I Videodrome Rock Night at the

Videodrome. 8pm—late. £2.50. A mixture of the harder new releases with more ‘melodic' stuff: INXS. 1)efLeppard. Whitesnakc. etc. Not my definitionot melodic. 1 must admit. btit those w ho like this sort of thing sliotild enjoy it.


IBennets l lpm-3.30am 75p.

I Bete Noirat SW1. 11.45pm until late. £1.

I Boy at (‘luh Xchange. 12 int—5am. 75 . . 1 P

I Brag at the ('otton ( 'ltib. llpm—3.30am.

£3 (£2 with ticket).

I Club Hacienda 1 1pm 5am. £2. 75p drinks.

I Follies l 1pni--3am. £3.

I Fuddrukkers at Cleopatras.

10.30pm -30ain. £1.

I Hollywood Studios Upm~ 3am. £2. Talent Night.

I MrD's 1 lpm 4am. £3.

I Network at the ( 'hoiee. llpm 1.3.511

I Rattles 10 30pm—2aiii £2.50. I Savoy I lpm- 3am. £2.50.


I Freewheeling at May .‘yturiays.

llpm 3am. £ 1 .50. Where else wouldyou sec Bob Dylan and Boney M together btit a lireew heelin' play list'.’ .\'ot to mention ‘cheap piitts‘ as they say w ith an endearing lack of pic-tension.


IThe Alhambra Spni- midnight. Free.

I Jeans 8r T-shirt Night at ('leopatras. 10.31 lpm 3am. £2 (£1 with ticket).

I Savoy 11pm 3am. £2 ()tei 25snight. I Second Heaven at ( ‘ltiI‘ Xchange. £1 admission and £1 all drinks.


I Shimmy Club at Bennets 10.30pm 3am. £1. Famous people w ho has e been to the Shimmy ('ltiboy er the years ( Part One):

3.31 lam.


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1 Tam from ('ity Lights. the McCluskey

Brothers. Rupert Everett. the drummer from Baby Lemonade. Wet Wet Wet . . .ll you‘ve spotted anyone more impressive here. do let tis know. Especially if they got drunk and danced to something embarrassing.


I The Alhambra 8pm— midnight. Free.

I Jo Jo's at Tin Pan Alley. l0.31lpm—3.30am. £1.50. (iay night with cheap drinks.


IAlhambra :s'pni midnight. free

I Go West at('lcopatias.

10,30pm 2.30am. £2 (£1 with ticket).

I Hardcore at the (‘hoie-e. £3.

1 1pm 3.30am.

I Jeans & T-shirt Night at the t ’otton (’lub. llpm 4am. £3.50.

I Libra at Hollywood Studios. llpm- 3am. {2.511. ()\ er :5\ tllsc‘tt.

I 508 and 708 Night at Mardi ( ii'as 10.30pm 3.30am. £2 (£1 with ticket 1.

I Spank at (‘lub Xchangc. £1 admission and £1 all drinks.

. Thursdays

I The Alhambra Spin 2am. Free. With live bands (see Rock).

I Backtrack at l’ury Murray's.

llpm— 3.30am. £2.50.

I Bennetts 1 lpm- 3am. £1.

I Bloomers at (‘leopattas

10.30pm 2.30am. £2 (£1 student).

I 808 Night at Mardi ( iras.

10.30pm 3.311.1111, £2 (£1 with ticket).

I Exodus at the Stib(‘liib. l lpm 3.30am.

I Genes 8r T-Shirt at ( ~ltib Xchange.

12pm 5am. 75p.

I Freakscene at Raffles. l0.30pni- 3am. I Mr. 0‘s 1 1pm- 4am. £2.

I Savoy 11pm 3am. £2 ( her 25s disco. IThe Venue l lpm until late. £2.'1‘hrash metal night.


IThe Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street.22l 32611.

I Bennets 911 (il;isstord Street. 552 5761. I The Choice 21 Royal lzxehange Square. 2215323.

I Cleopatras. 508 ( ii eat Western Road. Kc‘ly'iiilii'itlgc‘. 334 05o0.

I Club Xchange 23 Royal Exchange Square. 204 450‘).

I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 3320712.

I Club Hacienda 4S ( 'arlton Place. 42‘) 5593

I Clyde Cavern t ‘Iytie Place. 43‘) 3".s5.

I Follies 1% I’m Stiecl. .~.~_ 322 “522



I Fury Murrys 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511. I Hollywood Studios 9 Brown Street. 248 6606. I Joe Paparazzi 520 Sauchiehall Street. 331 2111. I Mardi Gras 73 Dunlop Street. 221 3623. I Mayfair 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. I Metropolis I larnilton Street. Saltcoats. 0294 602213. I Mr D‘s 54 Kilmarnock Road. Shawlands. 632 2411. I Nicos 375 Sauchiehall Street. I Rattles l5 Benaldcr Street. Partick Cross. 334 5321. I Rooftops ()2 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. I Savoy Savoy (‘entre. Sauchiehall Street. 3320751. I Scalini 51 West Regent Street. 331 1980. I The Shelter 7 Renfrew Court. 3326231. I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 2484600. I SW148 ('arlton Place. 429 555‘). I Tin Pan Alley 39 Mitchell Street . 221 5275.

