Events are listed by date, then city. Submit listings at least ten days before publication for Glasgow to Fiona Shepherd at glasgow®list.co.uk, by post or by fax on 0141 353 2803 and for Edinburgh to Henry Northmore at henry@list.co.uk, by post or by fax on 0131 557 8500. Listings are compiled by Mark Robertson, Henry Northmore and Fiona Shepherd.

Ticket information

Tickets for most shows can be obtained in advance from:

Tickets Scotland 239 Argyle Street. Glasgow 0141 204 51:31.

Tickets Scotland 127 Rose Street. Edinburgh. 0131 220 3234.

Ripping Records 91 South Bridge. 0131 226 7010.

Way Ahead 0141 339 8383.

Thursday 28


I Gomez and Archive Barrovvland. 244 (iallovvgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £16. \\'orkmanlike indie blttes from (iomez. with the odd more inspired moment. Supported by Archive - big in France. kids.

I Alabama 3 Queen .Margaret [him]. 22 l'niversity (iardens. 33‘) 9784. 7.30pm. £1 1. Irvine Welsh/Tony Soprano-approvcd combination of dance culture and baptist testifyin'.

I The Bays, Sound Development Agency and Bob Cuba King Tut's Walt Walt llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8pm. £6. A melange of groove. rhythm and electronica from Tom Middleton and chums vvhose biggest show to date vsas closing the dance tent at this year's Glastonbury Festival.

I Michael Bruce and band The Ferry. (‘lyde Place. 42‘) 1010. 8pm. £12. Fix-Alice ('ooper songyvriter and guitarist.

I Fractal Jack, Dionysus, Seth, RPM and King Rob Thc (‘athouse. l5 t'nion Street. 248 6606. 7.15pm. £4.50. ()ver- 14s shovv. Metal night.

I Crimea Barfly (formerly the 13th .\'ote ('1ub). 260 (’lyde Street. 0870 ‘)07 0‘)‘)‘). 8.30pm. £4.

I Calchen, Lo Rider, Moody and The Horny Coats Nice‘n‘Slea/y. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 ‘)637. ‘)pm. I B Movie Sidekicks The 13111 Note Cafe. 50-60 King Street. 553 1638. ‘)pm. £3. “ell-crafted melodic

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I Rutabega and Unkle Bob (‘ranial 11ea1th.\\'est 13th. 13 Kelvinhaugh Street. 576 5018. 8pm. £3 (£2). Monthly residency from the Psychiatric Records stable featuring the improv madness of Rutabega. an acoustic set from l'nkle Bob and films by Simon Beale.

I Grain, One Step Off, Seven Stone Lighter and Minus Three Strawberry Fields. 56 ()syvald Street. 221 7871. 7.30pm. £4. Metal.

I The B Men and Definitive Firewater. 341 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3210.

I Solarise and the Funki Munks (‘ellar Bar. Ramada Jarvis (Ingram) Hotel. 100 Miller Street. 553 2515. 8.30pm. Free.

I The Nimmo Brothers Studio One. (irosvenor llotel. (il'osvenot' 'I'errace. 341 6516. ‘)pm. Free. (ilasgovv’s blues brothers.

I Belmondo Tchai ()vna. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm.

I The Vagabonds 'l‘lie Scotia. 112-- l 14 Stockyvell Street. 552 8681. ‘)pm. Free. Popular covers.

I Jam Session Samuel 1)ovv's.

67 ‘)1 Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.


I lndafusion, Isolation and Kayto The Sottndgarden. Starka. 352 Brandon Street. 016‘)8 276 644. ‘)pm. £2.


I Mystery Juice and Croft No 5 La Belle Angele. llastie’s ('losc. 225 7536. 1 lptn. £4- £5. .-\ nevv live club night of some of the best in Scottish talent. this month it’s the new wave ('eltic dance beats of Mystery Juice and (‘roft .\'o 5 with back up from 1)] Dolphin Boy.

I Reiser and Calvin llei-iot-Watt l’niversity t'nion. Riccarton. 451 5333. ‘)pm. Free. Double bill of indie. students and their guests only.

I Full on Nights The (‘anons‘ (iait. 232 ('anongate. 556 4481. ‘)pm. £2. The ()utcastes. Norman Lamont and the innocents. Funnelvveb and 2 (‘anoes appearing. Open mic slots available too. I Out of the Bedroom Waverley Bar. 1 St Mary‘s St. 557 1050.

‘)pm midnight. Free. Open mic session for singer-songwriters. ()riginal music only with the chance to record a set on four track-just bring a blank tape.


I Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and W Cobb Barroyvland. 244 (iallovvgatc. 552 4601. 7.30pm. Mary (‘hain-inspired psych rock dotirness. Did 1 say inspired'.’ I meant \vholesale rip-off.

I The Darkness, Raar attd Easy Tiger King Tut's Walt Walt llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8pm. £6.50. 'l'rad

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metal rifting and rock campery from the Darkness they see a monitor and they have to stick a foot on it.

I Tippi and Geoff Martyn Acoustic Affair. Tron Theatre. 'I‘rongate. 552 4267. ‘).30pm. £6. Acoustic sets from local pop chanteuse Tippi and ex-Travis man Martyn. I Fake Barfly (formerly the 13th .\'ote (‘ltibl. 260 ('lyde Street. 0870 ‘)07 0‘)‘)‘). 8.15pm. £4.

