I Nightlife is listed as a diary. first by day (in this section each at the two particular days at the fortnight 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 follows the diary listings. with addresses and phone numbers. NB In orderto be as accurate as possible. only those discos able to confirm their prices and days are listed in the diary. The venue list may be consulted lor more nightlife locations but check with venue. Please send information ten days belore publication.

KEY: students and guestsonly;

[ND] no denims; [NT] no trainers:

[A] available for private hire on certain nights. please contact v cnue.


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

I The Batcave at l Ienry A frikas. llpm~3.30am. £4 without ticket. IBennets l 1pm—3.30am. £2.50. Mainly (iay with lli-NR(i music.

IThe Choice llpm—3.30am. £4. Newclub takes over from Plan.

I Cleopatras l0.30pm--2.30am. £3. Non-stop mixed disco sounds in the West lind. (‘ome early stay late. [A]

I Colors at Fury Murrys. £2.

1 1pmc3.30am. At last! they're back! £2. Long Island lees Teas make their

del Amitri: kiss this thing goodbye:

live in august

7",12” and cd single

*trom the new album ‘waking hours’

comeback! ‘The (ieezers‘ have theirown dinky little cups for them as well!

I Crash at the (‘otton Club. llpm—3.30am. £3.50(£2.50with ticket). A wide mixture of music will be played by DJ David Ross. a bit different from normal disco material. Look out for drinks promotions every week.

IFollies l0.30pm-3.30am.£3.50. ('hart-based disco sounds. [ND] [NT]

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

I Joe Paparazzi 11pm 3.30am. £2 (£1 students). ‘True (‘olors' Joe's claim, butl thought (‘olors had moved to Furys'.’

I Hollywood Studios 1 lpm-3.30am. £3.50. ()ver 21 l louse disco. [A] [NT]

I The Kraze at the Warehouse. llpm—3.30am. £2 with ticket; £4 without. Deep house. funk. hip-hop.

I Maytair 1 1pm—3am. £3.50. Over 25s night in the ballroom and Radio (‘ity at the (‘ameo Suite. See below.

I Mr D’s 10pm—2am. £4. Fun atmosphere and games at Shawlands' one and only nightclub.

I Palomino Club 9pm—3am. £3.

I Panama Jax 10.45pm—3.30am. £3.51). Soul and mixed chart music with resident I)Js. Tommy Arnold or Raymond Davren.

I Radio City at the Mayfair. ltlpm—2am. £1.50. Psychedelic sounds to match the groovy wallpaper.

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

I Reggae Night at Peggy Sues.

l0.30pm—3am. £3.

I Roottops 10.30pm—3am. £2.50. Reggae disco replaces ‘Shake Appeal‘.

I STOMP at Mardi ('iras. 10.30pm—3.30am. £2.50.

I SWDS (Single. Widowed. Divorced. Separated club) at Rooftops. This runs on Fridays and Saturdays and plays ()0s‘ and 70s‘ music. Members£1 (£5 tojoin): non-members £2.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—late. £3.50(half price before 1 1pm). Larger than life uptown discothcque playing comfortable dance tracks. Frequent personal appearances. Fri 28 only: ()‘1'1‘ celebration planned for the Amphitheatrc's 3rd birthday. [A] [ND]

I Buster Browns l 1pm—3.30am. £2.75:half

price drinks and admission before midnight. (‘hart and dance music. Aims at over 20s atmosphere. [A]

I Cale St James (‘lub 25 Disco Fri and Sat Rpm—2am. £1 members; £2 non-members. Membership £2. After 11pm prices go up by £1. A wide range of pop soundsplayed to a relaxed. friendly crowd. [ND] [NT] I Chaplins at Finsbury Park's Night Club. 11.30pm (tam. £2. Free before midnight. the middle floor of Finsbury is nowopen serving snacks throughout the night. Dancing upstairs. [A]

I Cinderellas Rockertellas 9pm 2am. {1 before 10pm; £2 before 1 1pm: £3 after. lTno Due Tre. hosted by popular DJ (iary (ilover. 4 Aug only: Scandal promotion night with (‘hristinc Kecler. See panel.

I Edgars 10pm—4am. £1 before 1 1pm; £2 before midnight1£3 after. ()uirky interior with plenty of dark corners. Also lidgars has probably the most expensive air Conditioning. very cool. [A]

I Freedom Express at Wilkie l louse. 11pm—3am. £2.50 ( £2). lrnpressive international array of sounds. Acid jan.

16 rayleigh, the pink toothbrush 10 london, astoria (supporting) 17 edinburgh, venue 11 birmingham, synatra’s

20 dundee, dance factory

European. Afro sounds from the Spanish Harlem team.

I Marley's at Shady Ladies. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Living up to the name of the venue. an older crowd get loose to mostly MOR reggae.

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

I Red Hot at The Red Hot l’epper(‘1ub. 10pm—4am. £2.50. before 1 1pm; £4 after. A wide variety of dance sounds at the former Zenatec.

I The Renaissance at Barbados Suite. l0pm~3am. £1.50. Indie sounds being played to increasingly large crowds. Music also on the upswing despite an over-reliance on the ‘jangly' side ofthings. I Rock Night at Madisons. 9pm» 3am. £1 before 1 1pm; £2 after. Basy and pretty much what you'd expect.

I Underground at the Venue ‘)prn--4am (Happy 1 lour 0 10pm). £2. (iood alternative club playing the best in retrospective punk sound. The venue can look really special and with the occasional ()n-t' number it's a worthyevening.



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

I Bennets llpm-- 3.30am. £3. Mainly(iay with lli-NR(i music.

I Brat Pack at Knightsbridge SW1.

7pm—- 10.30pm. £ 1 .50with ticket1£2 without.

I The Choice at l’zazz. llpm~ 3.30am. £4. lip front in their music as always. What do you expect when they‘ve got Segan. Harry. and (’olin Barr DJ-ing‘.’

I Cleopatras lll.3llpin-2.3ll. £3. Non-stop disco sounds in the West lind. (‘ome early -- stay late.

I Cotton Club 1 lpm--3.30am. £5. The night


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