l I Nightlife is listed as a diarytirst by day(in this section each of the two particular days of the tortnight are treated as one), then by city and then by venue. Special Club nights are listed under their club name followed by their venue. A separate venue list tollowsthe diary listings, with addresses and phone numbers. NB In order to be as accurate as possible. only those discos able to contirm their prices and days are listed in the diary. The venue list may be consulted for more nightlife locations- but check with venue. Please send information ten days before pubncanon. 4 KEY: [8] students and guests only: l [ND] no denims: [NT] notrainers:

[A] avail for private hire on certain nights.

74 FRIDAYS i Glasgow

I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260. Rpm—midnight. Free. Resident DJ withthe latest sounds.

I Bonnets 11pm—3.30am. £2. MainlyGay with Iii-NRC music.

I Cleopatras 10.30am—2.30pm. £3. Disco i sounds.

I Cotton Club 1 lpm—3.30am. £3. Special drinks promotion night each Friday.

I Delirium at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30pm—3am. £2.50 with ticket. Worth a visit tonight as there are a couple ofdiscos to choose from.

I Disco Viva 10.30pm—3am. £3.50. The Disco Viva house disco in full swing. High energy funk and chart sounds with personality DJ.

IFollies l0.30pm—3am.£3.50. Chart-based disco sounds. [ND] [NT]

I Fury Murry's 11pm-3.30am. £3.50. ‘Funk on Fridays at Furys‘. with Radio (‘lydc DJ Segun who adds a touch ofjazz. I Hard Rock Cane at the Venue. 10pm till late. £3.50. Live mttsie and disco.

I Henry Alrikas lo.3tipm-3.30am. £2.50. 'Wreck the Paycheck‘ night. Two for the price ofone before midnight. Cheap drinks. (Preceded by under 185 disco with Ross King.)

I Hollywood Studios 10pm-3am. £3.50. Live acts every Friday.

I Joe Paparazzi llpm—3.30. £3. Disco sounds.

I Madisons 10.40pm—3am. £2 with ticket (before midnight). After a lay-off Madisons are back in the groove.

I Mayfair 1 lpm~3am. £3.50. Over 25s night disco.

I Mardi Gras 1 lpm-3.30am. £3. House music night.

I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £4. Disco sounds.

I Panama Jax lt).45pm-3.30am. £3.50. Soul and mixed chart music with resident DJs. Tommy Arnold 0r Raymond Davren.

I Pzazz 10.30pm—3.30am. £4. Mixed sounds.

I Rattles 10.30—3am. £3. Disco sounds with DJ. Roddy Stewart.

I Reggae Club at the Function Suite. Rooftops. 10pm—3am.£3.

9.30pm-2am. Admission by membership contact venue for details.

I Souled Out at The Warehouse. 11pm—3.30am. £3. Soul and Reggae music with DJ Eddy Bahama.

I Sub Club 11pm—3.30am. £3.50:£l .50 before midnight. Lager 85p. What happened to the name'.’ 1 though P-funk sounded quite good.

I Texas Fever at 46 West. 10.30pm-3am. The infamous Texas Fever returns to liven up a rather dull Fri night.

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I Singles Club Vamps Floor at Disco Viva.


I U Club at Joe Paparazzi. Ham—3.30pm. £3. Mixed sounds to dance to.

