End Hotel, Palmerston Place. Take Monthly bash for all box fans.

your fiddle along ifyou want to learn, but check 225 3656.


0 The Grey Horse Session once a month. 449 3092 Balerno. Do go

; along if you live locally.

L 0 Ian Mchven Singing solo upstairs in the Waverley Bar. St Mary‘s Street. 556 8855.

0 Jim Knight Leading the singing at the Royal Oak, Infirmary Street. 557



0 Ewan Foriar The Royal Oak, Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Blues guitar/vocalist.



0 BBC Radio Scotland Take the Floor. 2976.

6.05—7.30pm. , O Penlcuik Folk Club Club session

- 0 BBC Radio 2 Folk on Two 6—7pm. g Navaar House Hotel. 8pm.

.G'asgw , : WEDNESDAY 8 ! 0 Radio Clyde Gordon Hotchkiss‘ T '

. Folk programme 8.9pm, 2 0 BBC Radio Scotland - ‘Tlde and

Island’ 1.40—2pm. Old and recently recorded music from the Celtic countries.


o Jook StreetJug Edinburgh Folk

, Club, Osborne Hotel. York Place.

; 8.15pm (see panel).

i 0 Robin Turner Fine guitar banjo and mandoline player and singer is at the Royal Oak. Infirmary Street.

0 Haddington Folk Club Very enjoyable informal sessions in the

o Babbity Bowsters Session 1 Blackfriars Street. Evening.


0 Liz and Maggie Cruickshank Royal j Oak. Infirmary Street. Confirmed : singers and not a fiddle in sight.

éSUNDAY 5 ; Glasgow

9 0 Session Babbity Bowsters or Vicky Bar, Blackfriars Street or

i i Bridgcgate. , MercatHotel,Haddington.Worth ' 5 th ' t. ; Edinburgh . “"100” '; oChicken ReeiGlenelg Hotel, 9 § Leamington Terrace.Poultry and 3 Western. 1 Glasgow

5 0 Malin Head The Star Folk Club.

I Calton Place. 8pm. £1.

i Edinburgh-based 5-piece full of fine players. including Scottish bagpipes. ; predominantly Irish music, and fine

singer Brigid McInerny.

? Edinburgh

3 o Highland Line Clancy's, Dundee

O Nobody’s Business Bannerman‘s Bar. COWgate.

MONDAY Glasgow 0 Irish Session The usual stuff of high

quality from Jimmy McCue an all-Ireland Champion fiddler and

others. ; Street. From the Beatles to Robbie . Burns. Ian and Ronnie on guitar. Edmburgh 3 0 Shetland Fiddlers Society West End

0 Alan Johnston, Willie l-lalnes and Hotel, Palmerston Place.

Harry Lawson Bannerman’s Bar. l o The Reverend Brothers Trades Cowgate. Guitar/vocals, concertina ; Council, Broughton Street Lane. and fiddle/whistle. Straight Scots Till lam. Free. Music in the bar of Irish Trio. j the Trades Council. Organised by

O Accordion and Fiddle Night Alan 2 Left Turns. All welcome to join in or Ramsay Hotel. CarIOps 7162058. just to have a drink.


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The Jook Joints at America's 20’s and : iolk/iazz. Husband John, on guitar, 30’s resounded to the toot-tapping L banjo and vocals, loves Blues and sounds at the washboard. Ragtime, and as Jook Street Jug Band Brian Murray (above lelt) sings they will be bringing their Speakeasy and plays the more unusual objects iashions and delighqu music to the while Wendy Weatherby contributes a Queens Hall, Edinburgh on 15 Dec, background at the Royal Scottish Third Eye Centre, Glasgow from 17 to Academy oi Music and a ioreground in

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5 Glasgow

0 Jazz on Record Glasgow Rhythm Club. Berkeley Street. 7.45pm. Come and listen, informal talks on

Ragtime. New Orleans. Swing

Bebop. Avant Garde.


0 Melanie O‘Reilly and Francis

Cowan i Carlton Hotel. North Bridge.

o Spirits oi Rhythm Basin Street, Haymarket.

o The String Vests The Kilderkin. Constitution Street, Leith. Blues/Swing duo.



