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Glasgow ■ The Complete Stone Roses The Garage, 490 Sauchiehall Street, 332 1120. 7pm. £12. Charity gig in aid of Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy. ■ Danny Connors & the Ladders Classic Grand, 18 Jamaica Street, 847 0820. 7pm. £6. A whole load of 60s influences from the Kinks to the Stones to James Brown are enshrined in this group’s old school rhythm’n’blues. ■ Jumper’s Knee, LA Soundtrack and Call Me Ishmael O2 ABC2, 330 Sauchiehall Street, 332 2232. 7pm. £5. Over-14s show. Danceable indie electro. ■ Mick Hargan & The Proposition Brel, 39–43 Ashton Lane, 342 4966. 7pm. £7. Singer/songwriter inspired by Dylan, The Frames and U2. FREE Golden Grrrls and Sparkling Shadazz Mono, 12 King’s Court, King Street, 553 2400. 7.30pm. Live music at this Project Ability exhibition launch. David Shrigley and David Bellingham DJ. ■ Benny Gallagher City Halls, Candleriggs, 353 8000. 8pm. £16. A songwriter of sheer class whose songs have been covered by Bryan Ferry, Don Williams, Garth Brooks, Phil Everly and Simon & Garfunkel. FREE Casino Queen, Thank you So Nice, Brian Rattigan and Shauna Joy MacSorleys Music Bar, 42 Jamaica Street, 248 8581. 8pm. Bluesy garage rock from Casino Queen. ■ Dave Dominey Tchai Ovna, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. Funkiness on laptop and bass. FREE Jam Session Samuel Dow’s, 67–71 Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8pm. Hosted by Independence. ■ John Hinshelwood & Sandra Gellatly Band St Andrew’s in the Square, St Andrew’s Square, 0870 013 4060. 8pm. £8 (£6). Star of the Scottish roots, country and folk music scene plays originals and covers (he’s particularly fond of Gram Parsons) joined by vocalist Gellatly. ■ Musicbox The Universal, 57–59 Sauchiehall Lane, 332 8899. 8pm. £3. Record label/artist collective Antimatter presents music from The Recovery Club, Engine 7, Paul McLinden and Lamplighter, accompanied by projections of photographs of each of the artists taken by up-and-coming photographers. FREE Mute Defeat and Ramon Ruiz Box, 431 Sauchiehall Street, 332 5431. 8pm. Motherwell songwriter who digs David Bowie and . . . The Smurfs. ■ No Fxd Abode Pivo Pivo, 15 Waterloo Street, 564 8100. 8pm. £tbc. Alt.rock from No Fxd Abode. ■ Starseed, Firetone, Komodo, Communicator, Rise and Kontroband Rockers, 14 Midland Street, 221 0726. 8pm. £tbc. Classic rock and metal bill. FREE Vasquez and Mr Dirty Bloc+, 117 Bath Street, 574 6066. 8pm. Stoner rock. FREE Creation Open Mic Creation Studios, 16 Trongate, 8.30pm. Becca Bird, lead singer of The Agents, hosts an open mic at this new music studio . FREE Them Beatles Firewater, 341 Sauchiehall Street, 354 0350. 8.30pm. Beatles tribute. ■ Picore, Super Adventure Club and United Fruit 13th Note Café, 50–60 King Street, 553 1638. 9pm. £tbc. ‘Deformed rock’ from the French- Spanish headliners.
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FREE The MeatMen The Wise Monkey, 508 Great Western Road, 334 5125. 9pm. Rockabilly, bluegrass and skiffle from Glasgow trio The MeatMen. ■ Red Light Syndrome, The LA Barrons and Aidez Moi Stereo, 22–28 Renfield Lane, 222 2254. £tbc. Ballsy rock’n’roll. ■ The Rudiments The Common Room, 77 Byres Road, 334 7132. £tbc. Melodic 60s-inspired harmony sounds at this EP launch. Edinburgh ■ Stanley Odd and S.Kay Cabaret Voltaire, 36–38 Blair Street, 220 6176. 7pm. Free but ticketed. Hip hop double bill from Europe and Scotland at The Mill. Free tickets from www.themill- live.com. ■ Darren Shaw & the Dynamics Brunton Theatre, Ladywell Way, Musselburgh, 665 2240. 7.45pm. £14.50 (£12.50). Presenting ‘A Night at the Musicals’ with hits from Phantom, Mamma Mia, Joseph, West Side Story and many more. ■ The Alchonauts, Burnout 27 and The Plimptons Bannerman’s, Niddry Street, 556 3254. 8pm. £4. Pop punk from Fife boozers The Alchonauts. ■ Audio Companion and Sherman The Ark, 3–7 Waterloo Place, 623 7147. 8pm. £3. Indie rock.
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