Music rook & pop listings

Sunday 16 continued

I Barefoot, the Unknown, The Cherrykicks attd Bovine Rocket‘s. l4 Midlattd Street. 221 0726. 8pm. liree. Pttttk line-up.

I Figure 8 l’iy'o l’iy'o. l5 Waterloo Street. 564 8100. 8.30pm. l‘ree. Acoustic residency.

I Phil’s Sunday Session t’isge Beatlta. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 I596. 6pm. Free. Brittg your ow n instrument. I Live Music MacSorley's. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 858i. 9pm. Free. l.ocal battd triple bill to be continued.


I Dogs Die in Hot Cars The Venue. l7—2l (‘altott Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £6. Perky. quirky pop from Dogs l)ie itt Hot ('ars. wlto ltay'e jtist finished recording their debttt albuttt witlt Madness/l)e.\ys producers (The Lattger attd Alan Winstattley.

I Frog Pocket, Chevron attd Final Brass Rabbi Subway. 6‘) (‘owgate. 225 6766. 7.30pm. £tbc. liyettittg pttsltittg at tlte edges of electronica wltile drawing you ittto tlteir ttturky world.

I Richie Gallacher and Oatbeanie Whistlebittkies. 4 6 Soutlt Bridge. 557

5] l4. 9pm. Free. (‘oyet‘ songs.


I Illegal Eagles Royal (‘ottcert Hall. 2 Saucltieltall Street. 353 8000. 8pm. £l5.50. lislablislted tribttte to ltoary roots rockers the liagles.

I The Izzys, Ludovico attd The Aerials King Tut's Wah Walt Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 22l 527‘). 8.30pttt. £5. Blues}‘ ttarcotic rock froitt New York- based trio the l/Iy's which encompasses alt.coutttry attd rockabilly references.

I The Beliel Project Bartly. Bot) (‘lyde Street. 0870907 0999. 8pm. £5.

I Lady Midnight, Recc, Pylot attd Snood Stereo. l2 l4 Kelyitthaugh Street. 576 50l8. 8pm. See Thurs l3 for Py'lot. Vicious rock'tt’roll frottt Recc.

I Versity, The Band from Uncle attd Autopilot Tlte l3th .\'ote (are. 5060 King Street. 553 1638. 8.30pm. £4. Punk and post-grunge line-up.

I Acoustic Jam Nice'n'Slea/y'. 42l Sattcltieltall Street. 333 9637. 8pm. Free. Witlt a free drink as incentiye for participants.


I Alias attd Christ The Venue. l7 2! ('altott Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £7. More cutting edge electronica attd leftlield hip hop frottt the ey'er reliable :MIIIL‘OII label. This is a double bill of real quality. Alias' twisted dark hip hop compliments (‘hrist's (Benbeculal down tempo bleeps attd beats. I Acoustica (‘abaret \‘oltaire. 3o 38 Blair Street. 220 6l76. 7.30pm. Free tyolutttary contributions on exit). A new night of acoustic sounds offerittg yaried line-ups frottt lidittburgh's fittest sittger/



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I Alvin Lee and the Edgar Winter Group l'sher Hall. l.othian Road. 228

l I55. 7.45pm. £16 £20.50. lix-Tett Years After fronttttan Alyin l.ee follows his fornter bandtttates ittto town. Since lcay ittg the baitd iii the 70s. Lee has recorded with the likes of (ieorge Harrison attd lilyis cohorts Scotty Moore attd 1)] l-‘ontana. Multi-instrumentalist Winter is his 'l‘exatt contemporary. mixing up rock. jal/ attd blues styles. They are joined on the bill by (iroundhogs frottttttan Tony McPhee.

I Stoma, Cocession 101 attd Out By Degrees The Bongo ('lub. Moray House. 37 Holyrood Road. 558 7604. 8pm. £5. Stirling‘s fittest metal act make it to the capital.

I Open Mic Wltistlebinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 5] 14. 9pm. l-"ree. Just turn up and perform.

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Glasgow I Alvin Lee, Edgar Winter attd Tony McPhee Royal (‘oneert Hall. 2

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Alias plays the V, dinburgh, Mon 17 May; King Tut’s, Glasgow,

Sattcltieltall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm. £20.50/£l8.50. See Mon I7.

I Alias and Christ King Tut’s Walt Wah lltit. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 527‘). 8.30pm. £7. See Mon I7.

I Blonde Redhead and Secret Machines Barfly. 260 ('ly'de Street. 0870907 0999. 7.30pm. £7.50. Begttilittg trio with a spectral sound like no other r- a distinction which probably attracted l)a\'id Sylyiatt to contribute vocals to their new single. Psychedelic support from Secret Machines. the tttissittg link between .\'eil Young attd Krautrock.