0 George McGowan Orchestra Daniel Brown‘s, St Vincent Street. 1.30—4.30pm. Jazz from the Big Band era.

0 Frank Pantrini Quintet Curlers. Byres Road, 334 0352. Swing Music. Lunchtime.

0 Bill Fanning Big Band Shadows. Bath Street, 332 0532. Swing Music. Lunchtime.

0 Margaret Murphy Alternate weeks in Metropolitan Bistro, Ruthven Lane. Lunchtime.

0 Jook Street Jug Arlington Baths Club 19205 night (see panel).


0 Jazz/Dance/Perlormance Lighthouse Quartet, Dolphin Club with Tom Yang (Basic Space Dance) and Lindsay John (Catalyst Theatre 8pm. £2). Cafe.

0 Jazz in the Gallery City Art Gallery, Market Street. 2. 15pm Free. Platform in conjunction with CAG presents Smith/Lyall Trio; sax/keyboards with bass player. Music to aid contemplation.

o Tam White and The Dexters Platform 1, Rutland Street. Tam with the 9 piece band.

0 Alex Shaw Trio Platform 1, Rutland Street. Lunchtime.

0 Mike l-iart’s Selection Basin Street, Haymarket. Small traditional jazz band. Wonderful selection of jazz posters on the stairs.

SUNDAY 15 Glasgow. Bourbon Jazz Band

Beacon Hotel, Park Terrace. Dixieland Band. Lunchtime.

o Ricki Fernandez and Friends The Tron Bar, Tron Theatre, Parnie Street. Lunchtime.

0 None Nico‘s, Sauchiehall Street, 332 1585. Cool modern. Lunchtime.


0 Evening of Nostalgia Queen’s Hall,


Clerk Street. 8pm. £2.50. Including Jook Street Jug Band (see panel).

0 Mike Hart’s Syncopaters Learmonth Hotel, Learmonth Terrace Lunchtime.

0 Alex Shaw Trio Platform 1, Rutland Street. Lunchtime.

0 Capital Jazz band Grosvenor Hotel, Grosvenor Street. Lunchtime.

0 Contos Platform 1, Rutland Street, 225 2433. Latin Jazz with vibes.

o Tam White and The Qexters Preservation Hall, Victoria Street, 226 3816.

o Basin Street Stampers Basin Street, Haymarket Terrace.

0 Jack Findlay or Tom Findlay Quartet Alternate weeks. Fingers Piano Bar. Frederick Street.



0 The Cotton Club Jazz Dance disco. Scott Street, 332 0712. 10.30pm—3.30am. g


0 Jau/Dance/Perlormance Wilkie House, Cowgate. 7.30pm. £2. See Sat14.

0 Swing ’85 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 225 6229.

0 East Coast Jazz Band Blue Lagoon. Angle Park Terrace.


Glasgow ; 0 Cabaret Third Eye Centre,


Sauchiehall Street. Till Saturday. Evenings. Free. Including The War Cabinet‘s psycho-skiffle, Egyptian dancers and the Jook StreetJug I Band etc. I 0 Bobby Wishart Quartet Halt Bar, Woodlands Road. Keyboards, i electric bass and drums with Wishart on sax. Bop and fusion. Edinburgh ; o Jazz/Dance/Periormance Wilkie House, Cowgate. 7.30pm. £2. See

Sat 14.

0 Swing '85 Malt Shovel, Cockburn Street, 225 6229. Hot club sound, but Q clarinet and sax lead. 3 0 Delta Devils Maxies Bistro, West Nicolson Street, 667 0845. Guitar-based blues and American Swing.

0 Melanie Q'Reilly and Francis Cowan Shore Bar, Leith. Mainstream singer with guitarist. Intimate ambience, adjoining restaurant.

0 West End Jazz Band Basin Street, Haymarket. Solid trad band in Edinburgh‘s main venue for the

early forms of Jazz.



0 Cabaret Third Eye Centre, Sauchiehall Street. See Tue.

0 Burton/Coutts/Clark Metropolitan Bistro, Ruthven Lane. Alternate . weeks. : O Smith/Lyall Quartet De Ouincey‘s. Union Street, 333 0633. Alternate weeks. Check for details.

0 Sandy Taylor/Alex Moore Duo Plus Friends Glasgow Society of Musicians. Berkeley Street, 221 6112. 8.30pm.