I Gerling and Rockville King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5. Australian duo mixing garage pop and electronica.

I Plan A and I Am D Nice‘n‘Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. Plan A feature ex-members of the game rockers Wildhearts.

I The Casuals, The Unstoppable Flying Raincoats, Kalieda and The Fridays The (‘athouse. l5 l'nion Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £4 (£5 on door). ()vcr- 14s show. Indie rock.

I In Car Stereo, April and Titus Gein Barfly. 260 (‘lyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. ()ver- 14s show. limo and hardcore punk mix.

I The Coalition, Panda and Regular Slinky Stereo. 12 I4 Kelvinhaugh Street. 576 5018. 9pm. £3. Indie/garage rock bill.

I Stylus Automatic Hamish‘s House. Paisley. 571 7107. 6pm. Acoustic gig for this indie rock troupe.

I Trap 6 The Bunker. l93--l99 Bath Street. 229 1427. 10pm. Free. See Sun

I Figure 8 Pivo Pivo. 15 Waterloo Street. 564 8100. 8.30pm. Free. Acoustic residency.

I Engine The Scotia. 1 12 1 l4 Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 4pm. Free. Rock covers residency.

I Shrinking Violets MaeSor-Ieys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9.30pm. Free. I Big Blues Jam Studio One. (irosvenor Hotel. (irosvenor Terrace. 341 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 t'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 1596. 6pm. Free. Bring your own instrument. I Live Music .‘ylacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. Free. Three bands to be confirmed.


I Magic: A Kind of Queen Playhouse. 1822 (ireenside Place. 0870 6063424. 7.30pm. £1 1.50 £14.50. Queen tribute act.

QThe Fence Collective featuring Super Shitbox, Pip Dylan, Pictish Trail and Down the Tiny Steps Subway. 69 (‘ow-gate. 225 6766. 7.30pm. £4. Showcase from Fife's intriguing Fence Collective. See feature.

I Eliza Carthy and Heather MacLeod The Venue. 17 21 (‘alton Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £10. The Mercury prize-nominee has been at the forefront of reinvigorating the 1K folk

I Playtone, Revere, Mike Bailley and Shrinking Violet The Bongo Club. Moray House. 37 Holyrood Road. 558 7604. 8.30pm. £3. Wandering Fish present this local line-up.

I Richie Gallacher and Planetman Whistlebinkies. 4—6 South Bridge. 557 5| 14. 9pm. Free. Planetman bring their guitar rock to lidinburgh on their tour from the Midlands.


I The Scottish Flute Trio’s Cylinder Clouds 'I'olbooth. Jail Wynd. 01786 274000. 1pm. 3pm & 6.30pm. Free. See Sat 28.

O Stereolab Tolbooth. Jail Wynd. 01786 274000. 7.30pm. £10. Hypnotic retro electronica combo who have been around for well over a decade and recently had to overcome the sudden death of Mary Hansen. one of their vocalists. See preview.

Glasgow I Liberty X Sli(‘(‘. l‘innieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. (‘.'\N(‘1{1.1.1il).

OStereolab and To Rococo Rot Queen Margaret lfnion. 22 [Tniversity Gardens”. 339 9784. 7.30pm. £10. See Sun 29 and preview.

I Fountains of Wayne and David Mead The (iarage. 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7pm. £10. ()ver-l4s show. Perky power pop quartet from New York.

I Stellastarr” and The Killers King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £8. Also from New York. but Stellastarr“ act a tad more serious from behind their floppy fringes. I Silverstein The ('athouse. l5 l'nion Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £5.50. ()ver- 14s show. A distillation of hardcore. punk and emo from this (‘anadian live-piece.

I Superguys, Eddie Driver, Seed and Velvetine Barfly. 260 (‘lyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. Bands from Reid Kerr ('ollege.

I Stone Cold Rumours, the Prayers and Saz The 13th .\'ote (are. 50—60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £4. Heavy rock.

I My Last Novel Stereo. 12 I4 Kelvinhaugh Street. 576 5018. 8pm.

I The Mighty Saturns Studio One. (irosvenor Hotel. (‘rrosvenor Terrace toff Byres Road). 341 6516. 9pm. l-‘ree. Blues. I Acoustic Jam Nice'n'Slealy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8pm. l‘ree. With a free drink as incentive for participants.


