. Byres Road. 341 (3510. ‘)pm. Free. Raw hlties action.


I Andrea Keller Trio llenry ‘s Jan ('ellar. 8 Morrison Street. 4(i7 5200. 8.30pm. £5. Australian pianist presents a dynamic set. joined hy Mario (‘arihe on hass atid 'l‘oni Bancroft on drums.

I Jazz and Jalfrezie The Bridge Jan Bar. 82 South Bridge. 478 2510. ‘)pm. l‘ree. A hot night comhiniiig some fiery l.atin sounds froiii his lies lienomenos and spicy tastes from Surtichi restaurant's huffct.

I Out of the Bedroom \Vayerley Bar. 1 St Mary's St. 0pm midnight. liree. Open mic session for lidinhurgh-hased singer-songwriters. ()i‘iginal music otin with the chance to record a set on four track just hung a hlank tape.


I Preston Reed llowden l’ark.

llow den. 0150o 433(i34. 8pm. £7 t£4.50i. American guitarist Preston Reed plays the whole spectrum of ja/x. froin driy itig hlties through to a Bill l'iyans-like romantic itiipressionism. llis haititiiering- on style of playing is as arresting to watch as it is to hear.

Friday 18


I Big Band Concert RSAMI). 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £5 t£3i. RS.-\.\ll)‘s Big Baiid are joined hy special guests for ('hristmassy concert of new and old times. featuring a performance of 'Iit/i/it' Illt' (‘liriyinitiy ’lii/iit. I Glasgow Jazz Record Club l‘nitarian (’hurch ('enti‘e. 72 Berkeley Street. 221 3154. 7.30pm. £2 (£1 mcmhersi. Ja// record cltth and discussion group. \isitors weleoitie. Boh .\lc\\'hirter presents ‘A Night to Retiiemhet”. l-‘urther details front lirnie Speirs. 0141 88o 204‘).


I Tony King Collective Henry \ .la// ('ellar. 8 Morrison Street. 4o" 5200. Midnight. £5. l-‘reestyle ftiiik with meals from ’l’ony King. formerly of (irooyel)igga/.

I Andrea Keller Trio lleitry 's .la// ('ellar. 8 Morrison Street. 4o" 5200. 8.30pm. £5. See ‘l‘hu I".

I The BackBeat Band the Bridge .la/I Bar. 82 Sotith Bridge-178 2510. ‘)pm. l-ree. l‘otir‘piecc electric ja// night with new line tip. featuring Konrad \Vis/niew ski on sa\. Keyin (ilasgow on hass. (ied Brockie on guitar and Bill Kyle on drums.

Saturday 1 9


I George McGowan and his Orchestra Merchants (‘orticix 18.1ohti Street. 552 3801. 2.30 5.30pm. l‘ree. ('lassic ja// tunes from (ieorgc .\lc(iowaii and his orchestra. playing tlte music of l)uke1i||ington.(‘ount Basie. (ilenn Miller and Buddy Rich.

I USE Brcl. 3‘) 4 3 Ashton lane. 342 4‘)(io. 3 (\plll. lii'ee. High energy ja// fttnk fusion with Bra/iliaii influences.