Drunk Gods, Le Bomb, High Blood Pressure
DOORS 7:30PM // £5 OTD
DRUNK GODS - are an alternative rock band from Glasgow. Playing dark and visceral songs about sex, death, TV, growing old, soul-less wage slavery, suicide, greed, apathy, infidelity and how people make your head hurt. Probably what the popular media would call 'loners', Drunk Gods were raised in the shadow of their local slaughterhouse, so it was only ever going to end badly.
LE BOMB - High Energy Punk Band from Edinburgh, with the legendary Davie Blades leading expect a bouncy and sweaty performance.
CAVES AND CLOUDS, PETE DEANE AND THE BLACK KITES, AL SHIELDS
DOORS 7:00pm // £10 OTD
A thrill to have NYC based duo Caves and Clouds play Edinburgh on there first UK tour. Born from the Big City Folk Songwriting Collective, Caves & Clouds is the minimalist, vocal, lyric driven folk duo you've always wanted.
CAVES AND CLOUDS - Acoustica Ethereal with E.W. Harris & Jo Kroger. They met by way of one Niall Connolly, as part of the Big City Folk collective in NYC, they have played many shows together and even appeared on the same albums. It is not until recently that they have attempted, in earnest, to produce something together. Sometimes dreamy, sometimes epic, always something.
AL SHIELDS - is an Edinburgh-based songwriter, with influences rooted in old-time country, folk and blues music. "Songs about bad work, bad luck and bad lovin’ show his ability not only to evoke the spirit of the lone bluesman, but also to pen some mighty fine tunes into the bargain" - Edinburgh Spotlight
DOWNSTAIRS BAR : DIMENSION DOOR DJSET
DOORS 8:30PM // £Free
Set the controls for the heart of Leith Walk as Dimension Door prepares for it's now monthly foray into all the hits and misfits, A-sides, B-sides and Z-sides.
STONE SOUP - Davesnewbike, Jim The Magician, The Tartan Gussets
DOORS 7:30PM // £8 OTD
At November's Stone Soup on Bonfire Night, the Tartan Gussets and Jim the Magician join davesnewbike for an evening of, well, explosions, sleight of hand, and unsuitable clothing!
DAVESNEWBIKE- is a Scottish band creating original, rootsy pop for grown-ups. Their second album, "The Tin Can and the Flood" will be available as a CD and to download or stream from 6th October on their own Fogo Records imprint.
JIM THE MAGICIAN - Jim the Magician's close up magic will get you talking, laughing and wondering - long into the night - the closer you are the more amazing it is! Jim from Edinburgh, is a professional close-up magician. Providing a mixture of interactive energising magic, with mesmerising stories of his magical journey. Jim's magic is beyond belief. Travelling throughout the UK, becoming a full-time magician in 2017.
ERIN BENNETT & THE EB BAND + FISTYMUFFS, WOLF RUBY
DOORS 8:00PM // £Tickets here
Presented By Boudicca Records & Attack Agency - Erin Bennett & The EB Band perform live in Edinburgh. Ticket links coming soon!
ERIN BENNETT- Award-winning rock artist Erin Bennett brings her unique brand of dark rock to Dumfries. Compelling riffs, an unforgettable stage show and soaring vocals define Erin Bennett’s live performances. Expertly crafted rock numbers underwritten by organ and seductive harmonies from Erin's backing singers bring animation to her compositions. Erin has built The EB Band with experienced musicians who share both her virtuosity and passion for performance.
FISTYMUFFS - are a riot girl band formed through girls rock school Edinburgh. They're fun and colourful exterior is somewhat of a contrast to the serious and sometimes dark nature of their songs. Taking subjects such as unwanted groping and emotional abuse, Fistymuffs get their point across through Punk laced grungy riffs and well placed lyrics without losing that fun pop punk streak.
WOLF RUBY - Established in 2012, Wolf Ruby are an all female, Glasgow based alternative rock band who aim to shatter the glass ceiling and encourage more females to take on a more dominent role within the music industry. Wolf Ruby is made up of the combined talents of 4 strong independent women who open their own gherkin jars and make various attempts at D.I.Y. They appered in the finals of the 02 Academy soundwaves competion and have taken part in music festivals including; Hangerfest, Bute Fest and Pandora Fest.
Harry Harris - Andre the Giant EP Launch
DOORS 7:30pm // £10 OTD
The Andre The Giant EP is a a visual EP combining four new tracks, produced alongside Chemikal Recipe, with a small illustrated lyric book / graphic novel. "I'll be playing some old stuff, and some new stuff too, and generally just kinda introducing myself to some new people and this new city. There'll be some special guest supports, £5 on the door, will finish up earlyish so we can all have a nice pint after. "
HARRY HARRIS - Award winning Welsh songwriter now based in Edinburgh. Songs About Other People named The Telegraph's Folk Album of the Year in 2015.