I Sunday Obsession at Cinderellas Rockerfellas 10pm-2am. £2 before 1 1pm; £2.50 after. 80p drinks. Seven years on. Cinderellas proving as popular as ever for a large scale night club with a new Sunday angle. [A] [ND] [NT]
I The Alhambra 3| Waterloo Street. 221 3260. 8.30pm-midnight. Free. 60s and 705 sounds. Cheap vodka.
I Club Atrica at Henry Afrika‘s.
1 1pm—3.30am. £1 . Various sounds.
I House and Garage Club at Tin Pan Alley. 11pm—3.30am. £1 with ticket available from the club and surrounding pubs. Cheap Schlitz and Southern Comfort.
I Jeans and T-shirt Night at Cleopatras. 10.30pm—3am. £2 (£1 with ticket). The popular Jeans and T-Shirt night makes its way west from the Cotton Club to Cleo‘s. I Palomino Club 9pm-3.30am. £2. See Fri. I Savoy 1 1pm-3am. £2. Over 25s‘ night with cheap drinks to entice you along: lager 85p and vodka 65p. [Al
I Slreetbeal at the Warehouse. 11pm—3.30am. £4. David Walters with the latest chart and beat sounds.
I Crash at Rage. 9pm-3am. £1 . DJs Paul and Vicki promise a Molotov cocktail of punk/alternative sounds with some 705‘ stuff for light relief. See panel.
I Millionaire's l0pm—4am. £2 (£1 before 12). See Fri.
I twilight Zone at Shady Ladies. 11pm—3am. £ 1. An attempt. apparently. to mix alternative stuff with house and dance sounds. Good luck.
I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260. Free. 80s‘ disco sounds. Cheap drinks.
I Club Africa at Henry Afrikas.
1 1pm-3.30am. £1 . Various sounds again. I Chinese Night at Mardi Gras. 11pm—3.30am. Free before 1am and £2 after. Disco night for the Chinese community.
I Country and Western Night at Rooftops. 9pm-3am. £2. Look out for live bands plus all your favourite C&W records.
I Destroy at Fury Murrys. £1 admission; £1 beers. Destroy will be looking to attract the Tuesday crowd away from Bennets with £1 Red Stripes.
I .Io-Jo’s Gay Night at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30—3.30am. 50p with ticket. £1 without. Eurobeat and Hi-NRG music. Cheap vodka.
I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £2. See Fri.
I The Shimmy Club at Bennets. 10.30pm-3am. £1 . All drinks 75p before midnight. If you're bored on a Tuesday
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I Streelbeal at the Warehouse. 11pm-3.30pm. £4. David Walters with the latest chart and beat sounds.
I Rage 9pm—3am. £1 . Sec Fri.
I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street . 221 3260. 8—12pm. Free. Club and chart night. I Cotton Club 1 1pm—3am. £3. One ofthe best clubs on a Wednesday. designed for solid dancing.
I The Drop at the Warehouse. 11pm—3.30am. £1 .50. but 50p tickets are available at Academy. Gossip and a host of other shops. for this new acid house night.
I Go West at C leopatras. 10.30pm-2.30am. £2 (£1 with ticket). Go West young man. . .decp into the heartof bedsit land and discover this great midweek club. [A]
I Club Nuovo at Knightsbridge SW1 . £2.50. 75p lager. heavy. spirits (inc mixers). Vincent Valentini presents a new house night with John Cameron as DJ.
I Hollywood Studios 1 lpm—3am. Over 25s night.
I Maytair 1 1pm—3am. £2. 60s‘ night —but sneak along earlier (7.30—1 1pm for traditional ballroom dancing! ).
I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £2. See Fri.
I Panama Jax 10pm—3.30am. Free before midnight — look out for live bands throughout ‘89.
I Sixties' Night at Henry Afrikas. 10pm-3.30am. 60p before 1 lpmz£2 11pm—midnight; £4 after midnight. My Mr Spock logic tells me to go early 1 think!
