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Canaveral describe themselves as a rock ‘menage a quatre’ from St Andrews. ■ The Rawmones, The Zips and The Last Broadcast Rockers, 14 Midland Street, 221 0726. 8pm. £tbc. Tribute to the mighty Ramones. ■ Wing & a Prayer Tchai Ovna, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. Folk/blues duo. FREE The Latecomers Lauries Bar, 34 King Street, 552 7123. 8.15pm. Acoustic set of originals and classic covers. ■ Cathedral, Church of Misery and The Gate of Slumber King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £10. Doom metallers from Coventry. FREE Counterfeit Samuel Dow’s, 67–71 Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8.30pm. A little rock heaviness. ■ Example Strathclyde University Union, 90 John Street, 552 1895. 9pm. £8. Aka Fulham electro rapper and aspiring stand-up comedian Elliot Gleave who specialises in documenting the comic minutiae of everyday life. ■ Louise Against The Elements, Carmine and Kung Fu The Flying Duck, 7 Renfrew Court, 572 0100. 9pm. £5. Raw soul power from Louise Hendry and band LATE at this latest Pinup Nights. ■ Tabasco Fiasco and Mr Peppermint 13th Note Café, 50–60 King Street, 553 1638. 9pm. £tbc. Experimental math rock quartet from Livingston. ■ The Hardlines, Denis Law Jr, M- Class Planet, Cha Cha Heels and David Ell & band The Ferry, Anderston Quay, Broomielaw, 01698 360085. £5. Local band showcase.
Edinburgh ■ Rossco Galloway The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 6pm. Donation. The singer-songwriter-guitarist is regularly joined by a selection of special guests. ■ A Fight you Can’t Win, Hagana, The Fatalists and Ugly Baby Wee Red Bar, Edinburgh College of Art, Lauriston Place, 229 1442. 7pm. £4. Grunge rock and alt.metal influenced by the likes of Biffy and Queens of the Stone Age as A Fight You Can’t Win launch their new album. ■ Summerlin, A Day Overdue and Outkast & Overkast The GRV, 37 Guthrie Street, 220 2987. 7pm. £tbc. Pop punk five-piece Summerline headline. ■ A Torn Mind and Deadloss Superstar Sneaky Pete’s, 73 Cowgate, 225 1757. 7pm. £4. Groove laden stoner rock and punky metal at this charity gig to raise money for the Mongol Rally, see www.teamfudge.com for more info. ■ The Wynntown Marshalls Cabaret Voltaire, 36–38 Blair Street, 220 6176. 7pm. £5. Country rock and Americana as The Wynntown Marshalls (formerly known as The Sundowns) return for their first Edinburgh show in two years. ■ Friday Fix The Voodoo Rooms, 19a West Register Street, 556 7060. 7.30pm. £8. Another session of comedy, topped off with a couple of cheeky bands. This month features the ever-funny Gary Little, Keara Murphy, Teddy and MC Ben Verth, with music from The Vetacore and The Dukes. ■ Kenny Herbert & Rab Howatt The Caves, Niddry Street South, 557 8989. 7.30pm. £12 (inc copy of new album). Much loved local musicians playing traditional Scottish to soul and R&B.
✽✽ eagleowl, John Egdell and The Douglas Firs Roxy Art House, 2 Roxburgh Place, 629 0039. 7.30pm. £5. Post-folk ensemble launching their new EP Into the Fold. ■ Ka-Tet, The Spectres and The Marrs Effect Henry’s Cellar Bar, 8–16a Morrison Street, 228 9393. 8pm. £4. A mixed line-up of folk, indie, ska and more. FREE Open Mic McEwans Ale House, 18–22 Clerk Street, 668 4786. 9pm.
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Various singer-songwriter action and covers (call 07792 716013 to book a slot). ■ This is Music Sneaky Pete’s, 73 Cowgate, 225 1757. 11pm–3am. £3 (members free). The indie club/gig crossover night with a new weekly slot from DJs i-Tallah Disco and Bargain Harold with an eagleowl EP launch afterparty as the band take to the decks(30 Apr, gig starts at 7pm) plus live guests Bronto Skylift launch their new album (7 May, gig starts at 7pm).
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