I The Cinematics and Sign Red The Arches. 253 Argyle Street. 565 1023. 8pm. £5. Showcase gig. Showcase of guitar-driyett melodic rock bands. The (‘inematics are recent signings to Slam's Sottta label.

I Man Must Die, Nush, Pigscum and M.O.S.H. The (‘atltouse. l5 l'ttiott Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £4. ()yer- I4s show. Thrash aitd death tttetal line-up. lteaded by Matt Mtist Die. who are lattttcltittg their new album Slur! Killing.

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I Pylot, Equally Screwed and Snood The l3th .\'ote (are. 50 60 King Street. 553 I638. 9pm. £3. .-\|ternatiye rock frottt Pylot who list lioo Fighters and Supergrass as influences. liqually Screwed are on tttore of a punk course.

I Shim-R, Maria Leahy attd Paul McLaughlin Stereo. l2 l4 Kelyittltaugh Street. 576 50l8. 8pm. £4. Acoustic showcase of local sittger/ songwriters attd melodic pop band Shim-R.

I Vera Cruise, Small Creatures attd Lucky Loop Vic Bar. (ilasgow School of .-\rt. I68 Rettfrew Street. 353 4530. 7pm. Free. .-\lt.country frottt Vera (’ruise. supported by rock'n‘roll \' Twin offshoot Small ('reatures.

I Karina & Andy Tchai ()ytta. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. £1. Singcr/ songwriters.

I Carah Nugent Beattscette Southside. l9 Skiryittg Street. 632 8090. 8pm. l-‘ree. l.aidback. background sounds.

I Phil’s Session t‘isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 I596. 9pm. l-‘ree. Weekly jam.

I Live Music Nice‘tt‘Slea/y. 421 Saucltieltall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £3. .letpace lttdustries launch night.


I Illegal Eagles The liquid Room. 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564. 7pm. £l5. See Mott I7.

I Yakuza, Major Major attd Mercury Tilt Switch Subway. ()9 ('owgate. 225 6766. 7.30pm. £4. Irish alt.rockers Yaku/a promote their new album. with support front l)uttdoitian emo- popsters Mercury 'l‘iltswitclt attd local noisy swines Major Major.

I Band Showcase Wltistlebittkies.

4 6 South Bridge. 557 5l 14. 9pm. liree. (’all itt adyattce for a gig.

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I The Promise, Champion, Paint the Town Red attd Stoma Kittg 'l‘ut‘s Walt Wah llttt. 272a St Vincent Street. 22l 527‘). 8pm. £7. ()y'er- l4s show. Hardcore attd ettto line-up touring uttder the battner the liuro Moslt Tour.

I Thirteen Senses, B Men attd Clearfall Barfly. 260 (‘lydc Street. 0870 907 099‘). 8pm. £5. Indie rockers perpetratittg tlte trend for piano-fronted battds but chucking itt some tltrashy’ indie guitars too.

I UK Deathcharge, Column 1 1, Red Star BIu, Armed Candy and No Longer Deprived The (’atltouse. l5 l'ttiott Street. 2486606. 7.30pm. £4. ()y'er- l4s show. Ptittk attd ettto bill.

I Dasein, Tacoma Radar, The Commercials attd The Metronomes The Buff ('lttb. I42 Bath Lane. 248 1777. 9pm. £3. A cornucopia of local acts cottte together to celebrate the second birthday of ()xfam Mitsic. the compact attd bijou second hand record shop at l7l By'res Road. where you cart purchase tickets for this sterling ey'ettt.

I Stylodub attd Germlin Sub (Tub. 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. Stylodub are ‘sty'lophone experitttentalists' with the emphasis on ‘tttentalists'. (iermlitt goes one better with the label 'one mart electrotelefunkittjaI/ttik‘.

I De Rosa, Pan, Knockout Ned attd Amongst the Arrows .\'ice'tt'S|ea/y. 42| Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £3. (iarglcblast Records showcase.

I The Usual The l3th .\'ote (are.

50 60 King Street. 553 I638. 9pm. £3. Melodic indie rock.

I Solarise Brel. Ashton lane. 342 4900. «Split. l‘il'c‘e. l.o-li electronica. retttittiscettt of .-\ir and Beck.

I Recliner The Bunker. I93 l99 Bath Street. 229 I427. l0pttt. l-‘rcc.

I Open Stage The Hall Bar. loo \Vtttttllttntls Road. 504 I527. Spill. lirec. Weekly session for local tttusicians.

I Live Music MacSot‘ley s. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 858|. 9pm. Free. Three local bands to be continued.