and for beer and spirits. Mainly gay with Hi-NRG sounds to fit.
I Bete Noir at Knightsbridge SW I. Gay night at SW1 . £l witha ticketz£l .50 without.
I Brag at the Cotton Club. “pm—3.30am. £2. ‘lf it's worth talkitig abottt. Brag.‘ Drinks promos as well. American canned beer£l.
I Clubleu at The Choice. I lpm-3.30am. £2 entry and £l all drinks. Glasgow trendies get down to old rock classics.
I Fizz at Henry Afrikas. “pm—3.30am. £2. (‘hampers Promotion night at Henry's - cheap champagne cocktails and free bottles of bubbly will be available.
I Follies I lpm-- 3am. £3. Cheapdrinks. I Fuddrultlters at Cleopatras. l0.30pm—2.30ani. £l . Anything goes tonight in the West End's best (well. its only) nightclub. Presented by Bennets' DJ Craig Davis. [A]
I Hollywood Studios 1 lpm—3am. £2. Sunday isthe live hand night at Hollywood studios.
Illustle at Fury Murrys. llpm-3.30am. £l. Following the Sttb Club's recent closure. Hustle make the short trip over to Furys.
I The Legend at the Warehouse. “pm—3.30am. £2. All drinks 70p.
I Mr D's £3 (£2 with ticket). l0pm--2am. Look out for the Happy Hour llpm-midniglit.
I Palamino Club 9pm 3am. £l.
I Panama Jax l0.-l5pni 3.30am. £1.50. Sunday Splash with resident DJsTommy Arnold or Raymond Day ren. 75p lager. heavy. whisky. vodka arid giti.
I Raffles 10.30pm 2am. £2.50. Disco sounds with DJ Roddy Stewart. Vodka and lager 60p. |A|
ISavoy l lpm» 3am. £2. Stttidays at the Savoy with lager only 85p and vodka (15p. lAl
I The Amphitheatre l0pni till late. £l before 1 lpm; £2 after. Females free
While most of the current excitement obviously surrounds the Slam/Schlitz tour which has dates at Freedom Express on 7 July and Metro at Calton Studios on the following night (See feature), elsewhere, the less monied end of the Edinburgh scene drives on with the search for decent venues becoming even more hectic.
Hades, the glam/alternative club which ran at Fresh above the Waterloo Bar, has now moved to the White Swan in Haymarltet on Saturdays. Oddly enough despite this cellar being an intimate and way above average venue by local standards, no club has ever achieved real success here. However, the Hades team have a lair degree of organisational suss not to mention an eye-damaging set of dayglo posters ready to appear. So far, minor problems have occured with baby goths sullting because the music extends beyond solid Sisters and Bauhaus but it looks as if common sense and open minds will win the day. Go along and treat yourself to the novelty of a Saturay well away from the Cowgate.
Also on Saturdays The Immigrant Club, a new venture by Jim and Peter of
before midnight. IND]
I Buster Browns “lpm—4am. £2.25. Half price admission and drinks before I lptn. Worth a visit on Sunday if you've not been before.
I Cinderellas noclterfellas 9.30pm - lam. £l .50. Dress. along with atmosphere. is relaxed for this end of weekend outing.
I Edgars l0pm-3am. £2. Trial run for
On the first Saturday of every month at LIBERTY’S THE PLAYHOUSE 18—22 Greenside Place, Edinburgh. 10pm—3am £2.50 (£1.50 concs)
[aim - jazz - soul in TIN PAN ALLEY Mitchell Street Glasgow On the last Friday of every month 11pm—3.30am £3 (£2 cones)
the long-running Kangaroo, opens at Shady Ladies. The hand-outs list Iggy Pop, Led Zepplin, African music and the Pastels so at the very least frustration at yet another one-dimensional music policy will not be an issue. Hopefully, the aural variety will be reflected by a diverse clientele.
Finally The Junkyard Sound System which has been gathering heaps oi praise for its powerful approach has found a new home at Brahms Lounge Bar in Dublin Street.
drinks at 6th — can't be bad.
I Outer Limits at Coasters. l0.30pm-3.30am. £l before I lpm; £2 after. DJs Stuart LewisandJames Mowliray supplying up to the minttte sounds. INTI
I Zenatec l0pm-—3ani. 9 July only. £2. Andy Reid with the 7. Clttb. which has moved from Cinderellas.
I The Alhambra 3! Waterloo Street. 221 3260. 8.30pm—midnight. Free. (3le and 70s sounds. Cheap vodka.
I The Breeze at Henry Afrikas.
l lpm—3.30am. Complicated: staggered door prices are in operation here. so let‘s just say if you come early enough you get in for nothing. and the later you come the riiore expensive it becomes. There will he drinks promotionsand the DJ is somewhat ‘original’ shall we say!