I Zico’s 10pm—3am. £3. Chart based disco sounds.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—4am. The Friday Night Spectacular. £3.50. Half price before 1 1pm. DJ Ross Keddie at the controls presiding over the classy split level dancefloor. [A] [ND] I AWOL at the Calton Studios. £1 .50. Ncwish club attracting a good line-up of Edinburgh bands and prime national hands. See Rock listings and don‘t miss out. I Buster Browns l lpm-4am. £2.50; half price drinks and admission before midnight. Chart and dance music. Aims at over 20s atmosphere. Buster Browns‘ Under-18s disco. 7.30—1 1pm. Very popular with the early teens. [A] I Cafe St James Club 25 Disco on Fri and Sat 8pm—2am. £1 members: £2 non-members. Membership £2. The Top 0' the Walk re-opens under a new name after a thorough renovation. In the midst of all this change. the music remainsa popular mix of chart hits and Golden Oldies. See panel. [ND] [NT] I Chaplins at Finsbury Park‘s Night Club. 11.30pm—6am. Dance into the early hours. Free every week with membership (£5) obtained at Finsbury Park. No admittance without membership card. I Cinderellas Rockertellas 9pm—3am. £2.50 before 11pm; £3 after. 50p discount for members. All drinks 60p. Cinderellas celebrates amazingly its 7th Birthday. [A] [ND] INT] I Dillingers 10pm-4am. £2 before 11pm; £3 after. Wicked 1: special night 60pon selected drinks good contemporary dance music. [ND] [NT] [A] I Edgars 10pm-4am. £1 before 11pmz£2 before midnight; £3 after. Quirky interior with plenty ofdark corners. Also Edgars has probably the most expensive air conditioning. very cool. [A] I Fire Island 11pm—3am. £2.70 (£1 before 11.15pm). Popular gay disco in the centre oftown. Tonight it‘s ‘Club Downtown‘ featuring 70s‘ music. I Goombay Beat at Barbados Suite (Coasters). 10pm—3am. £2. Well established club but has a Sham 69 reggae pick up atmosphere and a bland music selection. I Madisons 10pm—4am. £1.50 before 11pm. £2.50 after. Madisons‘ DJ escorts the crowds through an enjoyable Friday night scene. It‘s worth a visit to see the laser. I Outer Limits at Coasters. 10.30pm-4am. £2 till 11.30pm. £3 after. Fri 3 only: 605‘ Mix 11 Beach Party. Free entry forthose dressed up in 60s‘ gear. All the fun ofa beach party without the beach - music supplied from the new 605‘ mix LP. [A] INTI I Potterrow 8pm—lam (Happy Hour 8.30-9.30pm). Students free; guests 50p. More alternative night at the liveliest of the student unions. [S] I Reggae Club at Shady Ladies. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Best conventional reggae selection in town complements a good skank atmosphere. I Roltlto‘s 8pm-3am (Happy Hours 8—11pm). Free before 11pmz£3 after. See Mon. I Shalte at The Mission. 10.30pm-3am. £2. Spans a wide selection ofchart successes. easy dance. little imagination. I Spanish Harlem at Wilkie House. 10pm—3am. £2. Well worth a visit—

containing 2 discos varying in tempo- Latin. Hip Hop. Soul. Also there‘s acafé hidden somewhere in the venue.

I Strangeways at the Gilded Balloon. 10pm-3am. £1 .50 (£1). Indie and fun musak borrowing from the Blue Monday record collection.

I Tevlot Row 8pm-2am (Happy Hour 9—10pm). All student venues have a slight ‘fleshmarket‘ atmosphere. but this has to be seen to be believed. So much forthe new cclibatcs. [S]

I Zenatec 10pm-3.30am. £2 before 11.30pm; £3.50 after. Comfort with lasers. videos and the best in the current music scene. Every Fri cast your votes for your fave dance records; the results are aired on Sat on the Radio Forth Dance Chart Show in association with Zenatec the Discotheque and voting gives you the chance of prizes.


I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260. 8pm—midnight. Free. Resident DJ with the latest sounds.

I The Bad Ass Club 14 May only: live appearance from Tantara Blade with added support from fugitives cscapingthe




Compiled weekly from the returns of ovarian Scottish DJs and sales from specialist retail outlets by first class radio and club promotion and supplied fortnightly to The List. This chart compiled on 19 May1988. 1(3)Theme From 8 Express S-Express

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2(1)Who’s Leaving Who Hazell Dean EMI 3(2)Electra Salsa (PWL Mix) on

TonSon Ton

4(14)Got To Be Certain Kylie Minogue PWL

5(20)Do You Wanna Funlt (Remix) Sylvester Domino

6(9)Pertect Fairground Attraction RCA 7(10)Pinlt Cadillac Natalie Cole EM! 8(7)A Love Supreme Will Downing 4th and Broad

9(5)Blue Monday '88 New Order Factory 10(16)Let'sAll Chant Mick and Pat PWL 11(4)l Want You Back Bananarama London 12(8)Divine Emotions Narada Reprise 13(-)Wlth A Little Help Wet Wet Wet

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14(6)l Want You Back ’88 The Jacksons Motown

15(11)Heart Pet Shop Boys Parlophone 16(12)Groove Me Fern Kinney Unidisc 17(19)Boys and Girls Mandy PWL 18(21)Everywhere Fleetwood Mac WB 19(-)ls It Love You're Alter Rose Royce MCA

20(25)Just A Mirage J ellybean Cooltempo 21(23)Push The Beat Cappella Fast Globe 22(-)Alphabet St Prince P Park

23(17)Sex Power and Fun Jet Vegas MCA 24(-)Voyage (PWL Remix) Desircless CBS 25(13)Prove Your Love Taylor Dayne A rista

Cup Winners.

