The Week In Gigs

Posted on September 12, 2010


Tuesday 14th

Here We Go Magic + Come On Gang! @ The Captain’s Rest, £8

Wednesday 15th

Sky Larkin + Dutch Uncles + Male Pattern Band

Detour @ Bloc+, FREE

Season 2 of Detour kicks off this Wednesday and will be a night you won’t want to miss. The line-up has been kept secret and no doubt there will be something special planned to welcome back the most innovative night in Scotland.

Expect ‘some of Scotland’s finest musical acts, special guests, surprises, videos, competitions, and DJ sets until 3am. There will be a lot of dancing, there will be a lot of Balkan.’

The new Detour website is now live where you will be able to find details of events, watch videos + download the podcast. If you havn’t checked out this collective yet then make sure you do as you won’t see what Detour do happening anywhere else.

Thursday 16th

The Ray Summers + Simon Doherty @ Oran Mor, FREE Freshers Show

Healthy Minds Collapse + Culann @ King Tut’s, £5

Twin Atlantic + We Were Promised Jetpacks + Tommy Reilly + LightGuides @ QMU, FREE Freshers show (acoustic) Think you’ll need a freshers pass for this folks 😦

Friday 17th

Rock Chic feat. Miaoux Miaoux + Pooch + Attic Lights + The Soul Foundation+ Figure 5 @ SWG3, £10 Buy Tickets

Rock Chic is a live fashion and music event aiming to raise funds for the Paul O’Gorman Leukaemia Research Centre at The Beatson. This fantastic charity is very close to the hearts of the organisers and has been made easy to support with such a tasty event.

Expect ‘one of the most fast-paced, edgy, glamorous events on the social calender’ with a cracking musical line up, which also includes DJ sets from Spectrum and Glasgow PodcART, and a cat walk show displaying the talents of Deryck Walker, Mee Mee Couture, Loula Creates, Vintage Guru and Bench + Quiz.

Sucioperro + LightGuides @ King Tut’s, £6

Saturday 18th

Olof Arnalds + RM Hubbert @ The Captain’s Rest, £7

Tommy Reilly @ O2 ABC, £10

Aerials Up + Randolph’s Leap + Blue Sky Archives @King Tut’s, £5

Hey Vampires + United Fruit + Cuss Words @ Bloc+, FREE

Sunday 19th

Oceansize + This Town Needs Guns @ Oran Mor, worth every penny

Dam Mantle + Becoming Real + Fox Gut Daata @ Nice N Sleazy, £4