Owen Kerr, of Graham Terrace, denies making threats to kill a woman.
It is alleged that Kerr shouted, swore and made violent threats, as well threats to kill the woman, on Hindmarsh Avenue on September 5.
Appearing from custody, the 38-year-old pleaded not guilty and had a trial fixed for October 8. An intermediate diet was also fixed for October 1.
Sheriff Derek Reekie refused to grant Kerr bail.