The Week In Gigs

Posted on February 21, 2011


Monday 21st

Vessels + Stuart Warwick + VASQUEZ @ Captain’s Rest, £6

Tuesday 22nd

Glasgow Slow Club feat. Duncan Sutherland (Turning Plates) + JJ Bull @ Bloc+, FREE

Apples Of Energy @ Mono, FREE

Wednesday 23rd

Shooting Stansfield + Shambles Miller + Lovers Turn To Monsters @ Slouch

Hiroshima Blackout + Life In December + Mechanical Smile + Healthy Minds Collapse @ Nice N Sleazy

7 Weeks + Hagana @ Bloc+, FREE

Thursday 24th

Kid Canaveral + Martin John Henry + Randolph’s Leap @ Stereo, £7

This is the first of two shows for Kid C that are aiming to make some funds for the band’s jaunt to SXSW next month. Buy a ticket, buy some merch, help the band get on their way to the world famous festival, and no doubt have an amazing night.

Sneak feat. Le Reno Amps + Male Pattern Band + Rose Parade @ Pivo Pivo, £4

This i s a new monthly night that sounds excellent. The venue will be redecorated for the occassion with loads of props in keeping with the headline act’s style. Everything is getting caught on camera and recorded and the end result will be a documentary of the night which the bands will have to use. Before each event there will be a bunch of preview videos, where each act plays a stripped back song. Click on the Sneak link above to have a gander at them.

Johhny Reb + 2:54 @ The Arches, £6/ £3 by emailing

Friday 25th

Scottish Alternative Music Awards feat. The LaFontaines + Cities and Skylines + Xavia @ The Classic Grand, £10

The second annual SAMA’s takes place on Friday and it looks to be a cracking night. Aswell as the live bands mentioned above, you will also have Gary Tank Commander, Vic Gallowey and Billy Kirkwood on the stage. Voting closes at 10pm tomorrow night, so make sure you head over to the site and get involved.

Pin Ups Ladies Night 4 feat. Hannah Peel + Any Color Black + Boycotts @ The Flying Duck, £5/£6

Cheesecake + Crow Road + We Were Promised Jetpacks DJ set @ Stereo, doors 11pm

Andy Mckee + Esperi @ King Tut’s, £15

Saturday 26th

RM Hubbert + Finn LeMarinel @ The Arches, £7

Quickbeam + Scarfight + Louise Mcvey and the Cracks In The Concrete @ 13th Note, £5

Penguins Kill Polar Bears (EP launch) + Your Neighbour The Liar + Aviation For Kids + Tiny Little Robots @ Sneaky Pete’s, £5 (Ed)

The band are on a UK tour to support the launch of the new EP, Vessels and Veins. Click on the poster to find a date near you, and expect to be hearing a lot more about the EP this week.

Kid Canaveral + The Last Battle + Blue Sky Archives @ The Wee Red Bar, £7 (Ed)

Sunday 27th

Popup + Dear Mountaineer + Miss The Occupier @ 13th Note

John Knox Sex Club + North American War @ Captain’s Rest

A Lyrical Death Match: Cargo vs Chemikal feat. Alan Bissett + Ryan van Winkle + Emma Pollock + Lord Cutglass @ The Caves, £13/£9

Part of Let’s Get Lyrical