I Heat at the Cotton Club. I lpm- 3.30am. £2; U with ticket. Willi DJ Craig Davis. I Jeans and T-shirt Night at Cleopat ras. l0.30pm--3am. £2 (£l with ticket). The popular Jeans and T-Shirt night tnakesits way west frotn the Cotton Clth toCleo‘s. I Palomino Club 9pm-3am. £1.
ISavoy l lptii 3am. £2. Over 25s' night with cheap drinks to entice you along: lager 85p and vodka 65p. |A|
I Warehouse Over 25s Night. Sop admission and drinks £l.
I Millionaire's l0pm —-lani £2 (£1 before 12). See Fri
I The Alhambra 3| Waterloo Street. 22 l 3260. Free. ths' disco sotitids. Cheap drinks.
I Chinese Night at Mardi ( iras. llpm—~3.30am. Free before turn and £2 after. Disco night for the Chinese Community.
I Palomino Club 9pm~~3am. £l.
I The Shimmy Club at Bennets. l0.30pm--3am. £l. If you're bored on a Tuesday and are looking for an eventful evening. then a trip to Bennets isamttst.
I Streetbeat at the Warehouse. llpm~3.30ani. £4. David Walters with the latest chart and beat sounds.
I Twist at the Choice. 1 lpm—3.30am. £l.50. Anew students' night at the Choice.
I Ram Jam at the Venue. S'- l l.30pm. £2. New club aimed at the under- lts‘s. Featuring soul atid hip-hop sounds. See panel.
I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 22 l 3260. S— l2pm. Free Cltibatidcliart night. I Go West at Cleopatras. l0.30pm—2.30am. £2 (U with ticket). (io West young tiiati . . .deepitito the heartof bedsit land and discover this great midweek club. [A]
I Club Nuovo at Kniglitsbridge SW l. £2.50. 75p lager. heavy . spiritstitic mixers). Vincent \‘alentini presents a new house night with John Cameron as DJ.
I Jeans and T-shin Night at the (‘otttm Club. llpm— 3am. £3.50. ()tie ol'tlie best clubs on a Wednesday . specially designed for solid dancing.
I Libra at Hollywood Studios. llpm 3am. £2.50. Over 25s' disco.
I Mayfair l lpm-3am. £2. o0s‘ night - bttt sneak along earlier l 7.30 llptii for traditional ballroom dancing? ).
I Panama Jax 10pm 3,30am. Free before midnight -- look ottt for live bands throughout '8‘).
I Palomino Club 9pm 3am. £ 1.
ISixties‘ Night at Henry Alrikas. “lpm-3.30am. ()tlp before I lpm. Halter. l.ook ottt for drinks promotionsthrough the night.
I The Deep at the Mission 10.30pm 3am. £2. Current datice sounds with soul. jazz. and rare groove.
IMillionaires Input 4.30am. £2t£l before midnight). See Fri.
I The Alhambra 3| Waterloo Street. 22] 32608—12an Free. l’arty Night.
I Bennets l lpm—3am. £1. .‘vlainly gay. mainly Iiuroheat.
I Bloomers at Cleopatras.
l0.30pm 2.30am. £2 (£l with student matric card). New night specifically aimed at keeping students oft their studies.
I Fury Murrys l lptii 3.3l lam. The live music night (run in conjunction with Dance Factory ). Check rock listings for band details.
I Hardy MC at Mardi ( iras. l0.30pm till late. £3. Hip-liop sounds
I Johnny's at the Choice. £2 entrance and £1 for beers This w ill be a more upmarket gay night with cabaret. etc.
I Mayfair l lpm ~3am. £2. Reggae night at the Mayfair.
I Mr D's ltlprii 2am. Hon door( £ 1 .50 with ticket). The promotions night w ttli cheap drink.
I Palomino Club 0pm 3am. £ 1.
I Rooftops £2 50. (her 25s' night with general dance t‘tttisit l mils out tot'llie coniplttitcntat v ttt'kctsoti t'll. Sat and Sun. ISavoy l lpm 3am £2 l agerh’5p.yodka mp The longest tttniiitig ( her 25s' night atoutttltowti |.'\|
I Seventies' Night at llcitty .-\trikas.
10pm 3 30am 70pbclorc llptii. £3 alter. I Streetbeal at ( ‘leopatras. l lpm 2.30am. £3t£l50witli ticket). David \Valters ‘streetbcat' club: mixed dance music.
I Unity Reggae Club at Rooftops.
l0pm-- 3am. £2.
IThe Venue l lpm-late. £2. Thrash metal night.
IThe Amphitheatre ltlpni till late. £2. Half
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