I Bob Dylan Barrowland. 244 Gallowgate. 552 4601. SOLD OUT. ()ld Bob ﬁts in another sneaky little ‘club' gig which understandably sold out sharpish.
I Suzanne Vega and Martyn Joseph Carling Academy. 121 liglinton Street. 0905 020 3999/0870 771 2000. 7pm. £17.50. See Wed 23. I Television The Arches. 253 Argyle Street. 565 1023. 8pm. £17.50. Hot on the heels of Blondie. another original New York punk treat. The ripples created by Television’s legendary debut album .ilurqtm' .1400!) are still being felt today. and the tracks sound as fresh as ever rendered by Tom Verlaine and
I James Grant (‘ottier Theatre. 9395 Hyndland Street. 357 3868. 8pm. £12.50. [ix-Love & Money frontman basking in a more folk-orientated direction these days.
I Jupiter & Teardrop King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5. Geoff Martyn. once a member of the original Travis line-up. performs with his new band to promote debut J&T IiP ‘Bring Me Down'.
I Laura Veirs, Midlake and Carlblaw Barfly. 260 Clyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. £8.50. A haunting. sparse mix of deadpan folk and blues from US singer/songwriter Laura Veirs. whose current album is titled (‘arlmn Glacier:
I Chris Brown, Gareth Hunter and Johnny Monolith Barfly (upstairs). 260 (‘lyde Street. 0870 907 0999.
I Freeview, Endorphin and Echo Bass Nice‘n'Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £3. Melodic rock line-up.
I Basement Breaks The 13th .\'ote Cafe. 50-60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £3. The regular Scottish hip hop night celebrates its first birthday by giving out a free (‘1) to the first 30 people through the door.
I Monktus and Astronauts Fail Band Camp. llogshead (upstairs). North Frederick Street. 9pm. £3. Local band bill.
I Babygod and Coriolis Sepia. Liquid Lounge. 94 West Regent Street. 353 6333. 8pm. £3. including entry to the Loaded club night.
I Cloudshow and Endor Soundset. the SoundhaUs. 47 Hyde Park Street. 221 4659. 8.30pm. £4.50. Weekly showcase of up-and-coming bands.
I Stone Autumn Beanscene. 5 (‘resswell Lane. 334 6776. 8pm. Free. Laidback. background sounds.
I Phil’s Session L'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 1596. 8pm. Free. Weekly jam.
I Jam Session Samuel Dow‘s.
67- 71 Nithsdalc Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. Hosted by Independence. I Live Music McChuills. 40 High Street. 552 2135. 9.30pm. Free. The start of McChuills' mod weekender. with live bands to be confirmed.
I Live Music MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. Free. Local band line-up to be conﬁrmed.
I More Than Bagpipes The Bongo Club. Moray House. 37 Holyrood Road. 558 7604. 8pm. £10 seated (£5 standing). Live music celebrating Scotland's diversity as a beneﬁt for the Refugee Survival Trust. I Jacobs Pillow and Thevirginteeth Whistlcbinkics. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 5114. 9pm. Free. ()riginal guitar rock.
I Peter Michael Rowan (‘at'e Royal Bistro Bar. 17 West Register Street. 557 4792. 9pm. Free. See Thu 10.
Events are listed by date, then
city. Submit listings at least ten days before publication to Ruth Hedges at firstname.lastname@example.org, by post or by tax on 0131 557 8500. Listings are compiled by Ruth Hedges and Kenny Mathieson.
I The Michael Deans Quartet Beer Cafe. Candleriggs. 552 9815. 9—1 1.45pm. Free. Modern jazz quartet led by tenor saxtnan Deans.
I Lights Out By Nine Studio One. Grosvenor Terrace. 9pm. Free. Vocalist A1 Hughes fronts this ever- popular stomping blues outﬁt.
I John Rae New Jazz Henry’s Jazz. Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £5. Drummer John Rae features the talents of Ryan Quigley. Konrad Wiszniewski. Martin Kershaw. Paul Harrison and Aidan O'Donnell.
I Brian Kellock Trio Henry‘s Jazz. Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £8. Top class trio fronted by the internationally respected pianist. with John Rae on drums and Kenny F.11is on bass.
I Guest Band Night 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 9pm—midnight. Free. Regular jazz night featuring top Scottish jazz groups.
I Bob Balsley 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 9pm. Free. Guitar wizard from Wisconsin. USA. with Gordon McNeil on sax. Kevin Glasgow on bass and Bill Kyle on drums.
I Garry Middlemist and the Beefsteaks Wheatsheaf. 207/209 Balgreen Road. 346 9801. 9.30pm. Free. Deep blues.
I The Elephants Henry’s Jazz Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. Midnight. £5. Hard-grinding. ska. gritty reggae and afropunk from Salsa Celtica‘s Toby Shippey.
