legendary country music performer who has enjoyed 50 years in the business pays another of his regular visits to Scotland.

session from Barclay and guests. Wednesday 9

Tuesday 8

Glasgow Supergrass Barrowland, 244 Gallowgate, 552 4601. 7pm. £22.50. The mighty ‘Grass bid farewell with one final tour after more than 15 years of sterling service to top indie pop and rock. It’s gonna be an emotional one. Brendan Perry Oran Mor, 731–735 Great Western Road, 357 6200. 7.30pm. £10. A rare live outing for the sublime baritone voice of Brendan Perry, co- vocalist with Lisa Gerrard in Dead Can Dance, who produces a no less atmospheric sound on his solo work. Andy Miller Tchai Ovna, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. Acoustic guitar virtuoso and singer/songwriter presents some of his favourite bands. FREE Hell Above and Dirty Rose MacSorleys Music Bar, 42 Jamaica Street, 248 8581. 8pm. Metal bill. Twenty Twenty and Living is Hiding King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8pm. £7.50. See Mon 7. Willie Nelson SECC: Clyde Auditorium, Finnieston Quay, 0844 395 4000. 8pm. £35–£40. See Mon 7. FREE Open Mic The Solid Rock Cafe, 19 Hope Street, 221 1105. 8.30pm. See Tue 1.

✽✽ FREE Kid Canaveral Bloc+, 117 Bath Street, 574 6066. 9pm.

Whimsical indie popsters play the Slow Club. FREE The Shiverin’ Sheiks Blackfriars, 36 Bell Street, 552 5924. 9pm. See Tue 1. Edinburgh FREE Norval Barclay Ghillie Dhu, 2 Rutland Place, 222 9930. 7pm. Acoustic

Glasgow Chris Brown O2 Academy, 121 Eglinton Street, 0844 477 2000. 7pm. £32.50. Teen R&B and hip hop star from the States makes his first foray to Scotland after that ‘Rhinanna incident’. Codeen, The Hickies, Riverly Thieves and Another Love Party O2 ABC2, 330 Sauchiehall Street, 332 2232. 7pm. £5. Atmospheric indie sounds from Codeen. Taylor Hawkins & the Coattail Riders Stereo, 22–28 Renfield Lane, 222 2254. 7pm. £12.50. Foo Fighters drummer hits back at Dave Grohl’s recent supergroup diversion with his own retro rocking power trio. FREE Radio Kills and Babylon Dub Punks MacSorleys Music Bar, 42 Jamaica Street, 248 8581. 8pm. Mix of dub, punk and reggae. Farewell Singapore and Second Escape Captain’s Rest, 185 Great Western Road, 332 7304. 8pm. £tbc. Alternative and power pop sounds from Elgin’s FS. P-A-U-L, Adam Glover Blues Band and 3 Card Trick Rockers, 14 Midland Street, 221 0726. 8pm. £tbc. Blooooz bonanza. Perduramo and Nemecyst Pivo Pivo, 15 Waterloo Street, 564 8100. 8pm. £4. Metal. Suzerain and Catcher King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £5. Alt.rock five- piece from London. FREE Midnight Lion, Iain Morrison and Carnivores Bloc+, 117 Bath Street, 574 6066. 9pm. Mixed bill, including Crash My Model Car frontman Iain Morrison. FREE Open Stage The Halt Bar, 160 Woodlands Road, 352 9996. See Wed 2.

Rock&Pop Music

Edinburgh Pilotcan Electric Circus, 36–39 Market Street, 226 4224. 7pm. £3. Edinburgh rock band featuring Keiron Mellotte (DJ at indie institution Evol). Willie Nelson Playhouse, 18–22 Greenside Place, 0844 847 1660. 8pm. £41.25–£46.75. See Mon 7. Dundee Chas & Band Whitehall Theatre, 12 Bellfield Street, 08717 029486. 7.30pm. £15 (£12). Dave may have bowed out but Chas is still touring and playing all the rockney hits from ‘Rabbit’ to ‘Snooker Loopy’, as well as a new tribute to rock’n’roll legend Jerry Lee Lewis.

Thursday 10 Glasgow Alex Chilton Tribute Night

Mono, 12 King’s Court, King Street, 553 2400. 7pm. £10. Tribute to the late cult hero singer with The Box Tops and Big Star featuring special guest admirers of his work. Proceeds to the New Orleans Musicians Fund. Kathaarsys Pivo Pivo, 15 Waterloo Street, 564 8100. 7pm. £7. Spanish progressive Black Doom metallers. The State Broadcasters, Dirty Cuts and Deserters Deserve Death The Hold (under Admiral Bar), Waterloo Street, 7.30pm. £5. Americana outfit play tracks from their album The Ship & The Iceberg. Thisfamiliarsmile Nice’n’Sleazy, 421 Sauchiehall Street, 333 0900. 7.30pm. £tbc. Mathrock. Andrea Heins Tchai Ovna, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. Canadian singer/songwriter.

w V k u . o o c . h c T i s s u M c f F T i & s t y u k S w i t h e m a f t e r h n p a r t y ! T o

Featuring: The Dead sea souls The Dead sea souls with The Mix ups, Cha Cha Heels, The Mix ups, Cha Cha Heels, The Groove, The Cairos, The Patriots, The Groove, The Cairos, The Patriots, & Another Love party Another Love party

Presented by musician and producer Luke Lockhart Filming live at Ivory Blacks (56 Oswald Street, Glasgow) on Friday 4th June Tickets: Online (www.ticketweb.co.uk): £7 On the door: £10 7pm to 2am

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