In the afternoon it would be good to go to a football match and watch Hibs beat Hearts, the local rivals, in a humiliating defeat, but seeing as we haven't done that in 21 matches it's a real fantasy. I'd probably meet up with my manager and my brother Charlie, because they're both Hibs supporters as well. From there we'd go straight to a soundcheck because I'd really like to play a gig, particularly in Edinburgh. The gig would be fairly early on, at 8pm, because you're always in much better shape then. We'd do a local venue, anywhere from a small pub to The Playhouse, which holds 3,000 people, with a set lasting an hour and a half. It is a strange choice but I'm not a workaholic.
Afterwards, Italian food would be ideal. There are a couple of good Italian restaurants in Edinburgh, but the Pellicano Ristorante, Easter Rd (031-661 6914) is my favourite - it's only been going for about five years but it has an excellent reputation. I'm not a big one on clubs, I prefer hotel bars - it must be all the travelling we do. I'd probably finally end up in the bar of The Caledonian Hotel (031-225 2433).
Craig Reid is one half of The Proclaimers. The brothers are promoting their new album 'Hit The Highway' with a tour commencing 17 Apr in Berwick-upon-Tweed, and continuing to 19 May
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