I Immigrant Club Shady Lady's. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Hard on the footsteps ofthe now long gone Backroom. the Immigrant revamps this venue's history for hosting Independent music mixed with classic bands such as SLF and the Ramones.

I Junkyard Christmas Freakout Moray House. 10pm—4am. £2.50. A one offon Sat 23rd of December front the Junkyard Crew. with DJ's Peter and Keith on the decks providing ()n-L' sounds. new beat. electro. etc. etc. They've got a hold of a 6K Turbo Sound PA and are presenting two bands. Look out for more info nearer the time.

I Mambo Club Network 3. 10.30pm—3am.£2 members £2.50 non menbers. Sir Ossie on the wheels ofstcel mixing the best in African dance with calypso and soca around the world stylce. I Pacific State Wilkie House 10.30pm—3am. £3. Young upfront club crowd. another l larlem product for the dance-crazy. Heavy beats and loud bass. chill-out can bar and mental lights.

I Kangaroo Klub The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Still going afterall these years. Youthful crow-d with easy dance music.

I Rock Club The Venue. l0pm—4am. Liv-e rock bands and disco. attracting a good crowd to this popular night. See rock listings for details.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—4am. £2 before 11pmx£4 after.

I austerarowns11.3upm—3.3nam.£3.75. I Cate StJames 8pm—2am. See Fri for details.

I ChaplinSat Finbury Park's. 11.30pm-6am. See Fri for details.

I Cinderellas Rockerlellas 9pm—2am. £3. before 10.30pm £3.50after.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 1(1pm-4am. £3 before 1 1pm/£4 after.


I Fandango Red Hot Pepper Club. 10pm—4am. £2.50. Sunday always brings out a mixed crowd of people. From your upfront. dead trendy hairdresser to the disco casualty who is off from work on a Monday. The Fandango is no different. apart from the clever handout. showing a FAN. Desperate DAN and a green light for G0. The organiser has not done much to change this disco venue into what really can be done to this place. the same goes for the advertising campaign. for which the organiser gave himself only a week. so if you don't want your punters to leave and go back to Busters. give them something to stay for.

oranges— being dished out for free.


IThe Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. it before 11pm£2 after.

I Buster Browns 10pm—4am. llalfprice before 11pm £2.75 after.

I Cinderellas Rockerlellas 9.30pm— 1 am. £1.50.


I Messenger Hi-Fi Reggae Sound System The Venue. 10pm-2am.£21C0ncessions. For the first time in Edinburgh a reggae club who doesn‘t play ‘chart' reggae. but serious Ragamuffin. Lovers rock and some massive Dub. Papa Zeb 1 has been around the Edinburgh club scene fora while ‘toasting‘ in various clubs. so it's good to see him behind the decks ofhis‘ own club. a pumping bass. sampling to full effect and using the 4k PA to its best. Strictly Bubbling.

I o-Zone Cinderellas Rockerfcllas. 7.30—10.30pm. £1 .50 (50p with ticket). Trendy teen disco for 14—18 year olds. 50p tickets should still be in circulation.


I Breathless Pottcrrow. 8pm— lam. Students £1 .50 guest 50p with matriceard. Since the last review Breathless has managed not just to draw a good crowd but also to encompass more up to date club sounds. playing tracks from groups such as NWA. De la Soul and Lisa Stanfield. making this student club one of the best of its kind. May be the fact that they have the cheapest bar prices in town has something to do with Breathless not losing itsidentity of also being fun. See panel.

I The Deep The Mission. l0.30pm—3am. £2. For a club w hose playlist hasa reputation for being one of the best around. it's a shame that the Edinburgh club-goers don't seem to support it more. The Deep is one of the best clubsin Izdinburgh during the week. so godown there and has e a ras c!

I Housequake 'l‘he Penthouse. FRfili. (‘ovcring dance music. from the Rebel M(‘ to Man to Man. What can yousay'.’


I Chateaux Cha Cha \Vilkie 1 louse. 10.30pm— 3am. £2.50. A club whose aim is to bring the best of the gay straight club scene together under one groove. Roxy's efforts seem to has e succeeded »- it w as designer gear au go go. from Richmond to Westwood. Look out for the Flag Sisters and move to the sounds of the Dreadnought lli-Fi Sound system.

I Shag The Mission and Shady Ladies. 10.30pm-3am. £1.50. Youthful (which isn‘t necessarily a bad thing) night on both floors of this venue. supplying easy dance sounds to a large if not tall crowd.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. llalfprice before 11pm £2 after.

I Cale St James 8pm— lam. Free.

I Cinderellas Rockedellas9.311pm—2am. £2 before 11pm £2.50after.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10.30-3am. £1.51) before 11.30pm £2.50af1er.



I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260.

I Bennets 90 (ilas‘sford Street. 552 5761. I The Choice 21 Royal Exchange Square. 221 5323.

I Cleopatras. 508 (ircat Western Road. Kclvinbridge. 334 0560.

I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 33211712.

I Follies 193 Pitt Street. 332 7322 7522.

I Fury Murrys or» Maxwell Street. 221 (3511.

I Henry Atrikas 13 15 York Street. 221

611 l.

I Hollywood Studios 9 Brown Street. 248 6606.

I Joe Paparazzi 5211 Sauchiehall Street. 331 21 l l.

I Mardi Gras 73 Dunlop Street. 221 3623. I Maytair474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.

I Mr 0'8 54 ls'ilmarnock Road. Shawlands. 632 2411.

I Panama Jax 30 ( ‘ustom 1 louse Quay.

22] (1865.

I Peggy Sues 46 West (icorge Street. 332 3111111.

I Rattles 15 Benalder Street. Partick (TUSS. 33-1 5321.

I Roottops ‘)2 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Savoy Savoy Centre. Sauchiehall (‘cntre. 3320751.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 2484600.

I SW148 (‘arlton Place. 4295551).

I Tin Pan Alley 3‘) Mitchell Street. 221 5275. I Venue 47-1 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. I Warehouse 85 Dunlop Street. 221 3623.


I The Amphitheatre 31 Lothian Road. 229 7671).

I Buster Browns 25-27 Market Street. 226 422-1.

I Cale St James 25 St James Centre. 557 2631.

I Charlie Parkers South Bridge (opp Tron Kirk). 556 6051).

I Cinderellas Rockertellas 99 St Stephen Street. 5560266.

I Finsbury Park 3—5 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020.

I Libertny (ireenside Place. 557 3807.

I Madisons (irccnside Place. 5573807. I Moray House The Pleasance.

I The Network \Nest 'I‘tillcross.

I The Penthouse Home Street. 'I'ollcross. I Red Hot Pepper Club 56 Fountainbridge. 22‘) 7733.

I Shady Ladies ('owgatc. 225 656‘).

I Venue (‘alton Road. 557 3073.


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