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

I The Batcave at Henry Afrikas. 11pm—3.30am. £3. Your DJ Mel Barrbas established the Batcave very well on Fridays but . . .(to be continued!) Lookat Sundays!

I Bennets 11pm—3.30am.£2.50. Mainly Gay with Hi-NRG music.

I Cleopatras 10.30pm—2.30am. £3. Non-stop mixed disco sounds in the West End. Come early stay late. [A]

I Club Nuovo Knightbeal £2.50 with ticket; £3 at door without. DJ John Cameron with guests. playing acid. rap. funk. etc.

I Colors at Joe Paparazzi. 11pm till late. £1 .50. Continuing to be a major success with ‘Rap. deep house. dope beatsand funky jams.‘

I Cotton Club 1 1pm—3.30am. £3. Special drinks promotion with vodka and lager 80p.

I Cruise Club at the Tuxedo Princess. 9pm—3am. Free before 9pm (go to the bars on board!); £3 between 9 and 10pm : £5

after 10pm. On weekdays £3 after 9pm. I Joy at Sub Club. 11pm—3.30am.£3.50. Joy‘s extensive promotion drive over the past month has proved very successful. as has the change of music. with rap. acid jazz. deep house and funk playing instead ofjust acid. [A]

I Follies l0.30pm—3.30am. £3.50. Chart-based disco sounds. [ND] [NT]

I Hard Rock Caite at the Venue. 10pm till late. £3.50. Live music and disco.

I Hollywood Studios 10pm—3am. £3.50. ()ver 21 House disco. [A] [NT]

I Mayfair 1 1pm—3am. £3.50. Over 25s night in the ballroom and Radio City at the Cameo Suite. See below.

I Mardi Gras 10.30pm—3.30am. £3 with ticket.

I Palomino Club 9pm-3am. £3. ‘Just ask the DJ. he'll play anything for you . . .60s. 70s. early 80s and all current pop sounds. Don't expect too much house or acid. if any at all! All drinks fairly priced and there’s a friendly crowd' says the Palominos press release.

I Panama Jax10.45pm—3.30am.£3.50. Soul and mixed chart music with resident DJs. Tommy Arnold or Raymond Davren.

I Radio City at the Mayfair. 10pm—2am. £1.50. Ciroovy psychedelic revivalist club (aren't they all'.’). Well worth a visit. but it can seem like a Stephen Pastel lookalike competition at times.

I Raffles 10.30—3am. £3. Discosounds with DJ Roddy Stewart. [A]

I SWDS (Single. Widowed. Divorced. Separated club) at Rooftops. This runs on Fridays and Saturdays and plays ()0s' and 70s’ music. Members£l (£5 tojoin)‘. non-members £2.

I Viva £1 .50 before 11.30pm: £3.50after. All spirits 80p (inc mixer). Lager. heavy and cider £1 per pint. Look out for live PAs. [A]

I Warehouse 1 lpm—-3.30am. £3 with ticket: £4 without. Blend ofHouse and Commercial Soul. [A]


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I West End Kids at Cleopatras. 7pm—10.30pm. £2: £1 with ticket. Another under 18s‘ night. this time at Cleos.

I Whizz at the Sub Club ( 14—18s night). 7—1 1pm. £2. The popular under 18s' night has a name now and is on Fridays as well as Saturdays. [A]

I Young and Fresh at Mardi Gras. 7—1 1 pm. L'nder lSs' disco.

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

I Zoom at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30pm~3am. £3.50. A new venue for a new year. but still the same music.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—4am. The Friday Night Spectacular. £3.50. [A] [ND] I Buster Browns 11pm—3.30am. £2.75; half price drinks and admission before midnight. Chart and dance music. Aims at over 20s atmosphere. Buster Browns‘ L'nder- 18s disco. 8pm~l 1pm. Very

I popular with the early teens. [A]

I Cate St James Club 25 Disco Fri and Sat 8pm—2am. £1 members; £2 non-members. Membership £2. A wide range ofpop sounds played to a relaxed. friendly crowd. [ND] [NT]

I Chaplins at Finsbury Park‘s Night Club. 11.30pm—6am. £2. Free before midnight. the middle floor of Finsbury is now open serving snacks throughout the night. Dancing upstairs. [A] [NT]

I Cinderellas Rockerlellas 9pm—3am. [A] [ND] [NT]

I Edgars 10pm—4am. £1 before 1 lpm‘.£2 before midnightz£3 after. Quirky interior with plenty of dark corners. Also Edgars has probably the most expensive air conditioning. very cool. [A]

I Millionaire’s 10pm—6am. £2 (£1 before midnight). Friendly gay club with

Hi-N RU sounds supplied by DJ Tam.

I The M010 Club at The Mission. 10pm—4am. £2. The Mojo presents ’Liuphoria'. its Acid night.

I Outer Limits at Coasters. 10.30pm—4am. £2 till 1 1pm; £3 after. Very popular conventional disco. [A] [NT]

I Potterrow 8pm— 1 am (Happy Hour 8.30—9.30pm). Students free: Guests 50p. A lively night with an alternative soundtrack.

