o The Amphitheatre 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670. 10pm-3am. Impressive nightspot with spectacular special effects involving lasers. smoke machines and mirrors. The Shafiq Klub: for the best in Hi-energy Eurobeat musique. Cabaret. PAs most weeks. Doors open 10pm—3am. £2.
0 Cinderellas Bockerlellas 99 St Stephen Street. 5560266. The Surgery: 9pm—2am. Student and Nurses Night. 50p with students/nurses 1D: £3 others. All drinks 70p. Dance. fun and charts. See also Tue. [A] [ND] [NT]
0 Rock Club Shady Ladies. Cowgate. 9.30pm—2.30am. £1 before 10.30pm. £1 .50after. Light rock.
0 Blue Club The Amphitheatre. 31 Lothian Road. 22‘) 7670. 10pm—3am. £2. This successful Thursday club has moved up market from the Gilded Balloon. Trendy mix ofsoul. funk and house music. See Wed. [A] [ND]
0 Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226 4224. 9.30pm-4am. £2. Half price admission and drinks before 11.30pm. Generally a regulars. almost club atmosphere. DJ Ronnie McKeown (brother of Bay (‘ity Roller. Les) presents the music most nights. Thurs is the most unpredictable musically — go and state your preferences. [A] 0 Gallon Studios 26 ('alton Road. 5567066. 8pm—late. Piano Bar. 0 Cinderellas Bockerlellas 99 St Stephen Street. 5560266. Over 25s. 9pm—3am. Before 11pm. £1 members. £2 non-members; after11pm.£1.50members. £2.50non-mcmbers. Double you money vouchers on sale till 11pm. General mix ofgolden oldies. See Tue. [A] [ND] [NT] 0 Dillingers 28 King's Stables Road. 228 3547. 10pm—4am. Ladies free; Gents £1. Newly opened disco. replacing Electric Circus. £100.000 worth ofvideo equipment has been installed— go and see the effects for yourself. Personal appearances and live bands some nights. See panel
0 Flannigan's Rose Street Lane (offprecinct ). 2266458. 10pm—4am. Strictly over 21s. Members only. application forms at door. The former popular Bobby McGee's has been revamped.
0 Galsbys 3-5 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020. (‘ocktail Bar with Disco. 5 video screens. 7pm~2atn. Free.
0 JoltThe Mission. Victoria Street. l0pm—2am. £1.50. Moved from the Westender. Wide range of sounds —— possibly too adventurous— Ré‘eB to l lip Hop.
0 Madisons Playhouse. Greenside Place. 557 3807. 10pm—3am. £2. Special 60poffcr on spirits (including mixer). Disco and chart sounds. above average light show. Late teens but gradually moving up the age bracket.
0 Top 0' the Walk 25 St James
8pm—midnight. Free. Live band (see Rock Listings).
0 The Amphitheatre 3i Lothian Road. 22‘) 7670. l0pm—4am. The Friday Night Spectacular. £3.50.11a1fprice before 11pm. Special drinks promotions night with guest appearances. See Wed. Start the weekend with a swing. Live personal appearances most Fridays. [A] [ND]
0 Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 2264224. 10.30pm—4am. £3. Halfprice admission and drinks before 11pm. (‘hart and dance music. Aims at over 20s atmosphere. [A]
O Calton Studios 26 (‘alton Road.
556 7066. Embassy (‘lub — Soul. Jazz. Funk. 10pm—3am. New concept in entertainment; 3 DJs; Satellite TV in lounge: 16mm film and slides in
auditorium showing Metropolis:
plus art exhibitions. [A]
o Cal’s Pyjamas Goodtime Emporium. 6 Abbeymount. 10pm—3am. £3 (£2 before midnight). Charts. hi-energy and soul.
0 Cinderellas Rockerlellas 99 St Stephen Street. 5560266. The Dance Machine: ‘)pm—3am. £2.50 members; £3.50others. Over 19s. Music to get you up and dancing. See Tue. [A] [ND] INTI
O Dillingers 28 King's Stables Road. 228 3547. l0pm—4am. £1.75 before 1 1pm; £3.50 after. See Thurs.
o Flannigan's Rose Street
Lane (off precinct). 226
6458. 10pm-4am. Strictly over21s. Membersonly. application forms at door.
o Galsbys .1-5 South St
Andrew Street. 556 1020. Disco 7pm—2am. Free. See Thurs.
0 Goombay Beat Paris Bistro. 71 (‘owgate £1.50. Reggae and soul club.
0 Hoochie Coochie Club Coasters. 3 West Tollcross. 228 3252. Closed till Atigtist.
0 Lisbon Top ()‘s. (irindlay Street. ‘)pm—3am. £2. Newclub planned for Fridays opening 17' July. Should be lively and different -~ further details next issue.
0 Madisons Playhouse. (ireenside Place. 557 3807. 10pm—3am. Free before 11.30pm. £2 after. DJ Robert Asher with disco and chart music.
0 Outer Limits Coasters. 3 West Tollcross. 228 3252.
(‘losed till August.