I The Blue Zone at Rage. 9pm-3am.£1.50 (£1). New club aimed principally at the gay community but with a varied music policy including some world music sounds. I The Boulevard at Cafe St James. From 22 Feb. 8pm-1am. £2. The Cafe St James has been getting a lot of attention from various clubs wishing to use this interesting venue. The Boulevard offers Latin. Jazz and Soul with different DJs specialising in each. I The Deep at the Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. A wise change of name for ‘Acid‘. Current dance sounds with soul. jazz. and rare groove. I Millionaires 10pm-4.30am. £2 (£1 before midnight). See Fri. I Potterrow 8pm—1am (Happy Hour 8.30—9.30pm). Wide range ofdance sounds making for an enjoyable mid-week jaunt. [S] I The Whirlpool at Shady Ladies. 10pm—3am. £1 . Leans towards the psychedelic but plays some early punk as well. Recommended.
I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260. 8—12pm. Free. Party Night.
I Bennets 1 1pm-3am. £1. Mainly gay. mainly Eurobeat.
I Bloomers at Cleopatras. 10.30pm—2.30am. £2 (£1 with student matric card). New night specifically aimed at keeping students off their studies.
I Chesters at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm till late. £2 (50p with ticket). Featuring 2 disco levels. a diner and a moving dance ﬂoor. Gay night.
I Disco Viva 10.30pm—3am. £2. Birthday File Party Night with George Mac.
I Fury Murrys 1 lpm—3.30am. The live music night (run in conjunction with Dance Factory) finally starts up. Check rock listings for band details.
I The Gulf A one-off at a secret venue. £4. How do you get to a club which is at a secret venue? Easy! There are meeting points from which couriers will guide you.
They arezghe centre of George Square. the Archgays of Royal Exchange Square and the ddorway of Princes Square. between 11pm and 2am. The club is open till 3.30am. ‘Promised beats to chill out to‘ — featuring DJ Yogi.
I Heller SiteIter at the Mayfair (upstairs in the Cameo Suite). 10pm—2am. £1.50. Led Zeppelin. Cream. Doors. etc will be on the menu. but this will be more of a rock night than psychedelic.
I Maytair 1 1pm—3am. £1 . Over 25s night disco.
I Mr D’s 10pm—2am. £3 on door (£1 .50 with ticket). The promotions night with cheap drink.
I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £2. See Fri.
I Haw at Tin Pan Alley 10.30pm—3.30am. £1 . This has become one of the most popular clubs on a Thursday after a slow start.
I Roorlops £2.50. Over 25s‘ night with general dance music. Look out for the complimentary tickets on Fri. Sat and Sun. I Savoy 1 1pm-3am. £2. Lager 85p. vodka 65p. The longest running Over 25s‘ night around town. [Al
I Seventies' Night at Henry Afrikas. 10pm—3.30am. £1 before llpm;£2.50 after. I think the name is self-explanatory. I Slreetbeat at C leopatras. 1 lpm—2.30am. £3 (£1 .50 with ticket). David Walters ‘streetbeat‘ club: mixed dance music.
I Unity Reggae Club at 46 West. 10pm-3am. £2. Calling Every Posse— Live. and Direct all-night reggae.
I The Venue 1 1pm—late. The reggae club.
IThe Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. £2. Half price before 11pm. Disco inferno lights up Lothian Road. in a trial run for the weekend.
I Cate St James 8pm— 1 am. Free. Something slightly different from your usual discotheque. Good atmosphere and choice soul and chart music.
I Calton Studios 23 Feb only: Popular guitarist Billy Jones plays in aid ofthe Muscular Dystrophy charity with a disco during the evening. and late bar.
I Cinderellas Hockertellas 9.30pm—3am. £1 .50 before 11pm; £2 after. Well worth a visit in this increasingly imaginative full scale disco. [A] [ND] INTI
I Coasters 2 Mar only: Live appearance from 151. Queen‘s support band for their forthcoming tour. Price still to be finalised. 9 Feb only: Fields ofNephilim. gothic rockin‘ cowboys play Coasters for the third time. Price to be finalised.
