Music rock 8 pop listings
I Usher and Smujji SFCC. Finnieston Quay. 08700404000. 7pm. £25/£23.50. See preview for the rap/R&B smoothie. I Eugene Kelly & band and Aviator Shades King Tut‘s Wah Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £6. Glaswegian indie godhead who is probably fed up being referred to as Kurt Cobain‘s favourite contemporary musician. But we don't get tired of saying
I Daniel Wylie FOPP. 19 Union Street. 222 2128. 1pm. Free. The ex-Cosmic Rough Riders frontman performs an instore set to promote his jangletastic solo debut Rants/tackle Beauty.
I Mull Historical Society Beanscene. 5 Cresswell Lane. 334 6776. 8.30pm. Free. An intimate treat for those who make it through the doors as Colin McIntyre presents his plaintive pop songs in stripped-down format.
I Gods Min, Suspire, June and Mistake Us for Friends The Garage. 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1 120. 7pm. £6 (advance). £7 (door). Over-14 shows. Rock and pop showcase gig.
I Nuclear Assault The Cathouse. 15 Union Street. 248 6606. CANCELLED.
I Lucky Luke, The People and The Ruffness Nice‘n’Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 8pm. £5. Electric folk. rootsy rocn‘n‘roll and psyche reggae. respectively.
I Panda, Ursula Minor and The Ronelles The l3th Note Cafe. 50—60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £3. Panda play garagey indie rock. L'rsula Minor combine guitars and samples and the Ronelles are a new band formed by members of the Pedestrians and Regular Slinky.
I Bitch Alert, Pointless Creation and Mangara Barfly. 260 Clyde Street. 0870 907 0999. 8pm. £5. Bitch Alert are a Finnish grrrl trio who say ‘fuck pop. let's rrriot!‘ in pretty good 1ing1ish. it must be said.
I E1 1even, Trip Fontaine, Loris and Lab 5 Fury Murrys. 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511. 8.30pm. £4. including entry to post-gig club. Bill of upcoming local indie bands.
I Trampas Grand Ole ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 429 5396. 7.30pm. £4 (£3 members). Country.
I Abba Tribute Bourbon Street. 108 George Street. 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£12.50 with dinner).
I The Fusion Experience The Butt Club. 142 Bath Lane. 248 1777. 8pm. Free before 10.30pm: £5 after. Weekly jazzy lounge set in the lower bar.
I Defender .‘viacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9.30pm. Free. Rory Gallagher tribute act.
I Backstreet Samuel Dow’s. 67—71 Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. I Frank O’Hagan The Scotia. I 12—1 14 Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 9pm. Free. Covers of Dylan. the Band. Creedence.
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opined that ‘any problem in the world can be
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one can imagine. He hasn’t had a hit since the dreadful ‘Living in America’ went top ten in 1985 but who cares.
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I Live Music Rockers. 14 Midland Street. 221 0726. 8pm. Free. Four rock bands.
I Richie Gallacher, Range Eleven and The Usual Suspects Whistlebinkies. 4 6 South Bridge. 557 51 14. 6pm. Free before midnight; £3 after. Guitar rock followed by funky blues.
I Cylob, Frog Pocket and Final Brass Rabbi Subway. 69 Cowgate. 225 6766. 7pm. £6 £7. Rephlex stalwart (‘ylob hammers out the electronica in a freaked out. crunchy Aphex kinda style. I Live Sciences Henry 's Jazz Cellar. 8 Morrison Street. 467 5200. Midnight. £5. ‘Hip hop grunt' (in their own words) mixing in plenty oi'jazz funk on horns. MC and DJ.
I The Duntermline Metalfest ll Monty‘s. Guildhall Street. 01383 623383. 7.30pm ~2ain. £3. The l)unfermline festival of metal is back for a second instalment of guitar based evil. With a line-up including Achren. '/.i11ah. Twenty inch Kings. lividence of”1‘rauma. Collapse of Reason and ()piate.
I Donnie Munro 'I‘olhooth. Jail Wynd. 01786 274000. 7.30pm. £15. See Thu 1.
Crail Festival 2004
ztst - 31$t July 20th Annual Festival
A great programme of events to celebrate our twentieth year, featuring Rab Noakes, Flossie Mallavialle, Crail Festival Orchestra, Quintet East, Mad Parrots, Skinny Jim, Hypnochick and lots of other fantastic events including a great children’s festival-special guests The Happy Gang.
Great fun by the seaside! Not to be missed.
Information from the 21st July from the Festival Cafe, Crail Town Hall. Tel. 01333 450 447
For information prior to the Festival Tel. 01333 450 316 Or you can check out our website www.crailfestival.co.uk
56 THE LIST 211 Jun—8 Jul 2004
I The Long Ryders and Greg Trooper King Tut's Wah Wah Hut. 272a St Vincent Street. 221 5279. 8.30pm. £12.50. Back in the mid-80s. the Long Ryders were a rawer take on RliM's rootsy pop. They have recently reformed to release their first new album in 16 years aitd play their first shows in 17 years. featuring the ftill original line-up. As a footnote. frontman Syd Griffin is also a respected journalist and filmmaker. responsible for the recent Gram Parsons documentary shown on the telly.