0 Reggae Club Shady Ladies. (‘owgate. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Mostly reggae.
0 Shake The Mission. Victoria Street. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Funl and pop. Videos.
0 Top 0' the Walk 25 St James (‘entre. 557 2631. ('Iub 25 Disc on Fri and Sat 8pm— lam. £1 members. £2 non-membe rs. Membership £2. ()lder mix of mUsic 1953—1986. L'pmarket
[ disco. [ND]
0 Zenatec 56 Fountainbridge. 22‘) 7733. 10pm—3.30am. £2 before 1 1pm; £3 after. Intimatt
disco with superb lighting and laser. Mainly chart and update music.
o The Amphitheatre 31 1.othian Road. 22‘) 7670. 10pm—4am. £4 lialfprice before 11pm. Fntertain yourselfin style in Scotland‘s liltimate Nightclttb. See Wed. [ND]
0 The Backroom Shady Ladies. Cow-gate. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Alternative.
0 Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226 4224. ‘).30pm—4am. £3.50. llalf price admission and drinks before 1 1.30pm. ('hart and dance music. [A]
0 Gallon Studios 26 (‘alton Roat
556 7066. £2 (£1 .50). Alternate-
betweenllead1-‘ull()fSteam and 1iM(‘ Life’s A Lark music and live bands.
0 Cat‘s Pyjamas ( ioodlime
Emporium. 6 Abbey/mount. 10pm—3am. £3 (£2 before midnight). See Fri.
0 Cinderellas Bockerlellas 99 St Stephen Street. 5560266. The Party: 9pm—3am. Before 11pm; £1 members. £2 others. After 1 1pm; £3 members. £4 others. Iii-energy. funk and charts. See Tue. [A] [ND] [NT]
0 Coasters Coasters. 3 West Tollcross. 228 3252.
Closed till August.
0 The Collective Wilkie i louse. (‘owgate. 225 207‘). 10pm—2.30am. £1.50(£1). Videos and films. Broad mix including funk and soul.
0 Dillingers 28 King's Stables Road. 228 3547. 10pm—4am. £1.75 before 1 1pm;£3.50 after. See Thurs.
o Flannigan's Rose Street Lane (off precinct). 226
6458. l0pm—4am. Strictly over2 1s. Members only.
Formerly The Electric Circus, Dillingers is now in lull swing for
the Thursday to Sunday rocksteady crew. Realising that many a large disco complex has lallen into the category at mausoleum, Dillingers sports (apart lrom highly expensive video and lighting equipment) a lair grasp of what the 20 to 25 year-olds
are up to, into and move to.
Thursdays have a tendency towards ‘theme discos‘, 70s’ Nights etc. Admission is £1 lor gents and ladies lree. Fridays and Saturdays oller mixtures of live music, soul, lunk, Euro-beat sounds and various promos on beers and spirits.
The management, who are surprisingly around the 20—25 age mark themselves, have an eye lor the occasion with events such as last Saturdays US Independence Day celebrations, cut price to hipsters turning out in American sport gear (Flip conspiracy?), coupled with American beer promotions and music to suit. A Soul Train Club on Sundays is in the oiling for a
Attendance is on the up as imagination and investment seem to pay oll—will it last? (Stuart Baiker)
application forms at door. See Thurs.
o Gatsbys 3-5 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020. 7pm-2am. See Thurs.
o Goombay Beat Paris Bistro. 71 ('owgate. £1 .50. Reggae and soul club.
0 Hoochie Coochie Texas. Coasters. 3 \Vest 'I'olleross. 228 3252.
(‘losed till August.
0 Kangaroo Club The Mission. Victoria Street. 10.30pm-3am. £2. Broad mix of funk. pop and rock. 0 Madisons The Playhouse. (ireenside Place. 557 3807. 10pm—3am. Free before 10.30pm. £3 after. Busiest night at Madisons. play trig similar sort of music to Fridays.
0 Outer LiMitS ('oasters. 3 West 'I‘olleross. 228 3252. (‘losed till August.
0 Tap o' the Walk :5 St James (fentre. 557 2631 . (‘lub 25 Disco. See Fri. [ND]
o The Amphitheatre 31 Lolliiuli Road. 22‘) 7670. 10pm ~ 3am. £2.50. Halfprice before 1 1pm. Disco Night. Thrill to the best laser show in litlftipc. See Wed. [A] [ND]
0 Buster Browns 25- 27 Market Street. 226 4224. 9.30pni—4am. £2. llalfprice admission and drinks before 11.30pm. 1.ess chart music and more sotil music - gentler Sunday atmosphere. w
o Cat's Pyjamasotmtitlme Emporium. 6 Abbeymounl. l0pm—3am. £1. Disco.
0 Cinderellas Rockerlellas 99 St Stephen Street. 556 0266. ('lub 87. Over 20s. 10pm 2am. Members 70p; non-members £2. SeeTue. [ND] [NT]
0 The Club ('oasters. 3 West Tollcross. 228 3252.
('losed till August.
0 Dillingers 28 King's Stables Road. 228 3547. 10pm - 4am. Bunny ('lub (with Bunny Girlsapparently). £2. Beer and Spirits 50p.
0 Flannigan's Rose Street
Lane (off precinct i. 226
6458. 10pm-4am. Strictly
over 21s. Membersonly. application forms at door.
0 Gatsbys 3—5 South St
Andrew Street. 556 1020. 630—1 lprn. See Thurs.
o Goombay Beat Paris Bistro.
71 (‘owgate Reggae and
0 Madisons The l’layliotlse. (irecnside Place. 557 3807. 10.30pm-—late. £2. The Man. The Persuasionist. fun and laughs each Sunday.
0 Outer Limits coasters. 3
West Tollcross. 22S 3252. Closed till August.
0 Parliament Zenatee. 56 1-‘ountainbridge. 22‘) 7733. 10.30pm—330am. £2. Much thought has gone into the layout with imaginative use of backdrops and lighting. Mainly funk and heavy 1 lip 1 1op(the real McCoy). Pulls in agood crowd making a worthwhile night out (see future issues for more info).
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