I Foil, Paravision and lndafusion Bannerrnan's. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 9pm. £3. Indie triple bill.

I Rangzen - Freedom Cabaret Voltaire. 36 38 Blair Street. 220 6176. 8pm. £4. Arranged by the lidinburgh lfniversity Students for Free Tibet Society. a showcase of bans and l)Js to raise funds to save Tezin l)elek Rinpoche. a respected Buddhist leader currently facing the death sentence. Line up tbc. and entry includes admission to club night (‘abl-‘riday after.

I Da’Kota and Usual Suspects \V’liistlebinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 51 14. 9pm. (‘ountry rock from I)a'Kota with soul. blues and funk frotn the l'sttal Suspects.

I Cicada ()xygen Bar & (irill. .37 5 Infirmary Street. 557 9997. 9pm. Free. Live music and l)Js (Pete and Pedro) to raise money for Shelter Scotland (free to get in but donations appreciated).

Saturday 6


I Feeder, Aqualung and Biffy Clyro Sli(‘(‘. Pinnieston Quay. 0870 0404000. 7pm. £15. .\'o age restriction. Mystifyingly popular. thoroughly ordinary alternative rock hand w ho have come storming back since the suicide of their original drummer to even greater adulation from the kids.

I Bjorn Again (‘lyde Auditorium. Sli(‘(‘. Finnieston Quay. 08700404000. 7pm. £18.50/£l6.50/£14.50. .\'o age restriction. See Thu 4.

I Alabama 3, The Larry Love Show Band and Memphis 9

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('arling Academy. 121 liglinton Street. 0905 020 3999/0870 77] 2000. 7pm. £12. ()ver- 14s (no age restriction on seating). (‘haracterful blend of southern fried preachifying. dancetloor-friendly beats and a whole lotta love.

I Francis Dunnery King Tut’s Walt Wah llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £12.50. lix-lt Bites singer who has forged a cult solo career and. like Ronald Reagan. is big on astrology as a means of determining the future.

I The Ben Taylor Band Tron Theatre. 'l‘rongate. 552 4267. 9.30pm. £9. The son of James Taylor and (‘arly Simon inherits the family business. despite originally aspiring to be a gardener.

I Mendeed, In Car Stereo, Dirt and Sinthetic the (iarage. 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 l 120. 7pm. £6.50. ()ver- 14s show. Line-up of local metal acts.

I Stylus Automatic, Definitive and Fred Barfly. 260 (‘Iyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. £4. Local lairy indie tykes.

I Kain, Elbrook Court and The Owsley Sunshine Nice‘n‘Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 7pm. £5 (£8 weekend ticket). Kain take their llitl club to Sleazy"s for a weekend of live music and top retro tunes.

I Schneider TM and Christ .\1iso. the 13th .\'ote Cafe. 50 60 King Street. 553 1638. 8pm. £6. Aka 1)irk l)resselhaus. (ierman electronica bod who has remixed Lambchop and the High Llamas and puts his own digital spin on the Smiths’ ‘There is a Light That Never (iocs ()ut‘

I The Counterfeit Clash .\1c('huills. 40 High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. l‘ree. (‘lash and other covers. I Jamie Barnes & Cochise MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 6pm. Free. Residency for the blties veteran.

I Reasons to be Cheerful .‘y'lzicSorleys. 42 Jatnaica Street. 248 8581. 9.30pm. Free. lan l)ury tribute. I Open Stage The Hall Bar. 160 Woodlands Road. 564 1527. 4 8pm.

Free. Weekly session for local musicians.

I Kong Samuel l)ow’s. 67 71

Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free.

Rock covers.


I Lee Paterson, The Others and The Ruffness Whistlebinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 51 14. 6pm. (iuitar rock from the Others with the Ruffness still the.

I My Electric Love Affair and Echo 20 The Venue. I7 21 (‘alton Road. 557 3073. 7pm. £5. Psychedelic rock from .\ll-‘.I.:\ with another support


I Who’s Who The Liquid Room. 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564. 7pm. £thc. Tribute band performing Qmulmp/imiu and the Who's greatest hits.

I The Vectors, Dope Matrix and The Magnificents The Bongo (‘lub. Moray llouse. llolyrood Road. 558 7604. 8pm. £5 £7 (£5). llcatlspin ltosls another band showcase with a triple bill of like minded bands then l)Js from

1 1.30pm taking you through to 3am.

I Wildtype, Private Jackson, the Kays Lavelle and Last Ditch The Mercat. 28 West Maitland Street.

rock & pop listings Music

225 3861. 8pm. £2.50. A night of punk. rock and even dark. brooding acoustic ballads.


I Fleetwood Mac Sli('(‘. Pinnieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. 6.30pm. S()l.l) ()l'T. .\'o age restriction. The classic I970s line-up. minus (‘hristine .‘ylcVie. of one of the most commercially successful bands ever. After almost 20 years apart. they have reunited to reheat their cyrogenically fro/en recipe for MOR l'olkiness.

I Suede, Razorlight and Ambulance Ltd ('arling Academy. 121 liglinton Street. 0905 020 3999/0870 77] 2000. 7.30pm. £17.50. .\'o age restriction. See preview for Suede. audacious glam indie heartthrobs turned elder Britpop statesmen. who are retiring after this tour.

I The Human League and John Foxx Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. £l6.50. ()ver- 14s show. The well-preserved Phil ()akey intones darkly over the League’s familiar electro pop backing while his female sidekicks Susan and Joanne still can‘t sing and dance properly and continue to wear too much make-up. Support John l-‘oxx was the original vocalist with l'ltravox before that charlatan Midge l're catne along to make them a success story.

I CKY the (iarage. 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7pm. S()I.I)()1'T. ()ver- 14s show. Standing for ('amp Kill Yourself. this lot have provided the soundtrack to a bunch of skateboarding films.

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