I Venue 474 Sauchichall Street. 332 3872.


I The Amphitheatre 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670.

I Blue Oyster Club 96a Rose Street Lane North. 226 6458.

I Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226 4224.

I Cate St James 25 St James ('entre . 557 2631.

I Chambers Street Student Union (‘hambers Street. 667 101 l.

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

I Liberty's (ireenside Place. 557 3807.

I Madisons (ireenside Place. 557 3807. I Millies Niddrie Street. 556 6050.

I Moray House Student Union t loly'rood Road. 556 8455.

I The Network West Tollcross. 228 3252. I The Penthouse Home Street.Tollcross. I Potterrow Student Union. Bristo Square. 667 0214.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 56 Fountainbridge. 22‘) 7733.

I Shady Lady’s Cow’gate. 225 6569.

I Teviot Bow Student UnionTeviot Row. (in? 2091.

I Venue ('alton Road. 557 3073.


I Dream The Mission. 11pm- 3am. £3(£1 admission tickets circulating). Sec Festival preview for details.

I Floral Riot Network 2. 10.30pin—4am. £2 Full of indie kids flopping theirl'ringes to the likes of James. Stone Rosesarid other current new wave faves. The playlist is moving steadily towards an tip-to-date dance orientation. but still includes the odd classic trom a few years back. Popular and deservedly so.

I Marleys Shady Lady 's. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Reggae is'l'l 1E sound ofthe summer. and this might just he the club toconvince the crowd that a slower music tempo does not necessarily equate with an empty tltiricc‘fltitii.

I Zappa Wilkie Ilotise. l0pm—3am. After the success ol~ its midweek slot. Zappa tries to capture the weekend clubbers with its ‘strangely strange. oddly normal' blend of 60s and 70s tracks. From Hendrix and Led Zepplin to the Velvet Underground and The Doors. with Fleetwood Mac squeezed somewhere inbetween. A rather unusual concept in club decoration too. That‘s all I'm say irig.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—4am. £1.75 before 1 lpm.£3.50after.

I Buster Browns l lpm—3.30am. £2.75.

I Cale St James 8pm—2am. £l members’£2 non members. Prices rise after 1 lpm.

I Chaplins at Finsbury Park‘s. llpm—42in £2.

I The Red Hot Pepper Club ltlpm—4am. £3 before 1 l .30pm/£4 after.

I Madisons 9pm—3am. £1 before llpm/£2 after.

I Millies 10pm—6am. £2 before 2.30am:

£3 after.


I Bedrock Club The Venue. 9pm-4am. Live bands plus a disco make this a

I popular night. See rock listings for details. l I Dimension-25 Oblomovs. 9pm—1am. ; FREE. Billed as a pre-cluh ‘club‘ with a Balearic attitude diverse dance and upfront sounds mixed with classics. Lighting by WAR and backdrops by Dark Angel. I Katch Shady Lady's. llpm—3am. £2. Indie. indie and yet more indie music but the lack of originality does not detract their band of faithful regulars who shamble along every week regardless.

I Mambo Club Network 3. 10.30pm—3am. £2 members/£2.50 non members. See Festival preview for details.

I Power The Mission. 10pm—3am. £3. The Kangaroo Klub under another name swing beat and house for a younger audience. Lots of big white trainers. And Happy Mondays t-shirts. Youriwee brother might like it.


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

I Buster Browns l 1 .30pm—3.30am. £3.75. I Cale St James 8pm—2am. See Fri for details.

I ChaplinSat Finbury Park. llpm—4am. See Fri for details.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm—4am. £3 before llpm/£4 after.

I Millies 10pm—6am. £2 before 2.30am; £3 after.

Sundays OTHERS

I The Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. £1 before llpm/£2 after.

I Buster Browns 10pm—4am. Half price before llpm/£2.75 after.


I Millies llpm—4am. FREE. Tuesdays

I Bass Rock The Mission. 10.30pm—3am.

£2. Get those flares a-flapping to

; Manchester sounds. plus house. hip hop


I Messenger Hi-Fi Reggae Sound System

i The Venue. 9pm—late. £2 (£1.50). A reggae club that plays Roots. Ragamuffin.

Love rs Rock and some massive Dub

- sounds instead of the more mainstream. ()n the night (iadman selecting the

g rhythms cool and staedy along with MC

! Zeb. Listen to his vocals on the excellent

new Sugar Bullet single as an indication of


I Millies llpm—4am. FREE.

VVednesdays I Millies 1 lpm—4am. FREE. Thursdays

I Atomic hi-NRG Attack The Penthouse. 8pm— lam. FREE. If you thought that hi-NRG ended with ‘So Macho'. then

i think again. Most of us wished that ithad. btit not Dave and Adam. who play the hottest new imports every week.

I Millies l lpm-4am. FREE.

I Saddle Sore Pelican. 10pm—3am. £2. See Festival previes for details.

I Shag The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. See Festival preview for details.


IThe Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. Half price before llpm/£2 after.

I Cate St James 8pm— 1 am. Free.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10.3pm—3am. £1 .50

before 1 1.30pm/£2.50after.