Glasgow FREE The MeatMen Maggie May’s, 60 Trongate, 548 1350. 6pm. Rockabilly, bluegrass and skiffle from Glasgow trio The MeatMen. FREE Vigo Thieves King Tut's, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 7pm. Classic rock and pop influence. Part of King Tut's New Year's Revolution. ■ The Ashtones O2 ABC2, 330 Sauchiehall Street, 332 2232. 7pm. £6. Indie rock four-piece from East Kilbride. ■ Figure 5, The Temperance Movement and The Dots Stereo, 20–28 Renfield Lane, 222 2254. 7pm. £tbc. Pastoral indie pop and retro references. ■ Vidi Well, Zombie Militia, Maplenectar and Blood Red Visions O2 Academy 2, 121 Eglinton Street, 0844 477 2000. 7pm. £6. Over- 14s show. Progressive metal from the Glasgow-based headliners. ■ Mob Rules, Vom and Sufferinfuck Nice’n’Sleazy, 421 Sauchiehall Street, 333 0900. 7.30pm. £5. Self-styled ‘loud and repetitive racket’ from Vom. ■ Traffic Cone Presents . . . FU January Pivo Pivo, 15 Waterloo Street, 564 8100. 7.30pm. £3. With live sets from Phlox, Colour Cells, Sleepy Eyes Nelson and Homesick Aldo. ✽✽ Adopted As Holograph and Recital Rooms, Candleriggs, 353 8000. 8pm. £10. Old time skiffly, rootsy sounds from AAH, the new acoustic project with an ex-Uncle John & Whitelock member. Brian Cattigan City Halls:
■ Elan Few, Sneaky Pete and Blind Watchmakers Maggie May’s, 60 Trongate, 548 1350. 8pm. £5. Local indie and rock. ■ Dead Sea Souls, Boycotts, The Side and The Mix Ups King Tut’s, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £6. Indie singalongs and guitar sounds. Part of New Year’s Revolution. Edinburgh FREE William Douglas The Jazz Bar, 1 Chambers Street, 220 4298. 6pm. Unplugged session with William Douglas and friends. FREE Main Street Blues, Bigtime and Digan, Dowell & White Whistlebinkies, 4–6 South Bridge, 557 5114. 6.30pm. before midnight; £4 after. Blues and indie night. FREE Stewart MacLennan Henderson’s Vegetarian Restaurant, 94 Hanover Street, 225 2131. 7pm. Classical guitar and popular song. ■ Tam’s Railway, Ghosts of Progress and Seneka Sneaky Pete’s, 73 Cowgate, 225 1757. 7pm. £tbc. Mixed indie night. ■ You Me At Six, The Blackout, Set Your Goals and Canterbury Corn Exchange, 11 New Market Road, 477 3500. 7pm. £16.50. See Fri 7. ■ Barberos and Beast Henry’s Cellar Bar, 8–16 Morrison Street, 228 9393. 8pm–3am. £tbc. Liverpudlian double bill of ‘manic synth based action’.
Sunday 9 Glasgow FREE Constellations King Tut's, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 7pm.
Heavy alt.rock. Part of King Tut's New Year's Revolution. ■ The Wankys, Toecutter, An T- Uabhas and 69 Dessous The 13th Note Café/Bar, 50–60 King Street, 553 1638. 8pm. £tbc. Punk rock. ■ Skies Fell, Toy Fires, Jack the Wolf and Fires Attract King Tut’s, 272a St Vincent St, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £6. Scottish post-rock outfit headline. Part of New Year’s Revolution. Edinburgh ■ The Party Program, Dead at The Scene, Knee Deep in The Dead and Here Lies a Warning Sneaky Pete’s, 73 Cowgate, 225 1757. 7pm. £3. Night of rock, metal and hardcore. ■ Rumours Of Fleetwood Mac The Queen’s Hall, 87–89 Clerk Street, 668 2019. 8pm. £22.50. The Mick Fleetwood-approved tribute act who cover the gamut of Mac material from the Peter Green era to the Buckingham/Nicks days.
Monday 10 Glasgow FREE The Winter Tradition King Tut's Wah Wah Hut, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 7pm. Tight and dynamic Scots noise-poppers formerly known as The Void. Part of King Tut's New Year's Revolution. FREE Acoustic Jam Nice’n’Sleazy, 421 Sauchiehall Street, 333 0900. 8pm. Weekly showcase for local songwriters performing original material. ■ Michael Simons Tchai-Ovna House of Tea, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. Glasgow-based guitarist playing folk, blues and beyond.
■ The Young Aviators, LightGuides, The Gap Year Riot and Pareto King Tut’s, 272a St Vincent St, 221 5279. 8pm. £6. Over- 14s show. Grunge. Part of New Year’s Revolution.
Edinburgh FREE Traverse Bar Cafe Open Mic Night Traverse Bar Café, 10 Cambridge Street, 228 5383. 7.30pm. Open mic session. FREE Home-made Jam The Parlour, 142 Duke Street, 555 3848. 8pm. Acoustic jam session of blues, bluegrass, folk and rock (all musicians get a free pint or glass of wine). Dundee ■ Rumours Of Fleetwood Mac Caird Hall, City Square, 01382 434940. 8pm. £22.50. See Sun 9.
Tuesday 11 Glasgow FREE Yusuf Azak King Tut's, 272a St Vincent St, 221 5279. 7pm. Mellow acoustic indie folk from Azak. Part of King Tut's New Year's Revolution. ■ San Fran & the Ciscos Tchai- Ovna House of Tea, 42 Otago Lane, 357 4524. 8pm. £2. A night of singers and bands hosted by San Fran & the Ciscos. ■ Park Circus, Fiction Faction, Michael MacLennan and Dante King Tut’s, 272a St Vincent Street, 221 5279. 8.30pm. £6. Summery sounds from the band once known as diAgusto. Part of New Year’s Revolution. ■ Felixmusic MacSorley’s Music Bar, 42 Jamaica Street, 248 8581. 9pm. £tbc. Live music.
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Fifestock Music Festival 2011
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