I Edgars Under 18s. 6.15—10.15pm.£1. I Edgars 10pm—3am. £2. All drinks tonight and Sunday are 60p. [A]
I Hades at the Waterloo Bar. Free. A wide range of music advertised. with a Glam Rock/alternative feel to it. The venue itself is pretty small but has some potential.
I Mainly Motown at Wilkie House. 16 Mar only: 10pm—late. £2. Celebrations of30 years of motown with soul. funk and disco offerings from this prolific label.
I Pump Room at Cafe Royal. 10pm-late. £2. The Pump Room has dropped its resident band but. with its increasing popularity and guarantee of solid dance music. it is proving to be one of the best clubs in town.
I Rage 9pm—3am. £1 . See Sat.
I Revolution at Wilkie House. 11pm—3am. £2. Emphasis on rare groove. hip-hop. house. soul and funk. with all profitsgoing to the Edinburgh University Nicaraguan Society — sounds good.
I Rock Night at Chambers Street 1 louse. 8pm-lam (Happy Hour 8—9pm). Standard rock fare on the whole but undeniably popular. [S]
I Shag at the Mission. 11pm—3am. £1. Expect plenty of the kitsch sounds that featured in the film and free sweets too!
I The Soular System at Shady Ladies. 10pm—3am. £1 .50. Exquisitely bad name but plays all types of soul. so could be worth a visit.
I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260.
I Bonnets 90 Glassford Street. 552 5761. I Cleopatras Belmont Lane. Kelvinbridge. 334 0560.
I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 3320712.
I Disco Viva 15 Union Street. 2212426. I Follies I93 Pitt Street. 332 7322/7522. I 46 West 46 West George Street. 332 3000.
I Fury Murrys 9o Maxwell Street. 221
I Henry Alrikas 13/ l 5 York Street. 221
61 l l.
I Hollywood Studios 9 Brown Street. 248 6606
I Joe Paparazzi 520 Sauchiehall Street. 331 21 l l.
I Knightsbridge SW1 48 Carlton Place. 429 5559.
I Mardi Gras 73 Dunlop Street. 221 3623. I Maytair 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.
I Mr D’s Kilmarnock Road. 632 2411.
I Palomino Club 51 West Regent Street. 332 6223.
I Panama Jax Custom House Quay. 221 0865.
I Peggy Sue's 46 West George Street. 332 3000.
I Pzazz 21 Royal Exchange Square. 221 5323.
I Rattles 15 Benalder Street. Partick Cross. 334 5321.
I Roottops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.
I Savoy Savoy Centre. Sauchiehall Street. 3320751.
I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. I Tin Pan Alley 39 Mitchell Street. 221 5275.
I Tuxedo Princess Custom House Quay. 204 1 15().
I Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. I Warehouse 85 Dunlop Street. 221 3623. I Zico's 178a Ingram Street. 552 6995.
I The Amphitheatre 31 Lothian Road . 229 7670. I Bermuda Triangle in Coasters Complex. I Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226 4224. I Cate Royal West Register Street. 556 1884. I Call: St James 25 St James Centre. 557 2631. I Calton Studios 26 (‘alton Road. 556 7066. I Chambers Street House 16 Chambers Street. I Cinderellas Rockedellas 99 St Stephen Street. 5560266. I Coasters Complex 3 West Tollcross. 228 3252. I Edgars 96a Rose Street North Lane. I Finsbury Park 3—5 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020. I The Kasbar 71 (‘owgate. I Liberty’s Greenside Place. 557 3807. I Madisons Greenside Place. 557 3807. I Millionaires Niddrie Street. 556 6050. I The Mission Victoria Street. 225 6569. I Outer Limits in Coasters Complex. I Potterrow Student Centre House . Bristo Street. I Rage (formerly Quentin's). 23 Lothian Road. 2298291. I Shady Ladies Cowgate. 225 6569. I Teviot How House Bristo Square. I Venue Calton Road. 557 3073. I Waterloo Bar Waterloo Place. I Wilkie House Cowgate. I Zenalec 56 Fountainbridge . 229 7733.
46 The List 24 February — 9 March