Richard Scott’s Lightning Ensemble: Richard Scott (wigi controllers,electronics), David Birchill (guitar), Adam Linson (d.bass), Phil Marks (drums). Very fine Manchester-based band. Unpredictable, dynamic, original and watchable in all the right ways.
Bagpipes for Pluto: Adam Pultz Melbye (Den) double bass, Francesco Bigoni (It) ten sax,cl, Markus Pesonen (Fin) guitar, Hakon Berre (Nor)d rums. Danish bassist returns to the club with this truly international line-up with GB trumpeter Roland Ramanan guesting.
Ryan’s Bar. 181 Stoke Newington Church St, London N16. Entrance £6/4.00. Doors 8.30.