I Ouentin's 9pm--3am. £2.50. New gay club aiming to present a friendly. comfortable night.

I Reggae Club at Shady Ladies. 1().30pm-—3am. £2. Best conventional reggae selection in town complernentsa good skank atmosphere.

I The Renaissance at Bermuda Triangle. 10pm—3am. Indie sounds being played to increasingly large crowds. Alas music pretty uninspiring. I Roadrunner at the Music Box. 10pm—3am. £2. Hard funk. deep house and soul spun by the prolific Yogi. Food will be available and guest DJs will feature.

I Spanish Harlem at Wilkie I louse. 10pm—3am. £2. Ebbing slightly from its initial success but still a large enough crowd for house. acid sounds.

I Teviot Row 7pm—2am (Happy Hour 8.30—9.30pm). Four bars. two discos and live bands. ensuring a hectic atmosphere. An enjoyable night if you‘re feeling ‘up' and able to tolerate the trappings ofmost student unions.

I Zenalec 10pm—3am. Free before 10.30pm: 50p before 11pm; £1 before 11.30pm; £3.50 after. The aptly-named ‘Beat the Clock‘. All drinks are halfprice before 11.30pm. 13Jan only: January Sales at Zenatec.



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

I Bonnets 11pm—3.3()am. £3. MainlyGay with Hi-NRG music.

I Brat Pack at Knightsbridge SW1 .

7pm— 10.30pm. £1 .50 with ticket ; £2 without.

I The Choice at l’zazz. l 1pm—3.30am. £4. DJs include Segan. Harry. and Colin Barr. Beers and slammers £1 . iced teas £2.

I Cleopatras 10.30pm—2.30. £3. Non-stop disco sounds in the West End. Come early ~— stay late.

I Cotton Club 1 1pm—3.30am. £5. The night at the Cotton Club. What more can be suici'.‘ [A]

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

I Follies l0.30pm—3.30am. £4.50. [ND] INTI

I Hard Roclt Cane at the Venue. 11pm till late. £3.50. With DJ George.

I Hollywood Studios 10pm-3am. £3.50. See Fri.

I House Live at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30prn-‘3am. £3.50. The House Live is back on the top floor of’l‘in Pan Alleyby popular demand.

I Joe Paparazzi 11pm—3.30am. £5.

I Krack at Fury .Vlurrys. l 1pm—3am. £3.50. Despite the over-strict ‘trendy' door policy. the music and atmosphere still make it one of the best clubs in town. I Mardi Gras l0.30pm—~3.30an‘i. £4. Mardi Crras Club Night. A mixture of Acid house and chart sounds. [A]

I Mayfair l 1pm—3am. £3.50. ()ver21s disco in the ballroom and the SW1)S club in the Cameo suite.

I Nuovo at Knightsbridge SW1 .

I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £4. See Fri.

I Panama Jax l 1pm—3.30am. £4 Soul and mixed chart music with resident DJs. Tommy Arnold or Raymond Davren.

I Rattles 10.30—3am. £3. Discosounds with DJ. Roddy Stewart. [A]

I Savoy l 1pm—3am. £3.50. Over 21s' night at Glasgow‘s largest disco. [A]

I SLAM at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30pm—3am. £3.50. According toll) magazine (trendy fashion magazine doncha know?) SLAM has ‘revived a fading Glasgow club scene in recent months‘. Fading (ilasgowclub scene!‘?

I Sub Club 1 1pm—3.30am £4. Still popular as ever due to their policy ofplaying brilliant dance music. [A]

I SWDS (Single. Widowed. Divorced. Separated club) at Rooftops. See Fri.

I Teenscene at the Savoy. 7pm— 10.30pm. £2 with ticket; £1 without. Under 18s‘ disco with Radio Clyde DJ (iary Marshall. I The Underground at Henry Afrikas. 11pm—3.30am. £2.50 with an elusive ticketz£4 without. DJ Jim Efferson will be playing the best in Balearic beats. soul and house.

I Viva See Fri.

I The Warehouse 1 1pm—3.30am. £4. Warehouse Club Night. Largest part of the sound is house and acid house. [A]

I Whizz at the Sub Club. 14—18s' night. 7—11pm.£2. See Fri.

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


I The Amphitheatre 11.30pm—4am. £4. Halfprice before 11.30pm. Entertain yourself in style in Scotland‘s Ultimate Nightclub. [A] [ND]

I The Backroom at Shady Ladies. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Still easily Edinburgh‘s most popular ‘alternative' club and with good reason.

I BigBird at Wilkie House. 10pm—4am. £2.50. Tasteful selection of . =sic with an anything goes feeling good atmosphere. good Club.

I Buster Browns l 1pm—4am. £3.75. Worthwhile night with steady youthful crowd. Buster Browns' Under- 18s disco. 8—11pm. See Fri. [A]

I Cate St James See Fri for details. Good venue which is free to hire for private functions. [ND] [NT]

I Chambers Street 8pm— lam (Happy Hour 8.30—9.30pm). 75p. lnoffensive student disco enlivened by the legendary cheap pizzas!

I Chaplins at Finsbury Park's Night Club.

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