Music rook & pop listings

Monday 1 2 continued

I Blue Hyenas Studio One. (irosyenor llotel. (irosyenor Terrace loll Byrcs Roadl. 34] o5lo. ‘)pm. Free. Blues.

I Acoustic Jam .‘s‘ice'n'Slea/y. 42l Sauchiehall Street. 333 ‘)(i37. 8pm. Free. With a tree drink as incenti\e for participants.


I Acoustica (‘aharet Voltaire. 3o 38 Blair Street. 220 M76. 7.30pm. Free ixoluntary contrihutions on exit). See Mon

I Festoon, This Bleak Epiphany and The Winkle Experience The Bongo ('luh. Moray House. 37 llolyrood Road. 558 7004. 7.30pm. £4. How can you ignore a line-up with names like these. Rock. goth and comedy pop we're guessing.

I Open Mic \Vhistlehinkies. 4 (i South Bridge. 557 5] 14. ‘)pm. Free. See Mon 5.


0 Franz Ferdinand, Sons & Daughters and The Fiery Furnaces Queen Margaret l'nion. 22 l'ni\ersity (iardens. 33‘) 9784. 7pm. S()l.l) ()l'T. ()yer- l4s \lltm. See Mi)” 1:.

I Paulo Nutini, Rockville and Catcher King Tut’s \Vah \Vah lltit. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8pm. £5. ()yer- l4s show .\'utini recently supported Speedway on tour.

I Dieselbone, Eric at the Bunny Boilers, Stillborn and Silverface The l3th .\'ote (are. 50 o0 King Street. 553 M38. 9pm. £3. Retro rock trom tour- piece Dieselhone.

I Any Chance ai a Coffee? Tchai ()\na. 42 ()tago lane. 35' 4524. Split. £l. Folk} singer/song“riters.

I Spooner Beanscene Southsitle. 1‘) Skin ing Street. o32 S000. S.30pm. Free. Laidhack. hackground sounds.

I Phil’s Session t'isge Bealha. 232 \Vootllttlltls Road. .504 lS‘Jh. ‘)pm. Free. Weekly jam.

I Live Music Rockers. 14 Midland Street. Free. Final ol‘ Rockers’ songwriters‘ competition.


I Band Showcase \Vhistlehinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 55" 5] 14. ‘)pm. Free. See Tue (i.


I Wreckless Eric Tolhooth. Jail \Vyntl. (H786 274000 7.30pm. U0. New waye punkers from the "0s. Part ol' Stirling:l.i\ e.

Wednesday 1 4


I Solid Silver 608 Royal (‘oncert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 S000. ".30pm. £lS.50/£|o.50/£l4.50. Annual nostalgic touring jamhoree. this year teaturing Herman's llermits Peter .\'oone.


As much as this may look like one, this isn’t an Apri

l fool. GLC are a tracksuited crew of Welsh rappers more

interested in home-made bongs, cheap cider and Cadbury’s mini rolls than fighting the ‘Power’. The easiest way to take them is as the hip hop equivalent of the Darkness: big, brash, stupid and fun. Go see before they turn up this summer and piss all over your favourite festival. (Mark Robertson)

I C(il/l()ti80. Glasgow. Sun 4 Apr.

Brian ‘ltsy Bitsy Teeny \Veeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikiut' llyland. \Vayne Foutatta Hi the \lllttlltetttlel's. John Walker \‘l‘ the Walker Brothers. and the Dakotas.

I Casbah The (iarage. 4‘)” Sauchieliall Street. 332 l l20. "pm. £12 tadx I. £l4 ldoorl. Nostalgia stemming l'rom a dil'l'erent era as Big (’ountry linchpins .\lark Br/c/icki and Bruce \Vatson team up w ith e\-Jam hassist Bruce Foxton and former Silencers \ocalist JJ (iilmour to torm the ('ashah (‘luh

I Nick Harper King Tut's Wait Wait Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). S.3()pm. £3. The son til? llllls legend R0) makes an appearance.

I Cosmic Rough Riders Brcl. Ashton Lane. 342 40%. Spot. The ('osmic Rough Riders continue their mini- residency ol' intimate gigs. with l'eatured special guests each week.

I Coriolis and Myopia Bartly. Zoo ('lyde Street. 0870 ‘)0" 0‘)‘)‘). Spin. £4.

I Loris \ice‘n'Slea/y. 42l Sauchiehall Street. .355 90.37. ‘)pm. l’l'ttg' ttlttl l‘ltles.

I Phantom Riffage, Suspire, Graduation Day, Silvertone and Killer Angels The (‘atliouse. l5 l'nion Street. 24S (moo. _.3(lpltt. £4.50 l£5 on door). ()ycr- l4s show. Rock/pop hill.

I Open Stage The Hall Bar. loo \Vootllttlttls Rtliltl. 5(i4 F52“. Split. Free. Weekly session for local musicians.