I Mission of Burma and Seachange Barfly. 260 Clyde Street. ()870 907 0999. 8pm. £8. Similar story here. Boston avant-rock trio who originally split in 1983 because ofguitarist Roger Miller‘s crippling tinnitus but now go once more back into the breach with Shellac's Bob Weston also on board on new album ()iiof/UN. See panel.
I V TWin Nice'n'Sleazy. 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637. 9pm. £3. \" Twin are the Primal Scream who never went to London — a changing collective of rock’n'rollers who spice tip their Stonesy sound with a bit of dtib and punk-funk. Beware singer Jason's oriental silken bomberjacket.
I Van Hielan and Zep Tepi The Ferry. 42 Clyde Place. ()1698 265 51 1. 9pm. £6. Heavy metal thunder from these Van Halen and Led Zeppelin tribute bands. I Red Bee Society Carnival Arts. Albion Street. A Love Music. Hate Racism benefit night. See Thu 24 for Red Bee Society.
I Cylob Miso. the 13th Note (are. 50-60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £3. Aka Chris Jeffs. Rephlex Records artiste. I Free Candy Collective Liquid Lounge. 94 West Regent Street. 353 6333. 6pm. Free. A diet of funk. soul. blues. jazz and whatever else at this alternative pre- club night.
I Robbie & the Brothers Grand ()le ()pry. Paisley Road Toll. 429 5396. 7.30pm. £4 (£3 members). Country.
I The Counterfeit Clash Bourbon Street. 108 George Street. 552 0141. 7pm. £5 (£12.50 with dinner). Clash and other
I Bad Medicine Rockers. 14 Midland Street. 221 0726. 8pm. Free. Rock covers. I The Monkey Butlers McChuills. 40 High Street. 552 2135. 10pm. Free.
I Jamie Barnes & Cochise MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 6pm. Free. Residency for this blues veteran. I Reasons to be Cheerful MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. Free. 1an Dury tribute band.
I Open Stage The Halt Bar. 160 Woodlands Road. 352 9996. 4—8pm. Free. Weekly session for local musicians.
I Sugarman The Halt Bar. 160 Woodlands Road. 352 9996. 9pm. Free. Blues.
I Kong Samuel Dow's. 67—71 Nithsdale Road. 423 0107. 8.30pm. Free. Rock
I Charles Wood, Dakota and Stealer Whistlebinkies. 4—6 South Bridge. 557 51 14. 6pm. Free before midnight: £3 after. Funk rock from Stealer on at midnight.
I Mull Historical Society Beanscenc. 67 Holyrood Road. 557 6549. 8pm. Free. Colin Maclntyre and crew with a stripped down show of quirky indie.
I Jaba, High Roller, The Contras and 13th Arrow Caledonian Backpackers. 3 Queensferry Street. 476 7224. 8.30pm. £4. Austrian indie meets Glasgow indie meets Edinburgh indie. Indie then. yeah‘.’
I Pneumosis, Bozilla and Pulsar Bannerman's. Niddry Street. 556 3254. 8.30pm. £4. Live electronic/experimental music. Pulsar are also shooting the video for ‘Dance. Disco Robot' so there will be a discount entry for anyone dressed as a robot who wants to appear in the vid.
I The SPIKEdrivers Tolbooth. Jail Wynd. 01786 274000. 12.30pm. Free. Vocal harmonies and unique instrumentation taking their inspiration form their American roots and country‘s rich heritage.
I The Electroluvs and Flying Matchstick Men The Braehead Pub. 8 Langlands Street. 01563 522 579. 8pm. £3. The lilectroluvs are a boy/girl synthpop dtio.
I Multiplies, ll Casio lmmunitas and Free Jazz Super Party Yes Stereo. 12—14 Kelvinhaugh Street. 576 5018. 8pm. £3. Multiplies play demented. melodic. instrumental synth-punk to make you move.
I Bombstrike, Flyblown and The Process the 13th Note Cafe. 50—60 King Street. 553 1638. 9pm. £tbc. Sweden's best kept secret after lkea meatballs Boinbstrike do raw punk thrash in a way that only deranged Scandinavians can manage.
I Regular Joe and I Am D Barfly. 260 Clyde Street. 0870 907 ()999. 8pm.
I The Denims The Cathouse. 15 Union Street. 248 6606. 7.30pm. £4. ()ver- 14s show. Boston-based power pop/punk outfit. I Jupiter & Teardrop The Bunker. 193~~199 Bath Street. 229 1427. 10pm. Free. See Thu 24.
I Figure 8 Pivo Pivo. 15 Waterloo Street. 564 8100. 8.30pm. Free. Acoustic residency.
I Engine The Seotia. 1 12—1 14 Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 4pm. Free. Rock covers residency.
I Big Blues Jam Studio One. Grosvenor Hotel. Grosvenor 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 L'isge Beatha. 232 Woodlands Road. 564 1596. 6pm. Free. Bring your own instrument.
I Live Music MacSorleys. 42 Jamaica Street. 248 8581. 9pm. Free. Local bands to be confirmed.
I Live Music Rockers. 14 Midland Street. 221 0726. 8pm. Free. Four rock bands.