I The Goldenhour, the Fast Camels and Juniper Sparks Nice'it'Slea/y. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 ‘)637. ‘)pm. lixuberant. melodic retro pop front the (ioldenhottr.

I The Poison Sisters and Ursula Minor The 13th .\'ote (are. 50 60 King Street. 553 1638. ‘)pm. Billed as the clash of the dark lords versus the electronic noise-scapists.

I The Cocalords,the Paperback Throne and [dc] Theory Fttry Murry's. ‘)6 Maxyyell Street. 221 6511. ‘)pm. £4. including entry to post-gig clttb. I Red Brick Tent, Park Lane and Cloud Show The Soundhaus. 47 Hyde Park Street. 221 465‘). 10pm. £4 (£3 members). Monthly showcase of bands vvho rehearse in the Soundhatis complex. I Country Air (irand ()le ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 42‘) 53%. 7.30pm. £4 (£3 members). Country. unsurprisingly.

I Abba Tribute Bourbon Street. 108 (ieorge Street. 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£14.50 with dinner). vaedish fab fottr soundalikes. I Andy Paterson 'I‘cliiii ()viiii. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm.

I Daniel B Shenkin (‘al'e llttla. 123 Hope Street. 353 1660. 8pm. Free. Acoustic rock residency.

I Black Dog MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. ‘)pm. Free.

I Isis Samuel I)o\v's. 67 ‘)l .\'ithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.

I The Usual Suspects ()‘.\'eill's. 71 Albion Street. Merchant Square. 552 0822. ‘)pm. Free. (‘oyeis


I Who Shot Johnstone, Shatterhand, Turtlehead and Reason for the Insanity 'l’lie Sottndgardett. Starka. 352 Brandon Street. 01698 276 644. 9pm. £2.


I Yush Records Showcase Night llenry's Jan (‘cllarz 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. Midnight. £5. Hip hop. fttnk attd ragga from Ytish .-\11 Stars and Raf.

I Michael Bruce The Venue. I7 21 ('alton Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £9. See Thu 28.

I The Bays Beat Ja// Basement. 1 (‘hambers Street. 467 253‘). 10pm. £5 before midnight. £7 after. See Thu 28.

I Left Hand Element and Grain Studio 24. (‘alton Road. 558 3758. 8pm. £3 £4. More hard rock and metal from those '/.ealous fellas and lasses.

Saturday 30


0 Moby and Lamb S1i(’(‘. Finnieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. £18.50. The baldy renaissance man has taken some potshots from liminem recently. vyhich he has deflected vy ith grace. In a venue of this size. he should be able to mount sotnc .wn ('1 lumrr'n' extravaganza. Lamb will be a bit tnore gentle and fluffy.

I Michelle Shocked King 'l‘tit‘s “ah “ah llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8pm. £14.50. After a considerable absence. the litiger talented Ms Shocked has returned with a diverse new album lh'r'p .Vulm‘u/ exhibiting the breadth and melodic strength that Tracy ('hapman can only dream of. With no support act. this should be a special night of undiluted Michelle.

I Jimi Hendrix Re- experienced the l-‘ei-i'y. (‘lyde Place. 42‘) 1010. ‘)pm. £7. Tribute to the inspired guitarist. 1t remains to be seen whether this will involve playing the guitar with teeth. then dousing it in lighter fluid.

Sage Francis Insane geek poet (left). stretching the hip hop genre and filling it with broken beats and home-made truths. Like if Beck was real trailer trash and not hippy posh. West 13th. Glasgow. Tue 3 Dec.

Moby Earnest. vegan electro- rock is not what you'd expect to be packing arenas but Moby's stadium- fillers have enough imagination and energy to warrant a second listen. SECC. Glasgow. Sat 30 Nov.

The Streets No pirates. just ace material. Mike Skinner is the man with the gift of the urban gab: pints. kebabs. XR3‘s. the lot. See feature. Barrow/and. Glasgow. Sun 7 Dec.

Ladytron They may not be the robots but this quartet of chiselled moog manipulating organ donors do live po-faced electro with finesse. Barfly. Glasgow. Mon 2 Dec: La Belle Ange/e. Edinburgh, Tue 3 Dec.

Nina Nastasia Emotive songs. bewitching voice and a band with a bowed saw endorsed by Steve Albini what more do yOu need? See preview. Nice 'n 'S/eazy. Glasgow. Tue 3 Dec.

David Holmes and the Free Association Dancefloor ballistics expert Holmes heads a chunkafunk- soul-hip hop quartet. See panel. Oil/7U. Glasgow. Wed 4 Dec.

Manic Street Preachers and Ian Brown The Cynical see a double bill of has-beens. the naive see an evening of rock genius and the forgiving see a pomp0us but occasionally brilliant rock'n'roll band and great singer. See preview. SECC. Glasgow. Wed 4 Dec.

Lambchop (Quartet) Kurt Wagner's songs still swell with country beauty even when given the stripped—down treatment. See preview. Queen's Hall, Edinburgh. Thu :3 Dec.

Blondie and INXS Disregard the fact that the support band's singer pegged it years ago and concentrate on the ng/[led but still wonderful headliners. Bread/lead Arena. Glasgow. Thu 5 Dec.

Glassjaw Doing for metal what Lambchop did for country: making it bigger. smarter and (tuirkier. Go see. Garage. Glasgow. Fri 6‘ Dec.