0 The Libertines Barrowland. 244 (iallowgate. 552 4601. 7.30pm. S()I.1) ()l'T. See preview for this band who have packed a lifetime of misadventure into the last year.

I Katie Melua Back to the Bar. Barlly. 260 (‘lyde Street. 0870907 0999. 8pm. ()ver-14s show. See preview for more on the Back to the Bar series of gigs to raise money for the War ('hild charity. Teen prodigy. with the guiding hand of Mike ‘Wombles‘ Ball on her shoulder. Her debut album ('u/l oft/1r Search recently knocked Dido off the top of the albums chart. so we've got something to thank her for.

I Spooks and Arrested Development King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £12.50. liunky. soulful and slightly eccentric hip hop combos w ilh a responsible global message.

I CKY and Fireball Ministry (’arling Academy. 121 liglinton Street. 0905 020 3999/0870 771 2000. 7pm. £10. ()ver- 14s show. (‘amp Kill Yourself are the bunch of reprobates who kickstarted the whole Jackass phenomenon. So this probably won't be a terribly decorous gig.

I Dropkick Murphys, Frenzal Rhomb and Roger Miret & The Disasters The (iarage. 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7pm. £11. ()vcr-l4s show. Boston six-piece who blend punk and hardcore with Irish folk influences.

I Foxtace (ilasgow School of Art. 168 Renfrew Street. 353 4530. 7pm. 1’ree. New outfit formed by ex-Peeps into l-‘airyland vocalist Michael.

I Phil’s Session l'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 1596. 9pm. liree. Weekly jam.

Wednesday 3


I Katie Melua Royal (‘oncert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7pm. £16.50. See Tue 2.

I Charley Pride (‘lyde Auditorium. S1i(‘('. l’innieston Quay. 08700404000. 7pm. £20.50/£l7.50/£l5. ('ountry music's only Afro-American star who seems to spend most of his time these days collecting awards and honours.

0 Ozomatli and Underwolves Queen Margaret l'nion. 22 l'niversity (iardens. 3399784. 7.30pm. £2. World music smorgasbord from this dynamic l.A ten- piece who combine hip hop, salsa and funk styles.

aberdeen edinburgh flasgow 28 april -2 may 2004



7.30pm trans am + support : the venue £8

furnaces. o uid rooms £8

amp fiddler. gilles peterson : bongo club £12















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edinburgh listings

for glangw see page '79 wednesday 28th april

fairport convention. adem. m craft

liquid rooms £15

can dvd ( excerpts ) irmin schmidt q&a

filmhouse £6

mute records : wire. liars. pan sonic. modey lemon.kaito. dj x dj. tim wright. chris & cosey. irmin schmidt 8:. kumo play can. komputer. pink grease.t raumschmiere : the venue £15 . 50

thursday 29th april

franz ferdinan o

sons & daugh

friday 30th april

andre Williams. t-model ford. uncle john & whitelock : liquid rooms £12

space is the place ( director's cut ) presented by jim newman filmhouse £5

dr robert moog. jean jacques perrey : how the moog synthesizer became a household name

queens hall £8

prince paul. jaylib feat madlib & j-rocc. dangermouse. prince po. peanut butter wolf

the venue £14

big beat : gwen mccrae. simon hodge. stuart bennett. bob cairns : bongo club £12

to rococo rot. colleen. thomas fehlmann

honeycomb £10. 50

saturday 1st may

papa m. v-twin the venue £8

yat kha live score : storm over asia

filmhouse £8 . 50

arto lindsay + accidental broadcast feat. matthew herbert. max de wardener. brooks. mugison. mara carlyle : queens hall £14 . 50

dr alimantado. john peel. earl gateshead. kid 606. dj / rupture. knifehandchop. com.a

the venue £14.50

sunday 2nd may

breath control - the history of the human

beatbox : filmhouse £5

four tet. matthew dear. dabrye. explosions in the sky. animal collective. fennesz. eyoe dis + soul jazz sound system : the venue £12. 50

green velvet. mash ( jengaheads )

honeycomb 11pm £14

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