dancefloor. Somewhat reliant on older. recognisable tracks though - and an older. recognisable audience.

I Mambo Club Network 2. 11pm—4am. £3.50(£3). Sir Ossic promises a great Festival party with his eclectic blend of African. Latin and salsa. reggae. soca and calypso.


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

I Buster Browns l lpm—3.30am. £2.75.

I Cate St James 8pm—2am. £1 members/£2 non members. Prices rise after 1 1pm.

I Chaplins at Finsbury Park “is. 11pm—4am. £2.

I The Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm—4am. £3 before 11.30pm/£4 after.

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

I Millionaires 10pm—4am. £1.


I Bedrock Club The Venue. 9pm—4am. Live bands plus a disco make this a popular night. See rock listings for details. I The Brain Playhouse Studios. 11pm—4am. £4(£2). See Friday for details. I Dimension-25 Oblomovs. 9pm— 1 am. FREE. Billed as a pre-club '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. 11pm—3am. £2. Indie. indie and yet more indie music but the lack oforiginality does not detract their band of faithful regulars who shamble along every week regardless. Worth the odd visit though. as the playlist has been known to change on occasion.

I Mambo Club Network 3. 10.30pm—3am. £3.50(£3). See Friday 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. Your wee brother might like it. You might too. occasionaly.


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

I Buster Browns 11.30pm—3.30am. £3.75. I Cate St James 8pm—2am. See Fri for details.

I ChaplinSat Finsbury Park. 1 lpm—4am. See Fri for details.

I Bed Hot Pepper Club 10pm—4am. £3 before 1 1pm/£4 after.

I Millionaires l lpm—4am. £1.



IThe Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. £1 before 11pm/£2 after.

I Buster Browns 10pm—4am. Halfprice before 1 1pm./£2.75 after.

I Millionaires 1 1pm—4am. £1.


I Bass Rock The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Get those flares a-flappingto M-sounds. plus house. hip hop and soul. That northern English city has a lot to answer for.

I Messenger iii-Ft Reggae Sound System The Venue. 9pm—late. £2 (£1.50). A reggae club that plays Roots. Ragamuffin. Lovers Rock and some massive dub sounds as well as the more mainstream. DJ Zeb also appears on Sugar Bullet‘s ‘World Peace‘ single. which is about as good a recommendation as you get.


I North The Mission. 10.30pm-3am. £3 (£2.50). Everything starts with an M at this indie-dance club which plays the sort of music originating somewhere in the north. surprisingly enough. Go and scuff your Timberlands to the Mondays. Roses. Charlatans..lames. Farm. . .gct theidea'.’


I Atomic tit-NRC Attack The Penthouse. 8pm—1am. FREE. ifyou thought that hi-NRG ended with ‘So Macho‘. then think again. Most of us wished that it had. but not Dave and Adam. who play the hottest new imports every week.

I Saddle Sore Pelican. l0pm—3am. £2. Yee-haw! Snatch that snappy gingham and pull on those high steppin‘ boots fora night of good ol‘ country faves. Dolly Parton. Kenny Rogers. . . plus the White Denim Cowboy and the Band With No Name. And just don't miss that singsong— altogether now ‘l‘ve been walking these streets so long. . .‘

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I Shag The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Well. if the Cliff Richard Tribute evening. and the ever-so-slightly-early Xmas party wasn‘t enough. the Shag boys have another few treats in store. Watch out for a Super Cereal Promo (ever hankered after a Tony the Tiger Hawaiian shirt'.’ Your own personal (‘oCo Pops bowi'.’ Your dream could come true . . .a live PA from the newly-reformed Wombles. and of course the Shag Second Birthday Party. featuring unconfirmed guest appearances from Prince and Pavarotti. The wild and wacky world ofGraham Hall. eh? Don‘t say we didn't warn you.


I The Amphitheatre 10pm—3am. Halfprice before “pm/£2 after.

I Cate St James Rpm—1am. Free.

I Blue Oyster Club. 10.30pm—3am.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10.30pm—3am.

£1 .50before l1.30pm/£2.50after.


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 StJames 25 St James Centre.557 2631.

I Chambers Street Student Union Chambers Street. 667 101 l.

I Finsbury Park 3—5 South St Andrew Street. 5561020.

I Liberty's Greenside Place. 557 3807.

I Madisons Greenside Place. 557 3807. I Millionaires Niddrie Street. 556 6050. I Moray House Student Union Holyrood 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 Fountainbridgc. 229 7733.

I Shady Lady’s Cowgate. 225 6569.

I Teviot Row Student Union Teviot Row. 667 2091.

I Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.





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