Hitlist

  • The List
  • 30 October 2006

The best rock, pop, jazz and folk

CSS, 1990s and The Rogers Sisters Wild, electro-charged Brazilians. ABC, Glasgow, Tue 7 Nov. (Rock & Pop) Read feature

The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band The great unsung 60s comic-pop madrigals return led by urban spaceman Neil Innes with the added bonus of Paul Merton, Adrian Edmundson, Steven Fry and Phil Jupitus adding to both the music and the mirth on stage. Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Mon 13 Nov. (Rock & Pop)

Danananaykroyd Blusterous and cranky twin-drummer propelled guitar rock which is as refreshingly tongue-in-cheek as their name suggests. See preview, page 63. Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh, Thu 2 Nov; Arches, Glasgow, Fri 10 Nov. (Rock & Pop) Read preview

Future Pilot AKA, Down the Tiny Steps, Popup, Endor, Saint Deluxe and Kid Twist A veritable team of bloody good indie acts turn down the amps and go acoustic for this free afternoon session. Mono, Glasgow, Sat 4 Nov. (Rock & Pop)

Wolfmother, Forward Russia, Fields and Macabees (pictured) Australia’s finest export since Kath & Kim top a bill with their cosmic rock brilliance and a creditable supporting cast. Carling Academy, Glasgow, Sun 5 Nov. (Rock 7 Pop)

The Fifth Carrying Stream Festival A celebration of the life and work of late, great political poet and socialist Hamish Henderson, with a varied bunch paying and playing tribute to the man in a handful of concerts around the capital. Various venues, Edinburgh, Tue 7-Sun 12 Nov. (Folk)

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