I Live Music .\lacSorley s. 42 .lamaica Street. 248 S5S‘l, ‘)pm. Free.

juniper presents

friday l6 april 2004

nick harper

liquid room, Victoria street, edinburgh (early show - doors open 7pm)

"one of the musical phenomenons of our age" (the herald) juniper on the web:

next juniper gig: colin vearncombe pleasance cabaret bar, triday 30 april

tickets (£8 adv/£10 door) from Ol3l 623 0168 or credit/debit sales of ripping records / tickets scotland (edin)

54 rue LIST 1—1 5 Apr 2004


I Exposure Suhway. (i‘) ('owgate. 225 (i7oo. 7.30pm. Free. See Wed 7.

I Red Grenade and Dieselbone \Vhistlehinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 5| l4. ‘)pm. Free. ()riginal guitar rock and eoy‘el‘s.

I Fleamarket Funk ('aharet Voltaire. 36 38 Blair Street. 220 M70. llptn 3am. £2. See Wed 7.


I Martin Stephenson and Spokers Loan ‘l‘olhooth. Jail \Vy nd. (H736 274000. 7.30pm. fill). (ieordie singer/siingwriter who tirst tasted success iii the S0s with his hand the l)aintees. Part ol~ Stirling:l.i\e.


0 Duran Duran and Goldfrapp Sli('(’. Finnieston Quay. 0870 040 4000. 7pm. S()l.l) ()l'T. ()yer-l4s show. To those whom it tnay concern land that's a lot of thirtysomething women). all three 'I‘aylors are hack in the Duran fold for this greatest hits tour. The songs stand the test of time; let's hope they perform hetter than they did at the Brits ceremony.

I The Blues Band The Ferry. 42 ('lyde Place. 42‘) Hill). Spm. £l5. The Blues Band. fronted hy cx—Manl‘red Mann Vocalist Paul Jones. celehrate their 25th anniyersary this year. continuing to pay trihtite to the hlues and R&B hoom which inspired them to pick tip their instruments in the lirst place.

I The Young Hips, Fools Circle and Skin on Skin King Tut’s Wait Wait Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 22| 527‘). 8.30pm. £thc. Local Triple hill. I Embryo Nice'n’Slea/y. 42l Sauchiehall Street. 333 ‘)(i37. ‘)pm. Indie rock.

I Carson, Fickle Public, Some Young Pedro and Ten Easy Wishes Raw. Queen Margaret l'nion. 22 l'niyersity (iardens. 33‘) ‘)7S4. 7.30pm. £3. \Veekly showcase of loettl hands. Tonight's line-up are ot‘ a rock persuasion.

I Wasted Youth, Mr 2, Pummel, The Last Act and Friction Fx The (‘athottse. l5 l'nion Street. 248 (i(i()(i. 7.30pm. £4.50. ()yer- l4s show. Ska. skate and pop-punk line-up.

I Lassie Casserole, Wide Awake, The Strand, Spandex Monkeys Fury Murry s. ‘)(i Maxwell Street. 22l (i511. S30pm. £4. including entry to post- gig cluh. Fury 's l'nsigned 2004.

I Kiteflying Club Tehai ()yna. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. £1.50. lmproy.

I Roost Studio One. (it'os'yettor Hotel. (irosyenor Terrace loll. Byres Road). 34l ()5 lo. ‘)pm. Free.

I Colin McEwan 'l'intlerlmx. ls‘) Byres Road. 33‘) 3l0S’. ‘)pm. Free. :\eotlstie set.

I The Vagabonds The Scotia.

ll: l l4 Stockw ell Street. 5.52 ShSl. 0pm. Free. Popular cmers.

I Jam Session Samttel Dow‘s. (37 7| Nithsdale Road. 423 0l07. 8.30pm. Free. Hosted hy Independence.

I Live Music Soundset. the Sotiiidliaus. 47 Hyde Park Street. 22l 465‘). 8.30pm. £4.50.

I Live Music .\1c('huills. 40 High Street. .552 2l35. ‘).30pm. Free. New hands night.

I Live Music MaeSorlcys. 42 Jamaica Street. 24S S5Sl. ‘)pm. Free.


I Maple Cross, Uncle Phil arid Pettybone l.a\'a Lounge. 2 Ann Street. 0l475 7‘)! 585.


I Peaches The liquid Room. ‘)c Victoria Street. 225 2504. 7pm. £10. Sexually explicit. extreme art-rock- electro-garagc from the inimitahle Mrs Peaches.

I Shooglenifty The Venue. l7 3] ('alton Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £8.50. New w ay e (’eltic dance sounds from this funky ensemhle.

I Unnecessary Surgery and Enchantica Bannerman's. .\'iddry Street. 556 3254. ‘)pm. £3. A night ol’ guitar and electronic ct'a/iness l'roin techno. jungle. punks t'nnecessary Surgery.

I Peter Michael Rowan (‘ale Royal Bistro Bar. 17 “est Register Street. 557 47‘)2. ‘)pm. Free. See Thu l.


I The Grim Northern Social and Tippi 'l‘olhooth. Jail \Vynd. ol7.s’(» 274000. 7.30pm. £I0. Smooth indie rock sounds from this Scottish acts dehut alhum. Part of Stirling:l.i\‘e.