Fats. punk rock from Two Minutes of Hate and finally indie from li(‘R.

I Lone Pigeon and Salako (‘aledonian Backpackers. 3 Queenslerry Street. 476 722-1. 8.30ptn—5am. £6. A rare live show from Lone Pigeon (aka Gordon Anderson. prolific multi- instrumentalist. songwriter. artist and ex- Beta Band member) with back up from Beta Band‘s John .‘ylacl.ean on DJ duties alongside Astroboy and Mr Zimbabwe. Photo ll) required for entry.

I Elkin, Alfonzo, Sugardaddy, Mutterfly and Dovetail The Venue. l7--2l (‘alton Road. 557 3073. 9.30pm. £5 (£3). More rock. indie. l‘unk. punk and pop from Apocalypse Scottish (‘ircuit


I Status Quo (‘lyde Auditorium. SliC‘C. Finnieston Quay. 0870 040-1000. 7pm. £26.50. See Sat 20.

I James Yorkston, King Creosote attd U.N.P.O.C. King Tut's Wah Wah llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 22l 5279. 8.30pm. £9. Various members and associates of Files tine Fence (‘ollective come together for a liolky/indie love-in. Yorkston is probably their best known adherent. His current release is the sparse Smnvp/ut‘t' Simplr’


024 Band Relay Stereo. 12 1-1 Kelvinhaugh Street. 576 5018. l2pm. Donation on door. proceeds to Malawi ’l‘omorrow. Rock till yott drop this ambitious ventures hopes to feature 24 bands in l2 hours. playing 30-minute sets with no more than ten seconds per handover.

I The Unstoppable Flying Raincoats, Soulcellar, Coven and Soulgroover Barfly. 260 (‘lyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. £4. Alternative rock bill.

I Cancer, Man Must Die, Pathogen and Achren 'l‘he (‘athouse. l5 l'nion Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £7. ()ver- l4s show. 'l‘hrash/death metal line-up.

I Ouik and PMX The l3th .\'ote (are. 5060 King Street. 553 I638. 9pm. £3. Heavy punk action.

I Big Blues Jam Studio One. (irosvenor llotel. (irosvenor Terrace. 34] 6516. 6.30pm. Free. Hosted by the New Blues Surfers with contributions from Studio One regulars such as Rev Doe and the Nimmo Brothers.

I Phil’s Sunday Session l'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 I596. 6pm. Free. Bring your own instrument.


I Korova The Venue. l7» 2l (‘alton Road. 557 3073. 7pm. £5. Power punk from Korova with more acts tbc.

I The Proclaimers and The Grim Northern Social (‘orn lixchange. New Market Road. (iorgie. 4-13 2437. 7.30pm. £17.50. See listings panel.

I The Listening Room The Blue Blazer. 2 Spittal Street. 229 5030. 6pm. Suggested donation £2. See Sttn l-l.

I Tom Jilbert and The Cardinals \\‘liistlebitikies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 51H. 10pm. Free. Melodic guitar pop and rock from the ('ardinals.


0 Kings of Leon, Ben Kweller and Regina Spektor ('arling Academy. l2l liglinton Street. 0905 020 3999/0870 77l 2000. 7.30pm. £l3.50. See preview for the hirsute sons of a preachertnan. Support from the pt'CCOL‘iUtIs young songwriter Ben Kweller and Regina Spektor who supported the Strokes on their l'S tottr and recorded a track with them.

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After a number of years in the ‘wilderness’ (read: ‘on the couch’) Dando has reinvigorated himself with a commendable album and a low key, it highly effective, attitude to touring. Hence this, another guerrilla-like drop in for an acoustic show. If he’s on form - which he has been this year - expect some Gram Parsons-style crooning like only this big hunka lurve can. (Mark Robertson)

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