Music rock & pop listings

Thursday 17 continued

I Mark Callander Beanscene. 5 (‘resswell Lane. 334 6776. 8pm. l‘ree. Laid back. background sounds.

I Phil’s Session l'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 I596. 8pm. Free. Weekly jam.

I Battle of the Bands MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. l-‘ree. I Jam Session Samuel Dow's, 67-~7l Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. Hosted by Independence. I Live Music .\le(‘huills. 4() High Street. 552 2l35. 9.30pm. Free. New bands night.


I The Magnificents, David Jack and Penpushers The Venue. l7 2] (‘alton Road. 557 3073. 7.30pm. £5. See Fri 1 l.

I Full Moon Open Mic ('omniplex. 40 (‘ommercial Street. Leith. 555 5622. 8pm. Free. Open mic for anyone from poets to bands to solo singers. l-‘ull back- line (guitar. bass amps. drums. mics etc) provided and a pre-booked band on from around I lpm. If you want to book a slot call l'rit/ on 07766 175 749.

I Fred and Frantic Chant Whistlebinkies. 4-6 Sottth Bridge. 557 5l 14. 9pm. Free. ()riginal west coast rock'n‘roll from l‘red.

I Peter Michael Rowan (‘at'e Royal Bistro Bar. 17 West Register Street. 557 4792. 9pm. Free. See Thu


I Born to Be Wide The Venue. l7~2l ('alton Road. 557 3073.

I lpm -3am. Free. New music industry social club that plans to bring musos.

journalists. promoters. record shop

workers and musicians together. With a mixed soundtrack from various industry bods. .lun l7 sees Tommy (the Magnificents). lilaine Watson (llMV) and music lawyer Murray Buchanan behind the decks.

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I Daniel Wylie (‘ottier Theatre.

93 95 llyndland Street. 357 3868. 8pm. £6.50. ()ver- l4s show. The former frontman of the (’osmic Rough Riders carries on in much the same sub- 'l‘eenage l’anclub uber-melodic manner with added hippie flavour to his lyrics on solo debut album Rmnvhurk/e Bi'uurv. I The Walkmen King Tut‘s Wah Wah llut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £7. Pile-driving garage/indie/ punk outfit from New York via Washington I)('. featuring ex- members of Jonathan l-‘ire‘cater.

I Trashcan Sinatras, Roddy Hart and Heirloom ()ran Mor. corner of Byres Road/(ireat Western Road. 08700132 652. 7.30pm. £12. Revitalised Scotpop practitioners work tip to the autumn release of Height/(rune. their first new album in eight years. I’url oft/Iv lli'vl 15ml l'i’slii'ul.

I Mother 8: the Addicts (ilasgow School of Art. Renfrew Street. 353 4530. 6pm. l-‘ree. The annual Degree Show street party takes in er Renfrew Street (moving indoors later in the evening). with demented garage combo Mother a the .Addicts and [Ms including Andrew Divine and l‘reakmenoovers.

I First Offence, Armed Candy and Blinded by Reason The ('athouse. l5 l'nion Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £4 (advance). £5 (door). ()ver- l4s show. l’unk hill.

I Radar Nice'n‘Slea/y. 42l Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £3. Technocollective. featuring his and live performance.

I Reasons for the Insanity and Fickle Public The [301 Note (‘at‘c’x 507 60 King Street. 553 I638. 9pm. £3. .\'irvanaesque anthems.

I Nibushi Shang Hong, The X1 and The Mellowheads Barfly. 260 (‘lyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. £4. Indie pop.

I Deadites, Anavris, Stitch and Insular l‘tn‘y Murrys. 96 Maxwell Street. 22] 651 1. 8.30pm. £4. including entry to post-gig club. Bill of upcoming local hands. including thrash metal trio Deadites and neo-grtmge crew Anavris. I The Godfearing Atheists Mc(‘huills. 40 High Street. 552 2135. l0pm. liree. .v\lt.eountry.

I The Fusion Experience The Buff (‘lub. I42 Bath Lane. 248 1777. 8pm. l’ree before l0.30pm: £5 after. Weekly jaz/y lounge set in the lower bar.


I Carus, Range Eleven and John Doe Whistlebinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 5] l4. 6pm. Free before midnight; £3 after. Atissie world music from (’arus at 6pm followed rockers Range lileven at 9pm and indie from John Doe at midnight.

I Opal Sky, The Porn Cops and Thevirginteeth The Liquid Room. 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564. 7pm. £4 (£3).

Last year's winners of the Scottish Iimergenza battle of the bands showcase their mature and unique mix of soul and rock. The Porn (‘ops and thevirginteeth support with stylish. original guitar action.

I 0 without U (‘aledonian Backpackers. 3 Queensferry Street. 476 7224. 7.30pm. £tbc. Willi more acts to be announced.

I Indafusion, Amateur Guitar Anti-Heroes and Maya29 (‘abaret Voltaire. 36—38 Blair Street. 220 ()l76. 8pm. £3. Night of explosive rock and indie.

I Grimbergen The l’leasance (‘abaret Bar. 60 The Pleasance. 650 2349. 9pm. £2 (£1 ). Live performance at low key dark and gothic music night Finsternis. I Mutterfly Bannerman's. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 9pm. £3. Mutterlly return for their first home town show of 2004. with more dynamic indie as you’ve come to expect from their ‘Better Days‘ Iil’.

GWeird Attractors and Wevie Stonder The Bongo Club. Moray House. 37 llolyrood Road. 558 7604. 10pm 3am. £7-—£9. Live percussion and electronica creating an intoxicating blend of rhythms from Brazil. India. Africa and beyond. Joined by quirky electro quartet Wevie Stonder. who cross the musical parodies of Ween with the edgy wit of (‘hris Morris for this liarshot club night. I Edinburgh College of Art Annual Summer Revel Wee Red Bar. [Edinburgh (‘ollege of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 I442. l0ptn 4am. £12. Another big ol‘ party night at the Art School with a mix of DJ action and live music taking over the Wee Red Bar and

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