The Glad Cafe, Glasgow Events
The Glad Cafe is one of the best equipped rooms in the country. Their very eclectic programme of events has hosted shows with a wide range of world class musicians including Norman Blake, Alasdair Roberts, Loscil, Rustie, Trembling Bells, Peter Brotzmann, Paal Nilssen-Love, Cuushe, Withered Hand, Richard Youngs, Ricky Ross, Cate Le Bon, Six Organs of Admittance, Euros Childs, Aus, Ed Askew, Mazes, Glenn Jones, Mike Heron, Ryan Francesconi & Mirabai Peart, Duglas T. Stewart and many many more. They also showcase many up and coming local acts. Add to this events such as The Glad Academy (which has featured speakers like Nicola Sturgeon, Liz Lochhead, Gerry Hassan and Elaine C. Smith discussing philosophical matters), a monthly film club, comedy nights and small theatre productions and you start to see the possibilities and flexibility the venue offers.