Glenrothes ■ Fife Electronic Organ Society Concert Glenwood High School, South Parks Road, 01592 264820. 7.15pm. £tbc. Diverse music and song featuring guest performer Chris Powell.
Glasgow ■ Charger, Conan and Co-Exist Classic Grand, 18 Jamaica Street, 847 0820. 7pm. £8. Classic rock. ■ Ultimate Eagles O2 ABC, 330 Sauchiehall Street, 332 2232. 7pm. £15. Eagles tribute act. ■ The View, The Twist and Control Queen Margaret Union, 22 University Gardens, 339 9784. 7pm. £15. Over-14s show. Return of the Dundonian indie scamps, fresh from frontman Kyle Falconer’s guest vocal stint with Mark Ronson. ■ LCD Soundsystem Barrowland, 244 Gallowgate, 552 4601. 7pm. CANCELLED. ■ Dr Mango & the Chickpeas Tchai Ovna, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. Live music. ■ Feeding Egon, Cyclephante and Nespresco Pivo Pivo, 15 Waterloo Street, 564 8100. 8pm. £3. Jazzy alt rock. FREE Jam Session Samuel Dow’s, 67–71 Nithsdale Road, 423 0107. 8pm. See Thu 4. FREE Randolph’s Leap and Inspector Tapehead Captain’s Rest, 185 Great Western Road, 332 7304. 8pm. EP launch for indie folk singer/songwriter Randolph’s Leap. ■ Steve Hackett The Ferry, 25 Anderston Quay, 8pm. £18.50. The one-time Genesis guitarist plays tracks from his album, Out of the Tunnel’s Mouth. ■ Tom Kitching & Gren Bartley St Andrew’s in the Square, St Andrew’s Square, 0870 013 4060. 8pm. £8 (£6). See Wed 17. ■ Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses and Liam Gerner King Tut’s Wah Wah Hut, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £13.50. Americana from the man who wrote the Oscar- winning ‘Not the Weary Kind’ from the film Crazy Heart. FREE Apache Viking and Go Heeled Bloc+, 117 Bath Street, 574 6066. 9pm. Lo-fi garage rock from Newcastle. ■ Le Reno Amps and Deathpodal 13th Note Café, 50–60 King Street, 553 1638. 9pm. £tbc. Melodic indie rock. FREE Rod’s Acoustic Jam 1901 Bar and Bistro, 1534 Pollockshaws Road, 9pm. See Thu 4. Edinburgh FREE Henry Ibbs The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 6pm. See Thu 4. ■ Less Than Jake, Zebrahead and The Hostiles The HMV Picture House, 31 Lothian Road, 0844 847 1740. 6.30pm. £15. Over-14s show. See preview for the cult ska punkers who have worked their way up to sell-out status without, erm, selling out. ■ Born Ruffians and Found Electric Circus, 36–39 Market Street, 226 4224. 7pm. £8.50. Toronto trio who play upbeat folksy psyche pop. See previews, page 58. ■ The Plimptons and The Murderburgers Henry’s Cellar Bar, 8–16a Morrison Street, 228 9393. 7.30pm. £4. ‘Absurdo-pop’ band The Plimptons launch their new album. ■ Augustalia, The Dull Fuds and Lee Paterson The Voodoo Rooms, 19a West Register Street, 556 7060. 8pm. £4 (£7 including EP). A humorous take on funk rock as Augustalia launch new EP It’s Never Too Late to Ask for Your Knickers Back. ■ The Freaky Family The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 11pm. £2 (£1). See Thu 4.
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Glasgow ■ Ben Bryden’s Bright Noise The Glasgow Art Club, 185 Bath Street, 248 5210. 8pm. £5 (£4). Hot, fresh sounds from this alternative jazz quartet fronted by Dumfries sax player Bryden.
Edinburgh FREE Desafinado Henderson’s, 94 Hanover Street, 225 2131. 7pm. Brazilian jazz from this duo. ■ The Freaky Family The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 11pm. £2 (£1). Organic hip hop and jazzy grooves. Dunfermline ■ The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Scotland Concert Series Carnegie Hall, East Port, 01383 602302. 7.30pm. £10 (£8). Military band concerts featuring a variety of styles, from big band to classical pieces. Also a chance to see the famed Royal Marines Corps of Drums.
Glasgow FREE Big Guitar Weekend Early Evening Concert City Halls: Recital Rooms, Candleriggs, 332 5027. 7pm. Award-winning RSAMD student Ian Watt performs alongside colleagues from the Vocal Studies department. ■ Big Guitar Weekend RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5027. Times vary. £prices vary. Three days of concerts, tutorials and workshops centred around the highly versatile instrument, featuring Pavel Steidl amongst others. The weekend is rounded off with a showcase concert featuring soloists and ensemble performances. Edinburgh FREE Graham High Henderson’s, 94 Hanover Street, 225 2131. 7pm. The guitarist is joined by guests playing Hot Club-style jazz. ■ Music, Music, Music The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 7pm. £10. Infectious Scandic piano trio headed by Fabian Kallerdahl. ■ Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings The Queen’s Hall, 87–89 Clerk Street, 668 2019. 7pm. £18.50. Nine-piece Brooklyn collective specialising in funk, soul and gospel. ■ Skunk Funk The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 11.30pm–3am. £5 (£3). Night of top funk from DJ Aki and live guests including high energy funk from Federation of Disco Pimp (5 Nov) and reggae from Man at the Window (12 Nov).
Glasgow FREE Roger Cull Trio Brel, 39–43 Ashton Lane, 342 4966. 3pm. Piano-led jazz standards, swing, bebop, bossa nova, samba and fusion. FREE Brodie Jarvie & Matthew Herd Rio Café, 27 Hyndland Street, 334 9909. 9pm. Funky jazz from this bass and sax duo. ■ Big Guitar Weekend RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5027. Times vary. £prices vary. See Fri 5. Edinburgh FREE The Gentlemen of Jazz Harry’s Bar, Randolph Place, 539 8100. 2.30pm. Traditional jazz featuring vocalist Liz MacEwan.
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