Glasgow I George McGowan and his Orchestra Merchant‘s Corner. 18 John Street. 552 3801. 2.30-5.30pm. Free. Drummer McGowan leads his big band with guest vocalists. I Burt MacDonald Quintet with Lol Coxhill Brel. 39. .43 Ashton Lane. 342 4966. 4--5.30pm. Free. Raymond MacDonald and George Burt front this quintet. on saxophones and guitar respectively with Coxhill joining them with some free flowing sax work. I Big Bob’s Jazz Band Bar 185. Buchanan Hotel. 185 Buchanan Street. 332 7284. 5.30pm. Free. Regular swinging jazz session. Kesha-Koshka ()ran Mor. 731 7735 Great Western Road. 08700 132652. 8pm. £8 in advance—£10 on door. Gypsy-jazz fusion from Nigel Clark (guitar). ()leg Ponomarev (violin) and Lev Atlas (violin). I Eddie Toal and Quintet ()‘Neill‘s. 71 Albion Street. 5520822. 9- 1 1.45pm. Free. liddie sings his way through American songbook standards.
I Jazz Brunch 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 2—3pm. Free. Regular jazz session featuring the 80QS Piano Trio with a variable line-up of players.
I Todd Gordon Henry‘s Jazz Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £6. Swinging vocals from Gordon singing from the Sinatra songbook.
I 80QSt House Band 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 9pm—midnight. Free. Modern jazz. classics from this dynamic ﬁve-piece.
I Bob Balsley 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 9pm. Free. See Fri 1 l.
I Rumba Caliente Henry's Jazz. Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. Midnight. £6. Six-piece band led by Salsa Celtica trumpeter Toby Shippey. providing the finest in hot raunchy Latin sounds.
Glasgow I Kenny Paterson Cuba None. I4 John Street. 552 3505. 4—7pm. Free. A
new talent on the Scottish jazz scene. Paterson provides smooth soul and swing vocals. I Sunday Jazz with Muldoon’s Ragtime Band Three Judges. Dunmarton Road. 337 3055. 4—7pm. Free. Relaxing jazz for a Sunday afternoon as part of the West 13nd Festival. I Sinatra 1954-69: 15 Very Good Years ()ran Mor. 731-735 Great Western Road. 08700 132652. 8pm. £8 in advance—£10 on door. Acclaimed jazz singer Todd Gordon 80's his respects to ()1' Blue 1iyes. Kesha-Koshka Cafe Cossachok. Russian Cultural Centre. 10 King Street. 5530733. 9pm. £5 (£3). See Sat
I Jazz Brunch 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 2—5pm. Free. Regular jazz session featuring the Robert Pettigrew Trio with Pettigrew on piano. Ed Kelly on bass and Bill Kyle on drums.
I Burt MacDonald Quintet with Lol Coxhill Henry's Jazz Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £6. See Sat 12.
I Paul Kirby Trio ()xygen Bar & Grill. 3- 5 Inﬁrmary Street. 557 9997. 9pm—midnight. Free. Evening session led by pianist Paul Kirby. featuring Kevin Glasgow on Bass and Bill Kyle on drums.
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I 4 Jazz Burnbrae. Milngavie. 942 5951. 8pm. Free. Quartet producing swinging jazz standards featuring guitarist Bob Sloan and Andy Sharkey on double bass.
I Jam Session 80 Queen Street Bar and Restaurant. 80 Queen Street. 226 5097. 830—1 1.30pm. Free. ()pen session with the David Patrick Trio — come and play or to hear a whole load of new talent.
I Bill Kyle’s Sh" Hot Jazz Quartet ()xygen Bar & Grill. 3—5 Inﬁrmary Street. 557 9997. 9pm—midnight. Free. Drummer Bill Kyle‘s latest grouping. featuring Doug Tiplady (saxes). Paul Kirby (piano) and new 20-year-old bass sensation Kevin Glasgow.
Wednesday 1 6
I Three Candiru Tchai-Ovna. 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. £1.50. Michael Deans and Nick Weston's ever changing jazz band joined by various guests.
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I Kesha-Koska Guitarist
! Nigel Clark joins violinists Lev Atlas and Oleg Ponomarev in virtuoso. exploratory. mostly self-composed music firmly rooted in Russian, Gypsy and Klezmer sources, tempered with jazz and a hint of other ethnic influences. Oran Mor, G/asgow, Sat 72 Jun, Cafe
' Cossachok, Glasgow, Sun 73
Burt MacDonald Quintet with Lol Coxhill The fine quintet led by guitarist George Burt and saxophonist Raymond MacDonald are more often heard on home turf at the western end of the M8, so it is good to see them back in Edinburgh with special guest Lol Coxhill. The soprano saxophonist has been a mainstay of the British free improvisation scene for several decades. and the band push their music into freer directions in their collaboration with him. The resulting hybrid is a fascinating and often unpredictable amalgam of diverse influences. Henry’s Jazz Cellar, Edinburgh, Sun 73 Jun.
Kevin Murray Quintet The Dundonian guitarist and composer leads a new quintet in his own music, featuring his own mandolin and guitar alongside Sandy Wright on guitars, Alan Sutherland on keyboards. Mario Caribe on bass. and John Rae on drums, fiddle and percussion. Henry ’5 Jazz Cellar, Edinburgh, Thu 24 Jun.
I Trio MB Henry’s Jazz Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. 8.30pm. £5. Innovative jazz from the free and
fusion schools. performed by Phil and
Tom Bancroft (sax and drums respectively) and guitarist Kevin MacKenzie.
I The Michael Deans Quartet
Beer Cafe. (.‘andleriggs. 552 9815. 9—1 1.45pm. Free. See Thu 10.
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