I Bennets 11pm-3.30am. £3. Mainly Gay with Hi-NRG music.

I Breakfast Club at Henry Afrika‘s. 10.30pm-4am. £4. (Follows Under 18 disco). With DJ Gary Marshall.

I Cleopatra: 10.30am-2.30pm. £3. Disco sounds.

I Live at the Cotton Club at the Cotton Club. 11pm-3.30am. £5.

I Disco Vlva 10pm-3am. £3.50. Two floors of solid dancing with personality DJs.

I Eden Club at Tin Pan Alley. 11pm-3.30am. £2.50 with ticket, £4 without. The highlight of many a hairdresser‘s weekend! Cheap drink before lam.

I Feel the Rhythm at Henry Afrikas. 10.30pm-3.30am. £2.50. Preceded by under 18s‘ disco.

I Follies 10.30pm—3am. £4. [ND] [NT] I Hard Rock Catte at the Venue. 11pm till late. £3.50. With DJ George.

I Hollywood Studios 10pm-3am. £3.50. House disco.

I Joe Paparazzi 11pm—3.30am. £4. The busy. hip trendy night at J P5 with DJ Nicky Koranskye - often with a theme.

I Kraclt at Fury Murrys. 11pm-3.30am. £3.50. ‘Setting the style for ‘88‘. back at Furys and back to its best.

I Madison: 10.40pm—3am. £2.50 (£2 with ticket before midnight). A new club- Iooks like the Fun House didn‘t go down too well.

I Mardi Gras 11pm-3.30am.£3. House Music Night.

I Mayfair 1 1pm—3am. £3.50. Over21s disco with resident DJ . George.

I Moonlightlng at Pzazz. 10.30pm-3.30am. £3. Funky Soul with up-to-date US Imports.

I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £4. Disco sounds.

I Panama Jax 11pm-3.30am. £4. Soul and mixed chart music with resident DJs. Tommy Arnold or Raymond Davren.

I Raffles 10.30-3am. £3. Disco sounds with DJ . Roddy Stewart.

I Rooftops 10pm-3am. £3. Chart disco in the function suite.

I Saturday Live at Tin Pan Alley. £2.50 with ticket. ‘Club Eden’. Personal appearances from some London fashion victims. no doubt.

I Sub Club 11pm-3.30am. £3.50. Another club with the possibility of a PA from somebody trying to plug their single.

I Viva and Vamps at Disco Viva. ‘Two floors of solid dancing.‘ 10pm—3am. £3.50. I The Warehouse 1 1pm—3.30am. £3.50. The house disco.

I Zlco's 10pm-3am. £3. Chart based disco sounds.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—4am. £4. Half price before 1 1pm. Entertain yourself in style in Scotland‘s Ultimate Nightclub. [Al 1ND] I The Backroom at Shady Ladies. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Celebrates three years of success down in the depths of Shady Ladies. The best in independent dance and old punk favourites. I Buster Browns 10.30pm—4am. £3.50. Half price admission and drinks before 11pm. Worthwhile night with steady youthful crowd. Buster Browns‘ Under-18s disco. 7—10pm. See Fri. [A] I Café St James See Fri for details. [ND] NT [IChlaplina at Finsbury Park‘s Night Club. 11.30pm—6am. See Fri. I Cinderellas Rocltertellas 9pm-3am. £2.50. Saturdays at Cinderellas will be a bit special for the next month or soas birthday celebrations roll on. [A] [ND] INTI I Club Sandino at Liberty's. 4 June only: £2.50 (£1.50). 10pm-3am. Amazing selection of music. salsa. jazz, funk, soul and more. Top DJ from The Wag (London) and local darlings too. The Edinburgh Sandino has been a huge success. so keep it up, be there on the 4th